Blackpool Gazette

WEATHER WARNING: Thunderstorms set to bring risk of flooding and building damage

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The Swift Hound is set to close and could now be demolished, papers said

New £7m bingo hall plans are set for pub site in Blackpool

Blackpool
Temporary traffic lights were removed on Wednesday

Temporary traffic lights that caused chaos under Devonshire Road railway bridge axed as council claims they were there without permission

Transport 5
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Man arrested on suspicion of rape

News

EFL issues long-overdue response to question posed at Blackpool fans’ meeting

Blackpool FC

Burger bar’s a dope plan for rock fans

Music 1

Violent rapist who attacked pregnant girl in Blackpool gets extended prison sentence

Crime
Police want to speak to Jamie Williams, also known as 'Scouse Jay'

Have you seen ‘Scouse Jay’?

Crime
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Fylde coast woman in ‘constant discomfort’ Commons hears during debate on vaginal mesh implants

Health

Bowyer fears loss of Blackpool's star players this summer

Blackpool FC

Barton can take Fleetwood into Championship says chairman Pilley

News

Fleetwood boss Sheridan: Barton news has not disrupted plans to spoil Wigan’s party

Fleetwood Town FC
Ariana Grande performing during the One Love Manchester benefit concert for the victims of the Manchester Arena terror attack

No Tears Left to Cry: Ariana Grande unveils first new track since Manchester Arena attack

Music
A previous cast of American Idiot, the Green Day musical

Don’t be an American Idiot and miss out as new Opera House show tickets go on sale

Theatre and Comedy
Blackpool's Switch-On show in 2017

MTV back again for big Switch-On fun

Music
Amanda and Nick Thompson prepare for the final piece to be placed in the creation of Icon at the Pleasure Beach, back in February

An iconic day in resort's history: Pleasure Beach sets date for first riders of new rollercoaster

News
Unknown family pictured on one of the postcards in Steve Gomersall's collection

Wish you were there? Collection of Blackpool boarding house postcards provides a picture of the past

Nostalgia

6 beer gardens in the Fylde coast to enjoy during this week's 'mini heatwave'

News