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Breastfeeding week aims to raise awareness

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 3:33pm
To coincide with World Breastfeeding Week this year, health professionals from Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust are raising awareness of a unique partnership consisting of local NHS organisations, healthcare and voluntary bodies, and councils to encourage more breastfeeding in Lancashire.

Pharmacists to work alongside GPs in local surgeries

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 3:23pm
NHS England has announced the second wave of areas set to benefit from having a clinical pharmacist in their general practice team.

Volunteer for hospital radio

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 3:08pm
Bay Trust Radio needs volunteers! Bay Trust Radio broadcasts online, as well as across South Cumbria and North Lancashire

Volunteer gave 34 years to help out at hospital

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 2:42pm
A man has received the royal seal of approval for volunteering for 34 years for the Royal Lancaster Infirmary.

Ice cream ‘phenomenon’ pulls huge crowd in Morecambe

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 1:07pm
When hundreds queued excitedly along the street outside a tyre fitters on a dark and rainy night in Morecambe, onlookers wondered what on earth was going on.

Carnforth GP condemns ‘secret’ NHS cuts to services

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 12:30pm
A Carnforth GP has condemned new plans for severe NHS cuts in 13 areas including Morecambe Bay, which are shrouded in secrecy and could cause ‘uproar’.

Fixed penalty notices issued in crackdown

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 12:17pm
Craven District Council has issued a record number of fixed penalty notices in the

Garstang buyers of new build homes reveal their property horrors

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 11:22am
Residents living in one of Garstang’s newest luxury developments have revealed their ‘horror stories’ from inside their newly built homes.

Highway maintenance truck gets stuck after road collapses

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 11:22am
A country lane in Heysham was blocked for hours after a truck used for highway repairs got stuck when the road gave way.

Lancaster radio station celebrates first birthday

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 10:28am
Lancaster’s community radio station has celebrated its first birthday and its team says they’re in it for the long haul.

Prosecco Festival comes to Lancaster

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 9:30am
Prosecco lovers are in for a treat as the city welcomes a festival dedicated to the sparkling drink.

Appeal to find jewellery stolen in Carnforth

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 5:13pm
Police are appealing for the public’s help in tracing jewellery stolen during a burglary in Carnforth.

Twice burgled Lancaster hairdresser grabbed baseball bat when police don’t turn up

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 4:44pm
A Lancaster businessman armed himself with a baseball bat for protection after police failed to respond to the second burglary in a month at his hair salon.

National award hope for Lancaster hospice

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 3:17pm
Lancaster’s hospice has been shortlisted for a national charity award.

Chernobyl kids given warm Lancaster welcome

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 3:13pm
Families have welcomed children from Chernobyl to give them a break away from deprived conditions.

Wet wipes flushed down loo made Lancaster flooding worse

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 3:11pm
A blockage caused by flushed wet wipes worsened floods in Lancaster, say United Utilities.

Cat Smith’s voting age ‘MP sex’ blog causes stir

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 2:59pm
The Lancaster MP’s claim that “At 16 you can have sex with your MP but you can’t vote for them” has caused a commotion online.