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Meeting planned for hospital users in East Lancashire
A MEETING has been organised to hear the experiences and views of people who have used services at East Lancashire's over the last 12 months.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Household items can damage precious pets
THE number of complaints about animals being poisoned in Lancashire rose by almost 50 per cent in 12 months, according to new RSPCA figures.
Friends concerned over missing East Lancs man
Trevor Whitehead, 50, has been missing since Wednesday, April 9, with police and Rossendale and Pendle Mountain Rescue Team members searching the area near his home every day.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Health Minister's praise for the work of East Lancs charity
PUBLIC health minister Jane Ellison paid a visit to East Lancashire yesterday and heaped praise on a charity which offers volunteer work for people recovering from drug or alcohol misuse.
VIDEO: East Lancs knifeman jailed after 30k travel agent raids
AN ex-care home worker who carried out a A 30,000 string of terrifying knifepoint raids at travel agencies after he was sacked has been jailed for eight years.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
East Lancs house blown to pieces in explosion
A HOUSE exploded after being 'packed with flammables' in a suspected arson attack on a quiet estate in Clayton-le-Moors.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Burnley and Pendle Citizen: The search goes on for Trevor Whitehead
The search for Trevor Whitehead, 50, has now entered its second week with police officers, the police helicopter, and teams from Rossendale and Pendle Mountain Rescue searching the Accrington area every day.
East Lancs addict dealt heroin to undercover police
A STREET dealer who repeatedly supplied heroin to undercover police, including in the grounds of an Accrington church, has been jailed for three years.
Production follows in steps of Lancashire war poet
Bio-musical Bullets and Daffodils will remember the life of poet and soldier Wilfred Owen, who conducted his army training in Lancashire.
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a Search has been launched for an Accrington-man after he didn't turned up to work for three days.
Lancashire Police, teams from Rossendale and Pendle Mountain Rescue and the police helicopter have been searching since the weekend for Mr Whitehead.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Daily Sport Debate: Is there too much money in football?
A DEAL worth up to A 200,000 has been struck between an East Lancashire food bank operator and officials behind the county council's new crisis loans scheme.
East Lancs commuters to face major train timetable changes
MAJOR changes are in the pipeline for commuters catching trains through East Lancashire when new timetables come into force next month.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Elderly couple escape Surbiton fire thanks to smoke alarm
FIRE crews were called out to deal with two separate incidents involving people falling asleep while cooking in East Lancashire.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Accrington couple escape unhurt after falling asleep with grill left on
FIRE crews were called to a home in Howard Close in Accrington after a couple fell asleep with the grill left on.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Warning after Accrington landlord fine
AN Accrington landlord has been fined for ignoring council bosses who ordered him to improve the state of a garage he owned.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
'A 28m' drugs boss from Accrington faces more jail time
A 'A 28 million' drugs boss who made more than A 1 million from crime has been warned he faces more time in jail over A 11,900 of unpaid ill-gotten gains.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Alan Gillibrand walking down stairs
A SHEET metal worker has confessed to leaving out bags of chicken offal laced with anti-freeze which killed a neighbour's cat.
Fresh hope offered by Hyndburn eye support group
It has been organised by the Accrington and District Blind Society, is affiliated with The Macular Society, and will meet for the first time on Friday, April 11. The ongoing aim of the group will be to offer information, encouragement and friendship to people who are affected by the condition.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Accrington band pulling out all the stops to find musical fame
AN Accrington band are hoping to take the music world by storm when they release their debut EP later this month.