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After a four year fight by a tiny Cumbrian charity, and unprecedented national and global concern; a four week inquiry [1] starts on Tuesday 7 September and sees a mining giant [2] face public scrutiny of its plans for a new coal mine in Cumbria. South Lakeland Against Climate Change (SLACC) will lead [3] on […]

A new service to transfer seriously injured or unwell patients by helicopter from the Isle of Man directly to the UK for emergency medical treatment is commencing a long-term trial. The direct transfer of patients to trauma or other specialist centres in the north-west will ensure those who need it, receive off-Island treatment in the […]

Police are investigating a burglary in Allithwaite, where a mountain bike and tools were stolen. A property on Jack Hill was targeted between August 26 and 29. Property stolen included a green Bergamont mountain bike and a yellow petrol strimmer. Anyone with information can report online at You can also phone on 101. Refer to incident […]

Councillors have given the go-ahead for a cleaner, greener, future for Lancashire County Council services with an investment of almost £3m in new electric vehicles and charging points. The first service to go electric will be the county council’s parking enforcement team, who will be kitted out with 12 new vehicles to minimise the emissions […]

Five volunteers are preparing to take part in the World’s biggest half marathon – The Great North Run – to raise vital funds for a Cumbrian charity. The determined group includes a father of four who’s recovering from knee surgery and a 52-year-old who has never run more than seven miles! They are taking on […]

A joint investigation involving HSE and Cumbria Police is being conducted following an incident at Cavendish Park, Barrow, yesterday (Saturday 28th August), where two females and a male were injured. Police were called to the incident at 8:30pm by North West Ambulance Service. Two of the people were reported to have been on a ride […]

Blackpool Council’s mental health campaign, Get Vocal, has announced its third consecutive year of partnership with Blackpool FC, who today launched a striking black and tangerine kit displaying the Get Vocal branding. The campaign appears on the front of the team’s third kit away shirts for the 2021/22 football season. Get Vocal advertising will be […]

Police were called at 8:30pm on Saturday (28th August), by North West Ambulance Service, to a report of two females and a male having been injured at Cavendish Park, Barrow. Two of the people were reported to have been on a ride at the time that the incident occurred. Police, Ambulance, Fire and air ambulance […]

Locality Officers from South Lakeland District Council (SLDC) have completed a major clean-up of campsites used by Gypsies and Travellers migrating to and from Appleby Horse Fair. The council set up four temporary stopping places near Sedbergh and Kirkby Lonsdale for fair-goers ahead of this year’s event, which was postponed from June to August due […]

Staff at a Lancashire care home have been praised for going above and beyond after they organised a surprise 100th birthday party for a long-time resident. Ethel Fawcett, who has lived in Woodhill House Home for Older People in Morecombe for 13 years, celebrated her big day with lots of food, songs and gin and […]