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In pictures: 70 years of the Grange Park estate

Marking seven decades since of the opening of Grange Park, we take a look back at the Blackpool housing estate, including its very early days.

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A schoolboy has been excluded after a video was posted on Snapchat of him punching and kicking another pupil at St Mary's Catholic Academy in Blackpool

Two pupils excluded after sickening playground attack on Year 9 schoolboy

A headteacher has spoken of his deep concerns after a video of a schoolboy attacking another pupil was posted online.

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Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 31-05-18

Here is the latest round-up of some of the cases at Blackpool Magistrates Court.

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Opening of Queen Mary School, Ansdell, 1930.

School’s out for good: Some of the Fylde coast’s lost schools

Prompted by the fact Elmslie School, on Whitegate Drive, would have marked 100 years next month, we delved into the archives for pictures of other lost Fylde Coast educational establishments.

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Staff and pupils from Boundary Primary are celebrating after being nominated in the TES Awards for Primary School of the Year.  Pictured is headteacher Suzanne Ashton with pupil Emily Taylor.

Blackpool school in running to be named best in country

A proud headteacher is hoping her school’s rise will be complete by being named the best primary school in the country.

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The 4th Blackpool Scout Group were delighted to be invited to the  fun open weekend  for residents of Grange Park to attend the new @TheGrange community centre.

Scouting snapshots

The 4th Blackpool Scout Group were delighted to be invited to the fun open weekend for residents of Grange Park to attend the new @TheGrange community centre.

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Police are on the scene.

RAPE: Man, 28, charged with sex attacks in Blackpool

A man has been charged with rape after police were called to a Grange Park home.

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Fire crews were called to the incident

Three treated after chip pan fire

A woman and two children needed medical treatment after fire crews were called to a chip pan fire in Grange Park on Friday evening.

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Reverend Peter Lillicrap with Matthew Rowley

Evangelist in new Blackpool church role

A new religious leader has been appointed to support churches in Blackpool.

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A passing ambulance spotted the fire at around 11pm on Monday, February 26 and alerted fire crews who attended the scene onRodwell Walk.

Man 'seriously injured' after jumping to safety during fire at Grange Park flat

A man suffered serious injuries in Grange Park when he jumped to safety after a fire broke out in his second floor flat, say fire services.
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Fire crews at Dawlish Avenue, Grange Park

Fire crews called to kitchen blaze

Two fire engines from Blackpool and Bispham were called to a kitchen fire in Dawlish Avenue, Grange Park on Saturday afternoon.

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Dale Docherty

Thugs jailed for 30 years after beating terminaly ill man unconscious

Two ‘despicable’ thugs who violently robbed a terminally ill man, who died just six months later, have been jailed for total of 30 years.

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Court news

Blackpool: From the courts 04-12-17

Here is the latest round-up of some of the cases at Blackpool Magistrates Court.
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The Dinmore Pub in Grange Park

Project update: The Dinmore Pub in Grange Park

Demolition starts at ‘deathtrap’ pub afters years of vandalism

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Reece Roberts in a picture dated before he suffered life-changing injuries in an unprovoked one punch attack in 2013

One punch victim’s mum urges people to ‘think before clenching your fist’

The mum of a Blackpool man maimed in a one punch attack has pleaded with people to ‘please, please think before you act’.

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The Dinmore Pub on Dinmore Avenue

‘Deathtrap’: Warning to kids to stay away from derelict Grange Park pub

A warning has been issued to kids playing in a treacherous derelict pub – which has already claimed one life.

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‘Affair’ fears led to punch rumpus

‘Affair’ fears led to punch rumpus

A woman who confronted her partner about messages to another woman on his phone suffered two fractures to her face when he lashed out at her.

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The Dinmore Pub on Dinmore Avenue

Fire crews tackle fourth blaze at derelict Blackpool pub

Firefighters were called to a blaze at a derelict Blackpool pub for the fourth time in recent weeks.

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The Dinmore Pub on Dinmore Avenue

Blackpool eyesore pub to be demolished

A derelict Blackpool pub which has become a magnet for anti-social behaviour is to be demolished.

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One of the fire engines at Blackpool Fire Station, which was set to be scrapped, has now been saved.  Pictured are firefighter Chris Molloy and crew manager Glenn Thwaites.

Fire crew out to douse rubbish blaze

Firefighters were called out to tackle a small waste rubbish fire close to the bowling green at Grange Park, Blackpool.

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