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Man wanted on prison recall found in Burnley

A man who was wanted on recall to prison has been arrested.

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One of the bands performs at this year's Brierfest

Brierfest music festival set to return in 2019 bigger than ever

A music festival, that raised almost £4,000 for charity in May, is set to return in 2019 bigger and better than ever.

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Invitation to go along to special day at Burnley church

Invitation to go along to special day at Burnley church

A Burnley church has invited the community to celebrate a special day.

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The Samaritans charity bookstall, that was targeted by raiders, and (inset) branch director Victoria Haworth.

Colne charity workers' thanks to customers who rallied support after book stall theft

Charity workers have been touched by the outpouring of sympathy, support and help following a shocking theft at their bookstall.
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The Bishop of Burnley is pictured with pupils (from left to right)  Jack Coyle, Joseph Goldsworthy,  Ellie-Sam Allum and Erin Whitaker.

Bishop was VIP guest at special occasion for Burnley pupils

Proud parents, teachers and friends gathered for a very special occasion at Burnley's Holy Trinity Primary School.

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A champion bull at last year's Todmorden Agricultural Show.

Burnley village set to host popular agricultural show

A popular show will be held in Cliviger this weekend.

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Sky Cassidy has been missing since yesterday morning.

Police appeal for missing teenage girl

Police are appealing for information about a teenage girl who has gone missing.

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Sue Hogg (front centre) and her team of volunteers have vowed to carry on as usual  despite a break in at the Thursby Gardens Community Action Group centre.

Volunteers vow to carry on as usual after Burnley community centre break in

Dedicated volunteers have vowed it is "business as usual" at a thriving community centre in Burnley that was burgled this week.

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This badger mosaic has been stolen from Towneley Park in Burnley

Public thanked for "overwhelming" support after sickening mosaic theft from Burnley park

Volunteers have thanked the public for their support and help after thieves stole a mosaic from a woodland trail.
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Flash has a break on one of his walks with Christine and Darren's grandson Matthew Brennan (12)

Coming out of his shell is a walk in the park for Burnley tortoise

Just when you thought you had seen it all, meet Flash the tortoise who loves nothing better than a walk in park!

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The top class football team of 1977 from St John's Cof E Primary School in Cliviger pose proudly for a picture with teacher Mr Joe Sellars.

Flashback to some young talent of the 1970s on the eve of the World Cup

They may not be World Cup standard but this beaming team of young football players looked like winners back in 1977.

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Members of the band Pendlekraft which is planning a reunion gig 25 years after it split.

Band set to reunite 25 years after split

A band, made up of students and teachers from the same Burnley high school, is planning a reunion gig 25 years after it split.
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Police are looking for a Good Samaritan who handed in a wallet that was stolen in Burnley town centre

Search to find Burnley town centre Good Samaritan who handed in stolen wallet

Police are searching for a Good Samaritan who handed in a wallet, containing £400, that was stolen from an 81-year-old man.
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The Brownies and their leaders take a break to pose for a picture during their day out at Ski Rossendale

Brownies enjoy a day on the slopes in the sun

Brownies from across Burnley enjoyed a day out at Ski Rossendale.
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Burnley DJ Matty Robinson has been tipped for the top by music experts

Burnley DJ tipped for the top by music experts

A student from Burnley has been tipped for future stardom after winning a prestigious competition to find the best DJ talent.

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A file has been passed to the coroner after a man was found hanged in Padiham.

Police release statement after man found hanged at football club

Police and paramedics were called to Padiham Football Club on Saturday morning after reports that a man had been found hanged.

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Volunteers and the public gather for the historic re-opening of a section of the Martholme Viaduct

MP thanks volunteers and students for making dream to open historic viaduct a reality

A historic landmark, that was closed for several years after the outbreak of foot and mouth disease in 2001, has re-opened.

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Last night of the Proms was a big hit in Padiham

Last night of the Proms was a big hit in Padiham

The Lancashire Artillery Volunteers' Band rounded off the last of the Padiham Proms in style.
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High street giant announces its new Charity of the Year for 2018

High street giant announces its new Charity of the Year for 2018

The Burnley branch of Marks and Spencer has announced its new Charity of the Year which it has already started raising money for.
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Poundworld has announced it has gone into administration today

Fears for future of popular Burnley town centre store

A popular Burnley store is under threat after it was announced this morning that administrators have been called in.

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