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Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

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Be prepared for those questions

How to answer 9 of the most challenging questions kids love to ask

Health
Many Britons  are still nervous about clearing snow for fear of getting punished

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

Environment
Vets warn over salt and grit dangers to pets

Vets warn over salt and grit dangers to pets

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Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

Health

Royal Mail workers flat-out before posting deadlines

Business

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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Christmas benefits 2017 to be paid EARLY - these are the dates you can expect them

Business
County Coun Geoff Driver, leader of Lancashire County Council

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

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The busiest days are predicted to be December 20, 21 and 22

Fears of four hour delays on roads over Christmas

Transport

Fears of four hour delays on roads over Christmas

Transport
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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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

Two charged with murder over house fire that killed three children

Crime
The 1st Garstang Rangers (top) had their collection box stolen from the Garstang Victorian Christmas Festival, which included a marching band and procession (bottom).

Youth group hit by thieves at Garstang Victorian Christmas Festival

Crime
Greater Manchester Police said three men, aged 23, 20 and 18, and a 20-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder.

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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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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Royal Mail workers flat-out before posting deadlines

Business
County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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Here are all the dates for when your benefits will be paid.

Christmas benefits 2017 to be paid EARLY - these are the dates you can expect them

Business
County Coun Geoff Driver, leader of Lancashire County Council

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

News

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

News
County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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County Coun Geoff Driver, leader of Lancashire County Council

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

News
Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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The council will meet on Thursday at County Hall.

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

Environment
County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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The regulator said it wants suppliers to "go the extra mile" and take firmer action on tackling leaks

Water watchdog vows to cut bills for households in England and Wales

Environment
Christmas calf show at Myerscough College

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

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Be prepared for those questions

How to answer 9 of the most challenging questions kids love to ask

Health
Plain dried pasta and noodles are still free

Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

Health
Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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Men are also more susceptible to complications

Enormous televisions and reclining chairs recommended in fight against man flu

Health