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New unit to reduce pressure on Blackpool Victoria's A&E

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Police say that would like to speak to 31-year-old Nicholas Shaw from Royal Bank Avenue Blackpool following an incident.

Man wanted after 'restraining order breach'

Crime
The accident happened at around 8.30am on Tarn Road

Road re-opens after earlier closure in Thornton

Transport
Consultation continues on opening hours for Lancashire libraries

Have your say on library opening hours in Lancashire

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Call to help lonely elderly in Lancashire over Christmas

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Schools set to battle it out for big cash prizes after launch of the Young Engineers Challenge 2018

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Protesters have been ‘economical with truth’

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Is end in sight over ‘rancid’ oil scare across the Fylde coast?

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The coastguard was asked to help find two girls who had become lost

Two teenage girls rescued near to River Wyre

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Alfie Boe is coming home to Fleetwood to sing for Cod Army

News

Road re-opens after earlier closure in Thornton

Transport
How long is your journey each day?

Commuting time on the rise in the North West

Transport

Driver freed after crash in Cleveleys

Transport
Top right: Blackpool Norths number 2 signal box, dating from 1896, is demolished Pic: @TheGNRP Bottom right: Platforms are demolished at Blackpool North Left: Workers remove tracks

Blackpool to Preston railway line work will be ‘worth pain’ says rail chief

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The new Audi design centre

Behind the scenes at Audi's new design centre

Transport

Man wanted after 'restraining order breach'

Crime
Cuadrillas fracking site

Protesters have been ‘economical with truth’

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APPEAL: Man suffers serious head injuries in assault

Crime
Blackpool magistrates court

Man faces grooming charges

Crime

Have your say on library opening hours in Lancashire

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Schools set to battle it out for big cash prizes after launch of the Young Engineers Challenge 2018

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Young people aged 11 to 16 will be urged to run to safety

Anti-terror attack advice for pupils aged 11 to 16 made available for schools

Education
Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw (second from right) at launch of the new CSE awareness toolkit.

Do not let child sexual exploitation in Lancashire go unreported

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Children should be able to try out "the many cloaks of identity" without being labelled or bullied

Young should not be bullied for exploring their identity, says Church of England

Education

Protesters have been ‘economical with truth’

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Wyre Councils street cleaning chargehand Bill Ramshaw  with some of the palm oil collected from our beaches

Is end in sight over ‘rancid’ oil scare across the Fylde coast?

News
How long is your journey each day?

Commuting time on the rise in the North West

Transport
Tranformed - how Fleetwood docks could look as part of the ambitious Fleetwood Quays proposals.

£200m dock plans to create 350 jobs

Business

Have your say on library opening hours in Lancashire

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Coun Peter Gibson, leader of Wyre Borough Council

Want to tweet, councillors? Just be careful!

Politics
Former Wyre Mayor Bob Williamson

Tributes paid after death of former mayor

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Coroner Peter Sigee warned that cyclists could die because of new Government rules relaxing repairs to deep potholes

New pothole repair rules will increase risk of cycling deaths, coroner warns

Transport
Lancashire County Council leader Geoff Driver

Geoff Driver: My vision to tackle funding black hole

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Protesters have been ‘economical with truth’

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Wyre Councils street cleaning chargehand Bill Ramshaw  with some of the palm oil collected from our beaches

Is end in sight over ‘rancid’ oil scare across the Fylde coast?

News
The 12 anti-fracking defendants outside court

Group planned protest the day before lock-on

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This chunk of suspected palm oil washed up on St Annes beach yesterday

Test results reveal what’s washing up on Fylde coast beaches

Environment

New unit to reduce pressure on Blackpool Victoria's A&E

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Listening to soothing ASMR sounds

What is ASMR and why is everyone obsessed with it?

Health

Climbing high to beat the lows

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What is causing sane people to see things that are not there?

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The NHS aims to admit or discharge 95% of patients within four hours

Hospitals face predicted worst-ever A&E waiting times this winter

Health