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South Ribble Councillor slammed for saying ‘hippy crack’ not dangerous

Health
The Lancashire Market held at Easter this year

Chance to Dine with the Stars in Preston

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Tessa Stanford

Concern growing for missing woman

Crime
Better times: Withnell Angling Club are currently unable to use Farington Lodge due to contamination

Lodges shut after thousands of dead fish found

Farrington

Restaurant plan for Preston shopping centre

News

Uncertainty in Preston after Brexit vote

Politics

Council leader calls for facelift on Chorley train station

Transport

‘Almost half’ of guide dog owners turned away by taxi drivers

News
Cat Smith speaking in Parliamant.

Update: MP Cat Smith promoted to shadow cabinet

Politics
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

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Police closed the road following the serious crash

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

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

News

Seven in ten want action to make school run safer

News

Family’s 13-year nightmare over hole in road

Chorley
Nice N Spicy in Lancaster

Four snared in immigration operation at Lancashire takeaway chain

Lancaster
Travelers at Penwortham Holme

UPDATE: Police and council officers inspect traveller site

Penwortham
David and Diana Townend, from Chorley, on holiday in Greece, where the couple say David may have contracted Legionnaires' disease. They are taking legal action against Thomas Cook.

Holidaymaker takes legal action against Thomas Cook after he gets Legionnaires’ disease

News

£2m Lancashire crime fighting spending plan revealed by PCC Clive Grunshaw

Crime

Second inmate absconds in matter of days

Preston

Bandana bandits rob man in park

Crime

Manhunt for second prison escapee

Crime
Jacquie sharing her craft with students

Don’t shout about it Scream about it

Education
Parents and residents concerned about plans to expand Trinity CE/Methodist Primary School in Buckshaw Village

New plan for infant school will be put under the miscroscope

Education
Having fun in the geography-art class at AKS

The stress of Sats is driving parents away

Education
Refugees camped in Greece

Walking through the journey of a refugee

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EU migration and its impact on Lancashire

Politics

Our ‘Nursery of the Year’ celebrates being top of the tots

Education
St George's Shopping Centre

Restaurant plan for Preston shopping centre

News
The Lancashire Market held at Easter this year

Chance to Dine with the Stars in Preston

News
Jamie Vardy celebrates his equaliser against Wales

Third of workers believe they’re the office equivalent of Jamie Vardy

News
The flasks recalled over safety fears

Discount store recalls flasks over safety fears

News

New blood to aid Lancashire car group growth

Business

Council leader calls for facelift on Chorley train station

Transport

“We want to earn a proper living – give us more work!”

Business

Simon Rigby’s Guild Hall vision grows

Preston
Tina Rothery at Blackpool County Court. The anti-fracking protestor is being sued by landowners backed by fracking company Cuadrilla over a three week protest on farmland earmarked for test  fracking near Preston New Road, Little Plumpton.

Nana to fight £50,000 claim

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Better times: Withnell Angling Club are currently unable to use Farington Lodge due to contamination

Lodges shut after thousands of dead fish found

Farrington
Picture by Julian Brown 26/06/16



The new RNLI Shannon class lifeboat, the Kenneth James Pierpoint, arrives at its new home with Fleetwood RNLI watched by a massive crowd

New £2.2m lifeboat cheered into port

News

Super spruce-up from a dedicated team turns field into leisure haven

Garstang

Police CCTV warning to park vandals

Crime

Chorley massage therapist lands top job with Team GB at Paralympics

News
David and Diana Townend, from Chorley, on holiday in Greece, where the couple say David may have contracted Legionnaires' disease. They are taking legal action against Thomas Cook.

Holidaymaker takes legal action against Thomas Cook after he gets Legionnaires’ disease

News
Coun Derek Forrest

South Ribble Councillor slammed for saying ‘hippy crack’ not dangerous

Health
Boots has stocks of the vaccine

Relief as chemists get renewed stock of life-saving meningitis vaccine

Offbeat
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

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Jamie Davies and Jen Baines, from Lancaster, married at Our Lady and St Michaels Church in Alston, followed by a reception at Barton Grange Hotel in Preston. Pictures by Ashton Photography -  www.ashtonphotography.co.uk

Feature wedding: Michael Kors watch was a diversion from Jen’s real gift - a diamond ring

Your Weddings
MyImages - Micha / Shutterstock.com

By Jove, how well do you know WWII slang terms?

Offbeat
Junior United Alpine Club

Following in the footsteps of the first Alpine holiday party

Nostalgia
Louise Ayres, interior design consultant for Jean Allen Soft Furnishings, Fulwood, Preston, with Czech Republic players Pavel Novotny, right, and Martin Kotulek

Euro 96 memories of when Czech Republic stayed in Preston

Nostalgia
Boots has stocks of the vaccine

Relief as chemists get renewed stock of life-saving meningitis vaccine

Offbeat
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Where to go on holiday after Brexit

Offbeat
Jose Mourinho - katatonia82 / Shutterstock.com

Who should the next England manager be?

Offbeat