News

News

Million meals served up to Fylde’s most vulnerable people

News
Billy Vaughan had his electric scooter stolen outside Asda and is appealing for its return

Mobility scooter thieves leave cancer battle great grandad grounded

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Sun-sational shot of St Annes Pier

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Whitegate Drive close to Gorse Road (Pic: Google)

Man hit by driverless car on his way to work in Blackpool

Crime

Linkin Park set up tribute page to Chester Bennington following his death

News

GRAPHIC CONTENT: Dead porpoise found on beach this morning 'nothing to do with oil spill'

News

Knife amnesty extended for another week

Crime

LATEST: Oil spill 'continues to wash up' on Fylde coast beaches

Environment
Staff at Blackpool Zoo baked silverback gorilla Bukavu a cake for his birthday

It’s Planet of the Cakes for one lucky gorilla

Offbeat
A person giving blood (Pic: Cathal McNaughton/PA Wire)

Gay men 'to be allowed to donate blood three months after having sex'

Health

Mobility scooter thieves leave cancer battle great grandad grounded

Crime 2
Whitegate Drive close to Gorse Road (Pic: Google)

Man hit by driverless car on his way to work in Blackpool

Crime
Police have extended their knife amnesty for another week

Knife amnesty extended for another week

Crime
Fly-tipper in court

Man who possessed indecent images of children had girl, 3, staying in his Blackpool flat

Crime
Hundreds of plants were seized in two raids this week

'We love smashing drug dealers' doors in' - resort sarge as £250,000 of cannabis is found in raids

Crime 6

'The hedge slowed him down nicely' - M55 motorist crashes near Blackpool

Transport
HMS Blackpool

Illuminated tram parade will be world firs

Business 5

Woman hurt in three-vehicle crash

News 5

Tennis club open day for new players

News
Patrick Joyce getting his head shaved

Fleetwood schoolboy’s close shave for cancer research

News
Wendy Pearce has been nominated for a lifetime achievement award at the National Diversity Awards

Dedicated Wendy in line for award

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John McGuinness receives an Honorary Fellowship from Myerscough College.

TT legend’s fellowship honour a ‘proud’ day

News
Andy Mellor

School funding boost 'too little, too late'

Education

Own a drone? Here's how a government announcement may affect you...

News
Cybercrime

496% surge in cybercrime in Lancashire

Crime 14
HMS Blackpool

Illuminated tram parade will be world firs

Business 5
Coun Paul Greenall pictured moments after resigning from the Tory group at County hall  and moving to sit next to Independent Councillor Liz Oades

Tory councillor quits over cash allowance row

News 3
Coun Paul Greenall pictured moments after resigning from the Tory group at County hall  and moving to sit next to Independent Councillor Liz Oades

Lancashire County Councillor quits Tory party in intimidation row

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Andy Mellor

School funding boost 'too little, too late'

Education
Oil continues to wash up in Wyre

LATEST: Oil spill 'continues to wash up' on Fylde coast beaches

Environment
Cleaners on the beach at Bispham earlier this week

OIL SPILL LATEST: All eyes on the tide as sea remains off limits

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Cleaners on the beach at Bispham earlier this week

Oil clean up operation ends in Blackpool - but continues in Wyre and the sea is still off limits

Environment
A person giving blood (Pic: Cathal McNaughton/PA Wire)

Gay men 'to be allowed to donate blood three months after having sex'

Health
Boots The Chemist Picture: PA

Chemist chain ‘sorry’ in morning after pill row

Health 9
Sessions will be held at the Solaris Centre, Blackpool.

Funding for mental health advice hub

News 1
Staff at Blackpool Zoo baked silverback gorilla Bukavu a cake for his birthday

It’s Planet of the Cakes for one lucky gorilla

Offbeat
Andy Murray in Wimbledon action

Tennis fans given chance to partner Andy Murray in doubles

Offbeat
An exfoliating daily wash containing micro-beads

Government to ban microbeads in toiletries to tackle threat to marine life

Offbeat 1
Justin Bieber performs on a stage during his world tour concert in Beijing

Justin Bieber banned from China over 'bad behaviour'

Offbeat

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - July 20, 2017

Opinion
Last group of Priests ordained by Bishop of Lancaster Rt Rev Geoff  Pearson earlier this month bid him a fond farewell after the service at Blackburn Cathedral

Column: A simple message as retirement looms

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