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Latest award makes it a hat-trick for grammar school

A leading Lancaster high school has received it’s third major accolade in weeks.

Ballot box.

Vote in county elections

Voters should be on the lookout for their poll cards for May’s Lancashire County Council elections.


PICTURES: Brave jumpers sky dive for Lancaster hospice

Jumpers faced their fears and took to the skies to perform a sky dive for St John’s Hospice.

Aiden McAteer is wanted over the hit and run which killed little Violet-Grace Youens

Pictured: Man wanted over Violet-Grace hit and run

Police have released this image of the man they are hunting over the hit and run which killed Violet-Grace Youens.

Morecambe FC's Globe Arena.

Morecambe FC players and staff paid wages after third delay

Morecambe FC’s players and staff have been paid their wages a day late.

Cecelia Aherne

Author Cecelia Ahern visits Preston and reveals secret to her success

If you have ever wondered what success smells like, here is your answer.

LAMATA Dancing School competed in the North West Dance Class Championships in Liverpool.

Dancers enjoy success in regional competition

Students from a Morecambe dancing schoolcompeted in the North West Dance Class Championships in Liverpool .

Morecambe BID new logo.

BID hopes new branding will boost Morecambe tourism

Morecambe BID (Business Improvement District) has launched a new logo to help attract more people to the town.

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Staff from The Kings Arms, Garstang, doing a parachute jump for St John's Ambulance

Sky dive for St John's Hospice

Staff and customers at a Garstang pub braved the skies to raise money for St John’s Hospice.

Photo Neil Cross Nicola Hall, head of Central Lancaster High School

BREAKING: Lancaster sixth form set to close in 2018

Central Lancaster High School plans to close its sixth form next year because of low pupil numbers and reduced funding.

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Matt Stelmach, Andy Boon, Hannah Boon and Andrew Boon

Lancaster model shop to shut after 28 years trading

A Lancaster business that started out as a hobby is closing down after 28 years trading.

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Part of the 'Wave Reflection Wall' in Morecambe.

Prom to close for resurfacing work

Final touches to the first phase of a multi-million pound project to replace Morecambe’s wave reflection wall are due to start on Tuesday April 18.


Morecambe postie’s bike challenge for boy with leukaemia

Four-year-old George O’Shaughnessy is battling leukaemia but loves nothing more than dressing up as a soldier ready to save the day.

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Phil Dakin.

New business is fresh start for painter Phil

A well-known boss is swapping selling painting and decorating supplies for managing his own business.


VIDEO: Morecambe Ukulele Club plays Karma Chameleon

Shoppers were entertained by ukulele players in comical wigs and red noses at Sainsburys in Morecambe.

One of Garstang's best known residents, journalist Pat Seed, founded the Pat Seed Appeal which for many years became one of the best known charities in Britain.

Forty years on: The Pat Seed Fund remembered

She was one in a million - and touched the hearts of the nation with her courage, determination and tenacity.
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National Express will no longer be stopping in Morecambe.

Coach company quits town

A long established cross-country coach to London will no longer call at Morecambe after operators quit the town.

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The schoolchildren taking part in the the Lancaster and District Schools Singing Festival 2017. Picture by Florence Acland Photography.

Lancaster and Morecambe schoolchildren team up to sing their hearts out

More than 1100 school children performed four concerts at the Ashton Hall in Lancaster Town Hall.

Nice N Spicy takeaway.

Takeaway boss pleads guilty before trial

Two men have pleaded guilty to numerous counts of breaching immigration law before they faced trial at Preston Crown Court.

Theresa May is preparing to trigger Article 50 and kick start Britain's exit from the EU

ARTICLE 50: Key questions about first step towards Brexit

The formal process to leave the European Union starts when Theresa May triggers Article 50.

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