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Woman who caused death of Fleetwood moped rider, 19, in Lancaster crash gets unpaid work

A motorist who caused a fatal crash in Lancaster has avoided prison.

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Playing Liv, who is groomed and abused by her older boyfriend, was almost too much to bear for Burnley actress Sophie. (s)

Lancashire Police warning about child grooming in theatre show

Lancashire Police is using the power of theatre to highlight the dangers of child grooming.

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Lancaster Moorside fields will remain village green

Lancaster Moorside fields will remain village green

The future of a Lancaster village green has been secured after its registration was upheld in court.

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Dr Elizabeth Bates.

Uni launches study into male abuse

A study to investigate why men in abusive or aggressive relationships are reluctant to ask for help has been launched by psychologists at the University of Cumbria.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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Police were called

Kirkby couple sentenced for bus shelter sex session

A Kirkby couple who hit the headlines after they were filmed having sex in a bus shelter have been sentenced for outraging public decency.

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Nice and Spicy, Lancaster

Duo face financial probe over immigration offences at takeaways across Preston and north Lancashire

Two men who were jailed for employing dozens of illegal workers at a chain of takeaways could see their ill-gotten gains seized.
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Kyle Bailey, 21 years, from Morecambe

APPEAL: Man slashed in serious assault

An appeal has been launched to trace a man following a serious assault in Morecambe, say police.

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Man in court after Milnthorpe cash machine raid

Police have charged a man in connection with a cash machine ram raid at a Milnthorpe supermarket.

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Motorbike fire in Lancaster. Picture by Lancashire Fire and Rescue.

Investigation after Lancaster motorbike fire

A investigation has been launched after a motorcycle fire in Lancaster.

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Lancashire Police

Stretched Lancashire Police's rest day crisis revealed amid claims of police shortages across England and Wales.

Police officers across the county are owed thousands of hours in unclaimed rest days, new figures reveal.
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Morecambe RNLI lifeboat crews on a previous call to rescue a swimmer. Picture @ArtDecoCoast

Morecambe Lifeboat launched in search for missing person

Morecambe’s volunteer RNLI lifeboat crew launched to search for missing person.

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Preston Magistrates Court

Man made death remarks to woman

A woman was left terrified when a man told her he had thought of strangling her and told her: “I just want you dead”.

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Preston Magistrates Court

Driver jailed after eighth road ban

A banned motorist who has had seven previous disqualifications took to the roads and drove dangerously, a court has heard.

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Police wish to speak to this man in connection with a theft that took place in Lancaster city centre.

Team Reece charity box stolen from Lancaster bank

Police are appealing for information following a charity box theft at a bank in Lancaster city centre.

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Nice try, but police officers were not fooled

Police uncover cannabis factory in Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester police were not deterred by this sign in the garden of a house in Prestwich today.

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Police would like to speak to this man following a serious assault in Lancaster.

Appeal after man’s jaw broken in Lancaster

Police are appealing for information following a serious assault in Lancaster city centre.

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The Coop in Carnforth was hit at around 3am on Thursday April 5 2018

Thieves ram-raid Lancashire supermarket with stolen JCB then make off with cash machine

Thieves used a stolen JCB to smash through a supermarket wall in Carnforth before stealing the cash machine.

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The Coop in Carnforth was ramraided between 2am and 4am on Thursday April 5 2018. Photo by Max Silk.

Thieves leave gaping hole in wall of Carnforth supermarket

Thieves smashed through the wall of a supermarket in Carnforth in the early hours of the morning.

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