Friday, 27 November 2015

Dalton news

Barrow council prosecutes in connection with zoo keeper death

sarahmcclaydtgfgfg SOUTH Lakes Safari Zoo and its boss David Gill are to be prosecuted in connection with the death of a keeper killed by a tiger.

Last updated 7 July 2015
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Business prosecuted in connection with zoo keeper killed by tiger

sarahmcclaydtgfgfg Barrow council officials have confirmed they are to prosecute South Lakes Safari Zoo in Dalton and its boss David Gill in connection with the death of a staff member killed by a tiger.

Last updated 7 July 2015
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‘I’ll smash your face in’ – Dalton man threatens retirement home resident

A 24-year-old Dalton man claimed he was pushed to breaking point by ongoing parking issues and the behaviour of a resident in a retirement home.

Last updated 3 July 2015
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New footbridge in Cumbria is set to open

Old bridge 3 THE new Crooklands footbridge is now in place and set to open to the public next month. (1 comment)

Last updated 30 June 2015
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Ulverston man denies dangerous driving over death of Dalton teen

Jessica Quayle A MOTORIST charged with causing the death of a teenager has appeared in court.

Last updated 29 June 2015
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Dalton zoo gets go-ahead to change entrance at its new car park

50078220B001 A TOURIST attraction has been given the go-ahead to reposition its new car park entrance despite noise complaints from neighbours. (17 comments)

Last updated 25 June 2015
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Deserving families enjoy Dreamnight adventure at South Lakes Safari Zoo

Dreamnight THE midsummer sun might have been setting but dozens of deserving families were just about ready to roar as a night of animal magic got under way. (1 comment)

Last updated 24 June 2015
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Dalton girl is wheelie pleased after company buys her adapted trike

50077603B002 A GIRL with autism will have her own set of wheels thanks to a generous donation from a company.

Last updated 18 June 2015
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Police investigate two Dalton burglaries - including car abandoned in Barrow

POLICE are investigating two Dalton burglaries - one which involved a car being stolen and abandoned in Barrow. (8 comments)

Last updated 15 June 2015
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Sterling effort to make Dalton artist face of £20 note

S69053BB FROM the art galleries of 18th century Europe to the pockets of every man, woman and child in the UK; could a south Cumbria artist be the next face of the £20 note? (2 comments)

Last updated 8 June 2015
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Proud Dalton mum to help daughter get on her bike

p37407.jpg_001.jpg A MUM who almost burst into tears with pride after watching her autistic daughter ride a specially-adapted trike in front of cheering crowds in Barrow is appealing for the community to help her cycle again.

Last updated 4 June 2015
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Dalton residents to share their vision for town’s future

50077656B000.jpgds RESIDENTS are being given the chance to tell their new mayor exactly how they want to shape the future of their town. (1 comment)

Last updated 4 June 2015
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SLIDESHOW: South Cumbria pub's beer festival hailed as a success

Black Dog Beer Festival 2015/50077338B002.jpg_006.jpg THE return of a real ale event was hailed as “better than any new year” after drinkers guzzled their way through more than 50 barrels over the course of three days. (2 comments)

Last updated 28 May 2015
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Former marine's Dalton gym plan approved

A FORMER Dalton shoe factory storage building is to be turned into a gym.

Last updated 20 May 2015
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Chance to talk to the animals at Dalton zoo

50064935B008.jpg MAGIC will be in the air as South Lakes Safari Zoo opens its doors for its eleventh Dreamnight.

Last updated 20 May 2015
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Pub near Dalton resurrects popular ale festival

50041402B001.jpg A FURNESS pub is bringing back its beer festival after a five-year break.

Last updated 14 May 2015
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Barrow, South Lakes and Copeland voters share their views

50076663B002 AFTER weeks of arguments and debates between the candidates, voters across Barrow, South Lakes and Copeland have been having their say at the ballot box.

Last updated 8 May 2015
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Police hunt Dalton vandal who vomited on car

POLICE have launched a criminal damage investigation after a vandal attacked a parked car in Dalton before vomiting on the roof.

Last updated 7 May 2015
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Runners make Dalton race a perfect 10km

50076477B011 RUNNERS of all ages pounded around the ancient capital of Furness for a popular race.

Last updated 5 May 2015
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Girls put best foot forward in Dalton for cancer cause

Dowdales School fun run for girls 2015/50076156B000_005.jpg SOME 200 girls donned pink outfits and took to the sports field for charity.

Last updated 29 April 2015
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