Fylde, England Newswire

Fylde, England Newswire

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  1. MP takes fight over libraries to culture chiefRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Blackpool Today

    Mark Menzies MP has sent a petition of 6,725 signatures to Government, protesting against the closure of libraries in Fylde. The document was signed by people from across the Lytham, Ansdell and Freckleton areas and has already been issued to Lancashire County Council as part of the consultation process into the authority's proposals.

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  2. Final pre-season game for Rovers as they travel to AFC FyldeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    Tranmere play their final pre-season friendly ahead of the 2016-17 season with a trip to AFC Fylde on Saturday. Fylde have had a good pre-season - from their six outings they have won three, drawn one and lost two.

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  3. Ride along with the police for one dayRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Morecambe Visitor

    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 Lancashire Police Ride Along Scheme enables you to do just that, with an opportunity to observe officers whilst on duty.

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  4. Report's boost for Fylde coast tourismRead the original story

    Yesterday | Blackpool Today

    Two thirds of hotel and hospitality businesses saw an increase in sales and profits in the last 12 months, according to a major report on the local leisure sector. The annual MHA Hospitality and Tourism Survey, put together in conjunction with Blackpool accountants Moore and Smalley, shows that 67 per cent of hospitality businesses increased turnover while 64 per cent increased profits.

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  5. Summer burglary blitzRead the original story

    Yesterday | Blackpool Today

    Homeowners are being reminded to stay vigilant this summer and keep their properties secure following a spike in the number of burglaries. So far in July, Lancashire Police has received 119 reports of burglary in a dwelling across Western division which includes Blackpool and the Fylde coast.

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  6. Carer's 'pernicious breach of trust' with disabled manRead the original story

    Yesterday | Blackpool Today

    A carer who worked for a trust stole thousands of pounds from a man with learning disabilities she looked after. Joanne Ailey, who was employed by the Fylde-based Ormerod Trust, took more than 1,000 in cash from the man's savings and also spent almost 1,000 of his money buying goods from an online account she opened.

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  7. Fresh acts join wide range of well-known performersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Garstang 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. Lytham Festival is fast carving a reputation for bringing some of the freshest talent on the UK music scene to the Fylde Coast.

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  8. Burglary warning to Morecambe and Lancaster residentsRead the original story

    Thursday | Morecambe Visitor

    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. So far in July, Lancashire Police has received 119 reports of burglary in a dwelling across West Division, including Lancaster, Morecambe, Blackpool and the Fylde.

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  9. Consultant could buy two homes with overtime payRead the original story

    Thursday | Blackpool Today

    The consultant, working at Blackpool Victoria Hospital, was paid A 183,204 on top of their normal salary as part of a system branded 'unsustainable' by one Lancashire hospital chief. With the average price of a terraced property in the resort currently at A 86,479 the overtime cash would have paid for two houses, with thousands to spare.

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  10. Run to viewRead the original story

    Thursday | Lytham Today

    Bryan Adams has become the first Lytham Festival star ever to sell out in advance amid unprecedented demand for tickets for this year's event. Organisers are warning of low numbers of tickets remaining generally for this year's week-long Festival, which starts on Monday and is set to bring thousands of visitors flocking to town.

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  11. Lowther boss quitsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Blackpool Today

    Roger McCann has quit as general manager of Lytham's Lowther Pavilion - and the venue's trustees insist there will be no rush to replace him. The Lowther Trust board of management, under chairman Tim Lince, is to take care of everyday matters at the Lytham theatre as it shapes up for major refurbishment work ahead of its centenary in five years' time.

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  12. Latics make progress in improved showingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Oldham Chronicle

    ATHLETIC 0, WIGAN 1 PRACTICE hasn't made perfect for Athletic so far this pre-season, but they are heading in the right direction. Against Championship opposition in Wigan - the Lancashire rivals meet again in a couple of weeks' time in the EFL Cup - Stephen Robinson's charges were deserving of a draw.

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  13. New pro-shale group launches in BlackpoolRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Blackpool Today

    Lancashire for Shale, a pro-shale gas group funded by local businesses and industry, held its launch reception for Lancashire firms at the White Tower restaurant to call on local and national decision-makers to get behind onshore natural gas development. It is made up of local businesses and residents that "believe natural gas from Lancashire's shale will create opportunities for our businesses, new jobs and much-needed investment for our county."

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  14. New Lancashire pro-shale group launchedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Leyland 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. Lancashire For Shale held its launch reception for Lancashire firms at the White Tower restaurant in Blackpool to call on local and national decision-makers to get behind onshore natural gas development in the county.

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  15. Tributes to Blackpool's 'dedicated servant'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Blackpool Today

    Council colleagues yesterday paid tribute to Tyldesley ward councillor Eddie Collett, 58 - now, scores of people from the community have come forward to pay their respects. Mr Collett was a lecturer at Blackpool and The Fylde College and held a number of important cabinet roles, including deputy leader, in the Town Hall.

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  16. Rise in child sex abuse cases in BlackpoolRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Blackpool Today

    The number of child sexual exploitation cases reported to police in Blackpool rocketed by 17 per cent last year. Police dealt with 295 referrals between April 1, 2015, and March 31, 2016 - up from 252 the year before, and 248 in 2013/14.

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  17. Call for Fylde to join county's strong business voice in regionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Lancashire Evening Post

    The man leading the bid to frack for gas on the Fylde has said the area has got what it takes to have a louder voice at the top table of the regional economy. Francis Egan, chief executive of Cuadrilla Resources the company behind shale gas exploration, said the county had the credentials to be able to be as influential as Greater Manchester and Merseyside.

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  18. Darren Stephenson in action for Tranmere Rovers on Saturday Picture: Tony CoombesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Wirral Globe

    A FLASH of quality finishing from an unknown youth player was the standout moment of the afternoon as Tranmere cruised to a 2-0 pre-season victory over Northwich Victoria at Wyncham Park. Dylan Vasselo struck on 74 minutes after James Norwood had given Rovers an early second half lead, ensuring it was the visitors who lifted the John King memorial trophy at full time.

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  19. UPDATED: Ex-mayor dies from cancer, aged 58Read the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Blackpool Today

    Tyldesley ward councillor Eddie Collett died in the early hours of Monday morning. He was 58 and had been ill for some months.

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  20. Steak chain in Fylde openingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Blackpool Today

    The restaurant, part of the Mitchells and Butler stable of pub brands, will replace the High Cross Harvester, also part of the group. Located on Longhouse Lane, the new Miller and Carter will be the second Lancashire-based site for the brand, following the success of Miller and Carter Aughton.

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