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Charlotte crowns a fantastic few days with silver medal

It’s been a fantastic few days for hammer thrower Charlotte Williams.

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The winning England womens team, from left, Sophie Lamb, Rochelle Morris, Alice Hewson, India Clyburn, Gemma Clews and Lianna Bailey

Sophie helps England land European title success

Clitheroe’s Sophie Lamb played her part as England’s wonderful women became European team champions again – winning the gold medal for the second year in a row.

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Samantha Murray

Sam goes for glory at European finals

Samantha Murray will aim to launch a bid for a podium position this week at the European Modern Pentathlon Championships in Minsk.

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Michael Jennings (left) takes on Miguel Cotto in the first round of their WBO World Welterweight title fight at Madison Square Garden in New York

Blackledge shakes things up in his bid to become the British champion

Luke Blackledge will walk out with a new team behind him when he returns to the ring for his British title eliminator with Zach Parker.

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Four-year-old Sawrey.

Four-year-old’s marathon for children in need

A four-year-old boy from Wilpshire refused to let his age or size get in the way when he decided to run a marathon to raise funds for those less fortunate than himself.

Martin and Rachel Isherwood who completed the Snowdonia Challenge to raise money for the Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Couple’s mountainous challenge for MS

A Ribble Valley couple have just completed the Snowdonia Challenge, walking 100km through Snowdonia in three days, to raise money for the Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Luke Blackledge in action against Ishmael Tetteh. Photo: Kelvin Stuttard

Luke Blackledge is looking to land the Lord Lonsdale strap second time around

Luke Blackledge made a promise to himself that he’d become British champion before his time in boxing comes to an end.

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Tony Cross, Jean Van Boeckel, Dave Bolton, Dan Timmins, President David Hargreaves, Katie Maher, Nick Howarth

Dave capitalises on glorious conditions to win at Mytton Fold

There was a fantastic turn out for President’s Day, which proved to be Mytton Golf Club’s biggest of the year so far.

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Karen Thompson, Maria Bland, Hazel Sellers, Cathy Haworth, Alison Nuttall

No handbags as Whalley’s July Open is played in good spirits

Whalley Ladies held their annual July Open which was sponsored by Goldilocks handbags and accessories.

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Clitheroe RGS take on Fisher More at handball

Ribble Valley pupils are in the medals

Pupils from schools across the Ribble Valley are celebrating after storming to success at the largest youth sporting event in the county, scooping three medals.

Tommi Meadows

Tommi hoping for better luck

Teenage rally driver Tommi Meadows heads to Builth Wells this weekend for the Nicky Grist Stages Rally, which is a round of both the BTRDA and British Rally Championships.

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Tennis lessons at Ribble Valley Tennis Centre

A perfect time to get into tennis in the Ribble Valley

Have you been bitten by the Wimbledon bug yet?

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England Women and Girls squad at Woodhall Spa. 
Sophie Lamb

Sophie in action for GB ladies in Italy

Clitheroe’s Sophie Lamb was in action last week as a member of the Great Britain amateur ladies’ golf team in Italy against a European representative side, playing for the Vagliano Trophy.

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Jeff Hendrick

Clarets midfielder cleared in court

Clarets midfielder Jeff Hendrick has been found not guilty of violent disorder by a jury at the Circuit Criminal Court in Dublin.
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Great Britain's Liam Heath (left) and Jon Schofield have won a silver medal in the men's kayak double 200 metres on the thirteenth day of the Rio Olympics Games, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday August 18, 2016. Photo credit should read: Martin Rickett/PA Wire. EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Jon returning to the wild

Double Olympic medalist Jon Schofield will represent Team GB at the ICF Wild Water Canoeing World Championships in September.

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John McEnroe throwing his racket in anger during his stormy semi-final match against Australian Rod Frawley

14 brilliant moments from Wimbledon over 90 years

The Beeb is celebrating nine decades of broadcasting from the Wimbledon Championships - here's a look back...

The team at the top of Snowden.

Clitheroe couple’s National Three Peaks climb raises thousands

The parents of a nine-year-old boy from Clitheroe have raised almost £3,000 after scaling the National Three Peaks to help raise awareness about severe allergies.

Andy Murray was positive about his fitness ahead of the start of Wimbledon

Andy Murray and Johanna Konta aiming to prove fitness as Wimbledon begins

Andy Murray and Johanna Konta will both look to prove they are fighting fit for long Wimbledon campaigns when they take to the court on Monday.

Barry Dennis with President Bill Banks

Barry claims President’s Day prize

It was President’s Day at Whalley Golf Club on Saturday, as 84 men and ladies competed for this prestigious prize on a blustery but dry day.

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