VIDEO: Floods cause havoc in Lancaster and Morecambe

Homes and businesses suffered flooding again after heavy rain pounded the district.
The Alice in Wonderland-themed tea room at JG's Burrito Bar in Middleton near Heysham.

Burrito bar’s Alice in Wonderland and Escape Rooms fun

A new burrito cafe near Heysham has joined in with a craze sweeping the nation.

Leslie Morgan, Dr Malcolm Brown and Audrey Brown at the Rainbow Centre's 50th birthday celebrations.

Memories of Queen Mum’s visit to Morecambe at 50th birthday party

On November 16 1967, Dr Malcolm Brown watched the Queen Mother officially open the Rainbow Centre.

Neil Cook and an Emperor Tamarin monkey.

Morecambe zookeeper grows moustache to rival monkeys

A zookeeper is trying to grow a moustache to rival his monkey friends for a very good cause.

The Globe Arena, home of Morecambe FC.

New directors at Morecambe FC

Morecambe Football Club has announced the appointment of two new directors.

Rev Damian Porter.

Morecambe vicar runs groundbreaking Holy Land trip

A Torrisholme vicar has organised a trip to the Holy Land where people can become ‘virtual pilgrims’.

Morecambe's beaches have been rated 'good' for water quality.

‘Good’ rating for Morecambe beaches

Morecambe beaches have been given the stamp of approval for water quality by the government.

Chas Jacobs.

Win Chas Jacobs original in our competition

We are running a competition to win a ‘number one’ print by popular Lancaster artist Chas Jacobs.

The One Show Ricksaw Challenge team including presenters Matt Baker and Alex Jones.

Live TV ‘The One Show’ fundraiser to visit Morecambe tonight

TV’s The One Show is coming to Morecambe to broadcast live for Children in Need and you can be part of it.

Susan Wilson at Happy Mount Park in Morecambe where 5,000 crocus bulbs have been planted as part of a drive to rid the world of polio.

5,000 Morecambe park flowers part of polio bid

Five thousand flowers have been planted in a Morecambe park to show historic progress towards a polio-free world.


Singers record charity single for 11-year-old who has cancer

Musicians from the Morecambe and Lancaster area - and a few special guests - are recording a charity single to raise money on behalf of a schoolboy who is battling brain cancer.
Scouting for Girls.

Lancaster Christmas lights switch on line-up revealed

Pop band Scouting For Girls will return to our area to headline this year’s Lancaster Christmas Lights Switch On.

Artist Tania Sneesby and teacher Tim Milner have joined forces for the new book Wheres My Hug?

Lancaster teacher and artist release children’s book

A teacher and an artist have joined forces to release a children’s book all about a little girl’s search for her Daddy’s hug.

The controversial zebra crossing near the bottom of York Bridge in Morecambe.

New Morecambe zebra crossing “a death trap”

A new zebra crossing intended to improve road safety has been labelled a “death trap” after a woman was injured in a car crash.


SLIDESHOW: Eric Morecambe Statue costumes through the years

The scary clown makeover of 'our Eric' certainly wasn't the first time the statue has been dressed up over the years.
Coun Roger Mace, mayor of Lancaster.

Lancaster mayor invites kids to design Christmas card for Queen

Primary school children are being asked to design a Christmas card for the mayor which will be fit for the Queen.

Photo Neil Cross: Ghosthunters Mel Baines and Karen Doran with scouts Dylan Roberts and Matthew Doran from Scouting for Ghosts.

New location for Morecambe ghost hunt

Spook hunters raising money for scouts and guides have had a last-minute change of location for their Halloween ghost watch.

Michael Stainton.

Lancaster building firm wins big at awards

The building firm behind the new flats development at the former Broadway Hotel has scooped two major awards at a ceremony in London.

Graham Burnard and Graham Howse.

Morecambe FC bosses united ahead of sale talks

Morecambe FC chiefs are back on the same page after a rocky week when it was revealed that at least two offers are on the table to buy the cash-strapped club.

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