A father-of-three from Clitheroe and one of the UK's top senior age-group duathletes is partnering with Rosemere Cancer Foundation to raise awareness of prostate cancer having himself competed throughout his own treatment for the condition.
Millions of dogs could be at risk of contracting a deadly disease according to new research, which shows that almost half of UK dog-owners are completely unaware of what the parasite lungworm is and how to prevent it.
For the first time since 2010, there has been investment in Lancashire's police force after it was announced that a council tax increase has been used to pay for a new dedicated task force of police officers.
A 65-year-old man from Clitheroe has claimed a stunning age-group victory in the iconic Alpe D’huez Duathlon in France despite finishing treatment for aggressive and advanced stage four prostate cancer just four months ago.
A Clitheroe student has completed a gruelling triathlon challenge of a six-mile swim in Lake Windermere, the Windermere Marathon, and a 30-mile cycle to raise over £4,000 for mental health charity, The Charlie Waller Memorial Trust.
The North West has some of the worst job prospects in the country as companies delay hiring while they wait to see what happens with Brexit, according to the latest Employment Outlook Survey from ManpowerGroup.
Properties in Burnley are worth just £5,000 more than they were over five years ago while London properties in that time have increased in value by over £120,000, with top urban policy research think-tank Centre for Cities blaming planning policy for widened the already-gaping North-South wealth divide.
Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner has announced a further £200k-investment in efforts to reduce re-offending almost one year on from launching his dedicated fund which has seen over £250k provided to 17 projects so far.