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Cars damaged in Asda petrol station blaze

News
New performance tables for Sunderland primary schools have been published today.

PRIMARY SCHOOL TABLES 2017: How primary schools in Lancashire scored

Education
The Masjid e Salaam Mosque in Fulwood

Double planning joy for Preston Muslim Society

News

New Lancashire unit for mothers with mental health issues will be one of only four in country

Health

Water contamination fears at Preston sheltered housing complex

Environment

APPEAL: Teen believed to be in Preston

Crime

Care home provider saved in last-minute deal

Preston

REVEALED: What inmates in Lancashire's prisons will be tucking into on Christmas Day

Crime
Frank Salter

Tributes to Preston Opera founder Frank Salter

News

'I know I parked it here somewhere ...'

Aasma Day
Blackpool Tower Eye experience

County landmark lends a hand to Lancashire Post Christmas Appeal

News
Cavendish Crescent

Man turns racist to officer after being Pava sprayed

Crime
Magistrates' Court

Scrap metal dealer cheated state out of more than £21,000, court told

Crime
Andrew Mather

Extended jail term for paedophile who 'offered victim cake'

Crime

APPEAL: Teen believed to be in Preston

Crime

Man who obtained personal data of 165,000 Just Eat customers pleads guilty to hacking

Crime

REVEALED: What inmates in Lancashire's prisons will be tucking into on Christmas Day

Crime

Benefit fraudster was scrap metal dealer

Crime
Delays are reported on the M6 this morning following a multi-vehicle accident, say police.

Delays after multi vehicle crash on M6

Transport
Problems with ice are also being reported on the M65 between junctions 5 and 6.

Ice warning for Lancashire drivers

Transport

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport

Fears of four hour delays on roads over Christmas

Transport

Cat electrocuted in Preston after climbing into signal box in freezing temperatures

Transport

Man taken to hospital after crash in Penwortham

Transport

What a wizard year for display experts

Business

Preston’s newest bar and club unveiled

News
Taylor Wimpey North West surprised Rainbow House with 100 as part of its 12 Days of Taylor Wimpey Christmas Advent campaign.

Taylor Wimpey donates cash to Rainbow House in Mawdesley

News

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport

Double planning joy for Preston Muslim Society

News

Link says it is 'committed to maintaining geographical coverage of free ATMs'

Business

Royal Mail workers flat-out before posting deadlines

Business
Preston City Council leader Coun Peter Rankin

Preston Council leader to stand down on temporary basis for health reasons

News
The Masjid e Salaam Mosque in Fulwood

Double planning joy for Preston Muslim Society

News
Lancashire County Council have awarded a 104m NHS contract to Virgin Care

YOUR VIEW: Readers mixed on Lancashire County Council's health contract deal with Virgin

Health
Coun Peter Britcliffe, Chairman of the county council's Health Scrutiny Committee

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

News

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

News

Energy concerns over Preston affordable homes plan

News

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

News

Town centre street 'lacks disabled access'

Politics

PRIMARY SCHOOL TABLES 2017: How primary schools in Lancashire scored

Education
Annette Smith of the Morecambe Bay Foodbank.

Children in Morecambe ‘suffering from rickets due to poverty’

News
Leyland Methodist Infant School

Leyland school left in shock at loss of headteacher Heather Orry

Education
UCLan vice chancellor Prof Mike Thomas with children form the pre-school centre at the In The City shop

Time is running out to help needy children

Education

New Lancashire unit for mothers with mental health issues will be one of only four in country

Health
Current guidelines recommend that an alcohol-free childhood is best

Under age drinking warning as study finds sixth of parents let young drink at 14

Health
Preston Glades is operated by Four Seasons

Care home provider saved in last-minute deal

Preston
The one-mile fun run at Leyland Leisure Centre for Heartbeat

Sporting events at Leyland Leisure Centre raises funds for Heartbeat

News
Lancashire County Council have awarded a 104m NHS contract to Virgin Care

YOUR VIEW: Readers mixed on Lancashire County Council's health contract deal with Virgin

Health
Occupants atNew Brook House on Newhall Lane noticed their water had a foul smell

Water contamination fears at Preston sheltered housing complex

Environment
60% are incorrectly planning to recycle shiny or glittery wrapping paper

Most Britons think amount of waste generated at Christmas 'unacceptable'

Environment
Many Britons  are still nervous about clearing snow for fear of getting punished

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

Environment
County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

News

Millions of Brits set to lose annual leave because they fail to take it off

Offbeat
Chocolate is toxic for dogs

Mince pies, pigs in blankets and festive choc - the treats to avoid giving your dog this Christmas

Offbeat
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in the Sunken Garden at Kensington Palace, London

Date for royal wedding announced

Offbeat
This year's word of the year has been announced

50 year old phrase is named word of the year

Offbeat
Selfitis, or the obsessive taking of selfies, appears to be a genuine condition

Can't stop taking pictures of yourself? Then you might have 'selfitis'

Offbeat
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Being paid to put studies to bed

Opinion
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Sell-by labels should be expired

Opinion

He’s like a gale of fresh air

Opinion
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Bagging up brilliant marketing

Opinion