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Thursday 04 August 2011
The shadow of fracking continues to loom over Lancashire. Cuadrilla Resources has suspended its search for shale gas in the rocks beneath Blackpool after a series of local earthquakes. But the company is now planning to drill in Southport.
Tuesday 26 July 2011
An inquiry has been launched after a confidential police file containing the personal details of a teenage rape victim was found in the street.
Monday 25 July 2011
Monday 18 July 2011
Wednesday 08 June 2011
Championship clubs are set to introduce their own financial fair play system where teams can only spend what they earn.
Wednesday 01 June 2011
Controversial shale gas drilling halted pending investigation into possible connection with tremors
Wednesday 18 May 2011
As we head into the final day of the Premier League season, five teams remain under threat from relegation.
Saturday 14 May 2011
The allure of Blackpool rock and the rejuvenating effects of its sand and water once made it a magnet for the toiling classes as they took a break from the drudgery of the Lancashire cotton mills.
Friday 01 April 2011
An earthquake shook homes in north-west England today, according to police.
Sunday 27 March 2011
Armed police helped arrest a man wanted in Scotland for attempted murder.
Monday 21 March 2011
A Labour politician has found himself at the centre of controversy after brandishing Blackpool fans as 'Donkey botherers'.
Tuesday 15 February 2011
Blackpool striker D J Campbell retains hopes of an England call-up after scoring eight goals in his club's first season in the Premier League.
Thursday 03 February 2011
The world's biggest species of crab will take centre stage in a new £200,000 Blackpool attraction called Claws.
Saturday 08 January 2011
Former children's services director Sharon Shoesmith said yesterday she was still struggling to live with the aftermath of the Baby P tragedy.
Sunday 02 January 2011
Board creates magnetic field to achieve lift
Follow the latest events from this Champions League fixture
Company reveals $542m investment in start-up building 'a rocket ship for the mind"
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Lord Freud: Tory welfare minister apologises after saying disabled people are 'not worth’ the minimum wage
Lord Freud hangs on as MPs of all parties 'call for his head' over disability comments
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