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Lancaster district 'mid-table' as report reveals coastal deprivation

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 2:13pm
The UK's coastal communities are struggling but the Lancaster district is keeping its head above water, claims new research.

Lancaster man uncovers “treasure trove” of post-war Germany pictures

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 11:29am
A treasure trove of photos from post-war Germany has been discovered by a Lancaster man whose grandfather visited the country in 1946.

Morecambe Superbowl-Aldi deal moves step nearer

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 11:02am
Plans to demolish Morecambe Superbowl and replace it with a new larger Aldi supermarket have moved a step closer.

TV star Gordon Buchanan talks animals and almost being stranded in Morecambe

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 10:00am
Wildlife TV star Gordon Buchanan has been face to face with some of the world’s most dangerous animals but one challenge he wasn’t prepared for was getting stuck in Morecambe.

Morecambe’s volunteer RNLI lifeboat crew saves fishing boat from rocks

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 9:59am
Morecambe’s RNLI inshore lifeboat launched, after a request from the Coastguard, to recover a fishing boat drifting toward rocks at Heysham.

UPDATE: Pair appear in court on human trafficking charge

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 4:54pm
Police have charged a man and a woman with human trafficking offences after a man was injured falling from a minibus onto the M6.

New fleet of state-of-the-art trains will call in at Lancaster

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 4:37pm
Brand new ultra-modern trains will be calling in at Lancaster from 2019 as TransPennine Express (TPE) gets ready to launch its new fleet.

Cabinet's £45m cuts list for Lancashire County Council

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 4:33pm
Lancashire County Council's cabinet meets next week to decide whether to  make   £45m of cuts to services.

End for long standing agricultural show

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 3:24pm
A 177-year institution for farmers and visitors is coming to an end.

New book on Lancaster University rock legends

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 12:50pm
A much-anticipated book about the history of rock concerts at Lancaster University is now available to pre-order.

Vaccination alert as figures reveal thousands of children not immunised in Lancashire

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 11:39am
Parents and carers in Lancashire are being urged to check their children’s vaccinations are up to date as the new school term begins.

Specialist school is ‘outstanding’

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 11:30am
A specialist school for children and young people with profound and multiple learning fifficulties has been once again rated as ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted.

Will new winter care plan ease bed-blocking in Lancashire hospitals?

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 11:12am
Lancashire County Council has unveiled its plans to help reduce hospital “bed blocking” and meet spikes in demand for social care over the winter period.

Video of man elbowing woman in face goes viral

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:53am
A video of an assault allegedly in a Morecambe takeaway has been viewed more than 120,000 times on Facebook (Warning: the video contains scenes some viewers may find upsetting).

Do you know these men?

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 9:49am
Police are looking for help in identifying these two men in connection with an assault on a member of staff at Lancaster bus station.

Calls for Lancashire county council leader Coun Geoff Driver to resign

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 6:08pm
The leader of Lancashire County Council is facing calls for his resignation as the debate escalates over a controversial restructure of the council.

Morecambe space dog set for return space mission

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 4:31pm
A soft toy which was lost in space is set to make a miraculous comeback for a second mission.

Anna’s trim in memory of loved ones

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 4:00pm
A woman who ‘braved the shave’ in aid of macmillan Cancer has raised more than £1,300 for the charity.

Boy braves the shave as well as the bullies

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 3:05pm
When Lucas Haskins’ mum wanted to cut his hair ready for the new school year a year ago, he said he didn’t want to cut his hair this time.

Lancaster wine bar shuts to make way for gin palace

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 2:22pm
Oscar’s Wine Bar & Bistro in Lancaster has closed to make way for a new Hogarths Gin Palace and a £720,000 revamp.