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Events

Friday, August 10, 2018

Stars from the world of horticulture join TV regulars and top chefs at this year’s Southport Flower Show

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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Our guide to the best events in and around Lancashire during August

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Daily circus skills workshops are being staged at Liverpool ONE throughout the summer providing some of breath-taking displays and providing youngsters with the chance to learn some amazing skills.

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Monday, June 25, 2018

Read about what is on offer at the award-winning visitor attraction during the summer months.

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Restaurants

Your granny wouldn’t like it but this Manchester restaurant aims to be out of this world, writes Roger Borrell.

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Manchester Restaurants Asian Food
Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Beautiful food in beautiful surroundings...

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Fine dining in elegant surroundings makes Pier Eight at the Lowry a destination dining restaurant you’ll want to visit time and again, says Kate Houghton.

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Places

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Keswick really is a gem of a town – just ask anyone from jeweller Brian Fulton to mountaineering legend Sir Chris Bonington

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Keswick

Behind the ancient sandstone facade of Browsholme Hall is a remarkable ethos of 21st century sustainability and care for the environment.

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Bowland
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

From cyclists to star-gazers, Bowland is attracting more visitors. It’s Hetty Byrne’s job to ensure they have fun without harming the environment

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Bowland

The town has shown a lot of bottle to bounce back from a national mocking. Now, its football team and its high street are on the up

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

People of all ages are doing their bit to ensure Croston retains its place as one of our favourite villages

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Croston

Style

Thursday, July 5, 2018

As the weather hots up give your look a modern boho twist

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Monday, June 11, 2018

This Ribble Valley gem is home to creative people and imaginative retailers who make it the perfect place for a day out.

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Whalley

Overseas royalty and fashion designers have fallen in love with a not so humble Lancashire horse blanket made on the moors above Darwen.

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Walks

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

A circular walk which skirts the Lune estuary and takes in the Lancaster Canal and the railway line.

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Get away from it all and hit the heights with these great (but challenging) Lakeland rounds

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Lake District
Monday, July 30, 2018

Ramsbottom may have become a property hotspot and a foodie destination in recent years, but thing that remains a constant is the wonderful walking landscape right on its doorstep.

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Ramsbottom
Friday, July 6, 2018

A visit to Musbury Tor is summit not to be missed says John Lenehan

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Ramsbottom
Friday, June 29, 2018

Kendal is often referred to as ‘The Gateway to the Lakes’. It’s the perfect base to explore the South Lakes and these walks that begin within a 10 mile radius of the market town give you a good selection of days out for a short break.

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Kendal

Arts

Yesterday, 13:14

What a sumptuous romp is this adaptation by Jessica Swale of the classic Jane Austen novel. Ken Powell reports.

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Keswick’s Theatre by the Lake (TBTL) have taken us back to the late 80s and ‘The Troubles’ in Northern Ireland with this challenging play by Rona Munro.

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An artist from Chorley has made a fine art of upcycling and has a growing reputation for her craft. Roger Borrell reports.

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Keswick’s Theatre by the Lake have recently started a run of two short plays by Alan Bennett collectively called Single Spies - which gives you something of an idea of their subject matter.

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This year’s thrilling open air drama at Lancaster’s Williamson Park will have a 21st century twist, writes Louise Brynning.

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Theatre Reviews

Yesterday, 13:14

What a sumptuous romp is this adaptation by Jessica Swale of the classic Jane Austen novel. Ken Powell reports.

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Keswick’s Theatre by the Lake (TBTL) have taken us back to the late 80s and ‘The Troubles’ in Northern Ireland with this challenging play by Rona Munro.

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Keswick’s Theatre by the Lake have recently started a run of two short plays by Alan Bennett collectively called Single Spies - which gives you something of an idea of their subject matter.

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

This year’s thrilling open air drama at Lancaster’s Williamson Park will have a 21st century twist, writes Louise Brynning.

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Friday, June 1, 2018

Rails is an unashamedly hard-hitting look at life for today’s youth and their expectations for the future.

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Photography

Friday, July 27, 2018

Is this the most beautiful spot in the whole of the Lake District?

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photography Coniston
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Our readers capture the spectacular sunsets and iconic artwork that attract many people to this section of the Lancashire coast.

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Coastal Lancashire photography
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

A pretty village that lies at the foot of Pendle Hill.

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photography Barrowford

Competitions

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Enjoy a Prosecco reception and gourmet lunch in your own dedicated marquee

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Friday, July 20, 2018

The Great British Food Festival is also offering five runners-up prizes of a Family Pass for free entry to any day of their choice at the Stonyhurst College event.

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Friday, July 20, 2018

Enjoy wonderful seasonal colours and great garden shopping at the Harrogate Autumn Flower Show

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Food & Drink

Yesterday, 17:27

Come and enjoy a relaxed dining experience effortlessly prepared by our Award Winning Head Chef.

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Your granny wouldn’t like it but this Manchester restaurant aims to be out of this world, writes Roger Borrell.

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Manchester Restaurants Asian Food
Friday, August 3, 2018

Due to the popularity of our Vegan Menu and to promote the health benefits of a plant based diet we are launching our weekly vegan night, Choose Vegan.

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Friday, August 3, 2018

The world’s best pizza deal comes to The Feilden’s Arms at Mellor Brook.

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Events

Friday, August 10, 2018

Stars from the world of horticulture join TV regulars and top chefs at this year’s Southport Flower Show

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Our guide to the best events in and around Lancashire during August

Read Full Story »
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Daily circus skills workshops are being staged at Liverpool ONE throughout the summer providing some of breath-taking displays and providing youngsters with the chance to learn some amazing skills.

Read Full Story »
Monday, June 25, 2018

Read about what is on offer at the award-winning visitor attraction during the summer months.

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People

Yesterday, 00:00

There have been a record-breaking number of entries for the Enterprise Vision Awards and voting starts this month

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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Home Reach has helped many people realise their dreams and own the home they want and need.

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Thursday, August 2, 2018

A Lancashire couple sold up their home and their business so their sons could become farmers

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

A letter discovered hidden in the rafters of Elizabeth Gaskell’s home sheds light on the life of her staff.

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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

FIFA’s second president organised one of the first international football competitions.

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Homes & Gardens

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Home Reach has helped many people realise their dreams and own the home they want and need.

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Monday, July 30, 2018

A magnificent detached home in a sought-after rural position.

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Encompassed by great gardens in a private location, this unique home is perfect for family living.

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Sunday, July 1, 2018

Residential property company heylo recently signed the Armed Forces Covenant, pledging its commitment to fair treatment and support to the Armed Forces community, including regulars, reserves, veterans and their families. The signing took place in a ceremony held at Wellington Barracks

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Monday, June 4, 2018

Surrounded by stunning countryside, this spacious and spectacular home is perfect for modern family living

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Friday, February 24, 2017

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