A MAN has died following a crash on the A66 in Cumbria tonight.
A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of assault and criminal damage following an altercation with a woman near McDonalds in Barrow.
POLICE are investigating a burglary at a garage in Dalton after thieves forced their way inside.
A BRIDGE in Barrow will be closed for around half a day tomorrow while inspection work takes place.
BARROW AFC climbed back to the top of the Conference North table with a come-from-behind victory against visitors Brackley Town.
LEADING doctors faced a barrage of questions over the region’s health system at a special event in Barrow on Friday.
A WEEKEND of fine dining which raises thousands of pounds for deserving charities and good causes got off to a flying start in Dalton on Friday night.
ONE grateful diner will have more reason than most to enjoy an annual gourmet charity dinner in Dalton this weekend, thanks to the cash raised by last year’s event.
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HISTORY was made for Furness as one happy couple were pronounced husband and husband. (12 comments)
HOW do you make an hour-long show out of a picture book? Well, if you’re children’s theatre writer and director David Wood OBE, you add a lavish sprinkling of songs, a dash of audience participation and a dollop of laugh-out-loud physical theatre.
PERFORMANCE data for schools and colleges released this week shows increases and dips in pass rates. (3 comments)
BARROW runner Dean Miller reports on a successful Kenyan training camp.
ZOO boss David Gill, right, has announced he is to stand in the local elections in May. (35 comments)
AFTER a three day silence, comedian Russell Brand has responded to a challenge from Barrow and Furness MP John Woodcock to visit the town and debate the future of Trident. (20 comments)
CALLOUS thieves used a cancer charity as a cover to try to con cash and bank details by cold calling. (1 comment)
THE winter blues have been banished among young Furness footballers as their mid-season break has been filled with futsal action.
THERE was something of the secret agent about me as I stealthily leapt up the stairs from the lakeside car park to check out dining options at our venue of choice.
HURTLING down Broadway at a rate of knots, there’s not a soul in sight as I marvel at the New York skyline.