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Events

Monday, October 8, 2018

A mini guide to bonfire events in and around Lancashire.

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Autumn
Monday, October 1, 2018

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

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Hidden on the borders of North Yorkshire & Lancashire’s countryside this Halloween is Thornton Hall Country Park’s secret school of Wizards & Witches!

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

There is plenty to do in Lancashire; here is our guide to Halloween in Lancashire to ensure you don’t miss a thing.

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Autumn Halloween

Restaurants

Thursday, October 11, 2018

A unique and relaxed restaurant and bar in the heart of Chorley in Lancashire.

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Friday, September 21, 2018

Cosy, warm and welcoming. Discover some of the county’s best places serving up food perfect for the new season

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Autumn
Friday, August 31, 2018

A £10million project has transformed a Victorian hotel into a Lakes spa resort with a brilliant pan-Asian restaurant. Roger Borrell reports.

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Derwentwater Asian Food Luxury Break

Places

In 1972, a hoard of ancient silver coins was discovered in Prestwich. These days, they’re hoping to strike gold with an unbeatable mix of community, creativity and independent shops but for one craftsperson, silver is still the way to go.

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Steps are being taken to bridge the divides that have grown between communities and made Blackburn one of the most segregated towns in the country.

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Blackburn

There is always something surprising in this old Lancashire village which attracts visitors from across the world

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Cartmel
Thursday, September 27, 2018

Britain’s biggest independent flower show attracts huge crowds and the admiration of BBC celebrities

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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

When it was announced The Willow Garden Project in Fleetwood was to be the recipient of BBC North West Garden created for The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Tatton Flower Show, there were cheers all round.

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Style

After she struggled to find chic clothes that fitted well, a mum from Ormskirk has launched a clothing business aimed at real women.

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How a derelict farm near Hawkshead was tranformed into a holistic retreat.

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Thursday, August 30, 2018

This is ‘me time’, with a star on top!

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Walks

Friday, October 12, 2018

Pendle Hill is one of the most iconic landmarks in Lancashire and you can enjoy the beautiful countryside, spectacular views and fascinating from a number of starting points in the Ribble Valley.

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Pendle Hill Ribble Valley Walks
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Our walks expert John Lenehan plots a scenic course that also provides a little Lancashire history.

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Monday, October 8, 2018

With the countryside turning stunning shades of red and gold, this is probably the best time to pull on your boots and go for a heavenly hike.

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Lake District Walks Autumn
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Many youngsters their age are content to play with their toys, but a Bowness brother and sister are happiest in their walking boots.

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Friday, September 21, 2018

The first ever National GetOutside Day takes place on Sunday 30 September with the aim of getting 1 million people active outdoors across the UK.

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Arts

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Rambert continue their long standing association with the Lowry with its first full length narrative dance work for over 30 years.

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Alan Hulme catches the National Theatre’s Macbeth at The Lowry before it embarks on a tour of UK and Ireland.

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Longways/Crosswise is an immersive, outdoor site-specific dance performance taking place on the coastline of Morecambe Bay. Review by David Upton

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Blackburn Drama Club stage their production of The Vicar of Dibley at the Blackburn Empire Theatre.

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Whether you’re a beginner, already a songwriter, or studying music at school or college, the Last Choir Singing Songwriting Contest might be exactly the right opportunity to allow your creative musical juices to flow.

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Theatre Reviews

Friday, October 5, 2018

Alan Hulme catches the National Theatre’s Macbeth at The Lowry before it embarks on a tour of UK and Ireland.

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Friday, September 28, 2018

Longways/Crosswise is an immersive, outdoor site-specific dance performance taking place on the coastline of Morecambe Bay. Review by David Upton

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Friday, September 28, 2018

Blackburn Drama Club stage their production of The Vicar of Dibley at the Blackburn Empire Theatre.

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Friday, September 21, 2018

While it’s unlikely Miss Trunchbull’s school, Crunchem Hall, will earn itself any Ofsted awards, Matilda The Musical is easily top of the class.

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Monday, August 20, 2018

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

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Photography

Friday, October 12, 2018

Fylde photographer Gregg Wolstenholme is getting rave reviews for his bird’s eye views of our world

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Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Spectacular views from the most remote part of the county.

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Friday, July 27, 2018

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

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photography Coniston

Competitions

Monday, October 8, 2018

Set in the spectacular scenery overlooking England’s longest lake, the Lake District’s first luxury resort is offering you the chance to enjoy the perfect getaway.

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

One lucky Living Edge reader can win a voucher for £100 to spend online at foreverunique.co.uk, the online fashion store launched by Real Housewife of Cheshire Seema Malhotra to bring fashion-lovers high-end style at affordable prices

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Food & Drink

Thursday, October 11, 2018

A unique and relaxed restaurant and bar in the heart of Chorley in Lancashire.

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Wednesdays - Cow & Carrot at The Butlers Arms

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Mondays - 2 for 1 Curries at The Butlers Arms

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Monday to Thursday - Pizza O’Clock

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Events

Monday, October 8, 2018

A mini guide to bonfire events in and around Lancashire.

Read Full Story »
Autumn
Monday, October 1, 2018

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

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Hidden on the borders of North Yorkshire & Lancashire’s countryside this Halloween is Thornton Hall Country Park’s secret school of Wizards & Witches!

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

There is plenty to do in Lancashire; here is our guide to Halloween in Lancashire to ensure you don’t miss a thing.

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Autumn Halloween

People

Friday, October 12, 2018

Lancashire actor and presenter Lisa Riley has gone from fat and happy to slim and ecstatic. She tells Roger Borrell how she changed her life

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Poulton people came together to give an historic church hall a major overhaul, as Stephen Spencer reports.

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Friday, October 5, 2018

Marketing Lancashire chief executive Rachel McQueen shares some of her best loved tastes of the county

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Many youngsters their age are content to play with their toys, but a Bowness brother and sister are happiest in their walking boots.

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Enthusiastic amateur musicians from Lancaster are celebrating a special anniversary with a series of concerts.

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Homes & Gardens

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

A spectacular family home that combines beautiful period features with a stylish modern interior

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Monday, September 24, 2018

A stunning new development of ten luxury lodges at Plas Farm Caravan Park, Nant Lodges is the ultimate in holiday home retreats.

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Monday, September 3, 2018

A modern oasis of daring design perfect for the luxury lifestyle.

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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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Monday, July 30, 2018

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

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Friday, February 24, 2017

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