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Lives could have been saved if travel firm had carried out security checks

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VIDEO: Air ambulance called after tram crash leaves at least two hurt

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Former Pool midfielder Charlie Adam visited Poulton teen Andrew Sanderson in hospital after he was hurt in a hit and run (Picture: Twitter/@AJSanderson9)

Hit and run victim left in coma gets visit from Pool’s promotion hero

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Denis and Elaine Thwaites

Apology to families of beach massacre victims at inquest

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Port’s folk icon Alan back with latest album

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£500 reward offered after terrifying armed robbery at Blackpool salon

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10 most complained-about adverts in 2016

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House prices are reaching a dangerously inflated level

2017 property crash would see £399 a week wiped off UK property values

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£500 reward offered after terrifying armed robbery at Blackpool salon

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The couple denied the offence when they appeared at Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Pair in court over five-week-old girl's broken bones

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Blackpool Magistrates Court.

Blackpool: From the courts 19-01-17

Crime
Station Road

Parents warned after Poulton schoolgirl kidnap claim

Crime
Jonathan Birt was jailed for covertly filming schoolchildren getting changed in their PE kits

Pervert teaching assistant jailed for spying on children

Crime

Sixth form gears up for glittering awards finale

Education
Arthur Emery from St Teresa's Catholic Primary School.

Arthur’s insight into Star Wars

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Linda Harris

Celebrating Blackpool dinner lady's 30 years of service

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Suzanne Warr, deputy production editor with The Guardian, visiting St Mary's RC Primary School, London Street Fleetwood, as part of a national scheme, with Ethan Thom, Oliver Mallon, Shaun Hughes, Mellissa Ranasinghe, Georgia Higson and Lamiha Mashrufa

Fleet Street comes to school at Fleetwood

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Prince George  meeting the President of the United States Barack Obama (centre) and First Lady Michelle Obama (behind) at Kensington Palace, London, with the Duke of Cambridge (left), after the US president visited the UK to congratulate the Queen on turning 90 in April.

Blackpool stockbrokers help fund firm’s USA bid

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Four face off in controversial by-election poll

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Prime Minister Theresa May speaks during Prime Minister's Questions in the House of Commons

Prime Minister quizzed over waiting times

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Members of Change Britain in Fleetwood.

Pro-Brexiteers claiming fresh backing in port

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Peter Gibson

Concerns growing over combined authority plan

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Artist's impression of the proposed Wyre tidal energy scheme.

Barrage plans to help revive port

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Blackpool’s GP shortage got worse last year

Health
Shelly Woods after winning the Women's Elite wheelchair race of the 2015 Morrisons Great North Run, Newcastle.

Women urged to get active with free pass

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Adam with his brother and sister

Meet the mum who turned tragedy into helping other people

Health
A Gourmet Burger Kitchen advert which people believed to be offensive to vegetarians and vegans

10 most complained-about adverts in 2016

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House prices are reaching a dangerously inflated level

2017 property crash would see £399 a week wiped off UK property values

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Sitting is 'the new smoking'

Sitting down too much can age women by 8 years, but not men

Offbeat
Marches are being held in Edinburgh, Manchester, Liverpool, Cardiff and a number of other cities

Women’s March UK: What it’s all about

Offbeat
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - January 19, 2017

Opinion

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion
Rt Rev Geoff Pearson, Bishop of Lancaster

Column: Value of wisdom born from a lifetime of experience

Opinion
Luke Taylor Labour councillor  for Clifton Ward, Blackpool Council

Politically Correct by Luke Taylor

Opinion