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Lancashire couple restage wedding reception after groom rushed to hospital first time round

News

Burnley mother, 26, charged with the murder of her newborn

Crime
Becky Sumner went up to the top of Preston Bus Station intending to commit suicide last week, and a Good Samaritan talked her down and saved her life

Lancashire woman saved from suicide calls for people to be open about mental health issues

Health

Fire in Chorley leaves car “well and truly burnt out”

News

Roll on spring, say frustrated Preston drivers

Transport

Proud Ranvir takes on top university role

Education

Murder investigation launched after man found with 'significant' head injuries

Crime
Brabin's

Nation's oldest shop could close

News
Fishergate, Preston

Highways bosses grilled over controversial bus lane plans for Preston

Transport
Next week's roadworks

NORTH WEST ROADWORKS: 23-29 January 2017

North West

Roll on spring, say frustrated Preston drivers

Transport
Nobody is thought to have been seriously injured in the incident.

All lanes re-opened after car smash on Southbound M6

Transport
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 suffering delays on M6 after HGV smash

Transport

No weekend trains between Blackpool and Preston

Transport

Delays on Southbound M6 after accident

Transport
Reports of serious crimes have increased

Funding warning as figures show rise in serious crime across Lancashire

News
Mavis Youren.

Heysham gran attack family says NHS let dad down

News

Burnley mother, 26, charged with the murder of her newborn

Crime
Lancaster Farms

Horror as nurse held captive by inmate with razor blade

Crime

Murder investigation launched after man found with 'significant' head injuries

Crime

WANTED: Chorley man wanted after breach of licence

Crime

Man wakes up to 'disturbing' knife-point robbery

Crime

Blackpool takeaway closed down after dead rat found in cellar

News
Teachers were praised for ensuring the quality of education continues to improve

School praised after visit by Ofsted

News

Proud Ranvir takes on top university role

Education
A file picture of Devonshire Primary Academy in North Shore

Probe at Blackpool school after pupil goes missing

News
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 head speaks out over ‘inadequate’ Ofsted report

News

Author strikes gold with debut teenage novel

News

Holy Cross dance night away for a great cause

Education

Wheels in motion for disabled youngsters

News

Recipe book is icing on the cake as Lancaster cupcake firm ends

News

Milnthorpe wildlife park earns top certificate of excellence

News
The team of local engineers who gave up their time to help fit a new heating system at a house in Crag Bank.

DIY SOS-style makeover helps couple in need

News

City firm a leading light in league table

Business

Coffee chain looks set to open at Preston station

Business

Highways bosses grilled over controversial bus lane plans for Preston

Transport

Lancashire recommends... health food stores

News

NORTH WEST ROADWORKS: 23-29 January 2017

North West

Woodland paths to see £13K facelift

Chorley
Wayne Dixon and his dog Koda, from Clitheroe, as he makes his way around the coast of Britain litter-picking as he goes.

Wayne’s world - a country full of litter

News
Cuadrilla workers preparing the site at Preston New Road for fracking

Church fracking claim sparks online war

Business
John Alpe at the stepping stones at New Laund Farm

Taking a Lancashire farm to the city

News

Why Lancashire County Council may be watching you

News

The ‘perfect shot’ that went round the world

Business
Mavis Youren.

Heysham gran attack family says NHS let dad down

News
Steve Walton, 62, with his son-in-law Ryan Crawford who donated one of his kidneys to him.
Steve's transplant was a huge success and his new kidney was functioning amazingly well.
However, out of the blue, only weeks ago, Steve was diagnosed with a rare cancer and died in hospital

“No regrets my husband donated his kidney to my dad”

News
Left to right: Pam Rigby, Melanie Bamber and Ann Bamber with the challengers who will take part in Bums on Seats. Ian Bamber is next to Pam

Fund-raisers will be sitting down on the job for cancer charity

News
Police were called to campaigners from Protect Chorley Hospital from Cuts and Privatisation as they were holding a candle-lit vigil outside Chorley and South Ribble District General Hospital on Wednesday night.

Police called over gift of cake for Chorley A&E staff

News
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
BT are putting their prices up

BT price hike for all broadband and TV users

Offbeat 3

Privacy scare over selfie app Meitu

Offbeat
T2 Trainspotting is set in the present day with the main characters

Choose mildly positive reviews: Trainspotting sequel wins over critics

Offbeat

North West men wanted to become Butlers in the Buff

Offbeat