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£17k for signed copy of Hitler's Mein Kampf auctioned in the Ribble Valley

A buyer paid £17,000 for an "extremely rare" signed copy of Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf during an auction in Clitheroe this morning.
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The blue cloth-covered 1935 edition bears the Nazi dictator's signature on the front fly leaf.

Signed copy of Hitler's Mein Kampf up for auction in the Ribble Valley

An "extremely rare" signed copy of Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf is to be sold at a Clitheroe auction house this morning.
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The 11EOD Tour de Troops team.

Earby Sargeant's 1,100-mile cycle for bomb disposal charity

An Earby Sargeant in the British Army has taken on a daunting 1,100-mile cycling challenge alongside fellow soldiers to raise funds for a charity in aid of bomb disposal accident victims.
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Who's who in The Conservative cabinet reshuffle

Things can change very quickly in the political world.

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One of the youngest revellers celebrates Padiham on Parade last year.

Pack up your troubles and head for Padiham on Parade

Revellers are set to go back in time for the second Padiham on Parade event.

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Theresa May, Secretary of State James Brokenshire, and Arlene Foster at the Balmoral Show last month

A deal for every vote: How the DUP will support Theresa May

The DUP and the Conservatives are working towards an arrangement which would allow the DUP to negotiate a fresh deal every time the government needs its support in the Commons.

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Tories hold on to Pendle

Conservative Andrew Stephenson has retained his seat as the MP for Pendle, but with a much lower majority.
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Results from polling stations across the country are rolling in, with an exit poll suggesting the Conservatives will be the largest single party in the new Parliament

Predictions of a hung parliament as results roll in

Results from polling stations across the country are rolling in, with an exit poll suggesting the Conservatives will be the largest single party in the new Parliament - but short of an absolute majority.

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Calls for May to go after gamble backfires

Calls for May to go after gamble backfires

Theresa May should consider her position after her snap election gamble failed, a Tory former minister has said.
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Andrew Stephenson retains his seat

Conservatives hold onto Pendle seat

Conservative Andrew Stephenson has held onto his seat in Pendle, but with a much reduced majority.
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Votes being counted for the general election

General Election 2017: What time the results in Lancashire could be called

Find out what time your consistency will declare its result.
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Hung parliament would be a blow to Brexit negotiations

Hung parliament would be a blow to Brexit negotiations

The prospect of a hung Parliament would throw serious doubt over Brexit negotiations, due to begin in earnest in just 10 days.

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ELECTION 2017: To sleep or not to sleep? Everything you need to know about #GE2017 election night

ELECTION 2017: To sleep or not to sleep? Everything you need to know about #GE2017 election night

It’s going to be a long night as the UK goes to the polls for its snap 2017 general election.

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General Election 2017: As it happened

Live news & reaction as Lancashire and the UK goes to the polls.
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General Election 2017: West Lancashire

Here we will be bringing you all the Lancashire results from the 2017 General Election which will be taking place on Thursday, June 8.

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General Election 2017: Morecambe and Lunesdale, Lancaster and Fleetwood

Here we will be bringing you all the Lancashire results from the 2017 General Election which will be taking place on Thursday, June 8.

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ELECTION 2017: How to get the most out of opinion polls without being led up the garden path

ELECTION 2017: How to get the most out of opinion polls without being led up the garden path

After the polling miss at the 2015 general election, many politicians and journalists loudly declared they would never trust polls again. Two years later, opinion polls have regularly been leading the election news. First they foresaw a Conservative landslide, including a resurgence in Scotland, and more recently they’ve pointed to a shock Labour fightback.

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General Election 2017: Blackpool North and Cleveleys, Blackpool South and Fylde

Here we will be bringing you all the Lancashire results from the 2017 General Election which will be taking place on Thursday, June 8.

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General Election 2017: Burnley, Pendle, Blackburn, Hyndburn, Rossendale and Darwen

Here we will be bringing you all the Lancashire results from the 2017 General Election which will be taking place on Thursday, June 8.

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General Election 2017: Wigan, Leigh, Makerfield and Bolton West

Here we will be bringing you all the region’s results from the 2017 General Election which will be taking place on Thursday, June 8.

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