Lancashire

Leader expresses disappointment after IKEA decision

Lancashire Council News Feed - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 09:20
The leader of Lancashire County Council has expressed his extreme disappointment after Swedish furniture retail company IKEA announced it was withdrawing from plans to build a new store in the county.
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Problem with traffic lights near Whalley could cause delays

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 17:23
Lancashire County Council is alerting drivers to possible delays on Accrington Road near Whalley due to problems with a set of traffic signals.
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Amazing response to Lifesavers campaign

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 15:26
MORE than 2,500 people have been trained in how to perform CPR and use a defibrillator thanks to the Lancashire Lifesavers campaign.
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Purple lights for Crohn's and Colitis support

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 13:32
What has Preston got in common with Vienna, Madrid and Turin? The answer is part of it will be lit up in purple this weekend to mark World Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Day.
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Garstang mum praises support services a year on from Manchester Bomb

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 18:14
A Mum has praised local victim support and mental health services for the support they have given her family as the first anniversary of the Manchester Arena terror attack approaches.
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Praise for businesses on Preston New Road

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 10:45
Lancashire County Council's cabinet member for economic development has been visiting businesses in the Preston New Road area to highlight their work.
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Digital autopsies taking place in Lancashire

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 09:46
*** Joint news release issued on behalf of Lancashire County Council, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and iGene London Ltd ***.
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Nice ONE Ronald!

Lancashire Council News Feed - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 16:58
Congratulations to Ronald Clarke, the Britain's Got Talent star and Lancashire County Council employee who appeared on the BBCs One Show on Friday 11 May.
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Lancashire supports Dementia Action Week

Lancashire Council News Feed - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 14:37
Events to support Dementia Action Week are being held at Lancashire County Council's care homes and day centres.
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Talkzone offers support to young people taking exams

Lancashire Council News Feed - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 08:23
Lancashire students who are currently studying for their A-level or GCSE exams are reminded that help, support and guidance is available from Talkzone, the county council's advice service.
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Accrington schoolchildren and care home residents piece history together

Lancashire Council News Feed - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 09:17
*Picture spread available Schoolchildren in Accrington have been piecing together history with the help of residents from a nearby care home.
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Get involved in looking after your local beauty spot

Lancashire Council News Feed - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 13:29
Lancashire County Council's countryside service has opportunities available for anyone who enjoys the outdoors to get involved in looking after their favourite local beauty spot.
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Weight limit and lower speed limit agreed for Dawson Lane in Chorley

Lancashire Council News Feed - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 12:55
Lancashire County Council is to bring in a weight restriction and reduce the speed limit on Dawson Lane near Buckshaw Village.
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Four local flood investigations to get underway

Lancashire Council News Feed - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 10:02
Work will begin to seek solutions to flooding affecting people's homes thanks to successful funding bids worth more than £95,000 by Lancashire County Council.
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Bid for superfast broadband funding for rural business

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 16:29
Lancashire County Council is to bid for funding that would improve broadband connections for rural businesses.
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Work will start soon to replace the jetties at Tower Wood Outdoor Education Centre

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 07:54
Work to replace both jetties at one of Lancashire County Council's outdoor education centres will start next month.
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Lancashire libraries take part in Dementia Action Week

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 07:58
Lancashire libraries will be working with partners to promote Dementia Action Week and the support services available from Monday 21 May to Sunday 27 May.
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Artists can submit their work for a Clitheroe Castle exhibition

Lancashire Council News Feed - Tue, 05/08/2018 - 07:48
Local artists in the Ribble Valley and surrounding areas are invited to submit their work for display in an annual exhibition.
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Adoption information evening - come along and find out more

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 05/03/2018 - 07:55
Anyone thinking about starting or growing their family through adoption is invited to an information evening in Preston to find out more.
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Lancashire showcases its creativity for the Festival of Making

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 05/02/2018 - 10:21
Creative Lancashire is looking forward to being part of the National Festival of Making, which takes place on 12/13 May in and around Blackburn.
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