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Musical extends the festive fun

Musical extends the festive fun

If you’re one of those people who’d work in a Christmas shop for free, then worry not – Pendle Hippodrome Youth Theatre is extending the festive period with this family musical.

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Magical nativity show was full of little angels

Magical nativity show was full of little angels

The heartwarming story of Little Angel Gets Her Wings was staged by pupils from St John Southworth RC Primary School in Nelson.

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Angels have landed in town centre

Angels have landed in town centre

Over 400 knitted angels, each with a Christmas Blessing, have flown off into Colne from St Bartholomew’s Church and have landed in the High Street.

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Dutch tree lights idea to show loved ones you care on Christmas Day.

Dutch tree lights idea to show loved ones you care on Christmas Day.

A church is offering people who cannot spend Christmas with their loved ones a chance to let them know they are thinking about them.

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Christmas tree lights to let loved ones show you care

Christmas tree lights to let loved ones show you care

A church is offering people who cannot spend Christmas with their loved ones a chance to let them know they are thinking about them.

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Clarets stars spread festive cheer at Royal Blackburn Hospital

Clarets stars spread festive cheer at Royal Blackburn Hospital

Children in hospital received a special festive surprise when Clarets players dropped by today.

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Burglars steal the Christmas presents for Tiamara (4)

Burglars steal the Christmas presents for Tiamara (4)

A young mum and her four-year-old daughter, whose home was burgled by heartless “scum”, have had their Christmas saved by kind-hearted family, friends and even complete strangers who have rallied round to help them.

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Christmas crafts session at shopping centre

Christmas crafts session at shopping centre

A children’s Christmas colouring competition has been organised by Pendle Rise Shopping Centre in Nelson, which is also running free craft workshops on Saturdays.

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Wonderful start to college Christmas

Wonderful start to college Christmas

It is said to be “the most wonderful time of the year” and to begin the celebrations Nelson and Colne College held a festive market for families to enjoy.

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Can you help a dog have a Merry Christmas?

Can you help a dog have a Merry Christmas?

Pendle Dogs In Need are asking for dog hampers so their pups can have a merry Christmas too.

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Britain's booziest advent calendar has been launched - containing 25 full size bottles of gin. They are encased in a custom-made wooden cabinet