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Festive refuge appeal now in its 21st year

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Cast of Aladdin at Preston Charter Theatre to January 3

REVIEW: Aladdin Preston Charter Theatre

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The Dreamboys play Marine Hall, Fleetwood

Dreamboys set to warm up a chilly night at Marine Hall

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Link says it is 'committed to maintaining geographical coverage of free ATMs'

Business

Drivers admit getting behind wheel when they may have been over drink limit

Crime

How to answer 9 of the most challenging questions kids love to ask

Health

Good progress on statue of Sir Peter

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Coun Peter Britcliffe, Chairman of the county council's Health Scrutiny Committee

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

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Many Britons  are still nervous about clearing snow for fear of getting punished

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

Environment

Fears of four hour delays on roads over Christmas

Transport
Picture: Highways England

Tailbacks on the M6 after crash involving multiple vehicles

Transport
Union leaders are urging Sir Richard Branson to intervene

Branson urged to meet unions over Virgin West Coast pay row as strikes loom

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Researchers suggested that momentary distraction is a common contributor to road traffic deaths

Full moons can increase likelihood of fatal motor bike crashes

Transport
A yellow warning for Preston has been issued by the Met Office.

SNOW WARNING: Blackpool's hour-by-hour snow forecast for Sunday

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Drivers admit getting behind wheel when they may have been over drink limit

Crime
Court news

REGIONAL NEWS: Woman who has faced 'unimaginable trauma' to have daughter taken from her care

Crime
Demi Pearson, 14, her eight-year-old brother Brandon and seven-year-old sister Lacie died in the blaze in Worsley, Greater Manchester, on Monday.

Two charged with murder over house fire that killed three children

Crime
Crews were called out to reports of a car fire on Whitegate Drive at around 4am on Tuesday December 12.

Investigation launched into suspicious car fire in Blackpool

Crime

‘Whole towns and cities are in grip of social crisis’

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Christmas calf show at Myerscough College

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education
Young people are taking out substantial loans to pay for courses without much effective help and advice

Spending watchdog raises 'mis-selling' concern over university degree courses

Education
Sacred Heart

Nursery's anger as thieving treasurer ordered to pay back just £1

Education
Staff at Anchorsholme Academy are helping to get the school back up and running following the flash floods.  Pictured is headteacher Graeme Dow

Headteacher so proud of ‘monumental effort’ by school’s community after flooding misery

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Link says it is 'committed to maintaining geographical coverage of free ATMs'

Business
Royal Mail recommends that people post early

Royal Mail workers flat-out before posting deadlines

Business
County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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Here are all the dates for when your benefits will be paid.

Christmas benefits 2017 to be paid EARLY - these are the dates you can expect them

Business

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

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County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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County Coun Geoff Driver, leader of Lancashire County Council

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

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Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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Fleetwood Town Councillor Norah Stuchfield

Fleetwood care home plan is deferred

News

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

Environment
County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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The regulator said it wants suppliers to "go the extra mile" and take firmer action on tackling leaks

Water watchdog vows to cut bills for households in England and Wales

Environment
The Preesall site planned for Halites gas storage

‘Sea life threatened by brine discharge’ in the sea off Fleetwood

News

How to answer 9 of the most challenging questions kids love to ask

Health
Coun Peter Britcliffe, Chairman of the county council's Health Scrutiny Committee

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

News
Plain dried pasta and noodles are still free

Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

Health
Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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Men are also more susceptible to complications

Enormous televisions and reclining chairs recommended in fight against man flu

Health