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MANSLAUGHTER: Teen, 16, charged with killing Blackpool man Michael Rhodes

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Leader of the Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn meets with WASPI women (Women Against State Pension Inequality) and listens to their concerns at Cleveleys Community Centre.

Corbyn’s pledge during Fylde coast visit

News
Strictly Come Dancing: Sir Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly

Sir Bruce Forsyth's most memorable shows

Offbeat
Nottingham Tuneless Choir

Tone deaf? No problem at this choir

News

Bruce Forsyth has died aged 89

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Radio 1 slot for rising DJ star

Music

Fylde dog expert stars in homes advert

Business

Garstang Arts festival will be biggest and best yet

News
Sandra Perkins

DEMENTIA: The cruel disease that will leave you bereaved twice

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Johnny Singleton

Charity tribute to dad Johnny for his birthday

News

MANSLAUGHTER: Teen, 16, charged with killing Blackpool man Michael Rhodes

News
Elliot Jones, from North Shore, was due to appear at Preston Crown Court on August 3

Blackpool man accused of rape is found

Crime
Dr Stephen Frost outside the tribunal

Army doctor loses ‘whistleblow’ case

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Lord Harber posted a picture of his trip to Cambodia on Twitter

Businessman confronted by a gang of men and left for dead in alleyway

Crime
Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 18-08-17

Crime

Traffic trouble as two-car smash closes crossroad

News
Emergency services were called out to the crash on Anchorsholme Lane

Road blocked in Anchorsholme after two-car crash

Transport
Blackpool transport said that technicians worked around the clock to restore power to the line.

Trams restored after lightning storm

Transport
KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

Lifestyle 3

A LEVEL RESULTS: Number of top grades has risen at Kirkham Grammar School

Education
AKS students Richard Atherton, Laura Perrin, Annabelle Li Kam Wa, Ishwar Malhi, Alicia Weaver, Cameron Armour, Ben Webster and Jamie Choi all make the grade

A LEVEL RESULTS: Delighted AKS schlors get first choice

Education
Grace McKnight, Hal Morgan-Short, Ashya Colvin, Oliver Hockings and Sam Pitcher

A LEVEL RESULTS: Celebration time at Rossall

Education
Jack Saxton, Jack Purcell Clark, Matthew Shacklock and George Chesworth celebrate their results

A LEVEL RESULTS: Birthday boy’s media career hopes after A-level success at Carr Hill Sixth Form

Education
Jordan Denney at Baines Sixth Form

A LEVEL RESULTS: Staff share pride in Baines Sixth Form students’ top achievements

Education

Fylde dog expert stars in homes advert

Business
Cuadrilla's drilling rig at Preston New Road

Campaigners call for U-turn on Fylde fracking as drilling starts

Business
Mereside Post Office

Estate post office back open

News
Craig McOmish (left) and Paul Haslam at Fleetwood Beach Kiosk.

Businessmen join forces with bold expansion plans to kiosk

News

Corbyn’s pledge during Fylde coast visit

News

Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: "When will you be Prime Minister?"

North West 5
HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment 6
County councillor Geoff Driver

Cabinet considers top team shake-up at county hall

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Cuadrilla's drilling rig at Preston New Road

Campaigners call for U-turn on Fylde fracking as drilling starts

Business
Buggy with (from left) Karen Wright, Nicole Walmsley, Mandy Davison, Louise Murrie and Fran Williamson

Brave Buggy is a national champion

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Preston New Road site land owners, Rosalyn, left, Andrew, Pam and Allan (seated) Wensley start the drilling rig, with Cuadrilla driller Thorsten Strathmann

Drilling starts at fracking site and firm launches £100,000 community fund

Business
Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat 6
Sandra Perkins

DEMENTIA: The cruel disease that will leave you bereaved twice

News
Aid worker Matt Benson, from Blackpool, with Prince Harry

It’s World Humanitarian Day tomorrow – meet the Blackpool man saving lives abroad

Health
Some of the new artwork on the children's ward at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

‘Believe in you’ - inspirational spruce up of children’s ward at Vic

Health
Strictly Come Dancing: Sir Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly

Sir Bruce Forsyth's most memorable shows

Offbeat
Bruce Forsyth

Bruce Forsyth has died aged 89

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Are your kids ignoring your messages?

New app forces kids to reply to parents’ texts

Offbeat
Seven-year-old Julian Cadman became separated from his mother (Jom) during the attack on the Ramblas.

British grandfather in search for missing 7-year-old after Barcelona attack

Offbeat
Bruce Forsyth

Bruce Forsyth has died aged 89

News 1

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - August 17, 2017

Opinion

Queuing can be the cue for appalling behaviour

Opinion 1