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Latest news

Please note a change to opening hours at Barrow Archive and Local Studies Centre. With effect from 3rd June 2015 the centre will close at 17.00 hrs every Wednesday.

'Cumbrian Ancestors': new edition out now - ideal for family historians!

Latest news: Read how WW1 was reported in May 1915 (1.9MB, PDF) Newsheet

World War One: Cumbrian newspaper indexes and other resources