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Open garden event at stunning Ribble Valley home

The owners of one of the Ribble Valley's most picturesque homes are opening their gardens to the public.

Chiropodist Peter Whittaker, who has died at the age of 55.

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.

Marden admitted two counts of police assault on June 3rd.

Clitheroe teenager who assaulted two police men escapes with fine

A Clitheroe teenager who attacked two police officers on a drunken night out escaped with a £200 fine – because magistrates don’t want him to mix with criminals.

Al fresco

VOTE: Where are the best al fresco restaurants in Lancashire?

This heat wave offers the perfect opportunity to eat outside.
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.

The commission has encouraged more affordable housing to be constructed in the North West in the 2020s.

Housing commission report calls for affordable homes in the North West

After taking input from more than 60 prominent organisations and individuals, a new report has called on housing associations in the North to tackle the region's budding housing crisis.

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.

Natalie Haythornthwaite receives her Netball Superleague Fans' Player of the Season award

Natalie named Superleague Fans’ player of the year

Barrowford’s Commonwealth Games gold medallist Natalie Haythornthwaite has earned more silverware after being named the Vitality Netball Superleague Fans’ Player of the Season.

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Louise Dunn, Katie Wharton and Sonia Tabassum, of the Infant Feeding Team at Lancashire Care. (s)

NHS celebrating breast-feeding in support of mums

Lancashire health professionals will celebrate breast-feeding with a series of events which support mums.

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.

Salterforth villagers are unhappy with the proposals. (s)

Residents' anger at plans to build new homes in Salterforth

Angry residents have voiced concerns about "overcrowding" over plans to build 34 new homes in Salterforth, which they claim will "destroy" their village.


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.

Burnley FC striker Chris Wood celebrates scoring at Turf Moor to enhance his side's already impressive home record.

Turf More: Burnley FC home record one of Premier League's best

New analysis of the home record of every 92 Premier League and Football League team since the start of the 2008/09 season has revealed which teams fare best in familiar environments, with Turf Moor amongst the UK's most impenetrable stadia.
Ann Waddington, Lady Captain Cheryl Barnes, holding the Charity Shield, and Tina Fishwick

Tina claims Dora Riddiough Trophy at Colne Golf Club

Colne Golf Club ladies competed for the Dora Riddiough Trophy, the first major of the season.

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Clitheroe woman Susan Ashworth will be sentenced next month

Ex-school bursar admits stealing £100k

A former bursar from Clitheroe has admitted she stole around £100,000 from a primary school.

K-Klass. (s)

Top-class DJ act heading to Beatherder

The grainy video of K-Klass’ joyous floorfiller Let Me Show You, paints an austere image of life in the north west of England in the 1990s.

Stuart and Luke Aidrie with captain Ian Magill and president Steve Mortimer

Father and son keep it in the family on Captain’s Day at Ghyll Golf Club

There was a ‘keep it in the family’ feel to Ian Magill’s Captain’s Day at Ghyll.

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Strike action is planned for tomorrow

No trains between Clitheroe and Blackburn on Saturday

Northern Rail is calling on all customers to plan their travel carefully tomorrow due to RMT strike action that will affect the Northern network.

Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw.

Commissioner's Action Fund funds £70,000-worth of community projects across Lancashire

A charity fund set up by Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner has awarded almost £70,000 to small local groups to fund a range of community projects across the county.
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.

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