Cumbria M6, A6 closed both ways.
HIGH winds have wreaked havoc across Cumbria last night.
A WARNING has been issued about high tide on the Barrow and south Cumbria coast this evening.
£7,000 of grants are being offered to community projects in Ulverston, as a thank you to local people during a £6m project to install an underground water tank in the town.
Police in Cumbria appeal for information following a burglary where £5,000 of equipment was stolen.
Police are investigating a string of burglaries targeting rural outbuildings in Ulverston.
A Cumbria man is to appear in court accused of causing death by dangerous driving.
BARROW chef Dave Myers and his dance partner Karen Hauer have reunited as they rehearse for a special performance on the Strictly final on Saturday.
WINGER Dan Parkinson says Barrow AFC must sharpen up in front of goal if they are to drag themselves away from relegation trouble.
A SECTION of a submarine built by BAE Systems in Barrow moved through the town's streets today.
A man who went round the Cumbria stealing charity collection boxes has been jailed for five years.
The family of a British surgeon who died after more than a year in detention in Syria have accused the Foreign Office of not doing enough to secure his release.
THE A590 road in Barrow was closed following a crash last night.
RIVERS in Cumbria have been issued flood alerts by the Environment Agency, following continuous heavy rain.
CUTS are reducing the fire and rescue service across Cumbria – but one village has reason to celebrate as work begins to build a new fire station.
THE community in Kirkby is celebrating after being awarded a grant to provide new sports facilities for its residents.
THERE was plenty of X Factor on Saturday 30 November as the Barrow Christmas lights were officially switched on.
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RESIDENTS shone lights to remember their loved ones at an emotional service which saw hundreds of people turn out to support a local hospice.
THE legacy of an influential Cumbria businessman will light up Christmas for children in needy families.
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THE government has declared the economy is improving following the worst recession since the Second World War. We ask; do you think this is true?
TALENTED performers who are willing to step into the spotlight to win a share of £3,000 need to grab their smart phones or iPads today, and start videoing.
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A RETIRED Barrow shipyard worker is celebrating after becoming one of the latest winners of one of our popular Evening Mail competitions.
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SOME Movember madness saw a police sergeant use his hairy top lip to create some tash-tastic photos of famous moustache wearers.
From our Barrow office we have put together a list of pictures that have been submitted to us for picture of the day in the Evening Mail. Click the headline above to see the slideshow or:
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