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  1. A lovely circular walk around Stocks ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cravenherald.co.uk

    It sets off from the reservoir's School Lane Car Park and takes a route through woodland and fields, picks up an old railway track before dropping down to the reservoir. We went on Bank Holiday Monday when the weather was good and it wasn't overcrowded, although we did keep catching up with people out for a stroll.

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  2. Shock at sudden death of farmers' club chairman JohnRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Longridge Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Renowned local farmer, parish councillor, churchwarden and Chairman of Fylde Farmers Club John Kellett has died suddenly at the age of 69. John of Clarkson's Farm, Park Head Lane, Barnacre, was well known throughout our locality.

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  3. Landlords pocket A 160m of tenant benefitsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Lancashire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Almost 160m of housing benefit has been dished out to private landlords in just 12 months by district councils in Lancashire.

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  4. Four-day Fleetwood beer fest beginsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Fleetwood Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. There will also be live music at night with the Blue Pig Orchestra , Rambling Riversiders and the Mike T Disco .

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  5. Two Blackpool dance crews gear up for top contestRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Blackpool Today

    Two Blackpool dance troupes are stepping up their training in a bid to bring home some silverware at a top international contest. Dancers from FY Wingz and Urban Dance Project impressed judges at the UDO regional street dancing competition at the Winter Gardens - and are now deep in preparation for world championships, which will be held in Glasgow this summer.

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  6. Bringing peace of mind to people with dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Lytham Today

    If Blackpool has such a thing as a dementia expert, then few would be more qualified for the role than Dawn Johnson. Based at Clifton Hospital in Lytham, she is passionate about caring for people living with dementia and helping others to become first class dementia nurses.

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  7. Phone shop raider jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Lytham Today

    A Fylde burglar who targeted homes across Lancashire has been jailed for more than five years. Raymond Mercer, 36, of Clitheroes Lane, Freckleton, admitted twice burgling a Lytham mobile phone shop in December in which i 1 210,000 of stock was stolen and burglaries at three homes whilst on bail over the shop break-in.

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  8. Blackpool youth team coach Richie Kyle the leading candidate to become their new bossRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Youth team boss Richie Kyle has emerged as the frontrunner to become Blackpool's new manager after being persuaded to apply for the post. The former Everton and Blackburn academy coach has been credited with an upturn in fortunes of the club's teenage sides since moving to Bloomfield Road two years ago.

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  9. Sudden death of Fylde Farmers Club ChairmanRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Garstang Today

    Renowned local farmer, parish councillor, churchwarden and Chairman of Fylde Farmers Club John Kellet has died suddenly at the age of 69. His friend Canon Ron Greenall has penned this tribute: "John of Clarkson's Farm, Park Head Lane, Barnacre, was well known throughout our locality. The news of his sudden death last Wednesday was a stunning shock to all of us.

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  10. Blackpool could be left with just SIX players (and no goalkeeper) as League One loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Daily Mail

    Blackpool find themselves in the laughable position of having just a handful of senior professionals on their books as they hurtle into League One blindfolded. With no manager, no goalkeeper and a collection of youngsters, the Seasiders face an uphill battle to be competitive next season after a humiliating relegation from the Championship.

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  11. Major Fylde homes plan unveiledRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Lancashire Evening Post

    Morris Homes has applied to Fylde Council to build 291 homes on land west of the Kirkham bypass, opposite St George's Park. A developer has started near Kirkham Grammar School's rugby pitches and now they want to build opposite St George's Park The application for the land, known as the Kirkham triangle, follows applications by two other developers for land south of the site.

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  12. Benefit fraud was 'oversight' says manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Blackpool Today

    Paul Ewers said the offence came about because his head was "all over the place" after his grandmother had died. He was fined A 135 with A 85 costs and ordered to pay A 20 victims' surcharge by Blackpool magistrates.

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  13. Firm calls meeting to shed light on solar farm schemeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Blackpool Today

    Lightsource Renewable Energy is holding the meeting tomorrow to talk about the application at Cask Farm, off Mythop Road, near Weeton. Plans for the site will be unveiled at the drop-in event at Weeton Village Hall, on Church Road, from 5.30pm until 8pm.

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  14. Grieving woman 'took overdose on husband's grave'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Blackpool Today

    A wife who could not bear to live after the death of her husband laid down on his grave and took her own life. Louie Wallis packed a suitcase containing previous sentimental mementoes of their life together and then booked a 35-mile train journey from her home on Marine Drive, Southport, to the cemetery where he was buried on the Fylde coast.

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  15. Tributes for a lifetime in health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Blackpool Today

    The family of a nurse who devoted her life to helping the people of Blackpool today paid tribute to a "caring" woman. Jill Honan was the first trainee nurse ever taken on at Blackpool Victoria Hospital, where she rose to the ranks of assistant nursing director during a 39-year career there.

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  16. Fylde campaigners hail New York frack reportRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Blackpool Today

    Anti-fracking campaigners on the Fylde have welcomed a new report which backs the banning of hydraulic fracturing in New York State. The document from the NY Department of Environmental Conservation looks set to turn New York's current moratorium on the controversial gas extraction method into a permanent ban on health and environmental grounds.

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  17. Sunny visit for war veteranRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Fleetwood Today

    The sun came out on the Fylde coast to greet a disabled veteran passing through on a world record fund-raising mission. Andy McIntosh, from Strathaven, near Glasgow, is attempting to beat the record for the "fastest journey from John-O'Groats to Land's End on an electric mobility vehicle" and raise money for several military charities.

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  18. Internet woe is over for Whitehills firmsRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Fleetwood Today

    Businesses left high and dry without superfast broadband at a hi-tech Blackpool business park have now been connected to the network. A dispute over access to an area of unused land at the Whitehills Business Park left several companies who rely on their online trade with snails' pace internet speed, which hit their business while others were being converted to superfast broadband.

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  19. Tests start to measure cleanliness of the seaRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Blackpool Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The bathing season is now officially open which means from now until September, the Environment Agency will carry out its a annual water quality test programme.

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  20. Confidence boost for tramsRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Blackpool Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Blackpool's famous trams have been given a huge vote of confidence after a lucrative sponsorship scheme and a top rating on an online review site.

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