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UPDATED: Belokon: ‘Court victory brings me little joy’

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The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu (centre) atb Fosbrooke House with (from left)  manager Paul Smith, deputy manager Melanie Edwards, Rev Michael Taylor and Rev Nick Wells

Residents’ joy at visit from Archbishop

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Fire crews were called to St Annes Road

Fire crews called to smoking machine

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Brave Charlie Jordan, who has died at the age of 11

Mum’s grief after terminally ill son dies in her arms

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UCLan team helps to find new planets

Education

Smart signs will ease traffic jams during peak times

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Roof plunge horror as daredevil loses grip

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Emergency services at the scene. Picture by Agnes Ashe, hotelier from Sorrento House

Road closed due to strong winds

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Man lost part of ear in ‘stupid’ street fight in Blackpool

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Coun Gillian Campbell said the fake vodka put people at serious risk

Toxic fake vodka sold to undercover Blackpool Council Trading Standards officer

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Police discovered suspected cannabis plants in Bambers Lane

Police seize suspected cannabis haul

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Kirkham prison

Tough punishment promised as 'dirty dozen' remain on run from prison

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Concerns have been raised over police welfare

Police welfare a priority insist force bosses

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Broken down horse trailer temporarily shuts M6

Transport
A new Land Rover club is starting in Blackpool

‘Family friendly’ club to drive into Blackpool

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Child car seat regulations  everything you need to know about this years changes

Child car seat regulations – everything you need to know about this year’s changes

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UCLan team helps to find new planets

Education
Singer Anne Nolan

Women’s Day will celebrate achievements

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Freya Ratcliffe and Katie Barton, from Carleton St Hildas Primary School

Fast and furious waterpark slides get the thumbs up

Education
Bruno Curtis (Lancashire Attack) with Foundation Community Development Manager Matt Agnew

Top training tips from football pros

Education
11-year-old St Aidan's pupil Helena Pye has had a ukulele specially adapted for her to play by her music teacher Phil  Dalton

Plucky Helena is back on song

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Smart signs will ease traffic jams during peak times

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The Imperial Hotel

London firm to manage historic resort hotel

Business
The dog day care sector could come under closer scrutity

New regulation proposed for doggy day care businesses

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St Annes Town Hall

Fylde Tories doubt over county plans

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Left to right  - Eric Tamanis, Executive Director at Progress Housing Group, John Healey, Shadow Housing Minister, Jennifer Mein, Leader of County Council, Jacqui De-Rose, Chief Executive at Progress Housing Group and South Ribble Borough Councillor, Matthew Tomlinson.

Shadow Housing Minister’s pledge for more affordable homes in Lancashire

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Blackpool Winter Gardens. (Photo: Michael Beckwith).

Roof plunge horror as daredevil loses grip

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Blackpool Winter Gardens. (Photo: Michael Beckwith).

Man injured after roof fall at Magic Convention

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Keep Blackpool Tidy ambassadors get the message across about keeping the town litter-free

Majority pay up as litter campaign still a priority

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Brave Charlie Jordan, who has died at the age of 11

Mum’s grief after terminally ill son dies in her arms

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Samantha Bainbridge

New service is praised by its own patients

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Fire caused by a faulty tumble dryer.

ALERT: Lancashire residents urged to unplug exploding tumble dryers

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Helen Bailey

BREAKING: Helen Bailey murder - Ian Stewart guilty of killing author as police to re-examine death of first wife

Offbeat

Seven most controversial BRIT Awards moments

Offbeat
President Donald Trump at his first major news conference in the White House

Fake news: How do you know what to believe online?

Offbeat
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - February 23, 2017

Opinion
010416  Window cleaner Neil Caden from Garforth, Leeds , getting in some practise  before his speed window cleaning world record attempt in Manchester next week. (Gl1009/50e)

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan - February 23, 2017

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Rt Rev Geoff Pearson, Bishop of Lancaster

Column: Challenges posed by Christian faith

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