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Point Break: 2016 incarnation should be retitled Pointless Break

Released in 1991, the original Point Break starring Patrick Swayze and Keanu Reeves was a testosterone-fuelled, homoerotic classic of the era about an emotionally scarred FBI agent, who goes undercover to bring down a gang of bank-robbing surfer dudes.

The Cult

The Cult - Hidden City: Still a force to be reckoned with

For their tenth studio album, The Cult have left the experimentalism and art rock of the Nineties and early 2000s behind and revived the soaring choruses and stadium-friendly riffs of their classic early albums.

The Witness, Platform: PS4, Genre: Puzzle. See PA Feature GAMES Reviews. Picture credit: PA

Games Central - The Witness wows the puzzling crowds on PS4

This week, The Witness wows the puzzling crowds on PS4, Final Fantasy Explorers draw their weapons on Nintendo 3DS and LEGO’s Marvel Avengers bound onto Xbox One.

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Photo of the Day: February 5th

Steven Crook has sent in this fantastic sunset over Churn Clough reservoir.

Pendle Hill

African adventurer’s ashes to be scattered on Pendle Hill

The family of a former Burnley Grammar School boy who became an adventurer in Africa and went on to be an Englishman in New York are to scatter his ashes on Pendle Hill.

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Ribble Valley in line for top UK tourism award

A stately home and a restaurant in the Ribble Valley have beat off nationwide competition to represent the county in the UK finals of the prestigious Visit England Awards 2016.

Blake Harrison, Danny Mays, Tom Courtenay, Toby Jones, Bill Paterson, Bill Nighy and Michael Gambon

Dad’s Army: A cultural smash’n’grab that goes through the motions

How do you improve on the perfection of Jimmy Perry and David Croft’s sitcom Dad’s Army, which began active service in 1968 and remains a jewel in the crown of the BBC comedy archives?

Delighted members of Burnley Light Opera Society celebrate their successes. (s)

Our theatre groups triumph at North West stage awards

Burnley Light Opera Society members are celebrating winning a clutch of silverware at the theatre world’s annual awards night.

Rod Stewart tickets go on sale tomorrow morning

Rod Stewart announces UK tour

Rock legend Rod Stewart has announced a UK tour this autumn.

Sarah Blasko: Eternal Return

Sarah Blasko - Eternal Return: The best album of her career so far

Although she has made quite a name for herself in her native Australia, Sarah Blasko has only managed to attract a cult following in the UK, which is a shame as her beautifully-crafted songs deserve a global audience.

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Paper train tickets on the way out - now they’ll have to punch your smartphone

The end of the orange paper train ticket could be as step closer as plans are unveiled to allow passengers to travel anywhere in Britain using their smartphones.

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Dan Fisher, Fuudey

Fuudey app set to roll out nationally following successful Lancashire launch

A mobile app that helps diners to place orders using their smartphones has completed a successful launch phase in Lancashire and is now preparing a national roll out.

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Clitheroe Tesco store to halt 24-hour opening

Round-the-clock shopping at Tesco’s Clitheroe store will end in March as the supermarket giant cuts back on 24-hour opening.

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One lane closed of the M61 following collision

One lane has been closed of the M61 towards Preston following a collision near junction 9 this morning.

FARE PRICE: Virgin is discounting tickets

Virgin discounts train fares to parts of northern England hit by flooding

A train company is offering discounted fares to parts of northern England hit by flooding, in a bid to boost tourism.

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