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Preston mum fears for two-year-old son after her house is infested with rats and mice

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Police have warned residents to be careful following the spate of break-ins

Police warning after attempted burglary

Crime
Residents in Lancashire have been warned to expect difficult driving conditions on untreated roads and slippery conditions on pavements.

ICE WARNING: Met office issue yellow warning for Lancashire

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South Ribbles first taxi policy was introduced in July 2016

South Ribble taxi driver scrutiny to get tougher

South Ribble

Toilets and subways to close at bus station

Preston

Lancashire court listings - Monday, February 27, 2017

Crime

JAILED: Pervert drugged and sexually abused two schoolgirls

Fylde Coast

Coroner to deliver the verdict on beach killings

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Two lanes have been closed following the accident

Delays on southbound M6 after 3-vehicle crash

News

It’s the age of online activists

Blaise Tapp
Police are appealing for witnesses after five people were injured in a crash on the M6.

Five injured in accident on M6 motorway

Transport
A woman suffered 'serious' injuries in the crash on the A59, police said.

Woman badly hurt after car rolled in crash

News
Photo Ian Robinson
Preston landmarks
Preston bus station

Toilets and subways to close at bus station

Preston
The accident happened at around 9.50am at the junction of Button Street and Inglewhite Road.

Road closed in Longridge after two-vehicle smash

Transport
Lane closures are still in place this morning.

Motorway closure after serious accident on M6 at junction 35

Transport
The fast lane of the M65 was  blocked this morning after a car crashed into the central reservation at junction eight.

Motorway blocked after rush hour collision

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Fishergate tribunal adjudicator, Stephen Knapp, takes a look at the signage

Don’t expect your money back Fishergate fine drivers told

Preston

UPDATE: Two weeks for a decision on future of Fishergate bus lanes

Transport

Preston rated one of the most congested cities in UK

Transport

Delays on M6 Northbound after accident blocks lane

Transport
Police appeal

Man attacked by would-be robbers

Preston
Police have warned residents to be careful following the spate of break-ins

Police warning after attempted burglary

Crime
Court news

Lancashire court listings - Monday, February 27, 2017

Crime
Denis and Elaine Thwaites

Coroner to deliver the verdict on beach killings

News

MISSING: Boy, 15, missing from Carnforth believed to be in Blackpool

Crime

JAILED: Pervert drugged and sexually abused two schoolgirls

Fylde Coast

Man arrested after serious house blaze

News

Anti-fracking protesters 'tried to breach' Preston New Road site

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Hoghton Tower

King’s beech to mark royal visit

Arts
Harriet Davis.

Lancaster student’s film aims to challenge stereotypes about eating disorders

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Drama helps to teach about relationships

Education
Photo Neil Cross
Molly Blackwell of the Tampon talk group of students with Zoe Taylor, Ida Mau, Kyle Austin and Kelly Thurston, from Lancaster University have set up a petition calling for free sanitary products in gender neutral bathrooms at the Uni and in public bathrooms in Lancaster

‘Tampons are not a luxury item’

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Row erupts over claims of anti-Semitism

Education
Roblox game robots dance.

Lancaster schools warn over ‘perverts’ playground’ online game

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An artists impression on how the surface of one of the Trappist-1 planets could look

UCLan team helps to find new planets

Education

University board has new chairman

Education

University is on top of the world

Education

Landmark first for university department

Education
Police said a 'significant' response was needed at the Preston New Road fracking site on Saturday.

Anti-fracking protesters 'tried to breach' Preston New Road site

News
Home Bargains are opening a �4.5m superstore in Morecambe this Saturday.

New £4.5m Home Bargains superstore opening in Morecambe

Business

Give your pennies’ worth over scheme in Clayton-le-Woods

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The number of vacant shops in Preston has fallen

Open for business: The fight against empty shops is well underway

News

Toilets and subways to close at bus station

Preston

New Italian cafe proving popular in Preston

Crime

KPMG decides to close down Preston office

Business

A team that cares about the future of children

Lifestyle
Chorley Ramblers walking group

Explore the fells around the Lakes

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The rare white mole Gordon Tarney caught at Capernwray.

Rare white mole found near Carnforth

News

Proposal for 275 new homes gets green light

News

Major road closed for over an hour due to fracking protest

News

Friends step up campaign to transform Preston park

Fulwood

Six anti-frackers arrested after latest shale gas protest

News

Plans for 275 houses at Grimbaldeston Farm to be discussed

News
One third of eating disorder sufferers not receiving adequate care

One third of eating disorder sufferers not receiving adequate care

Health
Harriet Davis.

Lancaster student’s film aims to challenge stereotypes about eating disorders

News
A woman suffered 'serious' injuries in the crash on the A59, police said.

Woman badly hurt after car rolled in crash

News

Foodies turn out to Hoghton Farmers’ Market despite bad weather

News
Christine Edmondson has had the wedding ring she lost, returned after almost 6 years.

Lost ring rediscovered after six years in Preston’s Harris

News
Pancake tossing in the 1830s

Lancashire's weird and wonderful Pancake Day traditions

Nostalgia
Timber props used to hold up the mine roof are still in existence today at Littledale coal mine 170 years after they were first put to use. Picture by Archie Meadowcroft.

Final days of mining on the Victorian coal face

Nostalgia
Edith Rigby being arrested in 1907

Prison letter from a true Lancashire heroine

Nostalgia
One third of eating disorder sufferers not receiving adequate care

One third of eating disorder sufferers not receiving adequate care

Health 1
Is your job at risk?

Rise of the robots: the jobs set to be overtaken by technology

Offbeat 2
The new versions of the Nokia 3310 which has been unveiled at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona

Iconic Nokia 3310 officially relaunched: Everything you need to know

Offbeat

Mum's warning over Cadbury's Mini Eggs ‘choking hazard’ goes viral

Offbeat