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Grange Park field fire under investigation

Three fire engines and crews were called to put out a fire in long grass off Silsden Close in Grange Park this afternoon.
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OAP 'very poorly' after accidentally setting herself on fire

An elderly woman suffered serious injuries after accidentally setting her clothes on fire with a cigarette, it is believed.
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Blackpool City Learning Centre

Project Update: Shops and a community farm set to transform estate centre

Work will start next month to redevelop the City Learning Centre (CLC) in order to make better use of the building.

The young mum was found in Boundary Park, police said (Pic: Google)

Children who saw young mum’s body supported as tributes pour in

Children who found the body of a young mum hanged in a park are being supported by their respective schools.

Boundary Court, Dinmore Avenue

Garden hose hero saves flats from fire

A quick-thinking resident grabbed a garden hose to put out a fire which threatened residents in a block of flats.

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Ashton Shaw, aged nine.

Youngsters get to grips with creepy crawlies

What better way to fill the void between Christmas and heading back to school than getting to grips with some creepy crawlies?

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‘I’M SORRY’: Joker’s apology after obscene Christmas lights spark outrage

A festive joker who covered his home with obscene Christmas decorations had apologised after landing himself in hot water with police.

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Dale Docherty

Police: Do not approach this wanted man

Police have launched a fresh appeal for a man wanted in connection with an attack which left the victim with bleeding to the brain.

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Dale Docherty is wanted in connection with an alleged assault

Police appeal for ‘wanted’ man to hand himself in

Police have urged a Blackpool man, wanted in connection with an alleged assault, to hand himself in.


Grange Park manhunt after man badly hurt in vicious attack

A major manhunt was launched in Grange Park on Saturday after a 36-year-old man was attacked and badly injured.

Blackpool Magistrates Court

Taxi driver overturned his car after taking cocaine

A taxi driver crashed into parked cars and overturned his private hire car after taking cocaine.

Cannabis smoking

Cannabis and cocaine in driver’s system

Police officers smelt cannabis as a driver on his way to a gym in Blackpool overtook their vehicle.

Wayne Rooney and co are not the only ones to slip up during Euro 2016

Benidorm trip lands Blackpool football fan in trouble

A man who defied a Football Banning Order (FBO) and went abroad during Euro 2016 has appeared at court.

Blackpool Magistrates Court

Banned man ran away from officers

A man who was banned from the road tried to run away from police.

Cannabis smoking

Cannabis found in driver’s car by police

A carer who pulled his car out in front of a police vehicle was found with drugs.

Blackpool Magistrates Court

Bail for accused

A Blackpool mum alleged to have attacked her former partner with a knife has been granted bail.

Blackpool Magistrates Court

Man denies pig porn charge

A man accused of possessing pig porn, and an indecent picture of a child, has had a hearing of his case at court.

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Simon Blackburn

Council leader chosen to spearhead Lancashire bid

Blackpool Council leader Coun Simon Blackburn has been chosen to spearhead moves towards the creation of a combined authority for Lancashire.

Former councillor Brian Doherty

Brian handed civic honour

A former councillor has been honoured for his service to Blackpool.

Polling day for the EU referendum.  Polling station at Church Road Methodist Centre in St Annes.

EU REF: Fylde coast voters go to the polls

The first wave of voters have already made their voices heard as polling stations opened at 7am in the EU referendum.

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