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Taxi abuse scandal: Police asked to find whistleblower

South Ribble

Driver run over by his own truck suffers potentially life threatening injuries

Fulwood
Roadworks are being planned for 14 weeks

Watch out for roadworks for 14 weeks

News
Workers at Pagefast

Printing firm storms back into action

News

High price Lancashire paid at the Battle of the Somme

Nostalgia

Two Symphony at the Tower concerts cancelled after torrential rain

Preston
Emergency response after man fell from the top of Preston Bus Station. June 30, 2016

Man suffers ‘life-changing’ injuries after plunging from top of bus station

Preston
Roadworks are being planned for 14 weeks

Watch out for roadworks for 14 weeks

News

Traffic alert after accident on slip road

News
Line improvements: Visual of how Chorley station may look when electrified. PHOTO: NETWORK RAIL

Council leader calls for facelift on Chorley train station

Transport
Nearly 50% of survey participants from the Mumsnet and Gransnet websites say they get more distracted with driving today than before.

Nearly half from Mumsnet and Gransnet driver survey ‘more distracted’ than before

Transport
Pictures of the scene at Central Avenue in Buckshaw Village after a crash between a car and a van. Pictures by Lancashir Road Police.

CRASH: Woman cut free from car after collision with van in Buckshaw Village

News

UPDATE: Man, 78, killed in ‘serious accident’ on main road

Transport

Rise of the ‘ageing angels’ as older bikers take to the road

News

Seven in ten want action to make school run safer

News

Driver run over by his own truck suffers potentially life threatening injuries

Fulwood
Coun Claire Hamilton and Coun Paul Wharton pictured outside Leyland Civic Centre

Taxi abuse scandal: Police asked to find whistleblower

South Ribble

Pedestrian knocked down by truck

Fulwood

First Lancashire shopkeeper to be jailed over illicit tobacco sales

Crime

£200k car fraudster who was netted in Preston jailed for two years

Crime

Man suffers ‘life-changing’ injuries after plunging from top of bus station

Preston

Kung Fu teacher raped bullied teen

News
Rose Parsons, Britney Skinner and Ellie Kenyon at Longridge Youth Club

Youngsters climbed their way to an action-packed night out

News
Prof Mike Thomas

Surprise outcome can provide opportunities

Education
Sustainable School of the year winners Pilling St John's C of E Primary with Nicola Bevitt from Sainsbury's at the Lancashire Evening Post Education Awards

Top of the form as schools, pupils and teachers join in celebrations

Education
Phoebe Cribb is USA bound

Phoebe lands dream trip to Pennsylvania

Education
Jacquie sharing her craft with students

Don’t shout about it Scream about it

Education

New plan for infant school will be put under the miscroscope

Education
Workers at Pagefast

Printing firm storms back into action

News
Roadworks are being planned for 14 weeks

Watch out for roadworks for 14 weeks

News
Morecambe Kite Festival

Project aims to boost Lancashire tourism

Business
Martyn Rawlinson with community leaders and residents with the Big Local plan for the area

Community loan project to cut pay-day borrowing in Preston

News

Revealed: We work for nothing 38 days a year

News

Plans reveal new vision for Lancaster Castle courtyard

News

New restaurant takes shape in heart of Preston

Business
Morecambe Kite Festival

Project aims to boost Lancashire tourism

Business
New plans for Lancaster Castle

Plans reveal new vision for Lancaster Castle courtyard

News
Lola, a labradoodle belonging to Mark Hodson who has been put down after being poisoned

Devastation after dog dies days after paddle in pond

Farington

Cash pot to renovate Preston shop fronts as gateway is transformed

News

Nana to fight £50,000 claim

News

Driver run over by his own truck suffers potentially life threatening injuries

Fulwood
Slimming World consultant Sam Richardson

“After a double lung collapse at 22, I convinced myself exercise was bad for me.”

Health
Megan Fish, six, is a charity ambassador for Alder Hey hospital.
She was born with a complex heart defect and has been cared for by Alder Hey since birth.
Over nearly seven years now, she has raised more than �32,000 for the hospital.
HRH The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh officially opened the new Alder Hey Childrens Hospital.
Images by Gareth Jones
HEALTH FEATURE

Brave heart op girl Megan has a royal day to remember

News
Gavin Preston, from Walton-le-Dale, lost six stones in weight to take part in a sponsored sky dive for St Catherine's Hospice, in memory of his mum

Biggest loser ‘Mr Sleek’ admits hula hooping weight loss secret

News
Jane and Steve Cottam at their wedding at St Catherine's Hospice.
Steve, 52, who had stomach cancer, died just over a week later

Second chance at love cut short by cancer shock

Chorley
Amy Zitnik and David Dargan

YOUR WEDDING: Amy Zitnik and David Dargan

News
Preston Pals parade on the town's Flag Market before heading off to war

Battalions saw pals fight and die side by side at the Somme

Nostalgia
A German prisoner helps wounded British soldiers back from the front near Poziers on July 19, including Private RG Wood of 8th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment, second right

High price Lancashire paid at the Battle of the Somme

Nostalgia
Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment, parading at the White City trench  for the attack on Beaumont Hamel on July 1 1916.

Soldier's first hand account of the trauma of the Somme

Nostalgia
Lizzie Livesey's diary and her brother Matthew's medals

Woman who immortalised a search for her brother’s grave in the Somme

Nostalgia

Fraudsters using fake letterboxes for identity theft scams

Offbeat
Tesla car

Tesla owner first to be killed in a self-driving car

Offbeat

Android users warned over malware posing as WhatsApp, Uber and Facebook

Offbeat

House price gap widens between north and south

Offbeat