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When are the 2017 Christmas bin collections in Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre?

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It's doubtful we'll get Christmas card scenes this year

Dreaming of a white Christmas? The long-range weather forecast is out

Environment
Christmas can be like a scene fromNational Lampoons Christmas Vacation

The common and not so common injuries sustained at Christmas

Offbeat
Poulton and Wyre Railway Society (PWRS) working on the line
Pic courtesy of D Gregory, PWRS

New rail service linking towns moves a step closer

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Customer shocked as mouse runs across floor at chippy

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Training offer for teens

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Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
60% are incorrectly planning to recycle shiny or glittery wrapping paper

Most Britons think amount of waste generated at Christmas 'unacceptable'

Environment
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport

New rail service linking towns moves a step closer

News

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport
Problems with ice are also being reported on the M65 between junctions 5 and 6.

Ice warning for Lancashire drivers

Transport

Drivers admit getting behind wheel when they may have been over drink limit

Crime
Court news

REGIONAL NEWS: Woman who has faced 'unimaginable trauma' to have daughter taken from her care

Crime
Demi Pearson, 14, her eight-year-old brother Brandon and seven-year-old sister Lacie died in the blaze in Worsley, Greater Manchester, on Monday.

Two charged with murder over house fire that killed three children

Crime
Crews were called out to reports of a car fire on Whitegate Drive at around 4am on Tuesday December 12.

Investigation launched into suspicious car fire in Blackpool

Crime

PRIMARY SCHOOL TABLES 2017: How primary schools in Blackpool and Wyre scored

Education
Do you agree with Lord Adonis? Send your views to letters@blackpoolgazette.co.uk or tweet us @The_Gazette or go on Facebook www.facebook.com/blackpoolgazette

‘Whole towns and cities are in grip of social crisis’

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Christmas calf show at Myerscough College

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education
Young people are taking out substantial loans to pay for courses without much effective help and advice

Spending watchdog raises 'mis-selling' concern over university degree courses

Education
Sacred Heart

Nursery's anger as thieving treasurer ordered to pay back just £1

Education

When are the 2017 Christmas bin collections in Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre?

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Poulton and Wyre Railway Society (PWRS) working on the line
Pic courtesy of D Gregory, PWRS

New rail service linking towns moves a step closer

News

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

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County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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County Coun Geoff Driver, leader of Lancashire County Council

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

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Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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Fleetwood Town Councillor Norah Stuchfield

Fleetwood care home plan is deferred

News

Dreaming of a white Christmas? The long-range weather forecast is out

Environment
60% are incorrectly planning to recycle shiny or glittery wrapping paper

Most Britons think amount of waste generated at Christmas 'unacceptable'

Environment
Many Britons  are still nervous about clearing snow for fear of getting punished

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

Environment
County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

News

The common and not so common injuries sustained at Christmas

Offbeat
Current guidelines recommend that an alcohol-free childhood is best

Under age drinking warning as study finds sixth of parents let young drink at 14

Health
Be prepared for those questions

How to answer 9 of the most challenging questions kids love to ask

Health
Coun Peter Britcliffe, Chairman of the county council's Health Scrutiny Committee

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

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Plain dried pasta and noodles are still free

Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

Health