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Lancaster reporter shares experience of sleep out for homeless

Wed, 22/11/2017 - 4:55pm
Reporter GEMMA SHERLOCK joined a group who braved the freezing temperatures to sleep out on the steps of Lancaster Town Hall to raise awareness of homelessness. Here she talks about her experiences.

£100m lost in Lancaster economy due to pay caps

Wed, 22/11/2017 - 4:50pm
The public sector pay cap has reduced spending power in Lancaster and Morecambe by £150m, according to new analysis.

Lancaster dance teacher brings together children and the elderly

Wed, 22/11/2017 - 4:37pm
A teacher is embarking on a new project to connect the elderly and the young through dance.

Benefit change ‘step in right direction’

Wed, 22/11/2017 - 4:32pm
North Lancashire Citizen’s Advice Bureau CAB) has welcomed changes to the way Universal Credit is being rolled out.

Investigation launched after shotgun fired in Lancaster

Wed, 22/11/2017 - 2:34pm
A shotgun was fired through the window of a house in Lancaster in an incident police believe is linked to a weapon being fired in Preston.

Lancaster trees removal splits opinion on street

Wed, 22/11/2017 - 2:21pm
A decision to cut down trees on the Newton estate has divided residents.

New producer role at Lancaster theatre

Wed, 22/11/2017 - 11:25am
The Dukes has welcomed a new Associate Producer as part of a drive to increase diversity in regional theatres.

Morecambe Lantern Festival returns

Wed, 22/11/2017 - 10:57am
More Music’s annual free Lantern Festival will be lighting up the West End of Morecambe on Wednesday November 29.

Where are this year's Christmas markets in Lancashire?

Wed, 22/11/2017 - 10:21am
Here is a round up of festive markets in the region.

Galloway's appeal: Volunteer minibus drivers needed

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 4:17pm
Can you help blind and visually impaired people get out and enjoy a host of leisure activities?

Kite surfers rescue call in Morecambe Bay

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 3:37pm
Morecambe’s inshore lifeboat was launched after two kite surfers got into difficulties in the bay.

Lancaster’s The Bay radio is sold to Global Group

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 3:01pm
Lancaster-based The Bay radio station and Kendal-based Lakeland Radio have been bought by Global from the CN group.

Morecambe shopping park plan thrown into doubt

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 2:41pm
Marks and Spencer has refused to confirm it will be opening a food store at Morecambe’s planned £17m Bay Shopping Park throwing doubt on the whole scheme.

Nostalgia: Gloria Grahame's final wish at The Dukes in Lancaster

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 1:09pm
David Thacker was put in an impossible position when he was told his leading actress was dying.

Cancer fund raising spearheaded by Goosnargh man raises more than £37,000

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 1:05pm
A prostate cancer research campaign spearheaded by a Goosnargh man has raised more than £37,000.

Court lists 21/11/17

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 12:24pm
The following people were dealt with at Lancaster Magistrates Court:

Weather warning issued for Lancaster district

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 11:30am
The Met Office has issued a weather warning with heavy rain expected across the Lancaster district on Wednesday, November 22.

Two car crash on Bay Gateway

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 10:56am
Police were called to the Bay Gateway after two cars collided on Tuesday.

Motorcyclist injured in crash near Lancaster

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 10:48am
A 31-year-old man suffered a serious leg injury following a collision close to Lancaster.

Appeal after man injured after falling from motorbike in Nateby

Tue, 21/11/2017 - 10:38am
Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist suffered chest injuries following an incident in Nateby.

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