Lancashire

Work has begun to replace storm-damaged Dinckley Bridge

Lancashire Council News Feed - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 13:46
Work is now underway to replace a rural footbridge near Hurst Green which was badly damaged by storms in December 2015.
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Broughton village improvements are about to start

Lancashire Council News Feed - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 10:34
Work is about to start on improvements in Broughton village including cycling, walking and environmental enhancements along Garstang Road.
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Motion to fight child obesity passed

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 16:20
Lancashire County Council is set to write to district councils urging them to support its new guidelines for fast food takeaway applications.
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Councillors praise agencies involved in fighting Winter Hill moorland fire

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 15:26
Members of Lancashire County Council have voted to support a motion praising the work of all the agencies involved in fighting the moorland fire at Winter Hill.
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More illegal tobacco seized in Nelson

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:19
Action against illegal tobacco in central Nelson has resulted in a further seizure in under a week at one shop, and a manufacturing operation being uncovered at another.
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Narrowing gaps in health remains key priority

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 07/19/2018 - 10:40
The director of public health and wellbeing in Lancashire has said 'narrowing the gaps in health between disadvantaged and more affluent communities' remains one of the county's key priorities.
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Information evening for potential foster carers

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:02
Anyone thinking about becoming a foster carer is invited to an information evening in Preston to find out more.
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Lancashire Reading Journey printing workshops

Lancashire Council News Feed - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 12:49
Printing workshops will be held at six Lancashire libraries in July and August.
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Happy birthday Fosterfield

Lancashire Council News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 16:15
A specialised service supporting older people and people with dementia in Chorley has just turned 30.
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New roundabout near Clitheroe will improve safety

Lancashire Council News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 15:43
Major improvements to a road junction near Clitheroe are due to get underway at the start of August.
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Grant to aid young music lovers

Lancashire Council News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 11:30
A grant of £2,000 has been given to a Morecambe group which encourages young women to build a career in the music industry.
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Adoption information evening - come along and find out more

Lancashire Council News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 11:24
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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Council to bid for flood defence funds

Lancashire Council News Feed - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 15:23
Lancashire County Council is bidding for more than £5.
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Raid in Nelson nets £10,000 illegal tobacco

Lancashire Council News Feed - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:28
Lancashire County Council's Trading Standards team and Lancashire Police raided a shop in central Nelson yesterday (Thursday 12 July) seizing illegal tobacco valued at more than £10,000.
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Council will provide only stunned meat to schools

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 14:30
Lancashire County Council's cabinet has decided that only stunned halal meat should be provided to schools.
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Open art exhibition to inspire at Clitheroe Castle

Lancashire Council News Feed - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 13:57
The skills of local artists will soon be on display in a creative new exhibition in the Steward's Gallery at Clitheroe Castle.
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Blooming marvellous boost for Wyre Day Service

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 14:10
Wyre Disability Day Service has been transformed into a sea of colour with the help of the Prince's Trust.
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Ghost Garden appears at stately home

Lancashire Council News Feed - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 09:05
A 'lost' historic garden hidden for many years is now clearly visible because of the recent heatwave.
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Earby celebrates as library reopens in new home

Lancashire Council News Feed - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 16:49
Lancashire County Council's flagship programme to reopen libraries which closed almost two years ago marked another milestone today as Earby celebrated the opening of a new and improved facility.
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Bus station redevelopment arrives on time

Lancashire Council News Feed - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 15:07
The first major stage of redevelopment work at Preston Bus Station has been completed on schedule.
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