Train strikes announced for October

Commuters using Northern Rail services have been warned to brace themselves for further strike action which has been scheduled to take place in October.

Star cars at the Frankfurt Motor Show

Ferrari, Porsche and Bugatti were just some of the big-name brands unveiling their latest luxury sports cars at the Frankfurt Motor Show.

Up to 50 flights a day are now officially cancelled

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you're affected

Ryanair have now revealed the full list of cancelled flights for the next six weeks.
Retail giant Toys'R'Us has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada

Retail giant Toys'R'Us has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada after struggling amid mammoth debts and online competition.

The redevelopment proposals for Clitheroe market have changed.

Hotel axed from Clitheroe market redevelopment scheme

Plans for a new hotel have been axed from ongoing proposals to redevelop Clitheroe market.

They surveyed more than 370 UK workers in a range of organisations

Workers feel pressure to be available out of hours on mobiles or email

Firms are failing to tackle the "always on" culture in the workplace despite the impact of modern communications on their staff, new research reveals.
Young farmer Hannah Binns.

Young farmer Hannah’s star role in pageant

A Ribble Valley young farmer is one of eight who have landed starring roles representing British farming in one of the most popular historic civic pageants in the world.

People at work in the Operations room at the Ryanair offices

Under-fire Ryanair pressed to release full list of flights to be cancelled

Ryanair is being urged to release a full list of the flights it is cancelling because it "messed up" the planning of pilots' holidays.


Reunion is icing on the cake for retired staff!

More than 40 retired and former employees from Johnson Matthey, Clitheroe, had a trip down memory lane while tucking into a nice slice of Victoria sponge!
Evolve at Vision Park

A vision of the future for Burnley business

Burnley’s flagship new business park will soon be welcoming tenants.

How are your digital skills?

Nearly half 'have not mastered digital skills most jobs require'

Almost half of people do not have the digital skills needed for most jobs, a new report says.

Dozens of concerned residents called 999 after spotting the flames and huge plumes of smoke at Chantry Place, Harrow.

Major disruption for London bound travellers after fire at timber yard

Major disruption is expected for train passengers hoping to travel to London today following a major blaze at a London timber yard.
A glimpse of last night's traffic chaos.

Head promises a review after open evening traffic chaos

An open evening staged by Clitheroe Royal Grammar School has been described as a “shambles” after a large number of parents parked their cars outside the secondary school causing the road to be gridlocked.

The Bank of England

Bank of England hints at interest rate hike in 'coming months'

The Bank of England has signalled it may hike interest rates in the "coming months" to cool surging inflation as economic growth shows signs of picking up.

Around 28,000 pubs have closed since the 1970s

Rates increases threaten future of Britain's declining pubs

Around 28,000 pubs have closed since the 1970s as the sector faces a "ticking time bomb" over its future, a report warns.

The new UK £10 note comes into circulation

The new £10 note featuring Jane Austen, has entered circulation and will start to show up in people's pockets in the coming days and weeks.
The Apple Watch series 3

New cellular Apple Watch will free users from carrying phone

Three new iPhone handsets may have been the focus, butApple Watch users have been given new powers to free themselves from their phones at Apple's live event.

The Nordstrom Local concept store will open in Los Angeles next month

Shop with no stock? It's the future.

US luxury department store chain Nordstrom is opening a shop with no stock.


Success predicted for Apple's iPhone X despite £1,000 price tag

Apple's new iPhone X is the "future of smartphone design" and will still be a success despite its near £1,000 price tag, one analyst believes.
Delays have been caused on the M6 by a three-vehicle collision

Crash on M6 causing serious delays

Serious delays have been experienced by motorists on the M6 after a three-car collision.
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