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The Ulverston Bank Clock - a focus for controversy

If you have been to Ulverston, then you will have seen the Bank Clock in the town centre. If you have wondered about its history then this book by is for you. It reveals the controversial events that have dogged this structure at regular intervals since 1845.

Virtual Tour — Williamson Park

You can see the Ashton Memorial, which is in Williamson Park, from the M6 motorway and from miles around. This is the story I was told about it, which is probably a tissue of untruths. Feel free to get in touch and put us right!

The Lancashire Witches

In 1612, in the area that is now playing fields across the road from Williamson Park, 9 people were hanged for witchcraft. They are known as the Lancashire or Pendle Witches.

The Cross Bay Walk

The Morecambe Bay Cross Bay Walk is a popular activity by which many local charities raise funds. Each summer hundreds of adults and children safely complete these walks — but the Bay is treacherous and no Cross-Bay activity should be undertaken without the direct supervision of a qualified Guide.

Virtual-Lancaster's Guide for Extra-Terrestrial Visitors

Friendly Extra-Terrestrials can be sure of a warm welcome in Lancaster & Morecambe. We'd like you to enjoy and make the very most of your visit so here is some special information to help you.

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