The countdown is on to Lytham Festival’s 10th anniversary spectacular and helping this year’s event truly stand out is Lytham-based gardener Greg Anderton who has unveiled a new celebratory garden in the centre of the town.
It’s ever so tight at the top of cricket’s Northern Premier League after Blackpool won away to high-flying Fulwood and Broughton, while Fleetwood suffered a shock defeat to Chorley on a day the six away teams all won.
Fleetwood Town have swooped for two of their former players during this transfer window in Danny Andrew and Josh Morris, and with a host of other ex-Town men available this summer, Fleetwood writer Rosie Swarbrick has earmarked some head coach Joey Barton could make a move for.
If you were to walk up to Beryl in the street (while she was doing her shopping and looking forward to a pub tea and a glass of wine) and mention the Northern Powerhouse, she would probably berate you for swearing.
The head teacher of a Fylde coast independent school has slammed reality TV shows Love Island and TOWIE for their emphasis on physical beauty and for creating feelings of inadequacy among some young people.