Boy in court over stabbing murders

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: The youth is due to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court

3:12am Saturday 30th May 2015

A 16-year-old boy is due to appear in court today charged with two knife murders.

Obesity 'will be main cancer cause'

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Experts say obesity could replace smoking as the main cause of cancer deaths within 15 years

11:13pm Friday 29th May 2015

Tackling obesity is a major priority the Government has said, as a report warns that one in five cancer deaths is caused by it.

Same-sex couples get ready to rumba

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Craig Revel Horwood believes a same-sex couple will soon be vying for the Strictly glitterball

6:54pm Friday 29th May 2015

Strictly Come Dancing stalwart Craig Revel Horwood has predicted the hit ballroom show will feature a same-sex couple in the next few years.

Stranded ducklings freed from sewer

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Stranded ducklings were coaxed out of a sewer

6:51pm Friday 29th May 2015

Two ducklings have been freed after rescuers used an iPad recording of the mother duck's quack to coax them out of a sewer.

Talks on rail strike adjourned

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Rail workers are due to walk out for 24 hours and then 48 hours

1:34pm Friday 29th May 2015

Talks aimed at averting strikes by rail workers in a dispute over pay have been adjourned and will resume tomorrow.

Sun man avoids jail over payments

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Sun reporter Anthony France was given a suspended sentence at the  Old Bailey

11:10am Friday 29th May 2015

The first Sun journalist to be found guilty over payments to a public official in the wake of the Operation Elveden police investigation has been spared jail.

Tragic mother accuses ex-Cook boss

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Sharon Wood has condemned travel giant Thomas Cook for its actions over the deaths of her children during a holiday in Corfu (Lauren Hurley/PA Wire)

8:15am Friday 29th May 2015

The mother of two children who were killed by carbon monoxide poisoning on holiday has accused Thomas Cook's former chief executive of trying to use their memory to gain public sympathy.

Teen jailed over terror grooming

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Kazi Islam was found guilty at the Old Bailey of a bungled terror plot to groom a young man with learning difficulties (Metropolitan Police/PA)

3:10am Friday 29th May 2015

A teenage terrorist has been sentenced to eight years for grooming a young man with learning difficulties to carry out a Lee Rigby copycat killing.

Dignitas 'using struck off medic'

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Reports claim Dignitas refers patients who want to end their lives to a British psychiatrist who was struck off the medical register nine years ago

10:49pm Friday 29th May 2015

The Department of Health tonight described as "shocking" newspaper claims that an unregistered doctor is providing medical assessments to patients who want to go to Dignitas.


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