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It’s back to school for Cod Army duo

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Some of the presents donated to The Gazette's Give a Gift appeal so far at Morrisons.

Christmas shouldn’t be the ‘worst time’

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Edwin Booth and Francis Egan at the launch of Putting Lancashire First

Fracking firm’s benefits pledge to the Fylde coast

Blackpool 10

The shocking scale of drug driving revealed

Crime 2

Woman escapes car blaze which halted M6

News 2

Lasers shine light on new ride path

Blackpool

Homes evacuated after crash causes gas leak

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The shocking scale of drug driving revealed

Crime 2
An artist's impression of Blackpool new police headquarters

Work starts on town’s new policing base

Crime 4
Heartless thieves have targetted ALS, the disabled children's community group based in the Gatehouse Centre on Waterloo Road. Even the few items which were left, such as this pool table, were damaged or broken beyond repair

Thieves swipe games from disabled children

Crime 5
Niall Miller is back on his bike after being targeted by yobs

Yobs wreck blood biker’s Triumph Tiger

Crime 1
The cellar of Piknik

Owner of filthy sandwich shop banned for five years

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The shocking scale of drug driving revealed

Crime 2
Car fire on M6 southbound near junction 31.

Woman escapes car blaze which halted M6

News 2

Two car crash causing slow traffic on M55

Blackpool

Take-off time for Fylde plane maker’s £15.6m training academy

Business
Coun Kath Benson, cabinet member for schools and learning

‘Grim’ view of Blackpool secondary schools causes concern

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St Kentigern's Catholic Primary School basketball tournament.

First time success at mini basketball tournament

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Pupils from Thames Primary Academy discover the past as part of their archaeology studies

Pupils unearth past in big dig

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Education stars recognised at annual Gazette awards

News 3

Fracking firm’s benefits pledge to the Fylde coast

Blackpool 10
Car fire on M6 southbound near junction 31.

Woman escapes car blaze which halted M6

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Nick Thompson with some of the construction workers.

Lasers shine light on new ride path

Blackpool

MP’s office on the move to new home

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Fylde MP Mark Menzies

Fylde PM’s pledge over link road delay

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County Hall

County hall saves further £12.32m in ‘unprecendented financial challenge’

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Wyre Councils standards monitoring officer Mrs Liesl Hadgraft

‘Dysfunctional’ Council under spotlight

News 5
Edwin Booth and Francis Egan at the launch of Putting Lancashire First

Fracking firm’s benefits pledge to the Fylde coast

Blackpool 10
Members of Blackpool Civic Trust carrying out their survey of listed buildings in the town

Survey will protect our historic sites

News 2
Meeting ponies at a previous fun day at Penny Farm

Ponies will be panto stars at fun day show

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Some of the presents donated to The Gazette's Give a Gift appeal so far at Morrisons.

Christmas shouldn’t be the ‘worst time’

News 1
Give A Gift for the Blackpool Gazette campaign

Presents roll in for The Gazette’s Give a Gift appeal

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Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Blackpool Victoria Hospital’s A&E department handover times are up 450 per cent

News 3

Benefits of daily asprin outweigh risks

Offbeat
A picture of athletes preparing to take part in the ancient Greek Olympic Games: not a stitch of clothing in sight (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Naked exercise isn’t just for exhibitionists – it’s a growing fitness trend

Offbeat 6

Pet food recalled over salmonella fears

Offbeat
Andrew Sachs

Andrew Sachs - Manuel’s best moments

Offbeat
Tim Roth stars as serial killer John Reginald Christie in the new BBC drama Rillington Place

Rillington Place - Tim Roth reaches new levels of creepy, but Samantha Morton steals the show in serial killer drama

TV and Film
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - December 1, 2016

Opinion

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan - December 1, 2016

Opinion
Rt Rev Geoff Pearson, Bishop of Lancaster

Column: Transforming life on earth is the most important guide

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