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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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The former home of Lancaster's witch finder has been given a reprieve after a death sentence caused by council cuts. Louise Bryning reports

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Lancaster

Paul Harrison looks back on a quarter of a century of achievement at one of the north's most successful holiday villages.

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Ribby Hall

This Lancashire community has had its challenges over the years but now things are looking up for the town - and its famous tower

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Bolton is full of remarkable characters and we spent a day in this fine town meeting people who make it tick.

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Bolton

A new generation of indoor gardeners are going potty for pot plants. Linda Viney meets one whose passion has produced the first green shoots of a business.

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New homes mean that Kirkby Lonsdale is growing but nothing has diminished its reputation as one of the region's loveliest places.

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Author Robert Nicholls reveals why Sunderland Point means so much to him

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Hawkshead may look like it has stepped back in time, with traffic-free streets and period buildings around a cobbled square, but it's home to some sharp, innovative business brains

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It has taken decades to achieve, but it's now full steam ahead for a major new Lakes attraction. Mike Glover reports.

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Windermere

This city-meets-country hotel has just celebrated its 20th anniversary with a revamp. Mairead Mahon finds out what makes it so popular

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Shopping at Manchester's famous emporium isn't just for students, tourists and celebs like Lady Gaga.

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Manchester Manchester

Morecambe is the setting for a gritty crime drama which has viewers on the edge of their seats, as Susan Griffin reports

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Morecambe

Morecambe prepares to flex its mussels as a major environmental tourist attraction, as Paul Mackenzie reports.

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Morecambe

There's plenty to admire in the neighbouring villages of Arnside and Silverdale, as Mike Glover reports.

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Arnside Silverdale

With big investment plans, a loyal community and busy events scene, people in Chorley are creating a winning formula.

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Chorley

A thriving arts scene, talented people and the re-launch of a popular trail are putting Clitheroe on the creative map.

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Clitheroe

Ad Feature Short break - The Bloomsbury

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Bloomsbury's literary past has always made good reading, but can the hotel of the same name add a fresh new chapter?

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