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Anglers land awards after saving man from raging sea

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Lancashire Vehicle Club present a cheque to members of the North West Blood Bikes

A fast way to raise money

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Mike Otter near the overgrown ginnel in Farington

Residents fear vandalism as alleyway is set to reopen

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Christine Massaro

Thieving warden who stole nearly £45k avoids jail

Crime 4

Santa helped put smiles on these faces

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County Council leaders lobby MPs at Westminster

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‘We don’t condone drug use - but let us test if yours are safe’

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Members of NWAS and  people who support young adults with learning disabilities, did a sponsored walk from the Royal Preston Hospital to its counterpart in Chorley

Festive hospital walk smashes its fund-raising target

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Fulwood Barracks

Guns fall silent in battle for city’s historic barracks

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LATEST: Over 100 firefighters called from across Lancashire to battle blaze in Altham

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Drivers should expect delays due to a broken down vehicle.

One lane closed on M6 Northbound between junctions 27 and 28

Transport 1
The scene of the collapsed subway this morning

Commuter chaos as station evacuated

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A serious accident on shuttleworth hall link road is causing delays on the M65.

UPDATE: Man airlifted to Royal Preston Hospital with serious injuries following road accident

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The collision happened at around 8am this morning.

Emergency services attend collision between car and motorcyclist

Transport 3

Thieving warden who stole nearly £45k avoids jail

Crime 4
X marks the spot where a window cleaner has visited

Burglary scare was just a window cleaning ‘shammy’

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court list - Tuesday December 6 2016

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Police would like to speak to this man.

UPDATE: Man identified following Chorley pub assault

Crime 2

Leyland ‘subway from hell’ puts angry parents in dark

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School children in a classroom

Unions claim hundreds of Lancashire teaching jobs will go in next four years

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Will, Dan and Kev show off their new website Impulse

Students launch website to help plan the best night out

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Staff at Inspirations, Preston

Children in Need madness

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Marylands Private Nursery, Brownedge Road, Lostock Hall

Nursery school’s sudden closure leaves parents stunned

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LATEST: Over 100 firefighters called from across Lancashire to battle blaze in Altham

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Poultry keepers are advised to keep their birds inside.

Keepers of poultry warned to keep birds inside to protect from bird flu

Business
Lancashire County Council leader County Coun Jennifer Mein

County Council leaders lobby MPs at Westminster

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County Council leaders lobby MPs at Westminster

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Fulwood Barracks

Guns fall silent in battle for city’s historic barracks

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County Coun Geoff Driver

Council staff offered £500 to help recruit social workers

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CLOSED: Lostock Hall Library

Last chapter for a 50-year-old Lostock Hall Library

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Pam Briggs

Overnight new digest - Family of tragic ex-nurse want answers, pensioner dies after being hit with car, and more ex-footballers speak out about 'abuse'

North West 1

Residents fear vandalism as alleyway is set to reopen

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Steve Whalley has cared for hedgehogs for over 20 years

Prickly problem for city’s hedgehog man

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Fracking rig

Fracking rigs are changing... to match Lancashire’s clouds

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County councillors Matthew Tomlinson and John Fillis have announced that half a million pounds is pledged to start work on the Leyland Loop cycling and exercise trail

Frustration mounting over Leyland Loop delay

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‘We don’t condone drug use - but let us test if yours are safe’

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Members of NWAS and  people who support young adults with learning disabilities, did a sponsored walk from the Royal Preston Hospital to its counterpart in Chorley

Festive hospital walk smashes its fund-raising target

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Lacey-Mai has had a tough start to life.

Dad makes heartbreaking appeal to make 'special memories' for his seriously ill daughter

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Guests at Rainbow House's Las Vagas Ball. Photos by Gareth Edwards

Raising the stakes when Rainbow House held a Las Vegas casino ball

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Aerial view of Royal Preston Hospital

IT issues fixed at Royal Preston Hospital but appointments still subject to delays

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