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An Uncommon Tree

Many people don’t realize this, but we have palm trees here in Barrow. That’s right. Palm trees. Case in point, these beautiful specimens right here. They can be found in a fish camp just North of the college. 20 more words


Guest Blog from Action Atomic Weapons Eradication

Now’s the time to take action against Trident replacement

Trident is one of those campaigning issues that can sometimes feel just a bit too big; our politicians seem intent on holding onto their WMD’s, and there doesn’t seem to be very much we can do to stop them. 968 more words

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Axing tourism grant is 'illogical and ill-conceived'

The chairman of Cumbria Tourism has criticised the county council for axing its £89,500 annual funding.

Eric Robson, chairman of the Staveley based tourist board, described the move as ‘illogical and ill-conceived’. 70 more words


Barrow 1 - 2 Chorley


Chorley bounced back from last week’s defeat to Boston United to win 2-1 away at Barrow in the Lancashire Challenge Trophy on Tuesday.

Manager Garry Flitcroft made eight changes to the squad ahead of Saturday’s key return fixture at Boston in the league. 258 more words



Anna prende le redini del blog questa volta (gusto per stare in tema) e quindi….

Hello white fellas!!

Riprendiamo da qualche km più a sud… o come si dice qui “off the beaten track”(fuori dalle rotte battute) . 1,165 more words


State of First Love

First Love

Is like a glorious sliver

Of golden coastline

Shimmering sand

Oozing warmth down to his toes

She frolics in the surf

With flowers in her hair… 245 more words


Whaling and Gas

CBC has an article about Barrow, the election and whaling. Point Barrow was a point of contact for operations during the pre-petroleum days when whale oil was used for lighting and the smooth running of machinery.  153 more words