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North Shore

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

Two people men have been trying car doors in Argyll Road, North Shore, this week, police said.

Jack Daniels, 15, of Northumberland Avenue, Blackpool, is wanted by police. Pictured released by Lancashire Constabulary.

Manhunt for 15-year-old after man, 18, is stabbed at Blackpool flat

A row at a North Shore flat spilled over into violence and saw an 18-year-old attacked with a knife, police said.
Egerton Road

Electrical fault causes North Shore power cut

An electrical fault caused power cuts across North Shore in the early hours of this morning.

The electricity company says that the fault at a substation discovered at around 3.30am on Thursday February 22.

Power cut affects North Shore properties

Power has been cut to properties in North Shore following a fault, says Electricity North West.
Witnesses reported seeing the helicopter land near to the Mecca Bingo Hall on Talbot Road at around 9am.

Air Ambulance called to North Shore

The Air Ambulance was called out to an emergency in North Shore this morning.
Warley Road in North Shore (Picture: Google)

Part of Warley Road to be made one-way from TOMORROW

A stretch of busy road in North Shore will be made one-way while resurfacing work is carried out, the council said.
Blackpool magistrates court

Sex-obsessed North Shore man ‘a danger to children’

A man obsessed with sexual behaviour befriended families in Blackpool so he could groom their children.

Three appliances from Blackpool and Bispham were in attendance

Flats evacuated after bedroom fire in Blackpool

A block of flats in Blackpool was evacuated after a blaze in a bedroom on Saturday.

The scene of the accident

Devonshire Road roundabout blocked after car hits railings

A car has hit railings close to the roundabout junction of Devonshire Road and Leys Road in North Shore, police said.

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Warbreck Road - which is now named Dickson Road,  North Shore looking from Warley Road towards the old Duke of Cambridge Hotel which  can be seen at the far end of the road, circa 1920

Exploring North Shore with a step back in time

North Shore has changed dramatically in the course of just the last century.

The sports complex planned for playing fields at Unity Academy in North Shore

New Blackpool footie complex gets the green light

A bid to build a sports complex on playing fields at Unity Academy in North Shore have been given the go ahead.

Court news

Blackpool: From the courts 15-11-17

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

The sports complex planned for playing fields at Unity Academy in North Shore

Petition against new sports pitch at North Shore school

A petition opposing a ‘sports complex’ planned for playing fields at Unity Academy in North Shore has been lodged with planners at the town hall.

Floods in 1929

Flooded Fylde: The aftermath of wild weather

The Fylde coast has had more than its fair share of wet and wild weather over the years.

A 1920s  picture postcard view of the part of Central Promenade which became the site for the subway

Wish you were there? Postcards from the past

The first commercial postcards appeared on mainland Europe in 1869. These cards were the idea of Dr Emanuel Herrman – the Hungarians were the first to embrace this new, cheap way of sending messages.

A man was taken to hospital following the assault outside Ma Kelly's

Man knocked-out in 'large disturbance" outside South Shore bar

A man was knocked unconscious during a "large disturbance" outside a popular bar in South Shore, say police.
Emergency services took two men to hospital following the incident

Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after 'stabbing'

Two men from Blackpool have been arrested, one on suspicion of attempted murder, following an alleged "stabbing" incident near to the Hilton Hotel in North Shore, say police.
Arriva train

£2.30 rail fare that cost fare dodger more than £400

A court has ordered six train passengers from Blackpool to pay a total of almost £4,000 in financial penalties for failing to pay for a ticket.

Blackpool Magistrates' Court

‘Drug dealing den’ shut down by court

A house where the tenants have made life a misery for their neighbours has been closed down for three months.

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