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Brand's chance to become a Barrow-boy

Russell Brand has really landed himself in it now. He’s spoken so badly out of turn that he’s been challenged to visit Barrow-in-Furness where they make submarines. 437 more words

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First day back on the ice and from the top of the snow, not much has seemingly changed: temperatures hover around -30 C, caribou are still meandering the ice edge, and the horizon remains white in seemingly every direction.  277 more words


Barrow's Iconic Power Station Is Demolished

The iconic Roosecote power station that stood tall in Barrow for more than 60 years has been demolished in a controlled explosion.

The site – which is owned by energy giant Centrica – was mothballed in 2012 due to the volatile market. 116 more words


PLAYER IN FOCUS: Jason Walker (Alex Eden)

Barrow’s much travelled striker Jason Walker is under Alex Eden’s spotlight in his latest Player in Focus column

DOB: 21/02/1984
Position: Striker
Current Club: Barrow… 408 more words

Player In Focus

Walsall player 108. John "Jock" Morgan

John “Jock” Morgan (18 August 1889 – 1983) was a Scottish professional footballer who made nearly 250 appearances in the Football League playing for Birmingham, Doncaster Rovers, Bristol City, Barrow, Walsall and Southport. 177 more words

Walsall player 106. Colin John Methven

Colin John Methven (born 10 December 1955) is an Indian-born Scottish former professional footballer. A centre-half, Methven began his career with East Fife in 1974, whilst also working as a mineworker. 270 more words