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Kendal Archives, lunchtime closures, 1pm-2pm, Thursday 19 and Friday 20 October 2017

Advance ordering required for certain collections at Kendal Archives, further details 

Theatres and Cinemas in Furness exhibition, Barrow Archives, Tues 3 October 2017-Friday 12 January 2018, further details

'A Piper's Tale' book launch, Barrow Archives, Thursday 26 October 2017, 7pm, further details 

Furness Film and Theatre Drop In Session, Barrow Archives, Monday 6 November 2017, 1-4pm, further details

Christmas closures: Cumbria Archive Centres will close at 5pm, Friday 22 Dec 2017 and re-open at 9.30am on Wednesday 3 Jan 2018

Barrow Streets: your photos, our town, photograph archive project, further details

Read about West Cumberland men in World War One  in October 1917 (1.69MB, PDF) Newssheet

World War One:
Cumbrian newspaper indexes and other resources