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Crowds gather to see Coca-Cola truck in Lancaster

Crowds gather to see Coca-Cola truck in Lancaster

Thousands flocked to Lancaster on Saturday to see the famous Coca-Cola truck after it set up camp in Dalton Square for the afternoon.

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Countdown begins for Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas fair

Countdown begins for Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas fair

The popular Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas fair is set to return again this December with organisers promising the event will be bigger and better than ever.

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Lancaster theatre to hold exclusive pantomime show for children with special needs

Lancaster theatre to hold exclusive pantomime show for children with special needs

A Lancaster theatre is holding a special performance to give children with special needs the chance to watch a pantomime.

Community
School choir to hit the high notes

School choir to hit the high notes

Skerton High School’s choir will be singing Christmas carols at a festive evening at St John’s Church in North Road, Lancaster, onTuesday December 17.

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Festive fair in aid of charity coffers

Festive fair in aid of charity coffers

Festive shoppers can grab a bargain and raise cash for CancerCare. A Christmas fair at Leighton Hall, Carnforth, on December 4 will include carols performed by Carnforth Choral Society.

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Top festive tips for cooking your turkey safely this Christmas

According to FSS, washing poultry is unnecessary as proper cooking kills harmful bacteria like campylobacter, and rinsing the raw meat will

Festive Taste Test: Which supermarket mince pies are the best?

Working for a newspaper isn't all court reports and clickbait - sometimes we get our hands dirty too.In our role as consumer champions we got

Festive Taste Test: Which supermarket makes the best Christmas pudding?

From ultra boozy delights to alcohol free examples, here's how we thought the major supermarkets* measured up.Supermarket Christmas puddingsLidl

Santa should cut down on sherry and mince pies, according to nation's leading GP

Santa may also suffer from alcoholism and work stress, the head of the Royal College of GPs said.Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, chairwoman