Blackpool Gazette

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

Transport 2
Michael MacKenzie

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

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

Have you seen ‘Scouse Jay’?

Sunny spells

Teachers meet to discuss cuts to funding


Council chief quizzed on trams, shops and poverty via Facebook


Burger bar’s a dope plan for rock fans


Here's what a Northern director had to say when confronted about yet 'another cancelled train'

Transport 1
Vandals have wrecked the roof of 100-year-old bowling club in Layton.  Pictured is secretary and treasurer Derek Kay.

Yobs wreck popular Layton club’s roof as part of vandalism campaign

Crime 1
Franklin Graham

‘We won’t back hate speech’

Kyle Vassell

Bowyer fears loss of Blackpool's star players this summer

Blackpool FC
Joey Barton

Barton can take Fleetwood into Championship says chairman Pilley

John Sheridan

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

Fleetwood Town FC

Challinor: A win over Solihull would mean everything to Fylde

AFC Fylde

BST column: Blackpool’s bright future with young players and a reborn club

Blackpool FC

Ben Burgess column: One area where Blackpool do things correctly

Blackpool FC

Key cricket arrivals on and off the field for Blackpool and Fleetwood clubs

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

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

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

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


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