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Dogs sniff out illegal tobacco in East Lancs

Friday, 27th February 2015 (PR15/0088)

SNIFFER dogs helped to discover large amounts of illegal tobacco in raids carried out by Lancashire County Council Trading Standards Service in Accrington, Rossendale, Burnley, Nelson and Colne in the last fortnight.



Lancashire County Council welcomes new rail investment

Friday, 27th February 2015 (PR15/0087)

Lancashire County Council has welcomed the announcement that new franchises for rail services across the north will see significant investment, resulting in better connections, faster journeys and more room for passengers on peak-time trains.



County councillors ask Government to publish full shale gas report

Thursday, 26th February 2015 (PR15/0086)

Lancashire county councillors have voted unanimously to call on the Government to publish a full version of a report about the potential impact of a shale gas industry on the rural economy.



Architects wanted for listed Lancashire landmark

Tuesday, 24th February 2015 (PR15/0085)

An international architectural competition to develop designs for Preston’s iconic bus station has been launched today by Lancashire County Council, in partnership with Preston Youth Zone.



Railway heritage award unveiled at Crook O'Lune bridge

Tuesday, 24th February 2015 (PR15/0084)

A prestigious national award for the restoration of the historic bridge at the Crook O'Lune has been marked with a plaque.



Changes to Penwortham flyover junction

Tuesday, 24th February 2015 (PR15/0083)

Lancashire County Council is trialling a new layout at the junction where traffic from Penwortham Hill is directed to give way to vehicles already on the flyover heading towards Preston docks.



Proposal to protect new route for Penwortham Bypass

Monday, 23rd February 2015 (PR15/0082)

Lancashire County Council is proposing to adopt and protect a route for the completion of the Penwortham Bypass.



Help for the Armed Forces' community gains award shortlisting

Friday, 20th February 2015 (PR15/0081)

A Lancashire County Councillor has been nominated for a national award for his work to support the armed forces and veterans' community.



Grow your business with Rosebud Micro

Friday, 20th February 2015 (PR15/0080)

Lancashire County Council wants to support businesses from the financial and professional services sector to create new jobs in the county.



Rosebud support for Fylde Coast financial firm

Friday, 20th February 2015 (PR15/0079)

An accountancy and business advice practice is the latest company to get support from Lancashire County Council's Rosebud Micro finance.



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