A KEEPER SHOT BY POACHERS NEAR ORMSKIRK.
Between twelve and one o'clock on Monday morning a gamekeeper named JAMES LEYLAND, in the service of LORD SKELMERSDALE, was shot by a gang of poachers.
At the time named, LEYLAND was passing over Hoscar Moss,...
It is stated that a larger number of election petitions will be
presented in the forth-coming session than for a number of years, and that an
eminent Queen's counsel has already received twenty-five retainers. Derby,
On Tuesday evening last, the first of the third series of lectures for the
winter season was delivered in the George Moore Memorial Hall, Mealsgate, by
Mr. Thomas THOMPSON, of Maryport. Mr. T. P. MARTIN pres...
Egremont, died on Saturday from injuries received in descending Wyndham Pit, Bigrigg
Moor, on Friday.
The circumstances under which he received the injuries were these: -
He came to th...
MR. PLATT, M.P., ON THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND.
On Saturday night, MR. PLATT, one of the members for Oldham, addressed a meeting in connection with the Working Men's Liberal Association.
In the course of his speech, he said that although a churchman hims...
TO TOURISTS, INVALIDS, SEA BATHERS, &c.
SAINT BEES, CUMBERLAND
This favourite and fashionable resort of the Tourist and Invalid, &c.,
on the coast of Cumberland, has been justly declared one of the most healthy
and agreeable place...
Letters to the Editor.
KIRKBYTHORE NATIONAL SCHOOL.
Dear Sir, - A letter having appeared in your last week's issue, emanating
from "A poor Householder," which was altogether so onesided and calculated
to give a wrong impression throughout the country w
WORK - SHOP, 19 SANDHILLS LANE
Thomas WILLIAMSON, Cabinet maker, house and ship joiner, &c., &c.,
begs most respectfully to return thanks for the patronage and support with which
he has be...
"LOOK HERE!" - Numerous, indeed, are the stratagems not unfrequently
resorted to by our shopkeepers, as an incentive to induce the public to become
purchasers of their wares; but all others are completely cast in the shade
ST. HELEN'S COLLIERY DISASTER RELIEF FUND.
On Thursday evening, a meeting of the members of the Workington (Rugby and Association) Football Clubs, was held at the Royal Hotel, William Street, Workington, for the purpose of adopting the balance...