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Sheila is remembered at Pendle AC presentation

Pendle Athletic Club recently held their Annual Presentation Evening at Nelson Cricket Club.

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Josef Huppach has been selected by the England Alpine Ski Squad (s)

Josef slaloms his way into national ski squad

A promising skiier and Park High School pupil is on top of the world after landing a place in the country’s ski squad.

Actors Steve Hannam and Ben Maytham in Living with Luke, taken by Phoenix Theatre Arts. (s)

Play delivered an emotional clout

Living with Luke braved tough opponents - wrestling not only the Autistic Shadow but stereotypes of masculinity - to deliver an emotional knock-out.
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Hat-trick of Taekwondo successes

Local martial arts club Jakeun Bal Taekwondo had a hat-trick of successes at a competition in Bradford at the Richard Dunn Sports Centre.

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England's Natalie Haythornthwaite (right) and Australia's Elizabeth Watson during the third international series match at The Copper Box, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday January 24, 2016. See PA story NETBALL England. Photo credit should read: Nigel French/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: Editorial use only, No commercial use without prior permission, please contact PA Images for further information: Tel: +44 (0) 115 8447447.

Natalie excited by her return to England squad

Barrowford’s Natalie Haythornthwaite is back in the England squad for the three-match Vitality Netball International Series against Jamaica.

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From Budapest to Burnley for young wrestler David

A talented young wrestler who has made a momentous journey from Budapest to Burnley is getting to grips with life in his new home.

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Prize winners at Colne Golf Clubs ladies presentation

Bev’s year at Colne!

Colne Golf Club Lady Captain Jane Bannister presented the trophies at their awards night.

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Olivia Purtill in action for Lancashire Under 21s

Forest pair Liv the dream in action for Lancashire

Pendle Forest’s Olivia Purtill and Olivia Bythell starred as Lancashire Under 21s won their round-robin tournament with Cheshire and Cumbria on Sunday.

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Prairie Sports Village, in Windermere Avenue, has hit the two million golf ball milestone in just 12 months (s)

Driving range's striking first year

Burnley’s multi-million pound sports village is celebrating a ball-striking bonanza on its first birthday.

The Met Office have issued an Amber warning for Lancashire

SNOW ALERT: Met office issues Yellow warning for Lancashire

The Met Office have issued a Yellow alert for ice and snow in Lancashire on Thursday evening and overnight into Friday in the Northwest.
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Pump up the volume – new BMX track for borough

Pump up the volume – new BMX track for borough

A true team effort has put the wheels in motion on a new BMX pump track for the borough.

Nelson Golf Club ladies

Nelson ladies celebrate another successful year

The ladies of Nelson Golf Club recently held their annual prize presentation.

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Jakeun Bal Taekwondo

Martial arts club’s latest gradings

Local martial arts club Jakeun Bal Taekwondo held their latest club grading recently.

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Colne and Nelson seconds

All Blacks come from behind to claim win

After last week’s victory at Blackpool, the All Blacks faced a sterner challenge against second place Leyland Warriors where they came through with flying colours with a 20-19 triumph.

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Pendle Forest Hockey Club (red) v Lytham Hockey Club at Marsden Heights Community School, Nelson. Freya Bythell scores. Picture by Paul Heyes, Saturday March 12, 2016.

Forest run riot to extend lead at top of the table

Pendle Forest’s 100% record was extended with a 7-2 win over Lytham to go five points clear at the top of North Hockey Women’s League Division 2 North West.

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Britain's Sophie Hitchon celebrates after winning the bronze medal in the women's hammer throw final during the athletics competitions of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

Sophie is in illustrious company in writers’ poll

Sophie Hitchon crowned a remarkable year as the Rio bronze medalist finished third in the British Athletics Writers’ Association female athlete of the year poll.

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Orienteers search for new members

Orienteers search for new members

An orienteering club is on the hunt for new members.

Skier Robert Holmes

Robert’s England Ski team call-up

Robert Holmes, a fourteen-year- old ski racer from Nelson, Lancashire, has been selected to the England Alpine Ski Squad.

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Josh Holmes in action during his final

Josh has his eyes on Tokyo 2020

Earby’s Josh Holmes is on the path to becoming Team GB’s next Olympic hopeful after being crowned England Senior Development Championship king with victory over London titlist Jerome Campbell.

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Freya Bythell and Thea Cormack

Crewe hits hat-trick as Forest win the derby

Lisa Crewe hit a hat-trick as Pendle Forest made it six wins from six with a 6-1 derby success at Clitheroe and Blackburn on Saturday.

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