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Lancaster’s Mayor Elect - ‘think globally, act locally’ on plastics

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 12:42pm
“When you first see the mountains of plastic in our sea, shores or choking marine life my first thoughts were, well that’s bad, but what difference can I make, given the sheer scale of the problem?

New low cost therapies clinic opens in Lancaster

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 12:23pm
A new clinic offering therapies for people with low income has been launched in Lancaster.

Lancaster Guardian launches plastic waste campaign

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 10:41am
The Lancaster Guardian is today pledging to raise awareness around and join the fight against the huge problem of plastic choking our oceans and littering our city, coast and countryside. Nick Lakin reports...

Train disruption at Lancaster

Thu, 15/02/2018 - 10:22am
A number of train journeys have been affected today (Thursday) after overhead wire disruption at Hest Bank Station.

Axed pothole policy ‘put lives in danger’

Wed, 14/02/2018 - 6:29pm
A new repair policy to tackle Lancashire’s escalating pothole crisis has been withdrawn by the county council amid claims it could endanger lives.

Brave grandad’s search for his lifesaver driver

Wed, 14/02/2018 - 12:00pm
An 80-year-old grandad diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumour is hoping to track down the woman he says saved his life.

New ITV drama filmed and set in Morecambe

Wed, 14/02/2018 - 10:56am
A new detective drama filmed in Morecambe Bay will be a huge boost for tourism, say business leaders.

Carnforth Swimming Pool reopens

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 2:15pm
Carnforth Swimming Pool has reopened today after a group was set up to save it from closure.

Legendary DJ to perform at iconic Lancaster venue

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 1:55pm
Grammy Award nominee, four-time International Dance Music Award winner and four time DJ Mag award winner Sasha will perform in from of The Ashton Memorial in Lancaster on May 18.

School Days: Scotforth St Paul’s, 1948/49

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 12:06pm
Ray Carr sent us this photo from Scotforth St Paul’s,Standard 2 Class 1948/9, along with the names he remembers.

Lancaster University project looks at how kids can stay safe in an online world

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 11:06am
In the lead up to international Safer Internet Day (February 6) reporter Gemma Sherlock speaks to Lancaster University researchers who are studying how kids can keep their privacy online.

Final Local Plan reveals sites for 12,000 new homes in Lancaster district

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 10:53am
A new Local Plan for the Lancaster District reveals the sites chosen for future development of housing and employment.

Lancaster Chamber joins ‘push for progress’ in women’s roles

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 8:00am
In the 100 years since some women were first given the vote, the UK has seen huge changes in women’s roles, but there is still more to achieve.

County councillors clash over leaked pay for top executive

Mon, 12/02/2018 - 5:10pm
A County Hall row over leaked information on top salaries has escalated after leaders of the two biggest political parties lodged complaints about each other.

Kirkby Lonsdale pensioner in court on attempted murder charge

Mon, 12/02/2018 - 4:18pm
A pensioner accused of trying to murder his wife at their home in Kirkby Lonsdale Cumbria was unfit to appear at court today, Monday.

Lancaster firm appoints new Euro sales director

Mon, 12/02/2018 - 3:04pm
In pursuit of its business development objectives in international markets, Lancaster-based self-adhesive materials manufacturer Metamark Ltd has appointed Jean François Carric to the role of European sales director.

Where are the best dog friendly hotels in Lancashire?

Mon, 12/02/2018 - 11:05am
If you feel like a night away in another Lancashire area but don't want to leave your dog at home, there are plenty of hotels who will invite them as guests too.

Police bid to reduce knife crime on streets

Mon, 12/02/2018 - 11:00am
Lancashire Police is supporting a week of action aimed at reducing knife crime by encouraging people to surrender their knives at local police stations.

Help police find wanted Morecambe man

Mon, 12/02/2018 - 10:03am
Police areappealing for information about a Morecambe man as part of an operation to find outstanding wanted individuals in Lancashire.

Lancaster police execute drugs warrant on Marsh house

Mon, 12/02/2018 - 9:34am
Police executed a drugs warrant at a property in Laburnum Grove on the Marsh Estate in Lancaster.