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Much improved – but could still do much better. That is the verdict so far on Lancashire’s children’s services.
A world record attempt for the largest gathering of people dressed as scarecrows will take place in Wray this year.
Staff at Lancaster University have rejected a deal between union leaders and employers over a pension dispute and said strikes would continue.
A woman was groped after being led to a car park by three men in Lancaster.
A Korean student was racially abused during a night out in Lancaster.
Science will be centre stage at Heysham power stations’ Visitor Centre, as the sites and Lancaster University link up to encourage youngsters to become the nation’s future scientists and engineers.
The newly announced Bishop of Lancaster - the first female Bishop to be appointed in Lancashire - said she would like to create “beacons” within communities.
A Lancaster county councillor has written to the government asking for more money to deal with a “growing crisis in children’s social care”.
Lancaster pubs have signed up to the ‘Ask for Angela’ campaign to promote safe dating.
A scheme to replace 38,000 streetlights with LEDs has been approved by Lancashire County Council’s cabinet.
A grandma with terminal cancer has been treated to a garden makeover thanks to a generous neighbour.
Preston’s Gujarat Hindu Society celebrates a golden milestone this year.
A famous superbike which become the first bike to achieve a 131mph lap at the Isle of Man TT Races has taken pride of place at the Lakeland Motor Museum, thanks to motorcycling hero John McGuinness.
The latest team of young people taking part in the Prince’s Trust Team Programme have been revamping Stanley’s Youth and Community Centre in Morecambe.
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Lancaster residents can now help a veteran by enjoying a cuppa.
Two care homes have been placed into special measures after their monitoring inspections found them to be ‘inadequate’.
New figures show that more than £807,000 of National Lottery funding was invested in Lancaster in 2017 alone.
Producers are heading to Blackpool to find local singing stars with The X Factor.
A fun fashion show in aid of CancerCare North Lancashire and South Cumbria was organised by a charity trekker.