THE sun made a welcome arrival as dozens of families turned out to celebrate home grown produce at an apple day extravaganza.
A THIEF who stole more than £750-worth of booze from his old workplace has been ordered to carry out more than 200 hours of unpaid work.
POLICE were called to a collision in Cavendish Street, Barrow at around 2pm yesterday. Three people suffered from minor injuries. One adult had injuries to his head while a child was suffering with a neck injury. An off duty nurse at the scene was able to deal with the child. One police van and two ambulances attended the scene.
CUMBRIA police are investigating an assault after a man was set upon and punched by two unknown people causing injuries to his upper body.
VOLUNTEERS from the RNLI’s Barrow Station launched their all weather lifeboat ‘Grace Dixon’ last night to go to the assistance of a 20 foot power boat with engine problems.
A LANDMARK attraction is embarking on an ambitious project to track down some lost pieces of history.
Police can confirm that the man who died following the collision on the A5092 yesterday morning has been identified as Mark Anthony Mcnulty, aged 26, of Fir Trees Road, Lostock Hall, Preston.
BEER lovers are set for a barrel of fun this weekend as a popular real ale festival serves an abundance of brews to its visitors.
FURNESS coastguard were called out to assist police with a reported crashed hand glider.