A-LEVEL RESULTS: Perfect platform for future

Lytham Sixth Form College celebrated impressive results ahead of getting set for a new era.

Blackpool beach

Lancashire recommends... Beaches

Time to get your bucket and spade out.

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Benjamin Brooks

Pervert doctor’s prison sentence cut on appeal

A hospital doctor who claimed overwork at Blackpool Vic led to him sexually assaulting young girls has had his sentence slashed by Appeal Court judges.


Flight of fantasy has kept Tom in air since childhood

Turning 90 will not stop sprightly Tom Gregson gliding through the air.

Police said they are looking to speak to this man about a wallet theft at The Craft House in Lytham

Bar owner blasts ‘scumbag’ caught on camera nicking his wallet as he gets ready to open up

A bar owner has branded an opportunist thief a ‘scumbag’ who ‘deserves to be locked up’.

The light was used to illuminate steps up to Ms Simkin's home, at the back at this house

‘Lytham lighthouse row’ - over a single bulb - ends in costly court case

A neighbourly dispute over a security light spilled over into a court case estimated to have cost taxpayers thousands of pounds.

Tom Gregson (in front) and instructor Reg Wooller

Flying high with Bowland Forest Gliding Club

Turning 90 will not stop sprightly Tom Gregson gliding through the air.
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Simon Cox wrote the song, 'Golden Days', for Brian House children's hospice

Chance to appear in charity music video

A video shoot for a charity music single is taking place on Lytham Green on Sunday.

Step Into The Story's Red Queen

Your chance to enjoy Alice’s crazy world of Wonderland

An enchanting summer event for all the family graces Lowther Gardens this week.

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All Seasons Leisure Centre in Chorley

Lancashire recommends... Leisure centres

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All eyes on the skies as Blackpool Air Show takes place over the weekend

Things to do this weekend (August 12 and 13)

There's a great range of indoor and outdoor events over the weekend to suit all tastes...

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Human League at Scarborough Open Air Theatre @Kluens

Upset about Human League’s no-show? Late announcement not deliberate, Festival bosses pledge

Lytham Festival organisers have refuted claims made by angry Human League fans they were deliberately not told the headline set had been axed until the last minute.

Lytham's inshore lifeboat was launched

Beacon sparks river rescue alert

Lytham’s inshore lifeboat was launched when an emergency beacon was activated in the River Ribble.

This was the devastation caused by the fire

'NEVER use water on oil fires' - warning after firefighters spot chip pan blaze from drill tower

This is the damage caused by a chip pan fire that left a man with burns to his arms.

Fire crews were called

Man burned in chip pan blaze

A man was treated for minor burns after a chip pan fire.

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Midge Ure closed 80s Vs 90s night at Lytham Festival 2017

Festival's five nights of music hits the right notes

Lytham Festival 2017 has proven the biggest yet as music fans provided a major boost to the town’s economy.
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Crowds take in the night at Lytham Festival 2017

Festival team says see you next year!

Lytham Festival has called on fans to 'save the date' for 2018 - and it's a week early.

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Lea Salonga at West End Proms, Lytham Festival

Stars were singing in the rain for festival finale

The heavens may have opened over the Green for the closing night of Lytham Festival, but no one was going to rain on the parade of stars on show.
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Pat Sharp's on the decks at Lytham Festival 80s Vs 90s night

Human League star ‘recovering’ after falling ill in Lytham

After a fun-filled pop party, there was a sombre end to last night’s 80s Vs 90s show.

Jodie Prenger as Shirley Valentine.

Home-coming year for Singing star Jodie

Jodie Prenger looks forward to Lytham Proms and heart-warming one woman play Shirley Valentine ANNA CRYER reports.

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