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Fund would be lasting legacy of a teenager loved by so many

The family of tragic teen Oliver McIvor are hoping to set up a fund in his name to help young people.

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Victoria Maclean

Victoria sacrificed 30th birthday presents for charity

A generous Burnley woman sacrificed presents on a special birthday to raise a very grand amount for charity in memory of her dad and stepdad.

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Adam Broxton with his late grandma Shirley

Young Citizen’s latest charity effort a cut above

A caring schoolboy had a close shave when he lost his locks for charity.

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Martin Simm, who died in October after a three year battle with cancer, with his mum Sheila.

A day in honour of son of Padiham set to raise thousands of pounds

Hundreds of people are expected to attend a fund raising event in Padiham this weekend in honour of a well known son of the town.

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Bands line up for charity fund-raiser

Burnley’s Sanctuary Rock Bar is to host a charity fund-raiser next month.

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The Pendle Jazzmen will be playing at The Inn on the Wharf every Thursday night.

Pendle Jazzmen thrill at The Inn on the Wharf

Fast becoming fixtures of Burnley’s jazz scene, The Pendle Jazzmen will be playing at The Inn on the Wharf every Thursday night at 8:30pm.

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Police investigation into alleged electricity theft at Indian restaurant

Police investigation into alleged electricity theft at Indian restaurant

Police officers visited an Indian restaurant after reports of electricity theft.

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The police managed to track the vehicle to Rishton

Police launch dramatic chase after burglary at salvage yard

Police launched a dramatic hunt after a man was disturbed following a suspected break-in at a car salvage yard in Bilsborrow.
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Crews attend house blaze in Burnley

Fire crews rescue woman trapped in bedroom

A woman was rescued from a bedroom in a terraced house after a kitchen fire early this morning.

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Sunny day at surgery after travel company’s donation

Sunny day at surgery after travel company’s donation

A Burnley GP practice can now offer vital heart monitoring to patients thanks to a generous donation from Althams Travel.

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Police investigate alleged assault on taxi driver

Man arrested after alleged assault on Burnley taxi driver

A taxi driver has been taken to hospital after an alleged assault outside a Burnley bar.

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Crews attend Clitheroe incident

Dawsons evacuated after fire alarms sound

Shoppers at Clitheroe's Dawsons had to be evacuated for a short period after fire alarms went off.

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Fire crews tackle Burnley blaze

Crews tackle rubbish and tyre blaze

A fire involving tyres and rubbish in Burnley was extinguished.

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Police investigate death of woman

Woman's body found in a field

Police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was discovered this morning (Saturday) in Langho
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The cash machine outside was being filled when the robbers struck

Manhunt launched for balaclava-clad robbers who targeted bank van

Detectives are appealing for information following a cash-in-transit robbery at a Padiham bank.

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Police in Langho following an incident

Police called to Langho after a "major incident"

Police officers are currently in the Ribble Valley village of Langho following an "incident".

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Burnley Express sports reporter Dan Black

Prize is worth all the effort

Training and nutrition regimes can sometimes feel like an endless game of pass the parcel.

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Police appeal for information after bank robbery

Gang escapes with cash in Padiham bank van robbery - UPDATE

Police have launched a manhunt after three robbers targeted a security van carrying cash to Santander Bank in Padiham.

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Students raise cash in class for domestic abuse service

Students raise cash in class for domestic abuse service

Secondary school students from Burnley have helped to raise money and awareness in support of a domestic abuse service.

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Robbers target Padiham bank

Robbers target security van outside Padiham bank

Robbers targeted a security van delivering cash to Santander Bank in Padiham.

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