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Burnley and Pendle film night premiere

Fascinating films from Burnley and Pendle history, including the Clarets taking on the Busby Babes, are to be shown to the public next month.

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Bakery supremo Bill Oddie with Prince Charles when he visited the firm to mark its 100th anniversary

"True gentleman" tribute for Burnley born bakery boss Bill

A sports club chairman has paid tribute to bakery boss Bill Oddie who has died aged 76.

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A grill pan blaze at a house in Trawden had been put out by the time fire crews arrived.

One casualty after pan fire at house

A grill pan blaze at a house had been put out by the time firefighters arrived on the scene on Sunday evening.

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Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson has paid his own tribute to  bakery owner Bill Oddie who has died at the age of 76

MP's personal tribute for well known Nelson bakery boss

An MP has paid tribute to well known bakery boss Mr Bill Oddie who has died at the age of 76.

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Police are looking into an arson attack in the early hours of the morning in Nelson.

Police probe suspected arson attack

Police are investigating a suspected arson attack on a car in Nelson.

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Firefighters used 10 litres of foam to put a car fire out on Saturday

Victim treated for burns at scene of car fire

A casualty had to be treated for burns at the scene of a car fire in Earby on Saturday.

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Theft of essential equipment from mountain rescue team in Burnley

Heartless thieves have stolen valuable equipment vital to a local mountain rescue team.

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John Rickard

Tributes to Burnley film-maker and artist

Tributes have been paid to a respected Burnley film-maker and artist whose work captured evocative memories of his hometown over many years.

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Some of the Blessed Trinity students during their charity bag pack

Burnley students bag pack in honour of their brave pal Ethan

Classmates gave up their Sunday to help raise funds for a charity set up in memory of one of their friends.

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Bill Oddie, who has died at the age of 76, with his daughter Lara who works as marketing director for the family business.

Death of well known Nelson bakery boss

The man  at the helm of one of East Lancashire's best known bakerys has died at the age of 76.

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Big Brexit Survey

BIG BREXIT SURVEY: Half of people in the UK think we would be better off economically in Europe

More than half of people in the UK think we would be better off economically in Europe - and a majority want to stick with the Single Market.

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Stately home

Where are the best historic halls and stately homes in Lancashire?

The county has many halls and stately homes which carry historical interest.

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Police were called

Kirkby couple sentenced for bus shelter sex session

A Kirkby couple who hit the headlines after they were filmed having sex in a bus shelter have been sentenced for outraging public decency.

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The old Burnley Grammar School

Historic Burnley building to be transformed through ambitious project

A Burnley businessman is helping breathe new life into one of the town's most iconic buildings.
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Police are asking householders to be more vigilant after a rash of burglaries over the last two months.

Police launch appeal after spate of burglaries across Burnley, Pendle and Ribble Valley

Police have urged householders to be vigilant after a spate of break-ins across Burnley, Pendle and the Ribble Valley in the past two months.

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Molly hands over a cheque for 760 to Ethan's dad Andrew after  completing her haircut challenge.

Caring Burnley teenager's sacrifice is tribute for her lifelong friend

A teenager, who sacrificed her crowning glory in honour of her childhood friend who died after contracting the deadly sepsis bug, is the pride of her family and school.

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Susan Ashworth is awaiting her fate.

Case against bursar who stole £140,000 from school is adjourned

A former bursar who stole more than £140,000 from a primary school is still awaiting her fate after a delay in legal proceedings over the sums of money involved in the case.

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Ready to set off: Barty Bear with playgroup members, Mothers Union supporters, families, and walk organisers from the church walking group.

Colne toddlers raise £600 with three-mile sponsored walk

A Colne-based toddlers' group enjoyed a lovely trip to Barley as they did a three-mile sponsored walk along the Pendle Sculpture Trail to raise funds for the playgroup.
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Jackie Johnson raised 1,300 for Pendleside Hospice at a race night in memory of her husband Harry who died last year.

Colne charity night held in honour of racing fan Harry

A race night held in memory of Harry Johnson, a year since he died, raised £1,300 for Pendleside Hospice.

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