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Countdown for re-opening of Padiham Town Hall two years after it was hit by floods

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The cannabis farm

Police seize 500 cannabis plants from Padiham house

Crime
Red haired Adele before she shed an incredible six stone.

Woman of the Year award for Burnley super slimmer Adele

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Mike Holden

Burnley man trumps the President on Twitter

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A tour of the Turf gives Chinese students a taste of life in England

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Royal honour for high flier Catherine

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Shop owner stands defiant against raiders

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Uncover Towneley Hall’s fascinating history

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The old entrance to the Empire Theatre

Cafe bar plan for Empire Theatre site

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Chris Parker

'Homeless hero' denies stealing from stricken Manchester Arena attack victims

Crime

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

Eating Out
One for the, er, road

Plane drunk: Ryanair wants two-drink limit for passengers

Transport

Steep climb in number of air passengers arrested for drunken behavior

Transport

Parking mad - Bungling council slammed for only resurfacing middle of residential street to save money

Offbeat
Rail fares have increased twice as much as pay since 2010

Rail fares have risen twice as much as wages since 2010

Transport

Police seize 500 cannabis plants from Padiham house

Crime
Thieves raided Emma--Louise Clegg's shop, Good Buyz in Padiham, and stole thousands of pounds worth of designer trainers and shoes.

Shop owner stands defiant against raiders

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Chris Parker

'Homeless hero' denies stealing from stricken Manchester Arena attack victims

Crime
Tablet computers are among banned items discovered behind bars

Computer tablets thrown into grounds of jail

Crime

A tour of the Turf gives Chinese students a taste of life in England

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There has been a sharp rise in the number of counselling sessions for 16-18-year-olds

Exam worries lead to increasing numbers of young people looking for help

Education
There are plenty of new routes into careers that wereonce the preserve of graduates.

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

Education
Maria with some of the pupils at the Marinel School in Ghana that is to receive computers recycled by a Padiham company.

Computers wing their way from Padiham to Africa

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New undergraduates can find the first year of university a "real surprise"

Three-year degree courses 'too slow and undemanding for many students'

Education

Shop owner stands defiant against raiders

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KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

Eating Out
There are plenty of new routes into careers that wereonce the preserve of graduates.

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

Education
One for the bank holiday barbecue

Aldi set to bring back 16oz rump steak for less than a fiver

Eating Out

Burnley man trumps the President on Twitter

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HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment
Coun. Rosemary Carroll

Former Mayor censured over racist joke share

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Coun. Rosemary Carroll

Racist joke share former Mayor suspended from party

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Cameras have already been given to 17,500 officers

Armed police to wear head cameras

Politics

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment
Julie Cooper MP meets members of Burnley's St John the Baptist CAFOD group

Church group asks for MP's help to tackle climate change

Politics
Chloe Brennan, Amelia Hargreaves, Ruby Trudgill and Grace Wilkinson in their armour at the summer survival school.

Survival of the fittest for young adventure seekers

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The miniature railway in Thompson Park

Full steam ahead for Teddy Bears' Picnic

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Woman of the Year award for Burnley super slimmer Adele

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Is your child on a 'clean eating' diet?

How ‘clean eating’ can damage children’s health

Health
Mark and Sarah and their son Oliver hand over their second cold cot to staff at the
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust.

Couple's gift to grieving parents honours memory of their baby daughter

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Lush have brought back their 'Sleepy' body lotion.

The £8 body lotion insomniacs are branding a ‘miracle’

Health
Douglas Brierley. (s)

Artist praises glory years

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