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Jailed paedophile who abused 2,000 children dies in hospital bed

Crime
Carr Hill High School, Kirkham

Sixth form could be shut by 2019

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Here are all this year's bin collection times

When are the 2017 Christmas bin collections in Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre?

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A previous Lytham St Annes Lions swimarathon at St Annes YMCA Pool

Lytham St Annes Lions' charity swim on course for a record entry

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New feature at Hall for winter walkers

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Dreaming of a white Christmas? The long-range weather forecast is out

Environment

The common and not so common injuries sustained at Christmas

Offbeat

Teen in the sea opposite Blackpool Tower 'escorted to safety' as lifeboats prepared to launch

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The car overturned in North Houses Lane

PICTURES: Nobody hurt as car crashes into ditch in St Annes

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Nightclub

Where are the best nightclubs in Lancashire?

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PICTURES: Nobody hurt as car crashes into ditch in St Annes

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Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport
Problems with ice are also being reported on the M65 between junctions 5 and 6.

Ice warning for Lancashire drivers

Transport

Jailed paedophile who abused 2,000 children dies in hospital bed

Crime
Fruit machines were completely destroyed by raiders at Ansdell Institute.

Burglars smash club’s machines

Crime
Some 1,727 motorists were questioned by the RAC.

Drivers admit getting behind wheel when they may have been over drink limit

Crime
Court news

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

Crime

Sixth form could be shut by 2019

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Do you agree with Lord Adonis? Send your views to letters@blackpoolgazette.co.uk or tweet us @The_Gazette or go on Facebook www.facebook.com/blackpoolgazette

‘Whole towns and cities are in grip of social crisis’

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Carr Hill High School and Sixth Form Centre (right) headmaster Andrew Waller

Councillors further sixth form closure plans

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Young people are taking out substantial loans to pay for courses without much effective help and advice

Spending watchdog raises 'mis-selling' concern over university degree courses

Education

Festival amble through Grange Park tells story of nativity thanks to dedicated community groups

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When are the 2017 Christmas bin collections in Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre?

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The car overturned in North Houses Lane

PICTURES: Nobody hurt as car crashes into ditch in St Annes

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Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

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County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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County Coun Geoff Driver, leader of Lancashire County Council

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

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Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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The council will meet on Thursday at County Hall.

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health

Dreaming of a white Christmas? The long-range weather forecast is out

Environment
60% are incorrectly planning to recycle shiny or glittery wrapping paper

Most Britons think amount of waste generated at Christmas 'unacceptable'

Environment
Christmas Trees are planted in the sand dunes at St Annes by volunteers and staff from Fylde council and Lancs Wildlife Trust.  Pictured is Charlie Kay.

Fylde Council to set up collection point for your old Christmas trees

Environment
Many Britons  are still nervous about clearing snow for fear of getting punished

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

Environment

Lytham St Annes Lions' charity swim on course for a record entry

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Christmas can be like a scene fromNational Lampoons Christmas Vacation

The common and not so common injuries sustained at Christmas

Offbeat
Current guidelines recommend that an alcohol-free childhood is best

Under age drinking warning as study finds sixth of parents let young drink at 14

Health
Be prepared for those questions

How to answer 9 of the most challenging questions kids love to ask

Health
Coun Peter Britcliffe, Chairman of the county council's Health Scrutiny Committee

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

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