Blackpool Council

Blackpool Council EMRO

Blackpool delays EMRO hearing for second time

By Ellie Bothwell

Blackpool Council has deferred a hearing into a proposed early morning restriction order (EMRO), which was due to take place from today until Friday, 13 December, after the licensing trade highlighted procedural irregularities in the pre-hearing procedure.

Blackpool council wants an off-licence specific saturation zone

Blackpool wants off-licence ban

By Ewan Turney

Blackpool Council wants to ban any more off-licences opening in four areas of the town in a bid to reduce crime and disorder. The Council has...



The wife of smoke-ban rebel Hamish Howitt is being prosecuted for not being a member of the local pubwatch. Blackpool Council brought the prosecution...