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Motorcyclist airlifted to Royal Preston Hospital after horror crash

Emergency services attended the scene of a serious crash this afternoon which saw two casualties taken to hospital.
Transport
Fire crews from Lancaster and Garstang attended the scene.

Vehicle flipped on to its roof after Lancaster collision

A vehicle has been flipped upside down after a two-vehicle collision.

Transport
Branadine Gyimaah.

Appeal to find 14-year-old girl believed to be in Lancaster

Police are appealing for information to trace a 14-year-old girl who has gone missing.

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Branadine Gyimaah, left, was last seen at her home in Beeston on Wednesday, February 14. She is believed to be with Hamzar Ali, aged 25, pictured right, who has links to Lancaster.

Search for missing Leeds teenager believed to have traveled to Lancashire

Police are searching for a 14-year-old girl from Leeds who has gone missing.
Crime
Call police on 101 with any information.

Closure order served on drug den Lancaster house

A full closure order has been served at a property in Lancaster after complaints of anti-social behaviour and drug dealing.

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Disruption at Lancaster Station

Train disruption at Lancaster

A number of train journeys have been affected today (Thursday) after overhead wire disruption between Oxenholme and Lancaster.

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Cabinet member Coun Keith Iddon watches a pothole being repaired in Chipping recently.

Axed pothole policy ‘put lives in danger’

A new repair policy to tackle Lancashire’s escalating pothole crisis has been withdrawn by the county council amid claims it could endanger lives.

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Kabantu will take a journey on the high seas in Noisy Gallery

Things to do (February 16 to 19)

There's some great events happening this weekend.

Whats on
County Coun John Fillis, deputy leader of the Labour group

County councillors clash over leaked pay for top executive

A County Hall row over leaked information on top salaries has escalated after leaders of the two biggest political parties lodged complaints about each other.

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Court news

Lancashire court listings - Monday, February 12, 2018

Here is this week's round-up of cases at Preston’s courts.
Crime
Pictures from the scene show a burnt out car which has been completely destroyed by fire.

Driver smashes into tree on M6

A man had a lucky escape after his car smashed into a tree and burst into flames on the M6, say police.
Transport
Lancaster named as one of UK’s most affordable cities

Lancaster named as one of UK’s most affordable cities

Lancaster has been named as the fourth most affordable city to live in the UK.

News
County Coun John Fillis

Eleventh hour bid to keep county's community transport services on the road

An eleventh hour bid will be made tomorrow to save Lancashire’s community transport services from cutbacks.

News
Head to Brockholes Nature Reserve for an After Dark Walk

Things to do (February 10 to 18)

With half-term looming, there's plenty of events to keep the kids entertained over the weekend and beyond.

Whats on
County Coun Geoff Driver

Consultation on Council's new halal meat policy after school meals boycott threatened

A one month consultation has been launched on Lancashire County Council’s controversial plans to change its halal meat policy.

Education
Sir Ian McKellen.

Gandalf star Sir Ian McKellen to give talk in Lancaster

You shall not pass – unless you’ve got a ticket of course.

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Lancaster University’s £1.7m cancer research boost

Lancaster University’s £1.7m cancer research boost

North West Cancer Research is investing in cancer research projects worth £1.7m at Lancaster University, as part of its commitment to fund research which will help tackle rising cancer rates in the north west.

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Lancashire to hold its first Workplace Wellbeing Conference

Lancashire to hold its first Workplace Wellbeing Conference

A local health and wellbeing provider is joining forces with Lancashire Mind and wider partners to deliver the first Workplace Wellbeing Conference in Lancashire.

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Lancaster mayor Coun Roger Mace cuts the ribbon to open the new unit.

New £1.2m Royal Lancaster Infirmary therapy unit officially opens

The new Therapies Outpatient Department at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary, which houses all outpatient therapy services under the same roof for the first time, was officially opened by Lancaster mayor Coun Roger Mace.

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