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Aroma restaurant has the sweet smell of success

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Sapphira Wright

Tributes to inspirational teacher who was a friend to many

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A post mortem revealed that the infant died as a result of a serious head injury.

Nelson pair released on bail during baby murder investigation

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Akeib Mahmood feels he was unfairly treated in the family courts.

Father-of-three's Manchester-to-London protest walk

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Cannabis user caught at house

Crime

Burnley restaurant crowned country's best

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Car chase went through Asda car park

Crime

Nearly seven million adults planning UK bank holiday weekend break

Offbeat
Jeremy Corbyn chats to volunteers at the West Craven Food Bank

Corbyn attacks zero hours contracts on foodbank visit

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Pendle Council says it will prioritise building on brownfield sites

Council insists it is prioritising brownfield sites for houses

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Nearly seven million adults planning UK bank holiday weekend break

Offbeat
KFC's Chicken AM

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

Father-of-three's Manchester-to-London protest walk

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Cannabis user caught at house

Crime
Burnley Magistrates' Court

Car chase went through Asda car park

Crime
Bright Street in Padiham.

Man chokes and kicks dogs in Padiham

News

Tributes to inspirational teacher who was a friend to many

News
GCSE results day is almost here

GCSE Result Day 2017: A survival guide

Education
Burnley College students celebrate their results

A-mazing results for proud college

Education
Victoria Stanworth (left) and Darcy Hill are thrilled with their A'level results at Thomas Whitham Sixth Form in Burnley.

Results add up to 100 % pass rate in Maths at Thomas Whitham Sixth Form

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Exam results can be a source of stress for many students

Support offered for young people worried about exam results

Education

Nearly seven million adults planning UK bank holiday weekend break

Offbeat
Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat
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

Corbyn attacks zero hours contracts on foodbank visit

News
Pendle Council says it will prioritise building on brownfield sites

Council insists it is prioritising brownfield sites for houses

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Just five houses have been built using the fund so far

Brownfield Fund has built just five houses in Pendle so far

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Jeremy Corbyn addresses the crowds in Victoria Park

Hundreds flock to see Corbyn in Pendle

Politics

Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: "When will you be Prime Minister?"

North West

Council insists it is prioritising brownfield sites for houses

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Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat
HMS Queen Elizabeth

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

Vaccination warning for new students after surge in meningitis cases

Health
One study found the average skin cancer risk from sunbeds can be more than double that of spending the same length of time in the Mediterranean midday summer sun.

Sunbeds turn one in five into ‘tanning addicts’

Health
The company is preparing for additional trials in the US and will continue to defend the product's safety.

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay woman in talcum powder cancer claim case

Health
Hayley Barker is the inspiration behind Hayley's Hugs, a charity funding Christmas presents for children in hospital. (s)

Hayley's Hugs fund-raiser to make children smile

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Developments in CT scanning and research have allowed a digital post-mortem to be performed without the need for the traditional invasive procedure.

Digital autopsy service launches in Lancashire

Health