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Prom closed after blaze at Blackpool hotel

The Promenade has been closed after a ruptured gas main led to a major fire at a North Shore hotel, say fire services.

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Police are investigating an assault

Man smashed in face with vodka bottle

A man was left with injuries to his face after being smashed in the face with a vodka bottle by a gang of yobs.

Crime
Memorial service at Gynn Square for three police officers and a civilian who died in 1983

UPDATE: Service held for three fallen Blackpool police officers

Retired and serving police officers gathered in Blackpool earlier today to pay their respects to three colleagues who drowned in the sea – 34 years on from the tragedy that rocked the resort.

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Members of Harry Holland's family at the official dedication of a garden at Claremont Community Centre to his memory

Garden in memory of community hero

A garden named in memory of a community stalwart has been officially opened.

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Biker hurt in Blackpool crash

Biker hurt in Blackpool crash

A biker has been injured in a road collision in Blackpool.

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Police in Warley Road at the weekend

Rowing couple refuse to make complaint after calling police

A rowing couple were left with minor injuries after fighting at their home in North Shore.

Crime

Unicorn-themed send-off for ‘wonderful’ Alison

People wore purple and blue unicorn jumpers and clutched stuffed toys and teddy bears as they said goodbye to a ‘wonderful’ and ‘charming’ young girl.

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Mum of two, Charly Johnson is recovering in hospital after suffering a severe sepsis infection

Brave Charly: ‘I’ll be walking in six months’

A brave Blackpool mum who lost three of her limbs to a deadly blood infection is looking forward to getting used to walking again.

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Blackpool Magistrates Court

Blackpool: From the court - 15/11/16

Here are today’s listings of who has been in court and what for.

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A woman was taken to hospital after a car collided with a wall in Cromwell Road, North Shore
Image: @gemsikulxx/Twitter

Woman taken to hospital after car hits wall

A woman was taken to hospital after a car smashed into a wall in Blackpool.

Transport
Eviivo awards 2016 Globe theatre, Dean Wilson and John Donald of Waves Guesthouse recieve their award from David Weston

Best budget holiday award for resort hoteliers

Blackpool hoteliers John Donald and Dean Wilson have proved they are among the best when it comes to offering budget holidays.

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Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Hospital search for family or friends of woman, 55, who died there on Tuesday

Bereavements staff at Blackpool Victoria Hospital have appealed for a woman’s family and friends to come forward following her death there this week.

Health
Accident involving two vehicles on North Promenade

Cars collide on Prom

Emergency services were called and diversions to traffic briefly put in place after two vehicles were involved in a collision on Blackpool’s North Promenade on Sunday lunchtime.

North Shore
Police were called to Devonshire Road, close to North Shore Golf Club, at around 1.10pm

Police called to fourth accident on road in two weeks

A white Ford Fiesta and black Renault Clio were involved in a collision on Devonshire Road earlier – the fourth crash there in just two weeks.

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Caseys Bar

Bar ordered to control drunks

A Blackpool bar has agreed to accept tighter controls following a review of its licence.

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Lifeboat launched after 999 call in Blackpool

Lifeboat launched after 999 call in Blackpool

The Blackpool lifeboat was launched after reports that someone was in difficulty in the sea near North Pier.

Transport
Major road closed after second crash in two days

Major road closed after second crash in two days

A major Blackpool road remains closed following a serious accident.

Transport
The aftermath of a fire which happened on Cocker Street,Blackpool last night.

Investigations begin at blaze scene

Fire crews have begun investigation work at the scene of a major blaze in Blackpool.

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Blackpool Magistrates Court

Couple bitten in street by out of control dog

A couple were savaged in the street by a dog once owned by a Crufts judge.

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