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Fears grow for missing man 'least heard from on phone' six days ago

Nigel Redshaw was last seen in Lancaster and is believed to have travelled to the South Lakes area

Lancaster Guardian News

M6 update after woman dies 'falling' from M6 bridge near Preston

A 50-year-old woman sadly died after ‘falling’ from a bridge over the M6 near Preston yesterday, say police.

Lancaster Guardian News

Three businesses open new shops in Lancaster city centre

Three businesses have relocated in Lancaster city centre, said Lancaster BID.

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13 rare pictures of Morecambe's grand old Super Swimming Stadium in its heyday

Do you remember Morecambe’s Super Swimming Stadium?

Lancaster Guardian News

Collision involving pedestrian and vehicle closes M6 northbound between Preston and Lancaster

Motorists were urged to avoid the area.

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Police find large cannabis farm after Morecambe town centre raid

Police who raided a building in Morecambe town centre found a cannabis farm across four floors of the property.

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Morecambe vicar to mark his 70th birthday with 140-mile walk in aid of charity

Morecambe clergyman John Simmons plans to celebrate his 70th birthday in an unusual way.

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Police appeal for information after 63-year-old Lancaster paraglider dies following flight

A 63-year-old paraglider has died following a flight in the Yorkshire Dales on Saturday, the BBC reports.

Lancs Live - Lancaster

M6 motorway closes and emergency services rush to scene of crash - as it happened

The route was closed for almost five hours on Tuesday afternoon

Lancaster Guardian News

Morecambe brass band stalwart to be presented with British Empire Medal at Lancaster Castle ceremony

A Morecambe Brass Band stalwart of almost half a century will be presented with the British Empire Medal (BEM) at a prestigious honours ceremony at Lancaster Castle.

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Family-owned Lancaster business wins big at prestigious UK awards ceremony

A Lancaster business is in top gear after scooping two awards at a UK-wide awards ceremony.

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Veterans hub and drop-in centre officially opens in Morecambe

There was a fantastic turnout for the official launch of the Bay Veterans Association hub and drop-in centre in Morecambe.

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Man from Dunfermline caught with £1.1m of cannabis in his car on M6 north of Preston was being paid £2k

Driver Leonard Simpson admitted he had been paid £2,000 to deliver the drugs to Scotland in what he claimed was a “one-off” trip as a courier because he was hard-up.

Lancaster Guardian News

Eight-year-old Heysham cheerleader takes on challenging fundraising triathlon

A Heysham schoolgirl is raising money to fund a cheerleading scholarship and help a local animal charity.

Lancs Live - Lancaster

The Lancashire area where more people are dying from alcohol than anywhere else

Lancaster has the highest rate of any local authority in England and Wales, while Chorley and Blackpool are in the top five

Lancaster Guardian News

Beacon lighting event in Morecambe to mark 80th anniversary of D-Day

A beacon lighting on the steps of Morecambe Town Hall will mark the 80th anniversary of D-Day.

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Pictures show burnt out tractor after fire in Heysham

A woman is appealing for information after she says a tractor was set on fire on her parent’s driveway in Heysham.

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Parliament launch showcases net zero work of Morecambe Bay Curriculum

The Morecambe Bay Curriculum (MBC) features in a new climate change report, proposing innovative ideas to Government on how to reach net zero.

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Body found on Morecambe beach during search for missing man

A body was found on the beach at Bolton-le-Sands during a search for a missing man from Morecambe.

Lancaster Guardian News

Morecambe's £900k boost as 28,000 people flock to spectacular 2024 Baylight festival

Visitor numbers to this year’s much applauded Baylight festival in Morecambe hit the 28,000 mark – bringing a £900,000 boost to the economy.