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Travel: Lossit Cottage, Islay, Scotland

"On a clear day you can see Northern Ireland from Islay."
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Morecambe Sailing Club.

Travel: Morecambe on comeback trail to reclaim title as ‘Naples of North’

There was a time when Morecambe was known as the Naples of the North.

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The Nimes Roman ampitheatre

TRAVEL: Underground and overground in beautiful southern France

Smell. Taste. Think.
Worlds Travel Risks Mapped

Where is it safe to go on holiday abroad?

The past year has been tumultuous, with terror attacks taking place in Turkey, Manchester, London and Barcelona.

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Leeds Town Hall

Culture, craft beers and celestial bars? It's all possible on a weekend break in Leeds

Liz Ryan is wowed by the northern city's rise in popularity - but is relieved to find the people are still down to earth.

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The entrance to The Cafe Bar's courtyard on Winckley Street.

RESTAURANT REVIEW: A truly delightful Mediterranean enclave hidden in the city centre

A sense of escapism from our daily routines is what we all crave for on a regular basis – in fact, probably more than we’d want to admit to.

Preston City Centre
Picturesque views of Boston.

Travel: Boston – home of ball games, seafood and lots of boiled treats!

There are three things that I love about Boston and Massachusetts – the sport, the history and the food.

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The Boathouse

Lancashire recommends.... Canalside pubs

If you are strolling along the Lancaster Canal or the Leeds Liverpool Canal, why not stop off at one of these pubs?
Pub by the canal

Where are the best canalside pubs in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

Sharon Taylor appears in Bargain Loving Brits In Blackpool

Show cooks up an honest take on resort

Business owners and performers have welcomed the new TV series Bargain Loving Brits In Blackpool as an honest representation of the resort.

Isle of Eriska Hotel frontage.

Travel: Tasty cuisine amid glorious scenery served up on the little Isle of Eriska

Natalie Walker and her family enjoy five-star Michelin dining in picturesque surroundings at this Scottish Baronial style mansion

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Lancashire recommends... pizza take-aways

Readers have voted.

The sun rises over Uluru, Australia

Climbing to be banned on sacred Australian rock formation Uluru

Climbing the dramatic rock formation Uluru will be banned in two years after declining as visitors to the Australian landmark increasingly recognise its sacredness to indigenous people.

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Pictures: Dave Connors

The annual Halloween bash at the Wheatsheaf Pub in Water Lane

Guests get in spirit for fright night

The Wheatsheaf Pub in Preston opened their doors to some rather scary punters for a creepy carnival inspired party night.

Ariana Grande's restyled waxwork at Madame Tussauds

Seasonal restyling for Ariana Grande waxwork

Kids will go free for Halloween at Promenade attraction Madame Tussauds tomorrow - if they visit in seasonally spooky costumes.

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Manchester Airport

BREAKING: Armed police swoop at Manchester airport

Armed police are understood to have arrested a man today as he waited to board a flight at Manchester Airport.
Stunning St Ninians Isle. Photo by Yolanda Bruce.

Travel review: Shetland, Scotland

Small is certainly beautiful in Shetland. The famous ponies are tiny and sturdy as are the sheep.

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An aerial view of the park.

Travel: Caravanning in style

Rob Hollingworth and his family take in the history, heritage and tranquility amid a backdrop of stunning hills and countryside

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Customers should arrive at airports earlier than normal

UK passengers face enhanced security measures on US-bound flights

UK passengers flying to the US face enhanced security measures from Thursday.

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Sandra Keeling

Garstang retirement park comes to Channel 5

A Garstang residential park is taking centre stage in a new six-part documentary showcasing Lancashire’s tourism boom.
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