Crafty talents will be on show this summer

A Lancaster arts and crafts collective is to exhibit its work at two big regional shows this summer.

North West Blood Bikes Lancs and Lakes with St John's Hospice staff in Lancaster.

Blood bikes team up with Lancaster hospice

Two leading charities have teamed up to help save and benefit lives in the community.

Steve Wood.

Chamber Chat with Steve Wood, development manager, University of Cumbria, Lancaster campus

I don’t think I am going out on a limb to say that we all want our part of north Lancashire to be a great place to work and to do business.

A tribute to Neil Marshall in the Lancaster City dressing room at Glossop.

Lancaster City boss hails title triumph as ‘fitting tribute’ to Neil Marshall

Lancaster City boss Phil Brown believes his side paid a “fitting tribute” to Neil Marshall as they sealed the Evo-Stik First Division North title.
Phil Brown, right, and his coaching staff with the trophy.

Lancaster City seal title triumph with five-star display at Glossop

Lancaster City romped to the Evo-Stik First Division North title with a thumping 5-2 final-day win at Glossop North End.
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Kevin Ellison.

Exeter City 3-1 Morecambe

Two Injury-time goals saw the Shrimps suffer a controversial defeat at St James’s Park.

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One big happy family at thriving Lancaster drop-in centre

A unit which gives help and support to people with neurological conditions is going from strength to strength, as Guardian reporter GAYLE ROUNCIVELL found out.

Standfast staff thought to have been taken during the 1930s.

Lancaster nostalgia: Standfast & Barracks

In this week’s nostalgia Louise Bryning looks back on staff memories at Lancaster’s Standfast & Barracks.

The Waterwitch canal boat on Lancaster Canal.

Lancaster Canal features in new waterway guide

Lancaster Canal is featured as the centrepiece of a new illustrated guide on the waterway.

Mike Clark, owner of Country Harvest.

Major expansion for popular food hall

A popular food hall and coffee shop is set to expand with a £250,000 investment to create a Christmas wonderland.

Fire at Golden Sunrise, Morecambe

One hospitalised after fire in takeaway basement

One person has been taken to hospital after a fire broke out in a takeaway.

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GA GA on stage.

Queen tribute to make their way to Lancaster theatre

Fans of Queen are in for a treat as an multi-award winning tribute band get set to play in the city.

Carol Forster

Column: A taste of my new novella

I’ve just published a short novella, entitled ‘The Rose of Galway’ - a romantic story full of passion and danger - where Rose faces many challenges.

Meatballs without the endless furniture shopping

IKEA food without the furniture shopping? Yes please!

IKEA has released plans to extend their London venture of food-only outlets.

Harry Potter fan Issy Simpson

Britain's Got Talent comes to Blackpool

Britain's Got Talent judge Simon Cowell will be left completely stumped by an eight-year-old's magic tricks when the show moves to Blackpool tonight.

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Grunge lost a legend in this year

1994: A look back at the big stories

This week in 1994, Richard Nixon, the 37th president of the United States, died in a New-York City hospital four days after suffering a stroke. He was 81.
The squalid conditions homeless man Chad was living in in Morecambe's West End.

Death of Morecambe’s well-known homeless man

A well-known homeless man who was a familiar figure in Morecambe’s West End and town centre has died.

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Becky Sewell.

New recruits Hotfoot it to work for design agency

Lancaster-based Hotfoot Design is kicking off 2017 with two new hires following a series of new business wins, including Atkinson Vos, Beetham Nurseries and Lancaster Brewery.

Recipe from the Walled Garden Restaurant at Barton Grange, Preston

RECIPE: Spring lamb is now at its’s how to enjoy

Now that spring has finally arrived we can make the most of the beautiful seasonal lamb that will be available in Lancashire’s fine butchers and local supermarkets.

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Plenty to offer at Lancaster University community day

Plenty to offer at Lancaster University community day

Lancaster University Community Day is fast approaching and organisers are busy putting the final touches to an extensive programme of events.

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