CATEGORIES

Back from the brink?

There are signs hedgehog numbers might be recovering, and we can all do our bit to help them, says Alan Wright of Lancashire Wildlife Trust

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
November 2020

Memories of a LANCASHIRE CHILDHOOD

Blackburn-born Sara Foster has had a string of bestsellers on the other side of the world. With her latest novel now out, she reflects on her Lancashire roots

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
November 2020

The tale of BEATRIX'S VALLEY

Land once owned by Beatrix Potter is at the heart of a noisy row over how we enjoy the Lake District

6 mins read
Lancashire Life
November 2020

Liverpool's pyramid scheme

We’ve seen the shape of things to come – and it’s a pyramid. But are you ready to spend the afterlife piled high with 34,591 other people in Toxteth?

5 mins read
Lancashire Life
November 2020

Around the world in 2000 paintings

Preston artist Martyn Hanks has spent 60 years globetrotting with his paints and brushes

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
November 2020

WALKING THE BORDER

This glorious walk in the hills around Earby takes a peek over the county line

7 mins read
Lancashire Life
November 2020

We will remember them

For a hundred years the Cenotaph has been the focal point for a nation’s grief, but few know its connection to Kirkby Lonsdale

5 mins read
Lancashire Life
November 2020

A pawfect day out

The grounds of Holker Hall at Cartmel are a favourite with human and canine visitors

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
November 2020

A LEGACY of LOVE

An unusual war memorial in Lancaster is a haven for wildlife and young people from the city

4 mins read
Lancashire Life
November 2020

A Shopper's Paradise

‘Anything is possible’ is the boast of a famous Knightsbridge shop and it could equally apply to Clitheroe, where shoppers come eager to pick up something just that little bit different, especially in the run-up to Christmas

6 mins read
Lancashire Life
November 2020

The culinary king

Simon Rogan is one of the world’s best known and most respected chefs. But lockdown has taught him that life in the Lake District is best.

6 mins read
Lancashire Life
October 2020

Rescue mission

Could you provide a loving forever home for a dog with a heart-rending story?

4 mins read
Lancashire Life
October 2020

Raising the bar

What is in the plates – and on the walls, and seats and buildings – of restaurants is just as interesting as what on the menu for Manchester architect Patrick Thomas

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
October 2020

On shifting sands

It’s been a frustrating year for the new Queen’s Guide to the Sands who hasn’t been able to lead any walks, but has spent plenty of time in Morecambe Bay

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
October 2020

Making the earth move

Where would we be without worms? The Lancashire Wildlife Trust’s Ellen Sherlock digs in her garden to find out

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
October 2020

Making the dream work

Teamwork between venues in Old Langho is key to creating fabulous short breaks in the Ribble Valley

4 mins read
Lancashire Life
October 2020

Driving up standards

Golf coach Rick Shiels from Bolton is helping more than a million people develop their game

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
October 2020

A WALK DOWN MEMORY LANE

This visit to Scorton in the beautiful Trough of Bowland recalls childhood holidays

7 mins read
Lancashire Life
October 2020

5 GREAT WATER FALLS WALKS

Feel the force and explore some of Lakeland’s most dramatic scenery

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
October 2020

A taste of autumn

It’s plum season at Iggie’s Kitchen, and her chutney is just the thing for the autumn pantry

4 mins read
Lancashire Life
October 2020

The high life

A former marine from Wigan went up in the world after he learned the ropes of a new career

4 mins read
Lancashire Life
September 2020

The RUFF Guide

Five of the best Lakeland walks to enjoy with your dog

7 mins read
Lancashire Life
September 2020

World on film

Lindsay McCrae started watching birds in the Lake District as a young boy and he is now one of the most well-travelled wildlife cameramen in the business

4 mins read
Lancashire Life
September 2020

Summit special

The views from the top of Whitbarrow are among the finest you’ll find anywhere and the walk up there is magnificent too

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
September 2020

Success stories

Celebrating some of the people who make Ramsbottom such a thriving and pleasant place to live and visit

5 mins read
Lancashire Life
September 2020

Something old, something new

The ‘new normal’ doesn’t mean you can’t still plan your dream wedding

7 mins read
Lancashire Life
September 2020

SO MUCH TO OFFER

Make shopping local your new habit and support the independent businesses at Preston Market

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
September 2020

Layering the love

There always seem to be the same two words when it comes to planning your wedding colours: ‘think seasonally’. But Higham-based wedding stylist Carrie-Ann Tilley says you don’t have to

4 mins read
Lancashire Life
September 2020

Electric dreams

The Range Rover plug-in hybrid brings silent electric motoring to this iconic luxury car

3 mins read
Lancashire Life
September 2020

Drumroll For Painter Chris

A former rock musician who toured with Bon Jovi and Black Sabbath is marching to a new beat as one of Lancashire’s up-and-coming young artists

4 mins read
Lancashire Life
September 2020

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