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Where to park for free in South Ribble to do your Christmas shopping in 2017

This week marks the start of two weeks of motoring joy as a festive free parking initiative across South Ribble goes live.

Business
Traffic chaos on the A585

Revealed: How much time traffic jams will add to your journey in Lancashire

An unknown quantity for any car journey is how long you might be delayed.

Transport
Lancashire has fewer roads officers, says a report

Lancashire Police vow as nationwide alcohol breath tests see dramatic fall

The number of alcohol breath tests deployed by police on England’s roads has fallen by a quarter in the last five years, a new report has said.

News

Lane remains closed after major lorry blaze on M6

Drivers are being warned of possible disruption on the M6 this morning after one lane remains closed following a major lorry fire.
Transport
The teenager was rescued from the tracks

Teenager falls onto train tracks

A teenager was rescued from train tracks after he fell following a night out in Lancashire, say police.
News
Lancashire County Council award £104m NHS contract to Virgin Care

Lancashire County Council award £104m NHS contract to Virgin Care

A County Hall decision to award a £104m healthcare contract to the private sector instead of the NHS has sparked a storm of protest in Lancashire.

Health
Two fire engines were on the scene.

Fire engines called out to 'suspicious' fire in terraced house

Two fire engines were called out to reports of a fire in a mid-terraced house on Saturday night (December 9).

Your lancashire
The stoppage happened on the M55 motorway.

'Pre-emptive' police efforts see two arrested in motorway stoppage

Police have arrested two individuals after a vehicle was stopped using 'pre-emptive tactics' on the M55 motorway.
Transport
Police helping a stranded car in Rivington, Chorley. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

SNOW LATEST: Cars stranded and drivers rescued despite Lancashire avoiding the worst of 'Snowmageddon'

For the large part, 'Snowmageddon' in Lancashire was a damp squib.
News

Lancashire choir in good voice

Lancashire workers really have something to sing about...

Business
The shooting happened on Saturday, December 2.

BREAKING: Four arrested following shooting which left a woman with serious injuries

Police investigating a shooting, which left a woman with serious injuries, have arrested a further four people.
Crime
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Lancashire Police are appealing for help in finding missing woman

Lancashire Police are searching for a woman in her 50s.

News
The words 'Ban fracking' were spray painted onto the windows of Barclays in Clifton Street. Photo: Michael Sayward.

Bank vandalised with anti-fracking gesture

A high-street bank has had its front windows vandalised in what appears to be an anti-fracking protest.
Crime
Lancaster and Morecambe Athletic Club.

Festive fun run on the way

One of Lancashire's largest athletics clubs is taking to the track to raise funds for its new club house.

News
WEATHER WARNING: Lancashire’s Sunday snow forecast could see residents ‘cut off’

WEATHER WARNING: Lancashire’s Sunday snow forecast could see residents ‘cut off’

We were warned ‘Snowmageddon’ was on its way to Lancashire.

News
A single candle flame caused a family to flee their home after the flame engulfed a bedroom.

Family forced to flee after fire caused by a single flame engulfs their home

A Chorley family have had to flee in the dead of night after a fire, caused by a single tealight flame, engulfed their home.
News
Scene of the crash

Ice and snow warning after crash closes M6

Two lanes of the M6 were closed for a number of hours following an accident in wintry conditions.
Bamber Bridge
A new planning application for the Canal Corridor area of the city is expected towards the end of 2018, and work could start in 2021

Massive underground car park plan revealed as part of £250m Lancaster canal development

A massive underground car park, an oval shaped arts centre, canalside public space and more than 1,000 new student bedrooms have been revealed as part of a £250m Lancaster development.

Environment
Shop fronts that enhance the character of the buildings - like this one -  in Preston are being encouraged

Vision to improve Preston city centre reaches next stage

Guidelines to shape the future look of Preston city centre will be discussed by council bosses this month.
News
It’s party time for Lancaster ticketing firm Vibe

It’s party time for Lancaster ticketing firm Vibe

Vibe Tickets officially opened its new HQ and celebrated the firm’s continued growth by entertaining investors, friends and users with talent from across the region at the #BringTheVibe party.

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