Former Blackburn Rovers defender and Scotland international Colin Hendry contests a driving ban on the grounds he has a "rare metabolism", a court hears.
A "lethal mix" of failures at a Morecambe Bay Trust hospital led to the unnecessary deaths of 11 babies and one mother, an inquiry rules.
Comedian Ted Robbins says he is lucky to be alive after his collapse during a stage show.
A dead python, measuring about 16ft (5m) is found dead in a Lancashire canal by walkers, prompting an appeal for information by police.
A woman has died in a "severe" fire at a barn conversion in Lancashire's Ribble Valley.
Preston Prison is the fifth most overcrowded in England and Wales, a report by the Howard League for Penal Reform says.
A man who admitted killing his older brother after an argument turned violent is jailed.
A Comic Relief fun run, inspired by Eric Morecambe, will be held in his Lancashire hometown later this month.
The "dinosaur" scientist is honoured in Lancaster
Compulsory heart screening plea
Liverpool continue their pursuit of Champions League place with a comfortable win over strugglers Burnley.
Andrew Shinnie's first-half header makes it a losing return to Birmingham for Blackpool boss Lee Clark.
Blackburn Rovers win their first Championship away match for more than four months with victory at Sheffield Wednesday.
Championship strugglers Blackpool sign Bournemouth defender Miles Addison on a 28-day loan.
BBC North West Tonight follow British speed skier Jan Farrell as he competes at the World Championships in Andorra.
Preston's Jermaine Beckford nets a stoppage-time equaliser against Doncaster to lift his side up to second in League One.
Fleetwood twice relinquished a lead to draw with fellow mid-table side Scunthorpe United.
Bobby Grant scores twice as Shrewsbury Town return to the top of League Two with victory at Accrington Stanley.
George Baldock's superb solo effort rescues a late point for struggling Oxford United against Morecambe.
Birmingham City boss Gary Rowett warns that Lee Clark's return to St Andrew's with Blackpool will provide an 'edge'.
Full-back Bradley Orr announces he is to retire from football following his release from Blackburn Rovers.
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