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9 min ago | News and Star
National Grid wants feedback on its plans to connect a planned nuclear power station near Sellafield into the electricity network and export power generated by other north west energy projects.
4 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
BLACKBURN'S Royal Mail Delivery Office will be opening on Sundays from this week as part of a pilot scheme.
8 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen
The youngster made a special guest appearance at a showcase event for his old music school on Sunday, a day after being watched on the small screen by millions nationwide.
11 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
COUNTY council highways bosses have confirmed that East Lancashire is set to share in a A 1million fund to improve road safety over the next two years.
11 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
A BURNLEY nightclub has closed its doors for the final time after 14 years in the town, but is set to be replaced by a 'unique concept' as part of a A 200,000 makeover.
11 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen
A BLACKBURN councillor has called on drivers to 'end their ignorance' after bin collections were aband-oned because of badly-parked cars.
12 hrs ago | Chorley Citizen
A PRESTIGIOUS private school in the Ribble Valley has hailed the biggest influx of new students in the last 20 years.
15 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen
Police are appealing for information on John Ritchie who was last seen in Wharfdale Avenue, in Brierfield, on Sunday afternoon at around 3pm.
15 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk
Ian Bailey, borough manager for Bolton, will be leaving his post at Bolton Central Fire Station today to oversee Greater Manchester Fire Service's biggest patch - Bury, Oldham, and in the near future Rochdale.
19 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
Josh, 29, who works with his new wife Emma, 27, at Avondale Primary School, warmed up for his wedding day by completing a 5k run with his vicar dad just 90 minutes before the service.
In a letter to MP Graham Jones, the fund's government and parliamentary relations manager Hannah Sierp said Hyndburn would be the focus of development staff looking to fund projects in the area.
Joe Slater, chairman of Blackburn with Darwen Clinical Commissioning Group , said: "I encourage members of the public to come to our governing body meetings.
THE heroics of the Accrington Pals will be marked with a special concert exactly 100 years to the day after the battalion marched through the town to show their support for the war effort.
THE latest information and developments in Multiple Sclerosis will be highlighted to people affected by the condition on Thursday, September 11, when the Blackburn with Darwen and Hyndburn branch of the MS Society hosts two special guests.
The TUC said that seeing more employers paying the living wage would help 'tackle the growing scourge of in-work poverty and make big inroads into closing what it sees as the scandalous 34 per cent part-time gender pay gap.'
Campaigners led by photographer Mick Duckworth, from Shadsworth, had been hoping around 200 people would turn up at the decaying War Memorial wing on Saturday morning.
Paul Calvert, 55, had been given an anti-social behaviour order previously for causing trouble with people living nearby in Maple Bank, off Ridge Avenue, Pennine Magistrates' Court was told.
A WOMAN has been jailed for three years after causing the death of Tom Bannister, whose family founded the Boundary Mill retail chain in Colne.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 11:09 pm
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