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Warning after rise of iTunes scam

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 11:16am
HM Revenue and Customs is warning the public about a high profile phone scam that is conning vulnerable and elderly people out of thousands of pounds.

Backyard used as rubbish dump is ‘stain on town’

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 10:53am
Flytippers keep dumping 
rubbish in the back garden of a house on Westminster Road much to the dismay of nearby residents.

Court listings 26/12/17

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 10:43am
The following people were dealt with at Lancaster Magistrates Court:

Westgate Tyres toast charity night success

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 10:30am
A leading Morecambe 
businesswoman raised funds for a cancer charity close to her heart at her company’s 20th anniversary celebration.

Pets in crisis in Morecambe and Lancaster

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 10:12am
Hundreds of animals were dumped at rescue centres in Morecambe and Lancaster in the run-up to Christmas.

Miracle escape on Boxing Day after crash on Heysham Road

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 9:49am
Two men walked away from the mangled wreckage of this car in what police said was 
a ‘miracle’.

Caton Road still closed due to resurfacing work after accident

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 9:44am
Caton Road still remains closed today following a serious crash involving a car and a coach.

The Lancaster Guardian Review of 2017 – part 1

Thu, 28/12/2017 - 9:00am
It was a year of ups and downs across the Lancaster district, as GAYLE ROUNCIVELL discovered when she looked back at 2017. Here’s part one of our two-part Review of the Year.

Reason why Lancaster suffered a power cut

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 1:20pm
Thousands of homes were temporarily without power over the festive period.

One injured after serious crash on Caton Road in Lancaster

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 12:10pm
Police are currently dealing with a serious crash on Caton Road in Lancaster.

Lancaster nurse retires after 50 years

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 10:49am
A Lancaster nurse will hang up her uniform for the very last time after five decades in the profession.

Virtual tours of Lancaster maternity unit for expectant mums and dads

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 10:43am
Women and families can now look around their local maternity services from home, thanks to new virtual tours from University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust.

Grill pan fire callout in Morecambe on Christmas Eve

Wed, 27/12/2017 - 10:03am
Firefighters were called out on Christmas Eve after a grill pan caught fire.

Tumble dryer fire extinguished

Sun, 24/12/2017 - 3:44pm
Firefighters used breathing apparatus to deal with a fire involving a tumble dryer this morning.

Firefighters tackle chimney fire

Sun, 24/12/2017 - 3:28pm
Firefighters dealt with a chimney fire at a domestic property.

Firefighters tackle roof blaze at commercial premises

Sat, 23/12/2017 - 10:23am
Firefighters used an aerial ladder on a roof blaze at commercial premises in Lancaster.

No volunteers for Halton flood plan

Fri, 22/12/2017 - 10:27am
An Emergency Plan developed in Halton after Storm Desmond was not put into action because no-one volunteered to help deliver it, a meeting in the village heard.

Accident and emergency departments across Morecambe Bay prepare for busy night

Fri, 22/12/2017 - 10:06am
As a another busy night approaches, Emergency Departments and Bay Health and Care Partners are urging the public to enjoy themselves in moderation and know their limits to help relieve pressure on the local health and care services.

Fuel firm on a roll after huge airport tank delivery

Fri, 22/12/2017 - 9:55am
A Heysham fuel storage tank manufacturer has recently taken huge orders from two UK airports.

Visit your local chemist to help stay well during Christmas

Fri, 22/12/2017 - 9:45am
Local health chiefs are reminding residents that seeing their local community pharmacist could be the best way to help them stay well during the Christmas period.