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BAE Systems post downturn in operating profit

Business
Joe Clarke was left battered and bloodied after one of the attackers stamped on his head.

Three injured in brutal homophobic attack in Blackpool

Crime
A gang of five are believed to have hurled paving slabs and bricks at the Mccolls

Thieves hurl paving slabs at convenience shop in overnight raid

Crime

Vandals strike at historic Lower Light

Crime

Fun day and a dip to raise £3k for Barney

News

Tide warning after beach 
red alert

News

Blackpool firm springs into action to help rally team

Business
Sinclair puts pen to paper on a new deal

Trevor Sinclair comes out of retirement to sign for Squires Gate

Blackpool FC
Lancashire Care runs The Harbour in Marton

Psychiatric patients sent out of Lancashire cost the NHS £4m last year

Health 3

Three injured in brutal homophobic attack in Blackpool

Crime
A gang of five are believed to have hurled paving slabs and bricks at the Mccolls

Thieves hurl paving slabs at convenience shop in overnight raid

Crime
Vandals torched a bench on the colonnade of Fleetwood's Lower Lightghouse.

Vandals strike at historic Lower Light

Crime
Sinclair puts pen to paper on a new deal

Trevor Sinclair comes out of retirement to sign for Squires Gate

Blackpool FC
Quyen Ngoc Nguyen

Vietnamese woman's murder 'motivated by depraved lust and greed', jury told at trial of Blackpool man

Crime

Cyclist taken to hospital after crash in Cleveleys

Transport
One of the new signs, installed on the Promenade

MAPPED: 21 new electronic signs are being installed in Blackpool - here's why

News 9
Coming to a Corsa near you

The new must-have car accessory comes in Queen or Pope

Offbeat 1
Train users hoping to travel between on the west Coast Main Line on Easter weekend have been warned to expect disruption due to engineering work.

Disruption for trains through Preston over Easter Bank Holiday weekend due to engineering works

Transport

Kindness is best lesson for Blackpool students

Education
Artist Claire Balfour

Art exhibitions are proving a hit for Blackpool library

News
Education Secretary Damian Hinds

'Your background should not limit your dreams'

News 1
Education Secretary Damian Hinds meets students at Blackpool and the Fylde College Nautical Campus

Hi-tech tour as Education Secretary meets Fylde coast students

News

Pupils enjoy tales of the past at Samlesbury Hall

Education

BAE Systems post downturn in operating profit

Business
Force Technology are supporting rally team M-Sport

Blackpool firm springs into action to help rally team

Business
Cora is able to answer basic verbal questions

NatWest testing 'digital human' Cora who can answer customers' questions

Business

Call to end stalemate on devolution deal for Lancashire

News
Henry Bolton. Photo: Aaron Chown/PA Wire.

NATIONAL: Ukip leader ousted after less than six months in the job

Politics
Budget cuts are shrinking our bus services

Budget cuts are shrinking our bus services

News
Council tax payers in Blackpool face a rise of almost six per cent

Council tax bills set to rise across Fylde coast

News 5
Road repairs have helped reduce pot holes and cut the number of compensation claims

Blackpool tripping claims down thanks to road repairs

News
Fylde Council green bin

Green bin deadline to ensure no missed collections

News
County Coun Azhar Ali

Call to end stalemate on devolution deal for Lancashire

News

Tremors felt across Lancashire after 4.7 magnitude earthquake hits Wales

News
Lancashire Care runs The Harbour in Marton

Psychiatric patients sent out of Lancashire cost the NHS £4m last year

Health 3
Empty bottles of alcohol, as new research suggests that heavy drinking may be a major risk factor for early-onset dementia. Photo credit: Ian West/PA Wire

Dementia link to brain damage due to excess alcohol

Health
Good for your teeth

Chemicals in red wine could help prevent tooth decay, research finds

Health
Coming to a Corsa near you

The new must-have car accessory comes in Queen or Pope

Offbeat 1
Are you a 'model citizen'?

Are you as kind as you think you are?

Offbeat
Peter Rabbit is the first of the 50p pieces to go sale on Monday

Peter Rabbit among Beatrix Potter characters to star on new coins

Offbeat
Blackpool Magistrates Court

Removal man 'staged kidnapping and demanded ransom from his pregnant girlfriend so he could get drunk with pals'

Crime
John Simm was excellent in ITVs three-part drama Trauma

Trauma - an excellent study of grief, but not so good as a thriller

TV and Film
It got knocked down but it got put up again

Bollards to the lot of you

Opinion