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Blackpool’s A&E ‘on verge of collapse’ as 12-hour waits double

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Elaine and Denis Thwaites Picture: PA

Tunisian police delayed arrival on scene of beach massacre, inquest is told

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Europe had a higher prevalence of foetal alcohol syndrome

British mothers drinking during pregnancy put us in worst five nations for Foetal Alcohol Syndrome

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Disney toys recalled over safety concerns

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Abuse victim takes steps to help service

Crime

Sixth formers learn about emergencies

Education

In 2022 we’ll be able to watch an 1,800-year old star collision

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South Shore crews called to extractor fan fire

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Police

New top cop wants a ‘first class response’ for Fylde and Wyre

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Katie Lander with Samuel Hudson

New neonatal room opens at Victoria hospital

Health

Abuse victim takes steps to help service

Crime
Police

New top cop wants a ‘first class response’ for Fylde and Wyre

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Preston Crown Court

Mum in plea to spare criminal teen jail term

Crime
Police and abulance services on Coronation Street. Picture by Agnes Ashe

‘Verbally abusive’ man tried to enter ambulance

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Blackpool Magistrates Court.

Blackpool: From the courts 16-01-17

Crime

Driver trapped in car crash

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A tree fell in Ballam Road, Lytham, leaving it blocked

UPDATE: Road reopened as fallen tree moved

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A collision took place between two HGVs and a car in the early hours of 13January

All lanes now reopen on M6 Southbound after HGV accident

Transport

Sixth formers learn about emergencies

Education
Mereside Primary pupils celebrate becoming part of the Fylde Coast Academy Trust.  Pictured are Tayla Hawes, 6, Syd Jewell-North, 5 and Skyla Tolmie, 4.

Future is looking bright for newest Blackpool academy

Education
Woodlands Special School, behind the Walk-In Centre in Whitegate Drive. (Picture: Google)

Blackpool school CLOSED after being damaged by 55mph winds

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Pupils at Hawes Side Academy are settling in to their new class rooms.  Pictured are Amelia Hopwood, Taylor McDonald and Bethany Cartmell.

Pupils give the thumbs up to new school building

Education

Decision due on bid to build five star hotel on Blackpool’s Golden Mile

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Beaverbrooks has donated �1,300 to the Vics child mental health team

Jeweller’s gift to child mental health service

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Car crash in Preston. Picture from Lancs Road Police

Driver trapped in car crash

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The Beatles in Blackpool in August 1964 just before their performance at the Opera House

Beatles man’s rock history

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Minister meets leader about libraries’ future

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Mark Bamforth

Deadline looms for by-election candidates

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Cookson Street is among those due to be upgraded as part of a 7m project

Work to start on £7m facelift for Blackpool roads

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Primary school pupils in Cleveleys marched to protest against library closures

Hurry up call in battle to save libraries

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An artists impression of the Wyre  barrage

Government’s tidal report opens door for Wyre plan

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How the Swansea Bay barrage might look

Government gives hope to barrage backers

Business
Andy Pickard

Fylde firms urged to join University in energy project

Business
A&E at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Blackpool’s A&E ‘on verge of collapse’ as 12-hour waits double

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Katie Lander with Samuel Hudson

New neonatal room opens at Victoria hospital

Health
A delicious-looking meal

How to banish Blue Monday doldrums

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Europe had a higher prevalence of foetal alcohol syndrome

British mothers drinking during pregnancy put us in worst five nations for Foetal Alcohol Syndrome

Offbeat

Disney toys recalled over safety concerns

Offbeat

In 2022 we’ll be able to watch an 1,800-year old star collision

Offbeat
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Health concerns sparked after vampire bats start sucking human blood

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Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - January 12, 2017

Opinion

The Thing is With Steve Canavan - January 12, 2017

Opinion