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Thug punched his mother after she had been discharged from hospital

A man has been banned from seeing his own mother by the order of a judge.

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Firefighters used one hose to douse the car blaze

Suspicious blaze at empty Blackpool hotel

Police are investigating after a fire at a derelict Blackpool hotel.

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former police officer Jayson Lobo

Former Lancashire policeman jailed for secretly filming sex encounters with seven women

An ex- Lancashire police officer who secretly filmed his sexual encounters with seven women has been jailed for three years.

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Tim Coglan, service manager of Public Protection at Blackpool Council with some of the counterfeit toys recovered

Pay back £619k ...or face prison

The director of a company that imported and sold more than £1m of counterfeit toys - some which ended up on shelves of high street shops in Blackpool - has been ordered to pay more than half a million pounds of his ill gotten gains.

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Pumpkin the puppy was found abandoned in woodland in Kirkham

Abandoned puppy was too ill to survive

A puppy has had to be put down after she was found, alone and starving, in Lancashire woodland.
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Blackpool magistrates court

Blackpool: From the courts 20-10-17

Here is the latest round-up of some of the cases at Blackpool Magistrates Court.

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Cash machine torn from supermarket wall in overnight raid

The hunt is on for raiders who ripped a cash machine from a supermarket wall in Preesall, say police.
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Samantha Brooks

Concern for missing Samantha

Police say they are increasingly concerned for the welfare of a woman who went missing after saying she was meeting someone in Preston.
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Fracking protesters guilty of trespass

Fracking protesters guilty of trespass

A group of anti fracking campaigners who had to be physically cut away from a plastic pipe during a heated protest at an industrial site have been found guilty of aggravated trespass.

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Above pictured are Robert Hassall, David Brady coun Gillian Campbell, Dean Earnshaw and Thomas Platt. Left, Georgina Hewlitt-Leigh. Right, litter.

The cost of dropping rubbish in Blackpool reaches £48k

A crackdown on litter louts in Blackpool has seen more than 600 people pay fines totalling at least £48,000 for dropping rubbish.

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Preston Crown Court

Jail for burglar who targeted Blackpool hotels

A burglar who targeted hotels in Blackpool has been jailed for 30 months.

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Mick Hall

City boxer jailed over break ins at home of ex and her new partner

A disgraced boxer who broke into his ex partner’s home and attacked her has been jailed for 22 months.
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Ma Kellys,Lytham Road,South Shore,Blackpool

Incident happened early hours of Sunday morning.

Ma Kelly’s brawl victim left bleeding and unconscious from single punch

A man has admitted throwing a punch with such a force it knocked his victim unconscious, a court has heard.

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A man has been charged with criminal damage after electrical items were damaged in a South Shore pawn shop

Man charged with criminal damage at pawn shop

A man has been charged with criminal damage after electrical items were damaged in a South Shore pawn shop, say police.

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File picture of The Cube in Poulton

Reveller knocked out in unprovoked attack outside the Cube in Poulton

A reveller was left lying on the ground outside a Poulton club after being knocked out in an unprovoked attack, Lancashire Police said.

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Preston Magistrates' Court

Judge’s blast at anti-fracking protesters from the Fylde

Anti-fracking campaigners from the Fylde had to be physically cut away from a plastic pipe during a heated protest at the gates of an industrial site.

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Blackpool magistrates court

Blackpool: From the courts 19-10-17

Here is the latest round-up of some of the cases at Blackpool Magistrates Court.

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Plucky Blackpool hotelier uses Google to catch burglar

Plucky Blackpool hotelier uses Google to catch burglar

A resort couple have told how they collared a thief who raided their hotel for an expensive camera and smartphone by tracking him down using Google.

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Preston Crown Court

Pervert apprehended at Blackpool hotel with haul of ‘terrifying’ child images

A man who was found with ‘terrifying’ images of child sex abuse at a Blackpool hotel has been sentenced.

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Manchester Airport

Blackpool couple arrested at Manchester Airport in ‘snowballing’ child abuse probe

A husband and wife have been arrested at Manchester Airport and charged with a string of child abuse offences.

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