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Eat Out to Help Out

Eat Out to Help Out

What a great opportunity to try some of the places you've not tried before! Who knows you may discover your new favorite!!! The Scheme Use the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme at a participating establishment: to get a 50% discount on food or non-alcoholic drinks to eat or...

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Mask don’t have to be boring!!

Mask don’t have to be boring!!

Looking for something a bit different ................. Ok, you can agree or disagree until the 'cows come home' but those of us who are following the 'rules' here is a fantastic article on how to help overcome any anxiety you may have about wearing a mask, one of the...

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Lytham Gin …..2 Years On

Lytham Gin …..2 Years On

Celebrating the Success of Lytham Gin Celebrating their second birthday last month during lockdown was not quite what they had hoped for but it gave them opportunity to reflect on just how far they have come in a relatively short space of time. ME: Can it be just 2...

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Show Love for Local

Show Love for Local

Shopping Local and helping YOUR local Economy The phrase "a nation of shopkeepers", commonly attributed to Napoleon is a reference to the United Kingdom. Not so much, these days! They are few and far between especially the smaller independent shops have historically...

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Essential Guide to Local Help

Essential Guide to Local Help

Your Questions Answered This post originally started as 'Ask the Panel' where several kind people (listed below) agreed to help try and answer your questions, that you maybe didn't want to post on Face Book as it wasn't anonymous or as some of you said you felt it was...

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Rise Against Hunger

Rise Against Hunger

Postponed until 2021 Rise Against Hunger is an international relief organization that distributes food and life-changing aid to the world’s most vulnerable, mobilizing the necessary resources to end hunger by 2030 Support to this cause is a major project for Rotary...

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5 Reasons WHY you should buy Flowers locally

5 Reasons WHY you should buy Flowers locally

Here are just a few reasons why independent creative florists are a much better choice on Valentines Day or any day! They supports the local economy As well as being good for the community’s well-being and a sign of a good high street, independent florists along with...

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Time to Shine?

Time to Shine?

A brave new decade, have you the same old hair? It's TIME...............to SHINE! Whether it's colours and treatments for a brave new world, or some small changes for us more timid clientele, you may or may not know that No4 Salon is a Wella Key Account Salon, which...

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What’s On in Lytham St Annes in 2020*

What’s On in Lytham St Annes in 2020*

A 'Flavour' of #What'sON annually, watch this space for 2021 Events * obvs including Ansdell, Fairhaven and some neighboring areas too. Cover image by markmcneillphotography.com/ PLANNING YOUR YEAR Whether you are a local planning when to take holidays or visitors...

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Local Authors

Local Authors

  We obviously have a LOT of talented people in the Fylde Coast area, as well as having a plethora of amazing photographers, famous celebs, and brilliant artists, we also have more than our fair share of authors!!! Here is a run down & maybe some gift ideas...

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A Spoonful of Julie – Review

A Spoonful of Julie – Review

A Julie Andrews Tribute Show A Childhood Love Since Nicola Mills was a little girl she just LOVED Julie Andrews films and ‘The Sound of Music’ is still her favourite. She used to sing along to them as a child, know all the words and would watch them over and over...

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Warm a Heart – Give a Coat

Warm a Heart – Give a Coat

Do you mean Any Coats??? Yes, ANY Coats, Men’s, Women and Children’s, old or Unwanted Coats, and any size. style or colour they will be given a good home! Last season, outgrown, no longer your style, whatever the reason, but please can they ask them to be in...

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New Therapies for Lytham

New Therapies for Lytham

Life in Balance What does it mean to relax? It does mean different things to different people, but for me it is getting away from the home, from family or from anything that detracts from switching off COMPLETELY! It would of course be lovely if we could go to a spa...

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How to ‘Survive’ Lytham Festival 2019

How to ‘Survive’ Lytham Festival 2019

OK, survival may be a bit extreme, as you know Lytham Festival is like no other, no need for baby wipes, dry shampoo or using Eco -toilets. I’m a lady (of a certain age) and if I can do 5 nights, anyone can. You only live once, fill it with amazing experiences. The...

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Shopping for Men

Shopping for Men

Photo by Allef Vinicius on Unsplash It's ALWAYS difficult to buy for men, unless he has a hobby or is into fitness. So instead of some head scratching or buying a HMV voucher, or worse even SOCKS, here is a little inspiration and there is a feel good factor too you...

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Long Haul vs Short Hop?

Long Haul vs Short Hop?

That IS the question. Travel Counsellor Claire get asked this a lot, and as with all holidays, it is all down to what YOU want and how to get maximum benefit for what is probably the largest expense in your year. 'It’s easier with kids to go short haul' some parents...

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