Woman cut free from car on busy road

A woman had to be cut free from her car after crashing into a ditch near a busy road.
Parliamentary boundaries are set to change

Pendle to be carved up in radical boundary proposals

Pendle residents could find themselves voting for an MP in Burnley and the Ribble Valley if proposals go ahead to carve up parliamentary constituencies across the country.
The Government has been accused of double standards

Row breaks out over house building policy

A political row has broken out over how many new houses could and should be built in Pendle.

Burnley MP Julie Cooper, Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans and Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson will see their constituencies change

Ballot box carve up and fewer MPs on the cards

Radical changes to carve up Burnley, Pendle and Ribble Valley parliamentary boundaries could see residents voting in new constituencies.
Pupils celebrate their school's success

Headteacher praised for transforming school

“Phenomenal improvements in a short space of time” has seen a Colne primary school given a “good” rating by government inspectors Ofsted.
Burnley fire crews attended

Wheelie bin fire at mill

A fire in a wheelie bin saw two fire crews mobilised to a Burnley mill in the early hours.

Firefighters attended

Car found alight in street

A car was discovered ablaze in a Colne street.

Police are investigating

Stolen cigarettes may be on sale

Police are warning the public about the possible sale of stolen cigarettes, following a burglary at a Burnley shop.

Ben Mee at the launch with local pupils

Claret kicks off school's next generation football pitch

Clarets defender Ben Mee helped to inspire the next generation of footballers when he launched a third generation football pitch at a Colne high school.
The former Lava and Ignite nightclub

Luxury apartments plan for former Burnley nightclub

A former Burnley nightclub could become home to luxury apartments.
Staff from Ring Stones, part of the Calico Group, set up to create jobs, build new homes and renovate properties

Calico's profits will boost the borough

Successful Burnley company The Calico Group has announced a huge increase in its turnover – money which will be reinvested in the community.

Damian Greenwood, Mike Phelan, Jeff Hendricks, Robbie Brady, David Horrocks and Morgan Rothwell

The future of football is ready to kick off in Burnley

The future of football is here – and it’s in Burnley.
The Clarets poppy pin

Wear your Clarets poppy with pride

A unique special edition Clarets poppy pin will allow Burnley folk to support two causes close to their heart this year.
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