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‘Good progress’ by builders at Blackpool school

Health
The Fleetwood Coastguard Rescue Team were called out to the area around Dock Street by police just after 8pm on Monday, February 19.

Search after children 'shout for help' near River Wyre

News
Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Violent dad jailed for attack on ex partner

Crime
Simon Mitchell

'People were just walking past as he turned blue'

News 1

Man admits keeping owl heads in jam jars for sale

Crime

Barry Bennell sentenced at Liverpool Crown Court

Crime

Man attacked with pool cues outside South Shore Bingo Hall

Crime

Disruption for trains through Preston over Easter Bank Holiday weekend due to engineering works

Transport
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

Violent dad jailed for attack on ex partner

Crime
Court news

Man admits keeping owl heads in jam jars for sale

Crime
Court artist sketch by Elizabeth Cook of former football coach Barry Bennell appearing at Liverpool Crown Court

Barry Bennell sentenced at Liverpool Crown Court

Crime
The incident is said to have happened outside Empire Bing Hall onHawes Side Lane just after 11pm on Saturday, February 17.

Man attacked with pool cues outside South Shore Bingo Hall

Crime
Ambulance Service found a hand-written note

Woman arrested after paramedics 'verbally abused' and note left on ambulance

Crime

Disruption for trains through Preston over Easter Bank Holiday weekend due to engineering works

Transport

Will the North West’s new £500m trains ease the problems on our congested lines?

Transport 1
Noise can cause frustration
Photo: PA

Free double glazing for Lancashire homes near noisy motorways

Transport

WATCH: 'Furry' car stopped overnight due to 'distracting disco lights'

Crime

Kindness is best lesson for Blackpool students

Education
Artist Claire Balfour

Art exhibitions are proving a hit for Blackpool library

News
Education Secretary Damian Hinds

'Your background should not limit your dreams'

News 1
Education Secretary Damian Hinds meets students at Blackpool and the Fylde College Nautical Campus

Hi-tech tour as Education Secretary meets Fylde coast students

News

Pupils enjoy tales of the past at Samlesbury Hall

Education

Disruption for trains through Preston over Easter Bank Holiday weekend due to engineering works

Transport

Will the North West’s new £500m trains ease the problems on our congested lines?

Transport 1
Jon Esner

New man for Fylde commercial law team

Business
Little Explorers Nursery

Fylde coast nursery in six figure move

Business

NATIONAL: Ukip leader ousted after less than six months in the job

Politics
Budget cuts are shrinking our bus services

Budget cuts are shrinking our bus services

News
Council tax payers in Blackpool face a rise of almost six per cent

Council tax bills set to rise across Fylde coast

News 5
Blackpool link road, watched by civic officials in 1986. The road follows the old railway line to the site of Central Station and is named after Lancashire County Council surveyor Harry Yeadon (far left), it was opened on the 3rd January 1986. Louise Ellman in light coloured coat

The first female leader of Lancashire County Council talks about her journey into politics

News

Tremors felt across Lancashire after 4.7 magnitude earthquake hits Wales

News
A map of the projected well site.

REGIONAL: Fracking plans outlined for Altcar Moss

News
A peregrine falcon found shot on the Fylde

Fylde call to report on bird of prey shootings

Crime

Blackpool’s hidden gem for wildlife

News
A huge yellow crane moved onto the building site at Park Community Academy, where a new five-classroom block is being built. It will be used to hoist up steelwork for the building's frame. (Picture: Park Community Academy/Twitter: @ParkSchoolBPL)

‘Good progress’ by builders at Blackpool school

Health

REVEALED: The ten WORST GP surgeries in Blackpool according to patients

Health
Vicky Nash, with partner David Robinson, is hoping to beat her health problems.

“I’m crowdfunding to help with rare health conditions”

Health
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
Sean is 2nd from right
Photo: ITV

'My strange Oxo cube habit cost me a date on Take Me Out!'

News
John Simm was excellent in ITVs three-part drama Trauma

Trauma - an excellent study of grief, but not so good as a thriller

TV and Film
It got knocked down but it got put up again

Bollards to the lot of you

Opinion