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News

Sharp rise in number of men reporting domestic violence

Preston
Jared Alexander

Tributes to dead biker Jared Alexander,24, from Preston

News
Sara Jacques

Preston school bursar jailed over £30k theft shame

Crime

Investigation launched into death of woman in police custody

Crime

Toy shop arsonist, 15, sent to detention for 30 months

Crime

Council tax to be reduced

Longton

Teenager threatened with machete

Crime
Gordon Robinson.

Former Lancaster Royal Grammar School Third Master Gordon Robinson dies at age of 91

News
Traffic on Ringway in Preston. Picture by Rob Randell

Motorists facing traffic “nightmare” in Preston

Transport
Traffic is moving slowly through the area

UPDATE: All lanes have reopened but delays still reported on M6 Northbound

Transport
There are reports of delays in the Earnshaw Bridge area

UPDATE: Delays on Flensburg Way after two-car crash

Transport
One lane is closed on the M61

One lane closed on Southbound M61 due to accident

Transport

LATEST: Over 100 firefighters called from across Lancashire to battle blaze in Altham

News

Man in induced coma following Blackpool collision

Transport

One lane closed on M6 Northbound between junctions 27 and 28

Transport

Readers hit back at plans to reduce traffic

Preston

Appeal after pedestrian injured on zebra crossing in Morecambe

Transport
A woman has died in police custody.

Investigation launched into death of woman in police custody

Crime
Scene of toy shop arson

Toy shop arsonist, 15, sent to detention for 30 months

Crime
Sara Jacques

Preston school bursar jailed over £30k theft shame

Crime
Gang jailed after conning elderly people

Leeds security guard bugged estranged wife’s home

Crime

Tool helps spot new child porn online

Crime

Illegal night fishers at Lodges told ‘don’t bother’

Farington

Teenager threatened with machete

Crime

Charlene team make fresh arrests

Crime
Lancaster University is at the forefront of research into a tool designed to spot new child porn online.

Tool helps spot new child porn online

Crime
Prof Richard Taylor

Top man will bring legal team to city

Education
The reception pupils at AKS enjoyed a geography trip to Lytham Hall

Outdoors proves a great classroom

Education
Gordon Robinson.

Former Lancaster Royal Grammar School Third Master Gordon Robinson dies at age of 91

News
The Heartbeat Fun run at Leyland Leisure Centre with youngsters, organisers and retired Preston athlete Helen Clitheroe

Fun run raises £600

News
Edward Dee taking part in a challenge for the school last year

Fylde school’s tribute to tragic Edward

Education
Longridge High School earns Secondary Sports School of the Year at Lancashire Sports Awards 2016

Sporting success for high school

News

‘In so many ways I was lucky to have my mum around at school’

Lifestyle

Student robbed of equipment worth £2K

Crime

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

News

Engineers of the future from Lancaster Royal Grammar School win scholarships

News
Traffic on Ringway in Preston. Picture by Rob Randell

Motorists facing traffic “nightmare” in Preston

Transport
McDonald's is opening in Caton Road on December 16.

New McDonald’s restaurant in Lancaster opens creating 80 new jobs

News
Austin and Roger Anderton, with Jonathan Benjamin (JB) Gill, former member of JLS, who is now the ambassador for British Sausage Week

Award-winning bangers

News

Double win for Chorley design experts

Business

Preston firm beats global giants in ‘Best Places to Work’ list

Business

Digital health park in Chorley 'one of the most significant business projects for a generation'

Chorley
Black bin bags of rubbish and a mystery green "dye"  in a stream off Cottam Lane, Ingol, are creating  a local eyesore  and a possible health hazard, says campaigner Bill McGrath

Mystery of luminous green stream in Ingol?

News
Mike Otter near the overgrown ginnel in Farington

Residents fear vandalism as alleyway is set to reopen

News

Rod licence money put to good use in county

Environment
MP Lindsay Hoyle being shown the flood prevention work at Euxton Lane

Flood hot spot fix is on track in Euxton

News

Lancaster’s 650 space Park and Ride to open this week

News

Fracking firm’s benefits pledge to the Fylde coast

News

Tesco plans edge closer in Penwortham

News

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

News
Caitlin Kellie-Jones whilst she was at Royal Preston Hospital's neonatal unit

A gift from one mum to another...

News
Some of the main GP surgeries in Lancaster could be merging.

Ex-consultant’s patient choice fears over Lancaster GP merger plans

News
CLOSE: Henry Smith with wife Sally Curzon-Smith and son Rory (3)

UNSUNG HEROES: ‘Sally never ceases to amaze how strong and kind she is’

News
Edward Dee taking part in a challenge for the school last year

Fylde school’s tribute to tragic Edward

Education
These bears are on sale for just �5 each

Collectable craze perfect for Christmas

Nostalgia
The victim bought the two women pies on Friargate

Seven years of hard labour for pickpocketing

Opinion
Dave Robinson with his illustrations

The Avenham to Zara of Preston

Preston
Garstang Christmas and Victorian Festival.
Pictured are Jo and Lee Birtwistle and their wood baked pizza's.
7th December 2015

The
good
 old
days

News

Speeding ticket email scam alert

Offbeat
Michelle Thomson

MP moves colleagues to tears after revealing she was raped at 14

Offbeat 1
How to get 18 days off work and just book nine.

How to get 18 days off and only book nine in 2017

Offbeat 1
Cannabis use amongst the over 50's is on the increase

Dope smoking on the rise among the over-50s

Offbeat