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Cyclist convicted of 'furious driving' over pedestrian's death

Crime
The incident took place on Banks Street in Blackpool. Picture: Google

Women trapped in room while raider ransacked Blackpool home

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Andrew Moulding

Blackpool credit union in national training drive

Business
Mark Aylott with his painting of Blackpool Tower

Blind Blackpool artist's towering achievement

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Fylde coast MPs call for more student voters

Politics

Foggy to star at Blackpool Bikers show

Whats on

Store faces final curtain

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‘We’ll keep up battle for flood defence’

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Jeremy Hunt at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Jeremy Hunt makes secret trip to the Vic - then says 'open, transparent culture' is 'vital step' for NHS

Health

Cyclist convicted of 'furious driving' over pedestrian's death

Crime
The incident took place on Banks Street in Blackpool. Picture: Google

Women trapped in room while raider ransacked Blackpool home

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Jail for woman who had £230,000 of cocaine in her boot - and said she thought she was moving stolen make-up

Crime
Nigel Morgan, Dave Cutts and Oli Poole

CYBER CRIME: Why YOUR identity is at risk from cyber hackers

Crime
Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 23-08-17

Crime
Motorists are being advised to avoid travelling during peak periods

Nearly seven million adults planning UK bank holiday weekend break

Offbeat
Two lanes are currently blocked on the motorway

UPDATE: Cattle truck overturns blocking M55

Transport
Drivers are being warned to expect delays.

Delays expected due to fracking protest

Transport

24% of parents have moved home to be in school catchment area

Education
GCSE results day is almost here

GCSE Result Day 2017: A survival guide

Education
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

Blackpool credit union in national training drive

Business
Police chiefs should be given the power to fire officers

Police bosses should be able to fire officers with inadequate IT skills

Business
Motorists are being advised to avoid travelling during peak periods

Nearly seven million adults planning UK bank holiday weekend break

Offbeat

Fylde coast MPs call for more student voters

Politics
Investigations found issues including repeated missed collections

Bin collection complaints upheld by watchdog up 12% on last year

Offbeat
David Cobham author of 'Bowland Beth' . Photo by Martin Hayward-Smith

How the life and death of Bowland Beth the hen harrier inspired filmmaker David Cobham’s campaigning book

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Photo Neil Cross
Chorley Hospital A&E protesters await Jeremy Hunt's arrival at Royal Preston Hospital for his "secret" meeting

Minister Jeremy Hunt’s Royal Preston Hospital visit is gatecrashed

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The Blackpool Steam and Vintage Rally, held previously on South Car Park.
Event organisers Dave and Louise Hall (left) join Simon Swift to display their own entries in the miniature section.

Full steam ahead for rally’s new site

News

VIDEO: Giant plastic whale makes a splash on Blackpool beach in fight against pollution

News
Investigations found issues including repeated missed collections

Bin collection complaints upheld by watchdog up 12% on last year

Offbeat
Jeremy Hunt at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Jeremy Hunt makes secret trip to the Vic - then says 'open, transparent culture' is 'vital step' for NHS

Health
DW Fitness general manager, Dominic Herdman; Tesco Community Champion, Lynn Sumner; DW Fitness sales manager Pippa Middleborough, and membership sales consultant, Laura Pickavance

Gym staff step up to challenge for new screen

Health
Pizza

Crackdown on calories in pizza and burgers welcomed by resort health bosses

Health
Young girls say that comparing their lives to others is one of the greatest worries they have.

Over a third of girls face online pressure to live the ‘perfect life’

Offbeat
Investigations found issues including repeated missed collections

Bin collection complaints upheld by watchdog up 12% on last year

Offbeat
British diners prefer being served food on plates despite a trend for more unusual serving platters

You can't square the circle - British diners prefer round plates

Offbeat
Motorists are being advised to avoid travelling during peak periods

Nearly seven million adults planning UK bank holiday weekend break

Offbeat
Pubs are no place for small children

Column: Last orders for children in the bar

Opinion
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