Alton Towers owner fined £5m


Man killed in crash near the spot where he was orphaned

A MAN has been killed in a car crash just a few miles from the spot where his parents died in a tragic accident 19 years ago.

Junction of Chapel Lane and Poplar Drive, Coppull. Picture: Google

Driver sought after crash with cyclist


Flytippers dump waste at Preston Cemetery in ‘despicable’ act

Piles of household waste have been dumped in Preston Cemetery in a “despicable” act by flytippers.

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The old lifeboat station in Morecambe which was targeted by stone throwing youths who broke a window in the observation deck.

UPDATE: No arrests after ‘mindless vandals’ attack Morecambe lifeboat station and threaten volunteers

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Run in the Dark route revealed

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Building on the reputation of Dames on the Run


‘This is just the beginning’ says teen after X Factor exit

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Home check-ups: Firefighters remit in checking alarms is being extended

Firefighters asked to look out for signs of dementia


Leaky boat in a sea of sharks should be sunk

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Juan Mata has held discussions over a new contract with Manchester United

Mata in talks over new United deal


Trainer: Fury seeking help after ‘witch-hunt’

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The cast of Stick Man

This children’s show isn’t a stick in the mud

Sir Ranulph Fiennes. Photo credit: Bill Prentice

Explore a new season in the arts

Nickleodeon 90s party

Top 10 things to do in Lancashire at the weekend

How can we tell when we are being watched?

A sixth sense? How can we tell when we are being watched


World’s deadliest spiders which can cause four-hour erection before death found in ASDA bananas


Are tattoos putting firms off hiring staff?

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