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Appeal to find bike stolen in Morecambe

Four youths seen with a bike outside Home Bargains in Morecambe may have stolen it.

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Quite Simply French on St George's Quay was burgled during the early hours of Thursday morning.

Restaurant burgled in Lancaster

A restaurant on St George’s Quay was burgled during the early hours of Thursday morning.

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Police in Lancashire drew their Tasers 151 times last year.

‘Taser weapons do work as a deterrent’

Police in Lancashire drew their Tasers 151 times last year but did not use them on the majority of occasions.

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Police appeal.

Facebook plea and arrests in the city

Parents were asked on Facebook if they knew where their children were after police reporteddrunken youths acting anti-socially in the city centre.

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Stephen John Knight. Picture supplied by the police.

Lancaster taxi driver jailed for threat to kill ex-girlfriend

A woman feared she was going to die after her taxi driver boyfriend threatened to stab her with a bread knife.

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Police want to trace this man after a suspicious cash withdrawal.

CCTV plea after cash taken from machine

Police are appealing for help in identifying the man in the picture after a bank card theft.

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Heysham Moss after the fire.

Moss blazes wipe out rare butterflies

Arsonists could have wiped out rare butterflies after fire swept across their habitat at Heysham Moss.

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Stock views of Preston- Magistrates' Court.  PIC BY ROB LOCK
29-1-2015

Bomb threat after dog bite

A man who suffered a serious bite from a police dog has been jailed for threatening to firebomb a dog handler’s house.

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Lancaster Magistrates Court. 23080411

Court listings 18/04/17

The following people were dealt with at Lancaster Magistrates Court:

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Inspector Ted has been in Rome on holiday.

Ciao bella from Inspector Ted

Morecambe Area Police’s official mascot, Inspector Ted, has been enjoying his holidays in Rome.

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Claire has been missing for over two weeks. 
Pic: Lancs Police

MISSING: Woman not seen for over two weeks after 'going to the shops'

Police are growing "increasingly concerned" for a missing woman who left her home to go to the shops 18 days ago.

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Kiya Ramsey, Millie Wilson, Amber Harvey, Kyle Ramsey, Callum Raven and Jake Swallow with some of the Easter eggs they collected at Poulton Park, Morecambe. 


credit:  leeboswellphotography.com

Egg hunt celebrates Morecambe project success

An Easter egg hunt for children organised by two groups clubbing together to tackle anti-social behaviour took place in Morecambe.

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Attack victim in intensive care

Attack victim in intensive care

Police want to speak to a group of people following a serious assault outside a pub.

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A new fraud hotline has now been set up for HMRC.

Beware of office calls from scammers

Businesses are being warned of a new telephone scam which is currently targeting offices throughout the UK.

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A new fraud hotline has now been set up for HMRC.

Phone new hotline to report tax fraud

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has launched a new hotline for the public to report fraud and evasion in the fight against tax fraud.

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Police are appealing for information after two distraction burglaries.

Pensioners targeted by bogus callers in Morecambe

Two pensioners were victims of bogus callers who committed distraction burglaries in Morecambe.

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Police are appealing for information after a disabled man was assaulted by two teenagers.

Attack on disabled man in Morecambe may have been filmed on phone

Two teenagers who attacked a vulnerable man in Morecambe may have filmed the assault on a mobile phone.

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John Gilbert Blacktop.

Former Lancaster choirmaster sentenced for abusing children

A former choirmaster at Christ Church in Lancaster who evaded the police has been sentenced to 21 years in prison for sexually abusing children over 20 years.

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A man will appear in court after pleading guilty to threatening to a kill a woman.

Court date for Lancaster man after threat to kill

A 50-year-old man has pleaded guilty to threatening to kill a woman in Lancaster.

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Shark girls from the upcoming LADOS musical West Side Story. Photo by Cliff Beckett.

Lancaster West Side Story cast feed burglar cake and beans

Actors fed a burglar beans and cake after discovering him during rehearsals for a musical.

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