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These are the dognapping figures for Lancashire

The law has changed - make sure your dog is microchipped Dognappers are striking every five hours on average across Britain with certain breeds in particular being targeted. More than 1,800 dogs have been stolen across the country in the last […]

2 months ago
Lancashire parents most fined in country for taking kids out of school in term time

school kids Lancashire parents are fined more for taking their children on holidays during school time than anywhere else in the country, latest figures show. The data, obtained by Santander Bank under […]

3 months ago
Leyland Festival sees thousands in Worden Park

One of the many stalls attracting record numbers of visitors. Leyland Festival 2016 was described as ‘one of the biggest ever’ by many of the volunteer staff working on the day. A mixture of beautiful weather and dozens of attractions […]

3 months ago
Snow warning issued for Preston this weekend

Near Savick Brook covered in snow Pic: Paul Melling The Met Office has issued a weather warning for snow across Lancashire this weekend. There is a high risk of snow across the region from midnight until 10am which means […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Met Office predicts heavy wind and rain over next two days

Rain over St Marks Heavy rain and wind has been forecast for the next two days in Lancashire by the Met Office. Wednesday will likely see wind and rain across the county with the […]

10 months ago
Leyland based firm John Fishwick & Sons bus service to cease trading

Fishwick Bus Leyland based, Independent bus company, John Fishwick and Sons is to cease operating from Saturday 24 October 2015. The public transport company with a history extending from 1907 will no […]

11 months ago
Bamber Bridge Fostering Agency seek new carers

Family Care is holding an open day for potential foster carers Bamber Bridge based fostering provider, Family Care, is seeking new foster parents in the Preston area as up to 1,000 children require a stable home in Lancashire. The firm is […]

1 year ago
BAE Systems Engineering team developing virtual landscape

The Portable Command Centre concept uses commercial technology to create a semi-virtual environment that can   tackle emergency scenarios. An engineering team based at BAE Systems in Warton, Lancashire are working to develop applications that can improve decision making. This means emergency responses and operations could be revolutionised. The […]

1 year ago
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