Carnforth

Carnforth

CCTV appeal after glasses theft

Police want to speak to the man shown in the CCTV images after hundreds of pounds worth of glasses were stolen from an opticians in Carnforth.

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Lancashire Honey Show is being held at Brockholes Nature Reserve

Things to do over the next few days (September 29 to October 3)

There's lots to do in Lancashire - take your pick from these great events:
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White Coppice

Lancashire recommends... waterfalls

The county and the surrounding area has an array of stunning waterfalls to visit.

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Harold Salisbury is the front man for Pinto Beans, playing at The Ferret

Things to do this weekend (September 23 to 24)

As we enter autumn, here's some events for you to try out:

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Callout for the Bowland Pennine Mountain Rescue team

Rescue from canal bank

The Bowland Pennine Mountain Rescue team was called out to assist after a walker broke an ankle on the banks of the Lancaster Canal near Carnforth on Saturday afternoon.

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Serious Sam Barrett and James the Fang will be appearing upstairs at The Adelphi on Saturday

Things to do this weekend (September 15 to 17)

There's a great mix of events happening in Lancashire over the weekend, and even some heading into next week.

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Are new school starters' vaccinations up to date?

Vaccination alert as figures reveal thousands of children not immunised in Lancashire

Parents and carers in Lancashire are being urged to check their children’s vaccinations are up to date as the new school term begins.
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County Coun Geoff Driver

Will new winter care plan ease bed-blocking in Lancashire hospitals?

Lancashire County Council has unveiled its plans to help reduce hospital “bed blocking” and meet spikes in demand for social care over the winter period.

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Council leader County Coun Geoff Driver

Calls for Lancashire county council leader Coun Geoff Driver to resign

The leader of Lancashire County Council is facing calls for his resignation as the debate escalates over a controversial restructure of the council.

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David Cobham author of 'Bowland Beth' . Photo by Martin Hayward-Smith

How the life and death of Bowland Beth the hen harrier inspired filmmaker David Cobham’s campaigning book

David Cobham is renowned for his film ‘ Tarka The Otter’ but now he is seeking a new audience - the next generation of conservationists. He told Fiona Finch how he hopes his new work will help to save the hen harrier.

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Philip Jones opiticians in Carnforth. Picture by Google Street View.

Designer sunglasses stolen from Carnforth opticians

Police are appealing for information after five pairs of designer sunglasses were stolen from an opticians in Carnforth.

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From left: Ian Young, Director of Governance, Finance and Public Services, Deputy council  leader Coun Albert Atkinson, council leader Coun Geoff Driver and Chief Executive Jo Turton at  the Lancashire County Council cabinet meeting August  21, 2017 when the ruling Conservative group voted for  a radical management restructure at the council.

Councillors vote to axe Chief Executive Jo Turton’s job at Lancashire County Council

Lancashire County Council’s cabinet members ignored the advice of their own Chief Executive Jo Turton yesterday and pushed ahead with plans to axe her job and those of other senior officers.

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This jewellery was stolen from a house in Carnforth.

Appeal to find jewellery stolen in Carnforth

Police are appealing for the public’s help in tracing jewellery stolen during a burglary in Carnforth.

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Dunstan Low in front of the house in Melling

Scam website mimics Lune Valley country house competition

A scam website set up to look like a competition to win a country house in the Lune Valley has been attempting to steal credit card details from people that have mistakenly entered it.

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Dunstan Low in front of the house in Melling

Last chance to win a Lancashire mansion

It’s your last chance to enter a competion that will see the winner take ownership of a country house in the Lune Valley.

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Ingleton Waterfall Trail

Lancashire recommends.... family days out with entry fees

Readers have voted.

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Wands at the ready for Wizard Academy at Leighton Hall

Things to do this weekend (July 29 and 30)

Make the most of summer with some of these events...
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Carnforth Station and Visitor Centre.

Trespass warning after Carnforth platform incident

A trainspotter could have been killed after trespassing on the railway line to take pictures of a steam engine.

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Family fun

Where are the best family days out - with entry fees?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.
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An exposed grid on Meldon Road in Heysham during flash floods on Wednesday night. Photo by J-Packham Photography.

Freak storm caused flash flooding in Morecambe and Lancaster

A freak storm that hit Morecambe and Lancaster causing flash flooding was a one in almost 500 year event.

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