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Lancaster dad thanks air ambulance charity which saved his life

Fri, 12/01/2018 - 8:00am
When David Lambert suffered a life-threatening motorbike accident which left him in a coma, it was feared he would never see the birth of his baby daughter.

The best milkshake bars in Lancashire

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 3:33pm
Here is a list of places to get milkshakes, as voted by readers.

Flytipping clean-up in Lancaster district costs nearly £250k

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 11:56am
Flytipping has cost Lancaster taxpayers nearly a quarter of a million pounds to clean up over the past year, shock figures released by Defra have revealed.

Residents fight back after crime spree in Lancaster

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 11:46am
Residents of Freehold in Lancaster are looking to set up a Neighbourhood Watch Scheme in response to a criminal damage spree targeting cars.

Mother and young children rescued from burning home

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 11:44am
A mother and her two young children were dramatically rescued from their burning home in Lancaster, say fire services.

Make sure you don’t have an unwanted STI after Christmas

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 11:30am
The Contraception and Sexual Health (CaSH) service for Under 25 year olds in Lancashire is calling on young people to get tested for unwanted Christmas presents after the festive period on National STI Day.

Opt to quit booze for January

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 11:19am
According to UK charity Alcohol Concern, alcohol is estimated to cost the NHS £3.5

Joint drive to offer help for mental health

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 11:11am
University Hospitals Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) and Samaritans of Lancaster and District have launched a new leaflet which aims to build a bridge between increasing mental health concerns and emotional support.

Railway line in important role

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 11:01am
The Bentham Line is well known as one of Britain’s most scenic railway lines.

Footfall down in Lancaster in 2017 but city gets Christmas boost

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 10:48am
Footfall in Lancaster fell year on year in 2017, but the city enjoyed an economic boost over the Christmas period, according to new figures.

New bank fraud scheme pays off

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 10:40am
An initiative aimed at protecting potential fraud victims when they visit a bank or building society has prevented almost £50,000 of Cumbrian money ending up in the hands of criminals.

Beware of fake grant scheme phone calls

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 10:14am
Individuals and businesses are being warned to watch out for cold calls and online contact from fraudsters who are offering victims the opportunity to apply for Government grants for an advance fee.

Counterfeit money is on the streets

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 10:05am
In the first half of 2017, around 237,000 fake banknotes were removed from UK streets.

Few prosecutions in revenge porn cases

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 9:50am
No further action was taken in more than half of all revenge porn cases investigated by Lancashire Police, it can be revealed.

City's new road cost soars by £57m

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 12:40am
Soaring costs mean a planned new super highway serving north west Preston is going to cost £57m more than first anticipated.

County Council's cabinet considers £11m new cuts and savings

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 7:15pm
Lancashire County Council’s cabinet  will consider an £11m package of wide-ranging cuts and economies when it meets next week.

Customer thanks Lancaster bar manager for saving her life

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 3:43pm
A Lancaster woman says she is lucky to be alive thanks to a quick thinking bar manager who gave her emergency firstaid as she lay unconscious in a pub toilet.

Morecambe pub to transform into Peaky Blinders bar

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 2:28pm
A Morecambe pub has been inundated with requests as it prepares to host a Peaky Blinders night.

Police appeal for information after sheep death

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 2:26pm
Police are appealing to trace the owner of a dog following the death of a sheep in Warton.

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde comes to Preston and Lancaster

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 12:33pm
If someone offered you a potion to take you back to a younger version of yourself, would you take it?