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Anti-fracking protesters 'tried to breach' Preston New Road site

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Darren and Christine Southgate

An Imperial celebration for bed and breakfast duo

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Flights to and from Blackpool have been cancelled.

UPDATED: More disruption as Blackpool flights cancelled

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Blackpool Tower

Did Hitler want to make resort his playground?

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Memories from the front line of 50s theatre

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Inspections relief for home bakers

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‘City of Fylde’ could be next for boroughs

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Shut supermarket set for demolition

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The new rules affect dog day care businesses in Wyre

Dog day care centre licensing is approved

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The work is part of an on-going upgrade at Poulton station

Station car park set to re-open

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Anti-fracking protesters 'tried to breach' Preston New Road site

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Some of the money stolen had been donated to the Sense charity.

Charity cash thief jailed after throwing away second chance

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Surviving degus found at Grasmere Road. John Gosnell, 72, has received a lifetime ban on keeping animals. Picture from RSPCA

Blackpool man left 74 animals to starve

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Robert Dolan, 50,from Clydebank was last seen around 4.30pm on Wednesday 28 December 2016

MISSING: Man, missing for 7 weeks, may be in Blackpool

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The vehicle was stopped on Red Bank Road at around 1.20am on 24 February after police spotted the stolen white van.

Two arrested after police use stinger to stop stolen van

Crime 2

UPDATED: More disruption as Blackpool flights cancelled

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The work is part of an on-going upgrade at Poulton station

Station car park set to re-open

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A Van Air Let410 operating for Citywing

'Stop flying' order on Blackpool's only commercial service

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Broken down horse trailer temporarily shuts M6

Transport

Drama helps to teach about relationships

Education
An artists impression on how the surface of one of the Trappist-1 planets could look

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

Anti-fracking protesters 'tried to breach' Preston New Road site

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Flights to and from Blackpool have been cancelled.

UPDATED: More disruption as Blackpool flights cancelled

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Booths on Highfield Road in Blackpool has closed and is now boarded up. 2nd September 2015

Shut supermarket set for demolition

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The new rules affect dog day care businesses in Wyre

Dog day care centre licensing is approved

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‘City of Fylde’ could be next for boroughs

News 8
The new rules affect dog day care businesses in Wyre

Dog day care centre licensing is approved

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Blackpool Council has raised council tax by 4.99 per cent

Council agrees tax rise of five per cent

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Blackpool’s ‘second tower’ to be blown up on Sunday

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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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Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Blackpool Vic fears as patients left to wait hours

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Samantha Bainbridge

New service is praised by its own patients

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The latest increase follows a previous 1p rise in March 2016

Price of stamps to increase

Offbeat
90-year-old Jack McIlroy celebrates his birthday playing badminton with fellow members of the All Hallows Church Tueday Afternoon Badminton Club

War veteran, 90,
is leading the way

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62 per cent of UK householders dont do anything about rising costs

Householders in the North West among least energy savvy

Offbeat

Mysterious radioactive cloud moves towards UK as plane which tackled Chernobyl called in to find source

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First they took Bake Off... now it’s the Sewing Bee

Opinion
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - February 23, 2017

Opinion