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Roger McGough 'the patron saint of poetry' explains why Formby is so special to him

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Once a landscape scarred by mining, this is now an internationally-important area for wildlife

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

John Lenehan guides us on a walk through a remote and historic stretch of Lancashire's coastline

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Working together is bringing results for creative people and businesses in the Ribble Valley

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Whalley

Wigan's new manifesto for change puts art and culture at the centre of the town's future

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Wigan
Friday, July 12, 2019

If you struggle to capture the majesty of that stunning Lake District landscape, one man may have the answer

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photography
Thursday, July 11, 2019

To launch our new series marking the turning of the seasons, Jon Flinn takes an early summer walk around Parbold

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The woman who wrote the best selling novel, Girl with a Pearl Earring, tells Lancashire Life why Pendle Hill means so much to her

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Pendle Hill
Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Many people attribute the grounds surrounding Stonyhurst College as a inspiration for JRR Tolkien, but the surrounding area is full of fantastic walks for Lord of the Rings fans, history buffs and avid ramblers.

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Stonyhurst

Wildlife

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Once a landscape scarred by mining, this is now an internationally-important area for wildlife

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Salthill Quarry is of special interest to geologists and ecologists alike but remains off the beaten track for many visitors to East Lancashire. The Wildlife Trusts' Alan Wright ponders why

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Monday, May 27, 2019

Heysham Moss is home to a variety of wildlife that is enjoyed by many local people, as Alan Wright discovers

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

We go in search of one of our rarest reptiles, a creature that would look more at home on a Caribbean beach. Lancashire Wildlife Trust's Molly Toal investigates

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

Dancing gastropods are just some of the delights found among housing estates at Moston Fairway.

Alan Wright spends a day exploring.

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Photography

Friday, July 12, 2019

If you struggle to capture the majesty of that stunning Lake District landscape, one man may have the answer

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photography
Thursday, April 25, 2019

When Nigel Hunter died he left a remarkable legacy of landscape and real life photography. Jane Watson spoke to his widow

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photography

Clitheroe's Inger Vandyke doesn't just travel the world taking stunning pictures of threatened species and communities facing destruction - she also provides practical help. She spoke to Irene Amiet/

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photography

Places

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Roger McGough 'the patron saint of poetry' explains why Formby is so special to him

Read Full Story »

Working together is bringing results for creative people and businesses in the Ribble Valley

Read Full Story »
Whalley

Wigan's new manifesto for change puts art and culture at the centre of the town's future

Read Full Story »
Wigan
Thursday, July 11, 2019

To launch our new series marking the turning of the seasons, Jon Flinn takes an early summer walk around Parbold

Read Full Story »

The woman who wrote the best selling novel, Girl with a Pearl Earring, tells Lancashire Life why Pendle Hill means so much to her

Read Full Story »
Pendle Hill

Walks

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

John Lenehan guides us on a walk through a remote and historic stretch of Lancashire's coastline

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Many people attribute the grounds surrounding Stonyhurst College as a inspiration for JRR Tolkien, but the surrounding area is full of fantastic walks for Lord of the Rings fans, history buffs and avid ramblers.

Read Full Story »
Stonyhurst
Wednesday, June 19, 2019

The Lake District is full of surprises - not least the number of its historic sites. Writer, photographer and walks expert Vivienne Crow shares some of her favourite hikes

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Lake District Lake District Walks
Wednesday, June 12, 2019

This five mile hike up Hartsop Dodd provides some of the region's most spectacular views, as John Lenehan discovered

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

The River Ribble passes through many of our towns and villages and some breathtaking countryside as it makes its 75 mile journey from its source in the Yorkshire Dales to the Ribble Estuary near Lytham and Southport, where it joins the Irish Sea. We pick a small selection of walks from our archive that feature the famous waterway.

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