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Popular Ulverston drummer with Deatbeats dies after cancer battle aged 53

TRIBUTES have been paid to a beloved musician who has died of a rare form of cancer.

Julian Milner was just 53-years-old when he died after a six month long battle with Burkitt's Lymphoma which he fought bravely.

The former George Hastwell School teacher was well known in

yesterday 05:50
Roaring success for Lakeland Wildlife Oasis' funding campaign

A LOCAL zoo has smashed its £10,000 campaign target but it’s only the beginning, says its manager.

Lakeland Wildlife Oasis in Milnthorpe has been asking for donations since the site closed last week due to coronavirus.

So far £8,388 of a £10,000

yesterday 22:29
Roaring success for Lakeland Wildlife Oasis' funding campaign

A LOCAL zoo has smashed its £10,000 campaign target but it’s only the beginning, says its manager.

Lakeland Wildlife Oasis in Milnthorpe has been asking for donations since the site closed last week due to coronavirus.

So far £8,388 of a £10,000

2020-04-05 19:14
'Fruit extract allowed me to climb mountains again' says Staveley mum who has battled chronic pain

A SOUTH Lakeland mother who has battled against chronic pain and fatigue said a natural fruit extract enabled her to climb mountains again.

Forty-one-year-old Tori Sandilands, of Staveley, was struck down by a severe neurological condition in her early 20s which left her barely able

2020-04-05 17:08
'Fruit extract allowed me to climb mountains again' says Staveley mum who has battled chronic pain

A SOUTH Lakeland mother who has battled against chronic pain and fatigue said a natural fruit extract enabled her to climb mountains again.

Forty-one-year-old Tori Sandilands, of Staveley, was struck down by a severe neurological condition in her early 20s which left her barely able

2020-04-05 15:02
Outdoor exercise could be banned if lockdown rules are flouted, Hancock warns

Outdoor exercise could be banned if people flout the social distancing rules, the Health Secretary has warned.

Matt Hancock said sunbathing in public spaces was against the Government guidance, and told those who dared to disobey that they are putting their own and others' lives at

2020-04-05 13:59
Royal Mail announces changes to depot hours and deliveries to start from April 6

From Monday, April 6, Royal Mail will be making changes to delivery office depot opening and closing hours, as well as deliveries.

The new changes have been put in place to ensure the safest and most reliable service for its customers nationwide.

To protect the health and

2020-04-05 12:56
WONDERFUL UK NEWS: Mother and son fight crime together

A MOTHER and son are fighting crime together from the same police station after he following in her footsteps to become a fellow frontline officer.

Jordan Unitt, 21, has joined the same police force as mum Maxine, 44, after watching her tackling crooks since he was six-years-old.

2020-04-05 09:47
WONDERFUL UK NEWS: Mother and son fight crime together

A MOTHER and son are fighting crime together from the same police station after he following in her footsteps to become a fellow frontline officer.

Jordan Unitt, 21, has joined the same police force as mum Maxine, 44, after watching her tackling crooks since he was six-years-old.

2020-04-05 07:41
Don't be tempted to visit Lakes this weekend - health chiefs warn

CUMBRIAN health chiefs have united to add their voices to what is now the nation’s life-saving battle-cry: “Stay at home.”

More than any other single action, as Cumbria braces itself for the inevitable peak in Covid-19 infections in the weeks ahead, taking that

2020-04-04 13:50
'You find yourself trapped': A first-hand account of supermarket shopping in Kendal

A CONTROLLED method of dealing with social distancing was clear from the get-go on my weekly shop at Asda in Kendal.

When I approached the entrance there was a team of security guarding the front like it was an army encampment.

I was told “grab your trolley and take

2020-04-04 09:38
'You find yourself trapped': A first-hand account of supermarket shopping in Kendal

A CONTROLLED method of dealing with social distancing was clear from the get-go on my weekly shop at Asda in Kendal.

When I approached the entrance there was a team of security guarding the front like it was an army encampment.

I was told “grab your trolley and take

2020-04-04 07:32
Home at last: Kendal sisters who were stranded in Dubai return to UK

TWO emergency service workers from Kendal who found themselves stranded in Dubai amid the coronavirus outbreak have now returned home.

Nurse Rosie Addison, 25, and sister Jenny, 28, a police officer, had a ‘rescue flight’ arranged for them and arrived back home on

2020-04-03 09:29
Home at last: Kendal sisters who were stranded in Dubai return to UK

TWO emergency service workers from Kendal who found themselves stranded in Dubai amid the coronavirus outbreak have now returned home.

Nurse Rosie Addison, 25, and sister Jenny, 28, a police officer, had a ‘rescue flight’ arranged for them and arrived back home on

2020-04-03 07:23
South Lakeland District Council agree carbon neutrality targets

South Lakeland District Council has agreed a major leap forward in its fight to tackle climate change.

SLDC's Cabinet members were asked on Wednesday March 18 to recommend to the council a policy which would commit the authority to achieving net carbon neutrality by 2030.

2020-04-03 06:20
Lives at risk as deliberate fire rages

FIREFIGHTERS have warned landowners not to start fires in these ‘challenging and unprecedented times’.

Three fire crews from Ulverston and Millom, a wildfire unit, Landrover and a fire manager were called to Kirkby Moor outside Ulverston at 12.20pm on Monday.

2020-04-02 15:38
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Camilla salutes NHS army of volunteers ready to report for duty

The Duchess of Cornwall has thanked thousands of volunteers who will report for duty to help the NHS through the coronavirus crisis.

As more than 750,000 people – three times the original target – signed up to join the “volunteer army”, Camilla checked in on an

today 22:38
Boris Johnson in intensive care: Politicians from all sides offer support

Politicians from across the spectrum have wished Boris Johnson well after the Prime Minister was placed in intensive care with severe coronavirus symptoms.

Newly elected Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer led messages of support from all the major party leaders, saying “all the

today 22:38
Key questions after Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened.

What does this mean and will he continue to lead the country’s response to the pandemic?

– Why has Mr Johnson been moved to the intensive care ward?

A Downing Street spokesman

today 22:38
Key questions after Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened.

What does this mean and will he continue to lead the country’s response to the pandemic?

– Why has Mr Johnson been moved to the intensive care ward?

A Downing Street spokesman

today 22:38
Raab to lead daily Covid-19 meeting in PM’s absence

When Cabinet ministers dial in for their daily emergency coronavirus conference call on Tuesday morning, there will be a different face at the helm.

With Downing Street confirming that the Prime Minister has been transferred to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened on

today 22:38
Boris Johnson ‘conscious’ in intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened.

Mr Johnson is understood to be conscious and was moved to intensive care at about 7pm on Monday as a precaution should he require a ventilator.

The 55-year-old had been admitted

today 22:38
PM ‘very likely’ to need ventilator, professor says

The Prime Minister is “extremely sick” – with many coronavirus patients who need intensive care requiring invasive ventilation, an expert has said.

Boris Johnson was moved to the critical unit at St Thomas’ Hospital on Monday evening as part of his ongoing treatment

today 22:38
Pressure on ministers to review NHS oxygen supplies following critical incident

Pressure has been piled on the Health Secretary to ensure hospitals have the oxygen capacity required to help coronavirus patients suffering from the worst symptoms.

The acting leader of the Liberal Democrats, Sir Ed Davey, has written to Matt Hancock to warn of “catastrophic

today 22:38
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today 22:38 Camilla salutes NHS army of volunteers ready to report for duty
today 22:38 Boris Johnson in intensive care: Politicians from all sides offer support
today 22:38 Key questions after Boris Johnson moved to intensive care
today 22:38 Key questions after Boris Johnson moved to intensive care
today 22:38 Raab to lead daily Covid-19 meeting in PM’s absence
today 22:38 Boris Johnson ‘conscious’ in intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen
today 22:38 PM ‘very likely’ to need ventilator, professor says
today 22:38 Pressure on ministers to review NHS oxygen supplies following critical incident
today 22:38 April 18 UFC event ‘100% on’ as Dana White finds Khabib Nurmagomedov replacement
yesterday 21:35 Faint glimmers of hope as virus deaths slow in places
yesterday 21:35 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:35 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:35 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:35 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:35 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:35 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:35 Doctors without PPE ‘bullied and shamed’ into treating patients
yesterday 21:35 Doctors without PPE ‘bullied and shamed’ into treating patients
yesterday 21:35 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:35 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:35 Talks held over introducing Club World Cup competition
yesterday 21:35 10 things to help you ease coronavirus anxiety
yesterday 20:32 PM remains in hospital as minsters face calls for lockdown ‘exit strategy’
yesterday 20:32 Police commend shopkeeper who tackled ‘armed’ robber
yesterday 20:32 Covid-19 antibody test more effective ‘later in the epidemic’
yesterday 20:32 Covid-19 antibody test more effective ‘later in the epidemic’
yesterday 20:32 Boy waves at empty street as members of the public isolate due to coronavirus
yesterday 20:32 TV shows enjoy ratings lift as lockdown begins
yesterday 20:32 TV shows enjoy ratings lift as lockdown begins
yesterday 20:32 Liverpool offer apology as they make u-turn over furlough plan
yesterday 20:32 Heather Watson ‘gutted’ at Wimbledon’s absence from 2020 calendar
yesterday 20:32 Former Real, Atletico, Barcelona boss and Luton player Radomir Antic dies
yesterday 20:32 UK cases of coronavirus area-by-area
yesterday 20:32 Prime Minister Boris Johnson in intensive care
yesterday 20:32 Prime Minister Boris Johnson in intensive care
yesterday 19:29 PM remains in hospital as minsters face calls for lockdown ‘exit strategy’
yesterday 19:29 EasyJet secures £600m Government loan as founder says it will ‘run out of money’
yesterday 19:29 Medical masks should be prioritised for health workers – WHO
yesterday 19:29 PM remains in hospital as minsters face calls for lockdown ‘exit strategy’
yesterday 19:29 Wales international Ross Moriarty signs new Dragons deal
yesterday 19:29 Tennis players to compete in virtual Madrid Open
yesterday 19:29 Liverpool apologise and reverse decision to furlough non-playing staff
yesterday 18:26 Tesco builds pop-up store in new Nightingale Hospital
yesterday 18:26 World’s biggest stars in virtual concert to celebrate frontline workers
yesterday 18:26 Family found dead in village died from injuries ‘consistent with gunshot wounds’
yesterday 18:26 Airbnb hosts found offering ‘isolation retreats’ in defiance of lockdown rules
yesterday 18:26 MPs call for social media to be held accountable over 5G conspiracy theories
yesterday 18:26 Bond star Honor Blackman remembered for ‘beauty, brains and physical prowess’
yesterday 18:26 What impact is the coronavirus making in British and world athletics?
yesterday 18:26 Timeline of sport’s response to coronavirus on Monday, April 6
Latest news from Great Britain
today 22:32 Raab says government will continue as PM moved to intensive care
today 22:20 Steven Gerrard 'sends love' to Rangers fans as he insists wage decision was 'no brainer'
today 22:20 Well-wishes flood in for Boris Johnson after Prime Minister taken to intensive care
today 22:17 Coronavirus: Police want spit guards to protect officers from 'vile behaviour' The use of spit hoods is controversial - there have been incidents where people have died in police custody after wearing one.
today 22:17 Coronavirus: Johnson's COVID-19 timeline and how the PM's condition worsened
today 22:17 Coronavirus: 'Government business will continue' - Dominic Raab The Foreign Secretary, who will "deputise where necessary", said the PM is in "safe hands" after he was moved to intensive care.
today 22:17 Coronavirus: Why is Boris Johnson in intensive care and what treatment will he get? A microbiologist has said it is likely the prime minister will be receiving oxygen to help his breathing.
today 22:17 Is your area among the worst for ignoring social distancing rules?
today 22:17 Rishi Sunak says Boris will come out ‘even stronger’ as he leads well-wishers
today 22:17 Call of Duty Modern Warfare update: PS4 and Xbox patch news for COD download
today 22:17 Brian Cox speaks out on 5G mast attacks amid bonkers coronavirus conspiracy
today 22:17 Eurozone crisis: Public debt to soar by up to 4.2 TRILLION euros due to coronavirus
today 22:17 'Close parks!' Furious caller, 74, savages selfish Britons ignoring coronavirus measures
today 22:17 Revealed: The Queen's most unusual souvenir which weighed a shocking 589kg - what is it?
today 22:17 Thousands pack into Chinese national park as lockdown relaxed - shock pictures
today 22:17 Meghan Markle 'never really felt welcomed' by Royal Family - Expert's shock claim
today 22:17 Hunt for aliens: Saturn's moon Enceladus could be home to life, argue scientists
today 22:17 Boris Johnson in intensive care: How ill is Boris Johnson?
today 22:17 Alex Jones and Alex Scott leave The One Show fans distracted with bizarre coincidence
today 22:17 Queen issues statement as Boris Johnson moved into intensive care battling coronavirus
today 22:17 Andrew Neil issues terrifying '50:50 chance' coronavirus warning for Boris Johnson
today 22:17 Boris Johnson underlying health conditions: Does the PM have any health conditions?
today 22:17 Coronavirus scam: Pensioners warned of pandemic fraud after 'over a million' reports made
yesterday 21:29 PM Johnson in intensive care after COVID-19 worsens
yesterday 21:29 Text: PM Johnson moved to intensive care
yesterday 21:29 PM Johnson moved to intensive care as COVID-19 symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:26 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition 'worsened'
yesterday 21:23 Boris Johnson taken into intensive care
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus: England manager Gareth Southgate takes 30% pay cut The England manager, who has a reported salary of £3m a year, is one of the Football Association's highest earners.
yesterday 21:14 Ex-detective spared jail for exploiting women because he needs to care for son during virus lockdown The defendant had previously admitted inappropriate contact with four vulnerable women.
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus: Stranger coughing in blind woman's face is being treated as hate crime Wiltshire Police says the victim was walking with her guide dog when she was coughed at by someone nearby.
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition worsens The PM's health deteriorates but he remains conscious and has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise for him.
yesterday 21:14 Boris Johnson taken to intensive care for coronavirus
yesterday 21:14 Dominic Raab to deputise ‘where necessary’ while Boris Johnson is in intensive care
yesterday 21:14 Ireland’s coronavirus peak ‘could be lower than expected’ as death toll rises
yesterday 21:14 Coronation Street spoilers: Will Geoff lock Yasmeen in the box again?
yesterday 21:14 Tiger bone trade: Shocking reason why people film big cat slaughter exposed
yesterday 21:14 George Galloway mocks Keir Starmer's 'zombie' shadow cabinet in stunning jibe
yesterday 21:14 Nationwide to cut interest rates on 5% deal - how new customers could still bag an account
yesterday 21:14 easyJet: Airline secures £600M bailout after issuing dire warning - ‘Money will run out!'
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus symptoms: When should I go to hospital if I think I have coronavirus?
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus good news: Philosopher outlines reasons to think positively during lockdown
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus lockdown is WORKING: Graph gives major boost to UK as rate of infection slows
yesterday 21:14 Intensive care meaning: What is intensive care? What is ICU?
yesterday 21:14 Dominic Raab asked to deputise for PM as Boris Johnson moved into intensive care
yesterday 21:14 Pound to US Dollar latest: Sterling plummets after Boris Johnson moved to intensive care
yesterday 21:14 Boris Johnson in intensive care: Downing Street statement in full
yesterday 21:14 Fears dogs and cats could be coronavirus 'super spreaders' as virologist questions safety
yesterday 21:14 Boris Johnson in intensive care: PM fighting for his life as coronavirus symptoms worsen
yesterday 20:26 Former Labour leader Miliband returns to frontline as party's business spokesman
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