You might not have known if you had not bought Lancashire life
1: The Automobile Association was founded by an eccentric lord who lived at Windermere and he’s the reason their vehicles are yellow.
2: A pair of international artists are staging a show in their home town, Wigan, as part of an effort to revitalise the town.
3: The flowers you’ll see in the rooms of Holker Hall were grown just yards away in the gardens.
4: A Lytham-based milliner once made a hat out of supermarket carrier bags.
5: You can create your own gin using botanicals foraged in Bowland.
6: Work by Burnley artist Lloyd George Higgins is going through a revival and an exhibition at Towneley Hall has been extended.
8: Former Hollyoaks star Lauren Mcqueen is an ambassador for Ladies Day at Haydock Park.
9: Yoko Ono, Idris Elba and Janelle Monae are among the star names heading to Manchester this month.
10: Businesses in Whalley are showing how working together can bring impressive results.