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It’s Planet of the Cakes for one lucky gorilla

Offbeat

One-in-five 8-year-olds have their own smartphone

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Boots The Chemist Picture: PA

Chemist chain ‘sorry’ in morning after pill row

Health
Cleaners on the beach at Bispham earlier this week

OIL SPILL LATEST: All eyes on the tide as sea remains off limits

Environment

496% surge in cybercrime in Lancashire

Crime

Revealed...trans abuser’s history of violent crime

Crime

Farmers gather at Cuadrilla for fracking protest

Environment

Six figure boost for car auctions

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Kimberley Barrett-St Vall

Talking is good for mental health

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The Script

The Script announce big Blackpool date – four years since Lights no-show

Music

Train users warned over closures and reduced services over bank holiday

Transport
Preston New Road was blocked by campaigners

Preston New Road closed after fracking protest

Transport
The Promenadewill be closed at the junction of Talbot Rd from10am2pm today.

Prom to close for essential repairs

Transport

496% surge in cybercrime in Lancashire

Crime
Douglas Edwards was convicted by a jury at Preston Crown Court

Revealed...trans abuser’s history of violent crime

Crime
Adam Brookes, 33, was last seen around 11pm on July 11 in Yardley Fields Road, Birmingham.

Missing man, 33, believed to be in Blackpool

Crime
Police used 'preemptive tactics' to bring the car to a stop on Fleetwood Road

Police sting car in Wesham

Crime

Fleetwood schoolboy’s close shave for cancer research

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County Coun Peter Buckley

Keep reading during the summer hols

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Actors from the Trench Brothers project reinact scenes from the war

Remembering the forgotten heroes

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County Hall

Cabinet decision due on reopening libraries and Fishergate traffic cameras

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David Nicklin

‘Thankyou for everything’

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496% surge in cybercrime in Lancashire

Crime
Inside West Coast Motor Auctions.

Six figure boost for car auctions

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Kimberley Barrett-St Vall

Talking is good for mental health

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How the new development could look

Nine-screen cinema in place of hotel plan for Blackpool town centre

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Lancashire County Councillor quits Tory party in intimidation row

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Sir Robert Atkins

Tory’s stinging blast at party ‘ferrets in sack’

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County Coun. Azhar Ali (s)

Call for cash boost for Lancashire transport links

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County Coun Geoff Driver

Lancashire County Council management restructure challenged

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Garstang YMCA

Wyre Council defends pool holiday closure

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OIL SPILL LATEST: All eyes on the tide as sea remains off limits

Environment
Farmers from across the country gathered outside the entrance to Cuadrilla for a protest

Farmers gather at Cuadrilla for fracking protest

Environment
Fishing in Blackpool

Lancashire recommends... fishing spots

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A clump of oil that washed up

LATEST: Oil giant accepts responsibility for spill affecting Fylde coast

Environment

Chemist chain ‘sorry’ in morning after pill row

Health
Josh Landmann and his team on the Snowdon Push

Determined Josh Landmann vows to live his life to the full

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Fund-raiser for Janet Colgan

Night with the stars for cancer fight mum

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Logan with mum Becky, sister Brooklyn and dad David

Quick-thinking Logan saves his father’s life

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Jacqueline Ford

Dentists pay out over diagnosis failure

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