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No Smoking Day 2021 takes place today (Wednesday 10th March) and Blackpool residents are being encouraged to use it as an opportunity to go smoke-free for the long term. This year’s message for No Smoking Day is that quitting smoking doesn’t have to be stressful. With worry and concern for our health on the rise […]

Naomi Turner and Helen Duncan from the North Lancashire Community Respiratory Team at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) will appear in a film that will be premiered as part of this year’s Lancaster Litfest’s 2021 digital festival. The short film is one of six shot by Kyle McKenzie, an emerging Lancaster-based […]

Lancashire County Council and other social care providers will be able to welcome more people back to adult day services from Monday 8 March. The services, which provide daytime support for adults with physical and learning disabilities and older people, have been open for very limited numbers of people since early January because of the […]

Rigney Bank Ballet School in Milnthorpe have committed themselves to keeping young students occupied and staying healthy through lockdown. This is through the medium of dance carried out via Zoom calls, and the students are dancing in their kitchens or bedrooms.  This is not only helping students stay healthy but is helping them to stay connected […]

People who cannot work from home and still need to travel to their place of work are now able to get regular rapid Covid-19 tests at testing sites across Lancashire. A similar service is also being offered to people who can’t work from home in Cumbria. The aim of the regular testing is to help […]

North Lancashire and South Cumbria Breast Screening Programme will be launching a brand new mobile screening unit, which is fully required with a lift for easy access. The programme can now welcome women onto their new mobile, which opens for business on Tuesday 2nd March at ASDA car park on Ovangle Road in Lancaster. The […]

Paul Pennington speaks to experts about a conditions as well as tips on health and wellbeing.

Doctors at a leading cardiac centre are urging people to recognise the signs of a heart attack so they don’t miss out on potentially life saving treatment. Dr Billal Patel, consultant cardiologist at the Lancashire Cardiac Centre based at Blackpool Victoria Hospital believes a significant number of heart attack cases are going untreated as patients […]

Essential workers who can’t work from home now have more ways to access COVID-19 Rapid Result Lateral Flow testing, with eleven new sites now open in Cumbria. The news follows five testing sites opening last week in Kendal, Millom, Carlisle, Penrith and Aspatria. This week, six new sites have been opened in Milnthorpe, Sedbergh, Barrow […]

The battle to stop the spread of COVID-19 in Cumbria is being boosted by the roll-out of the first phase of COVID-19 Lateral Flow Community Testing Sites around the county. Adhering to current lockdown and Government guidance, Cumbria County Council have announced that several lateral flow testing sites are now available to the public. Currently, […]