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Delays in Garstang following crash

Drivers in the Garstang area are reporting delays following a crash.

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Keyworker Homes unveil the proposed plans for the Garstang Community Centre and Council offices

Face of Garstang to drastically change after 600 homes approved

The face of a Lancashire town is set to radically change after plans for more than 600 houses were approved.

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Prince Charles visits Dewlay Cheesemakers in Garstang

Crowning glory for Garstang cheese makers

Getting a prince to say cheese is easy - just tour him round a third generation traditional Lancashire cheesemakers.

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AS IT HAPPENED: Prince Charles visits Lancashire

The Prince of Wales visited Lancashire today, with planned stops in Clitheroe, Samlesbury and Garstang.
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Ann Boardman, Emily Hanson, Sharon Hartley, and Mandy Richardson.

Four mums embark on 100km walk in 24 hours to raise £13,000 for five causes

Four intrepid mums have raised more than £13,000 after taking on the mammoth challenge of walking 100km in 24 hours.

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Participants took to the Lancaster canal to complete the Age UK Lancashire 25 miles Canoe Challenge

Age UK's Canoe Challenge

Brave participants took to the Lancaster canal to complete the Age UK Lancashire 25 miles Canoe Challenge, all to raise money to support vulnerable older people.

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River levels monitored as floods alerts lifted

River levels monitored as floods alerts lifted

Flooding alerts were ​lifted today ​after Lancashire emerged largely unscathed from last night’s high winds and heavy rain.

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Keyworker Homes unveil the proposed plans for the Garstang Community Centre and Council offices

D-Day for Garstang community centre and 800 new homes which 'could change the face' of market town

Planning decisions which will radically change the face of Garstang and district - as well as the town centre - look set to be agreed next week.

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Queen Vic Fish and Chips

Lancashire recommends.... fish and chip shops

Readers have voted. Here are the top fish and chip shops in Lancashire.
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Garstang Ukuele Group playing at Tithe Barn, Garstang.

A uke-ful way to spend an evening

Crowds were cleaning windows and leaning on a lamppost after Garstang Ukulele Group held a fund-raiser at The Tithe Barn.

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Brigitte DeMeyer and Will Kimbrough

Musical duo from Tennessee team up

A pair of musicians, hailing all the way from Nashville, Tennessee, will perform ‘unplugged’ in Garstang later this month.

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The occupants of the cars received minor injuries.

Police called to two-car smash on M6

Emergency services were called to a two-car smash on the southbound carriageway of the M6.
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Mary  Wilson-White

Tributes paid to a wonderful Longridge lady and campaigner

“A wonderful lady”, “a hard act to follow” and “a voice for older people in the Ribble Valley”.

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Widespread power cuts in Lancashire investigated

Widespread power cuts in Lancashire investigated

Engineers from Electricity North West were this afternoon investigating power faults affecting more than 1,000 properties in Lancashire.

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Cast members of the Rabbits of Sandleford Warren at Ribfest 2016.

Ribchester set to stage a return of popular music and drama festival

RibFest is back for 2017! - The team organising last year’s successful event says it is delighted to inform ‘friends, supporters, sponsors and all local culture vultures’ that the dates for this year are July 17-23.

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Holiday chalets by side of lake on the outskirts of Whitechapel can go ahead

City councillors have passed plans for five holiday chalets beside a former fishing lake within an ‘area of outstanding natural beauty’.

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World’s top darts stars coming to Preston venue

Some of the world’s best professional darts players are arrowing in to Preston for an exciting night of sporting entertainment at the Guild Hall later this year.

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Fish and chips

Where are the best fish and chip shops in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions for their favourite chippys in the area.

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Calves were rescued from a burning barn

Dozens of day old calves rescued from burning barn

A day-old calf was lucky to come away with only minor burns after being rescued from a blazing barn.

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Alexander Paterson, 33, was given a two-year suspended prison sentence for three counts of possessing indecent images of children, one count making indecent images of children.

Man who downloaded hundreds of serious child abuse images and video is spared jail

A contractor who used hotel wi-fi to download hundreds of serious child abuse images and videos has escaped jail.

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