This Friday, June 21, is the longest day of the year.
Four members of staff at Lancashire Constabulary have been awarded for their services to the police in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.
A cyclist was nearly three times over the drink-drive limit when he was hit by two cars, an inquest heard.
The days of homework books and blackboards are slowly becoming a thing of the past.
Police are appealing for information about two women who are wanted on prison recall.
Police are appealing for information after an 18-year-old man was assaulted in Lancaster.2 comments
An initiative launched to help tackle the hidden poverty in the area has already helped 70 families in times of need.1 comment
Shed alarms have been given to allotment owners following a spate of burglaries.1 comment
Two paintings were stolen from a library art exhibition.
BBC One’s Crimewatch Roadshow will be live from Lancashire this week.1 comment
A new report shows Morecambe Bay has the potential to become a leading destination for nature tourism.1 comment
Police are appealing for information after the 20-year-old was punched in the face.4 comments
An acclaimed business leader has joined the team at North-West IT and telecommunication asset retirement firm ShP Limited as special advisor.
A residential care home has become the first in the area to gain a prestigious industry accreditation for providing excellent end of life care.3 comments
Two men forced their way into a house armed with a golf club.6 comments
A former postman who planted a bomb as part of a hate campaign against a colleague, has been jailed for seven years.
After last week’s look back at Morecambe’s bathing beauties, now here’s one for the ladies.
A ferret has been left on its own after its three playmates were stolen.5 comments
The annual St John’s Hospice Moonlight Walk is the biggest event in the charity’s fundraising calendar. News editor Ingrid Kent writes about her personal experience of taking part in the event
A butterfly missing from a Heysham nature reserve for more than 100 years is set to make a comeback.1 comment
Jobstoday have opened registration for their new and improved national Virtual Careers Fair to connect talented job seekers to local and national employers.
Morecambe’s MP David Morris is to raise the tragic case of teenager Greg Richardson in the House of Commons.1 comment
Galloway’s Society for the Blind has bought The Visitor building on Victoria Street.6 comments
Here is a summary of the news stories in this week’s Visitor newspaper hosted by our chief reporter Greg Lambert.
West End Primary School has been given a glowing testimony by inspectors.4 comments
The newest resident of the West End is a baby crocodile called Snuggles.
A leading light in the theatre who played the Queen Mother and Miss Marple on the Lancaster stage has died, aged 87.
Huge crowds cheered the appointment of the first ever Lady Mayor of Bare.
Education watchdogs have told a Lancaster secondary school to get its act together after a damning report.13 comments
A record-breaking 1,280 women took part in the annual Moonlight Walk on Saturday to raise money for Lancaster’s St John’s Hospice.
Shops may be closing nearby but one Morecambe trader says she is here for the long haul.
Flags will fly from Morecambe and Lancaster town halls throughout a week of celebration for our Armed Forces.
A coroner has called for more guidance on how children with deep vein thrombosis are treated, following the death of a 15-year-old from Heysham.
The new car park for shoppers in the West End will now be subject to a three-hour maximum stay limit.
A BMX biker who crashed when an acrobatic stunt went wrong died after doctors failed to spot a blood clot, an inquest was told.
The MP for Morecambe has voted for a cull of badgers but says he did so “through gritted teeth.” David Morris MP also told the Commons he had contacted rock star and pro-badger campaigner Brian May about the issue.12 comments
It is often said that the views across Morecambe Bay are amongst the best in the world.4 comments
The sun is shining at last and the economy is showing the first signs of recovery.2 comments
Two vicious dogs roaming the streets killed a cat and could have attacked a child, a woman fears.2 comments
A boy was hit in the eye with a BB gun pellet.
Business people from Morecambe are invited to a ‘think tank’ about the future of the town.
A woman was left devastated after her prized pet was savaged to death by another dog.7 comments
An inspirational teacher will appear with football legend Gary Lineker’s wife on daytime TV tomorrow (June 6).
Volunteering with Morecambe’s blind society saved a man who thought about ending it all.
Dennis the Menace, Minnie the Minx and The Bash Street Kids are the latest icons to get the Wayne Hemingway treatment.
In 50 years’ time, children of the future will dig up the grounds of a new Morecambe pub.
If you had a million pounds to improve the West End of Morecambe, how would you spend it?9 comments
Here is chief reporter Greg Lambert with this week’s bulletin.
A charity comedy night at Morecambe’s Winter Gardens in aid of St John’s Hospice sold out in just five hours.
Search for a job
Search for a car
Search for a house
Weather for Morecambe
Thursday 20 June 2013
Temperature: 13 C to 18 C
Wind Speed: 10 mph
Wind direction: South east
Temperature: 12 C to 17 C
Wind Speed: 14 mph
Wind direction: West