News

News

Elf stage magic

News
The man, who is in his 80s, was found wandering near to the YMCA swimming pool

Man rescued after being found lost and confused in St Annes

News
Trainees at Fleetwood Town Community Trust

Training offer for teens

News
Have you taken all your leave

Millions of Brits set to lose annual leave because they fail to take it off

Offbeat

Blackpool pub bought for £264k by council

Business 5

Mince pies, pigs in blankets and festive choc - the treats to avoid giving your dog this Christmas

Offbeat

Last chance to give a little festive joy at Blackpool hospital

Health

Row over "fake" injury claims at Fylde fracking site

Business
The Sunseekers team pick up their award

Blackpool travel team's award win

Business
Santa's grotto in Preston

Lancashire recommends... festive experiences

News

Blackpool: From the courts 15-12-17

Crime
Fruit machines were completely destroyed by raiders at Ansdell Institute.

Burglars smash club’s machines

Crime
Dale Docherty

Thugs jailed for 30 years after beating terminaly ill man unconscious

Crime
Eat Out

Man who obtained personal data of 165,000 Just Eat customers pleads guilty to hacking

Crime
HMP Kirkham

REVEALED: What inmates in Kirkham prison will be tucking into on Christmas Day

Crime 7

Ice warning for Lancashire drivers

Transport

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport

Updated: Body pulled from water at Blackpool's North Pier

Fylde

PRIMARY SCHOOL TABLES 2017: How primary schools in Blackpool and Wyre scored

Education
Andy Mellor

'Give us time' to see school improvements says resort headteacher

News 3
Do you agree with Lord Adonis? Send your views to letters@blackpoolgazette.co.uk or tweet us @The_Gazette or go on Facebook www.facebook.com/blackpoolgazette

‘Whole towns and cities are in grip of social crisis’

News 2
UCLan vice chancellor Prof Mike Thomas with children form the pre-school centre at the In The City shop

Time is running out to help needy children

Education

Blackpool pub bought for £264k by council

Business 5
Fracking protesters at Preston New Road in July, the month when the alleged incidents took place

Row over "fake" injury claims at Fylde fracking site

Business
The Sunseekers team pick up their award

Blackpool travel team's award win

Business
The artists impression of how the Sands Hotel will look

Firm’s technical five star Blackpool hotel challenge

Business

Blackpool pub bought for £264k by council

Business 5
Coun Peter Britcliffe, Chairman of the county council's Health Scrutiny Committee

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

News
County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

News
County Coun Geoff Driver, leader of Lancashire County Council

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

News
Fracking protesters at Preston New Road in July, the month when the alleged incidents took place

Row over "fake" injury claims at Fylde fracking site

Business
Christmas Trees are planted in the sand dunes at St Annes by volunteers and staff from Fylde council and Lancs Wildlife Trust.  Pictured is Charlie Kay.

Fylde Council to set up collection point for your old Christmas trees

Environment
60% are incorrectly planning to recycle shiny or glittery wrapping paper

Most Britons think amount of waste generated at Christmas 'unacceptable'

Environment
Voluntary Services Officer Catherine Henshaw with some of
the donated gifts for Blue Skies Hospitals Funds Give a Gift Appeal.

Last chance to give a little festive joy at Blackpool hospital

Health
Current guidelines recommend that an alcohol-free childhood is best

Under age drinking warning as study finds sixth of parents let young drink at 14

Health
Be prepared for those questions

How to answer 9 of the most challenging questions kids love to ask

Health
Have you taken all your leave

Millions of Brits set to lose annual leave because they fail to take it off

Offbeat
Chocolate is toxic for dogs

Mince pies, pigs in blankets and festive choc - the treats to avoid giving your dog this Christmas

Offbeat
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in the Sunken Garden at Kensington Palace, London

Date for royal wedding announced

Offbeat
This year's word of the year has been announced

50 year old phrase is named word of the year

Offbeat
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - December 14, 2017

Opinion

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion