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Spread some festive cheer this Christmas

Spread some festive cheer this Christmas

Burnley residents are being asked to dig deep and help give the town’s children a merry Christmas with the launch of the Salvation Army’s annual Toy Appeal.

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Join Santa Dash to help fund chemo unit

Join Santa Dash to help fund chemo unit

If Christmas always has you in a mad dash then this year, get some training in by signing up now for the Rosemere Burnley Chemotherapy Unit Appeal’s Towneley Park Santa Dash!

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Burnley FC plan spectacular Winter Festival

Burnley FC plan spectacular Winter Festival

A spectacular winter festival is being organised by Burnley Football Club just days before Christmas.

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Rotary club’s £4,000 boost for Pendleside Hospice

Rotary club’s £4,000 boost for Pendleside Hospice

Members of the Rotary Club of Colne Noyna have handed over a cheque for £4,000 to Pendleside Hospice at the Alma Inn, Laneshaw Bridge.

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Hospice Light Up A Life raises £110,000

Hospice Light Up A Life raises £110,000

The annual Pendleside Hospice Light up a Life appeal raised the record amount of £110,083 and saw almost 8,100 people remembered by their loved ones dedicating a light to their memory.

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Colne Xmas decorations taken down: council replies

Colne Xmas decorations taken down: council replies

Pendle Council has issued a response to seasonal shoppers complaining that Colne Market Hall’s decorations have been taken down before New Year celebrations.

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PHOTOS: Is this Burnley’s most festive house?

PHOTOS: Is this Burnley’s most festive house?

Does television celebrity Sally Jacks have the most festive home in the Burnley area?

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Bishop of Blackburn’s Christmas message

Bishop of Blackburn’s Christmas message

The Bishop of Blackburn, the Rt Rev. Julian Henderson, has sent out the following Christmas message:

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7,500 remembered at Light Up A Life ceremony

7,500 remembered at Light Up A Life ceremony

Nearly 1,000 people braved the elements to light up a life and remember their loved ones on Sunday.

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Send us your Xmas lights photos and video

Send us your Xmas lights photos and video

Have you got some glitzy Christmas lights festooned around the outside of your house?

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Give the gift of gin this Christmas with these fantastic festive treats

Gin Advent CalendarPicture: John LewisCount down the days to Christmas one mini bottle of Edinburgh Gin at a time thanks to this cute advent

Tesco's latest release could see them win the war for weirdest Christmas crisp flavour

Rightly hailed for their usual Christmas release - Pigs in Blankets flavoured crisps - this winter's limited edition flavour has left many

2017's comfiest clothes to lounge around in on Christmas morning

Onsies, jammies, slippers and socks and slippers: tear open the wrapping paper in style with comfy lounge wear for the big day.Tartan

Britain's booziest advent calendar launched - that includes 25 full size bottles of gin

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