Category Archive: lancashire

News, posts and releases on Lancashire in the North West of England.

Jan 16

Annual British Homing World Show Blackpool 21-22 January

The annual British Homing World Show is coming to Blackpool from the 21-22 January 2017. This year’s event marks a special occasion as it is the 40th anniversary that the Royal Pigeon Racing Association (RPRA) has held the event at the Winter Gardens, Blackpool. Show participants bring more than 2,000 homing pigeons making it the …

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Aug 15

Lancaster Music Festival 2016 Line-up Annouced

With less than ten weeks to go to the 2016 Lancaster Music Festival, the organising team are pleased to announce the headline acts for the main stage based in the prestigious surroundings of Lancaster Castle courtyard. Friday night will see thrash folk band Dead Man’s Hand playing from 8-9.30pm. Hundreds of festival goers were up …

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Jul 26

Dine with the Stars and Lancashire Market, Saturday 30th July

The city centre’s annual campaign promoting restaurants in Preston is back for 2016. Love Food Love Preston, a campaign from Preston’s Business Improvement District (BID), will showcase the city’s best places to eat and promote Preston’s vibrant and growing food scene. The month-long event launches on Saturday 30th July with two headline events, the Lancashire …

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Jul 23

Sun safety advice for outdoor workers

Outdoor workers are exposed to the elements all year round and this means that they are at an increased risk of developing skin cancer. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the UK and is on the rise – it kills 60 workers a year in Britain, which is why sun protection …

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