Cops investigating the disappearance and murder of 14-year-old Charlene Downes have arrested three men for historical sex offences.Read the full story ›
Police try to "establish details" after they say the attack on Mr Marquez, that knocked out two of his teeth, hasn't been reported to them.Read the full story ›
A predatory rapist who attacked a sleeping woman at a guest house has been jailed for 25 years.Read the full story ›
Judge at Blackburn family court says only wealthy people can afford to ask senior judges to consider their cases.Read the full story ›
Police investigating the disappearance of Blackpool schoolgirl Charlene Downes have arrested a man on suspicion of a historical sex offenceRead the full story ›
The quality of the seawater is better than at any time in the last 30 years.Read the full story ›
Tesco Bank will freeze customers' online transactions after falling victim to a hacking attack, its chief executive has said.
Benny Higgins said the bank would halt online transactions for current account customers on Monday, in an emergency security measure.
Some current accounts were subjected to "online criminal activity" over the weekend, with "some cases" resulting in money being withdrawn fraudulently, he said.
Kevin Smith from Blackpool had more than £500 taken out of his account:
Labour's Shadow Chancellor, John McDonnell MP, will today pledge that the party could invest up to £30 billion in the North West when he addresses Labour's North West Regional Conference in Blackpool.
The package forms part of Labour's proposals for a £500 billion investment, and a lending boost for the whole country, bringing jobs and growth to every region and backed up with a new National Investment Bank and network of regional banks, including a 'Bank of the North'.
Detectives in Lancashire have launched a fresh appeal for information about a wanted Blackpool man.Read the full story ›
Gary Bowyer has sent his very best wishes to Jimmy Armfield, who is currently receiving radiotherapy treatment.Read the full story ›