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Garstang Town Council to launch Facebook page?

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Garstang Scout Hut on Kepple Lane

Proposals for Garstang Scout Hut unveiled

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Garstang hypnotherapist recognised with top industry award

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Lune Street will become two-way

Work starts to free up city bottleneck

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Comedian Sean Hughes dies aged 51

Arts

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport

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

Education

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

Crime
Crossroads at Broughton at the junction of Garstang Road, Whittingham Lane and Woodplumpton Lane

More road changes on way for Broughton

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Work starts to free up city bottleneck

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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

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

Crime
Crossroads at Broughton at the junction of Garstang Road, Whittingham Lane and Woodplumpton Lane

More road changes on way for Broughton

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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
Police forces recorded 110 hate crimes directed at mosques between March and July this year

Lancashire police force figures show fall in hate crimes targeting mosques

Crime
Elderly residents reported receiving calls  from con artists claiming to be from the HMRC

SCAM ALERT: Con artists target elderly in Garstang

Crime

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

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Jackie Turnbull

Minster concert in memory of former Fulwood High teacher and singer Jackie Turnbull

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Rainbows, Brownies, Guides and Senior Section members from Garstang and the surrounding area  have completed the Girlguiding North West England engineering challenge badge Clever Cogs, as part of an activity day held for the Garstang District.

Guides prove they’re real clever clogs

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Robot classroom assistants and virtual reality learning are part of the future

Robots as teaching assistants 'will become routine'

Education

Garstang Town Council to launch Facebook page?

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Garstang Scout Hut on Kepple Lane

Proposals for Garstang Scout Hut unveiled

News
Lune Street will become two-way

Work starts to free up city bottleneck

News
The GLC model is one of many affected

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport

Proposals for Garstang Scout Hut unveiled

News
Lune Street will become two-way

Work starts to free up city bottleneck

News
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

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Lancashire care homes are to get a makeover

County care homes to get a £6m upgrade

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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
Across the UK, 35 million plastic bottles and 20 million aluminium cans are sold every day

Councils could save £35m from cashback schemes for bottles and cans

Environment

Garstang hypnotherapist recognised with top industry award

News
Patients may be banned from attending A&E departments

Plan to ban A&E walk-ins without referral

Health
Who should get the flu jab?

Everything you need to know about this year’s flu jab - and why you should get it right now

Health
Planned - or elective - operations could be put on the back burner

Major flu outbreak could see routine operations suspended for months

Health
Fingertip injuries are the most common hand injury

Parents urged to use door safety catches to prevent thousands of hand injuries

Health