A 23-year-old man has admitted assaulting the same woman four times in a week.
Jonathon Denley, of Longford Avenue, Bispham, committed the offences against his then partner, Blackpool magistrates were told.
Chrissie Hunt, prosecuting, said that the incidents happened on November 30,December 1,2 and 4 last year.
The prosecutor said that each incident began with verbal abuse usually about money matters.
The assaults also involved pushing,punching and kicking.
Robert Castle, defending, said: “This man has shown remorse for what he has done. He has stopped using cannabis and has started work.”
Denley was given an 18 month jail term, suspended for 12 months.
He was also put on one year’s court supervision.
He must also pay £200 compensation to his victim.