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Friday 16 April 2010
Sunday 11 April 2010
Monday 29 March 2010
Raymond Wallbank was one of the last of the legendary seaside entertainers of yesteryear.
Monday 15 March 2010
My partner is an alcoholic who has been trying to give up drinking for years. He's been in a variety of treatment centres, and attends Alcoholics Anonymous.
Wednesday 24 February 2010
A female high school teacher has been suspended amid allegations that she had a sexual relationship with a 13-year-old girl.
Wednesday 09 December 2009
A 51-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a teenage girl who disappeared two years ago and is presumed dead.
Tuesday 08 December 2009
A search was under way today for the owners of a stowaway cat who travelled 140 miles lodged under the bonnet of a holiday coach.
Sunday 22 November 2009
Monday 05 October 2009
A body was found washed up on a beach today on a stretch of coastline where a teenager was swept into the sea.
Wednesday 12 August 2009
An investigation is underway today after 21 people were injured in a crash on a roller coaster.
Saturday 01 August 2009
George Formby's song "My Little Stick of Blackpool Rock" was a huge hit for the buck-toothed maestro of the ukulele in 1937, the peak of rock as a desirable seaside treat. By the way, the BBC banned George's song on the grounds of its rude lyrics, including the line, "It may be sticky but I never complain, it's nice to have a nibble at it now and again", that indeed being one of the trademark attractions of seaside rock.
Tuesday 28 July 2009
A fire which destroyed a prominent building in a seaside resort could be arson, the fire service said today.
Saturday 11 July 2009
Sunday 21 June 2009
Sunday 21 June 2009
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British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
30,000 reasons why the rhetoric on immigrants claiming benefits can stop now
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