Lancaster Guardian

November 24, 2017
'Wanted man' arrested after 130mph drama on M6 in Lancashire

'Wanted man' arrested after 130mph drama on M6 in Lancashire

Lancashire police carried out an operation to arrest an offender driving at speeds of more than 130mph.

What should the future look like for Lancashire?

What should the future look like for Lancashire?

Councillors have clashed over their competing visions for the future of Lancashire.

Flights cancelled as airline files for administration

Flights cancelled as airline files for administration

Airline Flybmi has suspended flights and is filing for administration, blaming uncertainty around Brexit.

Roadworks update North West: All planned works Monday, February 18 to Sunday, February 24

Roadworks update North West: All planned works Monday, February 18 to Sunday, February 24

Here are the planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week.

Hygge-feels in an outdoor hot tub: stunning £1.75m Lancashire mansion has it all

Hygge-feels in an outdoor hot tub: stunning £1.75m Lancashire mansion has it all

There are a few things in a home which are innately 'oooh'-worthy. Things which tick all the bling boxes and make you nod your head involuntarily. Featured on Fantasy Homes By The Sea, a certain Lancashire mansion on the coast is definitely one of them. And it's yours if you have £1.75m.

Former Lancashire champion swimmer struck down by Lyme Disease pens her story

Former Lancashire champion swimmer struck down by Lyme Disease pens her story

She may look smiling and well in these photos but for Sophie Ward, just getting out of bed every day is agony.

World War Two air gunner laid to rest with service at Lancaster Cathedral

World War Two air gunner laid to rest with service at Lancaster Cathedral

When John Spencer passed away, a most remarkable story unfolded.

Here is how to be smart when buying treats

Here is how to be smart when buying treats

Dan Donohue, of Fitness Formation, writes about making eating healthy a habit, rather than a chore.

Brexit conference in Preston will help to clear up confusion

Brexit conference in Preston will help to clear up confusion

A free Brexit conference is to be held in Lancashire organised by the North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce.

The Lancaster Guardian Pub of the Year winner revealed

The Lancaster Guardian Pub of the Year winner revealed

A family run village pub is celebrating after being crowned Lancaster Guardian Pub of the Year.

Jimmy Cricket pays tribute to June Whitfield

Jimmy Cricket pays tribute to June Whitfield

Columnist Jimmy Cricket shares his memories of his good friend, comedy actress June Whitfield, who died at the end of last year.

Lancaster firefighters take on Cha Cha Slide Plank challenge - video

Lancaster firefighters take on Cha Cha Slide Plank challenge - video

Firefighters from Lancaster took part in the charity Cha Cha Slide Plank this week.

Here is how to beat urinary tract infections

Here is how to beat urinary tract infections

Medical herbalist Jenny Logan writes about effective treatments to flush bad bacteria out of the urinary tract.

Help us create 100 apprenticeships in Lancaster and Morecambe

Help us create 100 apprenticeships in Lancaster and Morecambe

The Lancaster Guardian and The Visitor are thrilled to be joining forces with Lancaster and Morecambe College to launch a campaign that aims to encourage local businesses to create 100 apprenticeships in 100 days.

Nearly a MILLION calls to Lancashire Police have gone unanswered in past five years

Nearly a MILLION calls to Lancashire Police have gone unanswered in past five years

Almost 900,000 calls to police have gone unanswered in the last five years, according to latest figures.

Lancashire County Council budget: Tories promise to listen to consultations and Labour condemns a "Valentine's Day Massacre"

Lancashire County Council budget: Tories promise to listen to consultations and Labour condemns a "Valentine's Day Massacre"

Public consultations over the future of services earmarked to be axed in Lancashire County Council’s latest budget will be “genuine”, the authority’s leader has said.

Lancaster tech specialists launch web app to help terrorism suvivors

Lancaster tech specialists launch web app to help terrorism suvivors

A marathon 26-hour coding session by digital and creative specialists and agencies from across Lancaster has created and launched a web application to support a non-profit organisation dedicated to helping survivors of terrorism.

Carnforth pub landlord takes council to court over roadworks fiasco

Carnforth pub landlord takes council to court over roadworks fiasco

A Carnforth pub landlord says he has lost thousands of pounds in revenue after Lancashire County Council closed a road without notifying businesses.

True scale of self-harm epidemic gripping Lancashire

True scale of self-harm epidemic gripping Lancashire

Hospitals are dealing with more than six cases of self-harm every day in Lancashire

Lancashire County Council budget: protesters defend value of public health and children's services which could be scrapped

Lancashire County Council budget: protesters defend value of public health and children's services which could be scrapped

Dozens of people gathered outside County Hall ahead of Lancashire County Council’s annual budget meeting to protest at planned cuts to public health and children’s services.