St Annes

St Annes

Mum's desperate plea as police launch fresh appeal for missing Shane

Detectives have launched a renewed appeal for information to help find a missing Fylde man – a year on from when he was last seen.

There will be picket lines at many stations

Rail strike to go ahead as union talks collapse

A rail strike on Friday will go ahead following a collapse in talks.
Singer Anne Nolan

May the force be with revived poets group

After a brief break, Lancashire Dead Good Poets are set to return with a new season of open mic poetry and acoustic nights.

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Jonathan Lee, pictured with his wife Susannah and their two young daughters Madeleine, two, and Francesca, four.

Wife’s moving tribute to husband killed cycling home

A dad-of-two who was killed in a crash as he cycled home from work will be remembered as a ‘fantastic husband and father’, his wife has said.

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Fun in Ashton Gardens

Festival called off after date clash

St Annes Children’s Festival won’t be making is debut this year after all.

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Jonathan Stewart Lee from St Annes, was taken to Royal Preston hospital where he sadly passed away.

Devoted father from St Annes dies in bike crash

A "devoted father" and cyclist died on Freckleton Bypass yesterday following a collision with a van, say police.
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Gary Bird

Lytham St Annes RNLI recruits wanted for shore crew

Lytham St Annes RNLI is looking for new volunteers for its shore crew.

Proprietor Veli Kirk at the restaurant he is opening at St Annes seafront

St Annes’ seafront restaurant to bring new jobs

A seafront restaurant set to bring up to 20 new jobs is finally to be served up after lengthy delays.

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St Annes Town Centre

Residents can help decide town future

Residents of St Annes can play their part in the future of the town at the polls next week.

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The COST team: Amanda Kibbler, Jamie Leigh Clews, Helena Palin, Hannah Goddard, Jill Cadd and Ruth McCann

New team to help combat ‘bed blocking’ on the Fylde coast

A new team of medics has been introduced in a bid to combat bed blocking.

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RMT members will walk out on Friday

Train operator reveals Friday strike timetable

Northern Rail will operate two trains an hour from Blackpool during strike action this week.
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Shelly Woods with baby Leo

Baby Leo is good as gold for Shelly

She’s won silver at the Paralympic Games and raced to victory in the London Marathon but for elite athlete Shelly Woods baby Leo Elijah for is more precious than any medal.


Where are the best independent jewellers in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

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New lamp posts on The Crescent, St Annes

New look for town gateway

A new street lighting scheme is brightening a vital gateway to St Annes – and providing the prospect of a boost to business.

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Coronation Street actors (in blue) Chris Gascoyne, Alex Bain, Ben Price and Simon Gregson on St Annes beach

Complex Corrie capers on the sands

Stars of Coronation Street have been spotted on the sands of St Annes.

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Amanda Westgate of the St Annes Enterprise Partnership involved in the St Annes Tweet-Up

Town Twitter forum off to flying start

A new social media platform for discussing Fylde events and information has got off to a flying start.

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Damage to the windows of one of the shelters

Vandals attack Grade II listed St Annes’ seafront shelters

St Annes’ famous seafront shelters have been vandalised once more.

Damage has been reported at Fairhaven Lake

Barbecue warning after damage to parks

Visitors have been warned to think before they use barbecues at beauty spots following damage at a popular Fylde coast site.

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A man was caught on camera throwing a brick at a car windscreen, police said (Pic: Lancashire Police)

Yob hunted after bricking car

A mystery thug was caught on camera throwing a brick at a car parked outside a house in St Annes, police said.

Jacqui Ryan

Kind Jacqui to tackle London race for charity

A woman from St Annes is running the London Marathon in support of poverty charity Turn2us.

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