Debut season to remember for Pendle Forest

Pendle Forest Under 12 girls have had a great first season in the North Valley And Burnley Unity Youth League, completing a league and cup double.

Anni Smith

Police search for missing girl

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing girl.
Johann Berg Gudmundsson

Gudmundsson injured creating Icelandic and Clarets history

Johann Beg Gudmundsson was forced off injured after becoming the first Claret to play at a World Cup Finals in 36 years.

Missed opportunity for Barritt at Rally Italia

Missed opportunity for Barritt at Rally Italia

Daniel Barritt and Elfyn Evans missed an opportunity at this weekend’s Rally Italia Sardegna – having the speed to challenge for another top result, before a small but costly mistake halted their charge through the early stages.

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Police are dealing with an incident

Bridge incident on M65

An ongoing incident on a bridge is currently causing long delays on the M65 motorway.

Johann Berg Gudmundsson

Gudmundsson creates Clarets history

Winger Johann Berg Gudmundsson will create history as the first Claret to appear at a World Cup Finals since 1982.
Anders Lindegaard

Why the pressure on England? You’re just not that good! - says Clarets keeper

Anders Lindegaard believes the pressure put on England and their goalkeepers hasn’t helped the Three Lions at previous tournaments.

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Trippier ready for World Cup challenge

Former Clarets defender Kieran Trippier has come a long way since watching the last World Cup at his family home.

Linda Barrowclough is taking on a 10,000ft skydive for charity. (s)

Sky's the limit for Colne-based director Linda

An employee of a Colne-based company will take fund-raising to daring heights when she skydives from 10,000ft.

War Horse

Never forget the power of War Horse

Damnation has never been so visually stunning.
Theatre and Comedy
Owen (Sion Alun Davies) and Cadi John (Sian Reese-Williams) in Hidden, the new Welsh police drama on BBC4

Hidden - Cracking crime capers from Cymru

A few years ago, the big new trend on TV was Scandi-noir.


EastEnders actor Leslie Grantham has died aged 71

Eastenders actor Leslie Grantham, famous for playing 'Dirty' Den Watts, has died aged 71.
Credit: Cats Protection. (s)

Animal charity's plea for help in East Lancashire

Shirley Chisnall is championing the animal lover's life ahead of the opening of a new Cats Protection branch in East Lancashire.
Burnley Reel Cinema

Competition: Win tickets to Burnley's Reel Cinema

East Lancashire Newspapers has once again teamed up with Burnley's Reel Cinema to offer readers the chance to win a pair of film tickets.
Police appeal

Police hunting man with Burnley and Pendle links for prison recall

Police are appealing for information about a man who is wanted on recall to prison.

The Samaritans charity bookstall, that was targeted by raiders, and (inset) branch director Victoria Haworth.

Colne charity workers' thanks to customers who rallied support after book stall theft

Charity workers have been touched by the outpouring of sympathy, support and help following a shocking theft at their bookstall.
Workshop leader Jennifer Brown with participant Laura Longworth. (s)

REVIEW: Creative Writing For Beginners; Burnley College

Creative Burnley people can let their imaginations soar thanks to a new series of writing workshops.

The World Cup in Russia got underway yesterday.

'I'd rather give up alcohol for a year' - UK's World Cup fans not keen on Russia 2018

With England internationals going as far as to tell their family not to travel to the World Cup in Russia which kicked off yesterday, a new study has revealed that 69% of UK fans said you would have to pay them to attend the tournament due to concerns around safety and discrimination.
Beer enthusiast Katie.

Beer enthusiast to judge at World Beer Awards

A local beer writer and BBC Radio Lancashire beer enthusiast is judging at the World Beer Awards in London.

Lancashire sees 67 million visitors pour in each year

LISTINGS: Your 2018 summer guide to what's on in Lancashire - including festivals, shows, gigs and places to stay

Lancashire is heating up for a sensational summer with an array of festivals, shows and gigs in the line-up.
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