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Halloween events in Lancaster, Morecambe and beyond

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View from the base of St Walburges church steeple, looking down on Fylde Junction and the northern exit from Preston station in July 2009. This area was the site of the old Preston steam loco shed which was destroyed by fire in 1961

Lancashire's railways through the lens

Transport
An artist impression of the new showroom off the M6

Plans for new Porsche showroom near Carnforth in pipeline

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The Mood on Track team who were commended at the Positive Practice in Mental Health Awards.

Lancashire Care given two awards at ceremony

Health

Take part in survey on deafness and hearing loss

Health

North West Ambulance Service goes for gold at awards ceremony

Health

Lancaster schoolchildren can win prizes for a new Christmas story

Education

Guardian helps solve Lancaster park dragon mystery

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Lancaster Castle.

£1m tourism boost to Lancaster-USA links

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Photo Neil Cross: Ghosthunters Mel Baines and Karen Doran with scouts Dylan Roberts and Matthew Doran preparing to stay overnight in as part of a fundraising drive called 'Scouting for Ghosts' on Hallowe'en night at the spooky Golden Lion pub, with Steve Doran and Louise Ash and Sarah Roberts

‘Scouting for Ghosts’ in Lancaster and Morecambe pubs

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Lancashire's railways through the lens

Transport
The money is designated as a cost recovery fee to reimburse police forces

Money collected by police from speeding drivers on courses rises by nearly a third

Transport
Police say apassing paramedic stopped to help the injured motorcyclist.

Motorcyclist collides with van in Lancaster

Transport
Many would like to see tougher action against those who cycle aggressively

Tougher penalties backed for those who break rules of the road, survey shows

Transport
Traffic jams on the UK's major roads could reach a peak next month

Traffic jams on major roads expected to hit peak in November

Transport

Former Lancashire policeman jailed for secretly filming sex encounters with seven women

Crime
Samantha Brooks

Concern for missing Samantha

Crime
Police said a man has died after a motorbike accident in Morecambe.

Man dies after motorbike crash in Morecambe

Crime
A flat in Lancaster has been given a closure notice after complaints of drug dealing, anti-social behaviour and noise.

UPDATE: Police close Lancaster flat to dealers

Crime

Lancaster schoolchildren can win prizes for a new Christmas story

Education
Arkholme CE Primary School.

SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Arkholme CE Primary School

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New figures show a rise in the proportion of youngsters missing lessons for family trips

Nearly one in 10 pupils took term-time holidays in last year

Education

Lancaster students seek consultancy challenge

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Photo: David Hurst
Gillows Building, North Road, Lancaster.

Lancaster student flats plan on hold

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Lancashire's railways through the lens

Transport
An artist impression of the new showroom off the M6

Plans for new Porsche showroom near Carnforth in pipeline

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Lenders have been tweaking the rates they are offering upwards in recent weeks

Could your finances withstand rising mortgage rates?

Business
Networks are overcharging loyal customers an average 22 a month

Some of largest mobile phone providers 'routinely overcharging loyal customers'

Business

Universal Credit causing ‘incredible hardship’ in Lancaster and Morecambe

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The Mayor of Lancaster, Coun Roger Mace

Mayor recovering after major surgery

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Morecambe, Heysham and Lancaster may be getting one MP.

One MP for Lancaster and Morecambe moves closer

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John Bercow MP answering questions from Great Wood pupils via a Skype link from the Education Centre in Westminster.

Morecambe schoolchildren quiz Speaker of the House of Commons

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Lancashire care homes are to get a makeover

County care homes to get a £6m upgrade

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Lancaster tells world we’re a ‘dynamic investment destination’

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Lancaster University professor helps detect unique space phenomenon

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Take a look at the amazing images competing for Wildlife Photographer of Year

Offbeat
The garden at Matthias Court in Morecambe.

What a great awards night for our growing town

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Lancashire Care given two awards at ceremony

Health

Take part in survey on deafness and hearing loss

Health
Employer Recognition Scheme 2017 Gold Awards at the Imperial War Museum, London. From left: HRH Prince Harry, Michael Forrest - Director of Organisational Development, Katy Evans - Health and Wellbeing Advisor, Matt House - Consultant Paramedic, Sir Michael Fallon - Defence Secretary.

North West Ambulance Service goes for gold at awards ceremony

Health
It's common to feel tired, stressed, and short-tempered in early parenthood.

Ask an expert: Why has my husband been so bad tempered and stressed since our baby was born?

Health
Most still feel youthful because they have a positive outlook on life

Brits are not officially 'over the hill' until the age of 83

Health