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Millie's Butterfly Ball in Preston in aid of Derian House

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court listings - Tuesday October 24 2017

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The gender gap was greatest in the north west

Give us a break! North west men sneak more leisure time

Health

BrightHouse ordered to compensate customers

Business

Drivers are being warned about fake speeding fine notices

Transport

Halving Lancashire's road signs budget will cost lives warning

Politics

'Gentle giant’ Ian Calver dies at home in Euxton

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Harry returns to village flooded by 2015 storm to check recovery progress

Environment
Princess Margaret with Domestic Science teacher Miss Fisher at the official opening off St Michael's High School, Chorley. Copy picture from Chorley Guardian, October 7th 1965

NOSTALGIA: Royal visit to new Chorley high school

Lifestyle
Recipients are advised to simply delete the messsage

Drivers are being warned about fake speeding fine notices

Transport
Waves crash around the Longships lighthouse off of Land's End in Cornwall, as Storm Brian hits the UK with winds of up to 70mph battering coastal areas. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday October 21, 2017. See PA story WEATHER Brian. Photo credit should read: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Flood alerts remain after Lancashire battered by Storm Brian

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View from the base of St Walburges church steeple, looking down on Fylde Junction and the northern exit from Preston station in July 2009. This area was the site of the old Preston steam loco shed which was destroyed by fire in 1961

Lancashire's railways through the lens

Transport
The money is designated as a cost recovery fee to reimburse police forces

Money collected by police from speeding drivers on courses rises by nearly a third

Transport

Chorley court listings - Tuesday October 24 2017

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former police officer Jayson Lobo

Former Lancashire policeman jailed for secretly filming sex encounters with seven women

Crime
Kane Brooks

Trio jailed for vicious assault on 46-year-old

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Bishop Whitsey

Man who claims he was abused by Bishop: "He told me he agreed I had a calling from God."

Crime

NOSTALGIA: Royal visit to new Chorley high school

Lifestyle
New figures show a rise in the proportion of youngsters missing lessons for family trips

Nearly one in 10 pupils took term-time holidays in last year

Education
Loans could be written off

Threshold hike for student loan repayments could see 75% written off

Education

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

Education
The compensation is linked to 384,000 customer lending agreements

BrightHouse ordered to compensate customers

Business
Recipients are advised to simply delete the messsage

Drivers are being warned about fake speeding fine notices

Transport
Labour's deputy leader County Coun John Fillis highlights the problem of roads where marking will not be renewed

Halving Lancashire's road signs budget will cost lives warning

Politics

Halving Lancashire's road signs budget will cost lives warning

Politics
Lune Street will become two-way

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

Harry returns to village flooded by 2015 storm to check recovery progress

Environment
Parish Councillor Kerry Jones (left) and local resident Karen Todd skipping in Withnell Fold

Withnell Fold group clean up green spaces

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Take a look at the amazing images competing for Wildlife Photographer of Year

Offbeat
The tropical storm was named a hurricane overnight

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

Environment

Millie's Butterfly Ball in Preston in aid of Derian House

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It's common to feel tired, stressed, and short-tempered in early parenthood.

Ask an expert: Why has my husband been so bad tempered and stressed since our baby was born?

Health
Most still feel youthful because they have a positive outlook on life

Brits are not officially 'over the hill' until the age of 83

Health
Public Health England (PHE) has issued advice

Don't prepare food for 48 hours to avoid spreading vomiting bug, sufferers told

Health
Mark Aspinwall, Graeme Moore, William Foster and Jordan Catterall.

Lancashire cyclists take on 140-mile challenge in honour of Wigan dad Chris Cowley

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