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Stuck indoors, no cinema, no restaurants, no shops: time to settle down with a good book.
LancsLive reporter Tom Earnshaw arrived back in the UK from Australia on Sunday, March 22 - just one day before the UK was placed in lockdown to battle the Covid-19 pandemic
He has been reported for “unnecessary travel”, NWMP later confirmed, as a result
There are now 187 confirmed Covid-19 cases in Lancashire and eight deaths at county hospitals.
Data compiled from Google Maps has revealed that footfall fell by 68.4 per cent across Lancashire the day after strict measures were enforced.
The group are working to reinstate 1.4 miles of track that once linked the Southport-Wigan-Manchester and Liverpool-Ormskirk-Preston lines
This off-duty nurse didn't know him long, but they had a special bond
Thousands of pounds was raised by family, friends and pubs for the funeral Jamie ‘Wee Man’ Lowe
Fire officers also found Stuart Bamber with petrol containers after concerns were raised by members of the public
There are now 187 cases in Lancashire in total, as well as 238 in Cumbria
The number of people with confirmed Covid-19 has increased by 15 across the county, but the true number of cases is believed to be much higher.

Two new confirmed coronavirus cases in Blackpool

Posted on 28 March 2020 | 4:19 pm

Latest figures show the number of confirmed cases in Blackpool has risen to ten
There are now ten cases of coronavirus confirmed in Blackburn with Darwen as a whole
Frank Hammond, 83, from Stockport, died at Stepping Hill Hospital on Thursday (March 26) after battling COVID-19
The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust has announces that three more patients have died in its hospitals in the past two days.
More than 1000 people who tested positive for coronavirus in the UK have now died.
An investigation is underway to trace the movements of Andrius Kadzevicius, 35, who is now in a critical condition in hospital.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following death of man in Skelmersdale
There are now more than 900 confirmed cases of coronavirus in the North West, including 157 in Lancashire.
Located close to Samlesbury Hall estate, the home is made up of five bedrooms and it sits within seven acres of land
Danny Sharma, 38, died on Thursday a week after showing symptoms of Covid-19.
There are now more than 150 confirmed coronavirus cases in Lancashire and five people have died in county hospitals.
The Protect Chorley and South Ribble Hospital Campaign has written to Lancashire Teaching Hospitals demanding reassurance that the full public consultation process required before any final closure will still be carried out
LancsLive has received numerous reports of businesses continue to operate despite staff 'fearing for their lives' and the lives of their families.
Police handed out fines yesterday to numerous individuals refusing to follow government rules on preventing the spread of coronavirus.