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Bah humbug! Council slammed as ‘Scrooges’ for Christmas tree collection charge

Preston
Tina Rothery outside Preston Crown Court

Jubilant scenes as proceedings against anti fracking gran are dropped

Crime
Primark, Preston,  (Google)

Plans submitted to extend Preston city centre Primark

Business
A woman has died in police custody.

Investigation launched into death of woman in police custody

Crime

Hark the herald - it’s time for Carols by Candlelight

News

Warning after crews tackle flat fire in Preston

News

Sharp rise in number of men reporting domestic violence

Preston
Sara Jacques

Preston school bursar jailed over £30k theft shame

Crime
Stolen items found in the boot of a car stopped on the M6. Photo: Lancs Roads Police

Baby milk and nappies found after motorway police stop

Crime

Traffic warning after motorway crash

Transport

Three arrests after vans stolen

Chorley
M55

£450k M55 warning sign project completed

Transport
Police are appealing for witnesses after a crash in Carnforth.

Three injured in crash in Carnforth

Crime
Traffic on Ringway in Preston. Picture by Rob Randell

Motorists facing traffic “nightmare” in Preston

Transport
Traffic is moving slowly through the area

UPDATE: All lanes have reopened but delays still reported on M6 Northbound

Transport

UPDATE: Delays on Flensburg Way after two-car crash

Transport

One lane closed on Southbound M61 due to accident

Transport
Stolen items found in the boot of a car stopped on the M6. Photo: Lancs Roads Police

Baby milk and nappies found after motorway police stop

Crime
Milking Stile Lane in Lancaster. Picture: Google

Search for Good Samaritan after woman sexually assaulted

News

Three arrests after vans stolen

Chorley
Preston Crown Court

Man jailed for rape of student in Lancaster

Crime

Jubilant scenes as proceedings against anti fracking gran are dropped

Crime

Mum harboured fugitive ex-lover

Crime

Three injured in crash in Carnforth

Crime

Police capture convict hiding under van

Crime

Pupils from Lancaster Royal Grammar School receive awards for top results in country

News
Lancaster University is at the forefront of research into a tool designed to spot new child porn online.

Tool helps spot new child porn online

Crime
Prof Richard Taylor

Top man will bring legal team to city

Education
The reception pupils at AKS enjoyed a geography trip to Lytham Hall

Outdoors proves a great classroom

Education
Gordon Robinson.

Former Lancaster Royal Grammar School Third Master Gordon Robinson dies at age of 91

News
The Heartbeat Fun run at Leyland Leisure Centre with youngsters, organisers and retired Preston athlete Helen Clitheroe

Fun run raises £600

News
Edward Dee taking part in a challenge for the school last year

Fylde school’s tribute to tragic Edward

Education

Sporting success for high school

News

‘In so many ways I was lucky to have my mum around at school’

Lifestyle

Student robbed of equipment worth £2K

Crime

Eerie silence as full horrors of Auschwitz are laid bare to Lancaster students

News
Stolen items found in the boot of a car stopped on the M6. Photo: Lancs Roads Police

Baby milk and nappies found after motorway police stop

Crime
The Villa Urban -  how the duplex penthouse suite could look

£10m hotel and casino bid for Preston’s Guild Tower approved by planners

News

Three arrests after vans stolen

Chorley
M55

£450k M55 warning sign project completed

Transport

Plans submitted to extend Preston city centre Primark

Business

Everything you need to know about Blackpool's late night Christmas shopping and cheaper parking

Business

REVEALED: Lancashire councils earn millions from car parking charges

Business

Motorists facing traffic “nightmare” in Preston

Transport
Tina Rothery at Blackpool court

Anti-fracking ‘nana’ due for Preston court hearing

Environment
Black bin bags of rubbish and a mystery green "dye"  in a stream off Cottam Lane, Ingol, are creating  a local eyesore  and a possible health hazard, says campaigner Bill McGrath

Mystery of luminous green stream in Ingol?

News
Mike Otter near the overgrown ginnel in Farington

Residents fear vandalism as alleyway is set to reopen

News

Rod licence money put to good use in county

Environment

Flood hot spot fix is on track in Euxton

News

Lancaster’s 650 space Park and Ride to open this week

News

Fracking firm’s benefits pledge to the Fylde coast

News

Tesco plans edge closer in Penwortham

News
Susan Restorick, 59,  with her mum who has dementia at a previous Christmas celebration

‘Why we’re taking a christmas picnic to our mum, who suffers from dementia’

Health
Becky Rich who won Lancashire County Council's Volunteer of The Year Pride award

Dancer Becky shows disability is no obstacle to keeping a step ahead

News
Royal Lancaster Infirmary

Winter vomiting bug hits Ward 36 at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary

Health
Penwortham Girls' High School pupil Charlotte Hamer with  members of Penwortham  Town Breast Cancer Now and her form tutor Heather McKeown

Painting the town pink was the order of the fund-raising night

News
These bears are on sale for just �5 each

Collectable craze perfect for Christmas

Nostalgia
The victim bought the two women pies on Friargate

Seven years of hard labour for pickpocketing

Opinion
Dave Robinson with his illustrations

The Avenham to Zara of Preston

Preston
Garstang Christmas and Victorian Festival.
Pictured are Jo and Lee Birtwistle and their wood baked pizza's.
7th December 2015

The
good
 old
days

News

Exercising in pollution bad for the heart

Offbeat

Workers less likely to take sick days if colleagues have to help out

Offbeat

Web shoppers warned over Facebook Marketplace fraud

Offbeat
Edlington Recreation ground where the two brothers started their brutal attack on two boys

Judge grants indefinite anonymity to brothers who tortured and abused two young boys

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