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Travel: Lossit Cottage, Islay, Scotland

"On a clear day you can see Northern Ireland from Islay."
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Zabaione from Gino's Italian Coastal Escape by Gino D'Acampo

How to make Gino D'Acampo's zabaione with limoncello and strawberries

A sweet and cooling pud.
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Chanje Kunda. Picture by Wild Ginger Photography.

Lap dancing mum’s Lancaster show

A lap dancing mum is searching for the meaning of life through science.

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Husband and wife team, John and Lisa McLaggan make up Tomato/Tomato, a Canadian bluegrass duo.

Folk duo to play tin cans and washboard at Heysham library

An old washboard and a pair of rusty tin cans are the unlikely centrepiece of an award-winning performance in town next week.

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Workers from the White Lund munitions factory including Rosa Curwen (left, bottom row). Her daughter Kitty is also pictured, bottom centre. Does anyone know anybody else on the photo? Thanks to Margaret Rae for the picture. Rosa was Margaret's grandmother.

Lancaster nostalgia picture appeal

These two pictures were brought in by reader Margaret Rae – do you recognise anyone?

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Mason Gillibrand Architects of Lancaster take on the coast to coast challenge.

Lancaster architects cycle coast to coast for charity

A group of architects from Lancaster are celebrating after raising thousands by cycling the coast to coast challenge.

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The Nimes Roman ampitheatre

TRAVEL: Underground and overground in beautiful southern France

Smell. Taste. Think.
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Do you find time to cook?

Half of Lancastrians say they waste most of their free time cooking

Millions of people in the UK are trying to balance their social lives, relationships and all of life’s other chores like cooking and housework meaning precious spare time is becoming increasingly limited.
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Buon Natale!

Asda launch full Christmas dinner pizza with all the trimmings

There's nothing quite like a traditional Christmas dinner
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Hilary Smith cycles from Lancaster to Heysham Nature Reserve

Dynamo cycling feature: Slow riding from Lancaster to Heysham

Dynamo, Lancaster & District Cycle Campaign, brings you the first in a new series of articles which they hope will show that cycle commuting can be enjoyed by everybody – at all ages and speeds. Here Hilary Smith, an everyday cyclist who commutes from Lancaster to Heysham Nature reserve, advocates slow 
cycling

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Inside the Thermal Journey Experience at Tranquil Spa & Beauty at Salt Ayre Leisure Centre in Lancaster.

REVIEW: Tranquil Spa at Salt Ayre Leisure Centre, Lancaster

Just relax is a request I struggle to take on board.

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Maharani Restaurant

REVIEW: Maharani Restaurant, the latest curry house on the block

I’m not known for my decision making skills when it comes to food.

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Pasty parcel

Mince pies, and sausage rolls - Greggs advent calendar with a difference

With chocolate advent calendars becoming the norm, a couple of dozen sample-size products are now the ideal way to get us in the Christmas spirit.
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Galloway's Society for the Blind is hosting a sight loss conference

Galloway's Society for the Blind to host sight loss conference in Leyland

One of Lancashire’s oldest charities is gearing up to celebrate 150 years of serving the community by holding a sight loss conference.
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Gregg Wallace.

TV Masterchef’s Gregg Wallace to appear in Lancaster

The man who loves a good pudding will be sharing his culinary anecdotes with foodie lovers.

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Let your imagination run riot

Beer lovers: Your dream pint flavour is closer than you think

A brewery has invited beer lovers to create their fantasy pint - by asking them to submit the most bizarre flavours they can think of.
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Lester Crabtree and Ben Simpson.

Dad and son top bill at Lancaster show

A father and son will perform together for the first time for a very good cause.

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BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time to record in Lancaster

BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time to record in Lancaster

Green fingered enthusiasts are in for a treat next week when a popular radio programme records live in the city.

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Laurence Binyon

Lancashire war poet celebrated

Lancashire's most famous war poet is celebrated in a special film created for Remembrance Day.
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Leeds Town Hall

Culture, craft beers and celestial bars? It's all possible on a weekend break in Leeds

Liz Ryan is wowed by the northern city's rise in popularity - but is relieved to find the people are still down to earth.

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