Fiona Finch discovers how a partnership between Lancashire Wildlife Trust and a local health trust has helped more than 1,000 people on the route to better mental health by offering outdoor activities in venues such as Brockholes Nature Reserve.
Latest statistics show one-in-10 of us are dyslexic. For Dyslexia Awareness Week, the British Dyslexia Association is focusing on schools and businesses empowering people with the learning difficulty as Education Reporter SONJA ASTBURY discovers
Almost two thirds of GP practices across Lancashire and South Cumbria are now offering online consultations, as the NHS in the region continues to roll out a programme designed to bring more digital technology into doctors’ surgeries.
It is National Eye Health Week and one local grandmother is sharing her story in the hope it encourages others to get their eyes checked as soon as any potential problems arise. Daria Neklesa reports on why it is vital to get regular eye checks