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Blackpool firm in food recall

A Blackpool company is at the centre of a food warning after watchdogs issued a recall on some frozen products.

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Health store

Where are the best health stores?

Selling anything from vitamins, protein shakes, nuts and vegetables health stores are a useful place to stock up on the essentials.

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Macdonald Gisborough Hall Hotel

Travel review: Guisborough, England

Opinion is divided over Brexit – but one thing is for sure – it’s a great way of making sure we stay home and explore the incredible nation that is Great Britain.

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Kamal Kaan and Rohit Gokani

New Lowther show cooks up a storm

A brand new production, which is part play, park cookery demonstration, will be visiting the Lowther Pavilion as part of its UK Tour.

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A view of the looms, at Progress Mill, in October 1953

Some ‘reel’ interesting pictures of historic Fylde textile mill at work

These wonderful pictures show a piece of Kirkham’s rich past as a mill town.

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Poinsettia will thrive in the right conditions, but keep a daily check on its water requirements.

Daylight and warmth key to long plant life

Indoor entertainment, such as that forced on gardeners by seasonal celebrations and inclement weather, has been a welcome break from the cold feet and fingers that winter work outdoors brings.

The Waterhead Hotel is just a stones throw from Lake Windermere.

Travel review: Lakeside splendour in Ambleside

Winding along the road in bright sunshine it was difficult to imagine the storm  devastation that just 12 months ago had crippled this part of Cumbria.

Donal Skehan.

Interview: From crooning to cooking for former boyband star Donal Skehan

A decade ago, young Donal Skehan was plying his trade as a pop star, showcasing his dance moves and– “the most mortifying aspect of it” – wearing matching white training outfits to the gym with his Streetwize bandmates.

Laughs aplenty at travel show

Laughs aplenty at travel show

If you’re looking for a distraction from the dismal January weather then the Winter Gardens might have the trick.

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Chris Dee, Booths

Booths celebrates best ever Christmas sales

Food and drink retailer Booths has celebrated its best ever Christmas sales.

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Pigeon show

Top things to do at the weekend (January 20 to 22)

Here is our guide of things to do this weekend in Lancashire.

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Motivated Fitness, Tarleton

Lancashire recommends.... top independent gyms

As January appears to be the month where gyms experience the highest amount of new joiners, we take a look at the most popular independent gyms in the area.

Britpop favourites Cast and singer-songwriter KT Tunstall to headline festival

Britpop favourites Cast and singer-songwriter KT Tunstall to headline festival

Britpop favourites Cast and singer-wongwriter KT Tunstall have been confirmed as the headliners for one of the region’s fastest growing music festivals.

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Blackpool Wedding Videos' Lauren Wingate launched her business after success at a friend's wedding

Lauren’s business puts love in focus

A Poulton mum has launched her own business inspired by praise for her work at a friend’s wedding.

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Sophie Ward and her friend Matthew during the Route 66 trip

USA food inspires Lancashire author

Travelling down the famous Route 66 has given one author an idea for a food-inspired book.

The Dunes Cafe, Blackpool

Lancashire recommends... great places to go for a fry-up

Readers have voted and here are the top places to go for an English breakfast.

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Chinese buffet to give cash to charity

A Blackpool buffet is celebrating its 10th birthday with a generous £500 charity donation.

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Work is being carried out at Poulton

Passengers warned of weekend rail closures

Passengers are being advised to always plan their journeys as the next phase of the major work to upgrade the railway between Preston and Blackpool gets under way.

Amy Johnson

Heroine’s disappearence a mystery 76 years on

It has long been held as one of the great mysteries from the golden age of aviation.

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