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The best bars with dance floors in Lancashire

If you fancy a boogie but don't want to pay nightclub prices, here are the best bars with a dance floor.
Morecambe Bus Station, Central Drive. Photo: Google Street View.

Morecambe Bus Station could become teen hangout area

Plans to turn a disused bus station into a hangout for teenagers are set to be discussed next week.

REV RON GREENALL: Pictures capture a real revolution

REV RON GREENALL: Pictures capture a real revolution

In my recent post came my first picture from a Burnley reader following on some of my comments about the Industrial Revolution in Lancashire .

Way of the Roses coast to coast cycle ride in aid of the Ryan Stanford appeal. Riders at the finish line in Bridlington.

Coast to coast cycle for Ryan

Family and friends of a boy from Lancaster who died from a rare genetic syndrome rode the coast to coast cycleway to raise funds for research.

Rev refs April 2 2018

REV RON GREENALL: Iron theme to my latest memories

Firstly a couple of new points for a new month. It was in this week in 1721 that Sir Robert Walpole became the first Prime Minister of Britain.

A man has appeared in court in connection with an ATM raid.

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.

The Shared Lives service is run by Lancashire County Council. It offers people with disabilities and older people the chance to share in family and community life, by living in the carer's own home.

Shared Lives scheme has made a difference in Lancashire

Lancashire County Council’s Shared Lives Service has once again been recognised for making a difference to people’s lives.

Museum curator Peter Donnelly and Robin Ashcroft, chairman of the trustees of the King's Own Royal Regiment Museum. Picture: King's Own Royal Regiment Museum.

New chair of trustees at the King’s Own Museum

The King’s Own Royal Regiment Museum tells the remarkable story of Lancaster’s regiment – The King’s Own Royal Regiment.

David Harland, CEO of the Eden Project, with Morecambe and Lunesdale MP David Morris

Eden Project plans for Morecambe dome site

Proposals to bring the world famous Eden Project attraction to Morecambe are in the pipeline.

Frederick Edmondson wearing one of the LYPH designs

Heysham fashion firm in line for major competition win

A Heysham based fashion brand and clothing designer has reached the finals of a major international competition.

Ongoing work on Greyhound Bridge in Lancaster on behalf of Lancashire County Council. Photo: Chris Coleman/AE Yates Ltd

Good progress being made on Lancaster bridge repairs

Work on Greyhound Bridge in Lancaster is on schedule, according to engineers.

Beth Nortley and Will Griffith at the Pavillion Cafe at Williamson Park.

£4m wedding and conference venue plans in pipeline for Lancaster park

Plans to build a new £4m 
wedding and conference 
venue at Williamson Park 
in Lancaster are being 

Joanna Jennings, from Bolton-le-Sands, will take on the London Marathon for Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Bolton-le-Sands mum’s London Marathon bid for Make A Wish

A mum will take on her first London Marathon challenge to help support critically ill children.

TV show aims to turn up some treasure at Lancaster antiques centre

TV show aims to turn up some treasure at Lancaster antiques centre

Locals know Lancaster is a real treasure of the north west, and the country’s top TV antique hunters agree!

The Ven Michael Everitt, Archdeacon of Lancaster

Column: Playing the name game

What does your name mean? Choosing the name of a baby can be quite a difficult task, there are countless books and websites on baby names.


Don't let stress take control of your life

Did you know that this month is Stress Awareness Month?

Bob Pickersgill standing in front of his mural in Yorkshire Street.

New street mural brightens up Morecambe’s West End

A popular shopping street in Morecambe has been brightened up thanks to a mural funded by West End Million.

From left, Libby, seven (Anya's cousin), Anya Crabtree and her granddad, Bob Crabtree, pictured on Morecambe

Heysham girl’s walk in memory of granddad

A mum has spoken of her pride after her daughter raised hundreds for a care home who looked after her father during his final moments.

Lloyds banking group have announced the closure of 49 branches.

Is Lancaster affected by Lloyds bank closures?

Lloyds Banking Group has announced it is to close 49 branches across the UK, affecting 1,230 jobs.

Sir Michael Parkinson will be coming to Lancaster.  Picture by Neil Silk .

INTERVIEW: Sir Michael Parkinson speaks ahead of Lancaster show

TV legend Sir Michael Parkinson is getting ready to visit our city as part of a nationwide tour.

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