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News

'Blackpool must be positive about business opportunities'

Business
Crash in Blackpool.

Drink driver leads police to his door after leaving convenient trail

Crime 2
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Issy steals the show as Blackpool shows Britain’s Got Talent

Blackpool 1
Crash in Hambleton

Driver has lucky escape after windscreen impaled by wooden stake

News 2

Driver smashes into parked car before running away

Crime 1

School parking is making road ‘dangerous’

News 4

Dinner lady Dorothy, 90, makes return to old school

Cleveleys

'Cookie' the pig still homeless despite police lengthy search

Blackpool 6
Fire in South Shore, Blackpool

Home owner woken by carpet fire

News 1

Couple’s joy as tearful bridal firm bosses save the day

News

Drink driver leads police to his door after leaving convenient trail

Crime 2
A silver Honda was left after smashing into a parked car.

Driver smashes into parked car before running away

Crime 1
Snapchat

Teenager caught sharing indecent images of schoolgirls via Snapchat

Crime
Lindsay Ellison failed to take her six-year-old daughter to school often enough, magistrates were told

One mum jailed for letting son skip school - as another avoids prison term

Crime
Sessions House

Worker threatens pub goer with large knife

Crime

Rail replacement buses teed up for rail strike day

Transport 4
Roadworks warning

Roadworks warning ahead of major gas works

Transport
Catch 22 is dropping its 23 route

'Unsustainable' bus route axed after trial run flop

Transport 6
Traffic is reported to be slow in both directions betweenMoss House Lane and Plumpton Lane.

Delays on Preston New Road due to demonstration

Transport 5

Dinner lady Dorothy, 90, makes return to old school

Cleveleys
Lindsay Ellison failed to take her six-year-old daughter to school often enough, magistrates were told

One mum jailed for letting son skip school - as another avoids prison term

Crime
Pupils welcome Dorothy and Bill to the school

Pupils welcome former dinner lady Dorothy back for lunch

News 1
Myerscough College Farrier students at work

County students shape a future in ancient craft

News 1
Kirkham Grammar School's production of Aladdin

Talented students bring a whole new world on stage

Education

'Blackpool must be positive about business opportunities'

Business

Couple’s joy as tearful bridal firm bosses save the day

News
Northern train

Rail replacement buses teed up for rail strike day

Transport 4
Will and Robert Chelsom

Blackpool lighting firm wins coveted Queen's Award

Business

'Unsustainable' bus route axed after trial run flop

Transport 6
Clive Grunshaw

Police cannot continue to 'pick up slack' from public service cuts

Crime 21
Prime Minister Theresa May prepares to make a statement in Downing Street, London, where she announced a snap general election on June 8

Fylde coast MPs reaction to snap election call

News 27
Anti-fracking residents at Roseacre

Resident's anger at 'skewed' fracking inquiry decision

Business 9
A parade to celebrate the first day of the Bangla New Year  in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Resort to celebrate Bengali New Year

News 2
Dozens of  volunteers braved grey skies and a bracing sea breeze to clean up a popular Fylde coast beach.

Dozens of volunteers joined in a big beach clean at Rossall

News 1
Volunteers clean up the beach at Rossall

Dozens turn out to give shoreline a spring clean

News 1
Adrian Ionut, 28, jailed for three years for drug supply in Blackpool

Cocaine dealer jailed for three years

News 8
Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Visiting hours on some wards relaxed to aid dementia patients

Health
Harpist Lucy Nolan played for patients at Blackpool Victoria Hospital recently

Blackpool Victoria Hospital music trial deemed to be a success

News
Meatballs without the endless furniture shopping

IKEA food without the furniture shopping? Yes please!

Offbeat
Harry Potter fan Issy Simpson

Britain's Got Talent comes to Blackpool

Offbeat 3
All branding has been removed from the hotel in Dickson Road

Name game goes on at Blackpool's controversial 'Viagra' Hotel'

News 12

What's the title of Kevin Bacon's new TV show?

Offbeat
Kylie Minogue

Not so emotional downloads

Opinion
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - April 20, 2017

Opinion
Nappy sacks can pose a danger to babies.

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion