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Global recall of Lactalis baby milk over Salmonella fears

Offbeat
Police revealed the tactic was employed by just one of several unconnected groups of thieves who have stolen tens of thousands of pounds in jewellery in recent weeks.

Newborn baby threatened by ruthless jewel thieves in raid

Offbeat

Lane remains closed after major lorry blaze on M6

Transport
Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool hotel’s rooms had ‘drugs worth £500,000’

Crime

Scooter death accused makes first appearance at court

Crime

Breast reduction surgery patients face having to lose weight before operation

News

WANTED: Police search for man in connection with 'assault'

Crime

SNOW LATEST: Cars stranded and drivers rescued despite Lancashire avoiding the worst of 'Snowmageddon'

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BAE Typhoon production at Warton

BAE to build 24 Typhoons for Qatar in new £5billion deal

Business

Blackpool hotel’s rooms had ‘drugs worth £500,000’

Crime
Daniel Faber was expecting a baby with his fiance Natalie

Scooter death accused makes first appearance at court

Crime
The Risk and Threat Team at Blackpool Gazette say that Paul Smyth is wantedin relation to an allegation of assault

WANTED: Police search for man in connection with 'assault'

Crime
The stopped car. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

Suspected drink and drug drivers caught travelling wrong way down a one way street

Transport
Police are investigating the blaze.

'Suspicious' garage blaze under investigation

Crime

Lane remains closed after major lorry blaze on M6

Transport
Police helping a stranded car in Rivington, Chorley. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

SNOW LATEST: Cars stranded and drivers rescued despite Lancashire avoiding the worst of 'Snowmageddon'

News
The stoppage happened on the M55 motorway.

'Pre-emptive' police efforts see two arrested in motorway stoppage

Transport 1

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

Education
Sixth form students at Baines High School Poulton

College demise met by anguish

News

Festival amble through Grange Park tells story of nativity thanks to dedicated community groups

News
Baines School, Poulton.

Baines School sixth form faces the axe as financial hardships take their toll

Education
Sacred Heart

Nursery's anger as thieving treasurer ordered to pay back just £1

Education 3

SNOW LATEST: Cars stranded and drivers rescued despite Lancashire avoiding the worst of 'Snowmageddon'

News
BAE Typhoon production at Warton

BAE to build 24 Typhoons for Qatar in new £5billion deal

Business
The stoppage happened on the M55 motorway.

'Pre-emptive' police efforts see two arrested in motorway stoppage

Transport 1
The stopped car. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

Suspected drink and drug drivers caught travelling wrong way down a one way street

Transport

Wyre council becomes third authority to back football reform proposals

Blackpool FC
Ashley Highfield

New reporters 'to hold local councils to account'

Business
Blackpool chairman Karl Oyston

Oystons suffer another courtroom setback

Politics
Richard Redcliffe spoke in favour of the proposals

Fylde coast councils leading the way for football reform

Blackpool FC
Around 11.5 tonnes of waste had to be removed from the beaches

This summer’s oil spill is still being investigated, government dept says

Environment
The Oraefajokull volcano

Monitoring stepped up at dangerous Iceland volcano

Environment
The Preston New Road fracking site where the protesters gathered

Anti-fracking protesters found guilty of blocking road.

Business
Cuadrilla's fracking rig at Preston New Road

Fylde fracking firm's focus on horizontal drilling in third broadcast

Business
Overweight patients face being told to shed the pounds in order to have breast reduction surgery

Breast reduction surgery patients face having to lose weight before operation

News
Ollie Alderson at last weeks fund-raiser at the village hotel

‘It’s amazing... he’s here and loving life’

News
In the past,Christmas decorations weren't put up until much later in December.

How to help hospice AND get rid of your tree when Christmas is over

Health
The company said a possible source of the outbreak has been identified in a tower used to dry out the milk at a production site.

Global recall of Lactalis baby milk over Salmonella fears

Offbeat
Police revealed the tactic was employed by just one of several unconnected groups of thieves who have stolen tens of thousands of pounds in jewellery in recent weeks.

Newborn baby threatened by ruthless jewel thieves in raid

Offbeat
You what?

The most misused phrases - including ‘to be pacific, ‘an escape goat’ and ‘damp squid’

Offbeat 1
With less than three weeks to go until Christmas here's a look back at some of the UK's worst 'gift gaffes'

Most hated Christmas gifts revealed

Offbeat

The Thing Is with Steve Canavan

Opinion
Aasma Day

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

Opinion