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REVEALED: Lancashire school performance tables 2017

Education
Betfred winner Stephen Griffiths

Two punters scoop £200,000 in Lancashire’s ‘luckiest town’

Chorley

Lancashire MP sets off for inauguration of president-elect Trump

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Victoria Cherry

Man charged after Preston woman’s body found at house in Bolton

Preston

30 people missing after avalanche buries hotel in Italy

Offbeat

Preston’s Caribbean Carnival back on the road

Whats on

Pensioner denies abuse allegations

Crime
One lane has been closed on the Northbound M6 after the incident

Drivers on M6 suffering delays after lorry breakdown

Transport
One lane has been closed following the accident on the M6.

Lane re-opened on M6 Southbound after lorry accident

Transport
Recovery work is in progress.

Delays on M61 Southbound after accident

Transport
Drivers are experiencing delays on the M6

Drivers suffering delays on M6 after HGV smash

Transport
There will be no weekend trains between Blackpool and Preston

No weekend trains between Blackpool and Preston

Transport
Drivers are experiencing delays

Delays on Southbound M6 after accident

Transport

All lanes re-opened on M61 after lorry overturns

Transport

Man bailed after death of Chorley teen in late night crash

Transport

Motorist rescued from ditch after crash

News

UPDATE: Tributes paid to tragic teenager killed in late night crash

News
Charcoal burning at Ignite shisha cafe

Firm fined £32,000 as deadly gas found in shisha cafe

Crime
The vicar of Lancaster the Rev Chris Newlands.

Hate crime bigot targets Lancaster vicar

News
Victoria Cherry

Man charged after Preston woman’s body found at house in Bolton

Preston
Wellington Court, Burnley

New-born baby girl murder investigation

News

Why Lancashire County Council may be watching you

News

Pensioner denies abuse allegations

Crime

Woman suffers damaged teeth in 'serious assault'

Crime

Police release two people arrested after death of baby

Crime
School is about is about more than just exams as pupils at Worden Academy know

REVEALED: Lancashire school performance tables 2017

Education
Dr Roy Armstrong.

Gambia unrest thwarts university research and conservation trip

News
John Alpe at the stepping stones at New Laund Farm

Taking a Lancashire farm to the city

News
Lis Smith (left) presents the Career Aspiration Award to Holy Cross Catholic High School, Chorley

Preston’s College rated as Requires Improvement in latest Ofsted report

Education
Heysham High School.

Heysham High head speaks out over ‘inadequate’ Ofsted report

News

Author strikes gold with debut teenage novel

News
Holy Cross Strictly winners Rachel Moore and Kai Bundy

Holy Cross dance night away for a great cause

Education

Wheels in motion for disabled youngsters

News

Bishop retires after 43 years in Ministry

Lancaster

Inquiry launched into sex claims at a Lancashire school

Education

Digging deep to get youth zone under way

News
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A new apartment/hotel is opening up at Number 10 Theatre Street, Preston

Plans unveiled for city bedroom boost

Preston
Brabin's

Nation's oldest shop could close

News
The M6 is to be closed overnight for important link road work.

Overnight M6 closures to take place as part of ongoing link road work

News

Gambia unrest thwarts university research and conservation trip

News

Hospice project cashes in thanks to bank staff

Preston

Taking a Lancashire farm to the city

News

New restaurant set to open its doors in Preston

Business
John Alpe at the stepping stones at New Laund Farm

Taking a Lancashire farm to the city

News
County Hall

Why Lancashire County Council may be watching you

News
Melvin Nicholson, Cauldron Falls

The ‘perfect shot’ that went round the world

Business

Student village to ‘help free homes’

News

Warning over four-hour road closure after anti-fracking protest

News

70ft tree falls on Heysham community centre in high winds

News
Gordon and Donna Thorpe with two of their children Matilda, 21 months, and Phoebe, 7. Their eldest is Drew, 5

Holiday joy turned into ‘nightmare’

News
Healthcare crisis

Councillors’ plea to health bosses to ‘tell it like it is’

Health
Red Rose Running Club member Susan Heatley is aiming to take part in the Brighton Marathon this April

Susan puts heart into marathon challenge

Preston
Nicola and Adrian Davies at their wedding in Avenham Park.
Credit Rob Ditchfield Photography

Preston park proves popular for couples’ big days

Business
HAPPY TIMES: David Lean with new wife Theresa

Dream Christmas wedding marks the start of happier phase for David Lean

News
Horse racing on Penwortham Holme in the 1840s

Saddle up as the horse traders ride into town

Nostalgia
Officers' Mess, at Fulwood Barracks, in Preston

Ghostly spirit in the officers' mess

Nostalgia
A Gourmet Burger Kitchen advert which people believed to be offensive to vegetarians and vegans

10 most complained-about adverts in 2016

Offbeat 2
House prices are reaching a dangerously inflated level

2017 property crash would see £399 a week wiped off UK property values

Offbeat 1
Dennis Hobson Jnr (left) with his father Dennis Hobson senior. The remains of a legendary member of Sheffields boxing community, who died last week, are to be cryogenically frozen. Scrap metal businessman Dennis Hobson senior, aged 82, father of the fight promoter of the same name, died last week after battling cancer.

Bare-knuckle fighter is first named Brit to be cryogenically frozen

Offbeat
Sitting is 'the new smoking'

Sitting down too much can age women by 8 years, but not men

Offbeat