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Main road off M55 closed by police due to 'medical issue'

Transport
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MAX'S LAW: Plans to make organ donation an opt OUT decision pass major milestone

Health 1
Police horse Kirkham has died. Photo: Lancashire Mounted Unit

Tributes to police horse Kirkham - aka Al

Crime
Workers at the scene

Motorists diverted after 'emergency' shuts main Layton Road

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Fylde YMCA scheme tackles childhood obesity

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After 120 years, Arnold School is reduced to rubble

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Falconer’s plea to help find his bird

News

Driver arrested after police stop car on the motorway

Crime
Picture: Lancashire's Road Policing Unit

Police chopper called to help stop suspected drugs car on the M55

Crime
Picture: Lancashire's Road Policing Unit

'My boss was pecking my head' - Driver's incredible excuse for using the phone behind the wheel

Crime

Tributes to police horse Kirkham - aka Al

Crime
Picture: Lancashire Road Police

Driver arrested after police stop car on the motorway

Crime
Picture: Lancashire's Road Policing Unit

Police chopper called to help stop suspected drugs car on the M55

Crime
Picture: Lancashire's Road Policing Unit

'My boss was pecking my head' - Driver's incredible excuse for using the phone behind the wheel

Crime

VIDEO: Crime warning after CCTV catches hooded pair trying car doors

Crime

Main road off M55 closed by police due to 'medical issue'

Transport
Stephen Brookes with Jane Cole at an event to celebrate the Sector Champions one year anniversary

Blackpool leads the way for disabled passengers

News 1
Emergency services attend the scene of the crash PIC: Georgie Taylor

Cyclist taken to hospital after crash in Cleveleys

Transport
One of the new signs, installed on the Promenade

MAPPED: 21 new electronic signs are being installed in Blackpool - here's why

News 9

After 120 years, Arnold School is reduced to rubble

News
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School UN-BANS popular devices after saying they could help youngsters

Education
Jodie Prenger, seen here as Shirley Valentine, is taking part in a scheme to inspire Blackpool youngsters

Jodie and Craig aim to inspire Blackpool youngsters

Whats on

Hundreds of Fylde pupils at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens careers event

News

More teachers are needed to stave off a classroom crisis

Education

Main road off M55 closed by police due to 'medical issue'

Transport
Town hall planners have thrown out an application for a shop front

Poor design prompts planning refusal

News
Joel Durkin

Manufacturers appoint Joel to increase engagement

Business
The Hop which is to re-open

Blackpool pub to re-open after council purchase

News 7

Privatising county NHS contract 'will only save 0.07%'

Health 1
Unemployment has risen

Fylde coast unemployment rises once more

Business
New council tax bills have been revealed

Final council tax bands for Blackpool revealed

News 2
Saints & Sinners, Blackpool, pictured in 2013

Blackpool sex shop promising ‘three floors of fun, fantasy and fetish’ bids for renewal of licence

Politics
Photo Neil Cross'Today's suffragettes feature'Chorley Hospital Campaigners

Meet the militant women carrying on the suffragettes’ struggle

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Road repairs have helped reduce pot holes and cut the number of compensation claims

Blackpool tripping claims down thanks to road repairs

News
Fylde Council green bin

Green bin deadline to ensure no missed collections

News
County Coun Azhar Ali

Call to end stalemate on devolution deal for Lancashire

News
Picture: Vinny Romano/@NWAmb_Vinny

'Please DO block our spaces' - read the heartwarming note left on ambulance in Lancashire

Health
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MAX'S LAW: Plans to make organ donation an opt OUT decision pass major milestone

Health 1
Exercise, keeping fit and eating well helps not only improve physical health but also wellbeing and quality of life.

Fylde YMCA scheme tackles childhood obesity

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Coming to a Corsa near you

The new must-have car accessory comes in Queen or Pope

Offbeat 2
Are you a 'model citizen'?

Are you as kind as you think you are?

Offbeat
Peter Rabbit is the first of the 50p pieces to go sale on Monday

Peter Rabbit among Beatrix Potter characters to star on new coins

Offbeat
Blackpool Magistrates Court

Removal man 'staged kidnapping and demanded ransom from his pregnant girlfriend so he could get drunk with pals'

Crime
The cast of ITV's crime drama Marcella, with Anna Friel (centre)

Marcella - It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world

TV and Film
Roy Edmonds

A Word In Your Ear - February 22, 2018

Opinion