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Yesterday, 17:37

A thrilling new stage adaptation of a time-honoured tale that should satisfy anyone’s bloodlust.

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Yesterday, 17:38

The fictional meeting between the poet WH Auden and the composer Benjamin Britten is portrayed in this Alan Bennett play.

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Lytham Hall was the spectacular setting for a glittering weekend of steam engines, tractors, cars and family fun.

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Barrowford is one of Lancashire’s most stylish towns but it also has some quirky tales to tell

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Friday, November 9, 2018

Jonathan Harvey’s play celebrates its 25th anniversary at the Dukes in Lancaster

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The busy West Lancashire village of Parbold scores highly for natural beauty and community spirit

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The two-and-a-half year initiative to preserve the remains of the copper mines.

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Coniston
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Books by Lancashire writer Paula Daly are being filmed in the Lakes by the Broadchurch team for a six-part TV drama starring Rochdale’s Anna Friel

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Fact and fiction merge to create a tale of murder and kidnap in a novel based on Rufford Old Hall by National Trust volunteer Margaret Lambert

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The last production to come to Keswick’s Theatre by the Lake (TBTL) before the Christmas season is a powerful, thought-provoking story which presents dementia and which seeks to present the condition from the point of view of the sufferer rather than supporters.

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Wildlife

Friday, November 2, 2018

With carpets of damp fallen leaves and rotting deadwood covering woodlands, autumn is the time when fungi of all shapes and sizes thrive. The Lancashire Wildlife Trust’s Molly Toal explores the mushroom kingdom.

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Friday, September 14, 2018

The site was designated Lancashire’s first ever ‘Local Nature Reserve’ in 1968 and is also designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest.

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Lytham
Thursday, August 30, 2018

A new survey method could unlock the secrets of the bog bush cricket in Lancashire following their discovery on Little Woolden Moss, Lancashire Wildlife Trust’s Ellie Sherlock joins the search.

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Thursday, August 2, 2018

After years of damaging peat extraction Lancashire’s mosslands are being restored. The Wildlife Trust campaigns manager Alan Wright visits two – Cadishead Moss and Little Woolden Moss in Salford

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Monday, July 16, 2018

Water vole numbers have plummeted in the last 10 years caused mainly by a 30 per cent decline in their habitats. The Carbon Landscape’s Katie Chambers goes on a search for these rare mammals.

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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

Places

Lytham Hall was the spectacular setting for a glittering weekend of steam engines, tractors, cars and family fun.

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Barrowford is one of Lancashire’s most stylish towns but it also has some quirky tales to tell

Read Full Story »

The busy West Lancashire village of Parbold scores highly for natural beauty and community spirit

Read Full Story »

The two-and-a-half year initiative to preserve the remains of the copper mines.

Read Full Story »
Coniston
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Books by Lancashire writer Paula Daly are being filmed in the Lakes by the Broadchurch team for a six-part TV drama starring Rochdale’s Anna Friel

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Walks

Friday, October 26, 2018

John Lenehan grabs his broomstick and takes us on a journey through some of Lancashire’s loveliest countryside.

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Ribble Valley Walks Pendle Hill
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Canicross is one of the fastest growing sports and it has arrived in the Lake District. Irene Rothery reports

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Dogs Lake District 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

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