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Lancashire County Council ends contract with Preston care agency

Health
Abid Hussain

Drugs gang who flooded north west with cocaine and heroin jailed

Crime

Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts in second attack in Spain

Offbeat

Doors shut at luxury outlet John Preston's Pools

Business

LEASEHOLD SCANDAL: ‘This is all one great racket for making more money’

Business

Outbreaks of deadly disease confirmed at Lancashire fishery sites

Business

Target date for opening of new Preston Market announced

Business
Elliot Jones, from North Shore, was due to appear at Preston Crown Court on August 3

WANTED: Blackpool man accused of rape

Crime

Bishop's fond farewell

Elliot Jones, from North Shore, was due to appear at Preston Crown Court on August 3

WANTED: Blackpool man accused of rape

Crime
Abid Hussain

Drugs gang who flooded north west with cocaine and heroin jailed

Crime
Police are appealing for information after a 13-year-old went missing from Longridge

Girl, 13, missing from Longridge found safe

Longridge

Missing man has links to Blackpool and Preston

News
Stephen Allen, 37, of Warrington Road, Prescot, was sentenced to six years and nine months in prison after pleading guilty to possessing the class A drug.

£70,000 of cocaine found in secret compartment of van on M55

News
One engine from Preston attended the scene and used a hose reel to extinguish the fire.

Investigation after suspicious fire in Preston

Crime
Police have revealed the knives that were handed in as part of the amnesty

68 knives, including a machete, surrendered in amnesty

Crime

Man is recalled to prison after Jo and Cass burglary

Crime

Keep your property locked and secure

Crime

Lead thief targets historic Arkwright House

News

Arrest made after man found stabbed in Preston

Crime
Emergency services were called out to the crash on Anchorsholme Lane

Road blocked in Anchorsholme after two-car crash

Transport
KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

Food and Drink
CliffCatterall,from Penworthamwas driving from a job at Manchester Airportwhen his BMW 7 series began to suffer from a mechanical failure.

Penwortham man thanks drivers who rescued him from motorway ordeal

Transport

Delays after crash between lorry and bus in Cottam

Transport

Lorry overturns at junction 40 on M6

Transport

New look for cafe and bar at Preston station

Business

Long recovery road for injured Declan

Transport
Homeowner Laura Tomlinson, partner Andrew Seed and dog Lexie

LEASEHOLD SCANDAL: ‘This is all one great racket for making more money’

Business
The affected fish at Cleverley Bridge in Forton

Outbreaks of deadly disease confirmed at Lancashire fishery sites

Business

Target date for opening of new Preston Market announced

Business
An F-35 Lightning practising ramp take-offs ready for its use on the Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier

Major F-35 milestone passed by Fylde aircraft maker

Business
Women in Lancashire are earning more than �2 an hour less than men doing the same job,

Women in Lancashire earn up to 27% less than men for same job

News
Preston New Road site land owners, Rosalyn, left, Andrew, Pam and Allan (seated) Wensley start the drilling rig, with Cuadrilla driller Thorsten Strathmann

Drilling starts at fracking site and firm launches £100,000 community fund

Business

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat

Doors shut at luxury outlet John Preston's Pools

Business

£600,000 price tag on Bonds of Elswick restaurant site

Business

Graffiti gallery is toast of Preston pub

Business
Councillor Jade Morgan with step dad Coun Martyn Rawlinson

Preston's youngest councillor to start degree at Lancaster University

Preston
Gordon Payne

Former county hall Liberal leader dies

News

Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: "When will you be Prime Minister?"

North West
Mike Holden

Burnley man trumps the President on Twitter

News

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment

New consultation on Cuerden

News

Cabinet considers top team shake-up at county hall

News

Armed police to wear head cameras

Politics
Councillor Jade Morgan with step dad Coun Martyn Rawlinson

Preston's youngest councillor to start degree at Lancaster University

Preston

Lancashire A-Level results: Heysham High School

Education
LEP  - A LEVEL RESULTS DAY (MOCK UP) 16-08-17
Students from Runshaw College, Leyland, open their results for A Level exams - students from the Chorley area, from left, Nadia Hallwood, Leon Hewitt, Jasmine Price, Rebecca Hampton, Thomas Holmes and Ciaran Davies.

Lancashire A-Level results: Runshaw College

Education

Lancashire County Council ends contract with Preston care agency

Health

Brand new bowling green is on the way in Euxton

News
CHORLEY  17-08-17
Doctor Clive Barker, centre, is retiring after 31 years as a GP, pictured with colleagues at Library House Surgery, Chorley.

Family doctor Clive Barker to retire after 31 years serving Chorley

News
Sofia Crockatt will take part in the UK Disability Superhero Series in Windsor

Superhero Sofia Crockatt leads the way for first-time triathlon charity challenge

News
Preston New Road site land owners, Rosalyn, left, Andrew, Pam and Allan (seated) Wensley start the drilling rig, with Cuadrilla driller Thorsten Strathmann

Drilling starts at fracking site and firm launches £100,000 community fund

Business
Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat
An action packed programme of events has been lined up for the fundraiser from aJust For Fun Dog Show to sports and games to picnic in the park.

Family fun day on Conway Park

News
Associate development director at FI Real Estate Management Mark Adams with plans for the Botany Bay development

Plans for hotel at luxury shopping village in Chorley

News

Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts in second attack in Spain

Offbeat 2
Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat 4
The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight including a Lancaster bomber, a Spitfire and a Hurricane

Airshows hit as Second World War planes are grounded

Offbeat 1
Brollies at the ready..

Gertcha! Tail end of hurricane could soak the north

North West
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Kerby wins every time ...

Opinion
Guy Cookson

Old tech in a modern world

Opinion

EU bigwigs are ‘raking it in’

Opinion

Queuing can be the cue for appalling behaviour

Opinion