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Police union hit back at home secretary over pressures on service

The union which represents serving police officers in Lancashire has accused Home Secretary Amber Rudd of being in ‘cloud cuckoo land’ over the pressure on officers.

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Northern Rail services will be running in and out of Manchester Victoria from Tuesday

Manchester’s Victoria station set to reopen

Manchester’s Victoria station will reopen from tomorrow, it has been announced.

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Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 29/05/17

Here is a round-up of some of the cases at Blackpool Magistrates Court.

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Manchester Victoria station is still closed as it is a crime scene

Bank holiday train cancellations as station still closed after terror attack

Northern Rail has announced the latest revised train timetable for the bank holiday weekend.

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Armed  police on the Promenade in Blackpool yesterday

Armed police on streets but ‘no specific threat’

Security minister and Parliamentary candidate for Wyre and Preston North, Ben Wallace, said there is no specific terrorist threat against any individual event.

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The Marine Hall

Police seek to reassure over youth gangs

Police in Fleetwood say plans are being made to help deal with the on-going problems of youths causing trouble as they congregate around the Marine Gardens.

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Police at the Preston New Road fracking site

Anti-fracker claims police were ‘incredibly violent’

An anti-fracking campaigner accused police of being “incredibly violent” towards fellow protestors.

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The coastguard's emergency rescue helicopter was called in to assist

Young girl sparks emergency call out after going missing in sea

A 10-year-old girl sparked an emergency search after she went missing while swimming in the sea near South Pier, say coastguard rescue teams.
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One man was arrested in the Moss Side area of Manchester in the early hours of Friday morning and detectives searched a property in St Helens.

Man arrested in connection with Manchester Arena bomb after raid

Counter-terror police investigating the Manchester Arena bombing have carried out fresh raids, searching addresses in Manchester and Merseyside overnight.

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Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 26/05/17

Here is a round-up of some of the cases at Blackpool Magistrates Court.

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Emergency services at Manchester Arena after reports of an explosion at the venue during an Ariana Grande gig

Police warning over fraudulent fundraising websites

Police have warned people to be aware of fraudulent fundraising websites in the wake of the Manchester Arena suicide bombing.

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Courtney Boyle, 19, was studying criminology and psychology at Leeds Beckett University

Mother pays tribute to 'angels' after daughter and partner are killed in Manchester Arena bomb blast

A woman who lost her partner and daughter in the Manchester terror attack said they were "both my angels flying high in the sky".
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TheQueenhas arrived at a hospital where medics battled to save the lives of children caught up in the Manchester Arena suicide bomb.

Queen arrives at Royal Manchester Children's Hospital in wake of Manchester Arena attack

The Queen has arrived at a hospital where medics battled to save the lives of children caught up in the Manchester Arena suicide bomb.

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Police are currently attending the incident

Bomb squad called to incident in Hulme

The army bomb squad have been called to a road in Hulme.
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Some of the recent damage at Fairhaven Lake

Plans to tackle portable BBQ problem at lake

Fylde Council is considering a dedicated barbecue area as a solution to increasing problems caused by visitors to Fairhaven Lake.

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Saffie Roussos was killed in the terrorist atrocity

In their own words - Friends and families pay tribute to the victims of the Manchester Arena bomb

In their own words - friends and families pay tribute to the victims of the Manchester Arena bomb.
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Police outside a block of flats they raided in Blackley, north Manchester, where a woman was arrested. She has since been released without charge.

Controlled explosion overnight as anti-terror police swoop on Moss Side property

Counter-terror police have carried out a controlled explosion as they searched a property in the Moss Side area of Manchester in connection with Monday's attack.

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Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 25/05/17

Here is a round-up of some of the cases at Blackpool Magistrates Court.

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Dr Bernadka Dubicka

Schools' support for pupils dealing with aftermath of Manchester Arena bomb

Pupils from across the Fylde coast who were at the Manchester Arena on Monday night have been offered help and support by their schools.

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Armed police and soldiers on the streets of London

No plans for soldiers on Lancashire streets

Members of the armed forces will not be deployed on the streets of Lancashire following the Manchester terror attack

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