Old club in Poulton set to be flattened

The “dilapidated” Breck Club, in Breck Road, Poulton, is set to be demolished.

Fairhaven Lake

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.

Drivers are advised to approach the scene with caution

Delays after traffic light fault on major Poulton road

Drivers coming out of Poulton are reporting long delays on a major road this morning.
A Northern train

Rail compensation scheme announced for Lancashire passengers

​Northern rail passengers are being offered compensation equating to up to a month's ​travel as full details of the company's scheme were announced today.
Ice cream

VOTE: Where is the best place for an ice cream in Lancashire?

The sun is blazing - the perfect time for an ice cream.

Sam Haines at Fortitude Fitness

Have a go............at weightlifting

The variety of weightlifting disciplines mean this is a sport for anyone to take part in

Blackpool Magistrates Court

Man given Wyre's first criminal behaviour order due to 'nuisance' dog

A Poulton man has become the first person in Wyre to be slapped with a criminal behaviour order because of his dog's constant barking.

Beer garden

VOTE: Where are the best beer gardens in Lancashire?

This hot weather is certainly making us thirsty.
The area around the scene at the Teanlowe Centre car park, was cordoned off while fire and ambulance services were on standby nearby.

Man on top of Booths in Poulton sparks emergency

A man on top of the Booths in Poulton sparked an emergency on Sunday, say police.

John Lawson said the birthday trip was suggested by his wife, Jenny

Trip to top of Blackpool Tower leaves John on a high

When you live on the Fylde coast, it can be easy to take the world class tourist attractions here for granted.

The NatWest bank in Poulton is set to be turned into a 'high end' bar

New ‘high end’ bar in Poulton gets go ahead despite concerns from residents

Plans for a new high class pub in Poulton have been given the go ahead.

Youngsters work to  transform scout hut

Youngsters work to transform scout hut

Young people from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Prince’s Trust, South Shore, worked together to transform a run-down scout hut into a more modern building for the community to enjoy.

Some of the Baines Bikeathon  2018 Team  before they set off on their coast to coast ride.

Students and Staff from a Poulton school cycle 165 miles for Teenage Cancer Trust

38 students and teachers have completed a 165 mile coast-to-coast  ‘bikeathon’ to raise money for Teenage Cancer Trust.

Missing: Timmy the tortoise

Poulton woman left devastated after Timmy the tortoise goes missing

A tortoise has made a slow getaway from his home in Poulton – leaving his owner of 44 years devastated.
Kayleigh and Joe on their wedding day

‘We were heartbroken, scared and felt robbed’

Kayleigh Riley knew something was wrong when she didn’t feel her baby boy kick for a day.


Watch the moment neglected dogs are found in faeces covered puppy farm

The moment a neglected dog was discovered cowering in a washing up bowl at a faeces strewn puppy farm, will be shown in a TV programme on Monday.
Photo Neil Cross'Paralympian Shelly Woods coming to open new play area at Carleton Green Community Primary School

Star Shelly inspires stars of the future

A former Paralympic athlete was the guest of honour at the grand opening of a school’s new playground.

The Volker Rail van parked next to the crossing at Carleton. A worker has to contact the train driver to confirm the crossing is safe before it can proceed due to dodgy CCTV footage

Rail chiefs employ staff to sit in van 24/7 to help operate Carleton Crossing barriers

Cameras installed at a Fylde coast railway crossing have not worked properly for almost two months – meaning a man in a van has to spend 24 hours a day keeping watch.


Poulton Gala was ‘one of the best’ in years

Hundreds turned out for Poulton Gala, which was ‘one of the best’ in recent memory.

Referee Paul Marsden

Wembley referee makes jump to Football League ranks

The Fylde Coast has a new Football League referee.

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