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Former Lancashire policeman jailed for secretly filming sex encounters with seven women

Former Lancashire policeman jailed for secretly filming sex encounters with seven women

An ex- Lancashire police officer who secretly filmed his sexual encounters with seven women has been jailed for three years. Former international athlete Jayson Lobo, 48, who won the British 800m title in 1998, met most of his victims on dating...

yesterday, 18:11 in Regional North West
 
Could your finances withstand rising mortgage rates?

Could your finances withstand rising mortgage rates?

Lenders have been raising their fixed mortgage rates in recent weeks - so here's what you need to consider and how you can still bag a good deal. It's crunch time for borrowers considering taking out a new fixed-rate mortgage deal. Lenders have been...

yesterday, 17:18 in Regional North West
 
Ask an expert: Why has my husband been so bad tempered and stressed since our baby was born?

Ask an expert: Why has my husband been so bad tempered and stressed since our baby was born?

A US researcher highlights possible biological causes of postnatal depression in new dads, as well as how to deal with the problem. I've got a two-month-old baby and my husband has become increasingly bad-tempered and stressed since she was born. Is...

yesterday, 17:18 in Regional North West
 
Lancashire's railways through the lens

Lancashire's railways through the lens

Train lover Martyn Hilbert has been capturing life on Lancashire’s railways on camera since the 1970s. During that period he has chronicled the changing face of the region’s railways recording scenes which have been lost forever including many of the...

yesterday, 15:40 in Regional North West
 
Some of largest mobile phone providers 'routinely overcharging loyal customers'

Some of largest mobile phone providers 'routinely overcharging loyal customers'

Loyal mobile phone customers are being charged up to £38 a month for handsets they have already paid for if they remain on expired fixed deals, a consumer group has warned. Citizens Advice found three of the four largest mobile phone providers -...

yesterday, 13:52 in Regional North West
 
Wages not keeping pace with 'spiralling' cost of childcare

Wages not keeping pace with 'spiralling' cost of childcare

The cost of childcare for young children has increased up to seven times faster than wages over the past few years, a new study reveals. Analysis by the TUC showed that in England the average pay of parents with a one-year-old child rose by 12% in...

yesterday, 13:52 in Regional North West
 
Money collected by police from speeding drivers on courses rises by nearly a third

Money collected by police from speeding drivers on courses rises by nearly a third

The amount of money police forces in England and Wales receive from drivers attending speed awareness courses has jumped by almost a third. Figures obtained by the Press Association show that the contribution a constabulary gets for each person it...

yesterday, 13:43 in Regional North West
 
Brits are not officially 'over the hill' until the age of 83

Brits are not officially 'over the hill' until the age of 83

Brits are not officially "over the hill" until the ripe old age of 83, a new poll revealed yesterday. Researchers surveyed adults in their 50s, 60s and 70s - and discovered that most pensioners are living life to the full, with the majority...

yesterday, 12:50 in Regional North West
 
Lancashire recommends... dare devil activities

Lancashire recommends... dare devil activities

From swimming with sharks to taking to the skies, here is a list of daring things to try. Next week: Lancashire recommends... haunted places. Any suggestions? Email natalie.walker1@jpress.co.uk

yesterday, 10:20 in Regional North West
 
Have a go at... Attending a book club

Have a go at... Attending a book club

Group meetings to discuss books and share your thoughts about literary works. Why: Bringing what can be a solitary activity into a social arena. How it works: Members select a book to read a their leisure. They then meet to discuss their thoughts...

yesterday, 10:20 in Regional North West
 
Top cop Darren awarded renowned New Zealand bravery award

Top cop Darren awarded renowned New Zealand bravery award

The heroics of a former Preston police officer have seen him awarded New Zealand’s highest police bravery award. Highways Patrol Officer Darren Critchley was awarded the New Zealand Police Association’s Bravery Award last week after being commended...

Thursday, 15:47 in Regional North West
 
Sweet news for Quality Street fans as Toffee Deluxe returns for Christmas

Sweet news for Quality Street fans as Toffee Deluxe returns for Christmas

Nestle's Toffee Deluxe chocolate is returning to Quality Street tubs in time for Christmas after its removal last year caused uproar among confectionery fans. The confectionery giant replaced Toffee Deluxe with the Honeycomb Crunch for Quality...

Thursday, 14:31 in Regional North West
 
Nearly one in 10 pupils took term-time holidays in last year

Nearly one in 10 pupils took term-time holidays in last year

Almost one in 10 pupils in England took time off school for term-time holidays last year. New figures show a rise in the proportion of youngsters missing lessons for family trips, compared to the year before. In total, 9.4% of primary and secondary...

Thursday, 14:20 in Regional North West
 
Don't prepare food for 48 hours to avoid spreading vomiting bug, sufferers told

Don't prepare food for 48 hours to avoid spreading vomiting bug, sufferers told

People affected by the vomiting bug norovirus should avoid preparing food for two days to avoid spreading it to others, experts have warned. Public Health England (PHE) has issued advice on the highly contagious bug, which tends to peak in the winter...

Thursday, 14:20 in Regional North West
 
Prince Harry set for Monday Lancashire visit

Prince Harry set for Monday Lancashire visit

Prince Harry is set to visit the county next week to see how a flood-hit village is recovering and to meet staff who look after forces veterans. The Prince is to take a look around St Michael’s, the village he came to see in February 2016, just weeks...

Wednesday, 16:01 in Regional North West
 
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