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Garstang law firm named among best businesses

A Garstang law firm has been named among the UK’s best employers for a second year running.

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Singer song-writer Alex Hulme be returning to the stage in Lancaster

Gifted Alex is on a mission with new music

Garstang singer Alex Hulme will be returning to the Lancaster stage next month to debut his latest works.

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Coun Jennifer Mein

‘Radical’ new vision for Lancashire’s public sector

A major overhaul of health and council services in Lancashire is on the cards.

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Sarah Page, who is off to the Arctic to complete a marathon to help breast cancer sufferers.

Arctic beckons for a Longridge grandma’s marathon walk

A Longridge grandmother is off to the Arctic to complete her fourth marathon walk as part of a 10 year charity challenge.

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Tapas bar

Where are the best tapas bars in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

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Macmillan cake sale 2016

Could the much-loved charity cake bake be under threat?

Fears have emerged for the future of the charity bake sale amid changes to food regulations across the county.

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Scottish folk trio North Sea Gas

Scottish folk trio set to play at Garstang Library

One of Scotland’s most popular folk bands will take to the stage at Garstang Library next week.
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The Hudson family Lee, Thomas and Joanne from Cabus, near Garstang, celebrate raising enough money to book Thomas' SDR surgery.

Five-year-old boy set for life-changing surgery

Thanks to the “amazing” support from the friends, family and the community, an five-year-old boy with cerebral palsy is set for a life-changing operation.

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Sewing is a great way to switch off from a busy lifestyle

Have a go.....at learning to sew

There are a number of reasons on why it pays to be nifty with a needle
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Members of the Garstang and Knott End Light Railway group at Hackensall Crossing, Knott End, with the part of the route to Knott End behind them

Garstang to Knott End rail revival plans back on track

Railway revivalists are to launch a campaign which could see part of an almost forgotten rail route restored.

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Dog trainer Keith Rowley, from Garstang, with his red setter Paddy.

A dog whisperer has moved to Garstang and vows to help all canine conundrums

A dog behaviourist who claims to be able to cure dogs of bad behaviour and has worked with the likes of Russell Brand, is now practising in Lancashire.

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Thieves broke into the holidaymakers' room

Burglars target Garstang golfing hotel

Holidaymakers at a popular golfing hotel in Garstang lost over £600 worth of electrical items after thieves broke into their hotel room, say police.
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County Hall

County Council sets Council Tax and warns of more cuts to come

Lancashire County Council meets today to set its Council Tax and budget for 2017/18 with a warning that yet more multi million pound cuts could lie ahead.

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Co-owners Alex Buxton and Emma Bailie, of the Aged in Oak Wine Company

The story of the Garstang wine shop which isn’t allowed to sell alcohol

Did you hear the one about the wine shop which couldn’t sell alcohol?

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Ranger Andy Greenwood and his dog

Musical tribute to the beauty of Bowland

A new choral work has been commissioned to celebrate Lancashire’s Forest of Bowland.

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County Hall

Consultants get go ahead for multi million pound “passport” to county council savings

Lancashire County Council has given the go-ahead for the second phase of a £7.4m contract to transform and cut the cost of its social care service.

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Members of The Whitechapel Players in rehearsals

Drama group is primed for Keeping Up Appearances

A theatre group is asking for new people to keep up appearances for its latest production.

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Members of the Garstang and Knott End Light Railway group at Hackensall Crossing, Knott End, with the part of the route to Knott End behind them

All aboard for Garstang rail line revival

Railway revivalists are to launch a campaign which could see part of an almost forgotten rail route restored.

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Police are appealing for information after a large quantity of goods were stolen from a popular supermarket in Garstang.

CCTV APPEAL: Theft from Booths in Garstang

Police are appealing for information after a large quantity of goods were stolen from a popular supermarket in Garstang.

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