Physically daring contemporary dance show coming to Lancaster

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

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.

Ian Billington (left) and Graham Smith outside Sunderland's Stadium of Light - No 7 on their list of 92 grounds

Charity goal for fans’ pilgrimage

Football fans Ian Billington and Graham Smith have set themselves an ambitious goal of visiting all 92 league grounds in just 92 hours.

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How will you eat your pancakes on Tuesday?

12 ways to have pancakes this Shrove Tuesday

Get the lemons, sugar and chocolate sauce in - because pancake day is almost here!
L to R: Stewart Henderson (Poet, BBC Radio presenter), Martyn Joseph, Harriet Joseph (Martyn`s daughter, now in her own band Mellow Gang, Willy Porter (USA Singer Songwriter), Nikki and myself.

Fifteen-year musical journey for Lancaster couple

A husband and wife team are bringing a whole host of musical talent to Lancaster this year.

The Incredible Moving Picture House is on its way to Lancaster.

Mobile cinema to return to Lancaster

The Incredible Moving Picturehouse returns to Lancaster for one week only in March, courtesy of The Dukes.

Ali Matthews and Leo Burtin star in the new musical performance.

Social class system explored in new musical coming to Lancaster

The relationship between rich and poor is explored in a new musical coming to Lancaster.

The Walled Garden at Barton Grange Hotel recipe Goosnargh chicken

RECIPE: Breast of Goosnargh chicken, parma ham and basil, roasted beets, saffron, potato, red pepper coulis

When serving delicious food at home it really doesn’t have to include obscure ingredients or dishes.

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Aussie trio bring ‘aural treat’ to latest library music session

Aussie trio bring ‘aural treat’ to latest library music session

Australian psychedelic dance trio Jagwar Ma will be getting loud in Lancaster library next month.

Leonard Elschenbroich will be returning to Lancaster.

Award-winning cellist returns to Lancaster for concert

An award-winning cellist is returning to Lancaster to play an intimate concert with one of the city’s orchestras.

The Flying Scotsman at platform one at Carnforth Station, May 1987. Picture by Robert Swain.

Nostalgia: a look back at Carnforth Station

We take a look at Carnforth Station and its famous clock which featured in the film Brief Encounter.

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Ivan Harrison is the promoter of Seaside Specialized at Morecambe Winter Gardens

Morecambe set to boom for charity festival

The town will gain a welcome boost as it hosts a mini festival in aid of a cancer charity.

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Magic Islands of Music is coming to Morecambe.

Music making sessions for youngsters in Morecambe

A series of special early years music making sessions created by a visiting artist and musician will be coming to Morecambe.

Valentine's bargains are for today only

Pick up a free lunch in Morecambe - today only

Subway are marking Valentines Day by giving away FREE sandwiches.
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Valentines Day card published in 1907. Image courtesy of

St Valentine's Day through the ages

Local historian Keith Johnson looks at how Lancastrian lovebirds celebrated St Valentine's Day in years gone by

Andy Holden. Picture by Gillian Hayes.

New cartoon exhibition opens in Lancaster

A popular artist is questioning whether the world would be best understood as a cartoon in his new exhibition in Lancaster.

Cilla and the Shades. From left, Anna Slater, Emily Clark, Victoria Jones and Nicola Twardowski. Picture by Jamie D'Annunzio.

Cilla Black tribute singer speaks ahead of Lancaster show

A Liverpool singer has talked of her honour to perform as the late Cilla Black in a new tribute show coming to Lancaster.

Lancaster City Museum

Events at Lancaster City Museum this half term

Lancaster City Museum has plenty to offer children and families as February half term approaches.

Lauren Paige Dowling

Mystery art sale helps refugees in Lancaster

Artists from all over the UK have donated their work to a mystery art sale in order to raise money for Lancaster and Morecambe Asylum and Refugee Support (LMARS).

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The 1943 letter sent to the Souplex factory.

Soldier’s letter of appreciation to Morecambe razor manufacturer

A letter written to a factory in Morecambe in 1943 from a servicemen overseas features in this week’s Looking Back.

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