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Changes to Police Front Counters
Lancashire Constabulary is advising people of changes to front counter services, including local closures

Published: 9th March 2018 Modified: 9th March 2018
Blackpool Council Applies for a Licence to Manage it's Own Water
Blackpool Council is set to become the first local authority to take the innovative step towards managing its own water supply following its application to Ofwat for a water and sewerage licence.

Published: 31st January 2018 Modified: 31st January 2018
School Internet Safety Talks for Blackpool Pupils
A police officer is set to visit every primary school in Blackpool to educate year six pupils on staying safe online

Published: 31st January 2018 Modified: 31st January 2018
Budget proposals for 2018-19 from Blackpool Council
Blackpool Council has today announced proposals to achieve £5.5 million of savings in the next financial year, 2018/19, due to Government funding cuts.

Published: 2nd December 2017 Modified: 2nd December 2017
Police launch Christmas drink and drug driving campaign
Did you see a hearse, police car, ambulance and taxi lined up in St John's Square? Which one would you rather go home in this Christmas?

Published: 2nd December 2017 Modified: 2nd December 2017
Appeal launched after beach body find
Police are appealing for information to trace the final movements of a man whose body was found in Cleveleys.

Published: 20th October 2017 Modified: 20th October 2017
Search on for Lancashire’s 2018 Young Citizen of the Year
The search is on to find an exceptional young person deserving of the Lancashire Young Citizen of the Year award – do you know who it might be?

Published: 30th September 2017 Modified: 30th September 2017
Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment given freedom of Blackpool
The Regiment will be granted freedom of the borough at a special meeting of Blackpool Council on Wednesday.

Published: 14th July 2017 Modified: 14th July 2017
Have your say on new Public Space Protection Orders in Wyre
Wyre Council want to hear your views on how dog control orders should be incorporated into new Public Space Protection Orders later this year.

Published: 12th July 2017 Modified: 12th July 2017
Jeff Marches for Men from Fleetwood to Morecambe for Prostate Cancer UK
Sky Sports presenter Stelling taking on bigger and better walking challenge for men’s health charity

Published: 12th June 2017 Modified: 12th June 2017
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