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9 min ago | Blackburn Citizen
A FEW years ago Kate Furer was a single mother with a drink problem, living on benefits with her disabled daughter.
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2 hrs ago | Burnley Express
A 13-year-old boy was one of 11 fans arrested during the Clarets' derby day clash with Blackburn Rovers.
3 hrs ago | Burnley Citizen
The suspect spent around three hours on the roofs of terraced properties in Empress Street, Albert Place and Fore Street, all in Lower Darwen.
4 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
EXTRA efforts have been pledged to bring 'superfast' broadband to parts of East Lancashire which are currently not destined to be reached by a A 130million communications initiative.
5 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen
FIVE friends on their way to a school play had racist abuse hurled at them in the street by a drunken couple.
Nigel Evans, the former deputy speaker of the House of Commons, will go on trial today accused of sexual offences against seven men.
Work on the A 4.2million centre in Craddock Road is now complete but the opening has been delayed by legal hold-ups.
Lancashire will benefit from A 3.84million of extra investment, which will support local broadband projects and help to ensure more households and businesses can enjoy much faster internet speeds.
THE former Tubbs building in Colne is set to be turned into a bar and restaurant after plans were approved.
YOUNG people in Burnley can get 'in the zone' with the unveiling of a new A 1.5million centre which they helped bring to life.
It is almost 35 years since the Clarets last tasted victory in an East Lancashire derby, but a win tomorrow will move them a step closer to a return to the Premier League.
A desperate Pendle daughter said she fears her poorly mum will starve to death if she does not get help soon.
HOGWARTS could take a tip or two from Darwen Vale High School students who have been learning the secret art of magic in their lunch breaks.
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will take on 100 apprentices, Blackburn with Darwen Council will hire 20, and Lancashire County Council will take on five.
EAST Lancashire firms are benefitting from the A 40million Pennine Reach scheme as new bus shelters have been produced in East Lancashire.
St Mary Magdalene's, in Wellfield Drive, and Holy Trinity, in Raglan Road, had laptops used by teachers and electronic notepads used by pupils, worth just under A 2,000, stolen.