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SNOW LATEST: Cars stranded and drivers rescued despite Lancashire avoiding the worst of 'Snowmageddon'

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BAE Typhoon production at Warton

BAE to build 24 Typhoons for Qatar in new £5billion deal

Business
The stoppage happened on the M55 motorway.

'Pre-emptive' police efforts see two arrested in motorway stoppage

Transport

Suspected drink and drug drivers caught travelling wrong way down a one way street

Transport

Lancashire choir in good voice

Business

'Suspicious' garage blaze under investigation

Crime

Ambulances on the scene after two car collision

Transport
Controversial American preacher Franklin Graham speaking at a conference in 2017

Opposition growing over controversial American preacher’s visit to Blackpool

Blackpool 1
A yellow warning for Preston has been issued by the Met Office.

SNOW WARNING: Blackpool's hour-by-hour snow forecast for Sunday

News

Suspected drink and drug drivers caught travelling wrong way down a one way street

Transport
Police are investigating the blaze.

'Suspicious' garage blaze under investigation

Crime
The words 'Ban fracking' were spray painted onto the windows of Barclays in Clifton Street. Photo: Michael Sayward.

Bank vandalised with anti-fracking gesture

Crime
Roads Policing Officers are responsible for patrolling motorways and main roads

Police breathalyser tests in England fall by a quarter in five years

Crime
Crown Court

Blackpool mum found out boyfriend was a convicted paedophile, court heards

Crime

SNOW LATEST: Cars stranded and drivers rescued despite Lancashire avoiding the worst of 'Snowmageddon'

News
The stoppage happened on the M55 motorway.

'Pre-emptive' police efforts see two arrested in motorway stoppage

Transport
The stopped car. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

Suspected drink and drug drivers caught travelling wrong way down a one way street

Transport

Spending watchdog raises 'mis-selling' concern over university degree courses

Education
Sixth form students at Baines High School Poulton

College demise met by anguish

News

Festival amble through Grange Park tells story of nativity thanks to dedicated community groups

News
Baines School, Poulton.

Baines School sixth form faces the axe as financial hardships take their toll

Education
Sacred Heart

Nursery's anger as thieving treasurer ordered to pay back just £1

Education 3

SNOW LATEST: Cars stranded and drivers rescued despite Lancashire avoiding the worst of 'Snowmageddon'

News
BAE Typhoon production at Warton

BAE to build 24 Typhoons for Qatar in new £5billion deal

Business
The stoppage happened on the M55 motorway.

'Pre-emptive' police efforts see two arrested in motorway stoppage

Transport
The stopped car. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

Suspected drink and drug drivers caught travelling wrong way down a one way street

Transport

Wyre council becomes third authority to back football reform proposals

Blackpool FC
Ashley Highfield

New reporters 'to hold local councils to account'

Business
Blackpool chairman Karl Oyston

Oystons suffer another courtroom setback

Politics
Richard Redcliffe spoke in favour of the proposals

Fylde coast councils leading the way for football reform

Blackpool FC
Around 11.5 tonnes of waste had to be removed from the beaches

This summer’s oil spill is still being investigated, government dept says

Environment
The Oraefajokull volcano

Monitoring stepped up at dangerous Iceland volcano

Environment
The Preston New Road fracking site where the protesters gathered

Anti-fracking protesters found guilty of blocking road.

Business
Cuadrilla's fracking rig at Preston New Road

Fylde fracking firm's focus on horizontal drilling in third broadcast

Business
Ollie Alderson at last weeks fund-raiser at the village hotel

‘It’s amazing... he’s here and loving life’

News
In the past,Christmas decorations weren't put up until much later in December.

How to help hospice AND get rid of your tree when Christmas is over

Health
The Harbour in Blackpool

Fire breaks out at The Harbour mental health unit

Health 1
You what?

The most misused phrases - including ‘to be pacific, ‘an escape goat’ and ‘damp squid’

Offbeat 1
With less than three weeks to go until Christmas here's a look back at some of the UK's worst 'gift gaffes'

Most hated Christmas gifts revealed

Offbeat
With heavy snow forecast to fall across Lancashire on Sunday a lot of people may struggle to get into work on Monday morning.

What are your rights if you can't get into work due to snow?

Offbeat
A fridge-freezer is started to have sparked the Grenfell Tower fire, in which at least 80 people died.

Current safety checks on fridges and freezers are 'inadequate' warns watchdog

Offbeat

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion
Aasma Day

What you see isn't always what you get ...

Opinion