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3 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
FORMER police chief Bob Eastwood has thrown his hat into the ring to become the Tory candidate for Blackburn MP at next year's general election.
7 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire
Police carried out a raid on a house in Whalley New Road at around 9.30am, where they found a quantity of cannabis.
Ten readers can apply on line to win exclusive photo shoots, which will form part of the new "Signature portrait series".
A NEW 'home from home' is being created at Burnley Mechanics - as the Lancashire Telegraph reveals details of its first major makeover for 35 years.
DARWEN MP Jake Berry has withdrawn comments he made at a public meeting claiming the council is to spend A 1million on a new war memorial in Blackburn.
A HILL farmer from Rossendale accused of driving his tractor at a police officer neighbour and hitting him in the leg as part of a lengthy dispute has seen all charges against him dropped.
EAST Lancashire health chiefs have raised concerns about the apparent reluctance of Asian women to attend rehab sessions after suffering a heart attack.
The Freemasons at Wiswell was ranked 41st in the Good Food Guide's Top 50 Restaurants, and Northcote in Langho came in 49th.
THE owner of a specialised machinery firm has offered to cut grass in Darwen Cemetery for a day free of charge.
A VISUAL tribute has been paid to a former Blackburn with Darwen Council boss at one of the North West's biggest tourism events.
AN EAST Lancashire college will be teaching pupils to recognise the signs of depression and other mental health issues in the coming academic year.
The beneficiaries of Scottish independence will not be ordinary people but the shareholders of the country's most profitable private companies, Gordon Brown has said.
Campaigners insist that the Mary Towneley Loop, created in 1996 with a A 1.8million Sport England grant, would be significantly compromised by no fewer than three separate schemes between Rossendale, Burnley and Calderdale.
Older people's charity Royal Voluntary Service and Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is working in partnership to develop an on-ward service to improve the wellbeing of older patients during their stay.
BLACKBURN'S controversial Islamic Olive Primary School is to get a new, purpose-built home cost over five million pounds The Tauheedul Trust has applied for planning permission to construct a two storey complex on Meins Road in Beardwood next to its high-flying girls academy.
Three crews - two from Colne and one from Nelson - were called to the scene at around 7-45pm, where they were faced with a well developed blaze with flames coming out the window.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 08:00 am
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