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Serious smash on busy Burnley road

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Some of the Woodfield Nursery School children during the Christmas Concert.

Nelson nursery's "lovely" Christmas Concert

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Deputy Team Leader for CBMRT David Cross receives the vehicle from Andy Bradshaw at RMRT

Lancashire-based mountain rescue team steps in to help colleagues devastated by fire

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Christmas can be like a scene fromNational Lampoons Christmas Vacation

The common and not so common injuries sustained at Christmas

Offbeat

Attempted stone theft the latest in long list of offenses for Nelson man

Crime

Police arrest sex offender

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Motorists warned to avoid Burnley road following serious crash

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Police appeal for sex offender's whereabouts

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Police are still at the scene of the attempted break-in.

Attempted break in at Burnley Tesco Express store

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Defendant Zydrunas Urnezius was banned from driving for three years in 2016.

Twice-banned Nelson drink-driver caught behind the wheel whilst disqualified

Crime

Motorists warned to avoid Burnley road following serious crash

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Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport
Problems with ice are also being reported on the M65 between junctions 5 and 6.

Ice warning for Lancashire drivers

Transport

Nelson nursery's "lovely" Christmas Concert

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The charitable children with their Mission Christmas 2017 collection.

Mission Christmas 2017: Generous Nelson children donate 200 gifts for disadvantaged kids

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Christmas calf show at Myerscough College

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education
Young people are taking out substantial loans to pay for courses without much effective help and advice

Spending watchdog raises 'mis-selling' concern over university degree courses

Education

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Picket line outside Preston

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport
"ATM deserts" could be created

Link says it is 'committed to maintaining geographical coverage of free ATMs'

Business

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

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County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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County Coun Geoff Driver, leader of Lancashire County Council

County Council leader Geoff Driver calls for auditors to investigate payments of £.5m council health and wellbeing grants

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Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

Silence on Lancashire County Council's health contract with Virgin

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The council will meet on Thursday at County Hall.

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health

Most Britons think amount of waste generated at Christmas 'unacceptable'

Environment
Many Britons  are still nervous about clearing snow for fear of getting punished

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should NEVER use

Environment
County Coun Gina Dowding

Councils must take action to prevent future flooding in Lancashire says Green councillor

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The regulator said it wants suppliers to "go the extra mile" and take firmer action on tackling leaks

Water watchdog vows to cut bills for households in England and Wales

Environment

The common and not so common injuries sustained at Christmas

Offbeat
Current guidelines recommend that an alcohol-free childhood is best

Under age drinking warning as study finds sixth of parents let young drink at 14

Health

Chemo boost for Burnley General Hospital

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Be prepared for those questions

How to answer 9 of the most challenging questions kids love to ask

Health
Coun Peter Britcliffe, Chairman of the county council's Health Scrutiny Committee

Council to monitor progress on reducing county's high suicide rate

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