Lancashire

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Look to old Lancashire for a gender-neutral pronoun | Letter
Letter: Marion Seed on the word used by her maternal grandmother to refer to both male and female individuals

Letters

13, Nov, 2022 @6:38 PM

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‘Balm for the soul’: my beloved, blissful walk in the Forest of Bowland
This magical place is a history-imbued, gives-you-goosebumps expanse of fells, moors and farmland – with a fabulous pub at the end

Rachel Cooke

30, Oct, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Tory-led council votes to demand Truss stick to no fracking pledge
Fylde council, home to Preston New Road shale gas site in Lancashire, unanimously backs motion

Helen Pidd North of England editor

13, Oct, 2022 @1:15 PM

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Doubts engulf dig to find body of Moors murder victim Keith Bennett
No remains found after week on Saddleworth Moor as forensic scientists question information provided by amateur investigator

Robyn Vinter

07, Oct, 2022 @2:52 PM

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EDF considers extending life of two UK nuclear plants due to energy crisis
Hartlepool and Heysham 1, operational for four decades, are due to close in 2024 but EDF says that is under review

Alex Lawson Energy correspondent

28, Sep, 2022 @5:35 PM

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Rees-Mogg should make his constituency first to be fracked, says Tory MP
Mark Menzies challenges business secretary to ‘lead by example’ and start drilling in North East Somerset

Helena Horton Environment reporter

23, Sep, 2022 @9:27 AM

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‘We will oppose this’: Truss fracking plans met with anger and dismay in Lancashire
Preston New Road activists promise to regroup to fight Cuadrilla until fracking in UK is banned for good

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

08, Sep, 2022 @4:28 PM

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Joseph Delaney obituary
Children’s author whose popular series beginning with The Spook’s Apprentice drew on Lancashire history and folklore

Julia Eccleshare

02, Sep, 2022 @4:12 PM

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‘It’s going to hit everyone’: warning from town with highest inflation in England
High levels of poverty and poor home energy efficiency make Burnley’s inflation rate 11.5%

Mabel Banfield-Nwachi

25, Aug, 2022 @12:28 PM

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Walking Pendle Hill’s new trail: the Two Toms
Honouring two giants of UK hiking, this 25-mile Lancashire route links to the Pennine Way – and finally frees the hill from its witchcraft associations

Chris Moss

25, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Crown Paints advert triggers complaints of misogyny and sexism
Watchdog considering whether to investigate after receiving 215 complaints over Hannah and Dave ad

Mark Brown North of England correspondent

16, Aug, 2022 @11:21 AM

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‘Cricket is everything’: Adnan Miakhel’s England dreams alive as asylum granted
Talented teenager who escaped militia fighters in Afghanistan caught Freddie Flintoff’s attention during BBC series

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

07, Aug, 2022 @1:31 PM

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