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Police in dramatic car chase

Crime

Broughton Bypass to be named after Victoria Cross hero

Transport

GALLOWAYS APPEAL: Help us raise £50,000 for charity minibus

News
Court news

Lancashire court listings - Monday, September 25, 2017

Crime

Fire crews in Preston called to spate of "deliberate" incidents

News

Crews called to fire in Preston home

News

Grim living conditions of couple paid £4 a day in Lancashire revealed

Crime

Four rescued from England's highest mountain after taking cannabis

North West
Sicarius McGrath

Blackmailing brothel criminal who made £94k must pay back £1

Crime

Bishop's fond farewell

Magistrates Court

Raging Preston homeless patient jailed for spitting at officers

Crime

Lancashire drivers warned they are dicing with death

Crime

Police in dramatic car chase

Crime
Court news

Lancashire court listings - Monday, September 25, 2017

Crime
National Fraud Intelligence Bureau warning

Victims of fraud being targeted by ‘follow-up’ scammers promising refunds

Offbeat
The couple worked for just 4 a day

Grim living conditions of couple paid £4 a day in Lancashire revealed

Crime
Sir David Jason in Still Open All Hours

Sir David Jason being guarded by security after 'credible threat' to TV legend is made

News

Police seek man to help with rape inquiry

Crime

Hepatitis patient racially abused and assaulted medics and police who tried to help him after he collapsed in Preston

Crime

Blackmailing brothel criminal who made £94k must pay back £1

Crime

Preston man charged with human trafficking

Preston

Lancashire drivers warned they are dicing with death

Crime

Broughton Bypass to be named after Victoria Cross hero

Transport
The city centre will endure temporary road closures for the above 15 foot giant and friends to pass through

Road closures ahead of Saturday's Brief Encounter Festival

News

Motorway madness lands driver in hot water

Transport

Preston residents’ fury over Lightfoot Lane road closure

News

Firefighters tackle mini bus blaze

News

Lancashire residents speak out about drivers who block pavements

Transport

Severed hand in central reservation leads to road closure

Transport

Lancashire drivers warned they are dicing with death

Crime
Viva Blackpool, pic courtesy of Google Street View

Viva Blackpool's new scheme to boost links between businesses and venue

Theatre

Broughton Bypass to be named after Victoria Cross hero

Transport
The fracking rig at Preston New Road near Little Plumpton

Landowners' fears over fracking liability

News
Mark Long from the Brindle Distillery based at Holmes Farm, which produces Cuckoo gin from their own barley. Picture by Paul Heyes, Tuesday September 19, 2017.

Raising a glass to Lancashire’s gin distilling boom

Business
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Asda launch massive toy sale with up to 50% off big brands

Business
Brendan Ainsough, left, with MD Richard Crayston at Ainscough Training

Brand new training suite opens at Leyland site

Business

Road closures ahead of Saturday's Brief Encounter Festival

News

Lancaster University named University of the Year

News

Preston residents’ fury over Lightfoot Lane road closure

News
County Coun Geoff Driver

Meeting debating call for Lancashire County Council leader’s resignation must be re-convened

News

Sneak peak inside £4.8m Chorley’s new youth zone

News
Lancashire County Council leader Geoff Driver

Review call from unions over Lancashire County Council leader Geoff Driver

News

Could it be farewell to Preston city centre’s Whit Fair?

Arts

Death wish drivers slammed

News

Councillor suspended over alleged anti-Islamic ‘slur’

News

Ged Fitzgerald suspended from council role in Liverpool

Politics

Gordon always took very good care of his school

Education
Lancaster University

Lancaster University named University of the Year

News
Basic check-ups which highlight potential major health issues early on could become even more accessible and convenient if they were rolled out across leisure centres.
It is the premise of the last year of work that senior lecturer in Preventative Medicine at The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), Simon Alford, has been beavering away at.

Health checks could be on offer at leisure centres and supermarkets

Preston
Vincent Fairclough, with Bill Ainscough  and children, parents and staff at Rainbow House, in Mawdesley

Special centre’s £100,000 boost

Education

Mum’s 14-year fight for justice for Faith

News
Mike Wedgeworth

Need for more GPs in Lancashire now ‘urgent’

News
Army veteran David Hughes who has received support from national charity Blind Veterans UK

Preston Armed Forces veteran urges others battling sight loss to seek support

Health
Sue, Rory, Huw and Leo Mackintosh
Rory, now nine, was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia when he was three.

Repeated ear infections turned out to be leukaemia

Health
The fracking rig at Preston New Road near Little Plumpton

Landowners' fears over fracking liability

News
Ray Sudlow, Denise Hartley MBE, and Bill Shannon in the new nature reserve at Intact, Preston

New nature reserve at Intact in Ingol and Tanterton - with VIDEO

News
The European Parliament in Strasbourg

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

Environment
Hannah Binns - young farmer from Downham chosen to take part in the Lord Mayor's Show

Young Lancashire farmer Hannah Binns is invited to Lord Mayor’s show

News

Top 20 lies parents tell their children

Offbeat
Berget Lewis

X Factor viewers believe they have found their winner

Offbeat
Shutterstock

October meteor showers - how to watch them near you

Offbeat
National Fraud Intelligence Bureau warning

Victims of fraud being targeted by ‘follow-up’ scammers promising refunds

Offbeat
Guy Cookson

Building blocks for success

Opinion
Aasma Day

No - I don't wish it could be Christmas every day ...

Opinion
Stylish vintage ladies clothing

A 1930s Levi denim jacket could be worth thousands of pounds

Opinion
Fishergate Hill where George Gillson stayed in a lodging house

Grizzly end for Preston female thief masquerading as a man

Nostalgia