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Booths free hot drink scheme to be cut

Booths free coffee benefits - a staple of many people's days - are to be cut.
Business
Paella

Where are the best Spanish restaurants in Lancashire?

Is the weather making you want something a little more exotic?

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Northern have released a limited timetable around strike action taking place later this month.

Northern release limited timetables ahead of strike action

Northern has today released its timetables for two of the three days of RMT strike action next week.

Transport
Lancashire sees 67 million visitors pour in each year

LISTINGS: Your 2018 summer guide to what's on in Lancashire - including festivals, shows, gigs and places to stay

Lancashire is heating up for a sensational summer with an array of festivals, shows and gigs in the line-up.
Music
Wardleys on the river Wyre

Hunt for legendary Lancashire port

In the second of a two-part series, local historian Gordon Heald examines the clues as he attempts to unravel the mystery of just where on the Lancashire coast the semi-mythical Roman port known as Portus Setantiorum was located
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Kings Scar off the coast of Fleetwood pictured in 1995

Mystery of Lancashire's long lost port

It is one of Lancashire's great mysteries and has puzzled historians and locals alike for centuries. The possible location of the semi-mythical Roman port known as Portus Setantiorum is a saga of ancient maps, forgery, larger than life characters and fruitless expeditions.
Lifestyle
Community radio

Community radio stations in Lancashire

Not-for-profit radio station operated, owned, and influenced by the communities they serve.
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Bradley's Bar, Wesham

Lancashire recommends...The best sports bars in Lancashire

Lancashire's pubs will be full with lively fans watching the World Cup over the next few weeks.

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The aim of the Give Up Loving Pop (GULP) campaign is to get more kids active  and to rehydrate with healthy drinks such as water or low-fat milk.

Lancashire's football clubs unite to tackle sugary drinks head-on

Three football clubs in Lancashire – including Preston North End – have teamed up with community organisations and the county council to bring an end to sugary drinks and encourage physical activity. TOM EARNSHAW reports.
Health
Resurfacing work taking place. Photo: Stephanie Robinson.

Government announces £100m funding boost for Lancashire's road

A multi-million pound makeover fund is being injected into the North West’s highways network.
Lifestyle

You can bank on some old memories

Just like so many things in today’s world, there are fewer of them around than there used to be.

Lifestyle

Dive in to the history of the Fylde coast’s lost swimming pools

They were once so popular, hundreds queued outside to get in and enjoy splashing around.

Lifestyle
Peter Stringfellow on the decks at the opening of Syndicate nightclub in Blackpool

'We were like brothers' - Blackpool club boss's tribute to Peter Stringfellow

Blackpool club boss Mike Nordwind has paid tribute to Peter Stringfellow, after his death from cancer, aged 77.
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Coffee shop

The best town centre cafes in Lancashire

If you are shopping in one of these town centres, why not give these cafes a try - as voted by readers.

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Cafe

Vote: Where are the best town centre cafes in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.
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The Wild Boar Inn

Travel: Wild Boar Inn, Windermere

When choosing a wild weekend away, you can’t go wrong with beer, smoking and guns.
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NATIONAL FISH & CHIP DAY: Fylde coast chippies offer a lot more than just cod and haddock

Fish and chip shops across the Fylde are experimenting with their menus in order to offer a greater variety for customers.

Business

WATCH: The best escape themed rooms in Lancashire

Are you smart enough to crack the codes and escape.
News

WATCH: Places to go canal boating in Lancashire

Hiring a narrowboat to drive along the canal
News

VIDEO: A masterclass in the art of the summer barbecue

When the sun appears, you can guarantee many a barbecue will be dusted down from the shed and the fridge will stocked up with sausages and burgers.
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