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  1. Town in frame for a packed arts festivalRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Lytham 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 Arts Festival gets under way on Saturday - with a packed programme of events planned over its eight-day duration.

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  2. Leaders 'need to agree'Read the original story

    17 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. Local government across Lancashire is made up of Lancashire County Council, the unitary authorities of Blackpool and Blackburn with Darwen, and 12 district councils, including Fylde and Wyre borough councils.

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  3. Forget-Me-Not infant memorial unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Lytham 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. A new 51,000 infant memorial garden created as a dedicated place for families to remember the loss of their loved ones has officially opened.

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  4. Give your views on Wyre's Local Plan proposalsRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | 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. Local residents have been given just over a month to comment on long-awaited proposals for new housing and employment sites across Wyre.

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  5. Pupils' chance to shine on the Golden Mile with beach messageRead the original story

    Tuesday | 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. Fylde coast schoolchildren have the chance to see their design work up in lights - at Blackpool's world-famous Illuminations.

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  6. Solicitors boost charity appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Blackpool Citizen

    The latest fantastic contribution to The Citizen's Tins and Toys appeal has come from Napthens Solicitors, who chose those unfortunate enough to be affected by domestic abuse for their Christmas charity this year. Napthens, a general legal practice, of Springfield Road, Blackpool, led by their residential property department, decided families in crisis on the Fylde were to benefit from an office collection of tins and toys.

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  7. Fylde coast's most wanted rape suspect arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lytham 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. A suspected rapist who was once named one of the Fylde coast's most wanted men has been arrested after more than a decade on the run.

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  8. Your move Prime Minister...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 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. Don't overrule our local decision - that is the message to the Government from Fylde residents after the second of two bids to frack in the county was rejected by Lancashire County Council.

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  9. Young student 'thrilled' with iPad cash giftRead the original story

    Monday | 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. Christopher Hubberstey, a young man who needed a kidney transplant and is registered blind, was given A 250 from The Gazette's A 10,000 community giveaway earlier this month.

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  10. Fracking ban 'could put pressure on Scots start'Read the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Scotsman.com

    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. PROSPECTS for the shale gas industry in the UK have suffered a setback after plans for controversial drilling technique fracking were blocked at a site on the Fylde coast in Lancashire.

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  11. Big setback for fracking industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Prospects for the shale gas industry in the UK have suffered a setback after county councillors voted against plans for exploratory fracking. Energy firm Cuadrilla had wanted to frack and test the flow of gas following drilling at up to four exploration wells at a proposed site between Preston and Blackpool.

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  12. Today, Frack Free Lancashire... Tomorrow, Frack Free World?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Common Dreams

    According to the BBC 's Helen Carter, "people wept openly" in the wake of the vote-"but they were tears of joy, not disappointment." Despite "massive pressure" from both the UK government and the fossil fuel industry, local elected officials in the northwest county of Lancashire have rejected a drilling application from the energy firm Cuadrilla to start fracking at a site on England's Fylde coast.

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  13. Lancashire council ignores recommendations and rejects Little Plumpton fracking applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Live Charts

    Lancashire council has rejected an application to begin fracking operations at a site on the Fylde coast. Energy company Cuadrilla's application had been recommended for approval by planning officials, subject to controls on working hours, noise pollution and highway matters, but councillors rejected the advice, voting 10-4 against the motion.

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  14. Lancashire councillors REJECT Cuadrilla's plans to frack for shale gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Daily Mail

    Councillors have rejected plans to frack for shale gas in Lancashire in a huge victory for environmental campaigners and a massive setback for the future of the industry in the UK. Energy firm Cuadrilla wanted to start exploratory drilling and fracking at a site in Little Plumpton, between Preston and Blackpool.

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  15. Fracking victory in LancashireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Indy Media

    Lancashire County Council rejected the second of two applications from Cuadrilla for large-scale fracking in the county in a decision that shocked the fracking business mafia. Cuadrilla had hoped to drill four wells and undertake exploratory fracking for shale gas at Little Plumpton on the Fylde.

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  16. COLUMN-Britain is wrong to reject fracking application: KempRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Reuters

    "The first shock of a great earthquake had, just at that period, rent the whole neighbourhood to its centre," is how Charles Dickens described the coming of the railroads to north London. "Houses were knocked down; streets broken through and stopped; deep pits and trenches dug in the ground; enormous heaps of earth and clay thrown up; buildings that were undermined and shaking, propped by great beams of wood," Dickens wrote of the railroad driven through Camden Town to connect London with Birmingham.

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  17. So, what exactly is the Blackpool Challenge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Lytham 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. "If a child wants to be an astronaut when he is eight, why would we want to say 'there's no chance of that'? We'd say 'absolutely - let's see how we can make that happen'.

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  18. SkillBuild regional competition is first at Furness CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Furness College played host to Cumbria's best construction trainees last week when the top construction competition saw over 60 young construction trainees taking part in the first round of CITB's prestigious SkillBuild competition. The competition puts to the test a range of construction trades from bricklaying, carpentry & joinery, plastering and painting & decorating.

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  19. Chamber's scheme aids 1,000 venturesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Blackpool Today

    Almost 1,000 new businesses have been launched in North and Western Lancashire thanks to a joint initiative between the local Chamber of Commerce and Jobcentre Plus. The Chamber has held the contract to run the Government's New Enterprise Allowance since its launch in 2011, and through it, 920 fledgling businesses have got off the ground in the area.

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  20. Fracking paperwork breaks councillor's toesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Lancaster Guardian

    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. Skerton County Coun Niki Penney - who was one of the councillors that said no to fracking today - broke her toes after slipping on fracking paperwork piled on her stairs at home.

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