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Man taken to hospital after high speed crash on M6

A man was rescued from his car following a high speed crash on the M6 near Lancaster, say fire services.
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Rachel O'Neil and son Reece Holt.

Brave Overton schoolboy faces up to terminal cancer diagnosis

Overton schoolboy Reece Holt goes public today to announce his brain cancer is terminal.

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County Coun Azhar Ali

Call to end stalemate on devolution deal for Lancashire

The campaign to gain devolution for Lancashire has been kickstarted this week by the county council’s Labour opposition group.

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Lancaster University's review has revealed the new figures.

Lancaster University review reveals NHS staff abuse

A review by Lancaster University has revealed the number of assaults on NHS staff.

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Ian Stirling.

Lancaster man takes on cycle challenge for fallen heroes

A Lancaster man who nearly lost his life after sever blood clots plagued his lungs is preparing for a gruelling bike ride to help war veterans.

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Court news

Lancashire court listings - Monday, February 19, 2018

Here is this week's round-up of cases at Preston’s courts.
Crime
Firefighters were called to a house in Lancaster.

Fire in Lancaster living room

Fire crews were called to a house on Thirlmere Road, Lancaster on Sunday (February 18) evening.

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Golf course

Where are the best golf clubs and courses in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

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A photo of the crash, courtesy of Lancashire Road Police.

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.

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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.

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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.
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