Tributes for well known Padiham chiropodist, sportsman and musician Peter

The brother of a chiropodist, who died at the age of 55, has paid tribute to him as a "sociable, caring and popular" person.

Fire crews spent two hours putting out a shed blaze over the weekend.

Firefighters battle shed blaze in early hours of morning

Firefighters are investigating the cause of a shed blaze in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Nelson Fire Station was targeted by thieves while crews were answering an emergency call

Callous raiders ransack fire station while crews answer emergency call

Firefighters, who spent four hours battling a house blaze last night, returned to their station to find it had been broken into.


Harley Davidson leads cavalcade of motorbikes on Pendle biker's final journey

Around 200 mourners and a cavalcade of 40 motorcycles today paid their last respects to biker Steven Browne.

Kimberley Thompson, director of Root Fifty Two, which is marking a decade in business with a fundraising drive for Pendleside Hospice

Company celebrates a decade in business with fundraising drive for Pendleside Hospice

A company is celebrating its 10th birthday with a series of fundraising events for Pendleside Hospice.

The Classic Vehicle Show takes place this Sunday at Towneley Park, Burnley

Classic car show rolling into Burnley

Sunday marks the annual Classic Car Show at Burnley's Towneley Park.

Fire crews were called to the scene of a house blaze in Nelson last night.

Fire crews called to late night house blaze in Nelson

Fire crews spent four hours at the scene of house blaze last night.

George and Patricia Owen plan to move from their home of five decades after their campaign to save a porch they built failed

Devastated couple plan to leave their Pendle home of 50 years after campaign to save porch fails

A couple have lost their battle to keep a porch they built on their home to make it feel safer after they were burgled.
A Harley Davidson that carried his father after his death four years ago will take Steven Browne on his final journey.

Harley Davidson will take Pendle biker killed in tragic accident on his final journey

A motorbike enthusiast, who rode pillion on a Harley Davidson to his father's funeral, has been killed in a tragic accident four years after dad's death.
Have you seen Aaliyah who has been missing for two days?

Police appeal for missing teenage girl

Police have put out an appeal to find a teenage girl who has not been since Monday.
Helen Robinson and her daughter Eleanor are taking part in a sponsored walk to raise awareness of Parkinson's disease.

Burnley wife's quest to raise awareness of disease that affects one in 500 in the UK

The devastating news that her husband had a life changing illness, that affects one in 500 people in the UK, was a hammer blow to Helen Robinson.

Revellers at Burnley's Drop the Beat music festival

Burnley music festival Drop the Beat a huge success

Music lovers flocked to the annual Drop the Beat music festival in Burnley on Saturday.

Neighbours in this Burnley street are well and truly World Cup ready

Burnley street gripped by World Cup fever

World Cup fever has well and truly arrived at this Burnley street!
Michael and Dawn in front of the Royal Academy of Arts where his painting is part of the 250th anniversary exhibition.

Pendle and Ribble Valley art teacher's work chosen for prestigious Royal Academy exhibition

A painting, which an artist started work on in 2001, is among the 250th exhibition at London's Royal Academy of Arts this summer.

One of the bands performs at this year's Brierfest

Brierfest music festival set to return in 2019 bigger than ever

A music festival, that raised almost £4,000 for charity in May, is set to return in 2019 bigger and better than ever.

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.
A champion bull at last year's Todmorden Agricultural Show.

Burnley village set to host popular agricultural show

A popular show will be held in Cliviger this weekend.

Flash has a break on one of his walks with Christine and Darren's grandson Matthew Brennan (12)

Coming out of his shell is a walk in the park for Burnley tortoise

Just when you thought you had seen it all, meet Flash the tortoise who loves nothing better than a walk in park!

Members of the band Pendlekraft which is planning a reunion gig 25 years after it split.

Band set to reunite 25 years after split

A band, made up of students and teachers from the same Burnley high school, is planning a reunion gig 25 years after it split.
A file has been passed to the coroner after a man was found hanged in Padiham.

Police release statement after man found hanged at football club

Police and paramedics were called to Padiham Football Club on Saturday morning after reports that a man had been found hanged.

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