SYRIAN refugees could by-pass the normal procedure for getting people into social housing, as part of Furness' commitment to help vulnerable families fleeing the war-torn country.
THE front passenger window of a car has been smashed in Barrow.
THE A590 at Meathop has reopened following a crash involving three vehicles.
BARROW MP John Woodcock has joined forces with a shipyard lobby group to clarify the position on Trident renewal in the wake of what they describe as “red herrings” being peddled by the Scottish Nationalist Party.
A CALL by the Scottish National Party to scrap the Trident nuclear deterrent has been defeated by a huge margin in the House of Commons.
A WINDFARM company has signed an agreement to fund the running costs of Barrow lifeboat station as part of a deal worth £120,000.
A MOTHER from Barrow has launched a website in a bid to raise £6,000 to pay for special treatment for her baby.