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1 hr ago | Burnley Citizen
A BURNLEY solicitor has been struck off after a tribunal found she misused more than A 400,000 of her clients' money to prop up her struggling firm.
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5 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
A DARWEN company preparing to open to the public tomorrow suffered a setback after being hit by an arson attack.
THE number of adults and children being provided with emergency food in Lancashire has contributed to a 238 per cent rise across the North West.
It will open later this year at the former Blackburn Rovers Sports Arena off Bolton Road, next door to Darwen Vale High School.
THE countdown is on to the local council elections on May 22 and Labour has announced the four candidates who will be contesting seats in Prestwich and Whitefield.
POSTCARDS and letters sent home from the trenches by Lancashire soldiers during the World War One have gone on display.
LOVING tributes have been paid to an 'immensely popular and well known' golfer who died on Sunday after being thrown from his bicycle.
A TRADITIONAL morris dance which was saved from going out of existence after 158 years is set to make a comeback this weekend with a new leader at the helm.
A HOUSE exploded after being 'packed with flammables' in a suspected arson attack on a quiet estate in Clayton-le-Moors.
A KNIFEWOMAN in a pink onesie arrested on a Burnley street was said to have earlier sent threatening texts to a woman after a dispute, a court heard.
Across England more than seven million patients will benefit from the new measures, in which surgeries will offer access to GPs outside normal hours and by methods including phone, email and Skype.
BARRISTER and Ribble Valley councillor Ken Hind has backed his MP Nigel Evans's call for anonymity to be granted to defendants in sex abuse cases as well as victims.
Sacred Heart Primary in Blackburn initially faced closure because of possibly losing students to the new Olive Islamic School, which has space for more than 600 pupils.
The figure 96, made up of fans scarves, fills the centre circle before the Hillsborough 25th Anniversary Memorial Service at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool, England, Tuesday April 15. Photo / AP Scarves donated by football clubs across the world were laid out in the center circle at Anfield, forming the shape of the number "96'' beneath a clear blue ... (more)
A STREET dealer who repeatedly supplied heroin to undercover police, including in the grounds of an Accrington church, has been jailed for three years.
The sought-after building was taken over by the owners of a restaurant, cocktail bar and takeaway business earlier this year.
Fresh asphalt will be laid on dozens of roads using a method called surface dressing, which will see potholes patched up for good.