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Days to go until Lancashire County Council elections

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Bikers gearing up for future

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Burmley and Padiham residents will be going to the polls in the elections for Lancashire County Council and also casting their votes on a referendum to decide if the town should have an elected mayor.

Voters go to the polls and decision time on elected Mayor

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Charity football tournament and fund raising day will be in honour of tragic teen Oliver

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Burnley keeper Heaton named Community Champion

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Dentist cleared of attempted murder

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Man arrested after police pursuit through Burnley

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Pair convicted over attempt to con the courts

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Strike up the band for the finale of popular concerts

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Rail users in the north west hit by 24-hour strike

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The accident happened on the M65 this morning

Two injured after two-car smash in second accident of the morning on M65

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The incident occurredat around 9:30pm on Saturday, April 1st

Police witness appeal after 80-year-old dies in crash

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A man has been arrested on the suspicion of drink driving following a crash in Burnley earlier this morning.

Police appeal after Burnley crash

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Venice Avenue and Florence Avenue in Burnley were closed earlier this afternoon following an accident involving a car and a motorcyclist.

Biker injured in road accident

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Dentist cleared of attempted murder

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The man was arrested by Police on Ribblesdale Street
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Man arrested after police pursuit through Burnley

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Pair convicted over attempt to con the courts

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Zsolt Suhaj

Pendle sex predator jailed for life

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Aleena’s Garden; Burnley Arts Centre

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Chloe Giltrow-Shaw (left ) with her friends, Emma Little and Holly and Jennifer Male, after completing the Paris Marathon for pancreatic cancer in memory of Chloe's mum, Paula Helm.

Daughter's marathon effort in honour of her inspirational mum

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Blessed Trinity's new crop of Anti-Bullying Ambassadors.

Blessed Trinity's crack new anti-bullying team

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The average house price in the Burnley local authority is 73,000 - the cheapest in the country.

Burnley the only affordable place to live in England

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Rail users in the north west hit by 24-hour strike

Transport
Pendleside Hospice fund raiser Sammi Graham receives the cheque from (left to right) Tony Doherty (site manager), Simon Dodd, Jimmy Crosby and Colin Nicholson (general foreman)

Promoting health and safety nets hospice £500 donation

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Sean Ruane at his Burnley-based CHANT Productions

Opera singer Sean hopes to hit the heights with workers

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Wilko

Primark primed for Burnley move as Wilko's new store is confirmed

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Voters go to the polls and decision time on elected Mayor

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Sir Keir Starmer MP

Shadow Brexit Secretary to speak at Burnley's May Day Festival

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Gordon Birtwistle

Round 3 of Cooper v Birtwistle MP head-to-head

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Burnley MP Julie Cooper

Burnley MP vows to fight for her seat in General Election

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Prime Minister Theresa May

Prime Minister has called an early general election

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Animal crackers Audrey is a real charity champ

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Martholme Greenway volunteers get stuck into the project. They are (from left to right)  Dr. John Barker,  Bob Anderson, Mary Hargreaves-Barker, Cath Clarkson and Chris Clarkson.

Building bridges to bring historic landmark back to life

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A survey has found that Burnley is the third unhappiest place to live in Britain

Live in Burnley? It is one of the unhappiest places in the UK

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Some of the under-threat greenbelt land

Plea to save our greenbelt land

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Bikers gearing up for future

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Tyler Norris-Sayers, who was hit in the eye with a firework last year,  is sitting pretty in one of the sports cars at the Jap2Jap meet in his honour.

Firework victim Tyler set for treatment at country's top eye hospital

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Pendleside Hospice fund raiser Sammi Graham receives the cheque from (left to right) Tony Doherty (site manager), Simon Dodd, Jimmy Crosby and Colin Nicholson (general foreman)

Promoting health and safety nets hospice £500 donation

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(From left:) Andrew Wellock; Linda Entwistle, Hotel Administrator; Andrew Lambert; Sam Jackson, Hotel Team Member; Kerian Barnes, Operations Director; Steve Walmsley, General Manager; Darren Schembri, Revenue Manager; and Tim OBrien, Compliance Manager.

Burnley hotel backs coast-to-coast canoe trip

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Mindfulness Teacher Martin Grindrod is bringing therapy sessions for tinnitus to Burnley. (s)

Martin’s life-altering therapy

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