Lake District : Local News
Polar bears, huge waves and the Northern Lights: President of Kendal MRT returns from three-month long Arctic Circle voyage
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:04:45 +0000 - BRAVING 20ft waves, close encounters with polar bears and following in the icy footsteps of some of the most famous sailors in history, it is fair to say Phil Morgan has had a highly eventful three months.
Duke will meet farm industry leaders at premier Agri Expo in Cumbria
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:00:00 +0000 - THE Duke of Westminster will be guest of honour at one of the UK?s leading winter livestock shows, being held in Cumbria today.
It's snakes alive in Grizedale Forest!
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:06:01 +0000 - EAGLE-eyed walker Bob Christie spotted this young adder while out walking his dogs in Grizedale Forest a couple of weeks ago. "It was just lying curled up on one of the dirt roads," said Mr Christie of Aldercroft, Kendal. "It was only about ten centime...
Staff at Kendal's oldest building reveal ghostly goings on
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:37:13 +0000 - STAFF working at Kendal's oldest building have spoken about the ghostly goings on within its medieval walls.
400 attend World War One exhibition in Burton-in-Kendal
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:29:15 +0000 - STORIES of World War One soldiers from Beetham, Burton and Holme were told to around 400 people at the weekend.
£500 snatched from Silverdale caravan park
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:42:27 +0000 - A MAN has allegedly stolen hundreds of pounds from a games room in a South Cumbrian caravan park.
Approval for 12 holiday rooms in Kendal
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:10:00 +0000 - PLANS to create12 holiday ?letting bedrooms? above a popular Kendal restaurant and bar have been given the green light by South Lakeland District Council.