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Raising a glass to Lancashire’s gin distilling boom

Business
United Utilities at work.

Lane closed on A6 London Road over weekend

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Preston residents’ fury over Lightfoot Lane road closure

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The Room Apartments, Lawson Street, Preston

False alarm as fire engines rush to flats

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

Crime

Preston man charged with human trafficking

Preston

Road closures ahead of Saturday's Brief Encounter Festival

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Landowners' fears over fracking liability

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Mini bus fire on Midge Hall Lane, Leyland

Dramatic pictures show roadside blaze which engulfed Leyland minibus

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Bishop's fond farewell

Sir David Jason in Still Open All Hours

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

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Christian Patrick Lewis

Police seek man to help with rape inquiry

Crime
Royal Preston Hospital

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

Crime
Sicarius McGrath

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

Crime
The man was arrested at Liverpool airport

Preston man charged with human trafficking

Preston

Motorway madness lands driver in hot water

Transport
Jayson Lobo, a former police officer from Lancashire police, arrives at Liverpool Crown Court. Photo credit: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Former police officer convicted of secretly filming women

Crime

Car salesmen face court over dodgy consumer paperwork at garages in Preston and Darwen

Crime

Man dies after fall from flat balcony in Lancaster

Crime

Moors murderer Ian Brady died of natural causes, coroner rules

Crime

Aidan McAteer handed extra time in jail for Instagram boast

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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

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Motorway madness lands driver in hot water

Transport

Preston residents’ fury over Lightfoot Lane road closure

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Mini bus fire on Midge Hall Lane, Leyland

Firefighters tackle mini bus blaze

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Lancashire residents speak out about drivers who block pavements

Transport

Severed hand in central reservation leads to road closure

Transport

Lanes blocked on M66 after accident

Transport
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
The fracking rig at Preston New Road near Little Plumpton

Landowners' fears over fracking liability

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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
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

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Lancaster University

Lancaster University named University of the Year

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Preston residents’ fury over Lightfoot Lane road closure

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Lancashire residents speak out about drivers who block pavements

Transport

Most people do not worry about how much water they use

Business

Severed hand in central reservation leads to road closure

Transport

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

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Lancashire County Council leader Geoff Driver

Review call from unions over Lancashire County Council leader Geoff Driver

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Whit Fair

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

Arts

Death wish drivers slammed

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Councillor suspended over alleged anti-Islamic ‘slur’

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Ged Fitzgerald suspended from council role in Liverpool

Politics

Britain’s unclaimed benefits: four million families miss out on £12.4 billion

Politics

Gordon always took very good care of his school

Education
Lancaster University

Lancaster University named University of the Year

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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

Repeated ear infections turned out to be leukaemia

Health

Robo op technology treats bowel cancer

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Dame Judi Dench is supporting World's Biggest Macmillan Coffee Morning

Macmillan Coffee Morning events in Lancashire

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Vera Leitao, Emma Nicholas (paediatric nurse aged 38 from Chorley), Karen Kelly (paediatric nurse aged 41 from Adlington), Jayde Melling and Nicola Robinson took part in Stand up to Cancer

Chorley mum Stands up to Cancer in memory of her daughter

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The fracking rig at Preston New Road near Little Plumpton

Landowners' fears over fracking liability

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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

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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

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

Business

Couple caught romping on CCTV in Domino's warned they could face jail

Offbeat
Marsh Mill Tavern

Lancashire recommends... places to go for dessert

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Clear your diary - the world might end tomorrow!

Offbeat
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
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Sick and tired of school term

Opinion