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Pedestrian seriously hurt after collision

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The Britain's Got Talent team, from left, Amanda Holden, Simon Cowell, David Walliams, Declan Donnelly, Alesha Dixon and Ant McPartlin, on a Blackpool heritage tram

Britain's Got Talent stars hitch a tram ride into Blackpool for auditions launch

TV and Film
Barbara Nash's husband Ed and other family members at the funeral

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

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Traffic chaos as tree falls on road near Blackpool

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Fylde small business group blasts Carillion over late payments to sub-contractors

Business

Sex-obsessed North Shore man ‘a danger to children’

Crime

£1m security bill at the Vic as 101 NHS workers are hurt in attacks in just one year

Health

Knitting for Blackpool Victoria Hospital helps grandma keep ‘young’

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Queensway (Pic: Google)

Main St Annes road closed after crash involving two BMWs

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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

Peter Andre congratulates Slimming World consultants from Blackpool

News

Sex-obsessed North Shore man ‘a danger to children’

Crime
Barry Bennell

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

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

News 1
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

When is my child too ill to go to school?

Health
Carr Hill High School in Kirkham

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

Education 1
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

Fylde small business group blasts Carillion over late payments to sub-contractors

Business
Blakcpool Airport which might have a role to play in the Transport for the North strategic plan

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

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
Blackpool Victoria Hospital

£1m security bill at the Vic as 101 NHS workers are hurt in attacks in just one year

Health
When is your child too ill to go to school?

When is my child too ill to go to school?

Health
Gareth Troughton

Physio puts pain behind him to run marathon

News
Amazon launched its first screen-carrying Echo

Amazon's Echo Spot is coming to the UK later this month

Offbeat
Richard Edmonds, principal auctioneer at Chippenham Auction Rooms

Vintage robots set to fetch thousands at auction

Offbeat
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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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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