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Train disruptions announced across Lancashire today

Transport
BBQ fire

BBQ fire at beach in Lytham

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Apologies for the blurry photo.

UPDATE: Gemskii Moon, 28, from Blackpool found

Blackpool
Firefighters rescue woman trapped in lift at Glendower Hotel in St Annes

Firefighters rescue woman trapped in lift at Glendower Hotel in St Annes

St Annes

UPDATED M65 re-opened following crash

Transport

Air ambulance called to collision on motorway

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Sally the cow rescued from mud in Thornton Cleveleys

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Fire overnight at Gifts Galore on Blackpool promenade

Blackpool
Flamingo nightclub

Blackpool club ordered to shut for four weeks

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Some of the families involved.

Blackpool families participate in parenting course

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UPDATE: Gemskii Moon, 28, from Blackpool found

Blackpool
Flamingo nightclub

Blackpool club ordered to shut for four weeks

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Care home owner David Barton, who has been jailed for 21 years at Liverpool Crown Court after taking millions of pounds from elderly residents. Photo credit: Merseyside Police/PA Wire

Jail for care home owner who fleeced pensioners out of millions

Crime
Preston Crown Court

Jail for drunken dad who swore aggressively at sobbing two-year-old he had left in a dirty nappy all day

Crime
Damage caused to a police vehicle after Martin Jobes, 47, rammed it into the central reservation on the A19 during a 40-minute pursuit. Photo credit: Northumbria Police/PA Wire

Dangerous driver who rammed police car jailed

Crime

Train disruptions announced across Lancashire today

Transport
The M65 has been closed by police between junctions six and five

UPDATED M65 re-opened following crash

Transport
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Air ambulance called to collision on motorway

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Traffic build up due to the diversion. Picture: Brian Morrison

12-mile detour has Blackpool motorists in a spin

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Blackpool families participate in parenting course

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Mica collecting her award from the BBC's Steph McGovern

Science award for top college student

Education
Weeton Primary School

School wins award for garden project

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Non-stunned halal meat will be banned in Lancashire's schools

BREAKING: Non-stunned halal meat will be banned in Lancashire’s schools

Education
School uniform doesnt need to be  a major issue. Schools are usually willing to be flexible, especially in extreme weather conditions

Uniform policies take a roasting in heatwave

Education

Train disruptions announced across Lancashire today

Transport
Gill Kelly (Managing Director of M&Y Maintenance and Construction) and Fiona Coventry (Managing Director of Redwing Living) cut the ribbon of ther new development at Bluebrook in Hambleton

New housing development in Hambleton is open

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Firefighters rescue woman trapped in lift at Glendower Hotel in St Annes

Firefighters rescue woman trapped in lift at Glendower Hotel in St Annes

St Annes
An investigation into the cause of the fire is now underway

Fire overnight at Gifts Galore on Blackpool promenade

Blackpool

Blood, vomit and ingrained beer stains... does anyone wash Blackpool's streets?

Your Say

New housing development in Hambleton is open

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US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania stand with Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Philip May

Millions pledged for Trump visit but no extra funds to police fracking in Lancashire

Politics
Non-stunned halal meat will be banned in Lancashire's schools

BREAKING: Non-stunned halal meat will be banned in Lancashire’s schools

Education
Rich Morton meets Theresa May

Theresa May gives Lancashire medics her seal of approval

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Footballers will soon be able to enjoy upgraded facilities at Stanley Park

Blackpool football pitch upgrade thanks to grant

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Halites proposed gas storage  site on the River Wyre.

Protesters’ delight at Halite plan delay

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A lock-on at the entrance of Cuadrilla's Preston New Road drill site, the type of blockade action which is banned by the injunction

Judge grants fracking firm injunction to 2020

Business
The bowling greens at Stanley Park have turned white...

No green to be seen on a parched Fylde coast

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Better housing, such as these homes being built at Foxhall Village,  could be the answer to many of Blackpool's health problems

New report blames Blackpool's health problems on poor housing

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Alyssa Davies on the throne

Wrea Green girl is a star at Cancer Research UK Kids & Teens Star Awards

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Dr Tony Naughton

NHS Blackpool and NHS Fylde and Wyre Clinical Commissioning Groups both retain good ratings

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'Ave it!

Holland's Pies have come up with the snack of the summer

Lifestyle

Gritters are out across Lancashire to prevent roads from melting in the blistering summer heat

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Keeley Atkinson's phone

This Leyland phone is among the worst in the country

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Sexist and demeaning social posts

Burger King sorry for Whopper offer to women who get pregnant by World Cup stars

Offbeat
Marion Quade (Madeleine Madden), Miranda Reid (Lily Sullivan), and Irma Leopold (Samara Weaving) mysteriously disappear in Picnic at Hanging Rock

Picnic at Hanging Rock more than makes up for disappointment at the World Cup

TV and Film
A blogger in action (not Nicola)

Column: The strange world of blogging

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The thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion