Lancaster Guardian

November 24, 2017
Lancaster will receive £150,000 from the government to help it prepare for Brexit

Lancaster will receive £150,000 from the government to help it prepare for Brexit

Lancaster will share £450,000 of government funding with Manchester and Liverpool to help it prepare for Brexit.

Macmillan cancer support bus to visit Lancaster and Carnforth

Macmillan cancer support bus to visit Lancaster and Carnforth

Free, cancer information and support is coming to Lancaster and Carnforth.

Lancaster restaurant launches four new guest bedrooms

Lancaster restaurant launches four new guest bedrooms

A Lancaster restaurant is gearing up to open new guest rooms following a nine-month refurbishment and restoration project.

Warning issued after children spotted playing on footbridge above the River Wyre

Warning issued after children spotted playing on footbridge above the River Wyre

United Utilities has issued a warning to parents after children have been spotted playing and climbing on the public footbridge above the River Wyre, Garstang #PR3 near the flood barrier.

Plea to help rescue dog subjected to horrific abuse

Plea to help rescue dog subjected to horrific abuse

A woman who rescued a dog from a life of abuse on the streets of Turkey is appealing for help in saving its persecuted companion.

Lancashire police introduce new car which aims to highlight modern slavery

Lancashire police introduce new car which aims to highlight modern slavery

Lancashire Constabulary has a new addition to its fleet, with the introduction of its first liveried Modern Slavery car.

90-year-old man suffers 'life-changing injuries' after his car veers off M6 and crashes into a tree

90-year-old man suffers 'life-changing injuries' after his car veers off M6 and crashes into a tree

A 90-year-old man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after his car veered off the M6 and crashed into a tree this morning (August 21).

'Drink driver' trashed car on M6 and drove on, say Lancashire police

'Drink driver' trashed car on M6 and drove on, say Lancashire police

A woman driver has been arrested on the M6 in Lancashire after alarmed motorists alerted police.

Man found dead in Lancaster as bomb squad attends property

Man found dead in Lancaster as bomb squad attends property

A man has been found dead outside a house in Lancaster.

Time capsule buried at Lancaster University’s new Health Innovation Campus will provide benchmark to measure project’s success

Time capsule buried at Lancaster University’s new Health Innovation Campus will provide benchmark to measure project’s success

A time capsule dedication has taken place at Lancaster University’s Health Innovation Campus, ahead of its installation in the foundations of the new £41m building.

Record turnout for Galgate Gaslight Show

Record turnout for Galgate Gaslight Show

The Galgate Horticultural Society staged its 158th Gaslight Show on Saturday August 17 and the fine sunny day attracted a record turnout of visitors.

‘Surprise’ over no Major Emergency call during 2017 Lancaster flooding

‘Surprise’ over no Major Emergency call during 2017 Lancaster flooding

More than 7cm of rain fell over 24 hours in extreme downpours that left more than 600 properties affected in the Lancaster district in 2017, a new report has revealed.

Morecambe Foodbank gets support from major Lancaster and Morecambe businesses

Morecambe Foodbank gets support from major Lancaster and Morecambe businesses

Morecambe Foodbank has been given the backing of both Lancaster and District Chamber of Commerce and Morecambe’s Arndale Centre.

Rogue Lancaster roofer gets 24 weeks jail for fraud and aggresive behaviour towards pensioner

Rogue Lancaster roofer gets 24 weeks jail for fraud and aggresive behaviour towards pensioner

A rogue Lancaster roofer has been sentenced to 24 weeks in prison for fraud and being “aggressive” to an elderly man.

Lancashire County Council could "look again" at cuts if it was funded more fairly, leader says

Lancashire County Council could "look again" at cuts if it was funded more fairly, leader says

Lancashire would be in line for an extra £250m of government cash per year – if ministers were to respond to a call from dozens of local authorities for fairer funding.

Lancaster pub reopens with fresh new look

Lancaster pub reopens with fresh new look

The Greaves Park in Lancaster reopened its doors on Saturday, showcasing the pub’s brand new look following a refurbishment that created 15 new jobs.

Cake sale at Lancaster library will help Amy Winehouse Foundation

Cake sale at Lancaster library will help Amy Winehouse Foundation

A cake sale is being held at Lancaster library this week to help a charity which supports people in recovery from substance misuse.

Lancaster Brewery expansion and gin and vodka distillery plans revealed

Lancaster Brewery expansion and gin and vodka distillery plans revealed

Plans to expand Lancaster Brewery and create a new gin and vodka distillery on the site have been revealed.

Lancaster taxi fare increase proposed

Lancaster taxi fare increase proposed

Proposals to increase fares for Hackney Carriage taxis in the Lancaster district are being considered.

Just what the doctor ordered

Just what the doctor ordered

We have never needed a holiday like the one we just had.