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Main South Shore road closed after accident

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Picture: Highways England

Tailbacks on the M6 after crash involving multiple vehicles

Transport
Who is Max Evans?

Who is Max Evans?

News

Immigration officers raid Poulton restaurant

Crime

Silence on Virgin deal

News

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

News
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
Feature on Fylde Weightlifting Club, based at Fortitude Fitness on Poulton Industrial Estate, and the increasing number of women taking up the sport.
Club organisers Alex Meighan and Nicole Booth.  PIC BY ROB LOCK
25-11-2017

The club which manages to give everyone a real big lift

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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
Greater Manchester Police said three men, aged 23, 20 and 18, and a 20-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Five quizzed over suspected murder of three children who died after house fire

Crime
Blackpool magistrates court

Blackpool: From the courts 12-12-17

Crime
Reuben Gregory has been jailed for 10 months

NATIONAL NEWS: Man who shot burglar dead in self-defence jailed

Crime

Tailbacks on the M6 after crash involving multiple vehicles

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
Union leaders are urging Sir Richard Branson to intervene

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

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

Full moons can increase likelihood of fatal motor bike crashes

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

News
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

News
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
County Coun Peter Britcliffe

Silence on Virgin deal

News
The Preesall site planned for Halites gas storage

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

News
Pauline Turner, from Chorley Group, in China

Blackpool dealership boss takes a look at Chinese factory

Business
County Coun Peter Britcliffe

Silence on Virgin deal

News
Blackpool

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

News
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

News
Preston New Road frack site

Greens call for refusal of frack licence change

News
Worcester

‘Snowmageddon’ a damp squib across Blackpool

News
County Coun Peter Britcliffe

Silence on Virgin deal

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

News
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

Offbeat
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

News

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion
Aasma Day

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

Opinion