Lytham St Annes Express

REGIONAL NEWS: Woman who has faced 'unimaginable trauma' to have daughter taken from her care

Crime
The drop came as Lottery sales fell by 9%

Rise of the scratchcard helps reduce Lottery's charitable returns

Business
The busiest days are predicted to be December 20, 21 and 22

Fears of four hour delays on roads over Christmas

Transport
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Water watchdog vows to cut bills for households in England and Wales

Environment

Tailbacks on the M6 after crash involving multiple vehicles

Transport

Branson urged to meet unions over Virgin West Coast pay row as strikes loom

News

Ireland-based Ryanair pilots to strike five days before Christmas

Business
Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

News
Men are also more susceptible to complications

Enormous televisions and reclining chairs recommended in fight against man flu

Health

Cup hearbreak can spur AFC Fylde to something special says Challinor

AFC Fylde
Dave Challinor

Nothing to lose in FA Cup replay says AFC Fylde boss Challinor

AFC Fylde
Adam Lewis on the attack for Fylde

Match report: Fylde RFC 10 Darlington Mowden Park 13

Rugby Union
Fylde celebrate a goal by Jack Muldoon, who is available again after suspension tomorrow

Coasters’ chance to challenge for points

AFC Fylde

Fylde in good cheer for Christmas run-in despite injury blow

Rugby Union

Fylde coast youth football round-up: Blackpool and District League and YMCA

Football

Another FA Cup success story for Fylde

AFC Fylde

VIDEO PREVIEW: WWE legends bringing new 5 Star Wrestling live weekly TV shows to UK Arenas

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There's lots of festive events happening over the weekend

Things to do (December 16 to 19)

Whats on
Highfield Road in the 1960s

Then and now: Changing face of Highfield Road, South Shore

News
Fairhaven Hotel, when the bulldozers moved in, in 1976

Serving up happy memories of a much-loved Fylde pub

News
Sweet Pea Florist

Lancashire recommends... Florists

News