TEAMS were slipping and sliding around together today in Barrow Park in aid of good causes.
- Crews attend garden fire in Barrow
- Road re-opened after vehicle turns over on Dalton by-pass
- Fire crews tackle blaze in Haverigg
- Dalton man, 26, jailed after choking pet to get back at ex
- Ulverston driver, 82, banned after causing crash
- Three people suffer serious injuries in five-vehicle Cumbria smash
THEY are eyeing up your house. Spider breeding season is just starting and the recent warm weather has provided bounteous food supply of flies and bugs making spiders bigger than ever. (3 comments)
A LATE Simon Grand header ensured Barrow AFC stretched their unbeaten run to eight games. (4 comments)
WALNEY Central retained the Barton Townley Cup after a 30-10 win over Dalton. (3 comments)
TRIBUTES have been paid to a much-loved husband and stepfather who died a month after undergoing a kidney transplant he had waited four years for. (1 comment)
TRADERS angry at plans to impose on street parking charges in towns across Cumbria staged a protest. (6 comments)
WHILST for most young people, starting university is a very exciting chapter of their life, I was significantly less enthusiastic.
AMPHETAMINES, cannabis plants and stolen goods worth more than £5,000 have been seized in a secret Barrow police operation.
A DRIVE to help a vital service cope with rising demand over the summer holidays has received a welcome donation.
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SHAKESPEARE, fractions and computer coding are among the additions to the primary school curriculum this year. Is this too much too soon?
A MOTORCYCLE rider from Barrow has been airlifted to hospital after a road collision near to Coniston.
Last week children across Furness, South Lakes and Millom went to school for the first time.
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SEPTEMBER: that glorious month of morning mists, leaves turning golden, autumnal nips in the air, and – possibly most glorious of all – child-free pubs. Yes, the school holidays are over and the little darlings are back in the classroom learning the three Rs – which means it’s playtime for the rest of us. (1 comment)
AS water spouts from New York’s Pulitzer fountain, I tot up the number of hours I’ve spent staring at this iconic sight. Yes, this fountain is the fountain. It’s the one from the opening credits of all 236 episodes of Friends.