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Where are this year's Christmas markets in Lancashire?

Here is a round up of festive markets in the region.
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Gloria Grahame in The Dukes 1980 production of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf

Nostalgia: Gloria Grahame's final wish at The Dukes in Lancaster

David Thacker was put in an impossible position when he was told his leading actress was dying.
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The Nimes Roman ampitheatre

TRAVEL: Underground and overground in beautiful southern France

Smell. Taste. Think.
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Garstang Community Aacdemy launched the Pitch In appeal for the new sports pitch

Great £100,000 victory for state-of-the-art Garstang sports facility

Garstang Community Academy will open the gates to the market town’s first state-of-the-art multi-sport, all weather facility next year after Sport England announced this week they would support their community bid for £100,000 of funding.

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Pub by the canal

Where are the best canalside pubs in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

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Swim with sharks

Lancashire recommends... dare devil activities

From swimming with sharks to taking to the skies, here is a list of daring things to try.
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White Coppice

Lancashire recommends... waterfalls

The county and the surrounding area has an array of stunning waterfalls to visit.

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Friday Night Launch Event starts at 6pm

Southport Airshow this weekend: What to see and when

Eyes to the skies this weekend as historical aircraft and fast noisy jets perform thrilling and daring aerobatics over the beach in Southport.

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Family fun day on Kepple Lane Park in Garstang this weekend

Party in Kepple Lane park

Trustees of Kepple Lane Park in Garstang will host their annual family fun day this weekend.

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Flower section

The 156th Galgate Horticultural Society’s Gaslight Show

This year's Galgate Horticultural Society’s Gaslight Show was a resounding success.
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Nicola Buccelli

Preston and Lancaster diddi dance teacher wins award

A Preston and Lancaster dance teacher has won an award in recognition of her high standards.

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Ingleton Waterfall Trail

Lancashire recommends.... family days out with entry fees

Readers have voted.

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A hound show is one of the main attractions at The Lowther Show, being held at the Lowther Estate, near Penrith

Become one of the country set

There’s a real taste of countryside life coming to the north west next month, and you could win one of five pairs of adult day tickets.

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Family fun

Where are the best family days out - with entry fees?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.
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Headliners This Is The Kit praise Forest of Bowland’s Cloudspotting Festival

Headliners This Is The Kit praise Forest of Bowland’s Cloudspotting Festival

Tickets are still available for this year’s Cloudspotting Music and Arts Festival which takes place in the Forest of Bowland next weekend.

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PICTURES: Heysham Viking Festival pulls in 10,000

The clashing of swords and the rumble of battle-cry could be heard throughout Heysham at the weekend.

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Trails with Tales

Eternally nosey Beth treads hidden paths

A Cumbrian author has been discovering the hidden corners, long forgotten paths and spectacular views of the Morecambe bay area.

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Staff from Adecco took part in a hike through the Lake District for Macmillan Cancer Support

Twin power as Adecco managers from Preston and Lancaster take on London Triathlon

Two twin managers are preparing to go head to head in a triathlon in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.
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Inside the Dingles' cottage at the Emmerdale Studio Experience

Cross over to Yorkshire for a tour of Emmerdale

For hundreds of years, there has been a bit of a friendly rivalry between Lancastrians and Yorkshire folk.

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Hoghton Tower

Lancashire recommends.... Tourist attractions

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