Businesswoman wins right to stay in UK

An Afghan refugee living in Lancaster has won her right to stay in the country.

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Man arrested for attempted murder of a PC in Lancaster

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempting to murder a police officer in Lancaster.

Staff from The Kings Arms, Garstang, doing a parachute jump for St John's Ambulance

Sky dive for St John's Hospice

Staff and customers at a Garstang pub braved the skies to raise money for St John’s Hospice.

Photo Neil Cross Nicola Hall, head of Central Lancaster High School

BREAKING: Lancaster sixth form set to close in 2018

Central Lancaster High School plans to close its sixth form next year because of low pupil numbers and reduced funding.

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Galloway’s the voice of news

Reading the newspaper can be thought of as a luxury by those who are blind or partially sighted.

Lauren Jeska.

Jailed athlete’s parents speak out over gender row

The parents of a transgender runner from Lancaster jailed after stabbing an athletics chief amid a row over her gender have spoken out.

Cat Smith speaking in Parliament.

Morecambe and Lancaster MPs speak after London terror attack

Local MPs have spoken of their sadness in the wake of yesterday’s London terror attack.

Owen Lambert from Morecambe is treated by emergency services near Westminster Bridge.  (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

Morecambe student thanks emergency services after London terror attack

A “battered and bruised” Morecambe student has thanked the emergency services for helping him through the ordeal after being caught up in yesterday’s terror attack in London.

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Sea Life Blackpool have a Snail and the Whale special event on until March 26. Great for the kids.

10 things to do this weekend (March 25 and 26)

There's a great variety of things to try this weekend. Why not do one of these?
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Prince Charles visits Dewlay Cheesemakers in Garstang

Crowning glory for Garstang cheese makers

Getting a prince to say cheese is easy - just tour him round a third generation traditional Lancashire cheesemakers.

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Cem Bora, 11, has died in a house fire in Lancaster.

Tributes paid to boy who died in Lancaster house blaze

Tributes have been paid to an 11-year-old schoolboy who died in a house fire in Lancaster at the weekend.

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Participants took to the Lancaster canal to complete the Age UK Lancashire 25 miles Canoe Challenge

Age UK's Canoe Challenge

Brave participants took to the Lancaster canal to complete the Age UK Lancashire 25 miles Canoe Challenge, all to raise money to support vulnerable older people.


Woman mugged before being thrown into Lancaster Canal

A 35-year-old woman was pushed into the canal after being mugged by a man on the city’s towpath.

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Cem Bora, 11, has sadly died in a house fire in Lancaster.

Boy, 11, dies in Lancaster house fire

An 11-year-old boy has died following a house fire in Lancaster at the weekend.

Probe into fatal house blaze

Probe into fatal house blaze

Police and fire officers were today investigating a fatal house fire in Lancaster.

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River levels monitored as floods alerts lifted

River levels monitored as floods alerts lifted

Flooding alerts were ​lifted today ​after Lancashire emerged largely unscathed from last night’s high winds and heavy rain.

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Former police worker from Lancaster falls to his death in Thailand

A former police worker from Lancaster has fallen to his death from a fourth floor flat in Thailand after a night out.

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VIDEO: Jeremy Corbyn praises ‘brilliant’ Lancaster project on city visit

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn described a Lancaster social enterprise as a “brilliant local project” bringing hope to people who need it most.

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Lancaster and Morecambe headteachers call ‘crisis’ meeting

A public meeting in Lancaster this month will address the “crisis” in the district’s school funding.

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