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Walker with a broken ankle rescued near sea

A walker with a broken ankle had to be rescued near Jenny Brown’s Point at Silverdale.

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Residents in Lancashire have been warned to expect difficult driving conditions on untreated roads and slippery conditions on pavements.

ICE WARNING: Met office issue yellow warning for Lancashire

The Met Office have issued a yellow weather warning for Lancashire as temperatures are set to plummet overnight.
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John Haydock.

Morecambe man’s date with TV quiz show The Chase

A Morecambe man is all set to take on one of TV’s most fearsome quiz brains.

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Police are appealing for witnesses after five people were injured in a crash on the M6.

Five injured in accident on M6 motorway

Five people were injured in a two car smash on the M6 northbound near Burton services.

Transport
One third of eating disorder sufferers not receiving adequate care

One third of eating disorder sufferers not receiving adequate care

One third of eating disorder sufferers do not receive referral to a mental health service, despite clear medical guidance that stresses the need for immediate referral.

Health
Is your job at risk?

Rise of the robots: the jobs set to be overtaken by technology

Salespeople, spreadsheet jockeys and, er, journalists will be the first jobs to hit the scrapheap due to advances in technology, according to a leading technology expert.

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The Morecambe Lifeboat.

Morecambe’s volunteer RNLI lifeboat crew launch to assist a kite surfer

Morecambe’s RNLI inshore lifeboat launched to assist with a kite surfer who had go into difficulties.

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Behind the Wall is an exhibition being held at Lancaster City Museum

10 things to do this weekend (March 4 and March 5)

Here's the pick of things to do in Lancashire this weekend:

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Add a touch of je ne sais quoi to Pancake Day with BÉNÉDICTINE

Tossing skills and frying pans at the ready, it’s Pancake Day on Tuesday 28th February.

Offbeat
Artist Kate 'Sundae' Drummond at work on the Victoria Street Press graffiti project.

£250 grants to spruce up Morecambe

Grants of up to £250 are being made available to help spruce up business premises in Morecambe.

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The new versions of the Nokia 3310 which has been unveiled at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona

Iconic Nokia 3310 officially relaunched: Everything you need to know

After almost 17 years since it was originally launched, the iconic Nokia 3310 is officially back in business.
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Travel students board the iconic Concorde.

Students visit iconic aircraft on the ground

Travel and Tourism students from Lancaster and Morecambe College travelled to The Runway Visitor Park at Manchester Airport and boarded the iconic aircraft, Concorde.

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VERVE - the Postgraduate Performance Company of Northern School of Contemporary Dance (NSCD)

Physically daring contemporary dance show coming to Lancaster

Four thrilling new dance works by international choreographers will be performed in a Lancaster theatre.

Lifestyle
Agonising decision

Eastenders images reveal Denise Fox agonising over adoption papers

Pictures from EastEnders show the tense moment Denise Fox gets ready to give her child up for adoption.

Arts
It could be you

Lotto jackpot rolls over to £7 million

Wednesday's Lotto draw will have an estimated £7 million jackpot after no tickets matched Saturday's top prize.

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Lee Molyneux's third goal of the season gave Morecambe victory     Picture: Matt Rushton

Match report: Morecambe 1 Grimsby Town 0

Lee Molyneux’s early goal gave Morecambe a deserved three points at the Globe Arena and made it one defeat in 10 for Jim Bentley’s players.

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Lisa Moorhouse.

Seek support as part of Eating Disorder week

People in Lancashire who are concerned about their eating habits or those of a loved one are being encouraged to seek support as part of Eating Disorder Awareness Week 2017.

Health
The Nuffield Theatre will be showing a dramatic restaging of the Tour De France race. Picture: Julian Hughes.

Follow cyclists up Mont Ventoux in dramatic restaging of Tour de France race

A restaging of the dramatic Tour de France race between Lance Armstrong and Marco Pantani will be performed at the Nuffield Theatre on Thursday March 2, 8pm.

Lifestyle
Home Bargains are opening a �4.5m superstore in Morecambe this Saturday.

New £4.5m Home Bargains superstore opening in Morecambe

Home Bargains is opening a new £4.5 million store in Morecambe which will create up to 50 jobs in the local community.

Business
The Elephant Thief by Jane Kerr

Book review: An epic journey, dark fantasy and comedy capers

The real-life story of an extraordinary elephant, a battle to save the Earth and an ingenious pop-up book take starring roles in a new collection of children’s books.

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