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Fylde motorists hit by double delay

News
Sir Bruce Forsyth has trouble with his deckchair in Blackpool in 1960 seaside stars

‘Show-business in Blackpool is too fantastic for words’

Whats on
Blackpool South MP Gordon Marsden and Coun Peter Hunter having fun at the Lostock Community Centre event

Blackpool community's fun day and dog show

News
Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 22-08-17

Crime

Inspiring results for Fylde energy firm

Business

Solar eclipse sweeps across US for the first time in 99 years

Offbeat

Children and mother rescued from burning home in North Shore

News

Man missing from St Annes for over a month

Crime
Armed police in front of the Tower in May

POLL RESULTS: Terrorists ‘will not win’ as resort bosses say the show must go on

Crime
The new set of stamps featuring some of the most iconic and much-loved British toys

Action Man and Sindy to feature in Royal Mail's latest stamp series

Nostalgia

Blackpool: From the courts 22-08-17

Crime
Glenn Robinson was last seen around 3pm on July 20

Man missing from St Annes for over a month

Crime
Armed police in front of the Tower in May

POLL RESULTS: Terrorists ‘will not win’ as resort bosses say the show must go on

Crime
Two men - one from Blackpool - have been charged with murder after a womans body was found in a burning car.

Blackpool man charged with murder after body found in burning car

Crime
A burnt-out golf buggy found on Grange Park was stolen from the golf course at Stanley Park, police said.

Yobs torch golf cart in yet another arson attack

Crime

UPDATE: Cattle truck overturns blocking M55

Transport
Drivers are being warned to expect delays.

Delays expected due to fracking protest

Transport
A car park in Nottingham after a wall collapsed leaving vehicles hanging in mid-air.

Vehicles left dangling after car park wall collapses

Transport
Undated handout photo of a French fighter plane which shadowed a holiday jet flying from Spain to Birmingham

NATIONAL NEWS: Fighter jet tails plane of ‘terrified’ tourists heading home from Spain

News
James Smith with outgoing Head of Physics Mark Gaddes with incoming Head of Physics Carol Courtney at Kirkham Grammar

A LEVEL RESULTS: Number of top grades has risen at Kirkham Grammar School

Education
AKS students Richard Atherton, Laura Perrin, Annabelle Li Kam Wa, Ishwar Malhi, Alicia Weaver, Cameron Armour, Ben Webster and Jamie Choi all make the grade

A LEVEL RESULTS: Delighted AKS schlors get first choice

Education
Grace McKnight, Hal Morgan-Short, Ashya Colvin, Oliver Hockings and Sam Pitcher

A LEVEL RESULTS: Celebration time at Rossall

Education
Jack Saxton, Jack Purcell Clark, Matthew Shacklock and George Chesworth celebrate their results

A LEVEL RESULTS: Birthday boy’s media career hopes after A-level success at Carr Hill Sixth Form

Education

Inspiring results for Fylde energy firm

Business
Antonio Martin-Melero died suddenly at the age of 37

‘He was so kind and funny...a lovely man’

News
From Left:  Deputy council  leader Coun Albert Atkinson, council leader Coun Geoff Driver and Chief Executive Jo Turton at  the Lancashire County Council cabinet meeting August  21, 2017 when the ruling Conservative group voted for  a radical management restructure at the council.

Councillors vote to axe Chief Executive Jo Turton’s job at Lancashire County Council

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The Tower Ballroom for the glittering finals of the BIBAs

Blackpool on show for business awards

Business

Councillors vote to axe Chief Executive Jo Turton’s job at Lancashire County Council

News
Blackpool Council inspectors found mouldy fruit and putrefying milk on visits to the Church Street store run by Zee Convenience Store Ltd

Mould on fruit at filthy store

News
Cat Smith, the MP for Lancaster and Fleetwood

Animal cruelty call from Fleetwood MP

News
Former deputy Fuhrer Rudolf Hess

NATIONAL NEWS: Far-right extremists march in honour of Nazi politician

News
Work to install new gas pipes in Kentmere Drive, Mereside

Anger at ‘mess’ from pipe work

News
Cuadrilla's drilling rig at Preston New Road

Campaigners call for U-turn on Fylde fracking as drilling starts

Business
Buggy with (from left) Karen Wright, Nicole Walmsley, Mandy Davison, Louise Murrie and Fran Williamson

Brave Buggy is a national champion

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Sandra Perkins

DEMENTIA: The cruel disease that will leave you bereaved twice

News
Aid worker Matt Benson, from Blackpool, with Prince Harry

It’s World Humanitarian Day tomorrow – meet the Blackpool man saving lives abroad

Health
Some of the new artwork on the children's ward at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

‘Believe in you’ - inspirational spruce up of children’s ward at Vic

Health

Solar eclipse sweeps across US for the first time in 99 years

Offbeat
The new set of stamps featuring some of the most iconic and much-loved British toys

Action Man and Sindy to feature in Royal Mail's latest stamp series

Nostalgia
Families have eight arguments a month over the telly remote

The average modern British family revealed

Offbeat
Blurry pictures appear to show an Apple branded television screen in a test lab

'Leaked' images show 'Apple TV in testing lab'

Offbeat
Afflecks Palace

NICOLA ADAM: Will you sit down next to me?

Opinion
Bruce Forsyth

Bruce Forsyth has died aged 89

News

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - August 17, 2017

Opinion