THE Furness family of X Factor’s Jay James Picton are backing him all the way to win the show.
TWELVE members of a Cumbria rescue team were called out to a man who fell while descending a mountain.
A HEATED public meeting in Barrow heard that on-street parking permits have “not worked” – while councillors promised to object to a plan for new charges. (17 comments)
WINTER is on the way and Cumbria residents are being reminded that the clocks will go back this weekend.
MANUAL workers at Barrow’s shipyard have rejected a pay deal which would have seen their salaries increase by almost eight per cent. (136 comments)
JOB creation in the area could take off after a Cumbria lighting firm has bagged a major contract on two new models of luxury private jet.
ANDY Cook ended his mini-goal drought as his deadly finish earned Barrow AFC a narrow victory at Colwyn Bay. (2 comments)
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- Ex-Chelsea defender talks up Barrow AFC's clash at Colwyn Bay (1 comment)
- Roll-on roll-off subs in use for Furness FA Senior Cup matches
- Hawcoat Park RU face tough examination against De La Salle
- Cartmel Races lands more meetings in 2015
A HIT-AND-RUN Barrow milkman has been told his driving was the cause of the “catastrophic injuries” which have left a cyclist needing round-the-clock care. (18 comments)
A LUCKY couple wiped away tears of joy when they found out they had won the wedding of their dreams.
BEN Merriman MPharm(Hons) MRPharmS, pharmacist with the local and independent Murray group of pharmacies, talks about the new NHS Minor Ailments Service, how it can be accessed and the changes it will bring to the people in Barrow
HALLOWEEN is almost upon us and we want to put together a special gallery of your pets in pumpkins (or costumes if they're too big).
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A DALTON garage worker has revealed how he came face to face with an escaped primate and how a colleague handfed it a banana. (51 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
BARROW’S greatest rugby league son has been inducted into the sport’s hall of fame. (10 comments)
SCHOOL pupils were inspired to think about life at a newspaper during a class visit this morning.
SCHOOL pupils were left 'excited and overwhelmed' during a special lesson.
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 HUSBAND and wife who have gone from barely being able to run for five minutes without stopping to taking on gruelling races have been nominated for a Love Barrow Award.
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THE Big Clean is back with a bang and we are asking residents to suggest Furness places for a summer cleaning blitz.
KEEN shoppers can splash out and support a vital local charity at the same time.
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A NEW consultation period has been opened for the public to have their say on a controversial parking meters scheme. The 21-day window to comment started on Monday night – and Cumbria County Council is asking for opinions on the proposed costs and streets where the parking bays and payment meters should go.
THE theme for this year’s World Mental Health Day is schizophrenia and in light of this, Furness Mind is speaking out about the issues facing local people with the condition.