Ten Fylde coast parks given best green honour

Ten Fylde coast parks and gardens have been celebrated as being among the most impressive in the country.


Alastair’s all revved up for Mongal Rally

A little drama on the road won’t be a problem over the next few weeks for theatre practitioner Alastair Cameron.


BREAKING NEWS: Hambleton school bus in road accident

A school bus and car have collided in Hambleton.
The charred field close to Farmer Parr's Animal World

Culprits hunted after ‘deliberate’ fire close to Farmer Parr’s

The owner of a prime Fylde coast visitor attraction is appealing for anyone with information to contact police over a fire believed to have been started deliberately.

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‘Force takeaways to show their food hygiene scores’

Restaurants, takeaways, and other businesses selling food should be forced to display their food hygiene rating, councillors in Wyre said.

Police were called to Maplewood Avenue, Preesall

Miniature ponies on the loose in Preesall

A pair of miniature ponies were spotted wandering around in Preesall overnight.

Prescriptions for bread will not come back

Prescriptions for bread will not come back

Doctors in Fylde and Wyre will not reintroduce prescriptions for gluten-free food, a new report has revealed.

Fleetwood MP Cat Smith

New buses confirmed for Knott End service

Blackpool Transport has announced plans to replace its Knott End service with state-of-the-art Palladium buses.

RNLI give advice to beach-goers

RNLI warns Fylde coast beach-goers to think about safety

Blackpool’s lifeboat volunteers expect even more call-outs, after 11 so far this month.

The drugs haul.

More than 400 cannabis plants seized in Fleetwood raid

A huge haul of cannabis plants were seized today (Thursday, June 28) after police raided a property in Fleetwood.


The countdown is on as Garstang gears up for the county's first ever ice cream festival

Lancashire is licking its lips ahead of Garstang’s first ever ice cream festival – with less than three weeks now until the big day is set to bring thousands of people in to the market town.

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Garstangs Fairtrade pioneer and the founder of Fair Trade Towns Bruce Crowther MBE visiting Seoul South Korea in 2013 for the launch of the Fair Trade City campaign

From Garstang to Seoul flying the Fair trade flag across the world

It is now 18 years since the market town of Garstang was recognised as the world’s first Fair Trade Town.

From contouring  and highlights to fabulous brows , make-up classes are the perfect way to sharpen your looks with the tricks of the trade

Have a go.......at make-up classes

From contouring and highlights to fabulous brows , make-up classes are the perfect way to sharpen your looks with the tricks of the trade

Alpacasare part of the Camelidae family, which includes llamas, guanacos and vicunas from South America.

Have a go.........at alpaca walking

The Alpaca from Peru may well be known as pack animals and their fleece highly valued for its silkiness but they make great pets too and animal lovers are taking advantage of getting up close and personal with these lovable, sensitive and intelligent creatures


PICTURES: Residents enjoy 'glorious' St Michael's Gala despite the Great British weather

Villagers of St Michael’s enjoyed another ‘glorious’ gala despite the British summer cutting short their fun.

The bike was left outside Garstang Police Station.

Police in Garstang appealing to unite lost bike with its owner

Lancashire Police are appealing to the general public to unite a road bicycle with its owner.
HM Coastguard Fleetwood.

Coastguard and lifeboat crews mobilised to help boat 'in distress'

Coastguard and lifeboats from Fleetwood were called out yesterday to help a boat that had got into difficulty.

Aaron Whitney. Have you seen him?

Man, 20, wanted in connection to 'serious domestic violence incident' that saw a woman held captive

Police are looking to speak to a Lancashire man in relation to a serious domestic violence incident that saw a woman held in captivity, handcuffed and threatened with a knife.
Wyre Council

Blackpool apartment block all set

Plans to build eight apartments after knocking down an existing home and garage in Newton Drive East, Normoss, have been approved by councillors on the planning committee at Wyre Council.

Lancashire sees 67 million visitors pour in each year

LISTINGS: Your 2018 summer guide to what's on in Lancashire - including festivals, shows, gigs and places to stay

Lancashire is heating up for a sensational summer with an array of festivals, shows and gigs in the line-up.
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