THREE grieving children have been warned their school places are in jeopardy because they took time off to attend their Ulverston grandfather’s funeral.
A KEEN Cumbria thespian who lived life to the full will be remembered with a colourful celebration next week.
A NEWLY installed defibrillator at Askam golf club could make the difference between a heart attack victim living or dying.
THE warm and lilting Barrovian tones of Hairy Biker Dave Myers and his Geordie pal Si King are being studied by teenagers as part of their GCSEs.
THE future of one of the best-loved landmarks in Barrow could be in jeopardy – if stability issues can’t be solved.
THE first in a succession of charity events to mark a year in office for the mayor and mayoress of Barrow proved a huge success.
FUEL, technology and even a top vacuum cleaner are among the prizes that North-West Evening Mail winners have received.
THE man who armed Rhys Jones’s killer has been released from Haverigg prison in Cumbria five years into a 12 year sentence. (1 comment)
DETAILS of how a Barrow man died in a Thai prison more than two years ago should finally be revealed when an inquest into his death is held next month.
THE Bluebirds are drawing 1-1 at Harrogate Town after centre-back Duran Reynolds' header bagged their equaliser in the latter stages of the first half.
DYSTONIA is a neurological disorder which causes involuntary muscle spasms. It affects around 70,000 people in the UK. Dystonia Awareness Week takes place from May 3 to 11. Here GILL JEPSON, from Barrow, explains how her husband Harry was diagnosed with the condition
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