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VIDEO: Benefits cheat bin man is caught in the act

Crime
Christopher Maloney

M55 CRASH: X Factor singer thought he was going to die in crash on M55

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Students from Sir Tom Finney Community High Issac Eley, Katie Wilson, Ronan Barker, Shane Stone at the brook in Grange Park, Ribbleton

Chemicals dumped in Preston school's eco-stream

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A white Mercedes was found in a ditch off Lodge Lane. Picture from Lancs road police

£21k Mercedes abandoned in country lane ditch

News

Farmers gather at Cuadrilla for fracking protest

Environment

WATCH: Mother films terrifying scene inside plane as it dropped towards the sea

Offbeat

Kos earthquake: Lancashire women on Greek island 'thought they were going to die'

News

Former nurse from Leyland jailed for breaching sexual harm order he got for possessing indecent images of children

Crime
Gayle Oakey

Preston pensioner robbed on his way home from his 80th birthday celebrations

Crime

Viewpoint: Muslim faith at the heart of Preston life

Jennifer Forshaw

Prison teacher jailed over affair with inmate at HMP Wymott

Crime
Gayle Oakey

Preston pensioner robbed on his way home from his 80th birthday celebrations

Crime

VIDEO: Benefits cheat bin man is caught in the act

Crime
Convicted drug dealer Damien O'Connor.

Appeal to Lancaster drug dealer’s associates to help take fortune

Crime
Nicholas Howard

Former nurse from Leyland jailed for breaching sexual harm order he got for possessing indecent images of children

Crime
Richard Carefoot, 24, is wanted in connection to the incident which happened at an address in Chorley

WANTED: Man wanted in connection with assault in Chorley

Crime
Adam Brookes, 33, was last seen around 11pm on July 11 in Yardley Fields Road, Birmingham.

Missing man, 33, believed to be in Blackpool

Crime

'No child at risk' after attempted abduction reports in Leyland

Crime

Police sting car in Wesham

Crime

Road closures, celebration and deep suspicion - three hours at fracking protest site

Environment

Appeal after Lancaster nightclub assault

Crime
Drivers had to pass the cone on the other side of the road

Lone cone causes confusion for Fulwood drivers

Transport
The summer rush is about to begin

SUMMER GETAWAY: The best time to travel and roads to avoid this weekend

Transport
The road remains closed but recovery now on scene

Road closed after 'serious' accident in Gisburn

Transport
Train users are being warned of disruption ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend

Train users warned over closures and reduced services over bank holiday

Transport

Delays after crash on northbound M6

Transport

Park and ride bus connecting Walton-le-Dale with Preston given cash lifeline

Transport

Delays on southbound M6 after crash

Transport

Preston's railway station has been nominated in a search for the worst new building

Transport
Photo Neil Cross
This week marks a year since BHS in Fishergate, Preston, shut down

One year on and the Preston BHS store is still empty

Business
Drivers had to pass the cone on the other side of the road

Lone cone causes confusion for Fulwood drivers

Transport
REVIEW The Stags Head Goosnargh, July 2017 after pub has �270,000 refit

Investment pays off for new gastro pub the Stags Head

News
Coun Paul Greenall pictured moments after resigning from the Tory group at County hall  and moving to sit next to Independent Councillor Liz Oades

Lancashire County Councillor quits Tory party in intimidation row

News
Macs Bar

Macs Bar grows up with sophistication

Business
The majority of establishments across the area were rated as good or very good

Latest Food Hygiene Ratings - Preston, Chorley and South Ribble

Business
The statepension agewill rise from 67 to 68 from 2037

State pension age to rise to 68 earlier than planned

Business

Latest Food Hygiene ratings - Chorley

Business

Latest Food Hygiene ratings - Preston

Business

Latest Food Hygiene ratings - South Ribble

Business

You can give your dog a pint at this Lancashire pub

Business
Coun Paul Greenall pictured moments after resigning from the Tory group at County hall  and moving to sit next to Independent Councillor Liz Oades

Lancashire County Councillor quits Tory party in intimidation row

News

Top of the Tanks at Tatton Flower Show

News
Tickets for the meeting sold out in just over an hour

PNE planning meeting tickets 'sold out'

News
Councillors discussed prevention strategies this week at the town hall

Intervention skills inspiration for Preston councillors

News

Preston bids to ban city of beggars

Politics

Call for cash boost for Lancashire transport links

News

Lancashire County Council management restructure challenged

News

Autumn start date for Garstang business centre re-development

News

Chemicals dumped in Preston school's eco-stream

News
Grads Sarah Gregory

Break was the right decision for Sarah

Education
UCLan Honorary Fellow Mark Crabtree

Business support is rewarded with honour

Education
Grads... Sara Katz

Career change proves a first class move for new graduate

Education

Driving day for people with sight loss

News
Sin Percival-Edwards, of Heartbeat, with a Gold Cardiac Smart award

Heartbeat in Preston wins third Gold Cardiac Smart award

News
Josh Landmann and his team on the Snowdon Push

Determined Josh Landmann vows to live his life to the full

News

Chorley athlete to compete for Team GB

News
Pushing their quads to the limit, athletes racked up a whopping 3000ft of ascent before tearing down a rope swing suspended from a crane.

Runners pushed to the limit in Morecambe Bay race

Environment
Farmers from across the country gathered outside the entrance to Cuadrilla for a protest

Farmers gather at Cuadrilla for fracking protest

Environment
Fishing in Blackpool

Lancashire recommends... fishing spots

News

Top of the Tanks at Tatton Flower Show

News

VIDEO: Benefits cheat bin man is caught in the act

Crime 2
Things were not much better in 1976

Our report on grass verges from 1976 still rings true today

Offbeat
A white Mercedes was found in a ditch off Lodge Lane. Picture from Lancs road police

£21k Mercedes abandoned in country lane ditch

News 4
When Worthing Guinea Pig Rescue was called in to help there were already 160 animals running around the garden.

Couple call for help after they accidentally breed 160 guinea pigs

Offbeat
The Serpentine Lake at Moor Park

Preston soldier had blood on belt but acquitted of attack

Nostalgia
These Doctor Who annuals accompanied the BBC series. They cost a fiver each

Fancy buying Dr Who’s Tardis for £1,000?

Nostalgia
Last group of Priests ordained by Bishop of Lancaster Rt Rev Geoff  Pearson earlier this month bid him a fond farewell after the service at Blackburn Cathedral

Column: A simple message as retirement looms

Opinion
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Walter will soon be a softy

Opinion