Travel: Zagreb grabbed hold of my heart in whirlwind visit to a hidden gem

There are some places that are hidden gems and despite being the Croatian capital, Zagreb is often overlooked as a destination in its own right.

Have you been sick while on holiday?

Brits could be banned from all-inclusive holidays - unless they stop making fake ‘food-poisoning’ claims

UK holidaymakers could be banned from all-inclusive breaks unless they stop making bogus food poisoning claims, tour operators have warned.

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Inside the Dingles' cottage at the Emmerdale Studio Experience

Cross over to Yorkshire for a tour of Emmerdale

For hundreds of years, there has been a bit of a friendly rivalry between Lancastrians and Yorkshire folk.

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Kids will love the new Ninjago ride.

Travel: Incredible fun to be had for all as Lego resort opens brand new world

Master your destiny, summon the spirit of Wu and become a Lego ninja warrior for a day at Legoland Ninjago World.

Hoghton Tower

Lancashire recommends.... Tourist attractions

Readers have voted.

Phil Kelsall celebrates 40 years playing the organ at the Tower Ballroom

Record-breaking Phil Kelsall is celebrating 40 years of playing the organ at the iconic Tower Ballroom

Dancing a dramatic tango on the hallowed floor of Blackpool Tower Ballroom is a dream for many a dancer.

The Libertines - coming to Blackpool's Empress Ballroom

Blackpool date for Libertines

One of the biggest acts on the British alternative music scene are set to stop off in Blackpool as part of a whistle-stop tour of the British seaside.

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Where are the best tourist attractions in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

The historic caverns which are now an innovative attraction.

Travel: ‘Hanging tough’ for underground adventures in old slate mining town

It used to be the slate capital of the world, tiling the roofs of customers across the globe thanks to its international reputation for outstanding quality.

Ceri Dupree at Viva for Blackpool Pride

Go along for the P-ride

Stars set to shine this weekend as Blackpool’s Pride Festival takes place.
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Titanic The Musical will come to Blackpool Opera House in 2018

Musicals galore as Opera House announces 2018 shows

A triple bill of new musicals goes on sale at Blackpool Opera House today – and Blackpool’s own stage star Jodie Prenger is urging people to come out and support them.

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Blackpool Road in Clifton

Biker hospitalised after crashing into fence

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after falling off his bike and into a fence.
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The Sand Bar.

Travel: Traditional meets modern around pristine beaches and perfect water

IF you’ve ever begun missing a holiday destination before you’ve even departed you have an idea of what it’s like to experience Dusit Thani Maldives.

Garden centre

Where are the best garden centres in Lancashire?

Are you a proud gardener?
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There's so much to see and do in Paris.

Travel: Walking on air in beautiful city with so much to see...

The only problem with travelling to Paris from some regional airports – Doncaster Sheffield in our case – is that you get spoiled.

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Windy Harbour

Lancashire recommends.... Caravan parks

Readers have voted. Here are the best caravan parks in the county

Planning on a bank holiday getaway?

Flight delay predictions ahead of half-term bank holiday

Thousands of Brits jetting off on city breaks this weekend could be faced with flight delays to popular European destinations.

Caravan park

Where are the best caravan parks in Lancashire?

With the Bank Holiday weekend around the corner, thoughts turn to a quick and local get-away.

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Inglewood Boutique, Chorley

Lancashire recommends.... guest houses and B&Bs

Whether you are staying overnight in a different town or need somewhere to put up visiting relatives, here is a list of guest houses and bed and breakfasts as voted by readers.

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The cast of Dreamgirls at Blackpool Pleasure Beach. The show stars Amber Riley (formerly of TV show Glee) - right of Spongebob, and Blackpool performer Ashley Luke Lloyd - front right, kneeling

Dream team takes time out from West End for Blackpool break

Fans of the hit TV show Glee might have thought they were in a dream at Blackpool Pleasure Beach yesterday, as one of the stars of the series took time out from her West End role to relax in the resort.
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