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Councillors vote to axe Chief Executive Jo Turton’s job at Lancashire County Council

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Freemasons, Wiswell.

Top Lancashire eateries named in pay offence list

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In pictures: Thousands flock to Clitheroe music festival to help fight cancer

Health

NATIONAL: Family of boy killed in Barcelona attack say they were 'blessed to have him'

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Competition: Send us your favourite photos of Lancashire and win a camera worth nearly £300!

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Online and offline hate crime must be taken equally seriously, new CPS rules say

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Crews tackle house fire in Burnley

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UPDATE: Missing three-year-old Burnley girl found

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Firefighters tackle Ribchester house blaze

Firefighters extinguish Ribchester house blaze

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Cannabis plants seized after police raid house

Cannabis farm found by police in Burnley

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Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

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One for the, er, road

Plane drunk: Ryanair wants two-drink limit for passengers

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Steep climb in number of air passengers arrested for drunken behavior

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Parking mad - Bungling council slammed for only resurfacing middle of residential street to save money

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Rail fares have increased twice as much as pay since 2010

Rail fares have risen twice as much as wages since 2010

Transport

NATIONAL: Family of boy killed in Barcelona attack say they were 'blessed to have him'

Crime
The CPS says it will p rosecute complaints of hate crime online "with the same robust and proactive approach used with offline offending

Online and offline hate crime must be taken equally seriously, new CPS rules say

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Have you seen Olivia?

UPDATE: Missing three-year-old Burnley girl found

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Abid Hussain

Drugs gang who flooded north west with cocaine and heroin jailed

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Support offered for young people worried about exam results

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Oliver Shackleton, Josh Davy, Seren Munro, Fred Duck and Abdullah Iqbal celebrating their A Level exam results.

Another successful year for the Ribble Valley's A Level students

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There has been a sharp rise in the number of counselling sessions for 16-18-year-olds

Exam worries lead to increasing numbers of young people looking for help

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The late Gerald Hood.

Tributes to former CRGS headmaster

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Councillors vote to axe Chief Executive Jo Turton’s job at Lancashire County Council

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Freemasons, Wiswell.

Top Lancashire eateries named in pay offence list

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Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat 8
KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

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Councillors vote to axe Chief Executive Jo Turton’s job at Lancashire County Council

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Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: "When will you be Prime Minister?"

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Mike Holden

Burnley man trumps the President on Twitter

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HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment 7

UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

Offbeat 8
HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment 7
County councillor Geoff Driver

Cabinet considers top team shake-up at county hall

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Gerald Henderson, pictured when Editor of Farmers Guardian

Farewell to former Farmers Guardian editor Gerald Henderson

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In pictures: Thousands flock to Clitheroe music festival to help fight cancer

Health
Developments in CT scanning and research have allowed a digital post-mortem to be performed without the need for the traditional invasive procedure.

Digital autopsy service launches in Lancashire

Health
We find out about the overhaul in 999 systems

Revamped 999 system aims to reach seriously ill patients even faster

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Sue Thompson, head of the Rosemere Cancer Foundation, during preparations for her 140 mile sponsored walk with consultant oncologist Dr Gerry Skailes,

Cancer boss stepping out to raise £1.5m for foundation that has helped thousands

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Carol Holden after her headshave for Macmillan Cancer Care. (s)

Carol 'Braves the Shave'

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