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April 2017

Lancashire faces 'Perfect Storm' of Service Cuts, says Council Candidate

Matthew Whittaker, Labour County Council Candidate for Lancaster Rural East
Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 19:22: Lancashire is facing a 'perfect storm of crises in our everyday lives' due to government budget and service cuts, according to Matthew Whittaker, who is standing as the Labour Party candidate for Lancaster Rural East in the Lancashire County Council elections this Thursday.

Urban Foraging Walk

Lime Blossom
at Starts Dacrelands Clinic, Lancaster, LA1 2DU

Bat Walk

at Furness Street Green, Lancaster LA1 5QZ

Halton Garden Safari and Open Village

Beautiful garden from the last Halton Garden Safari
at The Centre @ Halton

Halton Garden Safari and Open Village

at The Centre @ Halton

Lancaster & District Conservation Volunteers

Lancaster & District Conservation Volunteers
at Bee, Bird and Butterfly Garden, Hazelwood Farm, Silverdale

Four jailed following kidnap and assault incidents in Lancaster and Morecambe

John Edwards, David Lee, Danny Noon and Damian Yates
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 17:01: Four men who brutally assaulted one man and kidnapped another in Morecambe and Lancaster have been jailed for a total of more than 50 years.

Lancaster University research suggests natural flood management could have made a ‘significant difference’ during Storm Desmond

Flooding Image - Lancaster University
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 16:45: Extensive natural flood management such as tree planting could reduce flooding even in extreme events like Storm Desmond, according to a new modelling study by Lancaster University researchers and partner organisatons.

Lancaster University in top ten universities in the UK

Lancaster Univeristy students
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 16:34: Lancaster is ranked ninth out of 129 universities in the Complete University Guide 2018, maintaining its position from last year.

Tackling knife crime on Lancashire’s streets

Trust Ed Logo
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 16:05: Lancashire Constabulary is supporting a week of action aimed at reducing knife crime.

'May' Meeting. Lancaster 48%

at The Toll House Inn, Lancaster LA1 1XT

Estuary search underway for missing Lancaster man Ben Heron

Ben Heron
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 22:35: A large-scale search is underway for Lancaster man Ben Heron, 39, who is believed to have walked into the water at Conder Green on Wednesday. Helicopters and search teams on foot have been scouring the coast and the Lune Estuary. Police are appealing for witnesses and information.

Ian McNabb - Icicle Works frontman on tour

Ian MacNabb 2014
at Yorkshire House, Lancaster LA1 1DB

Ian McNabb - Icicle Works frontman back in Lancaster in May

Ian MacNabb 2014
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 12:29: Legendary Liverpool singer-songwriter Ian McNabb will be bringing his electric – acoustic tour to the Yorkshire House in Lancaster at 8:30pm on Saturday 27 May 2017, performing tracks from his latest release ‘Star, Smile, Strong’’ in addition to songs from his solo career and Icicle Works days.

The railways of Barrow through the lens of Michael Andrews

'The Furness Railway - A History' by Michael Andrews
at Royal Station Hotel, Carnforth LA5 9BT

Lancaster's New Nature Trail Opened at Claver Hill

The herb garden at Claver Hill, Lancaster
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 19:35: The new nature trail at Lancaster's Claver Hill community farm was officially opened by Councillor Tim Hamilton-Cox at a community event on Saturday 15 April. About 150 people attended, enjoying free refreshments supplied by local supermarkets. The nature trail will be open Fridays and Sundays.

Lancaster and Environs Arts Round-up from 26th April 2017

Man and child riding on a train.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 15:56: A round-up of arts events and reviews in Lancaster and the surrounding region from 26th April 2017

Lancaster Ramblers, evening walk at Jenny Brown's Point

Ramblers Association
at Riverside Car Park, Lancaster LA1 1BB

Lancaster Ramblers, evening walk at Jubilee Tower

Ramblers Association
at Riverside Car Park, Lancaster LA1 1BB

Lancaster Ramblers walk at Patterdale, Lake District

Ramblers Association
at Riverside Car Park, Lancaster LA1 1BB

Lancaster Ramblers walk at Ravonstonedale, HENP

Ramblers Association
at Riverside Car Park, Lancaster LA1 1BB

Lancaster Ramblers, afternoon walk at Scorton

Ramblers Association
at Riverside Car Park, Lancaster LA1 1BB

Lancaster Ramblers walk from Dolphinholme to Abbeystead

Ramblers Association
at Riverside Car Park, Lancaster LA1 1BB

Lancaster Ramblers walk at at Burton in Kendal

Ramblers Association
at Riverside Car Park, Lancaster LA1 1BB

Lancaster Ramblers walk at Abbeystead, Bowland

Ramblers Association
at Riverside Car Park, Lancaster LA1 1BB

Continuing Learning Group Lunchtime Lecture: Nuclear Energy Safety

at Fylde Lecture Theatre 3, Lancaster University

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Lancaster Priory

Mediaeval Gothic priory church among trees
Architecturally impressive, superbly situated and steeped in history, Lancaster Priory is well worth a visit.  

Bayt Student Housing Lancaster

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Musical Evening with Deco Delight

at St Paul's Parish Hall, Scotforth, Lancaster

Save Our Schools March & Rally

Save Our Schools March & Rally poster
at Dalton Square, Lancaster LA1 1PJ

The Savage Prunes play live

at Gregson Centre, Lancaster LA1 3PY

Down by the Riverside Festival

Down by the Riverside Festival
at Dolphinholme House Farm, Dolphinholme LA2 9DJ

Don't forget to Register to Vote for the General Election

Voting slip
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 11:56: With a general election set to take place on 8th June 2017, it is important you register to vote by midnight on 22 May and then use your vote on the day. You can register online in just 5 minutes at https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote.

Milhost: Technical Support & Web Hosting

Milhost - Technical Support & Web Hosting
Milhost offer a wide range of affordable, straightforward IT support services in Lancaster and the surrounding area. We provide small businesses, start-ups, charities and even landlords with affordable, on-call IT support, hosting and project management. 

Review of Imagine Heaven

Review of: Imagine Heaven: An Exhibition of Words and Art by Jill Bradley

Imagine Heaven: An Exhibition of Words and Art by Jill Bradley

Imagine heaven, pictures forming part of this exhibition
at Thomas Storey Gallery, The Storey, Meeting House Ln, Lancaster, LA1 1TH

Conversations with Author Paul Farley

Poster advertising the poet and author Paul Farley
at Waterstones Bookshop, 2-8 King Street, Lancaster, LA1 1JN

Dogs Trust Community Event. Free Microchipping

at Barton Rd Community Centre, Lancaster LA1 4ER

Lancaster Day Trip to Preston New Rd Fracking Site

at Meet Lancaster Train Station

Film screening: 'Carnage' (2011)

Carnage poster
at The Borough, Lancaster LA1 1PP

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