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.
The history of Lancashire's cotton industry attracted popular BBC rural affairs programme, Countryfile, to Helmshore Mills Textile Museum earlier this month.
Organisations from across Lancashire are uniting against violence towards women.
Three beautiful Victorian watercolours capturing the earliest days of Fleetwood have been donated to the town's museum.
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.
A groundbreaking programme involving ex-service personnel who mentor in Lancashire schools has been shortlisted for a national HR award.
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.
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.
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.
Excellent communications, valuing ideas, learning and development were all praised when assessors renewed Lancashire County Council's Investors in People (IIP) accreditation.