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Dig in again as Ribchester is Revisited

UCLan is once again leading an archaeological dig in Ribchester. Fiona Finch caught up with Dig Co-Director Dr Jim Morris as this year’s team set up camp in the Ribble Valley village.
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Louise Heathwaite

Queen’s Honour for Lancaster science professor

Lancaster University’s 
Professor Louise Heathwaite has been awarded a CBE 
in the Queen’s Birthday
Honours 2018.

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Associate director Alex Summers. (s)

Lancashire Police spotlight child grooming in new theatre resource

Lancashire Police are using the power of theatre to highlight the dangers of child grooming.

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Kelvin Nash, new principal at Kendal College

New boss is ready for a challenge

A new principal is set to take over at Kendal College following the retirement of Graham Wilkinson who has been at the helm for the past 18 years.

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School kids

Lancashire school pupils to get crucial cyber training

Lancaster pupils are to be trained by the government to protect the UK from cyber security threats.

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Shine for Sian: Sian Waterhouse

Family’s tribute in memory of Morecambe schoolgirl

The family of a Morecambe schoolgirl who committed suicide are planning to use her memory to raise awareness of mental health.

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Lancaster and Morecambe College campus

L & M College open evening

Exam season is nearly over-so what will your son or daughter be doing in September?

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Lancaster and Morecambe College campus

College’s careers event is set to be a real family affair

Lancaster and Morecambe College is hosting a careers day with a difference - in the guise of a free community fun day to celebrate contributions from the Health and Hospitality sectors.

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Caton CE School, 1950

SCHOOL DAYS: Caton CE School

This photo of youngsters at Caton CE School in 1950 was brought in to us by Jacqueline Winder (nee Walker) of Halton, who was at the school until the age of 10.

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Morecambe Bay Primary School. Photo: Google Street View

Morecambe Bay Primary School shortlisted for Healthy School of the Year

Morecambe Bay Primary School has been shortlisted for the prized Healthy School of the Year award in the Times Education Supplement awards.

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William Dance, PhD student and associate lecturer at Lancaster University

Why William is tracking fake news

A Lancashire researcher is hot on the trail of fake news, all in the name of work.
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Heysham High has converted to academy status.

“Exciting times ahead” at Heysham High after school becomes an academy

Heysham High School has officially converted to academy status and changed its name to Bay Leadership Academy.

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Balmoral County Secondary School pupils.

SCHOOL DAYS: Balmoral County Secondary School

This photo of pupils at Balmoral County Secondary School pupils (now Heysham High) was sent in by Lynne Hobin.

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Heysham High has converted to academy status.

Heysham High School changes name as it converts to academy status

Heysham High School has officially converted to academy status and changed its name to Bay Leadership Academy.

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A Time and Tide Bell in Devon.

Time & Tide bell sculptor visits Morecambe school

The sculptor who created the Time and Tide Bells visited Morecambe Bay Community Primary School to lend a half bell for the fundraising campaign to bring a bell to Morecambe.

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Crab cavities welding and assembly at CERN. Photo: CERN

Lancaster University scientists help spearhead world first in physics

Engineers from Lancaster University have helped to spearhead a world first in particle physics technology.

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Lancaster University scheme wins global praise

Lancaster University scheme wins global praise

A government programme led by Lancaster University to boost economic growth across the UK has scooped a silver award from the European Foundation for Management Development.

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SCHOOL DAYS: Balmoral Road Secondary Modern

SCHOOL DAYS: Balmoral Road Secondary Modern

Anne Midgley from Wray brought us in a copy of this photograph of pupils at Balmoral Road Secondary Modern School, Morecambe, in 1951.

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The new proposed Cityblock development in Penny Street

Plans to demolish Lancaster bar to make way for student flats

Plans to demolish a nightclub and bar in the city centre and replace it with student accommodation have been submitted to Lancaster City Council.

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Smiles all round as Hornby nursery is rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted

Smiles all round as Hornby nursery is rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted

Inspectors have labelled Hornby nursery as ‘outstanding’ following a recent Ofsted visit.

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