A speeding motorist who caused the death of his friend by driving dangerously on a country road has been sent to prison.
THE next hearing into the case of a 38-year-old Dalton man arrested in a hotel with a 15-year-old girl will take place tomorrow.
A FURNESS politician has written to David Cameron pleading for bridges to be built across the Duddon Estuary and Morecambe Bay.
BUILDING a road tunnel under Morecambe Bay is a “pie in the sky fantasy” and a distraction from realistic transport solutions in the North West, Barrow's MP has said.
A DANGEROUS Ulverston criminal, locked up after a bungled late-night raid on Greenodd petrol station, has been told by top judges he cannot complain about his jail term.
LAKE District rescuers evacuated a family and their pet from the side of England’s highest mountain.
BARROW Raiders have signed young Salford City Reds prospect Kyle Dolan on a one-year deal. (1 comment)
A HUGE wind recording device which has been beached on Walney for nine days is not expected to be moved until next week.
BRITISH Transport Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak to after a schoolboy was hit around the head on a train in Cumbria.
The debate of whether viewers get value for money from their TV Licence Fee raised its head at a BAFTA event this week, with a top MP describing it as ‘worse than the poll tax’
OPTOMETRIST at Specsavers in Barrow, JULIE DIXON, looks at how lifestyle choices can affect your eyesight
A LITTLE girl who loves watching the world go by can now do so protected from the elements thanks to a charitable trust giveaway.
A DALTON wildlife-lover who tirelessly dedicates her time to nursing injured and ill animals back to health has been put forward for an accolade for her hard work.
BARROW’S greatest rugby league son has been inducted into the sport’s hall of fame. (10 comments)
MY best friend and I have recently decided that, as we head towards a significant birthday together, it’s time to let some adventure into our lives.
A DROP in temperature doesn't mean British beaches should be deserted, as LEANNE RINNE discovers on a surfing adventure in the West Country
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