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March 2018

Working Class Oral History Archive Session

Wesleyan Sunday School Centenary 1906 - Market Square Lancaster
at Lancaster Library LA1 1HY

The City Council Budget: Left & Right perspectives

Lancaster City Council logo
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 14:04: Lancaster City Council has approved its budget for the coming year. The two main parties on the council, Conservative and Labour, have sent us their comments about it and here is what they had to say.

Local legal eagles back CancerCare as Charity of the Year

Wright & Lord Charity of the Year cheque presentation
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 13:29: Local solicitors Wright & Lord have named CancerCare North Lancashire and South Cumbria its ‘Charity of the Year’ for 2018, as members of staff have been affected by cancer and some have used CancerCare’s services.

International Women's Day Celebration - Wellbeing

at Central Lancaster High School, Crag Road, Lancaster LA1 3LS

Working Class Oral History Archive seeks participants for new film

Wesleyan Sunday School Centenary 1906 - Market Square Lancaster
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 12:53: People from Lancaster are invited to be part of a documentary film comparing life now with that of their ancestors 100 years ago.

Music Workshop with Trio Morvan

at Gregson Centre, Lancaster LA1 3PY

Debating the Strike

at Gregson Centre, Lancaster LA1 3PY

New Social Justice book includes 'LANDED (Freeman's Wood) Project

They hang the man and flog the woman that steals the goose from off the common, but let the greater villain loose, that steals the common from the goose.
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 12:09: A new book includes a chapter on StoreyG2’s “LANDED (Freeman's Wood)” project. The book, entitled "Contested Property Claims : What Disagreement Tell Us about Ownership", is part of a series on Social Justice.

Climate change expert speaks out against fracking at PNR

Climate Change expert John Ashton speaks out against fracking
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 10:23: During this week's ‘Green Monday’ event at Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road fracking site, local residents and campaigners opposed to fracking were joined by John Ashton CBE, the former Special Representative for Climate Change at the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

Lancaster City Council approves its 2018/19 budget

Lancaster City Council logo
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 15:58: Lancaster City Council has set its budget for 2018/19, with a focus on a wide-ranging programme of investment to ensure the district thrives as a vibrant regional centre, while battling continued central government funding cuts.

County Council battling severe weather to keep vital services running

Snow covered branch
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 15:54: Lancashire County Council is working hard to keep traffic moving, and ensure vital support is delivered to the most vulnerable, in spite of the severe weather which is particularly affecting the east of the county.

Bird Fun for all the Family

Forest Friends logo
at Higher Heysham Woods, Half Moon Bay, Heysham

Plant a Tree for Wildlife

Forest Friends logo
at Levens Drive Woods, Levens Drive, Heysham

Plant a Tree for Wildlife

Forest Friends logo
at Carnforth Cemetery Woods, Highfield, Carnforth

Exhibition: Balance of Probability

Contemporary Art Exhibition
at King Street Studios, Lancaster LA1 1JN