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Further consultation on shale gas will see decisions made in January

Wednesday, 26th November 2014 (PR14/0551)

Lancashire County Council has agreed with Cuadrilla that decisions on two planning applications for shale gas development will now both be made by 31 January 2015 to allow time for consultation on further details provided as part of the planning process.



Countryfile comes to Helmshore Mills Textile Museum

Monday, 24th November 2014 (PR14/0550)

The history of Lancashire's cotton industry attracted popular BBC rural affairs programme, Countryfile, to Helmshore Mills Textile Museum earlier this month.



Red Rose County to become first White Ribbon county

Monday, 24th November 2014 (PR14/0549)

Organisations from across Lancashire are uniting against violence towards women.



Paintings give a glimpse of Fleetwood's past

Monday, 24th November 2014 (PR14/0548)

Three beautiful Victorian watercolours capturing the earliest days of Fleetwood have been donated to the town's museum.



Lancashire Day celebrated in style at Queen Street Mill

Friday, 21st November 2014 (PR14/0546)

WEAVING demonstrations, traditional songs, a trail challenge and tours of the engine and boiler room are just some of the activities on offer at Queen Street Mill in Burnley to celebrate Lancashire Day on November 27.



National recognition for Lancashire's armed forces veterans' programme

Friday, 21st November 2014 (PR14/0545)

A groundbreaking programme involving ex-service personnel who mentor in Lancashire schools has been shortlisted for a national HR award.



A Royal date with the Duke of Edinburgh for young people from Lancashire.

Friday, 21st November 2014 (PR14/0543)

FORTY-FIVE young Lancastrians who have achieved the Duke of Edinburgh programme's Gold Award will receive their certificates from His Royal Highness next Wednesday.



Looking at Lancaster's archaeological past

Wednesday, 19th November 2014 (PR14/0539)

The results of an archaeological exploration of Lancaster's Castle Hill will feature for the first time in a special exhibition held in a former wing of the prison.



Lancaster city centre traffic changes will start soon

Wednesday, 19th November 2014 (PR14/0538)

TRAFFIC regulations are to be changed to try to create a better and safer environment in Lancaster's pedestrian zone for the benefit of people and trading.



Investors In People success for Lancashire County Council

Wednesday, 19th November 2014 (PR14/0537)

Excellent communications, valuing ideas, learning and development were all praised when assessors renewed Lancashire County Council's Investors in People (IIP) accreditation.



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