Your garden can help RNLI’s appeal grow

Can you help a cash appeal grow – by making your garden available for the public to admire?

The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu (centre) atb Fosbrooke House with (from left)  manager Paul Smith, deputy manager Melanie Edwards, Rev Michael Taylor and Rev Nick Wells

Residents’ joy at visit from Archbishop

Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu led a service in the chapel and met residents and staff when he visited the Fosbrooke House supported living complex in Lytham .

Fylde MP Mark Menzies with nominees, including winner Pam Young, at the 2016 Fylde Woman of the Year lunch

Deadline extended for woman of year awards

Nominations have been flooding in for the Fylde Woman of the Year awards, but the deadline has been extended a week to accommodate even more.

Actress Katey Brennand on the Coronation Street set

Mum’s Corrie delight after acting break

It’s not just Rovers who return to Coronation Street - Lytham actress Katey Brennand is back on the top TV soap too.

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The Tudor Manor Nursing Home

Nurse who slept on duty is suspended

A nurse has been suspended after admitting a slew of wrongdoings at two care homes and a Fylde coast hospital, it has been revealed.

Roger Batty, from Freckleton, was given �15,000 by his dentist after taking legal action over poor treatment he received.

Patient’s £15,000 payout after ‘losing four teeth’

A pensioner who lost four teeth after his dentist allegedly failed to treat decay has been paid £15,000 in an out-of-court settlement.

Tapas bar

Where are the best tapas bars in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

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Lancashire recommends... great charity shops

Readers have voted. Here are the top charity shops in the area.
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Firefighters were called to Tesco Express in Clifton Street, Lytham, after the alarm went off (Pic: Google)

Firefighters called to Tesco Express in Lytham

Firefighters were called to Tesco Express in Lytham this morning.

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Funeral of former mayor of Fylde, Alderman Ron Wilson at Our Lady Star of the Sea RC Church,  St Annes

Church packed as town bids farewell to ex-mayor

Our Lady Star of the Sea RC Church, St Annes, was packed for the funeral of former Fylde mayor Alderman Ron Wilson.

Rosalyn and Sharon Baseley enjoy the snowdrops

Spring is on its way as snowdrops are in frame

Snowdrops are a sure sign that spring is on the way – and hundreds of people have been making the most of the opportunity to admire them in the grounds of Lytham Hall.

Mark Bamforth

Bamforth’s by-election delight

Mark Bamforth has won back his seat on Fylde Council.

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A competitor at last year's North West Puddle Jumping Competition

10 things to do next weekend... (February 11 to 12)

Looking to plan your weekend? We have 10 great things to do for you and your family...
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John Bishop's Winging It tour

Bishop’s back at Lowther – for TWO shows

Comedy superstar John Bishop is coming back to Lytham at the double - and tickets go on sale on Friday morning.

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Members of the Friends of Blackpool Road North Playing Fields, St Annes, with workmen at the Health Path being constructed at the playing fields thanks to �12,000 from the Tesco Bags of Help scheme

Bags charge boosts park

A Fylde recreation area is set for a whole new look – thanks to the 5p charge for supermarket bags.

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Firefighters at Lytham were put through their paces during a recent drill

PICTURES: Firefighters’ skill is put to the test in car crash drill

Firefighters at Lytham fire station, in Station Road, were put through their paces during a recent drill.

Forner Fylde councillor and mayor Ron Wilson with his wife Hilda

Tributes to former Fylde mayor Ron

Tributes have been paid to former Fylde mayor Alderman Ron Wilson, who has died at 87.

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Children nest building at the RSPB Ribble Discovery Centre Fairhaven

Fylde coast wildlife site hosts family photo competition

Families can find out about wildlife and take part in a photo competition at the RSPB’s Discovery Centre at Fairhaven.

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Louisa Johnson has been added to the line-up for the main arena at the Lytham Festival

Teen X Factor winner is added to festival line-up

X Factor winner Louisa Johnson will support Olly Murs at Lytham Festival this summer.


Lancashire recommends... Italian restaurants

Readers have voted. Here are the best Italian restaurants in the area.
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