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46 min ago | Blackburn Citizen
Elizabeth Bolton, 59, owned up to abusing her then position in a three-and-half year fraud, Burnley Crown Court heard Prosecutors said Bolton, then working 22 hours a week part-time, overpaid herself and to disguise the shortfall transferred money from one of two charity accounts held by the council into the authority's main account as the tax year ... (more)
5 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen
The 'Walk with an Angel' event was organised by the family of Darwen girl Vicky Harrison, who took her own life in 2010 at the age of 21 because she couldn't find a job.
8 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
CALLS for an urgent review of the lighting on East Lancashire's main motorway have increased after a fatal crash on Saturday.
10 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
A CONVOY of more than 40 vehicles which travelled from Blackburn to Bradford to raise awareness of the situation in Palestine has been hailed a success by organisers.
12 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
A YUMMY mummy from Blackburn is vying to win a national beauty contest after wowing judges in an online competition.
14 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire
A DRUNKEN woman is facing jail after she knocked out a police officer's teeth as she tried to calm down a rowdy gang.
15 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen
THE starting gun was yesterday fired on the licensing process that could bring fracking to East Lancashire residents doorsteps within five years.
A WOMAN who has returned to Darwen 50 years after emigrating to Australia has written a letter to the council complaining at the state of the town.
McCauley Cook, 18, was jailed for 4 years for pointing a gun at a shop worker in a brazen armed robbery and demanded just one packet of cigarettes and a bottle of WKD.
But yesterday scores of four legged friends and their owners made a special trip to raise money for Guide Dogs for the Blind.
PROPOSALS from MPs to step-up action to tackle 'sham marriages' have been welcomed following as string of trials in East Lancashire.
TWENTY of East Lancashire's best-loved parks have been awarded 'Green Flag' status - an accolade reserved only for the best green spaces in the country.
AN East Lancashire telecoms company is creating 20 jobs at its call centre to cope with growing demand for its services.
A JEALOUS sales operative changed his partner's sickness email to her boss, telling him she wasn't going in work because she was a horrible cheat, a court heard.
A Burnley taxi driver and dad-of-six who tried to rape a schoolgirl after forcing her into his car has failed in an appeal against conviction.
Grandmother, Little Girl and Xolo the dog have now sailed out of the city on the River Mersey in a special leaving ceremony.
A DISCOUNT business rates scheme has been drawn up to help traders and businesses in Burnley, Padiham and Hapton to pull away from the recession.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 05:44 pm
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