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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
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
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