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DETECTIVES investigating a rape in Colne from earlier in the year are re-appealing for information and have released an Evofit image of a man they are looking to speak to in connection with the offence.
Lights were torn from the 25 feet tall tree, at the junction of Manchester Road and Southwood Drive, and branches on the tree were snapped and ripped away.
A drunken husband who stabbed his wife to death after she mocked the size of his manhood has been cleared of murder.
AN historic printing machine at the side of the main road in Darwen has been spruced up, thanks to Crown Paints.
An inquest has heard that Nigel Maude killed his wife Judith and stepped in front of a train A man who killed his wife and stepped in front of a train had financial worries about his mother going into care, an inquest has heard.
The Blackburn fighter scooped the vacant World Kickboxing Association - 40kg belt for 11 to 14 year-olds, after beating Bacup youngster Harry Hart at the Poplar Working Men's Club in Accrington.
LANCASHIRE'S '50 Plus Assembly' is calling for the establishment of a national Older People's Commissioner for England, similar to the existing one for children.
Faith groups, teachers and also representatives of major teaching unions, have joined with Burnley Council to oppose the plan The proposed school, which could open with as few as 60 pupils next September, at a projected cost of A 5million, would be funded from a budget currently allocated to existing schools and colleges in the town.
The birds have been keeping residents awake at night, and have been spotted popping to fast food restaurants for their dinner.
A WOMAN has been jailed for more than five years, after she was said to have lured a teenager back to a house, where she repeatedly knifed him as he was subjected to a planned, masked robbery.
Lee Heath Jones, of Hazel Avenue, Darwen, was found guilty after a three-day trial of stealing electrical items and cash from a house.
LANCASHIRE county council has defended plans to cut the number of homecare providers to the disabled and elderly amid fears the change will reduce choice and quality.
WITH Christmas fast approaching, many of us are stocking our cupboards with festive treats - but food poverty in the region continues to be a problem and the Lancashire Telegraph is urging readers to back local foodbanks in time for the big day.
Government plans for the pension age to be increased has seen fears from teachers and unions that education will suffer.
As part of the tour, eight cadets from Accrington's 1035 Air Training Corps, two from Burnley and one from Blackburn, reflected on the loss suffered by the region's most well known regiment.
Of the county's 10 authorities analysed by the British Pest Control Association , Bury responded to 2,062 incidents in 2011-12.