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URGENT: The large scale recruitment drive follows an unpre-cedented increase in 999 calls

Bid to recruit paramedics

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Dance show to return

Jody shows off the new circulating coins

Lake District designer of the Queen’s fifth coin portrait kicks off circulating production

'Scandal' of increase in child abuse in Lancashire

'Scandal' of increase in child abuse in Lancashire

East Lancashire foster carers get allowance increase

East Lancashire foster carers get allowance increase

Fraud quiz for Lancashire County Council employees

Fraud quiz for Lancashire County Council employees

Funding to offer mental health support in East Lancashire courts

Funding to offer mental health support in East Lancashire courts

McBusted confirmed to headline Lytham Festival's Saturday night

McBusted confirmed to headline Lytham Festival's Saturday night

MP's praise Lancashire Police after a report commends the force's effectiveness

MP's praise Lancashire Police after a report commends the force's effectiveness

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UPDATE: Rail disruption in Cumbria and Lancashire expected until at least 6pm, as rail passengers face signalling problem delays

Gareth Bell leaving the inquest

Eyewitnesses tell how tiger 'pounced' on 24-year-old zoo keeper - inquest hears

Lancashire amnesty nets 145 knives

Lancashire amnesty nets 145 knives

Good news on industry wages for Lancashire

Good news on industry wages for Lancashire

Kendal parked car tyres slashed

Kendal parked car tyres slashed

Head teacher Andrew Johnson

Exclusive: Stonyhurst head teacher's relief as Caribbean runaways are found safe

Sport

REMARK: Coun Simon Blackburn

Blackburn Rovers-supporting politician in bother over 'donkey' remark

Blackpool boss takes in DVDs for battle at Blackburn Rovers

Blackpool boss takes in DVDs for battle at Blackburn Rovers

HURT: Landlord David Hamer suffered minor head injuries and a hurt hand in the violence

Chorley pub trashed as Millwall and Blackpool football fans clash

Prince William (left) in the stands during Blackpool vs Wolverhampton Wanderers at Bloomfield Road for the Barclays Premier League.

Prince William visits Lancashire

CLARETS HERO: Gary Parkinson

Hope for Lancashire football hero stroke victim

LOCKED-IN: Gary Parkinson

Ill Lancashire football star's wife to meet man who beat syndrome

BRAVE: Ex-Claret Gary Parkinson who is fighting for his life

Lancashire football hero has 'slim' chance of recovery

ON TARGET: Charlie Adam scores Blackpool’s first goal of the game from the penalty spot against Newcastle United on Saturday

Newcastle 0 Blackpool 2

LEGEND: Blackpool’s Charlie Adam pays tribute

Three Lancashire clubs show support for critical football coach

CLARETS HERO: Gary Parkinson

Burnley hero Parkinson in 'critical' condition

CHAMPAGNE MOMENT: Ian Holloway celebrates guiding Blackpool into the Premier League

Holloway hailed as the rock on which Blackpool’s success built

Padiham star Fildes wins Golden Boot - and joins AFC Fylde

Padiham star Fildes wins Golden Boot - and joins AFC Fylde

MATCH WINNER: Christian Kalvenes slots home Burnley’s late winner against Blackpool before toasting his first ever Clarets goal.        Pic: CLIVE LAW

Full-time: Blackpool 0 Burnley 1

TUSSLE: Darwen, in all red, challenge for possession

Darwen 0 AFC Blackpool 1

National Sport

Adil Rashid took eight wickets in five ODIs against New Zealand

Rashid revels in England call-up

Robin Haase is looking to cause an upset against Andy Murray

Haase puts Murray on shock alert

Dani Osvaldo's Southampton contract has been terminated

Saints cut Osvaldo loose

Liam Broday, pictured, slipped out of Wimbledon's second round with a straight-sets defeat to David Goffin

Broady: Dad should stay away

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