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Silence on Virgin deal

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Captain John Beatson

Former Second World War sea captain from Garstang and Blackpool dies

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UCLan vice chancellor Prof Mike Thomas with children form the pre-school centre at the In The City shop

Time is running out to help needy children

Education
Union leaders are urging Sir Richard Branson to intervene

Branson urged to meet unions over Virgin West Coast pay row as strikes loom

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Ireland-based Ryanair pilots to strike five days before Christmas

Business

Enormous televisions and reclining chairs recommended in fight against man flu

Health

Full moons can increase likelihood of fatal motor bike crashes

Transport

Peppa Pig blamed for 'inappropriate use of Primary Care Services'

Arts
The council will meet on Thursday at County Hall.

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health
Christmas calf show at Myerscough College

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education

Branson urged to meet unions over Virgin West Coast pay row as strikes loom

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Researchers suggested that momentary distraction is a common contributor to road traffic deaths

Full moons can increase likelihood of fatal motor bike crashes

Transport
Shhh. No mobiles of headphones

Future of quiet carriages on trains under scrutiny after passenger palaver

Transport
Passenger watchdog Transport Focus compared the news to "a chill wind" blowing down platforms

Rail passengers to be hit by hike in train fares

Transport
Almost 400 miles of roadworks will be lifted

400 miles of roadworks to be lifted to ease Christmas getaway

Transport

Five quizzed over suspected murder of three children who died after house fire

Crime
Lancashire has fewer roads officers, says a report

Lancashire Police vow as nationwide alcohol breath tests see dramatic fall

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The shooting happened on Saturday, December 2.

BREAKING: Four arrested following shooting which left a woman with serious injuries

Crime
Roads Policing Officers are responsible for patrolling motorways and main roads

Police breathalyser tests in England fall by a quarter in five years

Crime

Time is running out to help needy children

Education
Christmas calf show at Myerscough College

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education

Fulwood library officially re-opens 14 months after closure

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Young people are taking out substantial loans to pay for courses without much effective help and advice

Spending watchdog raises 'mis-selling' concern over university degree courses

Education
Big Interview Vera Waters, author, counsellor and life coach

Caring Chorley pioneer took a Red Rose heart all around the world

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Silence on Virgin deal

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Union leaders are urging Sir Richard Branson to intervene

Branson urged to meet unions over Virgin West Coast pay row as strikes loom

News
The dispute is about winning independent representation for pilots

Ireland-based Ryanair pilots to strike five days before Christmas

Business
Researchers suggested that momentary distraction is a common contributor to road traffic deaths

Full moons can increase likelihood of fatal motor bike crashes

Transport

Silence on Virgin deal

News
The council will meet on Thursday at County Hall.

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health

Fulwood library officially re-opens 14 months after closure

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The Walton le Dale Park and Ride service has been given a two month reprieve

Use it or lose it warning as Walton le Dale Park and Ride gets a two month reprieve

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Council leader Coun Geoff Driver

£7m cuts to council services

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Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education
The Walton le Dale Park and Ride service has been given a two month reprieve

Use it or lose it warning as Walton le Dale Park and Ride gets a two month reprieve

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Council leader Coun Geoff Driver

£7m cuts to council services

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The Oraefajokull volcano

Monitoring stepped up at dangerous Iceland volcano

Environment

Silence on Virgin deal

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Men are also more susceptible to complications

Enormous televisions and reclining chairs recommended in fight against man flu

Health
Peppa Pig is broadcast in more than 180 countries

Peppa Pig blamed for 'inappropriate use of Primary Care Services'

Arts
The council will meet on Thursday at County Hall.

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health
The Preston and District branch of the Parkinson's Society has been running for more than 45 years, members share social outings, experiences and advice at their monthly meetings at St Cuthbert's Centre

Preston Parkinson's Society group is helping sufferers live fulfilling lives

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