Having already covered 1,193 miles as part of his mission to run to every Burnley FC away game for charity, Clarets fan Scott Cunliffe is preparing to tackle one of the toughest parts of the fixture list as he gears up to jog to London three times in 22 days.
Two-for-one and Black Friday are quickly becoming as natural a pair as strawberries and cream, apple pie and custard, and Arsenal and fourth. We all love a BOGOF deal, and when it comes to a certain ultra-modern Lancastrian mansion, the deal looks even better... until you realise 'for-one' still means £1.25m.
Nominative determinism is the concept that the name of something has a baring on its nature: Usain Bolt was always going to be quick with a name like that. Bucking the trend somewhat, however, is a 353-year-old Lancashire mansion named New Hall, which is on the market for £1.05m
The Mayor of Burnley has been goven a bill of clean health after visiting a new Age UK Lancashire health centre in Padiham which provides facilities to support clients with enhanced and dementia care needs.
Encouraging pupils to help their younger counterparts, a Burnley primary school has introduced a 'Reading Buddies' scheme to great effect, with the deputy head saying it's been "incredibly successful."
A Burnley construction services firm is celebrating a hugely successful year in which they have worked on countless jobs including Everton Football Club’s new training ground and upgrading the helipad for Royal Preston Hospital.
Trudging up the driveway when the weather gets cold and there's treacherous black ice about can be perilous. Patience is required. Slow and steady. That being said, such a measured approach on the quarter-mile driveway of a £1m Georgian manor house on the market may be equally as dangerous: hypothermia might just set in before you reach your front door.
With an average spend of £123.05 per child, North West parents are gearing up a Christmas spending bonanza, with the total amount to be spent this festive period to hit £2.68bn - £203.98m more than the previous generation.
A quartet of talented mathematicians from a Burnley primary school have progressed to the next round of the Explore Learning National Young Mathematicians Awards and are in with a chance of competing at Cambridge University.
Burnley-born England swing bowler, James Anderson, has turned his prodigiously talented hands to match-making, acting as the go-between for one cricket fan to ask his friend to be his best man on the BBC Radio 5 Live cricket podcast Tailenders.
The Association of Play Industries has revealed that despite increasing national concerns about children's health, by 2020/21 there will have been a 44% decrease in spend on outdoor play facilities, with a further 29 play areas set to be closed in the North West in the next three years.
The Department of Transport have revealed that some £53m is set to be invested in the North West's roads, with Lancashire to receive the fourth-highest amount of funding per 1,000 people in the region.
Despite the North West boasting one of the UK agriculture sector's lowest death rates, a rural risk expert is urging farmers to remain vigilant, with 10 people from the area having died in the industry over the past five years.
Sun-dappled California mansions often boast that they merge the indoor and the outdoor, with al fresco dining this and natural light that. But proving that whatever SoCal can do, Lancashire can do too, a glamorous six-bedroom mansion marrying modern living and the surrounding moody moors is up for sale.
Winter is a time for hibernation as the days get shorter and the cold sets in, with new research showing 65% of people in the North West prefer to stay home and watch films to pass the time and 23% ending up ordering more takeaways as well.