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East Lancashire

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Thieves steal thousands of pounds of drugs from a farm supplies shop

Brockholes at Samlesbury

PHOTO GALLERY: 11 things to do with your kids in East Lancashire this half-term

19-YEAR-OLD man was airlifted to hospital yesterday after a crash on a Haslingden Road

Man airlifted to hospital after crash

PERVERT: Harry Holt, now living in Nelson, committed his crimes in Scotland

Church elder who sexually abused vulnerable children was invited to speak at first victim’s wedding

Ribchester WI at County Hall

Fight goes on to save county services

Accrington Academy.. (34061406)

Academy aims to take in 150 more pupils

‘Exodus’ of doctors expected over pay

VIC music director Peter Webster conducts the singing group during a radio performance (55688166)

Troop trio sing out for TV choirmaster

Protestors outside County Hall

LIVE BLOG: Lancashire County Council Budget debate - February 11

CCTV APPEAL: Do you recognise them?

CCTV APPEAL: Man assaulted outside bus station

RARITY: Fence Gate owner Kevin Berkins with a bottle of Gilbey’s orange gin, which he sells for £1,000 a shot

Lancashire pub breaks gin world record - with one priced at £1,000 a shot...

East Lancashire residents invited to Kendal Calling

East Lancashire residents invited to Kendal Calling

SUPPORT: The picket line outside the Royal Blackburn Hospital

New contract to be imposed on junior doctors as negotiations fail

BUSY: A surge in calls to ambulances are driving up waiting times

Surge in emergency calls drives up patient waiting times in Lancashire

Adam Conroy

Body found near railway tunnel thought to be missing man

The funfair has previously operated in Lancashire

Five arrested in human trafficking and child sex investigation into travelling funfair

HAILED: Head teacher Alan Porteous, left, with former head teacher Martyn Morris

Headteacher hailed as 'exceptional and visionary' after school receives highest Ofsted grade

BEAUTY: Louise Warren-Beck

IN PICTURES: Beautiful Lancashire mum-of-two shortlisted as finalist for Miss British Isles

CASE: Preston court

'It’s disgusting. She should have gone to jail' - parents appalled as Blackburn carer who mistreated son spared jail

A POPULAR TEACHER AND CRICKETER: David Craig was known as The Major by his many friends at Haslingden Cricket Club

Tributes paid to former Blackburn teacher and cricket stalwart nicknamed 'The Major'

Tim Bradley 03.01.2016
Stoneyhurst School, Clitheroe - Moon Rocks.
Pupil takes a look at small pieces of moon rock with shining a torch trhough the rock. (55335357)

Learning about science is out of this world experience for kids

Francesca Dean  to take part in a 10k Race for Life in her electric wheelchair (55219922)

Francesca has her sights set on 10k success

Call to end long distance hospital admissions for mentally ill

CHEERS: Jayne and Ray Copeland raise a glass on their wedding anniversary

Couple celebrate anniversary by recreating first date and engagement at pub - with original £21 receipt

PASSED: A clean bill of health has been given to staff at Calderstones Hospital

Calderstones Hospital rated 'good' - just 14 months after trust blasted for series of failings

Anthony competing in the Great North Run (55249540)

Wheelchair athlete’s bid for world record

Holmes Mill ..Ribble Valley. (50301260)

Jobs-creating mill plan set to be turned down

An anti-fracking protest outide County Hall. (55247784)

‘No fracking’ probe begins

Cub Scouts attend 'Wildest Beach party Ever' at Blackpool Pleasure Beach.

Ton of fun as Scouts celebrate 100 years

Protest over bus cuts in East Lancashire

Quadruple marathon-distance runner Susan Wolstenholme is raising funds For Macmillan. Susan warms up in Witton Park.  (54878105)

Marathons to the four for running fundraiser

The helicopter was called to Walverden Park

UPDATE: Man airlifted to Royal Blackburn Hospital after falling in park

Chinese New Year in East Lancashire 2016

Chinese New Year in East Lancashire 2016

OUCH: PC Keates’ hand

Police officer bitten by man he was trying to arrest after fight outside pub

A CCTV image of the man police want to speak to about the incident

VIDEO: CCTV appeal after man allegedly caught stealing cash from children's charity box

The Flying Scotsman at Blackburn Railway Station (55093952)

Crowds line the tracks to see Flying Scotsman return

Brian Barnes Wilkinson , a former special constable, from Accrington has died. (55109247)

Tributes paid to Special Police officer

WALK ON: Hajaifah is cheered on by, from left, Anthony Buckmaster, Frederick Ogbonna, Daniel Wyatt and Will Smith

Heart boy’s big walk challenge to raise money for hospital

Th Victory medal (55007820)

Aussie mission to return East Lancashire soldier's medals

Grab final (55112784)

Magician Benjamin pulls title out of the hat

alice (55131272)

Oldest woman in East Lancashire celebrates another birthday

Matthew Taylor

UPDATE: Police name father-of-four who died after being hit by van

FINE FORM: Prince Harry was in animated form as he visited Weeton Barracks yesterday

IN PICTURES: Prince Harry meets soldiers deployed to flood-ravaged regions of Lancashire

Man was tasered by police

Man charged with battery after wielding a knife

Clog and Billycock

PHOTO GALLERY: Are you struggling for ideas for Valentines Day? Well here are 11 restaurant options for you

CHEERS WE GO: Owners Stuart,Tom and Graham Hardyman

CHEERS! Tiny pub run by 25-year-old in former newsagents' hailed as Lancashire's best

THREATENED: Nelson’s branch of HSBC is facing closure

HSBC bank closures a 'major blow' for East Lancashire towns

SUSPENDED SENTENCE: Michael Tinker tied up a dementia sufferer

'Under pressure' carer who tied up 85-year-old dementia sufferer avoids jail

Police wish to speak to this man about the theft of expensve whisky and vodka (54855401)

Expensive spirits stolen from supermarket

burnley court (54977265)

Dad let his sons deal cannabis from house


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