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Mother’s anguish following son’s cancer diagnosis - after she also lost daughter to the disease in the 90s

Health
The junction where the man was hurt (Picture: Google)

Lytham Road crash was 'hit and run', police say

Crime
Blackpool magistrates court

Blackpool: From the courts 13-12-17

Crime
Lytham Road (Pic: Google)

Main South Shore road closed after accident

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Tailbacks on the M6 after crash involving multiple vehicles

Transport

Who is Max Evans?

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Immigration offices carried out a raid at the Maya Indian Restaurant

Immigration officers raid Poulton restaurant

Crime
Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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Lytham Road crash was 'hit and run', police say

Crime
Demi Pearson, 14, her eight-year-old brother Brandon and seven-year-old sister Lacie died in the blaze in Worsley, Greater Manchester, on Monday.

Two charged with murder over house fire that killed three children

Crime
Blackpool magistrates court

Blackpool: From the courts 13-12-17

Crime
Immigration offices carried out a raid at the Maya Indian Restaurant

Immigration officers raid Poulton restaurant

Crime
Crews were called out to reports of a car fire on Whitegate Drive at around 4am on Tuesday December 12.

Investigation launched into suspicious car fire in Blackpool

Crime

Tailbacks on the M6 after crash involving multiple vehicles

Transport
Union leaders are urging Sir Richard Branson to intervene

Branson urged to meet unions over Virgin West Coast pay row as strikes loom

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Researchers suggested that momentary distraction is a common contributor to road traffic deaths

Full moons can increase likelihood of fatal motor bike crashes

Transport
Lancashire Road Police shared a picture on social media of the Bay Gateway in Lancaster covered in ice. Police jokingly offered residents "free ice skating lessons".

Drivers warned over ice on roads as freezing temperatures hit Lancashire

Transport
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’

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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
Carr Hill High School and Sixth Form Centre (right) headmaster Andrew Waller

Councillors further sixth form closure plans

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Young people are taking out substantial loans to pay for courses without much effective help and advice

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

Education

Tailbacks on the M6 after crash involving multiple vehicles

Transport
Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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The Preesall site planned for Halites gas storage

‘Sea life threatened by brine discharge’ in the sea off Fleetwood

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Union leaders are urging Sir Richard Branson to intervene

Branson urged to meet unions over Virgin West Coast pay row as strikes loom

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Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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Blackpool

Lancashire has lost out on £267million due to public pay cap since 2010

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NHS Organ Donor Register card

Opt-out organ donation system moves closer

Health
The Preesall site planned for Halites gas storage

‘Sea life threatened by brine discharge’ in the sea off Fleetwood

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Preston New Road frack site

Greens call for refusal of frack licence change

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Worcester

‘Snowmageddon’ a damp squib across Blackpool

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Louises brother Barney, who is battling a rare form of cancer, pictured with his children

Mother’s anguish following son’s cancer diagnosis - after she also lost daughter to the disease in the 90s

Health
Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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The baby was reported to have been born at Royal Preston Hospital weighingsix pounds and 12 ounces.

Ex-football star Clarke Carlisle welcomes baby daughter

Health
People taking part in Christmas Jumper Day are asked to donate 2, or 1 (if you're at school) to Save the Children.

Celebs get behind Christmas Jumper Day this Friday

Offbeat
The entries were submitted via Twitter and shortlisted by a panel of judges

Gag about Theresa May voted best modern Christmas cracker joke

Offbeat
Unicorn poo

Must have Christmas toy is unicorn poo

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What's the most difficult question you've been asked by your child?

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

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The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion
Aasma Day

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

Opinion