Fylde Coast

Fylde Coast

Landowners' fears over fracking liability

Anti-fracking campaigners on the Fylde have echoed land-owners fears over legal liability for problems which may occur after fracking.

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Dame Judi Dench is supporting World's Biggest Macmillan Coffee Morning

Macmillan Coffee Morning events in Lancashire

The Lancashire community is invited to enjoy a cuppa and a slice or two of cake to help beat cancer.
Gina Murray, right, as Velma Von Tussle, with stage daughter Amber, played by Aimee Moore

Hairspray star Gina's stuck on her home town

Soaking up the autumn sunshine, Gina Murray’s glad to be back home, for one week only.

Sean Gavin, who also goes by the names Ryan Gavin and Sean Hill, of Melrose Street, Failsworth, was last seen at HMP Kirkham

MANHUNT: Burglar is latest to abscond from Kirkham

A manhunt has been launched after a 24 year-old man absconded from Kirkham Prison, say police.

Alyssa Davies, with sister Lauren Davies and Kimberley Walsh

Wrea Green girl joins Kimberley Walsh as the face of Cancer Research UK and TK Maxx campaign - with VIDEO

A Lancashire youngster who has battled cancer has become the face of a national charity campaign.
St Annes own Gina Murray, right, as Velma Von Tussle, with Aimee Moore as Amber

REVIEW: Hairspray, Opera House, Blackpool

In 1960s Baltimore, Tracy Turnblad has a simple dream; to be one of the popular kids and to dance on the Corny Collins’ TV show.

Where is the best place to go for a dessert?

If you fancy a sweet treat, where do you like to go?
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Adventure at Haigh Country Park

Lancashire recommends... adventure golf

Here is a list of places for adventure golf.
Serious Sam Barrett and James the Fang will be appearing upstairs at The Adelphi on Saturday

Things to do this weekend (September 15 to 17)

There's a great mix of events happening in Lancashire over the weekend, and even some heading into next week.

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Kirkham businessman Steven Weare

Five charged with murder over man’s Caribbean death

Five men have been charged with murder over the disappearance of a Kirkham car dealer in the Caribbean.

Peter Kay on stage at We Love Manchester. PHOTO: PA

We Are Manchester gig: ‘Nothing will ever divide us’

For many of us, terrorism is an act of brutality that happens somewhere else - Paris, Boston, Madrid.

Ross the guide dog

Blackpool hotel 'sorry' for snubbing Guide Dog owner

A Blackpool hotel that refused to accept a guide dog has ‘apologised profusely’ for its mistake.
Guardian Concert Band who are performing a Last Night at the Proms style concert on Sunday

Flags at the ready for Proms night

Lytham St Annes Guardian Band is fine tuning for a Last Night at the Proms concert.

Police would like to speak to this man

Would-be thief 'wees' in church bucket

A would-be thief has sparked an appeal after he urinated in a church bucket, say police.
Police are appealing for the dog's owner to get in touch

Appeal after boy attacked by dog in Kirkham

A teenager suffered a leg injury after he was chased and bitten by a dog in Kirkham, say police.

David Smart, 59, from Poulton was lucky to survive the accident

GRAPHIC WARNING: Appeal launched after freak accident severs man's finger

An appeal has been launched to trace a lorry driver after a man lost part of his finger following a freak accident in Wesham.


Lancashire recommends... wedding venues

Are you a blushing bride or a soon-to-be groom?

Emergency services called after a piece of timber plunged through a windscreen in Wesham

Poulton man's lucky escape after windscreen smashed in freak accident

A Poulton man had a lucky escape when a piece of timber from a builder's lorry plunged through his car windscreen in Wesham.
Vintage by the Sea is a whole host of events happening in and around Morecambe

Things to do this weekend (September 1 to 4)

As the summer holidays come to an end, why not try one of these great events?

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Campaigners are appealing the decision

Campaigners urge judges to overturn fracking decision

Campaigning residents have urged leading judges to overturn a Government decision to approve a fracking site in Lancashire.

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