Things to do this weekend (May 27 to May 29)

It's another Bank Holiday weekend, so why not get out and try one or two of these events?
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Wooden Toy Shop owner Andrew Wallin

Andrew’s wooden toy story success

Growing up, Andrew Wallin didn’t have many expensive toys.

Members of Ribcaged

Youth group for Ribcaged Productions

Ribcaged Productions Limited is launching a new primary aged youth theatre group.

Tom Jones, owner of The Whalley Wine Shop with operations Jen Nott at the Ribble Valley Business Awards 2016.

Fine wine has seen Tom build up a fine business

Located in the Ribble Valley in the picturesque village lives the Whalley Wine Shop.

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Fire crews were called to Fleet Street Lane in Ribchester

Fire crews tackle blaze in Ribchester home

Fire crews have been called to tackle a blaze at a home in Ribchester today (Monday).

Celebrity gardener Christine Walkden opening The Glasshouse in Ribchester

Christine Walkden’s green passion keeps on growing

Gardening is not something you would associate with Dame Vera Lynn, but Lancashire horticulturist Christine Walkden once uncovered a mutual love of all things flowery and green.

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Ribchester Amateur Theatrical Society won four NODA awards

RATS get the nod for its entertaining theatrical work

An amateur dramatics group has been honoured with four gongs at a prestigious awards ceremony.

Huge barn blaze being treated as arson

Huge barn blaze being treated as arson

A huge barn fire which took fire crew more than nine hours is extinguish, is being treated as arson by police.

A 'serious fire' has closed a road in Ribchester

'Serious fire' closes road

A 'serious fire' has closed a Lancashire street in both directions - forcing a detour.

Man found dead in River Ribble after huge search

Man found dead in River Ribble after huge search

A massive search for a missing Ribchester man has ended in tragedy after his body was found in the River Ribble.

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Ribchester FC Pavilion

Plans in place for club pavilion transformation

A village football club is to kick off plans to transform their ancient and delapidated pavilion with a £150,000 regeneration project.

Halloween at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Top 10 things to do at the weekend in Lancashire

Here is a list of 10 fun things to do next weekend.
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Police helicopter in search for missing man

Search resumes for missing man

A massive search was resumed at first light today for a man missing in the Ribble Valley.

Alan Pinder, 51, from Ribchester cycled more than 3,000 miles around the British mainland to raise money for the RSPCA's Lancashire East branch.

Alan’s gruelling ride around the coast of Britain

After more than 3,000 miles and over three months of cycling, Alan Pinder will arrive back at Blackpool Tower after completing a gruelling circuit of the British mainland.

y A view from Black Moss reservoir to Pendle Hill pic: S. Willoughby

Experience the power of Pendle Hill

A GUIDED walk over Lancashire’s most famous hill will also provide an opportunity to share a conservation message.

The Ribchester Arms.

Popular Lancashire boozer badly damaged in Boxing Day floods reopens

A popular pub that suffered severe damage during the Boxing Day floods has reopened.

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Hand grenade found in Ribchester field

An army bomb disposal unit carried out a controlled explosion this morning after a hand grenade was discovered in a Ribchester field.

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Jessica Szacsky with horse Carlos after recently winning the under 21's UK Winter Champions Prelim Open

No horsing around for 
top rider Jessica

Despite only taking up the sport 18 months ago there was no horsing around for one 16-year-old dressage champion.

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FLOODING UPDATE: More rain set to batter Lancashire

More rain is forecast to hit Lancashire after the Boxing Day deluge that left a trail of chaos across the region.

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