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Community Transport Consultation

Community Transport Consultation

Are you a user or a volunteer of community transport services?

On 18 January 2018 the county council’s Cabinet agreed to consult on proposals to reduce funding by a third for community transport in Lancashire. This may mean loss, reduction and/or changes to these services including fare increases.

LCC would like to hear (...)

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East Lancashire CCG Funding Launch Event

East Lancashire CCG Funding Launch Event

You are cordially invited to attend the formal launch of the Prescription for Wellbeing Funding Programme 2018/19.

The programme is funded by East Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group and the launch will be held at Walshaw House, Nelson BB9 8AS on Thursday, 14th June 2018.

Starting at 10:00 a.m. Dorothy Shears, (...)

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National Rural Crime Survey 2018

National Rural Crime Survey 2018

If you live, work or run a business in one of Lancashire’s rural areas there’s now just one week left for you to complete the National Rural Crime Survey. 

http://www.nationalruralcrimenetwork.net/research/internal/2018survey/

Lancashire Police have supported a number of great (...)

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Volunteers Week 2018

Volunteers Week 2018

Volunteers’ Week is a chance to say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK.

It takes place 1-7 June every year and is an opportunity to celebrate volunteering in all its diversity.

This year, Volunteers’ Week is about volunteering for all – celebrating the (...)

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ActionFraud: TSB Port Out Alert

ActionFraud: TSB Port Out Alert

There has been an increase in reports made in May by TSB customers relating to “port-out” fraud.

Fraudsters are number porting a victim’s telephone number to a SIM card under their control and then using the number to access the victim’s bank accounts.

The increase in the number of (...)

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ActionFraud: TSB Phishing Attacks

ActionFraud: TSB Phishing Attacks

There has been a sharp rise in fraudsters sending out fake text messages (smishing) and phishing emails claiming to be from TSB.

The increase in the number of reports corresponds with the timing of TSB’s computer system update, which resulted in 1.9 million users being locked out of their (...)

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National Volunteers’ Week with the Pendle Hill Landscape Partnership 

National Volunteers’ Week with the Pendle Hill Landscape Partnership 

Come and join the Pendle Hill Landscape Partnership as they deliver a week of activities and events for National Volunteers’ Week from Friday 1st June to Thursday 7th June.

The new Heritage Lottery Funded scheme, which will involve lots of different activity over the next four years, is inviting members (...)

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Homewise Newsletter May 2018

Homewise Newsletter May 2018

The latest newsletter from the Homewise Disability Aids Recycling Centre is now available.

Affordable daily living aids save Homewise customers 70% on average compared to buying brand new.  They have an offer on Wheeled Commodes until the end of June.

For the latest information and contact details for the organisation, (...)

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The BME Express: Edition 35

The BME Express: Edition 35

The latest edition of the Lancashire BME Network newsletter is now available.

Follow this link for the latest quality information: BME Express: Edition 35

If you wish to submit any articles, advertisements or additional information to be included in the newsletter please send it to office@lancashirebmenetwork.org.uk by (...)

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Help To Keep People With Dementia Safe

Help To Keep People With Dementia Safe

Lancashire Police have launched a new scheme with Alzheimer’s Society to help find people with dementia if they go missing.  

It’s called The Herbert Protocol and it’s part of their commitment to support Dementia Action Week (21-27 May)

The new scheme involves carers or loved ones filling in a simple (...)

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