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Have a go..........Best places for trampoline fitness classes in Lancashire

Looking for a fun new work out for 2018? Your local trampoline park could have just the class to spring you into action, a brilliant way to keep fit, lose weight, build core strength and all while having fun
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Milly Knowles.

Basketball ace Milly Knowles set to pursue her American dream

A rising basketball star has won a place at a prestigious American university on a sporting scholarship.

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Preston Whit Fair on the Flag Market

Showmen’s anger as Whit Fair dispute spins round and round

Project update on the fight by fairground families to keep Preston’s traditional Whit Fair in the city centre.

Arts
The Ven Michael Everitt, Archdeacon of Lancaster

Treating life like a jigsaw puzzle

The interview was not going well.

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Volunteers have afternoon tea at Bartle Hall

Rosemere volunteers are grateful for afternoon tea at Bartle Hall

Volunteers at Rosemere Cancer Foundation raised a brew to thank staff at Bartle Hall for their generous fund-raising drive.

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Tory candidate Matthew Salter was victorious.

Tories triumphant in Wyre by-elections

Conservative Party supporters across Wyre were celebrating last week after retaining two seats in Wyre.

Politics
Garstang 10k saw 500 people from across Lancashire take part in the annual run.

Smiles all around as runners from across the north west descend upon Garstang

Runners from across the North West turned up in their hundreds to take part in the annual Garstang 10k run.

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Rev Ron reflections Jan 15 2018 Avenham Park ice skating, St Walberghs steeple, Preston, Ribble Valley bus Preston to Longridge, cotton reel projects, Spangles advert and box cart

REV RON GREENALL: Recycling times and a sweet piece of Preston nostalgia

We all know the phrase “You’re skating on thin ice.”

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Residents are being warned to lock their vehicles

CRIME ALERT: Car break ins in Garstang

A crime alert has been issued for residents in Garstang following a spate of early morning car break ins.
Crime
Rev Ron January 2 2018 - morning window knocker

REV RON GREENALL: January mornings and the changing face of the alarm clock

It is hard to get up and to work on time these cold January mornings, and my first nostalgic picture is a sight familiar in my childhood.

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Rev reflections january 8 2018 - Parkinsons pills, spacehopper, Turner's coal horses, Bilsborrow Sunday School 30 years ago, Blackpool Central Pier 1870s, Blackpool Opera House 1947, GKER model train

REV RON GREENALL: Holidays in the real Coronation Street of Blackpool

It is a long time since I had sugar soap applied to scuffed knees, but it always worked in moving the grit and impurities from the wounds.

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The Be Inspired Business Awards culminate in a major presentation night and celebrations

The Be Inspired Business Awards 2018 are open for applications

The Be Inspired Business Awards are known as ‘the one they all want to win’ . Today entries opened for the major Lancashire event, run by the North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce.

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Nine council seats vanish after review

Nine council seats vanish after review

Preston is to lose nine councillors in a new slimmed-down authority recommended by the Local Government Boundary Commission.

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Female friendly gym

Where are the best ladies only gyms in Lancashire

A lot of women feel more confident working out in a female-only environment.

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Runners set off for the Garstang 10k

Flying start for Garstang 10k

The Garstang 10k got off to a flying start as hundreds of eager runners turned out.
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The A6 was closed after a serious collision.
Photo: Lancs Roads Police

A6 closed after three-car crash

The A6 was closed for several hours and an air ambulance called following a three-car crash.
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Gritters will be out in central and South Lancashire tonight

Gritters will be out after ice warning

A warning has been issued to drivers after forecasts of freezing temperatures tonight.

Environment
The Mothercare store on Riversway, Preston

Huge discounts as Mothercare launches sale

Struggling maternity and baby goods store Mothercare has launched a massive sale, with up to 80 per cent off some items.

Business
Paul Swindells back on the drums with Dennis Delight

Injured drummer is ready to rock again

Drummer Paul Swindells is ready to rock again, seven months after he was almost killed in a violent robbery.

Crime
Fame will be at the Opera House in August next year

Fame is the game as hit show comes to Blackpool's Opera House

Popular show Fame the Musical is coming to Blackpool this summer as part of its 30th anniversary tour.

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