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Lancaster man jailed after slashing rival’s face with a knife

Crime
The council will meet on Thursday at County Hall.

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health
Christmas calf show at Myerscough College

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education
Michael O'Connor has been jailed for dealing drugs.

Drug dealer locked up after police raid flat

Crime

Lancashire Police vow as nationwide alcohol breath tests see dramatic fall

News

How to answer nine of the most challenging questions kids love to ask

News

Lane remains closed after major lorry blaze on M6

Transport

Tom’s upholstery venture is tailor-made for travel

News
The shooting happened on Saturday, December 2.

BREAKING: Four arrested following shooting which left a woman with serious injuries

Crime

Couple realise dream of luxury shepherd huts firm

News

Lane remains closed after major lorry blaze on M6

Transport
Shhh. No mobiles of headphones

Future of quiet carriages on trains under scrutiny after passenger palaver

Transport
The ticket office at Carnforth Station could close if Lancashire County Council proposals go ahead. PA Photo: Owen Humpreys.

Closure threat to Carnforth ticket office

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Passenger watchdog Transport Focus compared the news to "a chill wind" blowing down platforms

Rail passengers to be hit by hike in train fares

Transport
Almost 400 miles of roadworks will be lifted

400 miles of roadworks to be lifted to ease Christmas getaway

Transport

Lancaster man jailed after slashing rival’s face with a knife

Crime
Michael O'Connor has been jailed for dealing drugs.

Drug dealer locked up after police raid flat

Crime
Lancashire has fewer roads officers, says a report

Lancashire Police vow as nationwide alcohol breath tests see dramatic fall

News
The shooting happened on Saturday, December 2.

BREAKING: Four arrested following shooting which left a woman with serious injuries

Crime

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education
Young people are taking out substantial loans to pay for courses without much effective help and advice

Spending watchdog raises 'mis-selling' concern over university degree courses

Education
L-R Anya Darnton, Morecambe Road School, Mark Lees, plant manager Heysham 1 power station, Katie Steckles, Tess Cooper, Morecambe Community High School, Matthew Tosh, and Will Fitchett, Morecambe Community High School. Photo by Geoff Harris.

School pupils enjoy Lancaster science event

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The new Cityblock student development in Penny Street

£7m student block opens in Penny Street

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PICTURES: Lancaster and Morecambe Education Awards

News

Tom’s upholstery venture is tailor-made for travel

News

Couple realise dream of luxury shepherd huts firm

News
Emails should be sent to staff about their behaviour before parties

Firms urged to email staff about behaviour before work Christmas parties

Business
Looking to bag a bargain before the Boxing Day sales start?

How to get money off Amazon purchases

Business

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health
Council leader Coun Geoff Driver

£7m cuts to council services

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Councillor Lizzi Collinge.

Domestic violence refuges need more not less support

News
Ashley Highfield

New reporters 'to hold local councils to account'

Business
One of the fences surrounding the site.

Angry Carnforth walkers face fence blocking battle

News

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education
Council leader Coun Geoff Driver

£7m cuts to council services

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The Oraefajokull volcano

Monitoring stepped up at dangerous Iceland volcano

Environment
Local business leaders (and participants of the Low Carbon Innovation Forum) at the Waste Transfer Centre where they saw the mountain of plastic collected just that morning.

War on Lancaster’s plastic waste

Business

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health
Medical supplies prescription paper bag with stethoscope

Order your prescriptions in time for Christmas

Health
North West Ambulance Service.

Take extra care as winter hits and temperatures plummet

Health
Married women with children have gained most from the smoking ban, according to new research.

Married women gained most from smoke ban

Health
Galloway's CEO Stuart Clayton at Brew Me Sunshine in Morecambe

Galloway's appeal: How Galloway's converted The Visitor's former office in Morecambe

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