Lancashire Evening Post

Preston’s new cathedral one of only three in the world

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Plans for £4m youth zone in Chorley approved

Youngsters in Chorley may have their ‘lives changed’ after plans for a £4m youth centre were approved.

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Fossilised human foot bone from South Africa dating back 1.7 million years which contains the oldest evidence of malignant cancer on record. Photo: Patrick Randolph-Quinney/UCLAN/PA Wire

Lancashire scientist finds oldest ever cancer

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Pope declares Preston church a cathedral

The Pope has declared a formerly closed Lancashire church a cathedral for Indian Catholics - one of only three worldwide.

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Preston Crown Court.  PIC BY ROB LOCK

Judge bans yob from Preston pub after shocking attack

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Police and Trading Standards raid BES Utilities offices at Fleetwood Town

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BREAKING: Chorley’s A&E will NOT reopen in August

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Protesters campaigning against the closure of Chorley A&E

Chorley A&E ‘won’t open for another six months’

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IKEA shoppers urged to check bank balances after double-charging incidents

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My role as auntie is meant for largesse and chocolate

Artist Nils Westergrad created an urban art piece in Blackpool as a curtain-raiser for Sand Sea and Spray festival.

Blackpool streets ahead for urban art

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Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Late night thrills and fireworks for pleasure

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On Bowie byRob Sheffield

Book review: On Bowie by Rob Sheffield

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Eyvi Gillard shows off the hair she had cut for Little Princess Trust

Little Eyvi 's big chop for Little Princess Trust

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Kite festival

Top 10 things to do in Lancashire at the weekend

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