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Brothers join Santa dash for St Catherine's Hospice

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Consultation continues on opening hours for Lancashire libraries

Have your say on library opening hours in Lancashire

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Thomas Blundell (left) with his friend Tom Hardman who died of a sudden cardiac arrest in 2012

#Cry4Friends campaign for youngsters who have lost their friends to sudden cardiac arrest

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Staff at Liz Lewis Hair Studio in Chorley: Jude Cage ( nee Lewis ) Liz Smith ( nee Lewis) and Shirley Myers

Hair and now for salon run by sisters

Lifestyle

Sweaty Mama in Buckshaw Village to deliver Christmas wishes to children at Derian House

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Whittle-le-Woods boy ran 30 miles in 30 days for St Catherine's Hospice

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Fury at loss of South Ribble pub’s car park

Business

Man wanted in connection with violent shop raid in Leyland

Crime

Motorway partially closed near Preston

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A Piper PA-28 plane at Blackpool Airport, similar to the model which crashed in Barton. Photo: Alec Wilson flickr.com/awilson154

Man arrested after plane crash lucky escape

Crime

Fury at loss of South Ribble pub’s car park

Business
How long is your journey each day?

Commuting time on the rise in the North West

Transport
A Piper PA-28 plane at Blackpool Airport, similar to the model which crashed in Barton. Photo: Alec Wilson flickr.com/awilson154

Man arrested after plane crash lucky escape

Crime
The new Audi design centre

Behind the scenes at Audi's new design centre

Transport
The union said it was seeking a "suitable and equal" pay offer

Staff on Virgin's West Coast line vote to strike in pay dispute

Transport

Man wanted in connection with violent shop raid in Leyland

Crime
A Piper PA-28 plane at Blackpool Airport, similar to the model which crashed in Barton. Photo: Alec Wilson flickr.com/awilson154

Man arrested after plane crash lucky escape

Crime
Do you know this man?

New image in hunt for alleged attackers

Crime
Detectives would now like to speak to the man in the footage, who was in the store prior to the incident.

CCTV APPEAL: Knifepoint robbery at shop

Crime

Have your say on library opening hours in Lancashire

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Penwortham Priory Academy students have been loaned a piece of meteorite which is around  five billion years old.

Reaching for stars in astronomy GCSE

Education
Young people aged 11 to 16 will be urged to run to safety

Anti-terror attack advice for pupils aged 11 to 16 made available for schools

Education
Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw (second from right) at launch of the new CSE awareness toolkit.

Do not let child sexual exploitation in Lancashire go unreported

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Wheelton School in 1964

Nostalgia: Schools just kept growing with the pupils in Wheelton

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Fury at loss of South Ribble pub’s car park

Business
How long is your journey each day?

Commuting time on the rise in the North West

Transport
Lidl joins fellow budget supermarket Aldi in jumping on the Black Friday tradition

Lidl to take part in Black Friday for the first time

Business
Ashton Memorial

Lancashire recommends... interesting buildings

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Preperation work begins on the site of the new Penwortham Bypass

Work set to start on £17.5m Penwortham Bypass

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An artist's impression of the new trams

Work on Preston’s £19m Guild Tramway could start next month

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Coroner Peter Sigee warned that cyclists could die because of new Government rules relaxing repairs to deep potholes

New pothole repair rules will increase risk of cycling deaths, coroner warns

Transport
Workmen construct a new junction between Lune Street and Ringway

Pop goes the city’s worst bottleneck

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Driving examiners to stage 48-hour strike on day new test is launched

Environment

Earth-sized planet discovered with 'mild' climate and peaceful parent star

Environment
An artist's impression of the new trams

Work on Preston’s £19m Guild Tramway could start next month

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Planet Earth photographed on December 7, 1972 during the Apollo 17 moon mission

Scientists issue grave 'warning to humanity' 25 years on from landmark alert

Environment

Brothers join Santa dash for St Catherine's Hospice

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Thomas Blundell (left) with his friend Tom Hardman who died of a sudden cardiac arrest in 2012

#Cry4Friends campaign for youngsters who have lost their friends to sudden cardiac arrest

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Listening to soothing ASMR sounds

What is ASMR and why is everyone obsessed with it?

Health
Galloway's Society for the Blind is hosting a sight loss conference

Galloway's Society for the Blind to host sight loss conference in Leyland

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The NHS aims to admit or discharge 95% of patients within four hours

Hospitals face predicted worst-ever A&E waiting times this winter

Health