YOUR VIEW: Fishergate Bollard mania has gone global

Love it or loathe  it - the Fishergate bollard’s fame has now extended far beyond Preston.

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IN PICTURES: Wintry scenes as snow hits Lancashire

Snow is falling across much of the region today.
There's plenty to look forward to in 2018

BLUE MONDAY: Reasons to be cheerful in Lancashire

Blue Monday is supposedly the most depressing day of the year - but hey, it’s only one day. And besides, there’s plenty to look forward to Lancashire in the year ahead.
News of the cash bombshell was delivered at a meeting of the Transport for Lancashire committee this week.

£161m soaring cost of Lancashire's new highway

Soaring costs mean the planned new super highway serving north west Preston is going to cost £57m more than first anticipated.

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Former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron

Tim Farron ‘regrets’ saying that gay sex is not a sin

Former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has said he regrets saying that gay sex is not a sin.
Lostock Hall
The winner has been revealed

Lancashire Post’s Italian of the Year competition winner announced

The winners have been announced for the Lancashire Post’s Italian of the Year competition.

Food and Drink
Here are all this year's bin collection times.

When are the Christmas bin collections for South Ribble?

South Ribble Council has announced this year's festive bin collections.
It's all about the burger this Christmas

The most amazing Christmas burgers of 2017

As Christmas Day fast approaches we take a look at the some of the more unusual options for a festive feast, with many of the most popular options proving to be of the burger variety.

Food and Drink
Key workers struggling as economy hit

Lancashire has lost out on £267million due to public sector pay cap since 2010

So when will it all end?

Here are all this year's bin collection times.

When are the 2017 Christmas bin collections in Preston?

It's almost that time of year when bins across the region will be overflowing with wrapping paper, cardboard boxes and empty bottles.
Rumours have emerged that Booths could be on the market

YOUR VIEW: Booths sell-off rumours

Reports that one of Lancashire’s most loved businesses could be put up for sale have sparked a big response from readers.
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BLACK FRIDAY: A survival guide for online shoppers

Shoppers across the region are ready to bag a bargain today, and if Black Friday media coverage is anything to go by, chances are you'll be shopping from the comfort of your own home this year.

Flood hit schools and nurseries close across Lancashire

Following last night's torrential rain and flooding a number of schools across Lancashire have announced that they will be closed today.

Has a rare albino pheasant been spotted in Lancashire?

While walking her dog on Tuesday morning (November 21, 2017), Tania Harasimiuk captured footage of what she believed to be a rare albino pheasant.
The Parkers Arms in Chorley will now merge with an Indian restaurant

Chorley pub and curry house join forces to open as The Sizzling Indian

Times are tough for both pubs and Indian restaurants, with dozens of old favourites closing down in Lancashire.

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Here's everything you need to know

When is Preston's Christmas lights switch on?

Preston's festive lights switch-on takes place this Saturday, November 25, 2017.

Image courtesy of Highways England

Delays following M6 accident

Motorist have been warned to expect delays following an accident on the M6 southbound between junction 34 and 33 at around 7am this morning.

BUDGET 2017: The key questions as Chancellor Philip Hammond prepares to give Budget

Ahead of our live coverage and what the Chancellor Philip Hammond's Budget will mean for Lancashire, we answer some of the key questions.
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UCLAN GRADUATES 2017: School of Forensic and Applied Sciences

These are some of the success stories.

Many schools are breaking up later this year

When do schools in Preston break-up for Christmas in 2017

We're all starting to prepare for Christmas and as the wrapping paper flies, it's sometimes easy to forget exactly when the school holidays start and end.
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