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Cancer boss stepping out to raise £1.5m for foundation that has helped thousands

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Burnley woman denies money-laundering charge

Crime
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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Padiham Town Hall

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

News

Police seize 500 cannabis plants from Padiham house

Crime

Police hunting wanted Burnley man

Crime

Huge dog sunk teeth into woman on walk

Crime

Your opinion needed on history project

News
Burnley College students celebrate their results

A-mazing results for proud college

Education
Police officers tell members of the public to leave the scene in a street in Barcelona, Spain

Dozens injured in suspected terror attack

News

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

Burnley woman denies money-laundering charge

Crime
The cannabis farm

Police seize 500 cannabis plants from Padiham house

Crime

Police hunting wanted Burnley man

Crime
Burnley Magistrates' Court

Huge dog sunk teeth into woman on walk

Crime

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

News
Burnley College students celebrate their results

A-mazing results for proud college

Education
Exam results can be a source of stress for many students

Support offered for young people worried about exam results

Education
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
Students, staff and guests at the VIP farewell assembly organised for the Chinese students who visited Padiham Green Primary School.

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

News

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
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

News

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

North West
Mike Holden

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

News

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
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

News

Cancer boss stepping out to raise £1.5m for foundation that has helped thousands

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

Woman of the Year award for Burnley super slimmer Adele

News
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

News
Lush have brought back their 'Sleepy' body lotion.

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

Health