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“Inadequate” Ofsted rating for Morecambe High School

Morecambe High School has been labelled “inadequate” by Ofsted inspectors.

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More teachers are needed to stave off a classroom crisis

More teachers are needed to stave off a classroom crisis

Teachers’ leaders fear a classroom crisis as fewer people are entering the profession.

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Scotforth C E School Miss Tooth's class (year 1) 1958-59.

SCHOOL DAYS: Scotforth CE School

John Savage sent us this photograph of Miss Tooth’s class (Year 1) at Scotforth C E School in 1958-59.

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Lancaster University. STOCK IMAGE.

Lancaster University pensions strike to start this week

Staff at Lancaster University are due to stage 14 days of escalating strikes, including a five day walkout starting this week, in a row over pensions.

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Lancaster University's review has revealed the new figures.

Lancaster University review reveals NHS staff abuse

A review by Lancaster University has revealed the number of assaults on NHS staff.

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Underley Garden School celebrate their Outstanding rating from Ofsted.

Underley Garden School rated outstanding

A school for children with specalist needs has been given the highest rating by Ofsted.

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The cast of Made in Dagenham at Morecambe Community High School.

Morecambe pupils showcase Made in Dagenham

Pupils swapped their desks for the stage as they told the story of Made in Dagenham.

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The flooding in Lower Church Street .

Lancaster University research hope for flood-prone properties

People living in flood-prone areas could benefit from new statistical models being developed by Lancaster researchers.

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Scotforth St Paul's, 1948/49.

School Days: Scotforth St Paul’s, 1948/49

Ray Carr sent us this photo from Scotforth St Paul’s,Standard 2 Class 1948/9, along with the names he remembers.

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Photo Neil Cross'Bran Knowles at Lancaster University, where they are conducting a year long study on new technology and how that impacts children's privacy and security.

Lancaster University project looks at how kids can stay safe in an online world

In the lead up to international Safer Internet Day (February 6) reporter Gemma Sherlock speaks to Lancaster University researchers who are studying how kids can keep their privacy online.

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County Coun John Fillis, deputy leader of the Labour group

County councillors clash over leaked pay for top executive

A County Hall row over leaked information on top salaries has escalated after leaders of the two biggest political parties lodged complaints about each other.

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Author goes Back to Basics with updated version of successful weight loss book

Author goes Back to Basics with updated version of successful weight loss book

A businessman has released a new, updated edition of his highly successful weight loss book after the first edition sold out.

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Lancaster & Morecambe College business students hear tales to inform and inspire

Lancaster & Morecambe College business students hear tales to inform and inspire

The Working Options in Education team returned to Lancaster & Morecambe College to inform and inspire their Business Level 3 students.

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The cafe in Regent Park, Morecambe

Lancaster University pilot project helps get Morecambe back in business

A European project aimed at getting people back into work is already starting to pay dividends in Morecambe, as GAYLE ROUNCIVELL finds out.

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Lancaster Cathedral Catholic School Holy Communion 1969.

The best days of our lives

This week we begin a new feature for readers to share their old school photographs.

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Mairi and Alistair Fisher at Beyond Radio

Lancaster radio siblings celebrate year on the airwaves

A brother and sister duo from Lancaster are celebrating a year presenting their own radio show.

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County Coun Geoff Driver

Consultation on Council's new halal meat policy after school meals boycott threatened

A one month consultation has been launched on Lancashire County Council’s controversial plans to change its halal meat policy.

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Sir Ian McKellen.

Gandalf star Sir Ian McKellen to give talk in Lancaster

You shall not pass – unless you’ve got a ticket of course.

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Morecambe Community High School

New Morecambe High head vows to turn around ailing school

New Morecambe High head Vicki Michael has vowed to turn the fortunes of the school around over the next 18 months.

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A family visits a previous launch event for Campus in the City.

Campus in the City returns to Lancaster

Lancaster University’s popular Campus in the City (CITC) initiative will be back with a bang this month.

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