A BARROW man whose car ploughed into a fish and chip shop admitted it was highly probable he was driving it at the time.
Prince Charles is today indulging his passion for the rural community with a visit to Cumbria.
PROPOSALS for a Lake District to London seaplane service and plans to introduced nude bathing in South Cumbria are among the April fools pranks doing the rounds this morning.
A PHOTOGRAPHER who suffered a chemical attack while on peacekeeping duties in Bosnia has invited the Korean Zen master who helped him recuperate to visit Cumbria.
A BARROW mum, whose quick actions saved her son’s life, is urging other parents to be trained in first aid.
A CHARITY which supports deaf people will put on new sessions – thanks to the latest £1,000 donation from a trust set up in memory of a popular businessman. • Would you like to apply for your organisation to receive £1,000? Click here to apply
MORE investment is to be committed so GPs can operate outside normal working hours, at weekends and during evenings. Surgeries successful in applying for the new funding will be able to improve patient access. But is this money enough? And should it be available for more areas?
WORK begins this month on a £5m refurbishment project which aims to help the regeneration of Barrow Island. (7 comments)
JUST like last year it has started as a dog-beat-dog contest in the first week of voting in the Evening Mail’s Top Pet Competition.
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POOR Ted has almost become institutionalised he has spent so much of his life in an animal shelter.
WELL-KNOWN television presenter and farmer Adam Henson has been sharing his top tips on the best way to travel these Easter holidays with your dog.
DARREN Edmondson has offered further encouragement to Aaran Taylor by telling the in-form AFC goalkeeper: “You’re in my thoughts for next season.”
YOUNG singers from across the region brought a week of competition to an end with some stellar performances.
MILLIONS of women across the UK are not taking enough exercise because they are afraid of being ‘judged’, according to Sport England. As Barrow’s This Girl Can campaign continues JO DAVIES meets two inspirational women who don’t let body image or time limitations stop them exercising.
AS we get older, many of us will find that our vision worsens and will find ourselves holding things at arm’s length to bring them into focus.
NEARLY 200 youngsters took part in a schools cross country event on Walney, where Victoria Junior School’s Lewis Ballantyne was among the winners.
ALEXANDRA Eaton, 25, a customer assistant at Tesco and Christopher James Douglas, 27, a mechanical fitter at BAE, married at Clarence House Country Hotel in Dalton in January
A DEDICATED nurse who helps youngsters cope with a diabetes diagnosis and gets them used to unfamiliar medical equipment has received the Bouquet of the Week.
LUNCH at the Wild Boar might seem like an incongruous choice for somebody who has given up red meat for Lent, but our visit coincided with the Festival of Smoke which returned for the second time on Sunday.
THANKS to a new Eurostar route, the south of France is within even easier reach. SHEREEN LOW rides the rails to Provence