Lancashire recommends.... guest houses and B&Bs

Whether you are staying overnight in a different town or need somewhere to put up visiting relatives, here is a list of guest houses and bed and breakfasts as voted by readers.

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Bed and breakfast

Where are the best guest houses in Lancashire?

Whether you are staying overnight in a different town or need somewhere to put up visiting relatives, here is a list of guest houses and bed and breakfasts as suggested by readers.

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Carr Jewellers, Garstang

Lancashire recommends.... independent jewellers

Readers have voted. Here are the top jewellers in the region.


Where are the best independent jewellers in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

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Chapel Lane, Longton, Preston.

Councillor's reminder about two week road closure

A councillor has reminded residents a popular road will be closed for more than two weeks.

Ulnes Walton Bridleways Association (UWBA)

Ulnes Walton Bridleways Association invites riders to a pink pleasure ride

A bridle group is inviting horse enthusiasts to join in its pleasure ride for two charities.

Preston Bus service 12/12a, running through Longton, New Longton and Whitestake

Bus re-routed due to roadworks

A bus service will be affected by roadworks in Longton next week.

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Chapel Lane in Longton described as in a "shocking condition" by the local county councillor.

Snub row over ‘top priority’ road repair

Questions have been raised over why a main road deemed a ‘top priority’ for resurfacing two years ago still hasn’t been repaired.

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Reginald Stevens with the Mayor, Coun Linda Woollard and her consort Alistair Woollard

Happy 100th birthday Reginald Stevens

With father and son Reginald and Richard Stevens celebrating their birthday on the same day, there was one more reason to celebrate this year, as Reginald turned 100.


Witness appeal after 86-year-old seriously hurt in crash

An elderly man has suffered serious injuries after his car span into a ditch in Longton.

Longton Parish Councillors with Tom Calderbank, Preston Bus Manager

Council tax to be reduced

There’s good news for residents of Longton - the parish council is reducing its part of the council tax bill.

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UPDATE: Elderly man dies after being hit by Mini

UPDATE: Elderly man dies after being hit by Mini

A 90-year-old pensioner has died hospital after being hit by a car in South Ribble.

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St Andrew's Church, Longton

The 12 months of Longton

A Lancashire village's best offerings have been captured to help raise funds for its community church.
Magician Alex Hutton of Longton

Magician Alexander has ace up his sleeve at wedding awards

Abracadabra! A Longton lad has been named best wedding entertainer in the North West.

Gift shop

Where are the best gift shops?

With Christmas around the corner, we all need a little inspiration.

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Caryss Grilli with her retinue

Caryss harvests the fruits of her fund-raising labour

A year as Harvest Queen has enabled Caryss Grilli to achieve so much for her chose charities.
Lynne Whittaker

Make a will and help the hospice

A host of solicitors in Lancashire are supporting St Catherine’s Hospice by encouraging people to write a will.

Village in Partnership charity shop in Longton

Charity set to shut up shops after 10 years

A charity which has served the people of Lancashire for 10 years is set to close.

School Lane, Longton. Picture: Google

Child rescued from railings by fire crews

A child had to be rescued by fire crews after getting her head stuck in railings.

Lancashire Constabulary Headquarters, Hutton near Preston

Residents disturbed by CadetFest celebrations

Police have apologised after complaints were received about noise from a CadetFest celebration.

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