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Blackpool: From the courts 25-05-18

Crime
Karen Morris and Rae Brooke of the Lancashire Community Foundation

Putting Lancashire’s charity money in the right place

Business
Zak Bolland (Top left), Courtney Brierley (bottom left) and David Worrall

Men given life for murdering four children in petrol bomb attack

Crime
Gunner Alfred Thomas Higginson, Royal Field Artillery pictured in India in 1919

Lancashire gunner falls silent as India voyage ends in massacre

Nostalgia

Barry Band: How the Winter Gardens and Blackpool Tower came together to dominate

Nostalgia

MP issues warning over Wyre drug feuds in Wyre

Crime

MP backs call for life-saving equipment in every school

News

Back to school for Blackpool writer Barry

Nostalgia
Pupils in the library, at Queen Mary School, in 1951

Back in the school halls of Fylde’ past

Nostalgia
Ouissem Medouni who along with his partner Sabrina Kouider, have been found guilty at the Old Bailey, London of murdering their French nanny Sophie Lionnet. Photo credit: Metropolitan Police/PA Wire

Couple branded monsters for killing French nanny over bizarre Boyzone obsession

Crime

Blackpool: From the courts 25-05-18

Crime
Zak Bolland (Top left), Courtney Brierley (bottom left) and David Worrall

Men given life for murdering four children in petrol bomb attack

Crime
Wyre and Preston North MP Ben Wallace

MP issues warning over Wyre drug feuds in Wyre

Crime
Ouissem Medouni who along with his partner Sabrina Kouider, have been found guilty at the Old Bailey, London of murdering their French nanny Sophie Lionnet. Photo credit: Metropolitan Police/PA Wire

Couple branded monsters for killing French nanny over bizarre Boyzone obsession

Crime
Aftermath of tragic M55 crash

Driver faces sentence in June over M55 tragedy in which van driver was killed

Crime

Rising costs prompt Blackpool Transport fares increase

News
Ticket prices on Blackpool Transport buses are going up from June 3.

Blackpool Transport announces 10p fare increase

News
Avoid queues like this

Motorists urged to avoid peak journey times over the Bank Holiday Weekend

Transport
The Incident Commander at the rear of the traffic queue following this morning's collison

M6 re-opens after ten-vehicle crash at busy junction

News

MP backs call for life-saving equipment in every school

News
St Wulstan's and St Edmund's Catholic Primary School Carnival Club

Crafting their way to the Carnival

Education
GBBO star Katie Lyon judges a baking competition at Blackpool Sixth Form college in aid of Trinity Hospice.  She is pictured with catering manager Sue Flynn, events officer Fay Stone, head of admissions Jon Mcleod, events officer Nichola Coleman and Sheila Swann from Trinity Hospice.

Bake Off star cooks up a storm

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Janey Wheatley, left, Euan Thomas Wright, top, and Rosa Swarbrick.

Garstang young writers nominated for national award after wowing through their words

Education
Blackpool and The Fylde College

Blackpool college jobs under threat in axe woes

News

Putting Lancashire’s charity money in the right place

Business
Fares on Blackpool buses are going up

Rising costs prompt Blackpool Transport fares increase

News
Ticket prices on Blackpool Transport buses are going up from June 3.

Blackpool Transport announces 10p fare increase

News
Blackpool Airport Enterprise Zone

New face to aid Fylde Coast enterprise zone

Business

David Icke tells it like it is - and all is not what it seems

News
Top: The proposed new conference centre for Blackpool

Blackpool Council to invest more cash in £25m conference centre project - but how much?

Business
Labour MP for Blackpool South, Gordon Marsden

Probation staff set for protest by the Tower in Blackpool

News
Andy Mellor, headteacher at St Nicholas Church of England Primary School in Marton

Blackpool schools' funding cuts puts scores of jobs at risk

Politics
An artists impression of the new cafe area at Anchorsholme Park

Work is set to begin to build new play area for Anchorsholme Park

News
The flat belonging to Christine Casey on Troutbeck Crescent which the council have proposed to knock down.  She is pictured with neighbour  Margaret Edwards (right)

Dismay at Blackpool homes demolition plan

News
Shale gas firm Cuadrilla has put in a legal bid to curtail protests at its drill site

Fracking firm in law bid to cut protests

Business
Cuadrilla's drill ring at Preston New Road

Anti-fracking campainger's long distance protest

Business
Paul Maynard (centre) becomes a defibrillator champion

MP backs call for life-saving equipment in every school

News
Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Patient diaries are a hit at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

News
Beth Tildesley, Project Officer at Healthwatch Lancashire

Military veterans are ‘not confident of getting the help they need from the NHS’

Health
Willow's Force Free Grooming, in Blackpool

The best dog grooming salons in Lancashire

News
KFC's limited edition commemorative bucket

Royal chicken bucket or Meghan swimsuit? Souvenirs aplenty as big day approaches

Offbeat
WhatsApp

Opening this WhatsApp 'text bomb' could crash your phone

News

Asian elephant taking a dip caught on camera at Blackpool Zoo

Blackpool
Self-service checkouts are one of people's top wastes of time.

Andy Mitchell from Radio Wave - May 24, 2018

Opinion

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - May 24, 2018

Opinion