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Warning after diarrhoea and vomiting outbreak at Lancaster hospital

Health
Fire at Asda petrol station. Photo by Jack Gannon.

Lancaster mum-of-two hails builder a hero after he saves her from burning car at Asda

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The tortoise that was taken during the raid has been returned.

Tortoise returned after Lancaster pet shop raid

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It's doubtful we'll get Christmas card scenes this year

Dreaming of a white Christmas? The long-range weather forecast is out

Environment

The common and not so common injuries sustained at Christmas

Offbeat

PETA activists target branches of Thomas Cook as part of campaign against SeaWorld

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Urgent appeal for blood donations in Lancaster after bad weather hits collections

Health
Brian Turner.

Hero builder pulls Lancaster woman from burning car

News
A yellow weather warning for ice has been issued across the North West.

YELLOW WARNING: Ice predicted across the North West

News

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport
Problems with ice are also being reported on the M65 between junctions 5 and 6.

Ice warning for Lancashire drivers

Transport
The busiest days are predicted to be December 20, 21 and 22

Fears of four hour delays on roads over Christmas

Transport

Tortoise returned after Lancaster pet shop raid

News
Magistrates' Court

Scrap metal dealer cheated state out of more than £21,000, court told

Crime
One of the baby snakes that was stolen during the raid.

Exotic animals stolen from Lancaster pet shop

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Emily Heath, Caroline Jackson and Mollie Foxall outside court.

Lancaster trio found guilty of blocking road during fracking protest

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Community meeting to be held in Morecambe to discuss child poverty issues

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Heysham High.

Two schools in Lancaster district on Ofsted list of shame

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Annette Smith of the Morecambe Bay Foodbank.

Children in Morecambe ‘suffering from rickets due to poverty’

News
Leading economists have called for an end to fossil fuel investment

Lancaster Uni profs get on board with fossil fuel plea

Business
Parents, who have set up the petition, (Ruth Woodhouse centre), outside St Peter's Cof E Primary School in Heysham.

Parents demand action at Heysham school junction

News

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport
Photo Neil Cross
Morecambe Bay Care Home, Gleneagles Drive, Morecambe

Threatened Morecambe care home could be saved

News

PETA activists target branches of Thomas Cook as part of campaign against SeaWorld

News
Emily Heath, Caroline Jackson and Mollie Foxall outside court.

Lancaster trio found guilty of blocking road during fracking protest

News
Coun Peter Britcliffe, Chairman of the county council's Health Scrutiny Committee

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

News
County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

News
County Coun Geoff Driver, leader of Lancashire County Council

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

News

Dreaming of a white Christmas? The long-range weather forecast is out

Environment
60% are incorrectly planning to recycle shiny or glittery wrapping paper

Most Britons think amount of waste generated at Christmas 'unacceptable'

Environment
Emily Heath, Caroline Jackson and Mollie Foxall outside court.

Lancaster trio found guilty of blocking road during fracking protest

News
Heysham Moss after arsonists struck earlier this year.

Butterflies survive despite arson attacks

Crime

Warning after diarrhoea and vomiting outbreak at Lancaster hospital

Health
Christmas can be like a scene fromNational Lampoons Christmas Vacation

The common and not so common injuries sustained at Christmas

Offbeat
Blood bags - NHS Blood and Transplant are urging people with two rare blood groups to donate after bad weather hit blood collections.

Urgent appeal for blood donations in Lancaster after bad weather hits collections

Health
Current guidelines recommend that an alcohol-free childhood is best

Under age drinking warning as study finds sixth of parents let young drink at 14

Health
The Friends of RLI presenting the equipment to Katherine Mason,
Diabetes Clinical Nurse Specialist.

Diabetes centre receives new £4k equipment boost

Health