Teenage Ross among the best in Blackpool competition

Printed and digital download photos available A teenager from Ross-on-Wye celebrates after finishing in the top three of a national dance competition. Isabella Long took part in the Champions of Tomorrow event at the world famous Blackpool Dance Festival over the weekend of January 8-9 at the iconic Blakpool Winter …

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Nelson couple jailed for causing death of nine-day-old baby

A mother and father who caused the death of their nine-day-old baby have been jailed for a total of 18 years. Throughout a lengthy trial at Preston Crown Court, Sophie Nash and her partner Daniel Nolan blamed each other for the ‘catastrophic’ injuries their baby Ava Grace Nolan suffered during …

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Blackburn: Driver’s anger over ‘free for all’ parking on busy road

A FED-UP driver posted videos on social media showing the problems caused by double parking in his neighborhood. The motorist said he counted ’13 parking violations in 54 seconds’ along one of Blackburn’s busiest streets, where double marking ‘makes two-way streets effectively one-way’. The stretch along Whalley Range and Randal …

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Burnley frailty threatens 6-year-old EPL status

Burnley players react during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Burnley at Old Trafford in Manchester, England on Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira) Rui Viera PA They’ve punched above their weight for years, belying one of the smallest budgets and leanest playing squads to …

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Blackpool are still awaiting news from Barnsley on the chances of Saturday’s game going ahead

Read more Read more Blackpool boss Neil Critchley is looking for signings but has ‘total belief’ in the squad Saturday’s clash at Oakwell was thrown into doubt earlier this week when the Tykes postponed their midweek game against Stoke City due to a Covid-19 outbreak. As of now, the Seasiders …

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Cabinet ministers circle carriages in defense of Boris Johnson

Cabinet ministers have joined the Prime Minister in publicly bolstering support for Boris Johnson – with one notable exception who has yet to voice his support. Senior Tories flooded broadcast studios and social media with praise for the Prime Minister after his admission he attended a ‘bring your own booze’ …

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Rangers set to land ahead of Sheffield United, Blackburn Rovers and Middlesbrough

© Provided by Football League World Scottish FA Cup Semi-Final – Heart of Midlothian v Inverness Caledonian Thistle Sheffield United and Blackburn Rovers prepare to be disappointed in their pursuit of John Souttar, who is expected to join Rangers from Hearts. Sheffield United and Blackburn had shown interest in the …

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Experts demand Chris Wood’s move to Newcastle United, raise key Burnley question

Selling Chris Wood to Newcastle United would be an indication that Burnley has raised the white flag, believes former England stopper Rob Green. The Magpies have an interest in the Clarets forward and there has been speculation that there was a release clause in his Turf Moor contract. If that …

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Call to find out the whereabouts of two missing Blackpool teenagers last seen on Monday morning

Police are concerned about the disappearance of two teenage girls from Blackpool who were last seen yesterday morning (January 10). Caitlyn Morgan and Alicia Bond are both missing in the Bispham Road area of ​​the complex and are believed to be still in town and together. Read more:Two women and …

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Two teens charged with murder after man died in Christchurch

Two 16-year-old boys have been charged with murder following the death of a man in Christchurch. Emergency services were called to the scene at a Heath Road property at 7:53 p.m. on January 4 after Dorset Police received reports of concerns for the welfare of a man in the interior. …

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North West Square | EP Properties acquires the Blackburn Innovation Center

The Blackburn Innovation Center and the Fusion House were built in 2008. Credit: via Appeal PR Jan 10, 2022, 11:04 AM Julia Chapelière Owner Mileway sold the 44,000 square foot office building to Evolution Park to the local investor in a multi-million pound transaction. Built in 2008 by St Modwen, …

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Absences of East Lancashire hospital staff exposed

Troops are preparing to support the NHS during the current wave of Covid-19, as staff absences from the virus increased 59% nationwide in seven days. NHS England data shows 1,039 East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust staff were on sick leave on January 2 – the latest date for which data …

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What the Newspaper Say – January 9

A warning from the Home Secretary on the importance of the new police powers and the latest comments on the Northern Ireland protocol are making headlines today. Sunday Times says free lateral flow testing will be drastically reduced in a “living with Covid” strategy to be announced by Prime Minister …

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Who’s the Daddy: Suffering from a case of the blues

The Saturday before Christmas, me and a supporting Blues buddy that I’ve been friends with since the late 1980s saw his childhood team get spanked by the Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park. What struck me on the other side (apart from the two blue flares launched above our heads in …

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These are 10 of the best things to do in Blackpool after the city was ranked ’14th worst place to live in England’

More than 110,172 visitors took part in the poll, with Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire dropping Peterborough from first place. The unofficial study returns each year, with thousands of Britons nominating their own towns and villages for the scathing list. But we think there’s a lot to love about Blackpool – which …

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Covid death toll in Northern Ireland exceeds 4,000

The number of deaths in Northern Ireland linked to Covid-19 has now exceeded 4,000. Another 18 deaths were recorded in the week of December 25 to 31, according to data compiled by the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (Nisra). They bring the total number of coronavirus-related deaths recorded by …

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Tony Mowbray lands Ryan Nyambe ultimatum amid Blackburn Rovers contract deadlock

Blackburn Rovers manager Tony Mowbray has called Ryan Nyambe’s contractual situation shameful in light of the lingering uncertainty over his future. Nyambe is one of the many key first-team players who are in possession of a contract which expires at the end of the current campaign. Rovers has been in …

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AstroPay strengthens its partnership with Burnley FC

The payments giant announced as a sponsor of the Burnley FC Women shirt. AstroPay, the world leader in online payment solutions, has further strengthened its partnership with Burnley Football Club by becoming the Burnley FC women’s jersey sponsor for the remainder of the 2021/22 season and by sponsoring the newly …

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Blackpool Victoria Hospital staff sickness has doubled as Omicron levels skyrocket

Blackpool Victoria Hospital And Dr Jim Gardner, medical director of the hospital trust, said the fact that the number of Omicron infections in the community in Blackpool and on the Fylde coast increased rapidly in the space of two weeks. was also a factor. He said that a week before …

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Starbucks launches winter menu with 9 new items

Starbucks announced a new winter menu and said it will no longer charge for dairy alternatives in drinks. This comes with an all-new Oat Latte platform, showcasing coffees designed exclusively to optimize the flavors of oat milk and Starbucks Blonde Roast. This will see the introduction of new alternative dairy …

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Marsha Blackburn mocks University of Memphis curriculum for ‘awakened’ course transformations

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Senator Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., Calls on the University of Memphis decision to offer $ 3,000 in scholarships to faculty to instill diversity, equity and inclusion in their courses. “The university should encourage its students to be independent thinkers, to broaden their view …

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West End chart hits and classics feature in the score as Burnley panto players put on 45th annual show

The Greenbrook Pantomime Society presents Camelot-The Panto Thursday through Saturday January 13-15 and Thursday through Saturday January 20-22. The show should have been presented in January last year but had to be put on hold due to the pandemic. The players are therefore impatient to go. The timeless story will …

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Blackpool NHS staff lose vital IVF funding as thieves target their homes on Christmas Day

Two NHS workers who have worked tirelessly throughout the pandemic were devastated to return from their shifts on Christmas Day to find they had been robbed, including vital savings that had been spent on treating IVF. Jodie Toal and her partner Jamie are both health assistants and spent Christmas Day …

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Football rumors: Newcastle target move for Kieran Trippier

Newcastle are keen to revamp their squad in the January transfer window and at the top of the list are Atletico Madrid and the England full-back. Kieran TrippierThe Magpies are keen to sign up to six players, according to the I. The Magpies are hoping that Trippier, 31, can be …

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Leighton Clarkson to return to Liverpool as Blackburn’s loan spell ended

Loaned midfielder Leighton Clarkson will return to Liverpool after ending his loan at Blackburn Rovers. Rovers manager Tony Mowbray has confirmed to the Lancashire Telegraph that the 20-year-old will return to Liverpool and will not see the remainder of his one-year loan. “Leighton is going to go back to Liverpool. …

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Chelsea vs Liverpool LIVE: Lukaku dropped out – Premier League team news and rosters today

Chelsea welcome Liverpool to Stamford Bridge for massive game in Premier League title race (AFP via Getty Images) Chelsea face Liverpool in a massive game in the Premier League title race on Sunday. The Blues have slowed down at the top of the table in recent weeks and are now …

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Blackpool New Years 2022 + Visit to Higgitts Vegas – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jra7tNlvaPA Oakland News Now – Blackpool New Years 2022 + Visit to Higgitts Vegas – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. I’ll give you a quick …

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Bruno Lage backs Wolves to find touch of goal after 2021 struggles

Wolves boss Bruno Lage has backed his shy squad to finally find the finishing touches after creating an unwanted story. The Portuguese take his side to Manchester United on Monday after a year which has seen them struggling to score. Wolves have scored just 42 goals in 2021 – their …

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2022: New Year’s Message from the Bishop of Blackburn

The diocesan bishop of the Church of England in Lancashire, Reverend Julian Henderson, has released his New Years message. He asks what do we need to learn and do differently in 2022? I’m writing this New Years post before Christmas which is a real risk because I don’t know what …

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Sean Dyche “very confident” in Burnley’s hopes for survival

Sean Dyche’s Burnley is 18th in the Premier League table (Martin Rickett / PA). (PA wire) Burnley boss Sean Dyche is heading into 2022 feeling “very confident” about his team’s prospects in their attempt to avoid relegation. After Thursday’s 3-1 loss to Manchester United, the Clarets sit 18th in the …

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Former Mickey Mouse Club host Tiffini Hale has died aged 46

Former Mickey Mouse Club (MMC) host Tiffini Hale has died aged 46, it has been announced. The former star of American children’s television died “peacefully” on Christmas Day surrounded by her family, according to her former colleagues. Hale suffered cardiac arrest earlier in December and was left in a coma. …

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Leeds United? Newcastle? Stay in Blackburn? The potential paths of Ben Brereton Diaz as January looms

Blackburn Rovers forward Ben Brereton Diaz is a player whose future should be the subject of much speculation in the January transfer window. It is a remarkable rise for the 22-year-old in the second half of this year, becoming an international superstar with Chile under the most unlikely of circumstances. …

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Star man Maxwel Cornet determined to build on ‘dream start’ at Burnley

Burnley’s Maxwel Cornet celebrates after scoring his team’s opening goal in the Premier League match between Southampton and Burnley at St Mary’s Stadium on 23 October 2021 in Southampton, England. The 25-year-old didn’t take long to find his feet in the Premier League after leaving Lyon at the end of …

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Why Chris Wilder always knew his Middlesbrough side were ready for a tough night’s work against Blackpool

Read more Read more Blackpool 1-2 Middlesbrough: The heartbreak of the last breath sees Neil Critchley’s team come to an end … The patched-up Seasiders carried the game to Wilder’s form team, who have now won five of their last six games. Neil Critchley’s men created the best chances and …

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Gordon Brown: Afghanistan is the greatest humanitarian crisis of our time

The West “sinks into the greatest humanitarian crisis of our time” after the withdrawal from Afghanistan, Gordon Brown said. Writing for The Times Red Box, the former prime minister called on the global community to engage in the “greatest humanitarian response ever agreed for a single nation” as he warned …

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LIAM KITCHING PREVIEWS ROVERS TRIP – News

Liam Kitching shared his thoughts ahead of our clash with the Blackburn Rovers on Wednesday night. ON POSTPONED BOXING DAY FIXTURE“I find it a bit disappointing because I think on Friday night (against West Bromwich Albion) we looked like a good team, and I thought we could take the positives …

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Gary Neville shares Burnley fears as expert delivers verdict at Newcastle United and Leeds United

Gary Neville admits he fears for Burnley’s chances of survival in the Premier League, but still believes the Clarets could pull off an act of survival. Sean Dyche’s side are in the last three ahead of Thursday’s game at Manchester United, but after seeing their last three games canceled due …

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Jim Bentley’s case: support AFC Fylde through ‘sticky spell’

Read more Read more AFC Fylde 1 Chorley 2: Derby defeat for Coasters despite Ben Tollit strike An injured Fylde has lost his last three league and Cup games and heads to Chester 48 hours after a 2-1 derby loss to Chorley at Mill Farm. The Coasters hosted captain Alex …

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Vaccines are the road to recovery, not blockages, says Branson

Sir Richard Branson said he believes vaccines and other Covid-19 precautions, such as mandatory indoor face coverings, are key to preventing the spread of the virus, rather than “damage to closures.” Writing on his blog on the Virgin website, Sir Richard said that “widespread and fair vaccinations against Covid-19, coupled …

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Marsha Blackburn Report: Christmas Special Edition

Washington DC – There is nothing more wonderful than a real Christmas in Tennessee! This year, I hope you can celebrate the birth of our Savior surrounded by your family and friends. The whole Blackburn family wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Conclusion of my visit …

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Leeds United return dates, training plan and Burnley fight after efforts to save Aston Villa game

Leeds United’s postponements of consecutive games have not dampened hopes that 2022 will start at the first opportunity on the pitch for Whites. As 2021 ends in a 4-1 loss to Arsenal, Burnley’s planned trip to Elland Road will hopefully prove to be the starting point of the footballing year …

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Boxing Day supermarket opening hours in Blackpool 2021: When Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons, Aldi and Lidl are open this holiday season

So, just in case you need to stock up on a few items, here are the Christmas and New Years opening hours for all Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons, Aldi and Lidl stores in Blackpool. STORE AT Clifton Retail Park Register to our daily newsletter Newsletter cut through the noise Ready …

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The stars party – Social sports Christmas

Sports stars and clubs around the world continue to provide insight into their lives on social media. Here, the PA News Agency takes a look at some of the best examples from December 25. Soccer Premier League stars past and present have wished everyone a Merry Christmas. ?? #Merry Christmas …

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Mid-term championship: Blackburn push and Forest’s remarkable rebirth | Championship

The leaders Not so fast. The stuttering form of leaders Fulham and second Bornemouth – neither have won any of their last five games – knitted things together towards the top to kick off an intriguing second half of the season. A four point blanket covers the first four, with …

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Premier League: Burnley-Everton Boxing Day match postponed

London, December 24 (IANS): Everton’s Boxing Day match at Burnley has been postponed due to Covid-19 cases and injuries at the club, the Premier League announced on Friday. Everton had made an initial request to postpone the game but this was turned down despite head coach Rafael Benitez claiming he …

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Cancer nominations continue in Lancashire and southern Cumbria

Cancer has been a priority throughout the pandemic and the NHS will continue to prioritize cancer services as we manage the Omicron wave. Cancer assessment and treatment will continue and people are encouraged to stick to their appointments. Measures are in place to help protect patients and staff, and it …

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Christmas in Lancashire town with one of the highest Covid rates in the country as Omicron takes hold

A Lancashire town with high Covid rates is likely a sign of what’s to come in the county, a health official has warned. Cases in the town of Darwen last week reached more than 1,000 per 100,000 inhabitants, placing the region among the highest in the UK. Dominic Harrison, director …

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Blackburn Rovers boss wants ‘totally new team’ to create lifelong memories

The halls of Brockhall are filled with scenes of celebrations from yesteryear, most recently the League One promotional campaign. Only a handful of that 2017/18 squad remain, with the new team built by Tony Mowbray looking to become the club’s next group of heroes. Ryan Nyambe, Darragh Lenihan and Lewis …

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‘Yet another wasted Christmas’ – Burnley restaurant owner says lack of clarity is killing hospitality industry

Chef Ibby Ali with Second Chef Eusuf Ali at Usha Indian Restaurant, Burnley. Photo: Kelvin Stuttard Ibby Ali, who runs the Indian restaurant Usha in Rossendale Road, was hoping for a well-deserved Christmas boost but now faces yet another festive disaster with fears over the Omicron surge compounded by what …

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Five Ways to Keep Your Home Safe This Christmas

Christmas is a very common time for burglaries. The days are shorter, with darker mornings and nights, many of us go out to visit friends and family, not to mention valuables we can buy as gifts. An insecure home can make you anxious, unsafe, and stressed out at a time …

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The farce surrounds the postponement of Serie A

By Press Association 2021 The Dacia Arena is empty in the absence of visitors Salernitana Tuesday’s Serie A match between Udinese and Salernitana turned into a farce as the away team were prevented from traveling by local health authorities but the league refused to postpone the game. Three Salernitana players …

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Former Blackpool FC staff member who worked under Oystons BANS Oldham Athletic fans for criticizing the owners

Read more Read more Blackpool player ratings midway through the Championship season Steven Brown, general manager of Boundary Park, has sent letters to at least three Oldham fans telling them they can no longer attend the games. The letter was shared on social media Monday by Bradley Knowles, director of …

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Burnley vs Everton prediction, odds, lines, spread, broadcast & how to watch Premier League game on FanDuel

2021-22 English Football Premier League – EPL Matchweek 19Burnley (3-7-6, 16 points) v Everton (5-4-8, 19 points)Dated: Sunday, December 26, 2021Start time: 10:00 a.m. ESTPlace: Turf Moor – Burnley, England All EPL betting lines, odds and ancillary bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.Moneyline: BURN: (+145) | NEVER: (+210) | DRAFT: …

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Lancashire Constabulary – A burglar who engaged in a series of crimes in Blackburn and Darwen is jailed

A burglar who launched a one-man crime wave through Blackburn and Darwen has been jailed for three years. Ryan Price, 24, committed numerous offenses in cities over a two-week span in September. Night of September 19e Price broke into a house in Branch Road, Blackburn, while the victim was sleeping. …

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Leeds United’s troubles give Burnley hope in Premier League fight for survival

Burnley may have been out in the last two Premier League games but they haven’t lost ground to their relegation rivals heading into Christmas. Sean Dyche’s side were due to face Aston Villa on Saturday afternoon until the game was postponed after a Covid-19 outbreak at Bodymoor Heath meant Steven …

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‘Brutal’ – Neil Critchley’s candid verdict on the first half of the Blackpool Championship season

Neil Critchley admits his Blackpool side would have taken their position midway through the campaign before a ball was kicked, but admits the Tangerines want more as they consider the second half of the season. The Seasiders sit 12th in the league standings after playing their 23rd game of the …

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Plans made for post-Christmas lockdown as Omicron spreads

The most effective way to stop the spread of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus would have been to lock the circuit breaker before Christmas, a senior government adviser has said. Stephen Reicher, professor of social psychology at the University of St Andrews and a member of the Scientific Advisory …

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2 dilemmas Tony Mowbray has at Blackburn Rovers ahead of Birmingham clash

The Blackburn Rovers will look to continue their strong start to the season on Saturday afternoon, as they host Birmingham City at Ewood Park. Tony Mowbray’s side enter this one after winning seven of their last nine games and could move up to third in the Championship standings with a …

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Burnley Library closed for ‘green’ upgrades

BURNLEY Coal Clough Library closed until spring for green upgrades and essential maintenance. The work will include installing measures to reduce the carbon footprint of buildings and repairing roofs. These measures include converting traditional lighting to LED, installing aerothermal heat pumps to replace current heating systems and installing solar panels …

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Blackpool toddler needs life-changing treatment to ‘keep her walking, smiling and laughing’

Big-hearted staff at a popular Lancashire pub are raising funds to help a ‘smiling’ and ‘laughing’ toddler with several serious health issues. Two-year-old Scarlett Steeden-Smith from Blackpool suffers from cerebral palsy, a cyst in her brain and chronic kidney disease. Scarlett and her twin sister Beatrix were born at Royal …

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Nightclubs to close in Wales under post-Christmas Covid restrictions

Wales is set to see a return to tighter Covid restrictions after Christmas following an increase in Omicron cases in the UK. The Prime Minister announced a mix of advice for the Christmas period as well as new regulations to be followed under a “two-phase plan”. Nightclubs will be closed …

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Blackburn Rovers hit by Covid outbreak with player testing positive

Blackburn Rovers manager Tony Mowbray has confirmed that a player and staff member have tested positive for Covid-19. The player in question has reportedly tested positive after the return trip from Bournemouth and had three close contacts. Of those contacts, two of the players are eligible to feature this weekend …

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Burnley players bring festive joy to patients and staff at Pendleside Hospice

Jay Rodriguez of Burnley has a very personal connection to Pendleside Hospice. This is where her grandfather received treatment before he passed away last year at the age of 76. The forward is now the center’s ambassador and, along with Burnley Women’s player Sarah Agger, has paid a special seasonal …

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Blackpool Winter Gardens admits drop in ticket sales after plan B announcement

One of Lancashire’s most popular event spaces has seen a mixed response from visitors, since the government’s Covid Plan B guidelines were announced last week. Blackpool Winter Gardens have a busy Christmas events schedule and although it is confident it will remain open during the holiday season, the new guidelines …

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Live: M6, M55, M65, M61 and Lancashire traffic updates for December 15, 2021

Welcome to the LancsLive Traffic Blog where you will find the latest updates from all over Lancashire. LancsLive will be keeping an eye on Lancashire’s extensive motorway network as well as the A and B routes. We will also be taking a look at the railway lines and general traffic …

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National Semiconductor Manufacturing Bill co-sponsored by Blackburn, Portman

Amid the global semiconductor technology shortage that has caused major disruption for a wide range of American industries, including Tennessee manufacturers, American senses Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Rob Portman (R- OH) introduced a bipartisan bill that would strengthen US semiconductor production and supply chains. On December 7, Senators co-sponsored the …

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Pendle Child Christmas Card Presented to the Prime Minister

Every year, MP Pendle holds a contest through local elementary schools for students to create his Christmas card. This year’s winner, six-year-old Elliott Laurie of St Joseph’s Catholic Elementary School in Barnoldswick, was chosen from hundreds of entries from 13 local schools. Elliott received a prize of his choice up …

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Stalmine primary school celebrates its 150th anniversary

To mark the occasion, staff and students at Mill Lane School dressed in Victorian costume for a special themed day on Monday, dating back to its earliest times in 1871. They explored old school diaries, punishment books, black and white photographs, old school finances, and old newspaper articles. The children …

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Union in pay warning to Financial Conduct Authority over restructuring

The unions have officially written to the chief executive of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) out of fears that an ongoing restructuring could lower workers’ take-home wages. Unite the union, which is seeking legal recognition from the city’s regulator, said there were “serious concerns” over the consultation which is expected …

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Blackburn and Darwen brass band perform Christmas carols on Pendle Hill as part of fundraiser

Members of a marching band braved the weather to play Christmas carols atop Pendle Hill. Blackburn and Darwen Brass Band climbed the 557-meter-high hill on Saturday to offer fellow climbers Christmas carols as part of their ‘Big Tuba’ call. The Pendle Hill event, which hoped to raise £ 50, raised …

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Major League Gaming VC List Contributes $ 6 Million To BlackPool

BlackPool, the first Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO) built exclusively for NFT gaming and commerce, recently announcement secure $ 6 million in funding led by DIGITAL. DIGITAL was joined by Bitkraft, Delphi Digital, Play Ventures, Backed and Cherry Ventures, while existing contributor Fabric Ventures doubled its commitment to DAO. Tackling the …

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Callum Wilson wearing the ‘burden’ of Newcastle number nine shirt in style

Eddie Howe praised Callum Wilson’s flourishing leadership skills after taking on the “burden” of Newcastle’s number nine shirt. Howe, who took Wilson to the former club Bournemouth in his second term on the south coast, inherited the £ 20million striker when he replaced Steve Bruce at Newcastle last month and …

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Blackburn with Darwen: one confirmed case and five ‘probable’ cases of Covid-19 Omicron detected

BLACKBURN with Darwen has one confirmed and five ‘probable’ cases of the Covid-19 Omicron variant, it has been revealed. The cases were detected through current routine testing of all positive Covid-19 test results across the UK, which look for the presence of the S gene in the sample. The S …

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Lancashire public health chiefs welcome Covid Plan B decision

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Wednesday that England will move to Plan B measures, as outlined in the Covid-19 fall / winter plan. It comes as Omicron is rapidly spreading across the UK – with several cases confirmed in Lancashire and more expected. As seen in previous waves, a …

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Anger as early kickoff announced for Blackpool’s FA Cup trip to Hartlepool United

Read more Read more Derby County v Blackpool: squad news, planned roster & pre-match quotes from … Neil Critchley’s team is making the 280 mile round trip to Victoria Park on Saturday January 8. The game was given a kick-off hour earlier after being selected for a live broadcast abroad. …

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M6, M61, M65, M55 delays and crashes in Lancashire – live

Welcome to the LancsLive Traffic Blog where you will find the latest updates from all over Lancashire. LancsLive will be keeping an eye on Lancashire’s extensive motorway network as well as the A and B routes. We will also be taking a look at the railway lines and general traffic …

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Violet Blackburn obituary (1931 – 2021) – Charlotte, North Carolina

Violet L. “Kate” Blackburn January 14, 1931 – November 26, 2021 Charlotte, NC – Violet Blackburn passed away at the home on November 26, 2021. Her parents, Lawrence and Elizabeth Livingston, called her Violet, and she was well known by that name among nursing professionals for many decades. in her …

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Areas of Blackpool with Covid infection rates higher than national average as Plan B rules changed

There will be an extension of the wearing of the mask from Friday, a return to work from home on Monday and compulsory Covid passports for large rooms from Wednesday as part of the so-called ‘plan B’. There were 327,467 positive test results in the week to December 3, a …

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Weather forecast for Blackpool, Lake District, Preston and East Lancs by area

Most parts of Lancashire and the Lake District will be affected by heavy rains tomorrow (December 9) following flooding in parts of the county due to Storm Barra. Most of the county will see showers throughout the day, with a few sunny intervals in places. The strong wind from Storm …

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Carole Blackburn | Death notice | mtexpress.com

Carol Eilene Blackburn (née Finley), 85, passed away on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 in St. Luke’s Magic Valley. Born in Petaluma, California on December 15, 1935, to Richard Finley and Zelma (George) Finley, Carol was the first of four children, followed by Bernice (Bernie), Ruth and George. Carol grew up …

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Perfect rainy day family Christmas events and activities in Blackpool, Preston, Burnley and across Lancashire

Snow, ice, heavy rain, high winds, sleet – winter can be beautiful, but sometimes the weather makes us want to stay indoors. But that doesn’t mean we have to miss the fun of Christmas or a trip out of the house and places across Lancashire have a plethora of festive …

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The fish molecule “plays a role in the protection and improvement of cognitive function”

According to a study, a molecule found in fish and other seafood may play a role in protecting and improving the cognitive functions of the brain. Researchers investigated the role of trimethylamine N-oxide (TMAO), which is found in people’s diets and produced by the body during fish digestion. It is …

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Emily Blackburn Implements Advanced Tools to Help St. Louis Police Better Understand Crime and Protect Communities – UMSL Daily

Emily Blackburn has been the Crime Analysis Officer with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department since 2012. She received a Masters in Criminology and Criminal Justice from UMSL in 2001. (Photo by August Jennewein) Emily Blackburn remembers what it was like when she first joined the Crime Analysis Unit of …

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs review at Blackpool Grand Theater – actors have the gift of pantomime all wrapped up

Are we all ready for the festivities with all the traditional toppings – oh yes we are! First on the list, a trip to Pantoland for a night of family fun, silliness, capers, dancing, music, fairytale magic and a tale of good versus evil. Bring Snow White and the Seven …

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Stick Man at The Lowry, Salford Quays – review

JULIA Donaldson’s books are big business in our house (sure, when I can get my little one to look away from a screen). But they are, without a doubt, our favorite to read aloud at story time. Words just sing off the page, Donaldson is a genius. So when you’ve …

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Scott Parker hopes to bring back Jefferson Lerma to face Blackburn

SCOTT Parker will be hopeful that he can call on Jefferson Lerma again when the Cherries host the Blackburn Rovers in form on Saturday (3pm). The midfielder has been suspended for Friday night’s trip to Fulham after being sent off in the previous game against Coventry City. Lerma was hit …

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Newcastle United 1-0 Burnley: Callum Wilson clinches first win of season for Magpies

Callum Wilson’s sixth goal of the season earned Eddie Howe his first win as Newcastle manager Eddie Howe is confident his side at Newcastle can avoid relegation from the Premier League after claiming their first win of the season at home against Burnley on Saturday. Callum Wilson scored the only …

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Thornton’s house fire is said to have been “deliberately started”

Firefighters equipped with two breathing apparatuses used a hose reel and a positive pressure ventilation unit to extinguish the flames. The fire caused property damage, but officers confirmed that no one was injured. Register to our daily newsletter Newsletter cut through the noise Police have opened an investigation alongside Lancashire …

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MailOnline editor and CEO resigns

MailOnline editor and managing director Martin Clarke has announced his resignation. His departure is the latest in a series of changes among senior executives at Daily Mail’s parent company, the Daily Mail and General Trust (DMGT). Mr Clarke, who relaunched MailOnline in 2008 and helped make it a major news …

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Burnley couple accused of handling stolen property after house raid

A man and woman have been charged with receiving stolen property after police seized a large number of items from an address in East Lancashire. James Hennessy, 40, and Emma Smithies, 32, both of Griffin Close, Burnley, were arrested Wednesday after police raided their property thanks to denunciations from the …

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Girl with Autism’s Nightmare Blackpool Stays in ‘Frost’ at Norbreck Castle Hotel with ‘Cracked’ Window Stuck Together

A guest at the Norbreck Castle Hotel said the “scruffy” hotel caused a nightmare stay for her and her autistic daughter. Stephanie Hughes, from Newcastle, stayed at the Norbreck Castle Hotel in Blackpool last month with her daughter. They had come to the resort so her daughter could participate in …

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Start of work on the site of the old Darwen mill which “poisons the village”

A DEVELOPER acquired a large abandoned mill in the moors to transform it into an estate of 79 houses in what has been described as a “big blow in the arm” for a pretty suburban village. Earlier this year, councilors unanimously approved the redevelopment of the former Vernon Crus Mill …

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Family donation for the care of a premature baby at Burnley General

ELHT & Me, the official charity of the East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust, received a donation of £ 10,000 from the George Lamb Charitable Trust, formed by the Lamb family who are behind Blackburn Chemicals Limited. Christina and Jack Lamb’s baby girl was born six weeks premature at the start …

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Gang bombs fire crews with missiles in shocking CCTV footage

Alarming footage was shared of a group attacking emergency services with fireworks on Bonfire Night. Lancashire Constabulary released the CCTV footage in an attempt to locate the offenders, who launched the assault on the fire trucks on November 5. In the video, a group can be seen throwing numerous fireworks …

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‘Fierce Entrepreneurship’ Wins Prestigious Award for Lee of Blackburn

A Blackburn entrepreneur triumphed at a recent awards show, winning a trophy for his ‘fierce entrepreneurial spirit’. Lee Chambers, who founded Essentialize Workplace Wellbeing, a bespoke wellness firm that helps small businesses strategize and deliver, was named North West Service Entrepreneur of the Year at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards …

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How to watch live, team news, odds, predictions

Wolves vs Burnley is an intriguing clash at Molineux on Wednesday (watch live at 2:30 p.m. ET on Peacock Premium) as the hosts will be the favorites but the Clarets have had their number in recent seasons. STREAM LIVE WOLVES vs. BURNLEY Bruno Lage’s Wolves have lost just one of …

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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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Elbow and Simply Red added to Lytham Festival headliners

UK music icons Elbow and Simply Red will headlining two of the additional five nights at the Lytham Festival next summer, as it has been revealed. Simply Red will take the stage on Wednesday July 6th with Bury’s best Elbow headlining the following Thursday July 7th. Festival director Peter Taylor …

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Blackburn and Darwen Council offer new update on avian flu

THE government has put in place new UK-wide measures to protect poultry and captive birds from bird flu – and people are being warned not to touch or pick up the birds. There are currently no reported cases in Blackburn with Darwen, but cases have been reported in the Preston …

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Burnley in a £ 2million transfer offer from England international James Hill with defender Fleetwood’s contract expiring

BURNLEY wants to snatch England Under-20 center-half James Hill from fellow Lancashire Fleetwood. The Clarets are keen to win the chase and present an offer of around £ 2million for the youngster, who regularly plays League One football. 1 Burnley wants to snatch England U20 center-half James Hill from FleetwoodCredit: …

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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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Moorehouse’s Brewery launches Lancashire Day beer with East Lancs Railway

A BREWERY has teamed up with one of the region’s most iconic historic railways to create a new beer for Lancashire Day. Burnley-based Moorhouse’s Brewery is hoping to celebrate the county with a new 4.5% lager, The Flying Hopsman, created in partnership with East Lancashire Railway. The company has also …

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Strictly’s AJ Odudu introduces Kai Widdrington to his mother on a trip to Blackburn

They continued to fuel love speculation last weekend by teasing a kiss during their romantic waltz. And Strictly Come Dancing’s AJ Odudu and Kai Widdrington have now taken their supposed relationship to the next level, as Kai has met AJ’s family. The presenter, 33, and her professional partner, 26, traveled …

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Spend a day in London (photo: Jason Alden) What a great deal Park Plaza Hotels offers an exclusive offer giving vacationers UP TO 35% DISCOUNT on their next London adventure. Full of fun Family by the pool (Photo: Jason Alden) Whether it’s a birthday trip or a family getaway with …

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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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A memorial service for babies and children will be held at West Lancashire Crematorium

The chaplaincy team and mourning midwives at Ormskirk hospital hold a memorial service each December Submitted by Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust The chaplaincy team and grieving midwives at Ormskirk Hospital hold a memorial service every December for anyone who has suffered the loss of a baby or child. …

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Championship: Fulham held by Derby, O’Neill rages after defeat to Stoke | Championship

Fulham were unable to find a breakthrough in the absence of the league’s top scorer Aleksandar Mitrovic as they were held to 0-0 by the last club Derby at Craven Cottage. Marco Silva’s side were looking for an eighth consecutive victory but were turned down by the determined team of …

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