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  • Landscapes, sunsets and livestock captured in Furness

    SOME of the best pictures taken in Barrow, Thorny Nook and Urswick. These are the latest shots taken by The Mail’s talented Camera Club. If you would like to see your pictures published in print and online, along with your byline, join The

  • World champion joins martial arts masters for latest seminar

    WINDERMERE and Kendal's Sport Nunchaku were invited to take part in a special martial arts event in Rotherham alongside several highly respected masters. Sensei Smith from The Sport Nunchaku UK National HQ, located on Droomer Driver, is the UK’

  • Hospice calls Deborah James 'a truly inspirational lady'

    ST Mary's hospice has paid tribute to Dame Deborah James, calling her 'a truly inspirational lady.' Deborah James has raised the profile of hospice care in the months preceding her death yesterday from bowel cancer at just 40 years old.  St

  • A590 drug driver, 54, handed driving ban

    A MOTORIST has been convicted of drug driving after he was found to have had cannabis in his system on the A590. Barrow man Alistair Hughes admitted that he drove a Ford Transit on the road near Rusland Pool with the substance in his blood.

  • Barrow letting market continues to boom amid rising rents

    RENTAL homes are flying off the market in Furness following a post-Covid boom, an agency has reported. PC Lettings, which lets out homes in Barrow, Dalton and Ulverston, is 'exceptionally busy' having seen hundreds of new tenants move into homes

  • Line-up released for Furness Tradition festival

    The organisers of Furness Tradition Festival in Ulverston have announced the line-up of performers.  The festival takes place on the second weekend in July in Ulverston and uses the famous Coronation Hall as a venue.  It is themed around the

  • Marilyn OLIVER

    OLIVER Marilyn (formerly O'Connor) Aged 72 years of Cecil Street, Barrow. Peacefully at home on 26th June. Dearly loved mum, mother-in-law, nana, great-nana, sister and auntie. Friends please meet for a service on Tuesday 12th July, 10.30am at the Trevelyan

  • Madeleine and Ted MORRIS

    MORRIS Madeleine and Ted Madeleine and Ted's anniversary was on the 9th June and have been happily married for 60 years.

  • Michele O’NEILL

    O'NEILL Michele (Mimi) Passed away peacefully at home with her loving family by her side on Wednesday 22nd June aged 48. Dearly loved daughter of Charles and Carole. A precious sister to Alison. A loving and much loved auntie to Joseph, Max and the late

  • Jean KELLET

    KELLET, Jean (nee Tyson) Aged 67 years, of Dalton-in-Furness, passed away at St Mary's Hospice on Saturday 25th June 2022. Dearly loved wife of Stuart, much loved mam of Helen and Paula, mother-in-law of Kevin and Mark and treasured nanna of Daisy. Special