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Travel: Rich history of nation the size of Lancashire

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg may be a little country but it has a lot to offer visitors as Mike Hill discovered
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Stately home

Where are the best historic halls and stately homes in Lancashire?

The county has many halls and stately homes which carry historical interest.

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Chris Bevan

Lytham in Bloom team in BBC documentary series

Lytham in Bloom’s green-fingered volunteers are to come under the national spotlight in a BBC documentary series.

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Twelve Tellers

The best bars with dance floors in Lancashire

If you fancy a boogie but don't want to pay nightclub prices, here are the best bars with a dance floor.
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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

Memory Lane reader Steve Gomersall brought in these delightful postcards to share with readers.

Nostalgia
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

Blackpool Pleasure Beach's new £16.25m rollercoaster Icon will open to the public on Friday, May 25 - in time for the Spring Bank Holiday weekend.

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The historic St Michael's Church

Picturesque and historic Wyre village throughout the years

Take a trip back to a bygone era and relive some historic moments with our black-and-white archive photographs of St Michael’s On Wyre over the last century.

Nostalgia
Blackpool police took delivery of eight scooters for patrol work in September 1959

The thin blue line of Fylde over the ages

They’re a well-known sight on Fylde coast streets and have been for close to 200 years.

Nostalgia
Gazette advert for R Waring Ltd, Cleveleys, in 1953

Barry Band: The growth of the small screen on the Fylde coast

‘The Television Pioneers of the Fylde’ was how the firm of R. Waring Ltd, of 105 Victoria Road, Cleveleys, advertised themselves in the 1950s.

Nostalgia
Ric Hulme of Moshpit Burgers at the Waterloo Music Bar

Burger bar’s a dope plan for rock fans

Working up a sweat in the moshpit is sure to give rock fans an appetite.

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REV RON GREENALL: Pictures capture a real revolution

REV RON GREENALL: Pictures capture a real revolution

In my recent post came my first picture from a Burnley reader following on some of my comments about the Industrial Revolution in Lancashire .

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Rev refs April 2 2018

REV RON GREENALL: Iron theme to my latest memories

Firstly a couple of new points for a new month. It was in this week in 1721 that Sir Robert Walpole became the first Prime Minister of Britain.

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

With the arrival of some very welcome warm weather, you'll surely want to make the most if it.

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Portable barbecue.

Gardening: 5 of the best outdoor dining tools

We look at 5 of the best outdoor dining tools

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Tommy Banks

Food and Drink: Chef Tommy Banks likes to experiment with sweet and savoury tastes

Michelin star chef Tommy Banks, 28, likes to experiment with sweet and savoury.
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Mixed grill at Plum Tree Farm, Blackpool

Dining Out: Plum Tree Farm, Blackpool

It’s a pretty good sign when there’s a queue backed up to the door for the carvery.

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Ted Robbins unveils a new defibrillator as part of the Lancashire Lifesavers campaign.

Comic actor Ted Robbins backs new defibrillator campaign

Comedian and actor Ted Robbins knows more than most how much he has to be grateful for on the health front.
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Sargent Fitness is opening on Blackpool Business Park.  Pictured is Jack Sargent.

Lift-off for top of the range gym

Blackpool’s newest gym is up and running.

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Where to visit in Israel.

Travel: 10 great reasons to visit the 'Land of Creation'

Lauded as the Land of Creation, Israel offers the perfect opportunity to follow in our forebears’ sand-blasted footsteps.
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School choir make teacher's wedding day extra special

Blackpool couple Garry Long and Jaimie Lousie Mulholland chose a winter date for their stunning wedding day

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