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White Collar Wrestling charity match in Preston

Wrestling enthusiasts are limbering up to take on the pros to raise money for a variety of charities.
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Indian dish

Lancashire recommends... Indian take-aways

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Suomenlinna.

Travel: Why you should pay Helsinki a visit...

Helsinki’s 18th century sea fortress is built upon six islands – Kustaanmiekka, Susisaari, Iso-Mustasaari, Pikku-Mustasaari, Länsi-Mustasaari and Långören

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Strolling across the beach to Perranporth.

Travel: Exploring the idyllic hidden gems of the South-West

The sun was out, the surf was up and the scene was set for an unforgettable family holiday packed with action, adventure and the adrenaline rush of the Atlantic Ocean.

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Professor Green

Pro Green set to go green at Slimefest

UK rapper Professor Green is the final addition to the all-star line up of this year’s Slimefest.

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Search for Aussie stranger who saved Leyland couple from drowning

Search for Aussie stranger who saved Leyland couple from drowning

Leyland couple Craig and Jackie O’Neill, and their friends Jay Cartwright and Helen Wilson, were enjoying a day out in Hvar, Croatia, when they decided to hire a boat to go the nearby Paklinski Islands.

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La Promenade Des Anglais.

Travel: Bucket list destination - Nice

This week we take a look at why Nice is well worth a visit.

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The pool to Xanadu Resort, in Belek, Antalya, reflects the regions ancient history.

Travel: Get immersed in history with visit to ancient ruins in city of Perge

The sun-baked pillars rise from the ground, silhouetted against the bluest of skies, as the morning heat starts to rise in intensity.
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Snooker players raised almost 300 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation by holding a charity tournament at Elite Snooker Club, Lostock Hall

Snooker tournament in Lostock Hall boosts Rosemere's funds

Snooker players raised almost £300 for Rosemere Cancer Foundation by holding a charity tournament.

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Teresa Simpson and Barbara Seed are fund-raising for Breast Cancer Now

Pals get ready for Cambodia trek for charity

A woman who has been given a new lease of life after battling cancer is preparing to trek across Cambodia to raise funds for charity.

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Monarch Airlines have ceased trading.

Long delays for Morecambe holidaymakers as Monarch Airline folds

Holidaymakers from Morecambe were among the hundreds of thousands caught up in the Monarch Airline closure chaos.

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A sign at Gatwick Airport after Monarch Airlines collapsed into administration

Scramble for alternative flights as Monarch collapse leaves plans up in the air

Monarch customers have been forced to scramble for flights after the airline's collapse into administration disrupted holiday plans.
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Flooding on train lines. Photo: Northern.

Train line disruptions after flooding chaos

Torrential rain saw train and replacement bus services in and out of South Cumbria cancelled this weekend.
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Ashton and Lea golf club

Club menu with lots of greens make for perfect Sunday tee-time

We are never usually short on offers in our house when it comes to an invitation for Sunday lunch.

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The Wustrau (centre) at Stendenitz

TRAVEL: Life on the lakes in Germany

Ever dreamed of setting sail on holiday – but felt like a cruise isn’t your thing? The thought of spending a fortnight, cooped up with a cast of hundreds in a luxury liner, fills me with cabin fever.

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How to survive Rat Race Coast to Coast

How to survive Rat Race Coast to Coast

It is far too easy to get swallowed up in the nine to five. Blink and another year has gone in a blur of school runs, meetings and Netflix box sets.

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Picturesque Porto.

Travel: Raising a glass to Porto, the city break that’s slightly off the beaten track

It’s tempting sometimes to think of Portugal as Spain’s poor relation, writes Martin Wells.
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Beautiful Killiecrankie. Photo courtesy of National Trust for Scotland.

Travel review: Kinloch Rannoch, Scotland

Fairies are alive and thriving in the forests around Kinloch Rannoch in Scotland making seven-year-old Flossie one happy little lady.
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The view from the Hotel Zum Stadttor.

Travel: Austrian hills are alive with sound of great adventure...

There are two things that have made me fall in love with Austria over the years – the jaw-dropping scenery and the friendly people.
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Burano.

Travel: So much to see and do during whistle-stop tour of Italy...

We sat on the steps of Rome's Trevi Fountain - the newly groomed marble horses glistening in spring sunshine - and clutched coins in our left hands to throw over our right shoulders.
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