10 police stations to close to the public

Ten police stations across Lancashire could shut their doors to the public from next January in a fresh round of economies.

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The disabled car park in front of Royal Preston Hospital

Disabled drivers to be charged for parking at Preston and Chorley hospitals

Disabled drivers will now have to pay for parking at both Royal Preston and Chorley and South Ribble Hospitals as part of new changes.

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St Catherines Hospice Moonlight and Memories Walk

Final call to stride under the stars with St Catherine’s Hospice

Hundreds of supporters will gather in the grounds of St Catherine’s Hospice this Saturday for the charity’s biggest annual fundraiser.

Leighton Hall in Carnforth is host to a Classic Car and Bike Show on Sunday

Things to do this weekend (July 1 and 2)

Here's the pick of events happening in Lancashire this weekend:
Whats on
Court news

Lancashire court listings - Monday, June 26, 2017

Here is this week's round-up of cases at Preston’s courts.

Gary Gibson as John Lennon entertains the crowd in aid of St Catherine's Hospice

A night of legends in Whittle-le-Woods helps to boost funds for St Catherine’s Hospice

Music legends Elvis Presley and John Lennon were brought to life for one night only as part of a lavish fund-raiser for St Catherine’s Hospice.

Photo by Ian Robinson

Funds will be invested back into Croston’s community initiatives

A new charity in Croston will pour funds into village initiatives which bring the community together.

Mary from the Secret Garden

Open air production of The Secret Garden in Astley Park Chorley

A theatre production of The Secret Garden is coming to Astley Park’s Walled Garden.

Little ones in Buckshaw Village do their bit for Armed Forces Day

Little ones in Buckshaw Village do their bit for Armed Forces Day

Babies dressed in their best military regalia helped raise over £600 for Armed Forces Day.

It takes grit and passion
 to live out your dream

It takes grit and passion to live out your dream

Olympic figure skaters have run a mile to inspire young athletes to achieve their dreams. MEGAN TITLEY spoke to Stacey Kemp and David King to find out what it takes to reach the heady heights of success

Last year's Armed Forces Day on Preston Flag Market was a huge success

Things to do this weekend (June 24 and 25)

As summer kicks in, there is a whole host of events taking place for you to get out and try...
Whats on 1
Grace Smith

Cakes help eight-year-old girl from Wheelton raise more than £1,000 for Macmillan

A schoolgirl has raised more than £1,000 by holding a tea party at her home.

The Malt n Hops pub in Chorley

Chorley pub voted the best in Lancashire

We’re the top pub in the county!

The Sitting Goose, Bartle

Lancashire recommends... family-friendly pubs

Readers have voted. Here are the top family-friendly pubs in Lancashire.

Have a go at... Taekwondo

A Korean martial art, characterized by its emphasis on head-height kicks, jumping and spinning kicks, and fast kicking techniques
News 2
Volunteer Ian Robinson launched the �20,000 fundraising drive for new seating at Chorley Little Theatre

New seats to come to Chorley Little Theatre following £20k fundraiser

Why did Chorley Little Theatre launch a fundraising drive for new seating?

Last year's Adlington Carnival parade. Picture by Paul Heyes,

Countdown to Adlington Carnival

This year’s Adlington Carnival will be held in memory of community stalwart Alan Birtwistle who died in April aged 88.

Children were recently pictured on top of a school roof

Police in Chorley issue warning to youths

Police in Chorley have issued a warning to youths who have been climbing on school roofs and vandalising property saying that their behaviour will "not be tolerated".
Crime 2
An two-car smash on the M61 is causing delays this morning.

Delays after two car smash on M61

A two-car smash on the M61 is causing delays this morning.
Transport 1
Brodie Whitbourne

Brinscall suffer agonising cup defeat

Brinscall lost a thrilling Ramsbottom Cup quarter-final at home to Feniscowles on Sunday.

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