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Shed fire thought to be "malicious"

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The incident happened just off The Greyhound roundabout on the East Lancs

Woman taken to hospital following East Lancs crash

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Grace and Reece Lynch, centre, with mum Carole Lynch, Paul Carroll, of Wigan And Leigh Young Carers, and Astley Hire MD Stephen Dorricott.

Teenager is like ‘second mum’ to her brother, 13

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Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport

Most Britons think amount of waste generated at Christmas 'unacceptable'

Environment

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport

Under age drinking warning as study finds sixth of parents let young drink at 14

Health
Problems with ice are also being reported on the M65 between junctions 5 and 6.

Ice warning for Lancashire drivers

Transport
"ATM deserts" could be created

Link says it is 'committed to maintaining geographical coverage of free ATMs'

Business

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport
Problems with ice are also being reported on the M65 between junctions 5 and 6.

Ice warning for Lancashire drivers

Transport
The busiest days are predicted to be December 20, 21 and 22

Fears of four hour delays on roads over Christmas

Transport

Drivers admit getting behind wheel when they may have been over drink limit

Crime
Marie McConnell

Hunt for scammer who stole late mum's ring

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Gerrard Williams

Dad jailed for five years after torching home in drunken rage

Crime
Demi Pearson, 14, her eight-year-old brother Brandon and seven-year-old sister Lacie died in the blaze in Worsley, Greater Manchester, on Monday.

Two charged with murder over house fire that killed three children

Crime

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education
Young people are taking out substantial loans to pay for courses without much effective help and advice

Spending watchdog raises 'mis-selling' concern over university degree courses

Education

Flood hit schools and nurseries close across Lancashire

Education
Young people aged 11 to 16 will be urged to run to safety

Anti-terror attack advice for pupils aged 11 to 16 made available for schools

Education
Children should be able to try out "the many cloaks of identity" without being labelled or bullied

Young should not be bullied for exploring their identity, says Church of England

Education

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport
"ATM deserts" could be created

Link says it is 'committed to maintaining geographical coverage of free ATMs'

Business

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

News
Ashley Highfield

New reporters 'to hold local councils to account'

Business
Gareth Fairhurst

Council probe launched in community funding row

News
Yvonne Fovargue

Lives being put at risk by brigade cuts, MP claims

Politics
John Asquith, Operations Manager of Preston Bus

£1m boost for county bus services

News

Most Britons think amount of waste generated at Christmas 'unacceptable'

Environment
Many Britons  are still nervous about clearing snow for fear of getting punished

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

Environment
The regulator said it wants suppliers to "go the extra mile" and take firmer action on tackling leaks

Water watchdog vows to cut bills for households in England and Wales

Environment
Christmas calf show at Myerscough College

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education

Under age drinking warning as study finds sixth of parents let young drink at 14

Health
Be prepared for those questions

How to answer 9 of the most challenging questions kids love to ask

Health
Plain dried pasta and noodles are still free

Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

Health
Men are also more susceptible to complications

Enormous televisions and reclining chairs recommended in fight against man flu

Health
Peppa Pig is broadcast in more than 180 countries

Peppa Pig blamed for 'inappropriate use of Primary Care Services'

Arts