REVIEW: Pinocchio, The Dukes Christmas play

It was cold outside but inside The Dukes Round a warm glow settled over the audience as the classic tale of Jeppetto’s puppet boy unfolded.

Festive fun on the streets of Liverpool

Liverpool at Christmas - a fantastic festive weekend break

When you imagine a city break your brain most likely conjures up the likes of Paris, Rome, Amsterdam or even New York.

Barton Grange Garden Centre

Lancashire recommends... Christmas shops

Here is a list of the best places to get your festive decorations and trees, as voted by readers.

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Pet food recalled over salmonella fears

Pet food recalled over salmonella fears

A range of pet food has been recalled by its manufacturer following the discovery that the product contains salmonella.

Paralympian Graeme Ballard with students at Beaumont College on a recent visit.

Warm welcome for Paralympic athlete and ex-student

A former Beaumont College student and multi-medal winning Paralympic athlete spoke about his life since leaving college.


Morecambe motorcycle ace visits motor museum

‘The Morecambe Missile’ delighted museum bosses when he made a surprise visit to check out six of his own motorcycles.

Theatre review: Billy Elliot at Manchester Palace Theatre

Theatre review: Billy Elliot at Manchester Palace Theatre

New to Manchester and on its first UK tour, the full production of Billy Elliot has arrived at the Palace Theatre and if you haven’t seen it before, you must.

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Photo: David Hurst
Lancaster Castle.

TV show unlocks castle’s secrets

Lancaster Castle is to be 
the subject of a TV documentary this Friday night on 
Channel 5.

Anne Powell, Chairman, and Peter Bullard, Director of Cumbria Wildlife Trust with Cedric Robinson MBE, who received an award for his contribution to supporting local wildlife.

Queen’s Guide to Morecambe Bay wins top wildlife gong

The Queen’s Guide to the Sands has been honoured for his contribution to wildlife.

Mini festival comes to Lancaster

Mini festival comes to Lancaster

Make your December magical with First Friday.

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Joe McCorriston

Canalside pub offers Sunday sessions

The Canal Turn in Carnforth has been developing its musical offering with an emphasis on Sunday afternoon shows.

Glass Caves

Lancaster church to become rock venue

A band whose debut album made it into the UK Top 40 charts are set to perform in a Lancaster church this weekend.

Lancaster nostalgia: photographs of the Moor Hospital

Lancaster nostalgia: photographs of the Moor Hospital

A dramatic exhibition of photographs of an iconic Lancaster building will be on display at Lancaster City Museum next month.

Morecambe's refurbished Bath pub, which is re-opening on Friday. 03100510-2

Popular rock venue opens doors again

A popular rock and punk venue in Morecambe is reopening with a new landlord.

Junior Miss Morecambe Rachel Simpson (centre) with Miss England and Mr England 2016.

Brave teenager is Junior Miss Morecambe

A brave teenager who had a life-saving bone marrow transplant last year has been crowned Junior Miss Morecambe.

A picture of a puppy taken by Angela Hay Photography.

Lancaster and Morecambe charity A to Z event raises cash

A photographer who held an A to Z of dog breeds event raised £400 for two local charities.

Cheers! A dram of whisky to toast the festive season

20 best spirits and liqueurs for Christmas

With the nights fair drawing in and the festive season upon us, it’s the season to settle down by the fireside and forget the cold night outside.
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Christmas decorations

Where are the best Christmas shops?

From Christmas trees and wreaths to baubles and snow machines - we all like to get in the festive spirit.

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Locals get into the festive spirit at the Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas weekend.

Countdown begins for Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas fair

The popular Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas fair is set to return again this December with organisers promising the event will be bigger and better than ever.

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