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Soccersixes' six-a-side Nelson league

Soccersixes have introduced a brand-new six-a-side Community Football League for over-16s to take part in weekly exercise at Nelson and Colne College.

Byerden House

Historic club under threat

The future of one of Burnley’s most iconic clubs could hinge on a huge day of live music next month.

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Oakmount Care Home has been told to improve

Care home told to improve after alert

A Burnley care home which looks after people with mental health issues has been visited by an inspector after an alert was raised over safety issues.
AFTER: Post clean-up, the street looks considerably better.

Company's ire leads to council's fly-tipping clean-up

After an engineering firm in Nelson threatened to move due to an abundance of refuse in the area, Pendle Borough Council have carried out an extensive clean-up operation.

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The Rainhall Centre, Barnoldswick, is hosting a Health and Well-being Day. (s)

Boost your well-being at health event

To keep the feel-good vibes flowing this January, head down to this blissful Health and Well-being Day.
Ian Bythell, who is residential director at Petty estate agents which is in line for a top award.

Estate agent in line for prestigious award

An estate agent, with branches in Burnley and Pendle, is one of three shortlisted for a prestigious award at the North West Residential Property Awards.

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Drink-driver crashed into roundabout

A drink-drive graphic designer more than twice the limit crashed into a roundabout over the New Year, a court heard.

Lancashire MP sets off for inauguration of president-elect Trump

Lancashire MP sets off for inauguration of president-elect Trump

Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans is travelling to Washington for tomorrow’s inauguration of Donald Trump as president of the USA.

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Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder

Murder investigation launched after baby death

A murder investigation has been launched by detectives following the death of a baby in Burnley.

Hundreds expected at funeral for popular teacher, Clarets fan and father

Hundreds expected at funeral for popular teacher, Clarets fan and father

Family, friends, colleagues and pupils, past and present, will gather next week to say goodbye to the much admired teacher who died after he fell climbing one of Britain’s highest mountains.

Pigeon show

Top things to do at the weekend (January 20 to 22)

Here is our guide of things to do this weekend in Lancashire.
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Burnley to resettle five Syrian refugee families this year

Five Syrian refugee families are likely to be housed in Burnley in the coming months.

The death is currently being treated as unexplained anda post-mortem will take place in due course.

Police release two people arrested after death of baby

Two people arrested in connection with the sudden death of a baby have been released by police.

Reedley Road will undergo resurfacing next month. (Google Maps image)

Council's go-ahead for Reedley Road resurfacing

After months of local residents complaining about the appalling state of Reedley Road in Brierfield the Conservative County and Borough Councillors have announced that resurfacing work will start next month.
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Marks and Spencer champion bag packers (from left to right) Donna Wilkinson, Andy Horridge, store manager, Angela Berry, Emily Moorcroft, Linzi Swayne,  hospice volunteer and bag packer Sheila Hawkes and hospice fund raising assistant Heather Conn.

Hard working volunteers bag £12,000 for charity

Volunteers surpassed themselves by raising the fantastic sum of £12,896 bag packing and collecting loose change over the festive period.

From left: Johdi Dinsdale (PGCE student), Nelson and Colne College Vice Principal Alison Rushton, Director of Higher Education Steve Wright, Waqar Naweed (former PGCE student now Engineering lecturer), and Louisa Shuttleworth and Alexis Turner (PGCE students). Photo: NAZ ALAM

Nelson and Colne College launch new University Centre

Nelson and Colne College have officially launched a new University Centre, offering learners the chance to gain a University-level qualification locally, flexibly, and affordably in an exciting expansion of adult provision.

A second arrest has been made in connection to the death of a baby in Burnley.

Second arrest made after baby death

A second person has been arrested this afternoon (Tuesday) in connection with the sudden death of a baby in Burnley.
Fletcher Smith and Harley Horsfall, the two principle leads of Elf the Musical Jr. (s)

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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Prime minister May

Britain's 12 Brexit objectives - which are the most important?

Here are the 12 objectives for Britain's Brexit negotiations, as set out in Theresa May's speech at Lancaster House.

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