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Lancashire court listings - Monday, June 18, 2018

Here is this week's round-up of cases at Preston’s courts.
Crime
Police appeal after disabled man is assaulted

Police appeal after disabled man is assaulted

Lancaster police are investigating what they say is a disability motivated hate crime after a man was assaulted in Lancaster.

News
Paella

Where are the best Spanish restaurants in Lancashire?

Is the weather making you want something a little more exotic?

News

Fleet of 200 bikes to pay tribute to tragic blood biker at funeral

Friends and colleagues of a dedicated blood biker, who lost his life in a horror crash while serving his community, have paid touching tribute to their "angel on two wheels."

Transport
Resurfacing work taking place. Photo: Stephanie Robinson

Relief for north Lancashire residents after roadworks change

Motorway diversion plans north of Lancaster have been altered - to the relief of residents and Lancashire County Council.

Transport
Maggie Wild

Galgate residents reveal “frustration, desperation and depression” after 2017 floods

Seven months on from the major flooding that hit Galgate, residents are becoming increasingly concerned about new building developments that could leave them even more at risk than ever before. Nick Lakin reports...

News
Council leader County Coun Geoff Driver

More cash for county council reserves now - but £144m "funding gap" still predicted by 2021

The reserves of cash strapped Lancashire County Council are getting a nearly £21m boost - thanks to underspending by the council in 2017/18.
News
Community radio

Community radio stations in Lancashire

Not-for-profit radio station operated, owned, and influenced by the communities they serve.
News
Phoebe Roskell with brother Woody.

Hospital team take to muddy fun run to raise funds for Garstang girl Phoebe Roskell

Hospital staff are gearing up to take part in a 5km muddy run fun to raise money for Garstang girl Phoebe Roskell.
Athletics
Artist's impression of the proposed winter ice rink in Dalton Square

Pub couple reveal festive ice rink plans for Lancaster

Plans to create a winter wonderland in one of Lancaster’s historic squares have been revealed.

News
Don't miss Northern Ballet's Ugly Duckling at Blackpool's Grand Theatre

Things to do (June 15 to 20)

The weather may not be quite as glorious as it has been, but there's still some great events to head to over the coming days.

Whats on
Church Street Lancaster

Appeal after teen is robbed in Lancaster alleyway

A 14-year-old boy was robbed by four men in an alleyway in Lancaster.

News
Crews were rescued the man in Lancster

Crews rescue man trapped by side of canal after night out in Lancaster

A man was rescued from the side of the canal after he became stranded following a night out in Lancaster, say firefighters.

News
Young girl rescued from mud

Young girl rescued from mud

A young girl was rescued by emergency services after becoming stuck in mud in the River Lune.

News
Britain's Got Talent winner,  Lost Voice Guy.

BGT winner to appear at Lancaster Comedy Club

Britain’s Got Talent winner Lost Voice Guy will be appearing at Lancaster Comedy Club this Sunday.

News
Anatomy of the body - vintage chart.

Biggest anatomy quiz in the world set by Lancaster University boffin

Would you know where your adrenal glands are? What about your gallbladder or spleen?

Health
Paul with his two sons Max, seven, and Toby, 10 months.

County footballer Paul Jarvis 'overwhelmed' with messages of support in his fight against cancer

A former Chorley FC and AFC Fylde footballer has thanked Lancashire’s football fans following his recent diagnosis with cancer.
AFC Fylde
Nayeli Cookson with sons Mateo and Oscar.

Touching tributes paid after Lancaster mum with Motor Neurone Disease passes away

A Lancaster mum-of-two living with Motor Neurone Disease has passed away peacefully at home.

News
Grumpy Old Women is being presented at Preston's Charter Theatre

Things to do (June 9 - 13)

Whatever the weather, why not try one of these events:

Whats on
Officers would like to speak to35-year-old James Stovold,from Lancaster, as part of their investigation.

APPEAL: Police appeal to trace man after alleged axe attack

An appeal has been launched to trace a man wanted by police investigating a 'serious assault' in Morecambe.
Crime
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