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At 7:37am on Monday (15th March), Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service dispatched two fire engines from Blackpool station to attend an incident on Topping Street, Blackpool The fire involved the first floor flat of a domestic property. Firefighters used four breathing apparatus, two hose reel and two positive pressure ventilation units to extinguish the fire. […]

A young businessman who has set up a new company providing first aid cover is encouraging organisers of forthcoming events to get in touch. Josh Greer, 22, managing director of Milnthorpe-based Blueline Medical Service, believes many people will now be considering organising events as lockdown restrictions begin to be eased. And he says it is […]

At 12:21am on Friday (12th March), Lancashire Fire and Rescue dispatched three fire engines from Bispham and Fleetwood to attend a fire involving an oil burner in a domestic property on Promenade Road, Fleetwood. Fire fighters used one hose reel, two breathing apparatus and a positive pressure ventilation fan to extinguish the fire. No injures […]

A series of free events aimed at supporting people who face multiple and complex barriers to gaining employment is being planned at two areas of formerly derelict land which have been developed for community use. In April two ‘Get Wild’ days will be held at Green Heart Den, two plots of land divided by several […]

Two men have today (Friday, March 12th) been jailed following an aggravated burglary in Morecambe. Police were called around 9.15am on Monday, October 12 to a report four men wearing balaclavas and carrying weapons had entered an address in Stuart Avenue and threatened a woman. She made off from the scene with the men leaving […]

Blackpool Council has been given the go-ahead to continue delivering children’s services after showing significant improvements over the past two years. Two years ago, an Ofsted inspection rated the service as “inadequate”. An independent review later declared that children’s social care should remain under Council control but said that assessments should continue for at least […]

Webcams provided by Bay Hospitals Charity have been helping staff teams at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust to stay connected while working from home during the Covid-19 pandemic. Bay Hospitals Charity used the funding from NHS Charities Together for a number of initiatives to promote staff welfare, including funding webcams for the Patient Relations Team at Westmorland […]

Police are investigating the criminal damage of taxis that occurred between 5 pm on Tuesday (9th March) and 9am on Wednesday (10th March), in the areas of Allhallows Lane and Dockray Hall Industrial Estate, Kendal. The tyres of twenty vehicles have been slashed. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police on 101, quoting incident […]

Cumbria County Council is harnessing extra resources to help repair damage to the county’s roads caused by freezing winter temperatures. The Council is deploying innovative jet patching and thermal road patching machines across Cumbria to fix potholes, carry out emergency road repairs and seal worn sections of carriageway. The high-powered jet patching equipment uses a […]

No Smoking Day 2021 takes place today (Wednesday 10th March) and Blackpool residents are being encouraged to use it as an opportunity to go smoke-free for the long term. This year’s message for No Smoking Day is that quitting smoking doesn’t have to be stressful. With worry and concern for our health on the rise […]