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County leaders welcome Transport for the North plan

Business
Joan Briggs, 93, with some of her knitting pieces, wearing a cardigan she made herself

A stitch in time for great gran

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Slimming World Consultants meet singer and presenter Peter Andre: Jason Richardson, Mandy Ferneyhough, Angy Smith, Chantel Fairhurst, Katie Cox, Natalie Meadows, Emma Bradbury, Julie Edwards

Slim chance with pop idol

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Opening of the new Cambridge Weight Loss Centre in Blackpool with consultant Mandy Threlfall. Picture by Paul Heyes, Saturday January 13, 2018.

Mum Mandy’s new venture

News

‘Hasty and ill-considered’ actions at school led to ‘negative impact’ on results

Education

Transport group launches blueprint to drive region's economy

Business

REV RON GREENALL: Recycling times and a sweet piece of Preston nostalgia

News

Farewell to St Annes councillor Barbara Nash a celebration of her life

News

Unwanted pets find new homes across the Fylde coast

News
Staff at the Poulton branch of Santander with  Deputy Mayor, Councillor Julie Robinson and Youth Mayor, Jessica Basquill.

Revamped Poulton bank's official reopening

Business

Ex-football coach Bennell 'told alleged abuse victim cancer was payback'

Crime
Blackpool magistrates court

Blackpool: From the courts 16-01-18

Crime
Ma Kellys cabaret bar in Talbot Road, Blackpool

Ma Kelly’s attacker jailed for 16 months

Crime
Police were called around 9.30pm on Tuesday, January 9after reports of a fight in Bright Street.

Man suffers serious injuries after South Shore 'hammer attack'

Crime
Blackpool magistrates court

Blackpool: From the courts 15-01-18

Crime

Black drives back into top spot as nation's favourite new car colour

Transport
Stock image

M55 closures: When and where they will be in place this week

Transport
Services have been diverted

UPDATE: Road reopened in Cleveleys

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Lee Gallagher (top left) has been jailed for killing Michael Meekins as he walked near his Fleetwood home with wife Paula

Jail for hit-and-run drink driver who killed Fleetwood dad Michael Meekins

News

‘Hasty and ill-considered’ actions at school led to ‘negative impact’ on results

Education
Lottie Harrison, Sophie Newton, Eva Edwards & Charlie Schools at the Young Seasiders Exhibition last year

Praise for ‘polite’ pupils at Our Lady following Ofsted inspection

Education
A new campaign has been launched at 14 Fylde school to tackle mental health issues among primary school children

New programme to tackle mental health

Education

Primary school closed due to burst water pipe

News
Blackpool Council is holding an adoption advice event

Adoption event is open to everyone

News

County leaders welcome Transport for the North plan

Business
Rail electrification and upgrades will form part of Transport for the North's strategic plan

Transport group launches blueprint to drive region's economy

Business
Staff at the Poulton branch of Santander with  Deputy Mayor, Councillor Julie Robinson and Youth Mayor, Jessica Basquill.

Revamped Poulton bank's official reopening

Business
Montgomery High School

Blackpool school among 100 in business in the classroom project

Business

Call for answers over Blackpool A&E failures

Health
Paul Maynard asked Labour's Anna McMorrin (Cardiff North) to give him "a chance to get my mouth in gear"

Blackpool MP Paul Maynard chides other MP after interruption

Politics
Fylde MP Mark Menzies

MP’s warning to minister on equal pay row

News
Preston Western Distributor road

New Preston Western Distributor road cost soars by £57m

News 2
Huge Global Renewables plant at Thornton.

U-turn at Fylde coast waste recycling centre

Business
Coun Blackburn had taken up a position with Calico, the parent company of Delphi Medical, an organisation chosen in 2016 to operate the rehabilitation service.

Investigation clears Blackpool Council leader of wrongdoing

Environment
Anti-fracking campaigners at the Appeal Court , including Gayzer Frackman at the far right

Fylde anti-fracking campaigners fail at Court of Appeal to halt drilling

Business
Leopard Gaze: by Martin Van Lokven

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year people's choice award shortlist

Environment
Gareth Troughton

Physio puts pain behind him to run marathon

News

Blunders cost Blackpool NHS £42m

Health
Joanna Rog, 22, who has spoken about how she uses alcohol to help her deal with stress

'Worrying number' of adults drinking to cope with day-to-day life

Health
Manor Park in Aldershot, where a newborn baby girl was found with multiple head injuries (Hampshire Police/PA)

Newborn baby girl found murdered with multiple head injuries in park bushes

Offbeat
There are plenty of reasons to be cheerful

BLUE MONDAY: Not feeling blue on the Fylde coast

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Great Eccleston pinfold

Lancashire's strangest listed buildings

Nostalgia
A ladies thong found blocking one of the sewers inMerseyside. It caused so much damage that the sewer actually collapsed.

Strangest things found in north west drains over the festive period

Offbeat
Rev Ron reflections Jan 15 2018 Avenham Park ice skating, St Walberghs steeple, Preston, Ribble Valley bus Preston to Longridge, cotton reel projects, Spangles advert and box cart

REV RON GREENALL: Recycling times and a sweet piece of Preston nostalgia

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Rev Ron January 2 2018 - morning window knocker

REV RON GREENALL: January mornings and the changing face of the alarm clock

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Rev reflections january 8 2018 - Parkinsons pills, spacehopper, Turner's coal horses, Bilsborrow Sunday School 30 years ago, Blackpool Central Pier 1870s, Blackpool Opera House 1947, GKER model train

REV RON GREENALL: Holidays in the real Coronation Street of Blackpool

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