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Sheffield Wednesday: The Owls position’s strength in depth that allows Jos Luhukay to keep the faith

Next season, Jos Luhukay faces a huge decision and one that a year ago no one following Sheffield Wednesday would have even contemplated.

Football
Gulliver's World, Warrington

Gulliver's are calling all married couples to Gulliver's World, Warrington

For an exciting new launch of a unique wedding venue, Gulliver's need models.

Offbeat
Howard Beaumont

‘Mr Scarborough’ heads west for anniversary organ concert

An evening of organ music will celebrate the 10th anniversary the Cannock Chase Organ Club.

Music
Trampolene to play Bootleg Social on Friday

A spring in their step as Trampolene head north

With a debut album released in September and a tour underway, Trampolene lead singer Jack Jones says it’s ‘happy days’ as things are ‘as good as they could be’.

Music
Crown Court

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.

Crime
Archdeacon of Lancaster, wearing red and white, praying during his parachute jump

Column: Day I jumped out of a plane

Well I did it. The other Saturday I went to Cockerham to the Black Knights Parachute Centre and willingly jumped out of an aeroplane at 15,000ft.
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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.

Theatre and Comedy
Twins Haydn Astbury (R) and Sam Astbury (L), aged 11, have both been accepted to prestigious ballet schools.

Ballet brothers set sights on stardom

A mum has spoken of her pride after her twin boys were awarded places at prestigious ballet schools.

News
Vincents Solicitors Garstang team wishing Lesley Nichols, centre, all the very best in retirement

Tributes to retiring Garstang bank worker Lesley Nichols

A long-standing member of Garstang’s business community is retiring after nearly 40 years of working in the town.

Business
New app being tested to highlight effects of cannabis use

'Am I Stoned' app to highlight effects of cannabis

A new app could make cannabis use safer by helping those who take it understand how the drug is affecting them.
Health
Get out for a walk in Darwen on Sunday

Things to do (April 28 to 30)

Get yourself out and about this weekend with one or two of these fantastic events:

Whats on
The Memory Shop by Ella Griffin

Book review: The Memory Shop by Ella Griffin

Sometimes memories – and not dreams – provide hope for the future.

Arts
Andy Pilley

Pilley: Barton can bring new ideas and stability to Fleetwood

Putting his faith in a young coach is nothing new to Fleetwood chairman Andy Pilley, who hopes Joey Barton follows in the successful footsteps of Micky Mellon and Graham Alexander by helping Town to take the next step forward.

Fleetwood Town

WATCH: Garstang turned into a rainbow of runners during inaugural Colour Dash

Rain turned to sunshine in Garstang when the town’s inaugural colour dash hit the streets this weekend.

News
Michael Jordan in High Jinx

Magic Michael puts Blackpool on global map

A Blackpool magician was among the artistes showcasing Britain’s status as an events’ destination at a glittering international gala.

News
Merrill and Jay Osmond are to play Viva Blackpool

Don’t miss out on Merrill and Jay show at Viva Blackpool

Two of the ever-popular Osmond brothers will be bringing their latest live tour to Viva Blackpool, showcasing their hits in what is promised to be a ‘stand out show’.

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Phil Campbell (left) and Mikkey Dee (right) with late Motorhead bassist and frontman Ian 'Lemmy' Kilmister

Motörhead guitar star has family date set

Motörhead guitarist Phil Campbell is heading to Blackpool later this year.

News
Ameon has been called in to work on the Weavers Quay housing project in Manchester

Blackpool building firm in £21m city work

A Blackpool building services engineering company has been called in to add its magic to a high profile housing project in Manchester.

Business
Richard Keelty, head of Google Digital Garage

Digital skills partnership launch

A pioneering Government scheme to boost digital skills has been launched.

Business
Staff at SEA LIFE Blackpool have conjured up an aquatic tribute for World Circus Day...an underwater Big Top for the clown fish!

Life really is a circus for fish at Blackpool Sealife Centre

Staff at Sealife Centre in Blackpool conjured up an aquatic tribute for World Circus Day...an underwater Big Top for the clown fish.

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