Police say they are growing increasingly worried about a missing 17 year old and her baby girl. Courtney Edgar was last seen in Blackpool.Read the full story ›
The father of a nurse brutally murdered by her ex-boyfriend has said he is "very proud" to be made an MBE.Read the full story ›
A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a "lookalike" of Friends star David Schwimmer after he failed to attend court.Read the full story ›
Detectives investigating allegations of neglect and mistreatment at Blackpool Victoria Hospital have arrested two more people.Read the full story ›
The planned Blackpool Central Development includes new hotels, restaurants, apartments - and the hope of 1,000 new jobs.Read the full story ›
Bosses in Blackpool will reveal a £300m masterplan for the town later. It's the single biggest tourism investment for more than a century.Read the full story ›
Patients and carers from Trinity Hospice in Blackpool have been treated to a ballroom spectacular from a team of lottery winners from the North West.
The team with over £115 million, arranged a festive afternoon tea and ballroom dancing masterclass for 200 people.
Trinity Hospice provides respite and end of life care for both adults and children with life limiting and life threatening conditions. It supports more than 500 patients and their families from across the North West.
“It has been the most amazing afternoon.
“Being amongst all the dancing on the famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom floor has been better than I could have ever imagined. I cannot thank the National Lottery winners enough for everything they have done. This afternoon has really been a dream come true for me and is a day I will never forget.”
Total public spending in the North has fallen by £6.3bn since 2009/10, whilst in the South East and South West has seen a £3.2bn rise.Read the full story ›
Police looking for a suspected thief with a resemblance to Friends actor David Schwimmer have made an arrest.Read the full story ›
"for his own sexual gratification, has stolen the childhood of two vulnerable children."Read the full story ›