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Top cop Darren awarded renowned New Zealand bravery award

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Quality Street first hit the shelves in 1936

Sweet news for Quality Street fans as Toffee Deluxe returns for Christmas

Whats on
New figures show a rise in the proportion of youngsters missing lessons for family trips

Nearly one in 10 pupils took term-time holidays in last year

Education
Public Health England (PHE) has issued advice

Don't prepare food for 48 hours to avoid spreading vomiting bug, sufferers told

Health

Prince Harry set for Monday Lancashire visit

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Tougher penalties backed for those who break rules of the road, survey shows

Transport

Take a look at the amazing images competing for Wildlife Photographer of Year

Offbeat

Traffic jams on major roads expected to hit peak in November

Transport
Loans could be written off

Threshold hike for student loan repayments could see 75% written off

Education
Mark Aspinwall, Graeme Moore, William Foster and Jordan Catterall.

Lancashire cyclists take on 140-mile challenge in honour of Wigan dad Chris Cowley

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Tougher penalties backed for those who break rules of the road, survey shows

Transport
Traffic jams on the UK's major roads could reach a peak next month

Traffic jams on major roads expected to hit peak in November

Transport

GALLOWAY'S APPEAL: The challenges of getting on a bus

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The GLC model is one of many affected

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport
Rivington Services

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport

Top cop Darren awarded renowned New Zealand bravery award

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Hubert Victor Whitsey, the former Bishop of Chester

Investigation into sex abuse by bishop

Crime

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime
The new measures form part of efforts to bring down re-offending rates

Probation officers could bar offenders from drinking alcohol or gambling

Crime

Nearly one in 10 pupils took term-time holidays in last year

Education
Loans could be written off

Threshold hike for student loan repayments could see 75% written off

Education
Madelaine enjoying success in Scotland earlier this month

How gymnast Madelaine is going for gold

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University robots to improve the care of older people, patients and autistic children

Education
Pupils at Calder Vale St John's CE Primary School receiving the Church School Distinctiveness Award from Heather Henderson (wife of Bishop Julian Henderson) from Blackburn Diocese.

Calder Vale pupils celebrated for unique community project

News

Tougher penalties backed for those who break rules of the road, survey shows

Transport
Traffic jams on the UK's major roads could reach a peak next month

Traffic jams on major roads expected to hit peak in November

Transport
Mark Aspinwall, Graeme Moore, William Foster and Jordan Catterall.

Lancashire cyclists take on 140-mile challenge in honour of Wigan dad Chris Cowley

News
Pumpkins at the Garstang market cross

Garstang turns orange for third year running

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Ex-Garstang Mayor's scouts HQ proposals scrapped

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Garstang Scout Hut on Kepple Lane

Proposals for Garstang Scout Hut unveiled

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Lune Street will become two-way

Work starts to free up city bottleneck

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Trio of fundraisers and veterans of the Queen's Lancashire Regiment Colin Gifford, Steve Tranter and Martin Hall endured a 47 mile walk from the pier head in Liverpool to Botany Bay

Volunteers’ walk helps raise funds for Queen’s Lancashire Regiment memorial

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Garstang Kepple Lane Scout Hut

Garstang councillor poses idea for new town community facilities

News

Take a look at the amazing images competing for Wildlife Photographer of Year

Offbeat
The scout and guide hut in Kepple Lane, Garstang

Ex-Garstang Mayor's scouts HQ proposals scrapped

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The tropical storm was named a hurricane overnight

Britain set to be lashed by Ophelia's tail on anniversary of great storm

Environment
Michael Fish giving his infamous weather forecast in 1987

Michael Fish would not have got 1987 storm spot-on, even with supercomputer

Environment

Don't prepare food for 48 hours to avoid spreading vomiting bug, sufferers told

Health
Mark Aspinwall, Graeme Moore, William Foster and Jordan Catterall.

Lancashire cyclists take on 140-mile challenge in honour of Wigan dad Chris Cowley

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Left to right: Simon Mulholland and Chris Vaughan cycled 170 miles for two charities

Office to office cycle ride for CRY in memory of Stevie Wiggins

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About nine in 10 people with diabetes have type 2 diabetes

Doctors should send pre-diabetes patients to weight watchers, say experts

Health

Garstang hypnotherapist recognised with top industry award

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