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Adam Small, 29, from the city, crashed a Honda scooter at about 05:50 on Sunday near the junction with Forest Road.
Hopes are high a new owner will be found for Blackpool Airport who will invest in the future of the air hub.
Police and paramedics were called to the roundabout on Preston New Road, outside the store on the Whitehills business park, this morning, where a car and motorbike collided.
"We have less than two minutes to get stripped off, into the lycra, get the boots on, take a swig of water and sort out our hair," says Geraldine Fitzgerald, who plays the role of Tanya.
Anti-fracking protesters who set up camp in a field close to where energy firm Cuadrilla wants to drill for shale gas were today due to leave the site they have occupied for more than two weeks.
Farmers and gas exploration company Cuadrilla are together taking legal action to ensure that anti-fracking protesters cannot return to occupy farmland.
Benjamin Frape, 26, of Grasmere Road, was caught red handed by police with 54 knotted plastic bags of crack cocaine and heroin.
A: "When Russian daredevils got bored sledding down hills in the 1600s, they decided to ramp things up by building 'flying mountains' - elaborate five-story ice ramps with drops as steep as 50 degrees," say Noah Davis and Lucas Reilly in Mental Floss magazine.
Colne and West Craven charity fund-raisers are gearing up to ride the bright lights of Blackpool on Tuesday and are inviting others to pull on their Lycra and join them too.
Fifty-three years ago yesterday James Hanratty, a petty criminal from London, murdered scientist Michael Gregsten before raping and wounding his mistress Valerie Storie.
GCSE results day supplement at Highfield School in South Shore. The class of 2014 celebrate.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 12:31 pm
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