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Lancaster University named University of the Year

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Brexit is a plus for Morecambe tourism, say experts. Photo by Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Brexit ‘a positive’ for Morecambe tourism

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Conservative City Councillor for Bolton-le-Sands and Slyne ward, John Wild outside Bolton-le-Sands post office.

Bid to save Bolton-le-Sands Post Office relocation

Business
From left Kelly Louise Smith, Sharon Jackon, founder of the Neuro Centre with Nayeli Cookson, centre, Guy Cookson, above and sons Oscar and Mateo and a family friend.

Family’s joy after builder found for house renovation

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Drone search finds missing dog near Lancaster

News

Lancaster homeless appeal for album release

Music

Premature babies facing care postcode lottery

Health

Mum backs go-kart tribute to Lancaster boy

News

New RLI stroke unit opens after £1m boost

News
Four out of 10 admitted to running the shower for at least a minute before getting in

Most people do not worry about how much water they use

Business

Severed hand in central reservation leads to road closure

Transport
The RMT announced  two more days of strike action are set to go ahead

Train strikes announced for October

Transport
Up to 50 flights a day are now officially cancelled

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you're affected

Transport
Dozens of concerned residents called 999 after spotting the flames and huge plumes of smoke at Chantry Place, Harrow.

Major disruption for London bound travellers after fire at timber yard

Transport

Man dies after fall from flat balcony in Lancaster

Crime
Ian Brady

Moors murderer Ian Brady died of natural causes, coroner rules

Crime
Police attended the scene of an accident on Lancaster Road.

Two car smash on Lancaster Road

Crime
Fire crews were called to a boat on fire on Lancaster Canal.

Boat fire on Lancaster Canal

Crime

Lancaster University named University of the Year

News
Cathedral Catholic Primary School.

SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Cathedral Catholic Primary School

News
Head Christine Mitchell with a pupil.

Lancaster school taken out of special measures by Ofsted

News
The former Bentham Grammar School.

Ex-pupils enjoy school reunion

News
Trumacar Nursery and Community Primary School

SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Trumacar Community Primary School

News

Lancaster University named University of the Year

News
Conservative City Councillor for Bolton-le-Sands and Slyne ward, John Wild outside Bolton-le-Sands post office.

Bid to save Bolton-le-Sands Post Office relocation

Business
Four out of 10 admitted to running the shower for at least a minute before getting in

Most people do not worry about how much water they use

Business
Officers found a gruesome-looking bloody hand

Severed hand in central reservation leads to road closure

Transport

Ged Fitzgerald suspended from council role in Liverpool

Politics
Up to 12.4 billion of means-tested benefits were left unclaimed in 2015-16

Britain’s unclaimed benefits: four million families miss out on £12.4 billion

Politics
The European Parliament in Strasbourg

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

Environment
Complaints can involve multiple allegations

Police receive 100 complaints a day from public, figures reveal

Politics
The scheme is being "significantly underused"

Little take-up for shared parental leave initiative

Politics

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

Environment
Morecambe centre, play area and beach

Why we do like to be beside the seaside

Business

Why are storms named, and who chooses the names?

News

Premature babies facing care postcode lottery

Health

New RLI stroke unit opens after £1m boost

News
Is October time to stop?

Stoptober TV ads to encourage smokers to use e-cigarettes

Health
Sharon Jackson wins the Health Hero Award sponsored by Holywell at the Sunshine Awards held at The Midland Hotel in Morecambe

How an ‘ordinary’ Lancaster woman launched an extraordinary support service

News
E-cigarettes: help or harm?

Smokers should be told of little evidence on benefits or harms of e-cigarettes

Health

Shocking footage shows the moment a driver speeds through red light in Lancashire

North West
Theo Brown came into the world on September 6 weighing nearly twice the average of a newborn.PIC: SWNS

WHAT A WHOPPER - A mother gave birth to an eye watering 12lb baby

Health

Lancashire-based footwear company accused of making 'swastika soles'

Offbeat
The RMT announced  two more days of strike action are set to go ahead

Train strikes announced for October

Transport