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Noasis to play Viva Blackpool

Some Might Say it's a chance for glory - support act call out for Oasis tribute show

Music

Poulton bar wants to extend its hours

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Where are the best golf clubs and courses in Lancashire?

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“I’m crowdfunding to help with rare health conditions”

Health

Lifeboat crews called to Fleetwood after reports of people stranded in mud

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Gareth Burgess. Photo via Lancashire Police.

Missing person Gareth Burgess has been found

Crime

WATCH: 'Furry' car stopped overnight due to 'distracting disco lights'

Crime

WATCH: 'Furry' car stopped overnight due to 'distracting disco lights'

Crime
A photo of the crash, courtesy of Lancashire Road Police.

Motorcyclist airlifted to Royal Preston Hospital after horror crash

Transport
Emergency services were called to the scene of the crash on Ballam Road at the junction of Peel Road just after 9pm on Tuesday, February 13.

Man taken to hospital after two-vehicle smash in Lytham

Transport
The eastbound carriageway of the M65 was closed for several hoursbetween J4 and J5 following several incidents which Highways England said was due to severe weather conditions.

Drivers warned over poor road conditions in Lancashire

Transport
Police say asilver Mercedes C class and the motorbike collided at the busy junction leaving the motorcyclist with leg injuries.

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after collision with car in Blackpool

Transport

Missing person Gareth Burgess has been found

Crime

WATCH: 'Furry' car stopped overnight due to 'distracting disco lights'

Crime
Some of the knives handed in to Lancashire Police as part of Operation Sceptre.

Final chance to hand in weapons

Crime
Blackpool Magistrates Court

Removal man 'staged kidnapping and demanded ransom from his pregnant girlfriend so he could get drunk with pals'

Crime

County councillors clash over leaked pay for top executive

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Lewis Bates (left) with the schools rugby coach, Richard Byrne

Thornton schoolboy set to fly the flag at Twickenham

Education
County Coun Geoff Driver

Consultation on Council's new halal meat policy after school meals boycott threatened

Education
Front: Callum Wardle, Tara Choudhury, Jack Webster and Jade Williams. Back: Ethan Lees, Jaques Bonsell, Antonio Marmo and Declan Molloy

Top university joy for Blackpool students

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Pictured above from top left, Dr Mary Bousted; Patrick Green and bottom left, Sadiq Khan and Andy Mellor.

KNIFE CRIME: Are body scanners needed in our schools?

Crime

Poulton bar wants to extend its hours

News

WATCH: 'Furry' car stopped overnight due to 'distracting disco lights'

Crime
A new 5 coin. The commemorative coin featuring Blackpool Tower will be released next year

Queen to honour Blackpool Tower on new £5 coin

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Budget cuts are shrinking our bus services

Budget cuts are shrinking our bus services

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Budget cuts are shrinking our bus services

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Cabinet member Coun Keith Iddon watches a pothole being repaired in Chipping recently.

Axed pothole policy ‘put lives in danger’

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Blackpool link road, watched by civic officials in 1986. The road follows the old railway line to the site of Central Station and is named after Lancashire County Council surveyor Harry Yeadon (far left), it was opened on the 3rd January 1986. Louise Ellman in light coloured coat

The first female leader of Lancashire County Council talks about her journey into politics

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County Coun John Fillis, deputy leader of the Labour group

County councillors clash over leaked pay for top executive

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Elected MPs need to stand up for a free press and local democracy

MPs must protect the local press from damaging Lords amendment

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Blackpool’s hidden gem for wildlife

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Cabinet member Coun Keith Iddon watches a pothole being repaired in Chipping recently.

Axed pothole policy ‘put lives in danger’

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The Environment Agency said it is working hard to reduce pollution incidents at Lancashire farms

‘No farmer likes to see pollution’

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The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for the North West, with ice and snow forecast for Monday and Tuesday.

Yellow warning with snow and ice forecast

Environment

“I’m crowdfunding to help with rare health conditions”

Health

Fish cakes recalled over fears they contain pieces of metal

Health
Stock image

More medicine prescriptions face being axed as part of huge cost-cutting mission

Health
Pharmacist

Campaign launched to save NHS cash

Health
Graham Ward and Lindy Elliott are both involved with Blind Veterans UK

“We’re so lucky to have met”

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