Wild families are invited to take part in a variety of spooky activities at RSPB Leighton Moss and Morecambe Bay nature reserve this half term holidays.
The private and unpublished letters of Sir Humphry Davy will be unearthed at a free public lecture from Lancaster University this month.
This Halloween offers something a bit different to the mix in Morecambe.
It can be tough being a teenager – raging hormones, acne, exams, the pressures of social media, nosebleeds, telekinesis...1 comment
It’s all systems go at publishers Quercus as they gear up for the unveiling of The Reading Group, an exciting new ebook series by Della Parker, a novelist, short story writer and the agony aunt for Writers’ Forum magazine.
The Plague is rampant in the summer heat of London in 1665 and the king has fled the city… but royal spy Thomas Chaloner has murder on his mind.
The Siege of Sarajevo, which lasted 1,425 days from April 1992 to February 1996, was the longest siege of a capital city in the history of modern warfare and one of the cruellest events in the vicious war in Bosnia…
One of Lancashire’s leading supermarket chains has teamed up with Derian House Children’s Hospice to sell its popular audio bedtime story collection.
Known as Britain’s lewdest, crudest and boldest comedian, Roy ‘Chubby’ Brown is set to entertain Lancaster audiences with his 40th anniversary tour.
Children are spoilt for choice this autumn with a selection of wonderful books that take us from the world’s highest mountains and strangest animals to extraordinary rabbit warrens hidden deep below the teeming city of London.
Twenty-three novels in and this lady is not for turning… soft!
Event organisers, A Wing, who turned Williamson Park into a mini festival with Hacienda Classical, are keeping tight lipped about a future event.
Online readers have submitted suggestions for the best real ale pubs in the area.14 comments
Presenter Helen Skelton won’t easily forget what happened as she was filming a TV documentary at a Lancaster school - it was the first time she laid eyes on her new nephew. 2 comments
The bygone era will be celebrated this week – but there is a punk twist.
Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones jog around Florence in a bid to stop half the world getting killed by Dante- obsessed nutty Billionaire Bertrand Zobrist`s plague-virus.
Remember, remember, the Fifth of November…
A punk festival will help raise vital funds for the Lancaster and District Homeless Action Service.
Lancaster Music Festival was a runaway success so now a singer wants the same thing for Morecambe.
The green valleys and rugged limestone outcrops of the Yorkshire Dales form the stunning backdrop to a beautiful tale of family ties, love, hope and hardship from popular storyteller Diane Allen.
Explosions of sweets, crowdsurfers, a feminist mouse circus, dancing witches, sparkly spandex, laser head experiences, and music, music, music.
Best known for his brilliant New York detective Callum Doyle crime thrillers, David Jackson moves nearer to his Wirral home for an exciting new police series set amongst the back streets of Liverpool.
Here is a list of 10 fun things to do next weekend. 1 comment
There's a party atmosphere in the city this weekend as Lancaster becomes a musical playground for thousands of people.
Thirty years treading the boards of amateur theatre and this week the cast of Garstang Musical Productions bring to the stageone of their most ambitious shows yet.1 comment
My wife recently undertook an ambitious project – completing a 1,000-piece jigsaw of a marina near Marseille.
There’s literally hundreds of musicians descending on Lancaster this weekend for the music festival.
If you’re looking for some inspiration for the music festival this weekend, look no further.
Sci-fi fans are breathless with anticipation following the release of another trailer for the upcoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
Throughout history mankind has been witness to thousands of strange, unexplained ancient mysteries and events, as well as mysterious phenomena.
The Gruffalo is back and he’s hungry! Get ready to feast on an exciting new autumn collection of inspirational reads from Macmillan Children’s Books.
New Jersey based funk rockers Sensory Hoverload return to Lancaster Music Festival for their third year this year, confident they’ve “struck gold” with brand new material.
Lancaster indie folk trio The Woodsmen will play their last shows as a full band at the music festival.
Thousands of people are expected to visit Lancaster this weekend for the city’s annual music festival.
There’ll be a huge blast from the past for Lancaster music lovers this weekend when a popular city band from the 1980s reunite for a big show on the castle stage.
A festival where costumed characters celebrate a bygone era is all set to go prime time on BBC TV.
Why would a young mother deliberately throw herself from the top of a multi-storey car park… and why are her friends reluctant to talk?
Get ready for a fright. Here are some spooky ideas of where to go for a scream! 6 comments
Music lovers got a chance to find out more about their instrumental community during a fun day.
Happy Feet Theatre School has announced it is excited to introduce to audiences old and new their production of ‘That’s Entertainment 2016’.
The Dukes outdoor walkabout production of The Hobbit has won a prestigious UK Theatre Award.
Fashion week turns to murder week in an exciting debut crime thriller from an author who has swapped glamour for grit.
A great story for children at bedtime.
It has been said that by riding a bicycle you learn the contours of a country best.
Many cyclists at some point or another contemplate the idea of riding between two the extremities of Britain.
This is the story of a woman who is striving for an idyllic, happy, life with her partner and newborn baby.
The Government has stepped into the row over Lancashire’s controversial plan to shut 21 libraries to save money.1 comment
This book has been published in conjunction with the Catchup charity to encourage children to read.