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Child road safety campaign aims to cut deaths and injuries

Fri, 14/07/2017 - 3:31pm
A new campaign aims to highlight the common causes of collisions involving child pedestrians in Lancashire in a bid to cut the number of deaths and injuries on our roads.

New principal to take the helm at Lancaster school

Fri, 14/07/2017 - 2:58pm
A new principal will be leading Ripley St Thomas CE Academy in the autumn.

Morecambe Carnival line-up complete

Fri, 14/07/2017 - 2:55pm
More acts have been confirmed for this year’s Morecambe Carnival.

More cuts on horizon admits Lancaster City Council

Fri, 14/07/2017 - 2:17pm
Substantially more budget cuts, income generation and “other savings” are still needed to balance the books, the chief executive of Lancaster City Council has said.

Lancaster musicians bang drum for easy access to Europe

Fri, 14/07/2017 - 2:05pm
Concern has been raised by Lancaster musicians over their ability to tour in Europe post-Brexit.

Shock restructure for county council

Fri, 14/07/2017 - 12:11pm
Lancashire County Council’s new Tory rulers have unveiled plans for a major restructure of the council’s management team.

Soap stars help firm raise £50k for charity

Fri, 14/07/2017 - 11:15am
Some of the country’s favourite TV stars joined nearly 300 guests to raise £50,000 at a ‘Saturday night at the Movies’-themed charity ball held by Pure Leisure Group.

Lancaster school helps tower blaze victims

Fri, 14/07/2017 - 11:08am
A Lancaster high school has gone the extra mile – more than 300 in fact – to help the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire.

Morecambe kids charity celebrates three-year funding boost

Fri, 14/07/2017 - 11:01am
Children’s charity Unique Kidz and Co is celebrating after being awarded almost £120,000 in funding from Children in Need!

Exhibition aims to give refugees a voice

Fri, 14/07/2017 - 9:00am
A photographic exhibition featuring pictures taken by refugees who have made new homes in Lancaster is currently on display in Lancaster library.

SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Ellel St John’s Church of England School

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 3:00pm
Ellel St John’s is a vibrant, stimulating place to be with exciting learning and a tangible ethos of care for every individual.

‘Rock star’ Alfie charms Morecambe festival crowd

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 12:57pm
An 11-year-old music lover brought the house down with a touching duet at the Morecambe Music Festival weekend.

Bolton-le-Sands garden contest continues to thrive

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 12:03pm
Bolton-le-Sands Village Garden Competition took place over July 3-8.

Cabinet decision due on reopening libraries and Fishergate traffic cameras

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 11:48am
Lancashire County Council’s cabinet meets today to decide on the timetable for reopening the county’s closed libraries and plans to switch back on bus lane cameras on Fishergate in Preston.

Morecambe clothes shop closes down after parent company goes bankrupt

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 11:14am
Fashion retailer Store Twenty One which had a shop in Morecambe, has gone into liquidation, resulting in the loss of 900 jobs.

VIDEO: End of an era as Lancaster furniture shop makes way for flats

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 11:10am
It’s the end of an era for an historic Lancaster landmark building as its final link with the furniture trade ends.

New sponsors for Morecambe FC function room

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 11:09am
The main function room at Morecambe Football Club has a new sponsor.

Mindless vandals strike in Halton village

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 10:13am
Vandals sawed through a bench and trashed an 
allotment in Halton during 
a spate of crimes.

Motor group in key land deal

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 10:09am
Land off Mellishaw Lane previously used by flytippers to dump fridges and household rubbish has been bought by Cox Motor Group to be developed.

Books for people with health issues

Thu, 13/07/2017 - 10:04am
A new national scheme will now make books available for people living with long-term health issues to improve their health and wellbeing through self-help reading. The books cover specific conditions including diabetes, stroke and asthma, as well as common symptoms including pain and fatigue. Under the scheme, 28 self-help books will be available in all Lancashire libraries.