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Drone search finds missing dog near Lancaster

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Police say the man's death is not suspicious.

Man dies after fall from flat balcony in Lancaster

Crime
Brexit is a plus for Morecambe tourism, say experts. Photo by Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Brexit ‘a positive’ for Morecambe tourism

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Conservative City Councillor for Bolton-le-Sands and Slyne ward, John Wild outside Bolton-le-Sands post office.

Bid to save Bolton-le-Sands Post Office relocation

Business

Family’s joy after builder found for house renovation

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Lancaster homeless appeal for album release

Music

Mum backs go-kart tribute to Lancaster boy

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Campaign to bring buses back to Lune valley

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New RLI stroke unit opens after £1m boost

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Cathedral Catholic Primary School.

SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Cathedral Catholic Primary School

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Severed hand in central reservation leads to road closure

Transport
The RMT announced  two more days of strike action are set to go ahead

Train strikes announced for October

Transport
Up to 50 flights a day are now officially cancelled

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you're affected

Transport
Dozens of concerned residents called 999 after spotting the flames and huge plumes of smoke at Chantry Place, Harrow.

Major disruption for London bound travellers after fire at timber yard

Transport

Man dies after fall from flat balcony in Lancaster

Crime
Ian Brady

Moors murderer Ian Brady died of natural causes, coroner rules

Crime
Police attended the scene of an accident on Lancaster Road.

Two car smash on Lancaster Road

Crime
Fire crews were called to a boat on fire on Lancaster Canal.

Boat fire on Lancaster Canal

Crime

SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Cathedral Catholic Primary School

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Head Christine Mitchell with a pupil.

Lancaster school taken out of special measures by Ofsted

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The former Bentham Grammar School.

Ex-pupils enjoy school reunion

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Trumacar Nursery and Community Primary School

SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Trumacar Community Primary School

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Ann Thanaraj, Principal Lecturer in Law, Law School.

Uni law school forges mentoring link with firm

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Bid to save Bolton-le-Sands Post Office relocation

Business
Four out of 10 admitted to running the shower for at least a minute before getting in

Most people do not worry about how much water they use

Business
Officers found a gruesome-looking bloody hand

Severed hand in central reservation leads to road closure

Transport
City Museum in Lancaster.

Lancaster museum roof job will affect market traders

Arts

Ged Fitzgerald suspended from council role in Liverpool

Politics
Up to 12.4 billion of means-tested benefits were left unclaimed in 2015-16

Britain’s unclaimed benefits: four million families miss out on £12.4 billion

Politics
The European Parliament in Strasbourg

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

Environment
Complaints can involve multiple allegations

Police receive 100 complaints a day from public, figures reveal

Politics
The scheme is being "significantly underused"

Little take-up for shared parental leave initiative

Politics

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

Environment
Morecambe centre, play area and beach

Why we do like to be beside the seaside

Business
Jon Carter, Visitor Experience Manager at Leighton Moss

Silverdale bird reserve cure for ‘nature deficit disorder’

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Photo Neil Cross
Peter Bartley who runs Wardfield Farm with his wife Jean, are being presented with a quality award

Galgate halal farm housing threat

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New RLI stroke unit opens after £1m boost

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Sharon Jackson wins the Health Hero Award sponsored by Holywell at the Sunshine Awards held at The Midland Hotel in Morecambe

How an ‘ordinary’ Lancaster woman launched an extraordinary support service

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Care for babies born prematurely, with health problems or with a low birth weight, is improving overall

Premature babies facing care postcode lottery

Health
Is October time to stop?

Stoptober TV ads to encourage smokers to use e-cigarettes

Health
E-cigarettes: help or harm?

Smokers should be told of little evidence on benefits or harms of e-cigarettes

Health