The Visitor

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Lancaster mum’s new ‘lifesaving’ project for young people hits the spot with police, NHS, university, Arts Council and MP

Lancaster mum’s new ‘lifesaving’ project for young people hits the spot with police, NHS, university, Arts Council and MP

A “lifesaving” new project for young people in Lancaster aims to tackle bullying, depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts head on.

Wanted man with 'Scouser 4 life' and Liverpool FC tattoos arrested by police following burglary in Heysham

Wanted man with 'Scouser 4 life' and Liverpool FC tattoos arrested by police following burglary in Heysham

A man wanted by police following a burglary in Heysham has been arrested.

Bank holiday roadworks warning for M6

Bank holiday roadworks warning for M6

Drivers heading to the Lake District for the bank holiday weekend have been warned to expect roadworks on the M6.

Woman dies after being found unconscious on Morecambe beach

Woman dies after being found unconscious on Morecambe beach

A woman has died after being found unconscious on a beach in Morecambe.

TV crews return to Morecambe to film second series of ITV drama The Bay

TV crews return to Morecambe to film second series of ITV drama The Bay

TV crews have arrived in Morecambe to begin filming the second series of The Bay.