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Demolition of inn marks end of an era for Ribble Valley

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Former St Augustine's pupils Evie Hurst and Tom Muldoon who gained grade 9s and A*s across all subjects in their GCSEs.

Trio of schools are in the county’s top 10

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Quality Street first hit the shelves in 1936

Sweet news for Quality Street fans as Toffee Deluxe returns for Christmas

Whats on
New figures show a rise in the proportion of youngsters missing lessons for family trips

Nearly one in 10 pupils took term-time holidays in last year

Education

Don't prepare food for 48 hours to avoid spreading vomiting bug, sufferers told

Health

Tougher penalties backed for those who break rules of the road, survey shows

Transport

Take a look at the amazing images competing for Wildlife Photographer of Year

Offbeat

Traffic jams on major roads expected to hit peak in November

Transport
Loans could be written off

Threshold hike for student loan repayments could see 75% written off

Education
Luckily there were no serious injuries

Woman cut free from car on busy road

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Tougher penalties backed for those who break rules of the road, survey shows

Transport
Traffic jams on the UK's major roads could reach a peak next month

Traffic jams on major roads expected to hit peak in November

Transport
Coun. Ged Mirfin with county councillor Schofield calling for motorists to slow down

Traffic calming bid to put brakes on speeders

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The GLC model is one of many affected

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport
Rivington Services

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime
Police are investigating the report of an alleged rape in Clitheroe.

Police appeal after alleged rape of woman (18) in Clitheroe

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The new measures form part of efforts to bring down re-offending rates

Probation officers could bar offenders from drinking alcohol or gambling

Crime
Police are appealing for witnesses after firearms were stolen from a house in Rimington.

Firearms stolen in Ribble Valley burglary

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Trio of schools are in the county’s top 10

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New figures show a rise in the proportion of youngsters missing lessons for family trips

Nearly one in 10 pupils took term-time holidays in last year

Education
Loans could be written off

Threshold hike for student loan repayments could see 75% written off

Education

University robots to improve the care of older people, patients and autistic children

Education
Julie Ward is pictured second left with CRGS politics student Imn Chaudhry far right.

Clitheroe politics student’s visit to European Parliament

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Tougher penalties backed for those who break rules of the road, survey shows

Transport
Traffic jams on the UK's major roads could reach a peak next month

Traffic jams on major roads expected to hit peak in November

Transport
Coun. Ged Mirfin with county councillor Schofield calling for motorists to slow down

Traffic calming bid to put brakes on speeders

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Printed Cup Company is highly commended at the North West regional final of the National Apprenticeship Awards 2017.

Clitheroe cup company awarded for growing its own talent

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Ribble Valley to be carved up in radical proposals

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Burnley MP Julie Cooper, Ribble Valley MP Nigel Evans and Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson will see their constituencies change

Ballot box carve up and fewer MPs on the cards

Politics
Julie Ward is pictured second left with CRGS politics student Imn Chaudhry far right.

Clitheroe politics student’s visit to European Parliament

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Across the UK, 35 million plastic bottles and 20 million aluminium cans are sold every day

Councils could save £35m from cashback schemes for bottles and cans

Environment
County Coun Shaun Turner

New Tobacco Control Plan for Lancashire unveiled by county council

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Take a look at the amazing images competing for Wildlife Photographer of Year

Offbeat
The tropical storm was named a hurricane overnight

Britain set to be lashed by Ophelia's tail on anniversary of great storm

Environment
Michael Fish giving his infamous weather forecast in 1987

Michael Fish would not have got 1987 storm spot-on, even with supercomputer

Environment
Across the UK, 35 million plastic bottles and 20 million aluminium cans are sold every day

Councils could save £35m from cashback schemes for bottles and cans

Environment

Don't prepare food for 48 hours to avoid spreading vomiting bug, sufferers told

Health
Sue Bibby.

Alzheimer’s Society recognises Ribble Valley dementia group

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Be brave and don't shave this December.

Decembeard: North West ready to tackle bowel cancer

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About nine in 10 people with diabetes have type 2 diabetes

Doctors should send pre-diabetes patients to weight watchers, say experts

Health
The Holt family.

Clitheroe couple’s second charity night raises more than £2,000

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