Morecambe dad accused of baby murder ‘changed story’

A dad accused of murdering his baby son changed his story ‘in a final throw of the dice’ to escape justice, a court heard.

Lessons from Auschwitz - Manchester 15th November 2016

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

Reporter GEMMA SHERLOCK accompanies students from across Lancaster and Morecambe on an emotional trip to former Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz.

Kane Kennedy is accused of murdering his seven-month-old son.

Morecambe dad says he lied about baby son’s death ‘to protect mum’

A dad accused of murdering his baby son has told a court he lied to protect the child’s mother.

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PICTURES: Lancaster and Morecambe Newspaper Education Awards.

Here are all the pictures taken at the Lancaster Guardian and the Visitor Education Awards on Wednesday (November 30).

Lancaster and Morecambe Newspapers Education Awards.

Lancaster and Morecambe Newspaper Education Awards winners and finalists

Schools across the district gathered at Lancaster University in a glittering ceremony for the Lancaster Guardian and The Visitor Education Awards.

Anne Powell, Chairman, and Peter Bullard, Director of Cumbria Wildlife Trust with Cedric Robinson MBE, who received an award for his contribution to supporting local wildlife.

Queen’s Guide to Morecambe Bay wins top wildlife gong

The Queen’s Guide to the Sands has been honoured for his contribution to wildlife.

Junior Miss Morecambe Rachel Simpson (centre) with Miss England and Mr England 2016.

Brave teenager is Junior Miss Morecambe

A brave teenager who had a life-saving bone marrow transplant last year has been crowned Junior Miss Morecambe.

Kane Kennedy.

Morecambe dad, 20, denies murdering his seven-month-old baby

A teenage mum feared for the safety of her baby at the hands of his cannabis addict father - who is accused of his murder.

King Ryan Grayson celebrates with the AOW championship belt. Photo by Tony Knox.

New blood gets chance as wrestling returns to Carleton

Young ‘rising stars’ of pro wrestling will take centre stage at a special show in Morecambe this Saturday.

The Site of the Former Dome in Morecambe

Drug bushes chopped down at prom site

Bushes in which people were drinking, taking drugs , going to the toilet and camping out have been chopped down by the council.

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Christmas decorations

Where are the best Christmas shops?

From Christmas trees and wreaths to baubles and snow machines - we all like to get in the festive spirit.

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Lancashire recommends...cocktail bars

Readers have voted - here are the results of our poll for the best cocktail bars in Lancashire.

Lancashire Day

Get ready for Lancashire Day

We are of course proud to be Lancastrians - so there is plenty to celebrate on Lancashire Day.
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Police want to speak to this man in connection with a bike theft.

CCTV appeal after £800 bike stolen from outside Morecambe care centre

Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to after a bike was stolen from a care centre in Morecambe.

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Sara Pendlebury from Morecambe who is recovering from an urgent operation, has been told she cannot claim benefits whilst she is off sick despite paying into the system for 30 years.

Real-life story mirrors film about benefits

A hard working mum-of-four who has paid into the system for 30 years has been told she can’t claim a penny in benefits.

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Morecambe barber Rob Hughes will hold a charity day in memory of Jazmin Parker who passed away at just two-years-old from meningitis septicemia.

Morecambe barber’s charity day in memory of best friend’s daughter

A Morecambe barber is holding a charity day to help a family who lost their two-year-old daughter to meningitis.


Where are the best cocktail bars?

Are you a martini drinker, or do you fancy a fruity tequila sunrise?
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Steve Walters during his Morecambe days.

Ex-Morecambe footballer tells of child abuse by coach

A former Morecambe footballer has revealed that he was one of the victims of a serial paedophile.

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Galloway's volunteers at a Morecambe Cross Bay Walk.

Morecambe Galloway’s plea for volunteers

Morecambe based sight loss charity, Galloway’s, is making a fresh plea for new volunteers in the area.

Baybeat band at last year's Lantern Festival in Morecambe. Picture by Graham Wynne.

Morecambe prepares for West End lantern festival

More Music’s annual free Lantern Festival will be illuminating the West End of Morecambe on Wednesday November 30.

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