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Saturday Jul 19 | This Is Lancashire

Bolton Ironman 2014

More than 2,000 athletes complete a 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile cycle and 26.2 mile run from 6am Platt Lane in Westhoughton, from North Road to Park Road, will close from 6am to 9am to allow cyclists to pass through safely Chorley New Road will be closed all day for the marathon, from the A58 junction at Beaumont Road to the junction with St George's ... (more)

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Lancashire Evening Post

Dinosaurs brought to life by pupils

Pupils from Lancaster Lane Primary School in Clayton le Woods meet the T-Rex during their visit to 'Bring Yer Wellies' at Ricroft Nurseries in Hoghton Youngsters from Lancaster Lane Primary School in Whittle-le-Woods, near Chorley, created a life size wooden jigsaw of a T-Rex at the popular 'Bring Yer Wellies' outdoor learning centre.

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Chorley Guardian

Railway users must use buses

The closure is part of Network Rail's A 1 billion investment to provide a faster, more reliable rail service.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Chorley Guardian

'Show sense' appeal over traveller site

Chorley MP Lindsay Hoyle and the leader of Chorley Council Alistair Bradley met with Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Eric Pickles regarding the decision to force Chorley Council to provide a permanent travellers' site.

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Lancashire Evening Post

Siblings fail in effort to attend same school

Andrea Henderson is now worried about the affects that will have on her four and six year old after failing to convince an independent hearing she was a special case..

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Chorley Guardian

Pensioner's rage after her car is written off whilst sleeping

Pensioner Eileen Halsall, 66, had her car written-off in one of the smashes and fears that somebody could be killed if things don't change.

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Chorley Guardian

Village pub will reopen in autumn after huge blaze

And early next month it will put on a family fun weekend to announce the relaunch and help keep people up to date with its plans.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Chorley Guardian

There's nowt wrong with the way we talk

That's the blunt northern message from proud Lancastrians in Chorley to employers who discriminate against people with strong regional accents.

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Chorley Guardian

Roads closed as race looms

It will take in Rivington, Anderton, Abbey Village, Wheelton, Brindle, Whittle-le-Woods, Buckshaw Village and other parts of the borough.

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This Is Lancashire

Blackburn College revved-up for auto success

A TOWN centre learning hub is to become a 'nationally unique' centre where motoring giants and education bosses comes together.

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Leyland Today

GP patients in Buckshaw feel left in limbo

More than 7,000 patients are asking questions about their GP provision after their surgery was told its contract would not be automatically renewed.

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Lancashire Evening Post

Relatives upset at cemetery's signs

New signs showing the religions of people buried in a graveyard are being removed after an outcry from their relatives.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Chorley Citizen

Police warning after thefts in car parks

A 14-YEAR-OLD girl had an empty pint glass held to her throat before being robbed of her mobile phone.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

This Is Lancashire

More affordable homes boost given to Chorley

Coun Graham Dunn, left, congratulates Paul Lees from Adactus on the completion of homes for rent in Clancutt Lane, Coppull.

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This Is Lancashire

Full list of Ironman road closures

BOLTON'S Ironman road closures have been revealed with just over a week to go until hundreds of competitors descend on the town.

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Lancashire Evening Post

Village set to reap benefits of new plans

Chorley Rugby Union Club, in Chancery Road, Astley Village, will undertake a huge refurbishment which will see new changing rooms, a mini grandstand, a fully licensed bar and a fitness studio installed.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

This Is Lancashire

Work starts to transform Chorley road in 1million revamp

Short sections of Market Street will be closed to traffic from today as work starts on transforming the road, making it more pedestrian-friendly and appealing to visitors.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Lancashire Evening Post

Litterbugs to pay the cost of their laziness

Stephen Woods, 48, of Woodfield, Clayton Brook, was found guilty in his absence of dropping a cigarette in Clayton Brook and must pay a A 200 fine, A 100 costs and A 20 surcharge.

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This Is Lancashire

Singers needed to take part in World War One concert

A CHORAL director is sending out a plea to experienced singers in Bolton, especially men, to take part in a commemorative World War One concert next month.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Chorley Guardian

A town centre to be proud of

The plans could result in the demolition of Chorley Council's Union Street offices to make way for car parking.

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