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In Plain Sight comes second to Tom Roth in the battle of the serial killers

Serial killers are like seismic political events triggered by popular votes, aren’t they? You wait ages for one, then two come along at once.

TV and Film
Photo by Graham Denney

Photo of the Day: December 10th

Graham Denney has submitted this misty photo of Pendle Hill and its Trig Point.

Lovemurder by Saul Black

Book review: Lovemurder by Saul Black

In crime fiction, murderers come and go… some are bad, some are very bad and some are downright evil.

Gallows Drop by Mari Hannah

Book review: Gallows Drop by Mari Hannah

Stiffen the sinews and summon up the blood… Mari Hannah’s north-east cop DCI Kate Daniels is back on the beat and waging war on a vicious killer.

The Knife Slipped by Erle Stanley Gardner

Book review: The Knife Slipped by Erle Stanley Gardner

After a forty-six year lull, the frosted office door of ‘B. Cool, Investigations’ swings open once more as the lovable private eye team of ‘hard as nails’ boss Bertha Cool and her ‘little runt’ operative, Donald Lam, set to work on a tough new case in The Knife Slipped.

Photo by Robin Willoughby

Photo of the Day: December 9th

Robin Willoughby's autumnal view of Wycoller.

Burnley Youth Theatre is hosting an inter-school talent competition. (s)

New inter-school talent competition

A youth theatre group is hosting an inter-school talent competition between high schools in Burnley, Hyndburn and Pendle next year.

Performer and anti-cyberbullying activist, Josh Davis, will be performing at Coal Clough Academy.

Anti-cyberbullying sensation heads to Burnley

One of the UK's most exciting new musical talents is launching a national online safety tour with performances in Burnley later this month.

Croston Fair

Top 10 things to do in Lancashire at the weekend

Here is a list of upcoming events this weekend.
News 3
The Shooting Stars cast rehearsing for Take Me Back. (s)

Show bursting with musical hits

Basics Junior Theatre School is taking on some of the biggest musical hits of all time with its new production.

Theatre and Comedy
The cast of Burnley Youth Theatres Wizard of Oz. (s)

A magical new production

Burnley Youth Theatre will present a new play tomorrow that spills with magic and wonder.

Theatre and Comedy
John Holden-White and Katie Brier in Simeons Watch. (s)

An invigorating look at dementia

You could liken the depiction of dementia by Riding Lights Theatre Company to the tie-dye skies of winter: bleakness cracked by sunlight.

Theatre and Comedy 1
Greg Lake, Keith Emerson and Carl Palmer at Kennington Oval with their awards gained in the Melody Maker Polls

Greg Lake has died aged 69

Former King Crimson frontman Greg Lake has died aged 69, his manager has confirmed

Greenbrook Methodist Church is hosting a Winter Wonderland Christmas Fair. (s)

Fun to be had at Winter Wonderland

There will be festive fun galore this Saturday when Greenbrook Methodist Church presents its Winter Wonderland Christmas Fair.

Whats on
Photo by Karl Anthony Peel

Photo of the Day: December 8th

This calming photo of the River Ribble was sent in by Karl Anthony Peel.

Dave and Fiona King, from Reedley, when BK's Heroes, set up by their late son Ben, officially received charity status (s)

A service to remember loved ones

A special service of remembrance will be held at Burnley Crematorium for people who wish to remember a loved one at Christmas.

Peter Vaughan

Game Of Thrones and Porridge star Peter Vaughan dies aged 93

Game Of Thrones actor Peter Vaughan has died at the age of 93, his agent said.
TV and Film 1
Drama, dinosaurs and smiling snowmen with Usborne

Book reviews: Drama, dinosaurs and smiling snowmen with Usborne

Christmas comes only once a year… and Usborne Children’s Books always know how to make the season of sparkle extra special!

Photo by Roy Ainsworth

Photo of the Day: December 7th

Roy Ainsworth has shared this lovely photo of the Christmas lights in Burnley town centre.
Photo by David Belshaw

Photo of the Day: December 6th

David Belshaw has submitted this stunning photo he took from higher Ogden reservoir.

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