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McDonald's delivery service is actually happening - and soon

'McDeliveries' of Big Macs and Chicken McNuggets could be up and running by the summer.

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Catching Tales will celebrate the fishing heritage of Morecambe Bay.

Memories of Morecambe Bay’s fishing past

The fishing heritage of Morecambe Bay will be captured in a new art series called ‘Catching Tales’.

News
Coronation Street actress Kym Marsh helps find the hair colour for her new Madame Tussauds waxwork figure

Corrie star Kym immortalised in wax

Coronation Street resident Michelle Connor has been revealed as the latest star at Madame Tussauds.

Arts
One of Graham Deans pictures featured in the exhibition.

Morecambe Artist Colony go from strength to strength

A Morecambe arts group is showcasing member’s work in a new exhibition to celebrate their popularity.

Arts
Connie Lush & The Stumble. Picture by Emily Rawcliffe.

Morecambe events this bank holiday weekend

Disco, ska, blues and a foodie’s paradise are just some of the options to choose from over bank holiday weekend.

Music
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.

Lifestyle
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.
Lifestyle
Recipe from the Walled Garden Restaurant at Barton Grange, Preston

RECIPE: Spring lamb is now at its best...here’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.

Whats on
Lancaster exhibition shows island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned

Lancaster exhibition shows island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned

An exhibition by a photographer who spent childhood holidays on Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned, will be displayed at Lancaster’s Dukes theatre.

Theatre and Comedy
Mused will play at the Carleton next month.

Muse tribute band to play in Morecambe

The UK’s number one Muse tribute band will be coming to Morecambe next month.

Music
The Toll House Inn.

REVIEW: Toll House Inn, Lancaster

The former Penny Street Bridge was refurbished and renamed the Toll House by Thwaites in 2015.

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Burger King

Fears for 1,000 jobs at 36 Burger King branches as franchisees call in administrators

Up to 1,000 jobs are at risk after Burger King franchisees, which run branches across the country including in Morecambe, were forced to call in the administrators.

News
Private Walter Helmn the soldier from the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment died of wounds on May 6,1917 at the age of 24.

Morecambe nostalgia: remembering soldier fatally injured in WWI battle

The Union flag will be flown at the Barton, Bilsborrow and Myerscough War Memorial next month in memory of Private Walter Helmn.

Lifestyle
Skerton Council School pose for another photograph with John (Jack) Tyson Bleasdale bottom left hands clasped round his knees leaning against the wall.

Lancaster nostalgia: football in Skerton

Local historian Terry Ainsworth looks back on the footballing days in Skerton.

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The cast from Attic Door Productions pose outside Lancaster Castle ahead of their show, The Two Gentleman of Verona.

Shakespeare returns to Lancaster Castle

Picture reveals Shakespeare’s return to Lancaster Castle this month.

Theatre and Comedy
Chris Barber's Jazzband. Picture by Luc Lodder.

Jazz artist Chris Barber to play in Morecambe

A star in international jazz, Chris Barber, is coming to Morecambe this month.

Music
Jason Manford will be appearing at the Grand in December.

Lancaster Grand becoming popular comedy hub

A Lancaster theatre is becoming a popular hub for comedy within the city as it attracts big names in sell-out shows.

Theatre and Comedy

VIDEO: Is this the perfect Sunday lunch?

As folk across the region are busy peeling spuds and slicing carrots ready for their Easter lunch, it got us wondering, what makes your perfect Sunday lunch?
Whats on
Review: Moor Hall; Taste of success at historic hall with a touch of Lancashire class

Review: Moor Hall; Taste of success at historic hall with a touch of Lancashire class

Moor Hall is a building with a back story at the beginning of an auspicious new chapter in its life.

News
Club Tropicana will take place at the Platform this week.

Tropicana 80s night back in Morecambe

The sound of the 80s will be back this weekend as Club Tropicana returns to the resort.

Music
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