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A great year for Building Bridges in Burnley

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Staff and residents at Cravenside Care Home enjoy their new Christmas tree

Magical Christmas tree gift

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Woman glassed ex's mother in bar brawl

Crime
The couple were rescued on Sunday evening

Lost couple rescued from Pendle Hill

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Appeal to trace quad bike rider following accident

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Firm's generous gift giveaway - nominations needed

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Final lap for Roy after 52 years of coaching

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Silence on Virgin deal

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The baby was reported to have been born at Royal Preston Hospital weighingsix pounds and 12 ounces.

Ex-football star Clarke Carlisle welcomes baby daughter

Health
Union leaders are urging Sir Richard Branson to intervene

Branson urged to meet unions over Virgin West Coast pay row as strikes loom

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Branson urged to meet unions over Virgin West Coast pay row as strikes loom

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Researchers suggested that momentary distraction is a common contributor to road traffic deaths

Full moons can increase likelihood of fatal motor bike crashes

Transport
Shhh. No mobiles of headphones

Future of quiet carriages on trains under scrutiny after passenger palaver

Transport
Passenger watchdog Transport Focus compared the news to "a chill wind" blowing down platforms

Rail passengers to be hit by hike in train fares

Transport

Woman glassed ex's mother in bar brawl

Crime
Greater Manchester Police said three men, aged 23, 20 and 18, and a 20-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Five quizzed over suspected murder of three children who died after house fire

Crime
Lancashire has fewer roads officers, says a report

Lancashire Police vow as nationwide alcohol breath tests see dramatic fall

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Businessman smashed love rival's Audi with spanners

Crime

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

Winter Wonderland spectacular attracts 4,000 visitors

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Mrs Wood surrounded by some of her pupils during her farewell assembly from St Michael and All Angels Primary School in Foulridge

Staff and parents say sad goodbye to much respected headteacher

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Bookworm Erin Jarvis is a reading champ. (s)

Colne bookworm strikes gold in reading challenge

Education

Silence on Virgin deal

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The council will meet on Thursday at County Hall.

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health
Council leader Coun Geoff Driver

£7m cuts to council services

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Ashley Highfield

New reporters 'to hold local councils to account'

Business
John Asquith, Operations Manager of Preston Bus

£1m boost for county bus services

News

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education
Council leader Coun Geoff Driver

£7m cuts to council services

News
The Oraefajokull volcano

Monitoring stepped up at dangerous Iceland volcano

Environment
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

Will it be a white Christmas? Here are odds of snow falling when the big day rolls around

Environment

Silence on Virgin deal

News
The baby was reported to have been born at Royal Preston Hospital weighingsix pounds and 12 ounces.

Ex-football star Clarke Carlisle welcomes baby daughter

Health
Men are also more susceptible to complications

Enormous televisions and reclining chairs recommended in fight against man flu

Health
Peppa Pig is broadcast in more than 180 countries

Peppa Pig blamed for 'inappropriate use of Primary Care Services'

Arts
The council will meet on Thursday at County Hall.

Council recruitment drive follows criticism by Ombudsman.

Health