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Bruce Forsyth has died aged 89

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Developments in CT scanning and research have allowed a digital post-mortem to be performed without the need for the traditional invasive procedure.

Digital autopsy service launches in Lancashire

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Sue Thompson, head of the Rosemere Cancer Foundation, during preparations for her 140 mile sponsored walk with consultant oncologist Dr Gerry Skailes,

Rosemere Cancer Foundation's chief officer takes on mega walk for anniversary appeal

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General manager Daniel Rich at the Barton Grange Hotel

Bosses at Barton Grange unveil results of £250,000 investment

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Revamped 999 system aims to reach seriously ill patients even faster

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Lancashire recommends... Beaches

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Become a sex toy reviewer and net a £28,000 salary and unlimited holidays

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Drugs gang who flooded north west with cocaine and heroin jailed

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Police officers tell members of the public to leave the scene in a street in Barcelona, Spain

Dozens injured in suspected terror attack

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Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: "When will you be Prime Minister?"

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Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

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One for the, er, road

Plane drunk: Ryanair wants two-drink limit for passengers

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Steep climb in number of air passengers arrested for drunken behavior

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Parking mad - Bungling council slammed for only resurfacing middle of residential street to save money

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Rail fares have increased twice as much as pay since 2010

Rail fares have risen twice as much as wages since 2010

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Drugs gang who flooded north west with cocaine and heroin jailed

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Chris Parker

'Homeless hero' denies stealing from stricken Manchester Arena attack victims

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Tablet computers are among banned items discovered behind bars

Computer tablets thrown into grounds of jail

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261 cats were reported stolen in 2016

40% rise in number of cats stolen over two years, study shows

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Support offered for young people worried about exam results

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There has been a sharp rise in the number of counselling sessions for 16-18-year-olds

Exam worries lead to increasing numbers of young people looking for help

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New undergraduates can find the first year of university a "real surprise"

Three-year degree courses 'too slow and undemanding for many students'

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Nando's is giving away free chicken to all A-Level students on Thursday.

Nando's giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

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Bosses at Barton Grange unveil results of £250,000 investment

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The lucky applicant will earn 28,000

Become a sex toy reviewer and net a £28,000 salary and unlimited holidays

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Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

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KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

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Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: "When will you be Prime Minister?"

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HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

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Conservative MEP Sajjad Karim

Tory MEP: Britain's 'ridiculous Brexit mess'

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UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

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HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

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The cost of rural crime to businesses in Lancashire fell by more than 40 per cent in a year.

Huge drop in cost to county of rural crime

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Digital autopsy service launches in Lancashire

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Sue Thompson, head of the Rosemere Cancer Foundation, during preparations for her 140 mile sponsored walk with consultant oncologist Dr Gerry Skailes,

Rosemere Cancer Foundation's chief officer takes on mega walk for anniversary appeal

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We find out about the overhaul in 999 systems

Revamped 999 system aims to reach seriously ill patients even faster

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Is your child on a 'clean eating' diet?

How ‘clean eating’ can damage children’s health

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Lush have brought back their 'Sleepy' body lotion.

The £8 body lotion insomniacs are branding a ‘miracle’

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