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Deaths - Cyril Newton
CYRIL NEWTON On Wednesday 3rd February 2016 at Blackpool Victoria Hospital and of Empress Street
Births - Niamh Persephone Morland
MORLAND To Rosslyn (nee Thistlethwaite) and Danny Morland A lovely baby daughter, Niamh
Marriages - Melanie & Simon Grunshaw & Wilson
GRUNSHAW WILSON Stephen and Susan Grunshaw of Darwen are pleased to announce the engagement of
Birthdays - LAURA BLAND
LAURA JANE BLAND 'Gotcha' Happy Birthday. Love from Mum and Amy x x Love you lots Mummy. Zachary