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Burnley church's blackout in support of foster care charity

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The award winning Diggle Band (s)

Award winning band set to play in East Lancashire

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Amanda Hanson in her new shop in Burnley's Standish Street.

Sweet smell of success for florist Amanda

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Nixie Edwards (left) and Saira Hussain - Practice Managers at HAD

Burnley firm wins “Most Outstanding Design Practice” at Global Excellence Awards

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Witnesses sought after 'deliberate' Ribchester barn fire

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Xercise4Less crowns its Movember champion

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Burnley Probus Club's Centenary celebrations

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Festive fun on the streets of Liverpool

Liverpool at Christmas - a fantastic festive weekend break

Travel

Dad of four dies in horror crash

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Fire crews attended a fatal road accident in Hapton this morning

Man dies after major five car crash

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A serious accident on shuttleworth hall link road is causing delays on the M65.

UPDATE: Man airlifted to Royal Preston Hospital with serious injuries following road accident

Transport 3
Lancashire has one of the country's highest numbers of child casualties on the roads.

Child casualty stats in Lancs highest in UK

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Two lanes are currently closed on the M6

Delays on the M6 between junctions 18 and 17 southbound due to serious accident

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Window cleaner headbutted victim at court

Crime
Burnley Magistrates Court

Banning order for teen Clarets fan

Crime 1

Sex offender handed himself in

Crime
David Taylor is wanted by Lancashire Police

UPDATE: Sex offender wanted on recall caught in Burnley

Crime

College merger could happen by May next year

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Hundreds of teacher jobs at risk according to unions

Education 2
Pupils at St James' Lanehead CE Primary School dressed in non-uniform for charity. (s)

A spot of kindness can go a long way

Education
Children and staff at the afternoon session at Whitegate Nursery School in their onesies and pyjamas for the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital.

Tiny tots in pyjamas say thanks to hospital that has helped so many

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Blessed Trinity students at the school's Science Club. (From left: Eve Wharton, Sabah Islam, Jenson Carter from Year Seven)

Blessed Trinity students revelling in school science club

Education

Sweet smell of success for florist Amanda

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Nixie Edwards (left) and Saira Hussain - Practice Managers at HAD

Burnley firm wins “Most Outstanding Design Practice” at Global Excellence Awards

News
TalkTalk headquaters in west London

TalkTalk hit by massive cyber attack

Business
Burnley College which is set to merge with Accrington and Rossendale College.

College merger could happen by May next year

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Hundreds of teacher jobs at risk according to unions

Education 2
Pam Briggs

Overnight new digest - Family of tragic ex-nurse want answers, pensioner dies after being hit with car, and more ex-footballers speak out about 'abuse'

North West
Fire crews were called to Booths at around 8.30pm yesterday evening.

Morning news digest - Fire at Booths, bank robbery arrest and Britain braces itself for coldest night of Autumn

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close up on a yellow taxi cab sign

Taxi drivers apply the brakes in snap strike

Business 3
Mayor Jeff Sumner will be in attendance at the opening ceremony.

Mayor of Burnley to attend new housing site opening

Politics

Boohoo submits plans for second huge warehouse

Business
Perseverance Mill.
Photo Ben Parsons

New homes to be built on eyesore former mill site

Business

Burnley selected by Government to be new Housing Zone

Business 2

Xercise4Less crowns its Movember champion

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Calderstones is closing

Calderstones Hospital set to close

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A lack of social provision for elderly patients is being cited as one of the reasons for longer waiting times, with hospital beds at a premium.

A&E ambulance waiting time increases by 62% in north west

Health