9 hrs ago
Family flee fire in Burnley motorhome
A FAMILY who had just returned from holiday had to flee after a fire in their motorhome spread to their house.
10 hrs ago
Palestinian students praise Pendle hospitality
The Pendle Palestine Twinning Group organised a visit for 24 students - 12 British and 12 from Beir Leed - to Coldwell Activities Centre in Burnley.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
a Woman from Haslingden has been found guilty of snatching a charity box from a takeaway.
Lynch was already on a suspended sentence dealt to her in March for being behind three raids on her parents' home.
Firearms exercise that led to the death of Burnley police officer was 'deeply flawed'
A FIREARMS exercise which led to the fatal shooting of a Burnley police officer was "deeply flawed", a court heard.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Pendle building firm pair deny fraud and unfair practice
TWO men running a building firm are facing trial at Burnley Crown Court after denying fraud and unfair practice allegations.
GALLERY: More than 1,000 of runners take part in Towneley Park Race for Life
A 'FORMIDABLE army' of more than 1,000 women put their best foot forward to raise money for Cancer Research UK.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Burnley mum attacked former best friend in the street
A YOUNG mum who attacked her former best friend outside the victim's home was stressed as her mother had just undergone cancer surgery, a court heard.
Are you ready for Burnley's Race For Life?
A BURNLEY woman whose husband survived testicular cancer will be putting her best foot forward when she takes part in Cancer Research UK's Race for Life this weekend.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
VIDEO: Padiham shop is "ink-credible" for world champion Thai boxer
Burnley-born Luke Turner is known for his fearsome blows which saw him crowned ISKA Thai boxing king of the world.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
a Popular butcher who was well known for his singing and banter with customers has died, aged 54.
Robert Brough, who was affectionately known to many in Padiham as 'Butcher Bob', had run his business on the corner of Victoria Road and Spenser Street for 26 years.
Plan to classify e-cigs as medicines threatens East Lancashire jobs
Industry leaders, who said the area was 'the heartland' of the products' manufacture in the country, have pledged to fight yesterday's plan to regulate the nicotine-based products.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Daughter says police investigation into doctor's death 'inadequate'
Dr Mohammad Ikram Malik MBE, 75, died of head injuries five days after colliding with a car in Pendle Street, Nelson, last September.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Army recruitment campaign to be launched in Burnley and Rossendale
Defence chiefs hope the 'Step Up' drive will bring 10,000 new soldiers into the Army over the coming year.
Dramatic police car chase in Burnley
The drama started at 9pm when officers attempted to stop a silver VW Golf GTI in Cog Lane, which was suspected to have been stolen.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Man jailed for threatening Burnley mum over her dead brother's 'debts'
A frightened mother grabbed her baby and ran out of her home after being threatened with a demand for cash, Burnley Crown Court was told.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Cadets pay tribute to Burnley serviceman killed in Second World War
Last November, police cadets and Air Training Corp members cleared a dozen war graves at the cemetery which had been vandalised.
This Is Lancashire
Major road project under way in Burnley
MAJOR works on two of Burnley's busiest roundabouts is under way to assist the development of what should become one of the borough's largest employment sites.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Enjoy a beach party in Burnley
The staff from the Social Enterprise in Barden Lane have planned the community event which will run from 11am until 3pm.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Burnley men face trial over damage to supermarket cage
TWO men are to face trial after pleading not guilty to damaging a metal cage worth A 1,000 belonging to a supermarket.
It's the Summer Of Love in Pendle
Summer has finally arrived, the nights are getting longer, the sun is shining and the UK economy is showing the first signs of recovery.