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Morecambe Music Festival was ‘unbelievable’

Morecambe Music Festival was an unbelievable event for the town, said organisers.

Kieran and Mae who got engaged at Morecambe Music Festival after only 12 days as a couple.

Marriage proposal is a first for Morecambe Music Festival

A Morecambe Music Festival -goer plucked up the courage to propose to his partner during the two day event.

Play area

VOTE: Where are the best children's play parks in Lancashire?

Finding a play park to keep the young ones entertained is one step closer to a quieter life.
Train disruptions announced across Lancashire today

Train disruptions announced across Lancashire today

Hundreds of trains across the North West have been cancelled today due to staff shortages.

Fleetwood to Knott End ferry crossing the estuary in 1961

Memories of life on the Fleetwood to Knott End ferry

Author Angela Norris has gathered the memories of travellers who relied on Lancashire’s best loved ferry to get to school or work during the 1940s, 50s and 60s, for a compilation of colourful tales. Here she tells some of their stories


WATCH: School for Stage in Longridge, Lytham and Lancaster

When Kieren Spencer was growing up, he wished there was a drama school nearer to his hometown of Longridge.

Venture out for a homemade picnic

10 cheap family hacks for fun in the sun

With the summer holidays just a week away penny-saving mums are compiling their top tips to help families save their cash on days out.

Holiday club

School holiday clubs in Lancashire 2018

Still looking for holiday clubs to occupy your children over the six-week break? Try these:
Sue Jones

Wrea Green and Lytham church goer awarded BEM honour

A former church warden has been honoured with the British Empire Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for her services to fostering and to the clergy.


Lancashire recommends... the best places for an ice cream

It is still hot enough to treat yourself to an ice cream.


VIDEO: Inside the new bowling alley and restaurant in Morecambe

A new boutique bowling alley and Italian restaurant and bar has opened in Morecambe in time for the summer holidays.

Bowland Wild Boar Park, Chipping

Family days out: Bowland Wild Boar Park

Situated in the heart of the Forest of Bowland National Park it sits on the banks of the River Hodder. Surrounded by fells and woodland teeming with wildlife and wildflowers it is a great family day out for those who enjoy fresh air, fun in the outdoors or simply want to explore the countryside.

Ice cream

VOTE: Where is the best place for an ice cream in Lancashire?

The sun is blazing - the perfect time for an ice cream.

Sam Haines at Fortitude Fitness

Have a weightlifting

The variety of weightlifting disciplines mean this is a sport for anyone to take part in

Blackpool Wake Park

Top five outdoor activities in Lancashire to enjoy during a heatwave

You don't want to be stuck indoors in this weather.

Balmoral County Secondary School pupils (now Heysham High) - sent in by Lynne Hobin.

SCHOOL DAYS: Balmoral County Secondary School

This photo of pupils at Balmoral County Secondary School pupils (which became Heysham High and is now called Bay Leadership Academy) was sent to us by Lynne Hobin.

Sam Bennet, the winner of Marketgate's Father's Day competition, with  football freestyler Jamie Knight.

Schoolboy learns football skills at event in Lancaster

Football fans and their families came down to a free football event at Marketgate Shopping Centre.

Fence, Burnley

Lancashire recommends... the best beer gardens during a heatwave

There will be plenty of people wanting a beer garden this weekend

A scene from Redbanallama's production of The Calm After The Storm.

Lancaster theatre company calls a truce

The centenary of the First World War inspired the latest production by The Dukes theatre company for adults with additional needs.

Avenham Park, Preston

Top five picnic spots in Lancashire to enjoy during the heatwave

The weather is scorching hot - perfect for a picnic.
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