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Man has part of ear bitten off in attack in Lancaster

A man had part of his ear bitten off in Lancaster in what police described as a ‘nasty attack.’

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Lancashire Police crackdown on mobile phone use behind the wheel

Lancashire Police crackdown on mobile phone use behind the wheel

Police in Lancashire are taking part in a week-long crackdown on illegal mobile phone use behind the wheel.
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Police are warning homeowners to be vigilant after a string of burglaries.

Warning after string of burglaries in Lancaster

Police are warning homeowners to be vigilant after a string of house burglaries in Lancaster.

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Mavis Youren.

Heysham gran attack family says NHS let dad down

“It should never have come to this. They failed him so many times.”

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Lancaster Farms

Horror as nurse held captive by inmate with razor blade

A “trick or treat” burglar who held a nurse captive with a razor against her throat has been given an extended jail term after a judge ruled he was a danger to the public.

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The vicar of Lancaster the Rev Chris Newlands.

Hate crime bigot targets Lancaster vicar

A police investigation has been launched after the vicar of Lancaster received “vitriolic” homophobic hate mail through the post.

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The pair will appear at Lancaster Magistrates court.

Court date for food hygiene breaches at Hornby restaurant

A man and a woman have been charged with a catalogue of hygiene offences at a Hornby restaurant.

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Andrew McNair

Woman suffers damaged teeth in 'serious assault'

A 24-year-old man with links to West Lancashire is wanted by police in connection with an allegation of assault.
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Lancaster Magistrates Court. 23080411

Court listings 17/01/17

The following people were dealt with at Lancaster Magistrates Court:

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Ntember will appear before court on February 6 for animal cruelty offences.

Second Lancaster man guilty of hamster drug cruelty

A Lancaster man has pleaded guilty to a catalogue of animal cruelty offences.

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Stephen Emmett

Three years jail for Morecambe fraudster who stole from disabled cousin

A man who set up 39 Paypal accounts in a bid to defraud his disabled cousin has been jailed for three years after a judge ruled he had shown no remorse to his victim.

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Miaitalia in Bolton-le-Sands

Bolton-le-Sands restaurant break-in causes major damage

Thieves caused thousands of pounds worth of damage after breaking into a restaurant in Bolton-le-Sands.

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Workplace accident: Stuart Currey

£120k fine for firm over dad’s injuries

A DAD who suffered life-changing injuries when he was crushed by a van in an accident in his workplace relived his ordeal as his employers were fined.

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Inside the Winter Gardens in Morecambe.

Break-in at Morecambe theatre

A burglar got away with more than £600 in cash after breaking in to the Winter Gardens theatre.

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The Crafty Scholar.

Boy, 17, punched in face on Christmas night out

A 17-year-old boy required stitches after being punched in the face on a Christmas night out in Lancaster.

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File photo dated 18/11/11 of police tape at a crime scene, as the Office for National Statistics said that there was a 16% fall in the number of crimes against households and adults in England and Wales in the year to June 2014. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday October 16, 2014. See PA story CRIME Figures. Photo credit should read: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Five charged with boarding school assaults

A Lancashire man is among five charged with assault at a former boarding school.

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Lancashire has more dogging sites than any other county in the UK

Welcome to Lancashire - dogging capital of the UK

As national titles go, Lancashire’s latest is hardly one to get excited about.

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Victim Stuart Currey pictured in hospital

Family firm fined £120,000 over mechanic's life changing injuries

A dad who suffered lifechanging injuries when he was crushed by a van in an accident in his workplace relived his ordeal as his employers were fined.

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Police have issued a warning about vehicle crimes.

Police warning after car crimes in Heysham and Hest Bank

Police have warned vehicle owners to be on their guard after a spate of thefts in Heysham and Hest Bank.

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Police are appealing for information following the assault

Teenager punched in face on night out

Police are appealing for information after an assault at a Lancaster pub just before Christmas.

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