A sports club has been given £10,000 by Sport England to teach rowing on Windermere.
A MAN has been jailed after knowingly infecting his Barrow girlfriend with HIV.
BAE Systems Submarines is due to conduct two road movements in Barrow this week which may cause temporary disruption for motorists.
MUSICIAN Glenn Cornick, the original bassist in rock band Jethro Tull, has died, aged 67.
BUSINESSES say a foul smell from a Barrow waste processing site has returned, a year after the facility was temporarily closed down by officials.
CUMBRIA police are continuing to investigate this morning after a man and woman died following an explosion at a Lake District wedding celebration. (3 comments)
BARROW AFC owner-in-waiting Paul Casson has completed the Ice Bucket Challenge at his Texas home.
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A CUMBRIA charity champion stepped up to the mark in style, backed by his team, after being nominated for the Ice Bucket Challenge. • Watch the video
A RUGBY player on a stag night was involved in a bar brawl in Barrow captured on CCTV.
BARROW AFC climbed to the Conference North summit despite Saturday’s uphill struggle at Solihull Moors – but Darren Edmondson is still keeping his feet firmly on the ground.
TRIBUTES have been paid to Billy Quinn – a fine all-round sportsman who shone at cricket and football in the 1970s. (5 comments)
IT may not exactly be a monster, but for a Furness angler landing a small but rare scaldfish was a memorable catch.
A DRIVE to help a vital service cope with rising demand over the summer holidays has received a welcome donation.
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The World Health Organisation has suggested that e-cigarettes be banned from indoor public use. Should we outlaw their usage?
A CAMPAIGN to prevent a road from closing, effectively rendering a tourism hotspot unsafe, is gathering momentum. (21 comments)
THE finalists for this year’s CN Group Business Awards have been chosen, and the judges say the standard is as high as ever.
AFTER a bank holiday weekend away – and having failed to do a ‘big shop’ recently – my fridge this week was looking distinctly like Old Mother Hubbard’s cupboard. (2 comments)
WHEN it comes to marking the memory of war, Salford Quays has some great exhibitions and memorials, discovers NATALIE CHAPPLES.
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