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Significant strategic development programs are planned across Lancashire which will accelerate our economic recovery from the pandemic and enable our future growth plans, writes Stephen Young of Lancashire County Council. Together with our partners, we are redefining Lancashire with a safe and sustainable approach to our Covid recovery. We proactively …

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OFTED takes action against Lancashire children’s home

The OFSTED inspection watchdog has announced it is taking further ‘compliance action’ against a children’s home in rural Lancashire. The house, which is part of the former Mountwood Academy site on Ward Green Lane, Ribchester, serves young people with special needs. Some of the young residents were removed from the …

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Historic East Lancashire bakery hits the market

A HISTORIC East Lancashire bakery was brought to market after its last owners decided to hang up their aprons. Caroline and Paul France are looking for new owners to take over The Cottage Bakery on Burnley Road, Crawshawbooth, and have hired Black Business Brokers to help them with the process. …

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