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Chorley

Most wanted: 1, July 2015

LANCASHIRE'S MOST WANTED: Can you help the police with the following appeals?

A cyclist from Lancashire is preparing to cycle 150 miles in one day - that's two miles for every year of his life, for two children's hospices.

Leigh Wilson, 75, will cycle from Leyland to Southport via Tarleton and Banks on 19th July to raise money for

Cyclist, 75, saddles up for charity

HEATWAVE: How hot does it really have to be before we can go home?

HEATWAVE: How hot does it really have to be before we can go home?

Sheila Parker

How Chorley's Sheila Parker paved the way for England's women players

Rings snatched from the hand of an invalid 90-year-old grandma

Rings snatched from the hand of an invalid 90-year-old grandma

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Chorley Council to fight calls to double traveller pitches

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Man arrested for wielding axe in Chorley

Stagecoach Chorley (30406928)

Chorley bus depot closure puts 21 jobs at risk

East Lancastrians making a trip to the seaside in the warm weather could be lucky enough to see bottlenose dolphins

VIDEO: Pod of dolphins spotted swimming off the coast of Blackpool

Coronation Street star to attend Adlington carnival

Inspired youngsters can sign up to summer school

Nissan Note: 'Just like the celebrated time machine'

Nissan Note: 'Just like the celebrated time machine'

More than 100 people tied yellow ribbons to "unsightly and dangerous" railings which have blighted a beautiful Lancashire village for more than half a century.And the villagers, including a large number of children who have lived in the shadow o

Campaigners protest against 'railings of shame'

Walk on wild side for Chorley in Bloom

Walk on wild side for Chorley in Bloom

FINAL plans for a controversial wedding reception venue and multi-use function room at East Lancashire 'Blue Lagoon' beauty spot have been revealed. (30319152)

Plans unveiled for new venue at East Lancashire Blue Lagoon

Exhibition showcases the creative work of students

Exhibition showcases the creative work of students

Chorley Borough Council Picnic in the Park Alex from CBeebies and Mr Yipadee (30321907)

Family fun and games in Chorley's Astley park

Coronation Street star to attend Adlington carnival

Author gives pupils writing inspiration

Hoghton Tower, Hoghton.

ROBIN Hood to make an appearance at Hoghton Tower

Coronation Street star to attend Adlington carnival

Coronation Street star to attend Adlington carnival

The Smiler ride at Alton

Second Alton Towers crash victim has leg amputated

Harriet Walsh

Teen killed herself after being branded 'fat and ugly'

Sharon Green says she was horrified when she picked up the cake

Mum outraged over 'totally inappropriate' detail on teddy bear christening cake

Musical instruments donated in memory of former pupil

Musical instruments donated in memory of former pupil

WANTED: Five most wanted June 24

WANTED: Can you help the police catch these suspects?

Villagers protest against 'railings of shame'

Villagers protest against 'railings of shame'

Stereo Kicks can Reece for the very top says Lancashire's Bibby

Stereo Kicks can aim for the very top says Lancashire's Bibby

Rotting windows at Chorley town hall are given revamp

Rotting windows at Chorley town hall are given revamp

Gold year for Chorley Athletic and Triathlon Club coach John Payn

Gold year for Chorley Athletic and Triathlon Club coach John Payn

McDonald takes 11-53 to seal superb weekend for Chorley

McDonald takes 11-53 to seal superb weekend for Chorley

Big Jag gets more luxury

Big Jag gets more luxury

Jenny Westworth, BAE Systems Military Air and Information (29723262)

Female engineer wants to get more women on board

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Feel the energy at classic punk night

BUBBLY: Jay Aston, Bobby McVay and (front) Mike Nolan and Cheryl Baker

Review: Formerly of Bucks Fizz, Thwaites Empire Theatre, Blackburn

Rita Ora

Star Rita really is Ora inspiring

TOUR DATE: The 160-strong choir will take to the stage at the Guild Hall

Britain's Got Talent choir announce tour dates

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No cosmetics for gardener Alan Titchmarsh

In brief

Classic brought to life on the ice

Grandad preparing for 150 mile bike challenge

Grandad preparing for 150 mile bike challenge

CHELSEA: Chorley’s award-winning exhibit, The Evaders’ Garden

Tickets on sale for first Chorley flower show

Hospice calls for fairer media representation

Hospice calls for fairer media representation

Motoring group denied funding

Motoring group denied funding

In brief

Vote for your favourite tree

Kite festival set for the Hoghton Tower’s skies

Kite festival set for the Hoghton Tower’s skies

Swimming group to host drowning prevention events

Swimming group to host drowning prevention events

Residents warned of new phone scam

Residents warned of new phone scam

Annual parade about the town

Close up eye level view of little yellow flowers on the nicotiana rustica tobacco plant also known as Sacred Hopi, Turkish or Aztec tobacco. Used in medicinal and spiritual ceremonies. (28786226)

Family fun at big picnic day

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Fair will have a sunshine theme

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Dancing roadshow success

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File photo dated 09/05/13 of The Smiler ride at Alton
 
Towers Resort in Staffordshire, which is to re-open "within the next few days" but the ride involved in the crash in which 16 people were injured will remain shut for t

Payout for Leyland teen’s injuries at Alton Towers

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