Lancashire recommends... places for a kebab

Readers have voted. Here is where is best to get your doner kebabs.

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Motorists will be angry if the scheme has been delayed or even scrapped, it was claimed

Is A585 bypass dream facing scrapheap?

The future of a proposed £100m bypass to alleviate congestion between Windy Harbour and Skippool on the A585 could be in doubt.

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RMT members on the picket line at Blackpool North last week

New rail strike announced for Grand National day

Rail Union RMT has confirmed further strike action by guards and driver members on Arriva Rail North over the introduction of Driver Only Operations.

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Where are the best kebab houses in Lancashire?

Which take-aways or restaurants cook a tasty doner?

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Pam Wareing who stole more than �500k from her employers Easthams

FACING JAIL: Online lover who transferred £500,000 into Dubai account from her own employer

An infatuated account manager at a Blackpool solicitors is facing jail after she stole more than £500,000 to send to a man she met on an internet dating site.

Keyworker Homes unveil the proposed plans for the Garstang Community Centre and Council offices

D-Day for Garstang community centre and 800 new homes which 'could change the face' of market town

Planning decisions which will radically change the face of Garstang and district - as well as the town centre - look set to be agreed next week.

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Crowds at a previous Big Gig

Make a date with Big Gig in park

This year’s Big Gig in Poulton’s Jean Stansfield Memorial Park will take place on Sunday July 16.
RMT members on the picket line in Blackpool

Passengers put on brave face during rail strike

Travellers were forced to battle significant disruption as strike action halted more than half of train services in and out of Blackpool.

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Diana Hamilton, right, with mum Sally Naden (centre) and Heather Johnson

‘I’m not waiting to react - I’ve taken back control’

With a family history and a high risk of getting breast cancer in the future, Diana Hamilton, daughter of popular Lancashire radio personality Sally Naden, made the brave decision to have a double mastectomy as a preventative measure

Residents were warned in advance by a leaflet that was delivered to the affected229 properties.

Planned power cut affects hundreds of homes in Poulton

Residents in part of Poulton have been left without power today while electricity suppliers complete essential maintenance work.
Pictures of the jam in Breck Road, Poulton, on Tuesday evening

Poulton roadworks spark chaos - and anger

Roadworks on a major road linking two towns are causing traffic-crippling jams – sparking anger among motorists.

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Ben Wallace

Rail upgrade work hits halfway mark

Rail bosses have said they are on track to finish work at Poulton by April.

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A new platform could be built on the curve at Poulton station

New platform plan could help restore broken rail link

A step free link between Poulton’s platforms and a revived rail link to Fleetwood could be built.
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Where are the best Indian restaurants in Lancashire?

Readers have submitted their suggestions.

Maureen Ashcroft and Cyril Dixon today, survivors of the SS Yorkshire torpedoed off the French coast in October 1939

Lancashire survivors recall their rescue from SS Yorkshire

"You want to save that lad, remember the day it saved your life.”

Lancashire recommends.... art galleries

Looking for some arty culture? Here is our list of the top art galleries in Lancashire.

The car was pulled over in Mains Lane, Poulton

Man, 59, attacked by robber who took his iPhone - before fleeing in his car

A 59-year-old man was attacked from behind in Buchanan Street, Blackpool, before having his iPhone 6 and car keys stolen as lay on the floor.

Moorland Nursing Home in Moorland Road, Poulton (Pic: Google)

Nurse did not try to revive ‘dead’ woman

A nurse has been reprimanded after she didn’t give a visibly dead resident CPR.

The work is part of an on-going upgrade at Poulton station

Station car park set to re-open

The car park at Poulton station is set to re-open on Friday.

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