Southport Airshow this weekend: What to see and when

Eyes to the skies this weekend as historical aircraft and fast noisy jets perform thrilling and daring aerobatics over the beach in Southport.

Family fun day on Kepple Lane Park in Garstang this weekend

Party in Kepple Lane park

Trustees of Kepple Lane Park in Garstang will host their annual family fun day this weekend.

Flower section

The 156th Galgate Horticultural Society’s Gaslight Show

This year's Galgate Horticultural Society’s Gaslight Show was a resounding success.
Nicola Buccelli

Preston and Lancaster diddi dance teacher wins award

A Preston and Lancaster dance teacher has won an award in recognition of her high standards.

Ingleton Waterfall Trail

Lancashire recommends.... family days out with entry fees

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A hound show is one of the main attractions at The Lowther Show, being held at the Lowther Estate, near Penrith

Become one of the country set

There’s a real taste of countryside life coming to the north west next month, and you could win one of five pairs of adult day tickets.

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Family fun

Where are the best family days out - with entry fees?

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Headliners This Is The Kit praise Forest of Bowland’s Cloudspotting Festival

Headliners This Is The Kit praise Forest of Bowland’s Cloudspotting Festival

Tickets are still available for this year’s Cloudspotting Music and Arts Festival which takes place in the Forest of Bowland next weekend.


PICTURES: Heysham Viking Festival pulls in 10,000

The clashing of swords and the rumble of battle-cry could be heard throughout Heysham at the weekend.

Trails with Tales

Eternally nosey Beth treads hidden paths

A Cumbrian author has been discovering the hidden corners, long forgotten paths and spectacular views of the Morecambe bay area.

Staff from Adecco took part in a hike through the Lake District for Macmillan Cancer Support

Twin power as Adecco managers from Preston and Lancaster take on London Triathlon

Two twin managers are preparing to go head to head in a triathlon in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.
Inside the Dingles' cottage at the Emmerdale Studio Experience

Cross over to Yorkshire for a tour of Emmerdale

For hundreds of years, there has been a bit of a friendly rivalry between Lancastrians and Yorkshire folk.

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Hoghton Tower

Lancashire recommends.... Tourist attractions

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Left to right Gaz Unsworth and Alex Jenkins who will cycle from Leyland to Manchester to raise funds to support the families and victims of the Manchester terror attack.

Leyland to Manchester cycle to support families of terror bomb attack

Two members of security will cycle from Leyland to Manchester to honour the victims of the city’s horrific terror attack last month.
Bubble football in action at Preston's Ribbleton Park

Have a go at......Bubble Football

The traditional five-a-side game with a difference - every player encased in a giant inflatable ball
Volunteers at 1 Life to Live

1 Life to Live: Making the most out of your life

Understanding how important it is to make the most out of the opportunities around you, 1 Life to Live is a charity which aims to ensure youngsters who have had a troubled start are given the best chance to flourish.

Kids enjoying the outdoor activites at the Arnside and Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Outdoor activities are just around the corner this half term

There’s plenty of outdoor activities for you and your little ones to get stuck into this half term.

The Paddock

Lancashire recommends.... campsites for tents

Wondering where to go for the next Bank Holiday weekend? Why not try these local campsites?

taxidermy badger from the GB Antique Centre in Lancaster

The art of taxidermy is not dying out yet

In pride of place on a wall is a deer’s head – a look into the eyes offers a glimpse of nature’s true beauty, next to him some feathered friends with their own story to tell.

Staff from The Kings Arms, Garstang, doing a parachute jump for St John's Ambulance

Sky dive for St John's Hospice

Staff and customers at a Garstang pub braved the skies to raise money for St John’s Hospice.

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