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  1. REVIEW: Friendly pub provides its punters with - superb' aleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lancashire Telegraph

    NOT far from Rawtenstall town centre, situated at one end of the East Lancashire Railway, lies the award-winning drinking den, Buffer Stops - a relatively new addition for discerning ale quaffers in the Rossendale Valley and beyond. Opened in July 2013 by record producer and train enthusiast Pete Waterman, this former cafe has now been converted into a most impressive real ale, family-friendly establishment.

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  2. Folk musician looks forward to being part of theatre's triple billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lancashire Telegraph

    MAZ O'CONNOR'S touching interpretation of the 1913 Epsom Derby tragedy, when suffragette Emily Davison threw herself in front of King George's horse, Anmer, shows she has a keen ear and eye for approaching tradition from alternative and inspiring angles. O'Connor's captivating song, Derby Day, begins with a patchy race commentary, while her enchanting vocals capture the excitement, chaos and ultimate sadness of that summer's day a century ago.

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  3. Glen South promises yet more magic for variety loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ALWAYS POPULAR: Glen South is Mr Variety - and has been since the days of his former band Vonny's Magic, right WHO said variety is dead? Certainly not Glen South, the man behind East Lancashire's most popular monthly afternoon variety shows. As well as hosting shows at both King George's Hall, Blackburn, and Darwen Library Theatre, Glen is also responsible for booking all the acts.

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  4. Get set for a high-energy show as - rockgrass' foursome hit townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lancashire Telegraph

    "Days off cost money man, that's why I we just keep on touring when we're on the road," he said. John and his band of folk punksters are currently in the middle of a 41-date European tour which comes to Blackburn on Tuesday.

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  5. Eighty Eight bar & brasserie to close first floor restaurant due to growing bar businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Southport Visiter

    Owner Bryan Sharples: "We are stepping away from fine dining and taking the winning recipe in the bar onwards and upwards" Restaurant manager Lewis Dixon and general manager Emma Brown outside the Eighty Eight bar & brasserie on Lord Street in Southport The first floor restaurant at Eighty Eight bar & brasserie on Lord Street will close at the end of January, as the venue concentrates on its popular bar business downstairs. Owner Bryan Sharples said: "After a very busy opening year we have decided to make some changes to Eighty Eight; the first change being that we are closing the restaurant temporarily."

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  6. Earby residents face 42 per cent precept riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    EARBY Town Council is set to hike its precept by 42 per cent to fund a number of public services. The council, which nearly doubled its precept last year to fund public toilets, agreed on Monday to increase its precept from just under A 48,000 to A 68,185 for the 2015/16 financial year.

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  7. Drunk dad torched his Chorley flat to upset his daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lancashire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A drunk dad had to be rescued from his burning flat after he set fire to it so that his daughter would hear he had died.

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  8. New venue donated to project for East Lancashire homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Burnley Citizen

    Help The Homeless East Lancashire, which organises volunteers to hand out free hot food and drink across the region every week, has been given the use of an empty building in Skipton Road, Colne. Project manager Wes Hall said: "We can use it to house, train, employ, educate, feed, and support homeless people in East Lancashire.

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  9. John Lennon's Mother's Home Up For AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | ContactMusic.com

    A former home of John Lennon 's mother Julia is expected to fetch more than $192,000 at auction later this year . The property in Liverpool, England was lived in by Julia and her daughters Jackie and Julia in the 1950s, and The Beatles star was a frequent visitor to the house in his teenage years.

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  10. Gym plan for new A 2.5million Burnley sports village scrappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | This Is Lancashire

    PLANS for a gym at Burnley's new A 2.5million sports village have been scrapped - because there would be too much competition from the private sector. Originally the complex at the Prairie, off Windermere Avenue, given planning permission last year, was due to include a gym and multi-use studio.

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  11. County Hall defends policy after West Craven gritting criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Pendle Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Lancashire County Council has defended its gritting policy after snow drove West Craven to a grinding halt during the morning rush hour.

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  12. Is Brierfield Mills revival plan safe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Pendle Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A big thank you for contributing... We really appreciate you taking the time to send your content...if it complements our coverage we'll use it in our website or in our newspaper.

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  13. The Atkinson hosts an evening with Ann WiddecombeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Southport Visiter

    Conservative stalwart and Strictly Come Dancing star Ann Widdecombe will be appearing in Southport for a "sparkling evening with," where talk will turn to all things showbiz and politics. The former Tory MP will take to the stage at The Atkinson on February 28, in what she describes as a "fun evening."

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  14. MP steps into fight over Whalley parking finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Clitheroe Advertiser and Times

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Controversial parking charges and fines at the Whalley Arms Car Park that are boosting private coffers has come under the spotlight.

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  15. Ramsbottom woman with terminal cancer set to walk down the aisle thanks to charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lancashire Telegraph

    A RAMSBOTTOM woman with terminal cancer who was told to bring forward her wedding because she was not responding to treatment will walk down the aisle thanks to the help of a charity. Kathryn De-Wet and Nick Slattery will tie the knot on February 7, at the Bolholt Hotel, with the help of Gift Of A Wedding, a Greater Manchester charity, which helps people with terminal or life-shortening illnesses organise a wedding if they do not have enough money or time to do so themselves.

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  16. Prime Minister praises A 17m East Lancashire project fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lancashire Telegraph

    PRIME Minister David Cameron has heralded investment in three key projects in Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale as part of a A 17.2 million investment package to boost employment prospects across Lancashire. Plans to develop Vision Park, the anticipated advanced technology and manufacturing centre next to Burnley's university and college campus, is set to benefit from the Lancashire Growth Deal cash injection.

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  17. Lorry overturned on M65 - causing complete closure on westbound carriagewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lancashire Telegraph

    Update M65 - The overturned HGV is J5/4 WB M65, we have closed at J6, you can not join at J5 WB. All three emergency services are on the scene and are working to re-open the motorway as soon as possible.

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  18. Bacup-born midfielder Marc Pugh on how it feels to be closing in on the Premier LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lancashire Telegraph

    MAGNIFICENT SEVEN: Marc Pugh is congratulated by his Bournemouth team-mates after netting in his side's 5-3 victory over Cardiff City at Dean Court in December - one of seven goals he has scored for the Cherries this season MARC Pugh moved up only one division when he joined Bournemouth from Hereford United five years ago. But while his old club went into liquidation last month, the Bacup-born midfielder knows he now stands within touching distance of the Premier League.

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  19. Holly Anderson was found hanged at home in Failsworth, OldhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Daily Mail

    Holly Anderson was found hanged at home after leaving a note to her estranged boyfriend saying she was trying to win him back A young hairdresser was found hanged at home after leaving a note to her estranged boyfriend saying she was trying to win him back. He raised the alarm was after climbing in through a window, but paramedics couldn't revive her, Rochdale Coroners Court heard.

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  20. Award-winning service expands area to care for more vulnerableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Burnley Citizen

    Just Ask Domestics, which provides help to vulnerable and elderly people, decided to move into East Lancashire after a successful 12 months working in Skipton. Managing director and former National Health Service nurse, Sarah Hulbert, said: "In creating the company four years ago, I recognised a need in local communities for a quality service, providing traditional home help to vulnerable and elderly people at an affordable price and that is what we are doing.

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