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Lancashire Life magazine August 2018 – out in the shops or available to buy online now

PUBLISHED: 13:33 19 July 2018

Lancashire Life - August 2018

Lancashire Life - August 2018


A look inside the August 2018 issue of Lancashire Life


Feedback: Your news and views

Heroes on the Moors: The fight to halt the flames

Summer Days Out: 15 excellent adventures

Loyal and Local: Lytham’s card trick

Beautiful Bowland: Old house – modern ways

The real Mr McGregor: A Lakeland garden

Such a gem: What makes Keswick sparkle

Lakes walks: My favourite five

A lovely community: The people of Croston

Accrington: Having the last laugh

Lost letters: A visit to Mrs Gaskell’s home


Boho Baker: Taking things slowly

Pie Society: They’re the upper crust

What a lunch: An afternoon at stunning Gibbon Bridge


The region’s best guide to beautiful homes and luxurious interiors

An architectural gem in Dalton

Wild and wonderful Wasdale

Quilts and cushions


Swimwear that makes waves

Stunning summer frocks


A canal walk from Glasson

Super subscription offers

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