Author Lindsay Sutton tells Fiona Finch why he was determined to honour both Cedric Robinson, retiring ‘Queen’s Guide to the Kent Sands of Morecambe Bay’ and raise questions about the future of the Bay with his new book ‘Sands of Time’.
Derian House is a place where every moment matters. As Children’s Hospice Week begins Fiona Finch reports on Derian’s latest fund raising appeal and learns how one nurse copes with the demands of working in end -of-life care.
Joanna Riley’s dream of running her own school took years to achieve. This month she finally achieved her ambition. She told Fiona Finch about opening a new Montessori school in Lancashire’s Ribble Valley.
Anthony Padgett has been a man on a mission to bring a 21st century twist to modern art and gain new insights into Picasso’s work. As Anthony’s new exhibition opens he tells Fiona Finch about his “Year With Picasso”.
Next week is national Dementia Action Week when people, workplaces, schools and communities are urged to take action to improve the lives of people living with dementia. Fiona Finch turns the spotlight on two local organisations doing just that.
Catherine Robinson worked for decades as a teacher before her first book, a comic novel, was published. She tells Fiona Finch of her joy at being shortlisted for a top award and why she has never lost her love of teaching
A heartbroken mother whose son suffered brain damage and multiple injuries when he was shaken as a baby shares her story prior to the launch tomorrow of a new county campaign designed to help prevent future tragedies.
Lesley Curley says she’s “back in control” a year after being diagnosed with heart failure. She tells FIONA FINCH why she is now helping to promote heart health for everyone with a special walk at popular Cumbrian beauty spot Tarn Hows
A new campaign will be launched in Lancashire tomorrow to alert grandparents to the latest advice on safer sleep for babies. FIONA FINCH reports on why grandpas and grandmas are being targeted to help keep infants safe.
Comedian Steve Royle received an invitation he could not refuse when he was asked to play legendary entertainer Dan Leno in a new play. Its creator David Slattery-Christy tells FIONA FINCH why the casting was instant
A Chorley-based theatre company is bringing a new production to Lancashire which explores what the red rose county means to its residents. Fiona Finch reports how the pioneering Junction 8 Theatre is determined to create new work and attract new audiences to theatre.
Now is the time of year Hoghton Tower gets ready for the new visitor season. Reporter Fiona Finch and photographer Neil Cross went behind the scenes at the historic county property to see work in progress.
“If my book can help I would be very glad”. Catherine Simpson tells Fiona Finch how she hopes her memoir, prompted by grief at the loss of her sister, will help other families talk about their problems.