Travel:: A magical snowy escape to Shibden Mill Inn, West Yorkshire

Tucked away down a winding road amid the beautiful hills of a West Yorkshire valley lies the Shibden Mill Inn.

A nice cup of tea - but did you pay for the milk?

Column: Have you stolen milk from the office fridge?

You may work for the most international, high-flying, sophisticated and trendy organisation in the world – but it is unlikely you have escaped  the ubiquitous communal fridge theft rage.
Morecambe High student, 19 year old Jasmine Tolson, and Bare shop Volunteer Manager Yvonne Fisher.

Hospice shop helps Morecambe student to Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award

A charity shop in Bare has been helping a Duke of Edinburgh student achieve their Gold Award.

Chris Difford will be performing at The Platform in Morecambe

Squeeze man Chris Difford to drop in at The Platform in Morecambe for a spot of storytelling

It might be an idea to watch your words around Chris Difford, or else you just might end up being the focus of one of his songs!
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Editor's letter: How your Morecambe Visitor website is changing

A letter from Gillian Parkinson, our Editorial Director, regarding some changes to the Morecambe Visitor website.
The Moods. Photo by C M Taylor Photography

BBC Introduces up and coming North West acts for Lancaster’s Highest Point

Acts from across the North West will join headliners Ocean Colour Scene, Sasha, and Hacienda Classical at Highest Point in Lancaster in May.

Ruth Bruce (Garstang Fairtrader), Cllr Peter Ryder (Garstang mayor) with the Japanese students and their Easter eggs.

Easter egg prize was fair trade

A Fairtrade Easter Egg was presented to the winner of the 2018 Garstang Fairtrade Town Quiz at Garstang Visitor Centre.

Community Foster Care, based in Lancaster, held an eighties party to raise much needed funds for the organisation.

£1,000 boost for foster carers

Boy George, Princess Leia and the Ghostbusters all played a part when Community Foster Care, based in Lancaster, held a charity fundraising night.

John McGuinness and Michael Dunlop have linked up for this year's Isle of Man TT.

John McGuinness links up with Michael Dunlop for Isle of Man TT Supersport races

John McGuinness has linked up with another Isle of Man TT great ahead of his return to the iconic festival of racing this year.

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Building Medical Unit 2 at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary September 3, 1981.

Share your hospital memories over the past 70 years

As part of the celebrations to mark 70 years of the NHS, University Hospitals of


Hockey: Lancaster’s unbeaten goes on with wins over Liverpool University and Derby

Lancaster 1s continued their unbeaten run in the league with a 2-0 win over third placed Liverpool University on Saturday.

Lancaster Guardian and Morecambe Visitor content editor, Debbie Butler, takes time out to read the paper at Machu Picchu.

Content Editor’s experience of gruelling Lancaster hospice Peru trek

Lancaster Guardian and Morecambe Visitor content editor, Debbie Butler, joined a team of 46 women and men who completed a gruelling trek in Peru which raised more than £200k for St John’s Hospice, Lancaster.

Parked cars at Slyne-with-Hest Primary School. This is an illustrative picture only and does not relate to the incident in the story.

Ambulance struggles to reach Slyne school boy due to parked cars

An ambulance struggled to reach an eight-year-old boy with breathing difficulties due to “illegally” parked cars outside a village primary school.

Graham Harrington.

Water Polo: Depleted Lancaster City beaten by Polytechnic and Solihull

Lancaster City water polo team were back in league action at the weekend, playing their rearranged fixtures due to this month’s heavy snow.


Two lanes reopen on M6 but delays expected to remain throughout the day

Two lanes have now reopened on the northbound M6 following an accident, although delays are expected to remain throughout the day, motorway police have warned.
Connor Simpson.

Preston North End loan striker ready for first appearance in Lancaster City colours

The signing of Preston North End’s young startlet Connor Simpson is a massive coup for Lancaster City.

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Staff at Campus in the City in Lancaster on International Happiness Day. Picture by Jill Jennings.

Plenty of activities at Lancaster’s Campus in the City

Lancaster University project Campus in the City has entertained visitors with a variety of activities.


PLASTIC CAMPAIGN VIDEO: Morecambe business talks about plastic free policy

A new business in Morecambe is picking up on the plastic free trend.

Brave firefighters rescued two people and a dog from an upstairs flat

Firefighters called to chimney fire in Heysham

Fire crews from Lancaster and Morecambe were called to a house in Heysham on Tuesday evening after fire broke out in the chimney.

Plastic campaign story at Kerry's Coffee House in Morecambe, which has ditched most of its plastic packaging for paper alternatives. Owner Kerry Brotheridge (right) with Chloe Ford and Priscilla Green with examples of the new packaging. PIC BY ROB LOCK 19-3-2018

PLASTIC CAMPAIGN: Lancaster and Morecambe businesses ditch the plastic

Reporter Gemma Sherlock continues our Sack the Plastic campaign by speaking to various businesses who are doing their bit to reduce plastic waste.

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