Send us your selfies!

We want your selfie pics!
We want your selfie pics!
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Forget ‘twerk’, ‘binge-watch’ or ‘showrooming’, ‘Selfie’ is the buzzword of 2013.

Named as the word of the year by the Oxford English Dictionary, ‘Selfie’ has evolved from a simple hashtag device into a commonly-used phrase to term a self-portrait photograph.

Now we’re asking you to send us your best selfie .... pop it on an email to

And, to help raise awareness of Lancashire Day on November 27th, Marketing Lancashire and partners Dewlay Cheesemakers of Garstang and Bashall Barn, in Twitter Lane, Bashall Eaves, have launched a social media campaign to invite Lancastrians and visitors to Say Cheese For Lancashire Day and pose for their best selfies.

To get involved take your ‘selfie’ or simply a photo of your favourite Lancashire day out, Lancashire Cheese recipe or ‘cheesey’ smile and upload to Facebook or Flickr, or tweet it on Twitter using the hashtag #Lancashireday.

Research suggested ‘selfie’ has risen in frequency in the English language by 17,000% in the last year.

It is defined by Oxford Dictionaries as “a photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically with a smartphone or webcam and uploaded to a social media website”