Fylde coast agency scoops new award

Poulton-le-Fylde public relations agency, Catapult PR, has won a top Northern Marketing Award, beating opposition from seven others, including the Lake District National Park Authority, Everton in the Community and Cash For Kids Key 103, to scoop the award for ‘Best Not-for-Profit’ Campaign.

Diane Spencer with her helpers David Copeland and Linzi Stewart

Mum gets more than she Home Bargained for after store collapse

This is the heart-warming moment a mum-to-be thanked the shop workers who helped her when she collapsed in store.

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Police were called to Thingamajigz on Poulton Industrial Estate on Saturday

Police called to play centre after furious mum screams at staff in row over behaviour

Police were called to a bust-up at a popular Poulton play centre on Saturday.

Pub’s bid for outside seating terrace

Pub’s bid for outside seating terrace

Bosses at the Poulton Elk in Hardhorn Road have applied for planning permission to create an outdoors seating terrace behind the pub.

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Glenn McDonald died following an accident at the Boghead roundabout near Bathgate in Scotland      Image: Google

Crash victim named as Poulton man, 69

An elderly Poulton man has died following a crash on the A801.

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One of the buses Catch22 is looking to buy

Bus firm ready to bring back vital lost links

An independent bus operator is preparing to re-open stops shut by April’s County Hall cuts and splash £150,000 on three new vehicles.

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Police want to identify this man

Hunt for man who exposed himself at Blackpool North Train Station

Police want to speak to this man after a report of indecent exposure at Blackpool North Train Station.

Praise for police dog Ron after late night chase

Praise for police dog Ron after late night chase

A police dog has been hailed for its role in a late-night chase which ended with a burglary suspect being arrested.

Blackpool Magistrates Court

Poulton man jailed for stalking woman

An obsessed man who continued to stalk a woman in defiance of a court order has been jailed.

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A585 Windy Harbour to Skippool plans on display

Speak up on roads plan

Villagers are being urged to make their voices heard as proposals for a huge new dual carriageway are put to the public.

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Boundary changes are being proposed for the next General Election

MPs face vote boundary shake-up

Proposed changes for the next General Election could see the Preston North and Wyre constituency vanish and Blackpool North changed.

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108 homes could be built in a Poulton field, if planners agree

108-home plan for land in Poulton is revealed

Almost 110 new homes are planned for a field in Poulton.

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Police want to speak to this woman

Hunt for woman who took dog from outside supermarket this afternoon

A dog was stolen from outside a supermarket in Poulton town centre earlier this afternoon.

How the new dual carriageway for the A585 might look

Multi-million pound bypass scheme revealed

Roads chiefs have revealed plans for a multi-million pound bypass to end jams on one of the Fylde coast’s most congested routes.

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Ukelele band BUGS perform during the event last Monday

Hall rebirth dream gets off to fine start

An historic Poulton hall could be reopened within ‘two or three years’, the charity set up to run it said.

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Marsden building society at the Teanlow Centre

New tenant set for Fylde coast shopping centre

Poulton’s Teanlowe centre is to get a new name as a national building society gets set to move in.

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Police want to speak to this man after a spate of break-ins and thefts within a four-hour period

Four burglaries in as many hours sparks manhunt

This is the man police want to speak to after a number of bikes were stolen within the space of just four hours.

Firefighters put out kitchen flames

Firefighters put out kitchen flames

Fire crews were called to a Carleton home when fire broke out in an oven.

Rosie Neath who had a lung transplant and is to speak at an event to encourgea others to sign up to the register

Fylde coast women to plead for organ donation

A young woman who had a lung transplant and another who allowed her dead husband’s organs to be used to save the lives of others are to tell their tales at a public meeting.

Skipper Anthony Ellison in action against Garstang

Nineteen straight defeats...but all not lost at Fylde CC

They may be the whipping boys of the Palace Shield premier division but for Fylde CC all is not lost.

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