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The European Parliament in Strasbourg

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

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The coastguard rescue team from Lytham andRNLI Blackpool searched the area for the missing man.

Lifeboat rescues man from water near Central Pier

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Firefighters battle major barn blaze in Thornton

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Police search for man missing for over a week

Crime

Digital age sees change in childhood playing patterns

Health

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

Politics

Police receive 100 complaints a day from public, figures reveal

Politics
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

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

Police search for man missing for over a week

Crime

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

Crime
Believe it, or not, this is mouldy kebab meat found on the premises

PICTURES: Filthy takeaway sold mouldy out-of-date food from dirty kitchen

Crime
The UK's lead police officer on child protection has said forces will "potentially" have to look at working with so-called paedophile hunters (Owen Humphreys/PA)

Police forces may have to consider working with ‘paedophile hunters’

Crime

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

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Ofsted

Blackpool Council courses told to improve

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Cleveleys Library

Cleveleys gets go-ahead for new community centre and library

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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

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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
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

Brexit could leave Lancashire out of pocket

Environment
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
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
Should Trump be welcomed to the UK?

Queen should not have to face 'racist' Donald Trump on state visit, says Cable

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

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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

Digital age sees change in childhood playing patterns

Health
Dr Sanjay Deshpande, left, visited Dr Scott Gall all the way from America to see him carry out pioneering heart surgery

Pioneering surgery is shown off at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

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Children taking selfies

Ask an expert: Can my child catch head lice from taking selfies?

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Could Autism be prevented in pregnancy?

Health
Google has teamed up with the National Alliance on Mental Illness

Offering Google users depression self-assessment tool 'may do harm'

Health