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Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday October 17 2017

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Lune Street will become two-way

Work starts to free up city bottleneck

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James Sumner retiring from Leyland Motors in 1966 after 51 years service

This Leyland Motors retirement was a bit of a bombshell

Lifestyle
The GLC model is one of many affected

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport

Chorley choir Sing It Big for the community - WITH VIDEO

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Comedian Sean Hughes dies aged 51

Arts

University robots to improve the care of older people, patients and autistic children

Education

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime

Work starts to free up city bottleneck

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The GLC model is one of many affected

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport
Rivington Services

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime
The motorway has been closed following a crane fire

M6 to be closed to recover burnt-out vehicle

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Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday October 17 2017

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Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime
A headteacher has issued a stranger danger warning

Head issues 'stranger danger' warning after attempted abduction

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The new measures form part of efforts to bring down re-offending rates

Probation officers could bar offenders from drinking alcohol or gambling

Crime

University robots to improve the care of older people, patients and autistic children

Education
A headteacher has issued a stranger danger warning

Head issues 'stranger danger' warning after attempted abduction

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Robot classroom assistants and virtual reality learning are part of the future

Robots as teaching assistants 'will become routine'

Education
Henry Blofeld

The voice of Test Match Special is coming to Preston

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Work starts to free up city bottleneck

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James Sumner retiring from Leyland Motors in 1966 after 51 years service

This Leyland Motors retirement was a bit of a bombshell

Lifestyle
The GLC model is one of many affected

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport
Rivington Services

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport

Work starts to free up city bottleneck

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Trio of fundraisers and veterans of the Queen's Lancashire Regiment Colin Gifford, Steve Tranter and Martin Hall endured a 47 mile walk from the pier head in Liverpool to Botany Bay

Volunteers’ walk helps raise funds for Queen’s Lancashire Regiment memorial

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Lancashire care homes are to get a makeover

County care homes to get a £6m upgrade

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Across the UK, 35 million plastic bottles and 20 million aluminium cans are sold every day

Councils could save £35m from cashback schemes for bottles and cans

Environment
County Coun Shaun Turner

New Tobacco Control Plan for Lancashire unveiled by county council

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Britain set to be lashed by Ophelia's tail on anniversary of great storm

Environment
Michael Fish giving his infamous weather forecast in 1987

Michael Fish would not have got 1987 storm spot-on, even with supercomputer

Environment
Across the UK, 35 million plastic bottles and 20 million aluminium cans are sold every day

Councils could save £35m from cashback schemes for bottles and cans

Environment
Rain will also be heavy at times especially over north-west England

Forecasters warn of travel disruption amid high winds and heavy rain

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Chorley and Preston solicitors wear it red for Rosemere

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Patients may be banned from attending A&E departments

Plan to ban A&E walk-ins without referral

Health
Who should get the flu jab?

Everything you need to know about this year’s flu jab - and why you should get it right now

Health
Planned - or elective - operations could be put on the back burner

Major flu outbreak could see routine operations suspended for months

Health
Fingertip injuries are the most common hand injury

Parents urged to use door safety catches to prevent thousands of hand injuries

Health