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WANTED: Blackpool man accused of rape

Crime
Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 18-08-17

Crime
Craig McOmish (left) and Paul Haslam at Fleetwood Beach Kiosk.

Businessmen join forces with bold expanion plans to kiosk

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Parishoners watch the ceremony as the Roman Catholic Bishop of Lancaster Dr T E Flynn, laid and blessed the foundation stone of St Wulstan's Catholic Church, Poulton Road, Fleetwood in 1960

Back in time with port’s churches

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History boys to return with fishing tales

News

Give blood? Bosses say you may not be able to donate anymore as sessions face cancellation

Health

68 knives, including a machete, surrendered in amnesty

Crime

Lightning storm causes panic across the Fylde Coast

Offbeat
Police officers tell members of the public to leave the scene in a street in Barcelona, Spain

Dozens injured in suspected terror attack

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Katie Price

Reality star Katie Price heads to Blackpool for Home gig

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Road blocked in Anchorsholme after two-car crash

Transport
Blackpool transport said that technicians worked around the clock to restore power to the line.

Trams restored after lightning storm

Transport
KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

Whats on
One for the, er, road

Plane drunk: Ryanair wants two-drink limit for passengers

Transport
Crews worked to remove the man from his car

Man cut out of car after 'serious crash' on M55

Transport

WANTED: Blackpool man accused of rape

Crime
Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 18-08-17

Crime
Police have revealed the knives that were handed in as part of the amnesty

68 knives, including a machete, surrendered in amnesty

Crime
Dr Richard Clayton, director of Cambridge Cybercrime Centre who gave a talk at a cybercrime conference held at the University of Central Lancashire

CYBER CRIME: If it looks too good to be true, it probably is

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Support offered for young people worried about exam results

Education
There has been a sharp rise in the number of counselling sessions for 16-18-year-olds

Exam worries lead to increasing numbers of young people looking for help

Education
There are plenty of new routes into careers that wereonce the preserve of graduates.

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

Education
New undergraduates can find the first year of university a "real surprise"

Three-year degree courses 'too slow and undemanding for many students'

Education
County councillor Geoff Driver

Cabinet considers top team shake-up at county hall

News

Businessmen join forces with bold expanion plans to kiosk

News
Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat
KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

Whats on
There are plenty of new routes into careers that wereonce the preserve of graduates.

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

Education

Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: "When will you be Prime Minister?"

North West
HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment
County councillor Geoff Driver

Cabinet considers top team shake-up at county hall

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Cameras have already been given to 17,500 officers

Armed police to wear head cameras

Politics
Conservative MEP Sajjad Karim

Tory MEP: Britain's 'ridiculous Brexit mess'

News

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat
HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment
The Plastic Whale tour

Giant whale set for trip to resort beach

News

Give blood? Bosses say you may not be able to donate anymore as sessions face cancellation

Health
Gavin Howard with his niece Pippa Cole, who died in February after suffering from a brain tumour

Peak challenges to honour little Pippa

News
Is your child on a 'clean eating' diet?

How ‘clean eating’ can damage children’s health

Health
Katie, Pip and the other stars of the show

Katie’s not so shaggy dog story at Fringe

News
Lush have brought back their 'Sleepy' body lotion.

The £8 body lotion insomniacs are branding a ‘miracle’

Health