Lancashire

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Ex-Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson no longer under investigation by Lancashire police
Force launched inquiry in 2013 after allegations of financial irregularity over fleet maintenance contract

Mark Brown North of England correspondent

20, Apr, 2022 @11:50 AM

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Campaigning mother of murdered 20-year-old Sophie Lancaster dies suddenly
Sylvia Lancaster set up charity after daughter was killed in ‘savage’ attack in Lancashire in 2007

Tobi Thomas

13, Apr, 2022 @1:28 PM

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Cuadrilla allowed to delay closure of Lancashire fracking wells
Regulator gives gas exploration company another year to plug wells, amid UK energy security concerns

Rob Davies and Helena Horton

31, Mar, 2022 @3:10 PM

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Mother of woman killed for dressing as a goth says she feels ‘ignored’
Exclusive: Sophie Lancaster’s killer to be freed from prison but Sylvia says she has been given no explanation

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

27, Mar, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Sanjeev Datt Sharma obituary
Other lives: Surgeon and IVF specialist who worked for the NHS for nearly 40 years

Iona Datt Sharma

16, Mar, 2022 @11:16 AM

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Val Robinson obituary
One of England’s best hockey players known for her trademark body swerve and for winning the BBC’s Superstars competition

Peter Mason

28, Feb, 2022 @5:49 PM

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We banished fracking once in Lancashire, and we’ll do it again | Barbara Richardson
As a campaign veteran, I know people here won’t stand for the latest attempt to use the energy crisis to save a dying industry, says Frack Free Lancashire member Barbara Richardson

Barbara Richardson

21, Feb, 2022 @9:00 AM

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David Frost joins Tory MPs in calls for return of fracking in UK
Letter in favour of shale gas extraction is another indication of party battle over environmental issues

Peter Walker Political correspondent

13, Feb, 2022 @2:27 PM

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Lancashire grants planning permission for Eden Project North
Northern outpost of ecological attraction could open in 2024 if government stumps up startup cash

Helen Pidd North of England editor

31, Jan, 2022 @2:07 PM

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‘Don’t write me off because I’m in a wheelchair’: Manchester Arena survivor takes on Kilimanjaro
Martin Hibbert, who was 5 metres from the deadly explosion, is now tackling Africa’s highest mountain

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

21, Jan, 2022 @4:21 PM

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Man killed and two seriously injured in Lancashire bridge collapse
Eleven people were thrown from all-terrain vehicle and trailer when crossing on farm gave way

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

19, Jan, 2022 @10:56 AM

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Telling local stories of slavery in Lancaster | Letter
Letter: Prof Alan Rice on the importance of uncovering hidden histories across the country

Letters

13, Jan, 2022 @5:49 PM

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