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Beware 'Tech Support' Scammers Taking Advantage of Ransomware Attack
Action Fraud has received the first reports of Tech-Support scammers claiming to be from Microsoft who are taking advantage of the global WannaCry ransomware attack.

Published: 24th May 2017 Modified: 24th May 2017
Course on Applying for Funding from People's Postcode Lottery
Find out how to make your funding application successful

Published: 20th May 2017 Modified: 20th May 2017
Don't Miss out on Voting in the June Election
Residents who have moved house in the last two years are being warned that they could miss out on voting in next month’s General Election.

Published: 19th May 2017 Modified: 19th May 2017
Update on Installation of Average Speed Cameras
News about these plans for local roads including A59 Brockholes Brow and A583 Preston New Road

Published: 17th May 2017 Modified: 17th May 2017
Motorcyclist injured in Thornton collision
Police are appealing for information after a motorcyclist was injured following a collision in Thornton.

Published: 12th May 2017 Modified: 12th May 2017
Average Speed Cameras on A588 Head Dyke Lane, Pilling
Installation of average speed cameras has begun on the A588 Head Dyke Lane, Pilling between Fold House Caravan Park and Bourbles Lane.

Published: 5th May 2017 Modified: 5th May 2017
Man, 23, missing from St Annes
Police are appealing for help to find a man who is missing from home in St Annes.

Published: 5th May 2017 Modified: 5th May 2017
Artist’s ‘Clean’ Message to Keep Blackpool Tidy
A Lancashire born artist took to the streets as part of the town’s Keep Blackpool Tidy Campaign.

Published: 2nd May 2017 Modified: 2nd May 2017
Bank Holiday opening times for Fylde coast pharmacies
A round up of where to go for health problems, and which chemists are open where over Bank Holiday weekend

Published: 29th April 2017 Modified: 29th April 2017
Renewed appeal launched to find missing man
Detectives have launched a renewed appeal for information to help find a missing Fylde man – a year on from when he was last seen.

Published: 28th April 2017 Modified: 28th April 2017
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