Ian Holloway wants veteran striker to help team's tilt at Premier League after his winning goal
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Thursday 15 January 2009
Tuesday 23 December 2008
Leeds have confirmed the appointment of Blackpool boss Simon Grayson as their new manager.
Wednesday 26 November 2008
The man accused of kidnapping Shannon Matthews today denied pushing the young girl into his car.
Tuesday 25 November 2008
Budget airline Ryanair is to stop services from one of its departure airports in protest at a £10 charge being introduced there in the New Year.
Wednesday 17 September 2008
David Weir waited 12 years to become a Paralympic wheelchair champion – now the Briton is celebrating a second success in three days at the Bird's Nest Stadium.
Saturday 16 August 2008
Wednesday 06 August 2008
Tuesday 29 July 2008
Monday 07 July 2008
Ellery Hanley's Doncaster were on the receiving end of 10 tries as Salford took the first major trophy of the season with a 60-0 win in the Northern Rail Cup final at Blackpool.
Saturday 05 July 2008
Harlequins and St Helens have contrasting fortunes at half-back for their meeting at The Stoop this evening. Saints are able to bring back Leon Pryce, who was rested last weekend after starring for England in Toulouse. But Quins, beaten in four of their last five matches, are without an equally important player in Danny Orr, who is out with a hamstring injury.
Friday 28 March 2008
The Rolling Stones said it was only rock 'n' roll, but the people of Blackpool didn't like it and promptly banned them from the town. But now, 44 years after their gig at the Empress Ballroom ended in a riot, Blackpool has lifted the ban on the Stones playing a gig in the town and apologised to the band.
Thursday 27 March 2008
Daredevil climber and photographer Mike Robertson scaled the outside of Blackpool Tower earlier this year and took pictures from nearly 158 metres up while hanging on to the steelwork.
Friday 15 February 2008
Saturday 12 January 2008
The ministerial future of Peter Hain depends on the outcome of the inquiry by the Parliamentary Standards Commissioner.
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