Morecambe and Heysham


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Morecambe and Heysham

(môr`kəm, hē`shəm, hē`səm), town (1991 pop. 41,432), Lancashire, NW England, on Morecambe BayMorecambe Bay,
shallow inlet of the Irish Sea, 16 mi (26 km) long and 10 mi (16.1 km) wide, separating Furness peninsula from the mainland, NW England. It receives the Kent and Lune rivers. Shrimp are caught there, and its extensive tidal flats are cockling grounds.
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. Morecambe, a seaside resort, and Heysham, a port with service to Belfast, were joined in 1928. Nearby is an unusual single-celled chapel dating from before the Norman conquest.
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The link will provide improved connections between Morecambe and Heysham with the M6 motorway, including access to Heysham Port.
The system is currently being trialled in Lostock Hall Community Primary School in Preston and a second trial at Morecambe and Heysham Westgate Primary will begin soon.
During the ceremony, children from the Morecambe and Heysham High School performed a dance to an alternative version of Bring Me Sunshine.