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Road blocked in Bispham after crash

A major road was blocked in Bispham this morning following a crash, say police.
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Northern Rail services will be hit by strike action

Union announces fresh strike action on Lancashire rail services

Rail passengers face more misery as guards prepare to stage a three day strike as part of an ongoing dispute.

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West Coast Mainline

Companies in bid to run West Coast Mainline announced

The three companies which will bid to run trains on the West Coast Mainline have been announced today.

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Two lanes are blocked on the M55 after a van overturned, say fire services.

Two lanes blocked on motorway after van overturns

Two lanes were blocked on the M55 after a van overturned during this morning's rush hour, say fire services.
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Manchester, Gatwick and Stansted are in the bottom five in the AirHelp ranking which looks at punctuality, quality and service at 76airports worldwide.

Manchester Airport among 'worst in the world' according to new ranking

Manchester airport has been placed among the worst 10 in the world, according to new rankings.
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Images of the crash have been posted online

Man hurt in crash at 'notorious' junction

A man has suffered head and leg injuries in a crash.

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The RMT has staged several walkouts over the driver only plans

Rail union calls on minority Government to rethink threat to guards

Rail union the RMT has urged train operators to think again on plans to remove guards from their services in the light of the General Election result.

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The police witness appeal

Pensioner dies in hospital after ‘freak’ car accident

A pensioner died after being run over by her own car in what has been described as a ‘freak accident’.

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Progress on the Broughton Bypass

Road closure as part of bypass construction

Work to construct the Broughton Bypass will see road closures along a main road.

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The accident happened at the junction of Mythop Road and Chain Lane

APPEAL: Cyclist injured after collision in Blackpool

A cyclist suffered a broken wrist after he was involved in a collision with a car in Blackpool, say police.
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Police used a stinger to bring the car to a stop

Two arrested in Broughton after M55 pursuit

Two men were arrested following an early morning pursuit along the M55 eastbound, say police.

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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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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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Manchester Victoria likely to remain closed for several days after Manchester Arena bomb

Manchester Victoria likely to remain closed for several days after Manchester Arena bomb

A number of services will be impacted on Wednesday May 24 due to the ongoing closure of Manchester Victoria station following Monday evening’s terrorist incident at Manchester Arena, say Northern.

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The RMT has suspended planned strike action following the Manchester bombing

Rail strikes suspended following terror attack

Rail strikes planned for next week have been suspended as a show of 'solidarity' with the people of Manchester following yesterday's terror attack

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19 people have been killed in a suspected terrorist incident

Northern rail service changes following suspected terrorist incident at Manchester Arena

Northern has announced details of the services which will run to and from Manchester on Tuesday May 23.
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Images of the crash were posted on Facebook

Rollercoaster ride comes to abrupt halt in middle of road

A road was blocked when a rollercoaster's ride came to an abrupt end.
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The accident happened in Amounderness Way
Image: Google

UPDATE: Amounderness Way re-opens after three vehicle crash

A crash involving three vehicles has blocked part of one of the Fylde coast's busiest roads.
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Christopher was well known in the Kirkham community where he worked at the Morrisons supermarket was also involved in charity work.

Tributes paid to 'loving son and brother' who was tragically killed in Preston crash

The family of a 32-year-old man from Warton, who died in a road traffic collision, have paid tribute to their 'loving son and brother'.
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The scene near where a man sadly died following a crash on Riversway. PIC: Benny Mc'Nally

Man, 32, from Warton dies after Preston collision

A 32-year-old man from Warton has died following a crash in Preston, say Police.
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