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Lancashire County Council plans to develop Preston motorway site - BBC News
A plan to develop business, industrial and leisure facilities near a motorway in Lancashire as part of a £430m project has been announced. Lancashire County Council has drawn up the proposal, which could create 2,500 jobs, for a 160 acre (65 hectare ...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:36:08 GMT
Warning over firefighter's strike - Lancashire Evening Post
Lancashire residents are being warned to be vigilant as the county's firefighters carry out a four day strike. Around half of all crews will be available between 6pm on Friday and 6pm on Tuesday as members of The Fire Brigades Union walk out in a ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:10:57 GMT
Lancashire firefighters urging residents to 'stay safe and stick to organised ... - Lancashire Telegraph
LANCASHIRE'S firefighters are encouraging people to stay safe during the Bonfire Night period by attending a properly organised bonfire party. The fire service has warned that bonfires and home firework displays need a lot of planning if they are to be ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:25:23 GMT
Worry over illegal bird of prey killing - Lancashire Evening Post
Anne Selby, chief executive of The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside, said: “It is worrying to read the Birdcrime report and to hear that Lancashire is among the worst counties for bird of prey persecution. The report again ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:08:17 GMT
Armed raid terror for East Lancashire IT firm's staff - Lancashire Telegraph
AN armed gang brandishing knives and metal bars threatened terrified staff at an East Lancashire IT retail firm before making off with two pallets full of goods. Three men wearing balaclavas burst into Micro Peripherals on the Altham Industrial Estate ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:06:34 GMT