The Shadow Business Secretary wants to see a Bank of Dave opened in towns across Britain, he announced during a visit to Burnley.
With race day little over a week away, we have mapped out the full Pennine Lancashire 10k route around Burnley.
Burnley businessman David Fishwick is set to do battle with payday loan companies for a new TV show.
Our second photo gallery from the homecoming parade of the Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment.
Colonel Steven Davies, the Deputy Colonel of the Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment, addressed the crowds gathered outside Burnley Town Hall.
Lieutenant Colonel Nick Wood, commanding officer, 1st Battalion, Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment, spoke on behalf of his soldiers following their homecoming parade.
Burnley-born soldier Cpl Ben Simpson spoke to the Burnley Express about his huge pride in taking part in the homecoming parade.
Burnley soldiers have spoken of their pride at taking part in this morning’s parade through the town centre.2 comments
Proud families of Burnley soldiers were among the crowds lining the streets for this morning’s parade.
Hundreds of people lined the streets of Burnley this morning to welcome home soldiers from Afghanistan.
Security in Burnley town centre has been stepped up ahead of today’s Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment parade.
Pendle’s new mayor, Coun. Smith Benson, starred in a big parade through Colne as lots of people marched to the Mayoral Sunday service at St John’s Methodist Church.
A group of travellers have again set up camp in Burnley.
People of all ages paraded through the streets of Read and Simonstone to celebrate the annual whit walks.
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Music, dance, games and a host of fun-filled attractions greeted visitors to a church spring fair.
Families from across Burnley visited a horse and pony charity yesterday as part of a bid to find new homes for the animals.
A brave shopkeeper who battled a knifeman who stormed into his Burnley shop says he thought he was going to die.
Blessed Trinity made history on Wednesday as they became the first team from Burnley to win the English Schools’ Cup.
I recently read a tweet a few months ago from ex-professional footballer Stan Collymore who claimed “If you want strong legs all you need to do is run up hills.”
Burnley’s new first citizen has been officially installed at the town hall.
Television soap stars and former Clarets favourites played out an entertaining exhibition match at Turf Moor.
Stars from the soaps and former Clarets played out an exciting exhibition match at Turf Moor to raise money for the club’s youth development.
A man who escaped from the dock at Burnley Crown Court more than four years ago before going on the run has been arrested by police in Spain.1 comment
Potent Padiham striker Ben Allen believes his decision to pull the plug on his American dream has been fully validated after ending a historic season with a NWC Premier Division winners medal and a Goldon Boot award.
Padiham’s new Mayor has vowed to help businesses and community groups in the town.
A Colne nursery that was last year threatened with closure is going from strength to strength thanks to an extensive investment.
The sun shone bright as families enjoyed a fun packed day of festivities at Burnley’s annual May Day Festival.
An unforgettable weekend of live music had the whole town singing the blues.
Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson has spoken of his shock at the arrest of fellow Conservative MP Nigel Evans after allegations of rape and sexual assault.
Conservative party stalwart Joyce Holgate MBE has spoken of her shock and sadness at the allegations against Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans.
THE sun shone bright as families enjoyed a fun packed day of festivities at Burnley’s annual May Day Festival.
There were scenes of celebration and jubilation as Padiham FC marked their sensational promotion from the North West Counties Premier Division.
The sleepy village of Pendleton was shown on television screens nationwide over the Bank Holiday weekend as MP Nigel Evans denied allegations of sex assaults.
An unforgettable weekend of live music was brought to a spectacular end on the final night of the Burnley Rock and Blues Festival.
Storks boss Steve Wilkes has dedicated the club’s sensational promotion from the North West Counties Premier Division to his late dad, Brian.
The arrest of Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans has sent shockwaves through the close-knit community and drawn national media attention.3 comments
With nothing to play for on the final day for either side it was no surprise to see the scoreline blank at the interval.1 comment
Hundreds of music lovers have been taking in the sights and sounds of the Burnley International Rock and Blues Festival.
The Labour gains in Burnley mirrored voting across Lancashire.
Burnley’s Labour group took seats off the Liberal-Democrats and the British National Party at Thursday’s county council elections.
Popular Burnley author John Cowell has published his first book of poems.
Keeper Lee Grant beat off stiff opposition from 28-goal top-scorer Charlie Austin to be crowned Burnley fans’ player of the year.
A glittering night for Padiham has helped raise hundreds of pounds for the community fund.
These are certainly strange times in the world of music.
The full-time whistle at Molineux sparked angry protests as a large section of the Wolves support vented their frustration and impatience at club chairman Steve Morgan after a tumultuous campaign.
Prime Minister David Cameron has been in Pendle today visiting one of the borough’s burgeoning businesses.1 comment
Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson was among representatives welcoming Prime Minister David Cameron to Barnoldswick today when he visited Hope Technology.
Young footballers from Burnley’s Blessed Trinity RC are just one match away from something that has never been done before.
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