BOSSES at a popular leisure centre in Dalton are celebrating after they secured £36,000 in grants to replace a 27-year-old boiler system.
BUS services which carry out more than 45,000 passenger journeys in Cumbria every year are facing the axe.
AN historic Barrow cinema and a social club will both go under the hammer at an auction in Ulverston.
A 26-YEAR-OLD Cumbria man has been charged with attempted rape in relation to an alleged attack on a nine-year-old girl.
A MAN has died after collapsing on a Lake District mountain today.
A MAN and a woman whose mothers had been friends whilst serving in Barrow during the Second World War met in the town.
EVENING Mail managing director Jonathan Lee braved the Ice Bucket Challenge after accepting a nomination from Barrow and Furness MP John Woodcock.
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BARROW MP John Woodcock took the plunge by performing the Ice Bucket Challenge accompanied by Labour MP for Wirral South, Alison McGovern.
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Cricket legend Andrew 'Freddie' Flintoff has narrowly avoided being banned from driving after being caught speeding on the M6 in Cumbria.
FORMER Raiders coach Anthony Murray has been banned from entering Craven Park this Sunday. (7 comments)
TRIBUTES have been paid to Billy Quinn – a fine all-round sportsman who shone at cricket and football in the 1970s. (4 comments)
IT may not exactly be a monster, but for a Furness angler landing a small but rare scaldfish was a memorable catch.
RADIO star Chris Evans has been telling the nation about his love of a South Lakes village.
THE daughter of a woman who died in a tragic accident has revealed plans to move away from the Lake District because the area brings up too many painful memories.
A DONATION of £1,000 will help improve the life of a sight-impaired Barrow child.
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SUPERMARKETS are divided over whether to extend trading hours on a Sunday, despite new data suggesting that after 20 years of restricted trading consumers want the laws to be relaxed. We asked if there was an appetite for Sunday trading locally.
A CAMPAIGN to prevent a road from closing, effectively rendering a tourism hotspot unsafe, is gathering momentum. (12 comments)
THREE police vans raced through Barrow town centre to attend an incident at public toilets yesterday lunchtime. (4 comments)
ANOTHER Barrow beach clean is being organised as part of the Big Clean to follow up on recent successes.
THIRTY summers ago I spent a marvellous few months working behind the bar at the Farmers Arms in Lowick, which was run at the time by the legendary and hugely popular Philip Broadley
Commuters will face a 3.5 per cent increase to regulated rail fares next year. We're asking our readers to take part in a short survey to give their opinions about rail services.
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AN EVENING Mail campaign has smashed its target by raising and collecting one tonne of food to feed struggling families over the summer holidays.
Cumbria County Council voted to introduce on-street parking charges following huge cuts to its funding. The Evening Mail is backing the Reverse the Charges campaign to abandon the plans - but here we publish the council's full Frequently Asked Questions document (1 comment)
BEN Merriman MPharm(Hons) MRPharmS, pharmacist with the local and independent Murray group of pharmacies, talks about the condition osteoporosis, those likely to be affected by it and how to reduce risks associated with its development