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Elderly man hit by car causes road to close

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Police are appealing for information.

Man beaten with dog chain and robbed in Preston

Crime
Photo Neil Cross
The funeral of Preston Councillor Tom Davies at St John's Minster

City elders don their robes to say farewell to a ‘good guy’

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Aerial view of Royal Preston Hospital

IT issues fixed at Royal Preston Hospital but appointments still subject to delays

Health

Thieves steal cash from 70 year old woman in Chorley

Crime

Cardinal Newman College in Preston closed due to potential gas leak

Education

LATEST: Man who died following collision close to the M65 is named

Transport
A number of accidents have been reported on the M6 this morning.

Accidents on M6 Southbound causing delays

Transport
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Elderly man hit by car causes road to close

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Strand Road in Preston has been named as one of the most congested in Lancashire.
Traffic on Strand Road.  PIC BY ROB LOCK
28-8-2015

Four major road projects to ease city congestion

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Police have named Qaisar Abbas.

LATEST: Man who died following collision close to the M65 is named

Transport
A number of accidents have been reported on the M6 this morning.

Accidents on M6 Southbound causing delays

Transport
Police have launched their annual drink-drive campaign

Morning after drink drive message

Crime
The scene of the collapsed subway this morning

Commuter chaos as station evacuated

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Thousands show Drive For Justice campaign support

Crime

UPDATE: Man airlifted to Royal Preston Hospital with serious injuries following road accident

Transport

Road repair fund to fill thousands of potholes

Transport

READER REACTION: Fury over council’s £500k Fishergate fines bonanza

Preston
Photo Neil Cross
DANGEROUS DRIVING CAMPAIGN
Maria Hodgson, whose husband Brian was killed at the age of 41 by a drink driver.
Then nine years ago, Maria's sister Mavis died while crossing the road in Turkey

“I am glad drink driver killer is dead”

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Kane Kennedy.

Morecambe dad accused of baby murder ‘changed story’

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Police are appealing for information.

Man beaten with dog chain and robbed in Preston

Crime
The cellar of Piknik

Owner of filthy sandwich shop banned for five years

News

Man threatened to petrol bomb gran's home

Crime

Shock as boxing coach jailed five years for having a disguised firearm

Crime

Police launch appeal to find man wanted on recall to prison

Crime

Driver of a blue Mercedes crashes into lamp post in Penwortham

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Once slammed school is improving say inspectors

Preston
Lessons from Auschwitz - Manchester 15th November 2016

Eerie silence as full horrors of Auschwitz are laid bare to Lancaster students

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DARKNESS: The blackened underpass which parents and children use on the school run

Leyland ‘subway from hell’ puts angry parents in dark

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Cardinal Newman College is closed today

Cardinal Newman College in Preston closed due to potential gas leak

Education

PICTURES: Lancaster and Morecambe Newspaper Education Awards.

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Paralympic champion Stephanie Slater with pupils from Class Four at Longridge CE Primary School, as they interview Stephanie about her achievements thoughout her career and her experience at Rio 2016.

Steph talks medal joy

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Lancaster and Morecambe Newspapers Education Awards.

Lancaster and Morecambe Newspaper Education Awards winners and finalists

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University plans a healthy development

Education

University’s award for collecting sounds from around the globe

Preston

Lancashire farmer’s clear-up call to dog owners after loss of calves

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Ceremony for new vice-chancellor of university in Lancaster

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Elderly man hit by car causes road to close

News
Strand Road in Preston has been named as one of the most congested in Lancashire.
Traffic on Strand Road.  PIC BY ROB LOCK
28-8-2015

Four major road projects to ease city congestion

News
PLANS to open a new Tesco in Penwortham have moved a step closer to fruition

Tesco plans edge closer in Penwortham

News

Raising the stakes when Rainbow House held a Las Vegas casino ball

News

Lancaster MP Cat Smith backs Small Business Saturday

News

TalkTalk hit by massive cyber attack

Business

Accidents on M6 Southbound causing delays

Transport
PLANS to open a new Tesco in Penwortham have moved a step closer to fruition

Tesco plans edge closer in Penwortham

News
Hope: Freda Turner of Rutland Street has been waiting for years for  her damp, mushroom-filled house to be fixed

Misery hit Preston residents to have homes repaired after botched energy efficiency work

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David and Lisa Talbot are appealing to dog walkers to clean up after their pets

Lancashire farmer’s clear-up call to dog owners after loss of calves

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Residents in Coppull voiced their concerns at a meeting about 150 new homes at Yew Tree Farm about building on greenbelt land

Residents fight against Coppull greenbelt homes

Environment

Prickly problem for city’s hedgehog man

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Drug bushes chopped down at prom site

Crime

Sparkling new £50k play area for toddlers

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Why Sarah Robinson is making sure Bowland’s meadows are flower filled

News
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Janet Entwistle, who is being treated for ovarian cancer

“Don’t dismiss pains and bloating - it may be ovarian cancer”

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Rachel Obasi

Suspected food poisoning saved this mum's life

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Guests at Rainbow House's Las Vagas Ball. Photos by Gareth Edwards

Raising the stakes when Rainbow House held a Las Vegas casino ball

News
Aerial view of Royal Preston Hospital

IT issues fixed at Royal Preston Hospital but appointments still subject to delays

Health

Looking Back - Thursday, December 1

Nostalgia
Susan Nayor with headteacher Stephen Smith and Jessica Taylor of Liberty X, at the opening of the new Foundation Stage Learning Area at Broad Oak Primary School, Penwortham, in 2009

From helping out on school trips to becoming chairman of governors

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Lancashire Day

Get ready for Lancashire Day

News
The box was left with a railway guard

Mother leaves her dead baby in box

Opinion

Benefits of daily asprin outweigh risks

Offbeat
A picture of athletes preparing to take part in the ancient Greek Olympic Games: not a stitch of clothing in sight (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Naked exercise isn’t just for exhibitionists – it’s a growing fitness trend

Offbeat 4

Pet food recalled over salmonella fears

Offbeat
Andrew Sachs

Andrew Sachs - Manuel’s best moments

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