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Blackpool sporting legend Sir Stanley Matthews memorabilia to be auctioned

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Top right: Blackpool Norths number 2 signal box, dating from 1896, is demolished Pic: @TheGNRP Bottom right: Platforms are demolished at Blackpool North Left: Workers remove tracks

Blackpool to Preston railway line work will be ‘worth pain’ says rail chief

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Celebrating Coun Jayne Nixon's by-election win:
Alan Ashton, election agent, Jayne Nixon, Jayne's husband Darren, and Staining and Weeton councillor John Singleton

Fylde welcomes new councillor after landslide vote

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Lakeview Rest Homes staff at The Moorings. St Annes

Care home firm is world class

Business

Gemma’s hoping for a little extra support on ‘home turf’

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Lancashire recommends... interesting buildings

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Lidl to take part in Black Friday for the first time

Business
Listening to soothing ASMR sounds

What is ASMR and why is everyone obsessed with it?

Health
The new Audi design centre

Behind the scenes at Audi's new design centre

Transport

Blackpool to Preston railway line work will be ‘worth pain’ says rail chief

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The new Audi design centre

Behind the scenes at Audi's new design centre

Transport
The union said it was seeking a "suitable and equal" pay offer

Staff on Virgin's West Coast line vote to strike in pay dispute

Transport
Union members voted by 84% in favour of strikes

Driving examiners to stage 48-hour strike on day new test is launched

Environment
A quarter of a million First Class and Standard ticket prices will be slashed over five days with Virgin Trains on the West Coast

Fares slashed in Black Friday Virgin Trains sale

Transport

Group planned protest the day before lock-on

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Beavers from the6th Ashtons Tuesday group enjoyed a trip to the Sandcastle last weekend.

Beaver mascot goes missing on day-trip to Blackpool

Crime
Chairman of the Veterans for Fylde, Ed Nash, pictured outside the cafe on its opening

'Heartwarming' response after callous thief swipes poppy tin from charity cafe

Crime
Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw (second from right) at launch of the new CSE awareness toolkit.

Do not let child sexual exploitation in Lancashire go unreported

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Anti-terror attack advice for pupils aged 11 to 16 made available for schools

Education
Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw (second from right) at launch of the new CSE awareness toolkit.

Do not let child sexual exploitation in Lancashire go unreported

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Children should be able to try out "the many cloaks of identity" without being labelled or bullied

Young should not be bullied for exploring their identity, says Church of England

Education
The plaque

Share your memories for Fylde school book

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File photo dated of a person using a computer (Pic: Adam Peck/PA Wire)

Pupils told they may have to re-do 20 hours’ work after GCSE Computer Science blunder

Education

Blackpool to Preston railway line work will be ‘worth pain’ says rail chief

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Lakeview Rest Homes staff at The Moorings. St Annes

Care home firm is world class

Business
Ashton Memorial

Lancashire recommends... interesting buildings

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Fylde welcomes new councillor after landslide vote

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Former Wyre Mayor Bob Williamson

Tributes paid after death of former mayor

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Coroner Peter Sigee warned that cyclists could die because of new Government rules relaxing repairs to deep potholes

New pothole repair rules will increase risk of cycling deaths, coroner warns

Transport
Lancashire County Council leader Geoff Driver

Geoff Driver: My vision to tackle funding black hole

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The disgraced former Tory deputy chairman believes the country is "sick of elections"

Lord Archer: Corbyn will become Prime Minister if election is held next year

Politics

Group planned protest the day before lock-on

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This chunk of suspected palm oil washed up on St Annes beach yesterday

Test results reveal what’s washing up on Fylde coast beaches

Environment
Union members voted by 84% in favour of strikes

Driving examiners to stage 48-hour strike on day new test is launched

Environment

Earth-sized planet discovered with 'mild' climate and peaceful parent star

Environment

What is ASMR and why is everyone obsessed with it?

Health

Climbing high to beat the lows

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What is causing sane people to see things that are not there?

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The NHS aims to admit or discharge 95% of patients within four hours

Hospitals face predicted worst-ever A&E waiting times this winter

Health
Andy Cole on Ben Nevis

I would not be here without the outdoors, says Blackpool mountain climber

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