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Fun day and a dip to raise £3k for Barney

News
Fleetwood Coastguard station officer Mark Sumner is warning people of the dangers of sinking mud and treacherous tides on Fleetwood beach

Tide warning after beach 
red alert

News
Emergency services attend the scene of the crash PIC: Georgie Taylor

Cyclist taken to hospital after crash in Cleveleys

Transport
One of the new signs, installed on the Promenade

MAPPED: 21 new electronic signs are being installed in Blackpool - here's why

News

Court hears protest led to road closure between Blackpool and Preston

News

Hot shot rockers get set to blast into the Waterloo

Music

Psychiatric patients sent out of Lancashire cost the NHS £4m last year

Health

Kevin the Carrot gets the chop after a single complaint about an Aldi advert

Business
Ben Sebborn and Richard Dyer of Skiddle, based in Longridge

Preston’s Skiddle proving just the ticket in making events stay affordable

News

Cyclist taken to hospital after crash in Cleveleys

Transport
One of the new signs, installed on the Promenade

MAPPED: 21 new electronic signs are being installed in Blackpool - here's why

News

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

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

News
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

MAPPED: 21 new electronic signs are being installed in Blackpool - here's why

News
Cuadrilla's drilling rig at Preston New Road near Little Plumpton

Court hears protest led to road closure between Blackpool and Preston

News

Kevin the Carrot gets the chop after a single complaint about an Aldi advert

Business
Ben Sebborn and Richard Dyer of Skiddle, based in Longridge

Preston’s Skiddle proving just the ticket in making events stay affordable

News

Call to end stalemate on devolution deal for Lancashire

News
Budget cuts are shrinking our bus services

Budget cuts are shrinking our bus services

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

Axed pothole policy ‘put lives in danger’

News
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

News
County Coun John Fillis, deputy leader of the Labour group

County councillors clash over leaked pay for top executive

News

Call to end stalemate on devolution deal for Lancashire

News

Blackpool’s hidden gem for wildlife

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

Axed pothole policy ‘put lives in danger’

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

‘No farmer likes to see pollution’

News

Psychiatric patients sent out of Lancashire cost the NHS £4m last year

Health
Vicky Nash, with partner David Robinson, is hoping to beat her health problems.

“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