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Court listings 27/09/16

The following people were dealt with at Lancaster Magistrates Court:

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The school garden at West End Primary School was destroyed by vandals.

School garden wrecked

Mindless vandals trampled and destroyed a flower and vegetable garden that schoolchildren had planted themselves.

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in Morecambe.

Appeal after man assaulted outside Morecambe gym

A man suffered serious injuries after he was assaulted outside DW Fitness in Morecambe.

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The old lifeboat station in Morecambe which was targeted by stone throwing youths who broke a window in the observation deck.

UPDATE: No arrests after ‘mindless vandals’ attack Morecambe lifeboat station and threaten volunteers

A gang of 30 youths attacked Morecambe’s RNLI lifeboat station on Sunday night before threatening volunteers when they gave chase.

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Lee Gordon

Passenger given bleach drink by cruel bus driver

A bus driver who encouraged a man with learning difficulties to swig a cocktail of bleach, disinfectant and washing up liquid has been jailed for nine months.
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Thomas Burford.

Man, 81, missing from Morecambe

Police are appealing for help to find an elderly man who is missing from Morecambe.

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Lauren Jeska, Todmorden Harriers

Transgender athlete from Lancaster admits attempted murder of UK Athletics official

A transgender champion fell runner from Lancaster who represented England has admitted attempting to murder a UK Athletics official by stabbing him in a sports arena.

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Leonie Kinnish

Prison officer had affair with woman inmate

A prison officer who kissed and fondled an inmate while they had a lesbian affair behind bars has been jailed for six months.

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'Angling Alert' has been launched by the Angling Trust in partnership with the Environment Agency.

Sign up for fisheries crime alert on the web

A cutting-edge initiative to help tackle fisheries related crime has been launched by the Angling Trust in partnership with the Environment Agency.

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Ten arrests were made as part of an operation targeting drug dealing in south Cumbria.

Ten arrests after drug dealers are targeted

Ten people have been arrested as part of an operation targeting drug dealing in south Cumbria.

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Philip Fisher

£9,855 payback bill for ATM robber

A robber who was part of a gang that carried out terrifying armed raids in Preston, the Fylde and Lancaster has been ordered to pay back nearly £10,000 of his criminal gains.

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Inspector Geoff Tagg.

Tragic lead-up to cockling disaster in bay

A tragic chain of events led to the death of many of the Chinese cocklers in the bay disaster of 2004, a top cop has revealed.

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Members of the 455 Sqn - RAF Air Cadets weeding and doing a litter pick in Heysham. Picture: Darren Norman.

Young cadets applauded for good deed

Young people have been praised for their work in the community.

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HMP Lancaster Farms

New crisis suite opens at city prison

A new crisis suite will be opened at HMP Lancaster Farms this afternoon by Lancaster and Fleetwood MP Cat Smith.

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Court listings 20/09/16

The following people were dealt with at Lancaster Magistrates Court:

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Police were called to two incidents on Grosvenor Park, Morecambe, on Friday night.

Two arrests on Grosvenor Park

Police were called to two incidents on Grosvenor Park, Morecambe, on Friday night.

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Police have issued a warning after a bag of drugs was found outside a school in Morecambe.

Shock after mum-of-two finds bag of drugs outside Morecambe primary school

A mum-of-two was shocked to find a bag of hard drugs outside a Morecambe primary school.

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The scene outside Toddbury Farm, Little Billington, near Leighton Buzzard, following Patrick Maloney's death.

Man pleads not guilty to murder of Morecambe dad Patrick Maloney at travellers’ site

A 21-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Morecambe man Patrick Maloney at a travellers’ site near Leighton Buzzard.

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Money laundering gang set up fake construction firms

Money laundering gang set up fake construction firms

A Lancashire gang that cleaned up more than £1.23 million of ‘dirty money’ linked to a major construction industry VAT fraud has been sentenced.

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Police have put an email  on their Facebook page.sent by a teenager apologising for their actions during the recent gang trouble in Heysham.

Teenager present when youths ran amok in Heysham says sorry in email

Police have released an email sent to them by a teenager who was at the scene of the trouble in Heysham village last weekend.

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