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NATIONAL: Family of boy killed in Barcelona attack say they were 'blessed to have him'

Crime
The Singing Ringing tree in Burnley

Competition: Send us your favourite photos of Lancashire and win a camera worth nearly £300!

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The CPS says it will p rosecute complaints of hate crime online "with the same robust and proactive approach used with offline offending

Online and offline hate crime must be taken equally seriously, new CPS rules say

Crime
Emergency services at the scene of the fire in Burnley last night

Crews tackle house fire in Burnley

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UPDATE: Missing three-year-old Burnley girl found

Crime

Motorists told to prepare for slow moving traffic

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Cannabis farm found by police in Burnley

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Padiham woman accused of sex with boy

Crime
Bruce Forsyth

Bruce Forsyth has died aged 89

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Police are appealing for witnesses

Man suffers fractured skull after sickening takeaway assault

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

NATIONAL: Family of boy killed in Barcelona attack say they were 'blessed to have him'

Crime
The CPS says it will p rosecute complaints of hate crime online "with the same robust and proactive approach used with offline offending

Online and offline hate crime must be taken equally seriously, new CPS rules say

Crime
Have you seen Olivia?

UPDATE: Missing three-year-old Burnley girl found

Crime
The woman will appear at Burnley Crown Court

Padiham woman accused of sex with boy

Crime

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
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

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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

Hundreds flock to see Corbyn in Pendle

Politics

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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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

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Digital autopsy service launches in Lancashire

Health
We find out about the overhaul in 999 systems

Revamped 999 system aims to reach seriously ill patients even faster

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Sue Thompson, head of the Rosemere Cancer Foundation, during preparations for her 140 mile sponsored walk with consultant oncologist Dr Gerry Skailes,

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

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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