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Jealous thug’s appeal fails over frenzied takeaway stabbing attack

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Pokemon go

Police warning to Pokémon Go users in Lancashire

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Crowds turn out to watch stage 2 of the Tour of Britain  pass through Longridge. The tour was a major tourist draw for the county

Lancashire’s economy is booming as more people opt for a ‘staycation’

Preston

VIDEO: ‘Deliberate’ fire in car in Preston

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Grieving man’s driving ban

Crime

Loyd Grossman launches heritage festival in Lancashire

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Call for city nurses to join reunion dinner

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Baby number 19 for Morecambe’s Radford family

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Preston Crown Court.  PIC BY ROB LOCK

Judge bans yob from Preston pub after shocking attack

Preston
Motorway

Debris across M6 causing traffic delays in Lancashire

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Taffic on the M6 motorway at J32

DELAYS: Traffic still built-up on M6 in Lancashire

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Traffic at a virtual standstill on the M6 northbound

Broken down bus causes motorway headache

Lancaster
Dash footage of the M55 chase

Driver clocked at 125mph in M55 fast lane

Crime

Town braced for month of road closures

Transport

Update: 82-year-old seriously hurt after smash in Preston

Transport

Biker who died in road crash named by police

Transport
Wayne Baines

Jealous thug’s appeal fails over frenzied takeaway stabbing attack

News
Lee Ashton is wanted by South Ribble Police

WANTED: Police hunt man in Leyland

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Items taken in a burglary at Loxley Green, Fulwood. Police are appealing for information.

BURGLARY: More than 40 jewellery items taken in theft at Preston house

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Police

MISSING: Have you seen 16-year-old Crystal?

Crime

Police warning after shed burglary

Crime

‘Vulgar’ graffiti in children’s play area in Lancashire village

News

COURTS: Preston Magistrates

News

Grieving man’s driving ban

Crime
Fossilised human foot bone from South Africa dating back 1.7 million years which contains the oldest evidence of malignant cancer on record. Photo: Patrick Randolph-Quinney/UCLAN/PA Wire

Lancashire scientist finds oldest ever cancer

Preston
Gwynne Furlong (Chairman of the Arts Partnership and Inspire Youth Zone board member), Michelle Graham (Arts/Inspire Youth Worker), Andrew Turner (Chairman of Chorley Group and Inspire Youth Zone), Wayne Carter (OnSide Youth Zones Young Peoples Engagement Worker), Dr Mark Ward (OnSide Youth Zones Project Director and Inspire Board Member), Young people (Inspire Youth Zone Young Peoples Development Group).

Plans for £4m youth zone in Chorley approved

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Jake Heaton (far left) pictures with fellow contestants and judges for the Guitar Star show on Sky Arts.

Chorley teenager could become Guitar Star on hit Sky TV show

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Scouts received the Chief Scouts Gold Awards certificates, presented by Andrew Corrie, the North West Regional Commissioner (second from left back row)

Scouts achieve their biggest honour yet

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Getting active at Rainbow House

Summer club for disabled children

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Tracy and Michl Kohl from West End Impact and Emma Hamilton, with Chris Beckett and pupils from Trumacar Primary School with their contribution to a special colouring book to inspire Team GB athletes.

Schoolchildren’s colourful take on the Olympics

Education
Bumper celebrations marked the tenth anniversary of the Preston East Children's Centre.

A bumper birthday party for closure threatened Children’s Centre

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School was so like a family that ex pupils send their own children

Education

Girls on their marks for Rio Paralympics

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University’s new honorary doctorates

Education

“Detectives” seek Pendle Hill clues

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Fylde By Air Aerials June 2010
To be used June 18
Layton Flats with Devonshire Road School
PIC BY ROB LOCK
3-6-2010

LIVE demolition of Layton flats

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Motorway

Debris across M6 causing traffic delays in Lancashire

News

A foodies’ paradise comes to city

Business

DELAYS: Traffic still built-up on M6 in Lancashire

News

Broken down bus causes motorway headache

Lancaster
Fylde By Air Aerials June 2010
To be used June 18
Layton Flats with Devonshire Road School
PIC BY ROB LOCK
3-6-2010

LIVE demolition of Layton flats

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SUPPORT:  The new group is luanched

New Lancashire pro-shale group launched

Business
Preston City Council organised a Pedalfest in Avenham and Miller Parks. Muaz Mahmud delights in crossing the cycle ride finishing line.  PIC BY ROB LOCK 24-7-2016

Wheely good fun at Preston PedalFest

Whats on
Land off Grasmere Avenue, Leyland, which is set to get houses built there

Plans for 160 homes are set to be allowed

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“Detectives” seek Pendle Hill clues

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Preston’s green spaces win Green Flag Awards

Environment

Lancaster MP abstains from ‘ludicrous’ Trident vote

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Elaine Stringer (second right) with former nursing friends - Sharoe Green Hospital

Call for city nurses to join reunion dinner

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Paul Paluch, 35, who overcame his own stammer after attending the McGuire Programme courses.
He is now helping people with stammers in Bangalore, India.

Stammering is the same in any language ... and so is the answer

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Nurses who trained at the old Sharoe Green Hospital from 1976 to 1979.
Angela Fletcher is third from left middle row;  Elaine Stringer is fifth from right back row and Charlotte Allen is eighth from right back row

Nurses send out appeal for a reunion

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Fossilised human foot bone from South Africa dating back 1.7 million years which contains the oldest evidence of malignant cancer on record. Photo: Patrick Randolph-Quinney/UCLAN/PA Wire

Lancashire scientist finds oldest ever cancer

Preston
Nurses who trained at the old Sharoe Green Hospital from 1976 to 1979.
Angela Fletcher is third from left middle row;  Elaine Stringer is fifth from right back row and Charlotte Allen is eighth from right back row

Nurses send out appeal for a reunion

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Rigby Jerram plotting field  boundaries for the Pendle Hill Landscape Partnership Scheme. (Photo by M.Wright)

“Detectives” seek Pendle Hill clues

News

When the Bay City boys rolled up at the city’s Guild Hall

Music
The Waitrose effect

‘Waitrose effect’ can add £40,000 to house prices

Offbeat
Pikachu. Credit: Shutterstock

Pika-who? Pokémon-inspired baby names predicted to surge

Offbeat

Can you name these 30 Mega Drive characters?

Offbeat
O2 issue

O2 customer data being sold to criminals on dark net, investigation finds

Offbeat