MOTORISTS across Cumbria are being warned to drive carefully after freezing temperatures overnight left roads in icy conditions.
A MOTORIST blocked the A590 near Dalton when he pulled in front of another vehicle, before getting out and hurling abuse at the driver.
THE winter sales have been prompting a post-Christmas spending spree in Barrow as customers flocked to the shops to grab a bargain.
PEOPLE with minor illnesses or injuries are being reminded to avoid visiting Furness General Hospital where possible as the A&E department is "under pressure".
A VERY special surprise Christmas Day present was delivered to one young mum as she gave birth to a beautiful baby daughter.
IN the first part of our Review of the Year series, we take a look at some of the more positive and quirky events in January, February and March 2014
THE Christmas capital of Furness pulled a festive cracker once again this year with its 16th amazing firework display.
HAVING a real Christmas tree in the house can provide that special festive touch.
BARROW AFC surrendered top spot to Fylde who secured an exhilarating 3-2 Conference North home win at Kellamergh Park. (1 comment)
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- Barrow Raiders players help needy with food parcels
- Barrow Paralympian runner Dean set for Kenya training camp
- Raiders man Murphy buys AFC ticket to help wheelchair sports club
- Raiders Leigh loan ace Hankinson ready to deliver
- Barrow Raiders lotto winner kindly hands £1,000 back to club
POLICE are still appealing for witnesses to two horrific crashes on the A590 on Monday.
DIRT bike daredevil Tayla Smith has continued to impress with his speedy moto-cross displays.
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IT was hard to decide what had been the highlight as we made our way back to Cumbria on the M6.
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.