Star Barbara is our top visitor!

Meet the holidaymaker who has been annual trips to Fylde for more than eight decades!

Coun Cheryl Little, Fylde Council's arts development officer Samara Stott and Alex OToole of Fable Arts look forward to the Coastal Explorers event

Ideas for new attractions on public display

Proposed new attractions for part of Fylde’s coastline are to go on show for the first time this weekend.

Carr Hill High School and Sixth Form Centre (right) headmaster Andrew Waller

Parents must wait for Fylde school sixth form review

Students and parents face a wait of several weeks yet before it is known whether sixth form education has a future at a Fylde school.
The water cut off has affected homes and schools

School closes as taps run dry

A primary school closed early on Thursday afternoon after a water main burst in Fylde.

Petitioners at Lythams library

Library campaign off to flying start

A petition calling for Lytham library to be reopened has got off to a flying start.

Stephen Snape with an anniversary banner celebrating his grandad Fred, who founded the club

Golden celebration at club

A thriving Fylde club has celebrated its golden anniversary – with its chairman proud to be carrying on a family tradition.

A Time For Tea event held on St Annes beach in memory of Edward Dee

50,000 thanks!

Thank you – 50,000 times over!

Work will begin on the three-mile section, beginning at this roundabout, next month

A583 speed cameras between Blackpool and Preston hit by delays

Work to install average speed cameras on a shortened section of the A583 between Blackpool and Preston is due to start soon – more than a month late.
Rotary Presidents Viv Willder (St Annes), Roger Kendrick (Kirkham and Rural Fylde) and Howard Henshaw (Lytham) check out the new community cinema at Lowther Pavilion for the red carpet showing of Breathe on October 21

Red carpet to roll at Lowther film premiere

The red carpet is to be rolled out for a glittering film premiere at Fylde’s latest cinema – just days after it opened.

Lytham St Annes Lions swimarathon at St Annes YMCA Pool

New tech boost to charity swim event

New technology is helping to boost interest in one of Fylde’s most successful annual fund-raising events.

A packed audience enjoys an outdoor play performance at Lytham Hall

Prize first hope for Hall’s plays

Lytham Hall’s summer open air theatre programme is in line for a prestigious tourism award for the first time.

Carr Hill High School and Sixth Form Centre, Kirkham

‘Sixth form review’ shock at Carr Hill

Sixth form education at a second Fylde school is facing possible closure.

Staff at HM Land Registry in Warton celebrate its 60th anniversary.  Pictured is Rachel Fury with Nicole Eastwood.

A diamond celebration

HM Land Registry’s presence in Fylde is 60 years old – and staff have been holding a host of events to mark the anniversary.

Shopkeepers (from left)  Linda Deacon, Lisa Kelly, Lynette Brammer and Simon Ray alldfessed up for the occasion at St Annes Victorian Festival 2016

Victorian theme set to reign once more

The countdown is on to the third annual Victorian Festival in St Annes.

Brian House Pony Playtime at Wrea Green Equitation Centre

Pony delight for youngsters

A group of youngsters from Brian House children’s hospice enjoyed a first pony playtime session at a Fylde stables.

Paul Drinnan

Work due to start on St Annes town centre refurbishment

Work is set to start on the latest phase of improvements to St Annes town centre.
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