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Missing for a year – can you help find our Shane?

“Every day I wake up wondering if this will be the day they find my son’s bones.”

Mick Cash

'Muggers paradise' warning as rail strike row rumbles on

Union bosses have warned removing guards from trains will lead to a rise in crime.

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Shane Graham

Mum's desperate plea as police launch fresh appeal for missing Shane

Detectives have launched a renewed appeal for information to help find a missing Fylde man – a year on from when he was last seen.

Leyland Golf Club where the event was held

Arrest in Northern Cricket League probe

Police have made an arrest after a year-long probe into alleged irregularities in the accounts of the Northern Cricket League.

Wrea Green Windmill, December 1983

Turning back sails of time with a look back at Fylde mills

Lytham Windmill is perhaps the best known of all of Fylde’s windmills, but the area at one time was home to a whole host of mills.

Police are warning of scam callers claiming to be from major firms

Police issue cold caller scam warning

Police have issued a warning over scam phone calls claiming to be from a well known telecoms firm.

Will Smith

Will Smith date is still on sale for Livewire Festival fun

Tickets are still on sale for the blockbuster booking of Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff at the newly announced Livewire Festival.

Bryning with Warton boundary

Residents can have say on village future

Residents of Warton are being urged to play their part in the future of the village at the polls on Thursday.

There will be picket lines at many stations

Rail strike to go ahead as union talks collapse

A rail strike on Friday will go ahead following a collapse in talks.
A woman in her 60s was taken to hospital following a collision with a works van in Cleveleys. Pic: Googlemaps

Woman taken to hospital after crash in Cleveleys

A woman in her 60s was taken to hospital following a collision with a van in Cleveleys, say fire services.

Daniel, you’re a (lip sync) star

A youth sports coach is in the running to become a lip sync hero as he battles it out to become a national champion.


Cyclists set off on their Tour de Frack

Long distance cyclists were given a reet friendly Lancashire send off on a 120 mile ride linking fracking sites across the Roses counties.

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The officer served with Blackpool Police

Blackpool police officer convicted for possession of child sex images

A Blackpool police officer has been given a conditional discharge after he was convicted of possession of indecent images of children.
The remaining parts of Bispham High School which are awaiting demolition

Project Update The former Aspire Academy in Bispham Road

What’s been happening?

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Garstang residents protest against the potential development of the Community centre and its car park

Anger at homes approval in Garstang town centre

A concerned town councillor is hoping for a clear answer from Wyre planning bosses to explain why they ignored a 5,000-strong petition opposing plans for a major redevelopment in Garstang town centre.

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Pupils learn all about nature in unique lesson

Year 4 pupils take their lessons outside and make their own bird houses to enhance and preserve nature

Don't lost your vote.

Six days to go until Lancashire County Council election

The elections will decide all 84 seats on the council.

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Blackpool Magistrates' Court

Blackpool: From the courts 28-04-17

Here is a round-up of some of the cases at Blackpool Magistrates Court.

Jonathan Lee, pictured with his wife Susannah and their two young daughters Madeleine, two, and Francesca, four.

Wife’s moving tribute to husband killed cycling home

A dad-of-two who was killed in a crash as he cycled home from work will be remembered as a ‘fantastic husband and father’, his wife has said.

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