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Where are the best ladies only gyms in Lancashire

A lot of women feel more confident working out in a female-only environment.

The Promenade Concert Orchestra who are appearing at Morecambe Platform.

Promenade Concert Orchestra Morecambe date

The Promenade Concert Orchestra will present its 11th New Year Viennese Concert programme in Morecambe.

The Joe Publix band. Picture by Samantha Jane Image Making.

Morecambe Ska night in aid of hospice

Ska fans are in for a treat this month as bands from across the country are coming together for a night at the Morecambe Winter Gardens.


What the canines are up to at Lancashire Police Dog Unit - WITH VIDEO

Even on his day off, Ruskin was busy helping to solve crimes in Lancashire.
King's Castle

The best milkshake bars in Lancashire

Here is a list of places to get milkshakes, as voted by readers.

Calm the nerves with a pre-flight pint?

That pre-flight pint at the airport might be a thing of the past

You know the feeling...
The Palatine in Morecambe will host a Peaky Blinders bar.

Morecambe pub to transform into Peaky Blinders bar

A Morecambe pub has been inundated with requests as it prepares to host a Peaky Blinders night.

Red Rose Boys Club 1950-51. Back row from left, Bill Kirby, Conroy Cullen, Jack Holmes, Brian Newbury, Les Heward and Ron Mitchell. Front row from left, Fred Isaacs, Jim Bonnick, Ken Holden and Pete Hudson.

Lancaster football nostalgia

Historian Terry Ainsworth presents his series of monthly articles highlighting sporting photographs of the past.

Lizzie Butler Billington with husband Rob and daughters Annie and Betsy. the family live at Little Willows Farm, Inglewhite where Lizzie has launched Little Wild Fox childrenswear

Inglewhite mum Lizzie is learning to love life on the wild side

On a cold winter night, there is nothing quite like pulling on your favourite cosy pyjamas.

Enjoying the Cumbrian Coast Railway by David John Hindle

Book review: Enjoying the Cumbrian Coast Railway by David John Hindle

The popularity of the TV programme “Coast” has brought the delights of Britain’s coastal regions to a wider audience, especially those not too familiar with our nation’s spectacular seaboard.
1st Lancashire Fusiliers waiting in sunken road in middle of no man's land for July 1, 1916 attack at the Somme

Horrors of Lancashire officer at the Somme

Historian Hugh Sebag-Montefiore reveals the torments of an officer in the Lancashire Fusiliers in the first days of the Battle of the Somme

Garstang Gators clocked up 202 personal best times and smashed 18 annual club championship records at the club championships in Blackpool

Garstang gators enjoy splashtastic success in club championships

Swimmers from Garstang Amateur Swimming Club put in a sterling performance at the annual Garstang Club Championships at Palatine swimming pool in Blackpool.

Corrosion returns to the Winter Gardens.

Morecambe to welcome Goth night

Morecambe’s only regular Goth and alternative night returns to town next month.

Bob Middleton and his autograph book.

How Eric Morecambe helped one young boy’s autograph collection

Sixty years ago a boy with a passion for collecting was helped by Mr Morecambe himself.

The Snow Queen.

Ballet Snow Queen to be performed in Lancaster

Ballet fans are in for a treat as the classical fairtyale, The Snow Queen is played out on stage.

Theatre and Comedy
Red Riding Hood and the Wolf.

Family puppet show at Lancaster theatre

An internationally renowned puppet theatre brings a new spin to a classic children’s tale at The Dukes this month.

Theatre and Comedy
Kelly Nix with Smudge

Following Lancashire Police Dog Unit

Even on his day off, Ruskin was busy helping to solve crimes in Lancashire.
Susan Crawford.

‘Just knowing you are not alone is amazing and it gave me strength’

When knitwear designer, writer and entrepreneur, Susan Crawford, discovered she had breast cancer it came as a massive shock.

A limited edition white chocolate Creme Egg

Hunt is on as Cadbury hatches secret white chocolate Creme Egg

Cadbury has produced a white chocolate version of its Easter Creme Egg for the first time - but consumers will not know if they have bought one until they unwrap it.
Eating Out

Travel review: Queens Head Hotel, Troutbeck

The Lake District is one of my favourite places to visit in the UK, so when I was offered the chance to stay at the Queens Head Hotel in Troutbeck, near Windermere, for the night, I jumped at the opportunity.
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