Funeral packed for popular Heysham musician

It was testament to the popularity of musician Dominic Clayton that his funeral was so busy more than 100 people couldn’t get in.

Eric Morecambe's Jensen Interceptor sold for �96,625 at a classic car auction. Picture: Silverstone Auctions.

Eric Morecambe’s car sells for £95k price tag

The classic car that Eric Morecambe was driving when he suffered his first heart attack has been sold at auction for £95,625.

The river Lune at Halton

Halton homes and business flood again as questions are raised over drainage and response efforts

A Lancashire business has flooded for the second time in two years.

County Coun Geoff Driver

County Council leader Coun Geoff Driver's bail extended

The leader of Lancashire County Council Coun Geoff Driver has had his bail extended for three months.
Chorley Christmas market

Where are this year's Christmas markets in Lancashire?

Here is a round up of festive markets in the region.
The Morecambe Lifeboat.

Kite surfers rescue call in Morecambe Bay

Morecambe’s inshore lifeboat was launched after two kite surfers got into difficulties in the bay.

Rail replacement buses are currently operating between Lancaster and Morecambe.

Northern trains cancelled between Lancaster and Morecambe

Trains are not running between Lancaster and Morecambe due to a signalling problem, says Northern Rail.
Police incident.

Renewed appeal by police after woman injured in Morecambe supermarket car park

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses after a 92-year-old woman was injured following a collision in a supermarket car park.

The damage at Abacus Day Nursery in Morecambe.

Morecambe nursery suffers break in

A man wearing a scarf over his face broke into a nursery in Morecambe causing hundreds of pounds worth of damage.

Police want to speak to this man in connection with a knifepoint robbery in Morecambe.

Pair sought after Morecambe petrol station robbery

Police have released CCTV images of two men they want to speak to in connection with a knifepoint robbery in Morecambe.

APPEAL: Man hit with crutch in Morecambe robbery

APPEAL: Man hit with crutch in Morecambe robbery

A man was hit with a crutch by brazen robbers in an attack which happened in broad daylight, say police.

Neil Cook and an Emperor Tamarin monkey.

Morecambe zookeeper grows moustache to rival monkeys

A zookeeper is trying to grow a moustache to rival his monkey friends for a very good cause.

Galloway's Society for the Blind is hosting a sight loss conference

Galloway's Society for the Blind to host sight loss conference in Leyland

One of Lancashire’s oldest charities is gearing up to celebrate 150 years of serving the community by holding a sight loss conference.
Morecambe's beaches have been rated 'good' for water quality.

‘Good’ rating for Morecambe beaches

Morecambe beaches have been given the stamp of approval for water quality by the government.

An incident on the M6 near Junction 24 on Tuesday, November 14 2017. Photo by Alec Hurst.

Car and lorry crash on M6 near Lancaster

Fire crews and police were called out to a collision on the M6 near Lancaster.


VIDEO: TV's The One Show Children in Need challenge arrives in Morecambe

A noisy crowd braved the winter chill to give intrepid visitors to Morecambe a rousing welcome on live prime time TV.

Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw (second from right) at launch of the new CSE awareness toolkit.

Do not let child sexual exploitation in Lancashire go unreported

Police and care workers are calling on the public to raise concerns if they suspect a child is at risk of sexual exploitation.Tonight Fiona Finch reports on a new initiative to protect county youngsters.
Dominic Clayton performing at a family fun day at the The Duke Of Rothesay, Heysham, Morecambe in August. Photo by Julian Brown.

Tributes to much-loved Morecambe musician

Tributes have poured in after the shock death of a popular Morecambe musician.

Court news

Lancashire court listings - Monday, November 13, 2017

Here is this week's round-up of cases at Preston’s courts.

This house on Lancaster Road in Morecambe has had white gloss paint thrown all over it by vandals. Picture: Michelle Blade.

Vandals trash house in Morecambe with paint

Vandals threw white gloss paint over a house that had just been renovated.

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