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Blackpool fairy light joker strikes again

A Blackpool joker known for his crude fairy light decorations has used his ‘art’ to  make a political statement.
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Police were called to Fleetwood Rd

Roads reopen after 'serious' motorbike crash

Roads have reopened following a serious crash during which a man suffered head injuries.
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Police were called to Fleetwood Road

Roads reopen after 'serious' motorbike crash

Roads have reopened following a serious crash during which a man suffered head injuries.
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Burglars smashed the wall with sledgehammers

Chainsaws and hedgecutters stolen in tool shop raid

Burglars used sledgehammers to smash their way into a garden tool shop and made off with thousands of pounds worth of equipment.
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Traffic in the town centre due to roadworks on the Promenade and Talbot Road

Traders revolt over Blackpool gridlock chaos

Blackpool faced another day of traffic chaos yesterday as road closures continue to cause huge queues.
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Highfield Road

Water pipe leak reported in Blackpool amid 'poor pressure' complaints

People in the FY4 area of Blackpool may find their water pressure is low, or that their supply has disappeared altogether.
Blackpool
CCTV from Howarth House

Shameless thieves targeted hotel twice in two days

Two shameless thieves targeted a St Annes hotel twice in two days.

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Trevor Sinclair

Ex-footballer investigated after drink drive arrest

A former Blackpool FC player arrested on suspicion of drink driving, common assault and criminal damage has been released from police custody.

Blackpool
Man made lewd comment to 10-year-old in park

Man made lewd comment to 10-year-old in park

A 'suspicious' man made suggestive comments to a young girl while she played with her friends.
Layton
Three cars collided on the M55

Three cars crash on motorway slip road

A three-car crash caused trouble on the motorway heading out of Blackpool.

Transport
Albert with his son and the nappies

Supermarket nappies 'bring baby out in blisters'

A Blackpool couple whose baby son broke out in severe, blistering rashes after wearing a supermarket-brand nappy has called for the product to be recalled.
Blackpool

Eviction threat for Blackpool mum due to trampolining teen

A resort mum has been warned she faces eviction after spending just six weeks in her new home – for letting her teenager bounce on a trampoline.

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Fire hero Ronald is 100-years-old

A former firefighter who led the battle against some of Blackpool’s most notorious fires has celebrated his 100th birthday.

Blackpool

Shameless thief swipes Poppy Appeal cash

This is the moment a brazen thief steals a collection tin full of money intended for military veterans.
Crime
Police arrested a Kirkham man

Man arrested on suspicion of child sex offences

A Kirkham man has been arrested after it was alleged he tried to meet a child for sex.

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Fylde coast crews called to four fires in one night

Fylde coast crews called to four fires in one night

Firefighters attended multiple blazes across the Fylde coast last night as residents enjoyed Bonfire Night festivities.

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Anita Cottam shows off the physique which saw her finish fourth in the world championships

Marton mum continues to build success

A Marton mum who turned her life around after taking up weight training has ranked among the best in the bodybuilding world.
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Lord Shuttleworth  is pictured with Laila Remtulla and chef John Kermode

Bispham firm cooks up treat for Lord’s big visit

A Bispham business played host to an aristocratic visitor.

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Central Promenade

UPDATE: Body found in sea near Cleveleys is 'middle-aged man'

A body found off the Fylde coast has been confirmed as that of a middle-aged man.
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Preston Crown Court

Pervert apprehended at Blackpool hotel with haul of ‘terrifying’ child images

A man who was found with ‘terrifying’ images of child sex abuse at a Blackpool hotel has been sentenced.

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