HUNDREDS of people have signed a petition calling for Furness to become a place of sanctuary and help some of the thousands of refugees fleeing the war-torn Middle East.
CUMBRIA police are investigating a report of criminal damage after a vehicle had all four of its tyres slashed.
MOTORISTS are being reminded to build in extra time for journeys starting next week.
THE new £8.1 million Barrow police station will officially open its doors next month and we can give you a sneak peek inside.
EMERGENCY teams were called to rescue two elderly people from quicksand off the Cumbria coast this afternoon.
A 26-year-old admitted using threatening behaviour.
PAUL Casson has flagged up the importance of AFC’s tough home clash against unbeaten National League high-fliers Eastleigh by saying: “Let’s kick-start our season.”
A DALTON offender who knocked a man unconscious with a single punch in a Barrow pub is due to be sentenced today.
A BARROW college's new principal and chief executive hopes to grow the institution and make it even more successful.
A MOTORIST on Walney hit another person’s car before driving off without leaving his or her details.