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Train strikes announced for October

Transport
Up to 50 flights a day are now officially cancelled

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you're affected

Transport
Dozens of concerned residents called 999 after spotting the flames and huge plumes of smoke at Chantry Place, Harrow.

Major disruption for London bound travellers after fire at timber yard

Transport
Engineers closed the section of line between Manchester Square and Starr Gate

Tram disruption after storm Aileen

Transport

MANHUNT: Burglar is latest to abscond from Kirkham

Crime
Police would like to speak to these women

CCTV APPEAL: Theft from Holland and Barrett

Crime
Stephen Barron, 66, was reported missing from his home in Mintlaw, and was last seen on Friday, 8 September 2017

Police search for man missing for over a week

Crime

Biker jailed for 'hair-raising' wheelie-pulling, selfie-taking motorway stunts

Crime

Enrolment at Blackpool and The Fylde College extended until end of month

News
Ofsted

Blackpool Council courses told to improve

News
Cleveleys Library

Cleveleys gets go-ahead for new community centre and library

News
The lessons will help build "crucial life-skills for young people"

School pupils given strategies to help develop life skills

Education
Blackpool South MP and shadow skills minister Gordon Marsden

Blackpool South MP backs call for more cash for colleges

News

Train strikes announced for October

Transport
Up to 50 flights a day are now officially cancelled

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you're affected

Transport
Retail giant Toys'R'Us has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada

Business

Ged Fitzgerald suspended from council role in Liverpool

Politics
Up to 12.4 billion of means-tested benefits were left unclaimed in 2015-16

Britain’s unclaimed benefits: four million families miss out on £12.4 billion

Politics
The European Parliament in Strasbourg

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

Environment
Complaints can involve multiple allegations

Police receive 100 complaints a day from public, figures reveal

Politics
The scheme is being "significantly underused"

Little take-up for shared parental leave initiative

Politics

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

Environment

Labour big-wig pays top secret visit to anti-fracking camp

Environment
Milo with mum Carley Valente, who is being represented by Irwin Mitchell

Lancashire residents pursue legal action over cryptosporidium contamination

News
Reports of fly-tipping are on the rise as cameras catch crooks in action more often, with unscrupulous binmen advertising their services for cheap on social networking sites like Facebook

How to avoid being duped by the bargain binmen

Environment

Kirkham mum with paralysis nominated for Just Giving Award

News
Alyssa Davies, with sister Lauren Davies and Kimberley Walsh

Wrea Green girl joins Kimberley Walsh as the face of Cancer Research UK and TK Maxx campaign - with VIDEO

News
Theo Brown came into the world on September 6 weighing nearly twice the average of a newborn.PIC: SWNS

WHAT A WHOPPER - A mother gave birth to an eye watering 12lb baby

Health
E-cigarettes: help or harm?

Smokers should be told of little evidence on benefits or harms of e-cigarettes

Health
What is antimicrobial resistance

Everything you need to know about antibiotics

Health