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Dozens injured in suspected terror attack

Dozens of people have been injured in Barcelona after a van ploughed into pedestrians in a suspected terror attack.

Jo & Cass, Lancaster.

Vision of the future led to 21 years of success for Lancaster salon

Twenty-one years ago, Jo Ireland and Graham Cass made the business move that was to lead them to the Jo and Cass salons that are today’s hair and beauty phenomena

Ridge Community Primary School, Lancaster.

SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT: Ridge Community Primary School

Ridge Community Primary School is a small school with big personality.

Ella Scallan, Lauren Parry, Charlotte Hudson, Caitlin Johnstone, Emma Cutting and Abi Plowman from LGGS celebrate their A-level results.

A-level students celebrate their results across the Lancaster and Morecambe district

Sixth formers across the district have been collecting their A-level results this morning – and we will bring you them all as we get them.

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Dallam pupils Sara Lycett, Alistair Maskell, Rutendo Madhlambudzi, James Stebbings, Georgia Beaumont, Harry Jackson and Lauren Walton.

A-level results 2017

Students have been finding out their A-level results today, and we are posting them here as soon as we receive them.

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A man has been recalled to prison after being charged with a burglary at a hair salon in Lancaster.

Man is recalled to prison after Jo and Cass burglary

A man who was charged with burgling a hair salon is back behind bars.

Ben Ryan with his son Jacob before he was diagnosed with Wilson's Disease.

Young dad from Morecambe struck down as copper poisons body

Ben Ryan faces a long, hard journey to recovery after being struck down by a rare genetic disease. His family wants to increase awareness of his condition in a bid to help others and raise funds to help his recovery. MICHELLE BLADE reports

Dr Mukesh Kumar has been named as a finalist at the 2017 MIT Technology Reviews Innovators Under 35 Europe awards.

Researcher from Lancaster is shortlisted for national award

A Lancaster chemistry researcher has been shortlisted as one of Europe’s leading young innovators by a prestigious international award.

NHS blood donor service is reviewing blood donor sessions in the area.

Review of blood donor sessions is underway in area

NHS Blood and Transplant is writing to local blood donors to let them know about potential changes to donation sessions .

Dr Penny Foulds and co-founder of the Bay Dementia Hub Dianne Smith of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust.

Lancaster leads way in defying dementia

Lancaster is leading the way in defying dementia compared to other areas of the UK.

Police are warning residents to be vigilant after two break-ins.

Keep your property locked and secure

Police are asking residents to be vigilant and keep their property secure after two break-ins.

Mason Walker, 10, from Morecambe, who 'braved the shave' to raise money for Macmillan Cancer.

Schoolboy, 10, is brave to shave

A schoolboy ‘braved the shave’ to raise money for charity after being touched by the story of a young cancer sufferer from Overton.


Halton care home to create joke book

“What’s made with fruit and has custard on it and while you are eating it never stops whining? Apple grumble!”

Bernard Gladstone with teh Mad Hatter's hat, bringing back memories of The Dukes production of Alice in Wonderland in 1997.

Lancaster theatre’s biggest fan has garden full of props

Bernard Gladstone just has to wander down his garden path to be reminded of 30 years of The Dukes summer outdoor walkabout shows.


PICTURES: Melling Mansion competition

We look back on pictures of a Lune Valley Mansion which found its new owner this week.
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Cameron Redpath who has cerebral palsy and has received a letter off the Queen for his campaign work for the disabled in the area

Lancaster schoolboy’s campaign recognised by Queen

A teenager has been given royal approval for his campaign work for the disabled in Lancaster.

From left, Deena Gillan of 3-1-5 with Andrea Patridge, engagement co-ordinator for CancerCare.

Lancaster health club’s new charity of the year

After a hard fought social media voting battle, following pitches from 10 local charities, the staff and customers at a Lancaster health club have chosen their charity of the year.

Boogie Storm.

Dancing Stormtroopers join Morecambe Carnival bill

Star Wars dancing troupe ‘Boogie Storm’ will be a force to be reckoned with at Morecambe Carnival.

Chris Parker

'Homeless hero' denies stealing from stricken Manchester Arena attack victims

"Homeless hero" Chris Parker said "I have done nothing. Absolutely nothing" after he was accused in court of stealing from two people injured in the Manchester Arena bombing

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