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Big Chip Off​ competition celebrates fourth year of finding best spuds

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Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Coaster thrills spill over into the night with late riding special

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Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 22-09-17

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Marsh Mill Tavern

Lancashire recommends... places to go for dessert

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Tracy hopes people will share her love of star

Music

Cleveleys man breaches restraining order three times

Crime

Trust co-ordinates great sports programme for schools

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Care for babies born prematurely, with health problems or with a low birth weight, is improving overall

Premature babies facing care postcode lottery

Health
Four out of 10 admitted to running the shower for at least a minute before getting in

Most people do not worry about how much water they use

Business

Severed hand in central reservation leads to road closure

Transport
The RMT announced  two more days of strike action are set to go ahead

Train strikes announced for October

Transport
Up to 50 flights a day are now officially cancelled

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you're affected

Transport
Dozens of concerned residents called 999 after spotting the flames and huge plumes of smoke at Chantry Place, Harrow.

Major disruption for London bound travellers after fire at timber yard

Transport

Cleveleys man breaches restraining order three times

Crime
Police are investigating a suspected arson incident at Brunches

Investigation after 'arson' attack at Thornton sandwich shop

Crime
Ian Brady

Moors murderer Ian Brady died of natural causes, coroner rules

Crime
Chloe Campbell was last sighted in a bank on Yorkshire Street in Rochdale town centre and then again at Blackpool train station

Missing teenage girl may be in Blackpool with suspected 'child abductor'

Crime

Enrolment at Blackpool and The Fylde College extended until end of month

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The lessons will help build "crucial life-skills for young people"

School pupils given strategies to help develop life skills

Education

When pantoland came to Anchorsholme Academy

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University of Manchester

Manchester University lecturers to vote on strike action

Education

Do you know what your child is watching online?

News

Most people do not worry about how much water they use

Business
Officers found a gruesome-looking bloody hand

Severed hand in central reservation leads to road closure

Transport
Fleetwood Town Council has called an extraordinary meeting to discuss Fleetwood Marsh nature reserve.

Public meeting on nature park

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The Smith family at the Trafalgar Restaurant in Fleetwood.

50 not out as Trafalgar cooks up milestone bash

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Ged Fitzgerald suspended from council role in Liverpool

Politics
Up to 12.4 billion of means-tested benefits were left unclaimed in 2015-16

Britain’s unclaimed benefits: four million families miss out on £12.4 billion

Politics
The European Parliament in Strasbourg

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

Environment
Complaints can involve multiple allegations

Police receive 100 complaints a day from public, figures reveal

Politics
The scheme is being "significantly underused"

Little take-up for shared parental leave initiative

Politics

New allotment plan to view

News
Fleetwood Town Council has called an extraordinary meeting to discuss Fleetwood Marsh nature reserve.

Public meeting on nature park

News
The European Parliament in Strasbourg

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

Environment
Milo with mum Carley Valente, who is being represented by Irwin Mitchell

Lancashire residents pursue legal action over cryptosporidium contamination

News

Premature babies facing care postcode lottery

Health
Is October time to stop?

Stoptober TV ads to encourage smokers to use e-cigarettes

Health
The West View allotments in Fleetwood

New allotment plan to view

News
E-cigarettes: help or harm?

Smokers should be told of little evidence on benefits or harms of e-cigarettes

Health
What is antimicrobial resistance

Everything you need to know about antibiotics

Health