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Nominations still being taken for generous gift giveaway

Anybody wishing to nominate a child for a special Christmas gift courtesy of a kind Pendle firm has until Monday.

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Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Win tickets to see Star Wars: The Last Jedi

The latest film in the Star Wars saga has finally landed at cinemas and you could be going to watch it for free.
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Ben Blackburn with the VR headsets

Firm's generous gift giveaway - nominations needed

A Pendle firm wants to make Christmas that little bit extra special this year with a generous gift giveaway.
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Beverley Saville

Police appeal for missing woman

Police are appealing for the public’s help in tracking down a missing Burnley woman.
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Mayor of Burnley Coun. Howard Baker, ELHT Chairman Professor Eileen Fairhurst, Mrs Rokiya Layer, Senior Sister Vikki McLoughlin and Consultant Vascular Surgeon Mr Rob Salaman at the opening of the new Lancashire Elective Centre (s)

New hospital unit gets mayor's seal of approval

The state-of the-art Lancashire Elective Centre at Burnley General Teaching Hospital has been officially opened.
Health
New buses will help transform travel in many rural areas

Improved bus routes on their way

New bus routes starting in Lancashire next week will see public transport restored to a number of villages, and more frequent services across Burnley, Pendle and the Ribble Valley.

Transport
The silver goblet, presented to Burnley Football Club in 1883

BFC goblet makes £3,200 at auction

A silver goblet, presented to Burnley Football Club in 1883 to mark their victory over The Ramblers of Burnley, has sold at auction for £3,200.

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Police thanked the public for their help

Missing Burnley girl found

A Burnley girl missing since last night has been found.

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Teigan Bateman

Urgent appeal for missing Burnley girl

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of missing a missing 12-year-old girl.

Crime
A drug consumption room in Sydney

Call for legal drug-taking rooms in Burnley

Burnley is being urged to consider opening rooms where drug users can inject safely in an attempt to tackle rising drug-related deaths.

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PCCU Credit Controller Julie at the new branch in SPE Furnishings, Burnley.

Credit Union gives out 30,000th loan

Pennine Community Credit Union is showing its worth to the people of Burnley and Pendle following another set of successful year-end results.

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The Kilchoman Estate with Machir Bay in the distance.

Travel: Lossit Cottage, Islay, Scotland

"On a clear day you can see Northern Ireland from Islay."
Lifestyle
Harry Kane, Romelu Lukaku and Sergio Aguero, will they feature in your squad this weekend?

Express Fantasy Football: Win a meal-for-two this month

At last! No international football until March means we can now all get down to what really matters - non-stop Fantasy Football...for four whole months.

Football
Carrice Dickinson

Inspiring Carrice scoops prestigious award

“Every hospice needs a Carrice.”

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Crews were called from Burnley and Colne

Fire crews tackle outbuilding blaze

Firefighters from Burnley and Colne were called out to a large outbuilding blaze yesterday.

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Runners take part in this years Burnley 10k

Burnley 10k handed sponsorship boost

Burnley’s popular 10k road race has been handed a major sponsorship boost.
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Towneley Park

Towneley Park needs your votes

Towneley Park is in the running to be named the UK’s favourite local park.

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Revellers enjoy this year's Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival

Blues Festival to return for 2018

Colne Town Council is to forge ahead with plans for the Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival to come back to town in 2018.
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Gary Fletcher

Burnley man convicted of killing partner

A 35-year-old man, described by police as "cold, callous and cruel", has been convicted of killing a woman in Burnley.
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