Category: Blackpool

Ramsbottom Chocolate Festival is a magnet for those with a sweet tooth

CHOCOHOLICS should head to Ramsbottom today for the second day of the town’s famous Chocolate Festival.
The popular event is a chocoholics’ paradise with stalls selling everything from chocolate cheese to chocolate wine.
Yesterday hundreds descended on…

Four await fate in £1.3M East Lancashire lorry raid – Lancashire Telegraph

FOUR men have confessed to their roles on stealing more than £1.3million worth of computers from a firm in East Lancashire.
Two thousand or so laptops were taken after a lorry driver, making a delivery to Exertis, in Shorten Brook Way, Altham, was ambu…

Burton woman drove into bin man after a row over traffic queue

A Burton woman has admitted driving her 4×4 into a bin man after a row about his truck causing a traffic queue.
Sally Brown, 56, inflicted minor injuries on the worker, who was part of a team collecting wheelie bins in Blackpool Street.
During the argu…

Appeal for HGV driver after Blackburn crash

A man’s been left in a serious condition after being hit by a car in Blackburn.
The 59-year-old suffered serious head injuries and a broken leg after being hit on Barbara Castle Way yesterday (29/10/16) at 2.15pm.
He was taken to Royal Preston Hospital…