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August 2016

Local Cinema Round-Up for the 31st August to 8th September 2016

For up to date local cinema links and day-by-day listings of what's showing on local screens every week visit the Virtual-Lancaster Cinema Page. Read on for the weekly round-up, and reviews. During this period, three new releases make it to the local screens.

Local Cinema Round-Up for the 24th August to 1st September 2016

For up to date local cinema links and day-by-day listings of what's showing on local screens every week visit the Virtual-Lancaster Cinema Page. Read on for the weekly round-up, and reviews. Just four new releases make it to the local screens during this period. There is a biopic about the jazz legend Chet Barker in Born to be Blue (15) and violent action with The Purge: Election Year (15).

Talkzone offers advice for Lancashire's young people after exam results - and more

Lancashire students who have either received their A-level results or are waiting for their GCSE results are reminded that help, support and guidance is available from 'Talkzone', Lancashire County Council's advice service. Young people between the ages of 12 and 19 can access this support by telephone, text, webtalk, email and Facebook.

Local Cinema Round-Up for the 17th to 25th August 2016

For up to date local cinema links and day-by-day listings of what's showing on local screens every week visit the Virtual-Lancaster Cinema Page. Read on for the weekly round-up, and reviews. This is an excellent period for new releases with nine films making their debut on the local screens.

Local Cinema Round-Up for the 10th to 18th August 2016

For up to date local cinema links and day-by-day listings of what's showing on local screens every week visit the Virtual-Lancaster Cinema Page. Read on for the weekly round-up, and reviews. Six new releases make it to the screen this period. There is adult comedy with Mike and Dave need Wedding Dates (15) and Maggie's Plan (15).

County Council Cuts Consultation Ends Soon

A screenshot of Lancashire County Council's interactive map identifying planned cuts to local services - as well as those that are continuingThere are just days left to have your say on Lancashire County Council's property review.

Wind in the Willows at Lancaster Castle tonight

A quick reminder that The Wind in the Willows is coming to Lancaster Castle today. After last year's sell out production of Alice in Wonderland, Attic Door will be returning to this historic building today, Friday 5th and tomorrow, Saturday 6th August, at 6.00pm and 8.00pm in a brand new family friendly promenade production.

Local Cinema Round-Up for the 3rd to 11th August 2016

For up to date local cinema links and day-by-day listings of what's showing on local screens every week visit the Virtual-Lancaster Cinema Page. Read on for the weekly round-up, and reviews. There are four new releases being shown this period. We have adult humour with Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (15) and Men Chicken (15). Superhero adventure comes with Suicide Squad (15).

MP takes 'Chats with Cat' to villages

Cat Smith MPCat Smith, Member of Parliament for Lancaster and Fleetwood, is expanding her summer programme of meetings with parish councils and hosting ‘Chats with Cat’ to allow village residents to come and raise issues with her.