Lake District : Local News
South Lakes printing firm recognised as carbon neutral
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:00:00 +0000 - A SOUTH Lakeland-based printer has become the first in Cumbria ? and one of just a handful in the UK ? to be officially recognised as carbon neutral.
Carnival lights the way to road safety
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:00:00 +0000 - ORGANISERS of Kendal Torchlight Carnival have paid for a new digital speed awareness sign to help improve road safety in the district.
Game bird is top fowl at poultry show
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:50:39 +0000 - HOLME and District Poultry Society staged its annual show for the first time at the new J36 auction centre at Crooklands ? and the event was pronounced a great success with 611 exhibits in poultry classes and 84 eggs on display.
Eden halls given cash
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:20:00 +0000 - TWO village halls have received cash injections from Cumbria County Council?s Local Committee for Eden towards their refurbishment.
Internet kills off Kendal bookshop
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:30:15 +0000 - A LONG-established Kendal bookshop is to shut down after 24 years in business.
Parish earns prize for smart health training
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:10:00 +0000 - THE parish of Mallerstang, near Kirkby Stephen, has won a silver Cardiac Smart award from the North West Ambulance Service.
Teachers gain insight into BAE Systems at Barrow
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:00:00 +0000 - ELEVEN south Cumbria teachers visited BAE Systems in Barrow to get an insight into the range of careers the business has to offer.