Local News

Update: Rickets myth debunked

In December ITV Granada aired a report about poverty in our community. Statements have been made about poverty and rickets in Morecambe as a result of television interviews with a number of organisations in our District. These appear to have caused some misunderstanding and public concern.

Council urged to move Cote Beck Flood Prevention work forward.

David Morris MP has urged Lancaster City Council to move their planned flood prevention work for Cote Beck forward. The work to protect 6 properties in the area in Halton, which flooded in December, has been planned for 2020/21.

David Morris MP said:

PM pays tribute to Dame Jackie Daniel and NHS staff at UHMBT

At PMQ’s today David Morris MP paid tribute to the NHS staff locally and congratulated Dame Jackie Daniel on her Damehood. The Prime Minister paid tribute to Dame Jackie and to all of the NHS staff in our area who work so hard for us.

David Morris MP said:

Granada Reports article comment

Constituents have contacted me rightly concerned about the claims being made about children in Morecambe and Lunesdale on Granada reports last night.