Review of the year 2019

Review of the year 2019: Here are 12 stories from around Blackpool and the Fylde coast in 2019

We've covered many stories that have struck a chord with readers in 2019.

Here we revisit a story from each month in 2019.

Lytham man Bob Attewell rushed to the aid of a man who collapsed at a petrol station who turned out to be the father-in-law of professional footballer Paul Gallagher, a Scotland international who plays for Preston North End.

1. January 2019

Lytham man Bob Attewell rushed to the aid of a man who collapsed at a petrol station who turned out to be the father-in-law of professional footballer Paul Gallagher, a Scotland international who plays for Preston North End.
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February was the month we asked if Birch Way in Poulton was the luckiest street on the Fylde coast. Thats because six neighbours on the road were handed cheques totalling 210,000 after a massive win on the Postcode Lottery.

2. February 2019

February was the month we asked if Birch Way in Poulton was the luckiest street on the Fylde coast. Thats because six neighbours on the road were handed cheques totalling 210,000 after a massive win on the Postcode Lottery.
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The resort welcomed royalty on a rainy day back in March, Prince William and his wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, arrived at Blackpool Tower and greet members of the public on the Comedy Carpet.

3. March 2019

The resort welcomed royalty on a rainy day back in March, Prince William and his wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, arrived at Blackpool Tower and greet members of the public on the Comedy Carpet.
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In April, The Gazette reported on the tragic news that a former Blackpool Vic doctor was among more than 300 people killed in a terror attack in Sri Lanka. Dr Sally Bradley, 56, was killed in a series of bombings on Easter Sunday.

4. April 2019

In April, The Gazette reported on the tragic news that a former Blackpool Vic doctor was among more than 300 people killed in a terror attack in Sri Lanka. Dr Sally Bradley, 56, was killed in a series of bombings on Easter Sunday.
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