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North-West Evening Mail
Keep Britain Tidy announces clean-up campaign for 2017two cleans scheduled to take place in May. After asking residents to get in to
Keep Britain Tidy announces clean-up campaign for 2017
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
two cleans scheduled to take place in May. After asking residents to get in touch and with the guidance of Streetscene at Barrow Borough Council, we have decided to target the following areas in the upcoming months. 1. James Freel Close 2.... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Police candidates battle it out in publicofficers, tackling crime at night and how different areas of the county will be
Police candidates battle it out in public
Whitehaven News / Posted 5 days ago
officers, tackling crime at night and how different areas of the county will be served. Brendan Sweeney, deputy leader of Barrow Borough Council, asked the candidates how they would ensure the needs of Barrow were met when only one candidate lived... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
PCC candidates battle it out in public one week before electionofficers, tackling crime at night and how different areas of the county will be
PCC candidates battle it out in public one week before election
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 days ago
officers, tackling crime at night and how different areas of the county will be served. Brendan Sweeney, deputy leader of Barrow Borough Council, asked the candidates how they would ensure the needs of Barrow were met when only one candidate lived... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Primary school kids caught at scene of malicious fire at dangerous Barrow spotThere's also a lot of asbestos down there, and aerosol cans from an old fire. T
Primary school kids caught at scene of malicious fire at dangerous Barrow spot
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
There's also a lot of asbestos down there, and aerosol cans from an old fire. The risk is huge." Fire bosses are set to begin talks with police and representatives from Barrow Borough Council to look at the possibility of regular patrols in the ar... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Former Barrow Grammar School pupils invited to war memorial serviceFORMER pupils of a grammar school are being invited to a service to mark the in
Former Barrow Grammar School pupils invited to war memorial service
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 days ago
FORMER pupils of a grammar school are being invited to a service to mark the installation of a war memorial. Barrow Borough Council is set to host a rededication service on Friday at the town hall. The service is to mark the installation of the two... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Tributes to Nella Last actress Victoria WoodHall, transporting the town back in time and using original 1930s double-decker
Tributes to Nella Last actress Victoria Wood
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Hall, transporting the town back in time and using original 1930s double-decker buses and cars. Terry Waiting, leader of Barrow Borough Council at the time of the filming, recalled the excitement around the town. He said: "I didn't meet her but... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Victoria Wood, star of Housewife, 49, and award-winning comedian diesHall, transporting the town back in time and using original 1930s double-decker
Victoria Wood, star of Housewife, 49, and award-winning comedian dies
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Hall, transporting the town back in time and using original 1930s double-decker buses and cars. Terry Waiting, leader of Barrow Borough Council at the time of the filming, recalled the excitement around the town. He said: "I didn't meet her but... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Victoria Wood, star of Housewife, 49, and award-winning comedian diesHall, transporting the town back in time and using original 1930s double-decker
Victoria Wood, star of Housewife, 49, and award-winning comedian dies
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Hall, transporting the town back in time and using original 1930s double-decker buses and cars. Terry Waiting, leader of Barrow Borough Council at the time of the filming, recalled the excitement around the town. He said: "I didn't meet her but... Read more
164 related stories
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North-West Evening Mail
Vast amounts of litter cleared from Cumbria's stretch of the M6on the M6 in Cumbria between Friday March 4 and Sunday March 6 and collected 11
Vast amounts of litter cleared from Cumbria's stretch of the M6
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 15 days ago
on the M6 in Cumbria between Friday March 4 and Sunday March 6 and collected 116 sacks of rubbish. Streetcare Officer at Barrow Borough Council, Peter Buckley, said: “It is incredibly important to keep the major roadsides clean and clear as well... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Junior Sea Cadets are environmental heroes in first Big Clean of the yearUnfortunately the tent wasn't salvageable." The sea cadets gathered 12 bags of
Junior Sea Cadets are environmental heroes in first Big Clean of the year
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Unfortunately the tent wasn't salvageable." The sea cadets gathered 12 bags of rubbish altogether, which were collected by Barrow Borough Council. Streetcare officer Peter Buckley said: “The Streetcare Department, on behalf of the council has... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Candidates unveiled for Dalton by-electionhave been setting out their plans and priorities for the ward as the campaignin
Candidates unveiled for Dalton by-election
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
have been setting out their plans and priorities for the ward as the campaigning gets under way in the town. The seat on Barrow Borough Council was made vacant following the death of Councillor Bill Bleasdale who represented the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Candidate unveiled by Barrow and Furness Labour Party to fight Dalton South by-electionwill contest the seat made vacant by the death in January of Cllr Bill Bleasdal
Candidate unveiled by Barrow and Furness Labour Party to fight Dalton South by-election
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
will contest the seat made vacant by the death in January of Cllr Bill Bleasdale who represented the Conservatives on Barrow Borough Council. Last night Labour party members were campaigning in the ward alongside Mr Blezard, who faces... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Plans for new power station at Roosecote welcomed by the communityincluded is a proposal to build an 'energy storage unit' to house advanced indu
Plans for new power station at Roosecote welcomed by the community
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 26 days ago
included is a proposal to build an 'energy storage unit' to house advanced industrial scale batteries. Ray Guselli, former Barrow Borough Councillor and opposer to the biomass plans, believes a gas-powered plant could be a good thing for the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Drainage delay puts Barrow health super centre plan in jeopardyfull support for the scheme. But they had to stop short of granting consent. C
Drainage delay puts Barrow health super centre plan in jeopardy
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 27 days ago
full support for the scheme. But they had to stop short of granting consent. Charles Wilton, principal planning officer at Barrow Borough Council, said: "There was a desire on the part of the planning committee to signal their support for this... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
New junction will be 'stimulus' for Barrow Marina VillageTerrace, will act as a stimulus for private sector development on the site. As
New junction will be 'stimulus' for Barrow Marina Village
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Terrace, will act as a stimulus for private sector development on the site. As landowner of the Marina Village site, Barrow Borough Council acquired the land around the proposed junction to allow for future development. This latest... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Former Barrow furniture store could become restaurant and barBuddha Lounge Bar in Duke Street, are wanting to branch out from food into nigh
Former Barrow furniture store could become restaurant and bar
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Buddha Lounge Bar in Duke Street, are wanting to branch out from food into nightlife as well. The application submitted to Barrow Borough Council states they want to convert the old store into a restaurant and bar with live music and a late... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Key Barrow road to be improved as part of marina visioneconomic plan, but we can only unlock its full potential by investing in approp
Key Barrow road to be improved as part of marina vision
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 1 months ago
economic plan, but we can only unlock its full potential by investing in appropriate infrastructure development." Barrow Borough Council is the landowner of the Marina Village site and will be responsible for developing it as part of the... Read more

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