THE defence secretary gave a major boost to the prospect of the Successor submarine programme being given ‘maingate’ approval when he said “now is not the time to start rethinking” the UK’s nuclear deterrent.
NUMBER crunchers at councils across Cumbria were last night making sense of a fresh blow to their finances, as Whitehall announced cash allowances for the next financial year.
TROUBLEMAKERS face being banned from a town centre for 24 hours if they cause a disturbance tonight or over the festive period.
FROM the outside looking in, no-one would have guessed the marriage of convicted Barrow paedophiles Kevin and Susan Barnett was anything other than ordinary.
ONE of the UK’s most successful gymnasts spent a day in Millom inspiring and coaching 30 local youngsters.
IT is not surprising Barrow AFC owner Paul Casson believes the club’s home form will be the key to their chances of securing title glory.
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THE first Alice’s Escapes Christmas in November Ball drew more than 100 guests to The Netherwood Hotel, in Grange.
SARAH PALMER, 24, a primary school supply teacher from Barrow, and Mark Redhead, 34, a primary school teacher from Ulverston, married at St Mary’s Church, Dalton, on August 9, 2014.