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Wheelchair users 'cannot get round many WH Smith stores'

Wheelchair users "cannot get round" many WHSmith stores because the aisles are crammed with extra baskets, peers have heard.

Wayne Rooney with his wife Coleen

Coleen vows to make marriage work after Wayne's 'silly and selfish mistakes'

Coleen Rooney has put her wedding ring back on and is trying to make her marriage to footballer Wayne "work", she has said.

Preston Crown Court.

Lancaster man knocked out his neighbour

A man who shattered his neighbour’s jaw when he heard a woman screaming in his house has avoided an immediate jail term.

David Fisher from Heysham. Picture by Paul Heyes

Heysham man’s cystic fibrosis fight to be shown in BBC3 film

A teaser to a documentary about a Heysham man’s struggle with cystic fibrosis will be shown online this evening.

Dominic Clayton.

Funeral packed for popular Heysham musician

It was testament to the popularity of musician Dominic Clayton that his funeral was so busy more than 100 people couldn’t get in.


Galgate residents counting the cost after floods devastate homes

Residents in Galgate have been left devastated by the floodwater which swept through the village on Wednesday evening.

Icy patches are likely to form on untreated surfaces as temperatures fall

Met Office issues weather warning as temperatures set to drop

People have been warned to prepare for cold weather as ice and snow is set to hit the country.
Wes Johnson, Lancaster & Morecambe College principal.

College and school leaders fear sixth form education in Lancashire is heading into trouble because of the amount of money available to meet their needs

Cuts to courses, rising class sizes and closures are all on the cards if funding to sixth forms is not increased.

Stay safe this Black Friday

Black Friday, Cyber Monday: Tips to protect yourself from fraud when shopping online

In the rush to snaffle up those Black Friday and Cyber Monday bargains, shoppers often fail to take the necessary precautions to protect themselves when buying online. But anyone who lets their guard down risks falling victim to fraud, with 'Grinch-like' cyber-fraudsters waiting to pounce.
Caton St Paul's CofE Primary

SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Caton St Paul’s Primary School

At Caton St Paul’s Primary School they are ’One family, belonging, believing and learning together…

Cleaning up after the floods at Galgate

Help needed for Galgate flood victims

Volunteers and donations are now being collected to help the families affected by the severe flooding in Galgate this week.

Foster carer Dianne Fenna-Winder with partner Bev Fenna-Winder

Lancaster couple hope their foster care experiences will urge others to do the same

Up to 20 vulnerable children are looking for a safe new home in Lancashire every week.

September - British Transport Police would like to speak to this man in connection with a bike theft from Lancaster train station in September.

CCTV appeal after bike thefts at Lancaster train station

Do you know these men? British Transport Police would like to speak to them in connection with the theft of bikes from Lancaster train station.

Police want to trace a car used by offenders who fired a shotgun in Lancaster.

Detectives search for car after Lancaster shooting

Police investigating a shooting in Lancaster and a linked incident in Preston have released more information about a car they want to trace.

Breastfeeding can provide comfort and security, even as a toddler

Breastfeeding beyond the age of two: What are the benefits?

Mothers who choose to nurse for longer are often criticised - but is this fair? We speak to some key supporters about 'full-term' breastfeeding.
Here's our guide for preparing your car for winter...

How to prepare your car for winter

As the cold months sets in, Ryan Hirons reveals how to make sure your motor is ready to face the elements.

The new Kia Stinger GT S

First drive: Kia's new stinger GT S

With a 365bhp twin-turbo V6 under the bonnet, the Stinger GT S isn't your average Kia. Simon Davis takes it for a spin.
Eric Morecambe's Jensen Interceptor sold for �96,625 at a classic car auction. Picture: Silverstone Auctions.

Eric Morecambe’s car sells for £95k price tag

The classic car that Eric Morecambe was driving when he suffered his first heart attack has been sold at auction for £95,625.

The family of Andrew Siddons is holding a charity event at The Duke of Rothesay in Heysham in December.

Charity event at Heysham pub in aid of Brake

The family of a man from Heysham who died following an accident at work have organised a charity night next month.

The cast of Beauty and the Beast

Garstang Theatre Group all set for pantomime season

It’s pantomime time again – Oh yes it is and taking to the stage next week is Garstang Theatre Group with their latest production of Beauty and the Beast.

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