AN “intoxicated” tourist cost taxpayers at least £18,000 after he was rescued following a night out.
A £2.6 billion contract has secured 1,500 jobs at the Clyde naval base which is home to the UK's Barrow built nuclear deterrent, the Defence Secretary said.
A 20-year-old man slammed a window in Dalton with his hand and shattered it after his ex locked him in the yard after a row.
BARROW Raiders have made a treble swoop for players from the local amateur ranks.
THE second day of a two day legal hearing over plans for a new supermarket on the edge of Ulverston Town Centre is under way.
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FROM tomorrow (1 October 2014), motorists won’t need to display a round paper tax disc in their windscreens. If you’re confused about what the tax disc changes mean for you, the Evening Mail has prepared this guide.
TICKETS have gone on sale for all the major music festivals next summer, including Cumbria’s own Kendal Calling, but none of the bands have been announced. Is it fair that people are being asked to commit to buying tickets for bands they might not enjoy, at the risk of missing out altogether?
A DRUG dealer who carries a “heavy responsibility” over a notorious murder has been jailed for almost four years.
AN influential principal who has transformed her Barrow college into a nationally recognised institution will retire in the spring.
AN inspiring group which supports people who self-harm has been nominated 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.
AN unprecedented level of development and investment means Ulverston is about to embark on one the most exciting decades in its history. (5 comments)
A DRIVE to help a vital service cope with rising demand over the summer holidays has received a welcome donation.
VICTORIA Rothery, 32, from Ulverston, a florist at Dodd’s Florist, and Paul Braithwaite, 30, from Haverthwaite, a self-employed painter and decorator married at Holy Trinity Church, Bardsea, on Saturday May 24, 2014.
WE don’t do summer holidays in my household, preferring to spend July, August and September at home, heading further afield at “the back end”. (2 comments)
THE Spanish Riding School of Vienna performs in the North of England for the first time from October 31 to November 2. NATALIE CHAPPLES went to meet the top riders and horses at home in the Austrian capital ahead of the tour