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Flying the flag for England

Are you flying the flag for England in the World Cup?

Arts
From contouring  and highlights to fabulous brows , make-up classes are the perfect way to sharpen your looks with the tricks of the trade

Have a go.......at make-up classes

From contouring and highlights to fabulous brows , make-up classes are the perfect way to sharpen your looks with the tricks of the trade

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Variety night at Longton VM for Elaine Dalgliesh who is fundraising for stem cell treatment in Russia with friends Emma Sumner and McKenzie Young, husband Rod'Photography: Lee Woolfall

Magical Longton fundraiser for Elaine's Russion mission

Friends of a Longton mum, on a mission to help fund pioneering treatment for her multiple sclerosis, had a few tricks up their sleeves for their latest fundraising extravaganza.

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Photo Neil Cross'Class of the Week'Bretherton Endowed School year 3

Class of the week

Each week we feature a class from a different school

Education

Lancashire County Council loses court case over £104m private healthcare contract

Lancashire county council has lost a landmark legal ruling over privatised healthcare.
Crime

WATCH: Preston author AJ Hartley talks about his collaboration with UCLan to publish horror Cold Bath Street

International best-selling author AJ Hartley has loved working with University of Central Lancashire’s publishing unit so much, he is planning to work with its students again for a series of books.
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Volunteers at Radio Leyland celebrate their success

Radio station in Leyland wins licence to broadcast live on air

Residents in Leyland will soon be able to tune in to a local radio station on FM.

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The Duke of Lancaster regiment on parade

Regiment will be on parade in Preston to honour armed forces

Soldiers will be on parade in Preston to celebrate Armed Forces Day.
Business

WATCH: New go-kart track opens for business in Bamber Bridge

Lancashire’s newest go karting facility is now on track after opening its doors to the public.

Lifestyle

FOR SALE: Tesco open to bids for Penwortham store site

Supermarket giant Tesco has put a huge plot of land in the centre of Penwortham up for sale after its shock decision to pull out of plans to build a 24-hour store there.

Business
Ambulances queuing outside Royal Preston Hospital

Ambulance bosses spend millions on redundancies

North West ambulance bosses have denied union claims that £7m has been spent on redundancies.
Health
Rebecca Watson whose protest forced a council rethink

Council look to scrap ‘rat tax’ after protest

Councillors look set to scrap a controversial “rat tax” amid fears it could be making the rodent problem worse.

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Lancashire Post staff wore football shirts to raise money for Joseph's Goal

Lancashire Post staff wore football tops for Joseph's Goal

Staff at Lancashire Post got into the spirit of the World Cup by swapping their shirt and ties for football tops.
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Lancashire recommends... the best Spanish restaurants in Lancashire

You don't have to travel for for some Spanish culture....

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Mario Mayer with Beauty Zone's Ilana Ziaja.

Super Mario is Mr Scissorhands

He’s a cut above the rest . . . currently the second-best barber in the world.

Arts
Beauty salons from Wigan, Ormskirk, Preston, Chorley and Skelmersdale have all joined the Breast Screening for Beauty campaign

Preston and Chorley beauty salons giving discounts to women who attend breast cancer screenings

A host of beauty salons have joined forces with the NHS to encourage more women to attend breast cancer screenings

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From June 22- September 9 the Great Exhibition of the North will showcase a multitude of art, culture, design and innovation

Great Exhibition of the North: Everything you need to know about this summer’s cultural extravaganza

From June 22- September 9 the Great Exhibition of the North will showcase a multitude of art, culture, design and innovation, showing the best of what the North of England has to offer.
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Countdown to the launch of the Great Exhibition of the North begins

Countdown to the launch of the Great Exhibition of the North begins

Final preparations are now underway for the launch of the Great Exhibition of the North.
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Preston suffragette Edith Rigby, second left, with fellow suffragette Eleanor Beatrice Higgginson, third from left. Both women spent time in Holloway Prison

Have a brew at Leyland Library in the name of gender equality

A suffrage-themed tea party is to come to Leyland Library.

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Signs have popped up around two access routes off Mill Lane

Slip roads for M6 Charnock Richard services set to close

It looks like it is the end of the line for slip roads at a service station in Charnock Richard, off the M6 motorway.

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