Blackpool

Kirkham Market Activation Format Should Return

The market stalls all along Poulton Main Street were the centerpiece of the day, which ended with a spectacular fireworks display after the festive lights came on after dark. Meanwhile, Santa and the Grinch mingled with the enthusiastic families and a host of entertainment added to what the organizers felt …

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The festive food bank appeal was a success, said Hayley Kay, Blackpool presenter.

Organizers were “blown away” by the generosity during a Christmas call from the food bank this weekend. The eighth annual Locals Helping Locals for Christmas event took place on November 26 at Sandcastle Water Park, when kind-hearted people brought bags of food while enjoying festive live music. BBC radio Lancashire …

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Paris Fury takes six children to see Santa in Blackpool as she posts adorable video

PARIS Fury was spotted alongside her six children for a festive evening visiting Santa Claus in Blackpool. Heavyweight champion Tyson’s wife took to her social media to document her night out at Pleasure Beach with her large brood in tow. 4 Paris and her family went to see Santa Claus …

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Former Blackpool lender John Fleck was released from hospital after collapsing on the pitch in Sheffield United’s win at Reading

Read more Read more Neil Critchley delighted to remain undefeated against Wes, the championship elite … The 30-year-old was rushed to hospital last night via an ambulance during Sheffield United’s game at Reading. The Scottish midfielder was treated for around 10 minutes after suffering a medical episode in the second …

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Bird flu confirmed in Blackpool Stanley Park with total of 15 birds killed

One of the swans who died in a Blackpool park has tested positive for bird flu, it has been confirmed. Three swans have died in Stanley Park after showing symptoms of the disease, also known as bird flu. The Blackpool Council says a total of 15 birds died with similar …

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Ralf Little and Will Mellor come to Blackpool for Two Pints ​​Live

Two stars of the cult British sitcom Two Pints ​​of Lager and a Packet of Crisps are going on tour. Will Mellor and Ralf Little will release their hit podcast on tour in the UK in 2022 when they ask people to join them for Two Pints, live. Building on …

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Blackpool mother accused of starving her disabled daughter to death appears in court

Elaine Clarke, 49, had previously pleaded not guilty to the unlawful murder of her daughter Debbie Leitch, who was found at their home in Garden Terrace in the South Shore on August 29, 2019. An autopsy revealed Miss Leitch, who suffered from Down syndrome, died of severe emaciation and neglect …

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As scientists say scantily clad girls were right: I’m proof that hot girls don’t feel the cold

Growing up in Blackpool in the 1980s you could practically hear the arguments going on our street. They started around 7 p.m. every Friday night as young women appeared in the kitchen with skirts that looked like sashes and tops that barely hid their modesty. “You’re not going to go …

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Weather forecast for Tuesday October 16th in Blackpool, Preston, Lancaster, Burnley, Blackburn

Overall Lancashire will have a lot of low cloud today with haze and hill fog in many places. However, this will improve slightly throughout the day, with the development of a brighter period. The rain will arrive from southeast Cumbria at dusk and then move to the southeast during the …

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Blackpool Victoria Hospital poison conspiracy investigation continues three years after whistleblower sounded the alarm – with seven victims reported, seven medics arrested and a derivative murder investigation launched

Seven hospital workers remain on bail after being arrested and questioned on suspicion of giving people in the stroke unit prescription drugs only to keep them sedated at night. A spin-off investigation – triggered when an autopsy performed on stroke unit patient Valerie Kneale revealed that she had died from …

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Richard Horton wins GUKPT Blackpool Main Event

08 November 2021 Matthew pitt The penultimate stage of the 2021 Grosvenor UK Poker Tour (GUKPT) saw 533 players take part in the £ 1,100 buy-in GUKPT Blackpool Main Event. These participants created a prize pool of £ 586,300, and Richard horton outlived them all. Horton’s victory came with an …

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Fylde Coast MPs’ reaction to post-pandemic fall budget

Tory Blackpool North and Cleveleys MP Paul Maynard said many of the Chancellor’s policies would help the economy of visitors to the coast and support tourism businesses for next year as they recover from the blow from coronavirus blockages. He said: “This week’s budget took place against the backdrop of …

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Blackpool lights under dim lights leading to crime

Blackpool may be famous for its Illuminations display – but the lighting in some of its side streets has been criticized for being too dim. Now calls have been made for brighter street lighting as part of a £ 5million system upgrade. City Councilor Gary Coleman said at a Tourism, …

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Blackpool tech team aim to inspire girls in male dominated industry

The Fylde Coast Responsible Business Network, part of the Prince’s Trust’s Blackpool Pride of Place partnership, is a group made up of a growing number of business leaders who are passionate about helping local people find employment. Blackpool-based web design and software development agency Code Galaxy has joined the volunteer-run …

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Police call for street robberies in Blackpool

Blackpool Police want to talk to these people about the thefts in the complex Police want to talk to them about a series of thefts in Blackpool, which took place between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. yesterday (September 30) between the city center and the Claremont neighborhoods. The thefts involved …

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Anti-vax protesters target Lytham St Annes high school

One of the protesters’ placards The group told parents and school leavers that children were now being targeted by the government with the “untested” vaccine and claimed that several young people had died this week as a result of taking it. A protester said he was there to “help save …

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Championship transfer rumors: Blackpool division rivals brace for Premier League sides January transfer offers, Nottingham Forest boss considering free agent market

Sheffield Wednesday are looking to land a former Reading winger and once signaled the Middlesbrough target, which was seen for the Owls’ Under-23 team. A former England and Arsenal legend has revealed he has applied for a number of vacant managerial positions over the past year, including Preston North End …

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Hull vs. Blackpool, Stoke, Mowbray, Gyokeres

We’re back for some more midweek action in the Championship and Benjamin Bloom has you covered with everything you need to know, with Betfair odds throughout. MATCH TO WATCH: Hull City vs. BlackpoolAlthough it’s still very early in the season, I’ve probably been asked two or three times if something …

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Blackpool Illuminations Native American display branded racist

The painting, which is part of the famous Blackpool Illuminations, has been accused of being racist. (SWNS) A long-standing illuminated display from Blackpool depicting Native Americans dancing around a totem pole can be removed after prompting a racism complaint. The attraction, which has been a part of the world famous …

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Maguire more focused on Blackpool than on Liverpool

Sean Maguire grew up as a Liverpool fan, but the Republic of Ireland forward says he’s more excited about Preston’s clash against Blackpool than their Carabao Cup showdown with Jurgen Klopp’s Reds. Maguire rose from the bench to help tack the Lilywhites past Cheltenham in the third round earlier this …

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Blackpool, Preston Record Largest Daily Increase in Covid Cases

There has now been 164,989 cases confirmed in the Lancashire County Council area since the start of the pandemic, according to the latest government data released today (September 18). Meanwhile the total in Lancashire including Blackpool and Blackburn with Darwen now stands at 212,279. Read more Read more Covid booster …

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Blackpool hotel and bar up for auction

An exciting new opportunity to own a bar has been offered for £ 250,000. The bar, in Blackpool, also includes a nine-bedroom hotel and is auctioned off for a starting price of £ 250,000. Read more:Blackpool revelers face long walk home amid shortage of taxi drivers The property is located …

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Blackpool Pleasure Beach in Britain celebrates 125 years

22 Aug 2021, 18:28 British beach Blackpool Pleasure Beach won this year’s Thea Classic Award from the Themed Entertainment Association, honoring 125 years and four generations of family ownership in “Europe’s first and largest American-style theme park”. Earlier this month, TEA hosted a digital case study presentation of the Blackpool …

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How Blackpool is trying to cope with its drug crisis

Blackpool is known for its ballroom, its tower, the pier where we spent many family vacations. He’s also gaining a reputation for being on top of the leaderboards that no one wants to win. On Tuesday it was confirmed that Blackpool has the highest drug-related death rate in the country …

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Blackpool Council fined £ 109,000 for ‘religious discrimination’

Blackpool council fined £ 109,000 for ‘religious discrimination’ after removing posters for Christian festival following LGBT social media campaign regarding organizer’s views on same-sex marriage Evangelist Franklin Graham stopped by Blackpool for a Christian event in 2018 His association placed posters on the buses for the “Lancashire Festival of Hope” …

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