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1 hr ago | Lancashire Telegraph

Litter worry as Sudell bins cut down to size

Sudell councillor Roy Davies says litter bins outside Olive Lane Stores and the Premier Convenience Store on the corner of Anyon Street and Walmsley Street have been changed for ones half the size.

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5 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen

East Lancs Asda stores to get lifesaving heart machines

Six Asda stores in East Lancashire are set to be presented with a public access defibrillator and will train store colleagues in CPR in the coming weeks.

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6 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen

Blackburn nursery boss demands action over hostel users shouting and swearing

Nursery manager Chantelle de la Croix is complaining about the behaviour of some of the people who use the nearby Salvation Army hostel THE deaf and mute manager of a Blackburn nursery has called for action to tackle drunks fighting and swearing outside the nearby Salvation Army hostel.

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7 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

East Lancs benefits cheat facing being made homeless

A PENSIONER from Padiham is facing being made homeless after being convicted of a 10-year housing benefit scam - for a property he part-owned.

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7 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

Peace scarf set to go on display for Burnley vigil

A PEACE scarf is set to go on public display as anti-nuclear campaigners stage their annual vigil in Burnley town centre.

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7 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

Plea for A 15.5m to transform eye care at Burnley General Hospital

A NEW eye care unit at Burnley General Hospital would help avoid overcrowded waiting rooms and 'poor' out-of-hours facilities, government ministers are being told.

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8 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen

East Lancs dangerous dog owners urged to attend police - surgery'

The purpose of the event at Greenbank Station, in Blackburn, on Wednesday from noon to 8pm is to educate people about the recent changes in dog legislation and to provide help and advice to dog owners who have questions or concerns about the breed of their dog.

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10 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

Mum-of-two suffers life-changing injuries after being hit by banned Blackburn driver

A MOTHER suffered life-changing injuries after a disqualified driver crashed into her car as she was waiting to pull away from outside a post office.

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13 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

I regret my actions, says sex case police officer

A POLICE officer who allegedly ignored calls because he was having sex on duty has admitted 'my career has come to an end'.

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14 hrs ago | Burnley Citizen

Noise Nuisance: Council seizes music system from East Lancs woman

Hyndburn Council said it had previously issued an abatement notice on Blaize Young, of Yeadon Close, Church after reports of unacceptable noise levels from her house.

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17 hrs ago | Burnley Citizen

East Lancs GBH slab man jailed for six years

THE victim of a 'ferocious' revenge attack thought he was going to die when a Burnley man threatened to bring a paving slab crashing down on his head, a court heard.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Wirral Globe

Police release CCTV of man wanted in connection with ongoing enquiry

POLICE in West Yorkshire have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an ongoing enquiry.

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Wharfedale Observer

Scouts from Menston have just returned from their half-term adventures in the Forest of Bowland.

Among the many adventures were a mountain biking trip to Gisburn Forest, requiring much skill and 'bottle', a daring climb and then leap from a telegraph pole, orienteering, a zip wire and air rifle shooting.

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Theboltonnews.co.uk

Women wanted to champion female fitness

A RALLYING call has been sounded to find six passionate women - one from each of the borough's towns - willing to champion female fitness.

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Blackburn Citizen

East Lancs fundraisers launch new onesie charity walk

IT was a case of 'onesie for the money, two for the show' when hundreds of walkers paraded across East Lancashire in their favourite leisurewear.

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Wigan Today

Woman killed in collision is named

Emergency services were called to Ormskirk Road in Wigan at about 12.45am on Sunday 20 July 2014, to reports of a collision between a pedestrian and two taxis.

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Lancashire Telegraph

Drunken lout spoils tragic Colne teenager's vigil

A DRUNKEN lout caused a disturbance and made threats at a reservoir vigil for a Colne teenager who had drowned there days before, a court heard.

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Lancashire Telegraph

UPDATED: East Lancs teen dies on her birthday in tragic crash

A 17-YEAR-old girl died on her birthday when the car she was travelling in hit a stone wall yesterday.

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Blackburn Citizen

Caring Blackburn father-of-two loses lifelong cancer battle

Samuel Taylor, an avid Spurs fan, had suffered from Crohn's disease since he was a child.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Burnley Citizen

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Barrowford's Got Talent, Barrowford Primary School, Barrowford.

On Thursday around 150 parents, friends and villagers packed into the school as judges rated 16 acts from across the school.

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