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Forest make it third-time lucky in promotion hunt

Pendle Forest made it third time lucky as their perfect season resulted in promotion to Division One of the North Hockey Women’s League.

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Nicola Nuttall with her certificate for setting a record time as the fastest witch in the world. (s)

Fastest witch in the world

Pendle running ace Nicola Nuttall is now the fastest witch in the world.

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Pendle Forest first team

Forest up for national award

Pendle Forest Hockey Club’s first team have been shortlisted by England Hockey for Team of the Year.

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Joey Barton with Harry Johnson.

Family thanks Clarets star for spending time with patient during his last hours

The family of a Pendleside Hospice patient who died just six hours after spending time with Joey Barton has praised the Clarets midfielder for chatting to the 72-year-old Burnley fan.
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David Wheeler and Michael Bann

Running partners set for marathon debut

Fund-raising efforts for an intrepid pair of Pendle runners will be more of a marathon than a sprint when they take on London’s toughest test.

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Burnley 10k is under starter’s orders again

A host of Burnley Football Club stars have kicked off the countdown to one of Lancashire’s premier 10k events.

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Action from Pendle Forest's 5-1 play-off win over Boston Spa

Forest start play-offs with a convincing home victory

Pendle Forest started their play-off campaign with great intent as they beat Boston Spa – winners of North Division Two South East – 5-1 at Marsden Heights on Saturday.

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Kath Barton is set to complete her eighth and final 10k race at the age of 74

Grandmother racing ahead to complete her bucket list dreams

A grandmother is set to run her eighth and final 10k race as part of her "bucket list'' of dreams and challenges she wants to achieve.
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Towneley golf course

Towneley golf course under new ownership

The running of Towneley golf course has been transferred to Burnley Leisure.
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Molly Ralphson and Peter Stobbs (centre)

Trawden AC pair retain their Adventure Race Series title

Two members of Trawden AC – Molly Ralphson and Peter Stobbs – have clinched the Open 5 Adventure Race Series title for the second year in a row.

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The Pendle Pool League Team Knockout Final

Alexandra add knockout trophy to league title

Alexandra Snooker Club A are Pendle Pool League Team Knockout champions.

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Feathers won the Memorial Trophy Final

Feathers prevail in Memorial Trophy Final

Feathers and Shorthomers A were the protagonists in this year’s Pendle Pool League Memorial Trophy Final, played at Alexandra Snooker Club in Nelson.

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Grand National 2017

Grand National 2017: Another winner for racehorse owner Trevor Hemmings?

The Randox Health Grand National takes place on Saturday April 8.

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Annica Kelly and Mehrunnisa Majid, of Pendle Karate Club, Nelson, with their national medals. (s)

Karate kids scoop bronze

These karate kids delivered a pummelling of talent to land a trophy and medal.

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Burnley Tornados creating a real sporting storm

When it comes to American football, the UK has always adopted a somewhat sceptical stance.

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Dave Ryding

Ryding facing a fight for the British title

He may have a World Cup slalom podium to his name this year, but skier Dave Ryding is anticipating a fight to win at the Delancey British National Alpine Ski Championships this weekend in Tignes, France.

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Goody prevails on the pink in singles final

Goody prevails on the pink in singles final

The final of the Ronnie Laycock Singles competition was played to a finish on Monday at Ighten Leigh Social Club.

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Race ace David raring to go

Race ace David raring to go

Burnley-based racing driver, David Leniewski, is making final preparations for this year’s British Formula Vee Championships.

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Forest complete perfect season – now for the play-offs!

Forest complete perfect season – now for the play-offs!

Pendle Forest completed the perfect campaign as they won their re-arranged fixture at home to Lancaster 4-0 to finish the season with 22 wins from 22 games in the North Hockey Women’s League Division 2 North West, for the second-successive year.

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Karate kids at BEST

Karate kids have a belting good time

A globally renowned 8th Dan black belt kicked off a skills workshop for the area's karate kids.

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