A MOTORIST has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving after an early hours crash in Ulverston.
Cumbria Police have confirmed zookeepers are on the hunt for a young female capuchin monkey which escaped South Lakes Wild Animal Park in Dalton (5 comments)
BARROW Raiders will kick off their 2015 Kingstone Press League One season at Gateshead.
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- Bessie's pride as Barrow RL legend Willie Horne enters Hall of Fame (1 comment)
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POLICE have confirmed that a man has been charged with a Barrow shop robbery.
A WOMAN has been charged with a wounding offence after a man was found with serious injuries in Barrow. (1 comment)
POLICE are investigating after two people were injured close to a Barrow pub. (3 comments)
TRIBUTES have been paid to a graduate who died after being found at a city beauty spot.
A FURNESS business says it can play a major role in halting the international ebola crisis with a product which kills deadly bugs. (5 comments)
ROADWORKS causing massive traffic delays on a busy Furness road may not last as long as scheduled, with contractors putting in extra hours to speed the work along. (2 comments)
A CATASTROPHIC incident onboard a submarine saw temperatures in the nuclear reactor soar and led to the crew being forced to strip off and use rags filled with ice to cool down, according to a copy of the Royal Navy’s investigation report obtained by the Evening Mail. (6 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 mum took her baby along when she set out as a getaway driver in an armed robbery.
UP to half of children in South Cumbria’s poorest wards are in poverty with an “unprecedented” use of food banks. (22 comments)
HEARD the one about a man and two cats on a mobility scooter road trip? (2 comments)
A NATURALIST and councillor has warned of the dangers to people and the environment after a car got stuck on a stretch of Furness sands. (15 comments)
JAGUAR cubs the “size of coke cans” have been born. (2 comments)
THE leader of the Conservatives in Furness has spoken of his intention to return to politics following his recovery from a stroke – and says he believes the party can regain control of the council next year. (8 comments)
BARROW and Furness MP John Woodcock has said Conservative welfare reform minister Lord Freud should resign or be sacked for suggesting some disabled people should be paid £2 an hour.
Pictures taken from around Cumbria showing stunning sunset
A TWEET from Barrow Police went viral when officers commented on the savage punch which earned a Wigan Warriors player a red card in the Super League Grand Final. (18 comments)
THREE fearless Cumbria police officers have been nominated for bravery awards for tackling an armed gang in Barrow. (5 comments)
THE red carpet was rolled out in Ulverston for a spectacular awards evening to celebrate community champions and hometown heroes. (4 comments)
SHIRLEY GIBNEY, a housewife and mum, and Robert Howard, 32, a wind turbine technician, both from Barrow, married at St Mary’s Church, Barrow, on August 2, 2014.
GEMMA Graham, 32, a physiotherapist and Barry Pugh, 30, a process operator/mechanical fitter, both from Askam, married at The Grange Hotel, in Grange, on April 27
AFTER a busy morning in his Barrow surgery dealing with patients’ gnashers, my dentist husband Gordon arrived home the other lunchtime more than ready to get his own teeth into something hearty and satisfying.
DISNEY World tends to be the first thing that people assume when you tell them you’re off to Florida. KARL STEEL takes a trip to little-known Panama City Beach to see if the Sunshine State has more to offer than just Mickey Mouse
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.
A TALENT show star will put the “X” in Xmas when he arrives in Barrow for the big switch-on. (1 comment)
BEN Merriman MPharm(Hons) MRPharmS, pharmacist with the local and independent Murray group of pharmacies, talks about head lice, what they are and the various methods available to get rid of them.
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 PENSIONER who nurses injured birds and animals back to health is in the running for a Love Barrow Award.
THE Big Clean is back with a bang and we are asking residents to suggest Furness places for a summer cleaning blitz.
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