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

The young schoolboy, who was hit in the face with a firework, is to have treatment at the UK's top eye hospitals.

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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

Two big businesses have joined forces to donate £500 to Pendleside Hospice.
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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

Ahead of an epic coast-to-coast charity canoe trip, a pair of rowers have been given the support of a Burnley hotel to aid them on their mammoth challenge.
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Mindfulness Teacher Martin Grindrod is bringing therapy sessions for tinnitus to Burnley. (s)

Martin’s life-altering therapy

Imagine a sound cutting in its persistence - a clock ticking, a tap dripping, nails screeching - following you wherever you go.

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David Walsh and John Richmond will be riding their motorbikes across Europe for Derian House

Two bikers raise smiles with their Derian House challenge

Two big-hearted bikers are planning the trip of a lifetime to mark their 50th birthdays, raising funds for a children’s hospice.
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Ruby Wax is returning to The Colne Muni stage with Frazzled. (s)

TV star in town to tackle epidemic

A TV comedian is taking on the stress epidemic that plagues four in four of us in a show easing worry with doses of laughter.

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We want closure: Family's appeal for answers over dad's lung cancer death

We want closure: Family's appeal for answers over dad's lung cancer death

A Brierfield family are appealing for information in their quest to uncover details surrounding their late father’s asbestos-related death.
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"I can do it for her," says marathon man

"I can do it for her," says marathon man

With an inspirational wife living and coping with the impact of Type 1 Diabetes every day, a reluctant Burnley runner has dedicated himself to running the London Marathon for Diabetes UK this weekend.
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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

Burnley is one of the unhappiest places to live in the UK.
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Joey Barton with Harry Johnson.

Family thanks Clarets star for spending time with patient during his last hours

The family of a Pendleside Hospice patient who died just six hours after spending time with Joey Barton has praised the Clarets midfielder for chatting to the 72-year-old Burnley fan.
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Matthew Lowton (far left) and Ben Mee (far left) showing their support for the Burnley 10k event.

Claret's kick off Burnley 10k countdown

A host of Burnley Football Club stars have kicked off the countdown to one of Lancashire’s premier 10k events.

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Chloe Giltrow-Shaw and friends after the run in Paris

Chloe’s marathon mission

The daughter of a devoted and well-loved teacher, who died at the age of 49, has raised over £4,000 for research into the cancer that claimed her mum’s life.

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Pendleside chief executive Helen McVey shows TV presenter Aftab Iqbal around the hospice

TV star Aftab to spread the hospice word

A television star from Pakistan has visited Pendleside Hospice in a bid to encourage more people to use and support its vital work.

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Brave battler Morgan Hewitt, who has been diagnosed with leukaemia for the second time, with her brother Blake and cousin Kirsty.

Appeal launch for brave cancer teen Morgan as she faces battle of her life

A community is set to rally round to help the devastated family of a teenage girl who has been diagnosed with leukaemia for the second time in her short life.
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Lean and mean: Sarah Richards after her impressive weight loss.

Colne woman's diabetes in remission after five stone weight loss

A woman who has lost over five stone in her bid to reverse her Type Two Diabetes and be “nifty for 50”, has a simple message for others looking to get fit: “If I can do it, you can.”
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Act now to help curb those miserable sneezing months

Act now to help curb those miserable sneezing months

This week, I am actually going to explore the possibility of preventing hay fever!

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Burnley Fire Station is hosting a charity car wash in aid of eight year-old Marcus Jefferson, who has cerebral palsy. (s)

Firefighters lead bid to help Marcus

Burnley firefighters are warming hearts with a charity car wash supporting the family of a disabled child.
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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

The daughter of a devoted and well loved teacher, who died at the age of 49, has raised over £4,000 for research into the cancer that claimed her mum's life.
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Brave battler Bev reaches milestone

Brave battler Bev reaches milestone

In her battle with Huntington’s Disease, rock queen Beverley is securing her place as a legend in the hearts of all who know her.
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Food Standards Agency, Food Hygiene Rating sticker.

FOOD HYGIENE RATINGS 2017: All the hygiene scores for Burnley businesses

Here are the latest food hygiene ratings for businesses in Burnley.

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