Lancashire

Older people in Preston get a benefits boost

Lancashire Council News Feed - 10 hours 39 min ago
A benefit take-up campaign means that 133 people aged 75 and over in Preston, are better off by a total of nearly 413,000 a year.
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Trading Standards raid nets huge haul of illegal tobacco

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 17:22
Lancashire County Council Trading Standards has seized a huge stash of illegal tobacco following raids carried out in Burnley today (Wednesday 4 May 2016).
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To be or not to be at Lancaster Castle

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 11:38
Lancaster Castle is hosting a William Shakespeare themed, murder mystery night in May.
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Talk Nerdy to Me III at Preston Harris Library 2016

Lancashire Council News Feed - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 10:16
A free convention to celebrate all types of nerdiness and fun will be held at Preston's Harris Library, Museum and Art Gallery on Friday 13 May, from 5pm to 10pm.
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Song and poetry performance explores family history

Lancashire Council News Feed - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 12:25
Two Lancashire libraries will both host a professional live theatre and music performance in May.
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Roadworks on M65 nearly finished

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 16:07
Speed restrictions and roadworks on the M65 are due to be removed by Lancashire County Council in the coming week.
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Gritting crews ready for snow tonight

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 15:56
Lancashire's gritters are gearing up for a busy night, with further wintry showers and icy conditions forecast.
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The King of the Cats local art showcased at the Museum of Lancashire

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 12:07
An exhibition of contemporary art based on Lancashire folklore will be on display at the Museum of Lancashire from Saturday 30 April.
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New service to tackle obesity in Preston, South Ribble and Chorley

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:23
A new service to encourage people to lose weight and live a more active and healthy lifestyle is being launched in central Lancashire.
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New service for a fit and active Fylde and Wyre

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 15:57
A new service to encourage people to lose weight and live a more active and healthy lifestyle is being launched in Lancashire.
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New service to tackle obesity in West Lancashire

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 15:22
A new service to encourage people to lose weight and live a more active and healthy lifestyle is being launched in Lancashire.
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'Steps to success' for young people in Fleetwood

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 15:08
A drop-in careers event called 'Steps to Success', on Wednesday 4 May, will give young people in Wyre information about jobs and training.
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New service for a fit and active East Lancashire

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 14:53
A new service to encourage people to lose weight and live a more active and healthy lifestyle is being launched in Lancashire.
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Burnley young people to produce new public artwork

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 11:51
Young people in Burnley will be working with acclaimed British artist, Mark Titchner, to produce new public artwork to be displayed in the town.
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Honours presentation at Lancaster Castle

Lancashire Council News Feed - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 11:51
***Issued on behalf of the Lord Lieutenant's office*** The historic and majestic surroundings of Lancaster Castle will host a prestigious Honours ceremony on Friday 13 May.
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New digital library service has launched

Lancashire Council News Feed - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 11:02
Lancashire's libraries are now able to offer customers e-books and audiobooks through a new interactive app.
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Bring Me Sunshine at Lancaster City Museum

Lancashire Council News Feed - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 11:57
Lancaster City Museum will showcase an exhibition of items that belonged to comedian Eric Morecambe from Saturday 14 May.
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Shakespeare's anniversary recognised at the Judges' Lodgings Museum

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:54
Lancaster's Judges' Lodgings Museum will be recognising the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death with themed family activities on Saturday 23 April.
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Information evening for potential foster carers

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 13:56
New foster carers are being recruited by Lancashire County Council to provide homes for the 1600 children in their care while they can't live with their families.
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Wyre day service grows closer to the community

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 11:45
Lancashire County Council has secured 12,000 to build a new community garden on land next to the Wyre Day Services building in Fleetwood.
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