Kendal’s Christmas shop closes down due to a combination of increased rent and reduced footfall.
Meanwhile, the Elgin Marbles have hit the news again but this cartoon didn’t quite make the Gazette’s front page
United Utilities opens an information centre in Windermere and the anti-pollution campaigner Matt Staniek promptly stages a protest, inviting Greta Thunberg to join him.
n a rare outbreak of good news, plans to close hundreds of rail ticket offices in England have been scrapped after protests from the public and rail unions.
Volunteers have recovered twenty five bicycles dumped in Kendal’s River Kent.