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Morecambe dad guilty of murdering his baby son

A man has been convicted of murdering his seven month old son.

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One of the 19 foot inflatable figures outside Black Bear Computers in Lancaster, a snowman, was vandalised and has to be repaired before it can be inflated again.

Giant snowman goes pop after yobs strike

A 19ft inflatable Christmas snowman was slashed and popped by vandals.

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Lancaster Market Square

New police powers will tackle Lancaster city centre crime

Additional powers to deal with anti-social behaviour and alcohol related crime are due to come into force in Lancaster City Centre.

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Court listings 06/12/16

The following people were dealt with at Lancaster Magistrates:

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Police raided two flats in Morecambe looking for drugs.

Two arrested after Morecambe drugs raid

Police targeted two flats on Westminster Road at the same time during a drugs raid.

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Artwork created by local artist Kate Drummond titled 'Fantastic'. It is a risograph print based on the murals she created by The Midland hotel in Morecambe.

Burglary-hit hub selling art for studio cash

A community project devastated after a burglary is fighting back by holding a fundraising exhibition.

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Police seized crack cocaine in a raid in Morecambe.

Drugs raid on Morecambe house

Police seized suspected crack cocaine and cash in a raid on a house in Morecambe.

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Police seized cannabis plants from an address in Lancaster. Photo: Lancashire Police.

Cannabis plants seized in Lancaster house raid

Police found 190 cannabis plants at a property in Lancaster after a tip-off.

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a vulnerable teenager was attacked.

Vulnerable teen attacked in Morecambe

A vulnerable teenager was left with facial injuries after he was attacked in Morecambe.

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Elderly residents in Middleton were left without a minibus after it was stolen.

Stolen minibus found by police

Elderly residents of Middleton Towers were left stranded after their minibus used for trips and meals out was stolen.

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Kane Kennedy.

Morecambe dad accused of baby murder ‘changed story’

A dad accused of murdering his baby son changed his story ‘in a final throw of the dice’ to escape justice, a court heard.

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Kane Kennedy.

Morecambe dad accused of baby murder ‘changed story’

A dad accused of murdering his baby son changed his story ‘in a final throw of the dice’ to escape justice, a court heard.

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Paul Fielding

Shock as boxing coach jailed five years for having a disguised firearm

A disgraced boxing coach caught with a stun gun disguised as a mobile phone has been caged for five years under firearms legislation.
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Kane Kennedy is accused of murdering his seven-month-old son.

Morecambe dad says he lied about baby son’s death ‘to protect mum’

A dad accused of murdering his baby son has told a court he lied to protect the child’s mother.

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Online shoppers are being scammed by fraudsters.

Beware of online shopping fraudsters

Mobile phones and shoes are the most popular items for victims to fall foul of online shopping fraud, according to Action Fraud.

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Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw

White Ribbon status aims to end violence

Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw has supported Lancashire’s bid to become the country’s first White Ribbon County, aiming to end violence against women and girls.

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A driving instructor from Bentham has been jailed after a crash which killed an 83-year-old woman.

Driving instructor jailed for smash

A driving instructor from Bentham who was heading to teach a speed awareness class has been jailed for causing a five-car smash that killed an 83-year-old woman.

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Police are warning people not to leave shopping in their car after a spate of thefts.

Never leave shopping on display in your car

There has been an increase in reports to police in Lancaster and Morecambe of thefts from unlocked vehicles.

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The scene of the crash in which Matthew Alston died the morning after drinking alcohol.

Drink driving death serves as a warning

The mangled wreckage of a car in which a teenager died will be on display at the annual Christmas drink drive campaign launched by police.

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David Eatock as a Chorley player in 1997

Ex-Chorley player is latest to come forward in football abuse scandal

Former Chorley striker David Eatock is the latest player to claim he was abused by a football coach as a youngster.

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