Fiona Finch discovers how a partnership between Lancashire Wildlife Trust and a local health trust has helped more than 1,000 people on the route to better mental health by offering outdoor activities in venues such as Brockholes Nature Reserve.
Choreographer, teacher, performer and businesswoman - Suzanne Astley is a woman of many talents. She tells Fiona Finch why she wants to spread the message that dance and movement can bring wellbeing to all age groups and abilities.
Almost two thirds of GP practices across Lancashire and South Cumbria are now offering online consultations, as the NHS in the region continues to roll out a programme designed to bring more digital technology into doctors’ surgeries.
The government pledge that Central Lancashire is one of 40 areas which will get a new hospital over the next decade is 'not a solution' to the current challenges facing the Royal Preston and Chorley and South Ribble hospitals.