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Goliath badge slays all the competition

Thu, 14/12/2017 - 11:19am
A medieval hat badge 
discovered in Quernmore has been acquired by Lancaster City Museum .

Man assaulted woman who was pregnant

Thu, 14/12/2017 - 11:12am
A man who assaulted a woman while she was pregnant has been given 30 days in jail to run alongside his current prison term.

Drugs den dealer jailed for selling heroin and crack

Thu, 14/12/2017 - 10:53am
A man who sold heroin and crack cocaine from a flat which was being used for drug dealing has been jailed.

Community meeting to be held in Morecambe to discuss child poverty issues

Thu, 14/12/2017 - 10:16am
A community meeting is being held to discuss child poverty in Morecambe following an investigation this week.

Two schools in Lancaster district on Ofsted list of shame

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 3:45pm
Standards in Lancashire’s schools – including two in the Lancaster district – are falling, according to the schools watchdog Ofsted.

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 2:28pm
Lancashire’s only Green county councillor has devised a five point plan to help reduce future flooding risks across the county.

Lancaster landlord crafts new beer venture in city

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 2:08pm
Specialist beer bars in America and Manchester have inspired a Lancaster landlord to take on a new venture.

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 1:26pm
The Tory leader of Lancashire County Council wants auditors to investigate how £500,000 of grants were distributed in the dying days of the previous Labour administration at County Hall.

Children in Morecambe ‘suffering from rickets due to poverty’

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 12:15pm
The extent of child poverty across the district has led to many youngsters now suffering from rickets, an investigation has found.

Morecambe grandma is thanked for loyal volunteering

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 12:08pm
For nearly twenty years a dedicated grandma has spent her twilight years doing what she does best – volunteering.

Lancaster girl’s big swim to help others

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 11:37am
A nine-year-old girl who has a rare nerve condition swam non-stop for one hour to help other poorly children.

INTERVIEW: Masterchef judge Gregg Wallace talks ahead of Lancaster show

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 11:30am
“I may say don’t put that Rolo in the duck’s bum...however you cooked the duck well.”

Swan rescued from frozen canal near Garstang

Wed, 13/12/2017 - 10:29am
A swan had to be rescued by firefighters after becoming stuck in ice.

Lancaster Canal Corridor: £25m cost to tax-payer revealed

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 2:45pm
Lancaster councillors have launched a scathing attack on proposals for the new £250m Canal Corridor development in the city.

Former Second World War sea captain from Garstang and Blackpool dies

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 2:37pm
Tributes have been paid to a former Second World War sea captain who has died aged 91.

Lancaster Uni profs get on board with fossil fuel plea

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 2:04pm
Prominent professors from Lancaster University have joined experts from around the world in calling for an end to investments in fossil fuels.

Lancaster family’s snow fun

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 1:10pm
One Lancaster family had a unique Christmas gift delivered when TK Maxx transformed their home into a winter wonderland for 48 hours.

SLIDESHOW: Can't see the church for the Christmas trees

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 12:28pm
Morecambe Parish Church welcomed hundreds of visitors through the door to its annual Christmas Tree Festival.

Festive changes to Lancaster City Council services and facilities

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 12:22pm
There will be a number of changes to the availability of council services and facilities this Christmas.

Man remanded in custody charged with sex offences

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 11:38am
A man charged with nine 
sex offences involving 
children has appeared in court.