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Prince George school attack plotter from Nelson jailed

An Islamic State supporter who called for an attack on Prince George has been jailed for life with a minimum of 25 years.
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Some 400 people turned out for the Midnight Memories Walk

Burnley awash with pink as Midnight Memories Walk marks hospice's 30th anniversary

Burnley town centre was awash with a sea of pink t-shirts as Pendleside Hospice embarked on their Midnight Memories Walk to celebrate the hospice’s 30th anniversary.

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Colne Cricket Club is hosting the event

Huge Colne fan park to screen England World Cup semi-final

A huge fan park will be set up in Colne for England’s Semi-Final against Croatia..

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Beat-Herder Festival

Beat-Herder Festival sells out

Beat-Herder Festival has officially sold out.

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Hairdresser Simon Townley. Photo: Bytomw.com

Burnley hairdresser tackles England boss ahead of huge World Cup clash

England manager Gareth Southgate will be looking a cut above during tomorrow's huge World Cup quarter-final with Sweden thanks to a Burnley hairdresser.
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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.
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Chemotherapy Unit staff at Royal Blackburn Hospital

Hospital charity appeal hits £250,000 milestone

The official charity for East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust has thanked public, patients and staff for their generosity as fundraising donations for its £1 Million Appeal have soared to £250,000 in a just a few months.
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Jeramiah Ferrari

Huge Read gin and music festival will prove just the tonic for charity

An inaugural outdoor gin, beer and music festival is hoping to raise thousands for charity.

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Burnley Rotary President Neil Beecham and Donald George presenting the cheque to Pendleside Hospice trustee Nicola Alden

Burnley rotary members club together for hospice fundraiser

Burnley Rotary Club got into the swing of things as it raised £3,250 for Pendleside Hospice
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CCTV appeal: Knife-wielding robber targets Burnley store

CCTV appeal: Knife-wielding robber targets Burnley store

Police are appealing for witnesses after a shopkeeper was threatened with a knife during a terrifying robbery in Burnley.
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Road closures announced for Burnley 10k

Road closures announced for Burnley 10k

The countdown is on to the Asda Foundation Burnley 10K which will bring thousands of runners and spectators to the town next month.

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Police are appealing for witnesses

Man sleeping on bench assaulted in Burnley

Police are appealing for information after a man was brutally assaulted on a bench in Burnley.

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The Pathetix

Pendle punk duo back on the scene

A pair of Pendle punk pioneers are making noise once again following a three-decade hiatus.
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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.
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The Burnley FC Tube Map

Next stop: History of Burnley Football Club

The history of Burnley Football Club has been turned into a London Underground style map.
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England fans during the trouble in Marseille in 2016

Football hooligans from Burnley hit with World Cup travel ban

A total of 39 football yobs from the Burnley area have had their passports confiscated as police clamp down on potential violence ahead of the World Cup.
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Police are appealing for witnesses

Teen robbed at knifepoint in Burnley park

Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenager was robbed at knifepoint in a park in Burnley.

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Queen Street Mill

Renovation scheme for iconic Burnley landmark

A major renovation scheme is being planned for an iconic Burnley landmark to ensure its long term future.
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Organisers Brad Pounder, Ju Smith and Liam Kilbride

Tickets on sale for returning Burnley festival

Tickets are now on sale for the highly anticipated return of Briercliffe Festival.

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Beat-Herder is one of the festival highlights of the year

Competition: Win Beat-Herder tickets

The barmy but beautiful Beat-Herder Festival has applied the finishing touches to its lineup as it prepares for yet another weekend of madness.

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