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The Royal Lancashire show back!

Organisers of this year's Royal Lancashire Show are hoping it will be a success after a decade of problems. The event, run by Royal Lancashire Agricultural Society, will feature an educational theme instead of livestock competitions.

Credit: Royal Lancashire Show

Despite a forecast of rain organisers have taken steps to ensure it will not be a washout.

Award for Lancashire lad with 100% attendance for seven years

A primary school pupil from Lancashire has been given an award after not missing a day of school for the last seven years.

Mark Renwick hasn't missed a day of school in seven years Credit: Renwick family

Mark Renwick, from Padiham, hasn't missed a day of school in seven years at Padiham Green School.

Mark's mum Julie said: "My son not missing a single day throughout his seven years, since his first day of school in reception is remarkable.

"Not only because he is the only child nationally to achieve it ever!"

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