Man dies after being hit by car outside Turf Moor

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 57-year-old man died following a serious collision in Burnley.
Nick Pope

Tarkowski and Pope on bench for England

Clarets pair James Tarkowski and Nick Pope have been named on the bench for England’s friendly against Holland in Amsterdam tonight.

Samantha Murray (right)

Sam prepares for LA with second in Rome

Samantha Murray warmed up for the modern pentathlon World Cup 2 in Los Angeles by finishing second in the Italian Open Championships on Saturday.

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'Life-saving' demonstration Slaidburn WI and Slaidburn Guides

Cash to support Bowland Mountain Rescue

A rural life-saving charity has received a cash boost of £265.

Clive Grunshaw.

Lancs Police and Crime Commissioner welcomes positive inspection despite 'impact of austerity on policing'

Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner has welcomed the latest findings that, despite the county's police receiving the second-highest volume of calls for its population after London, Lancashire Constabulary have been adjudged as positive.

Youngsters enjoy the celebrations

Brownies enjoy dazzling disco party

A party was held to mark the 40th birthday of 1st Grindleton Brownies.

The triple funeral for the Gibraltar Three (Sean Savage, Dan McCann and Mairead Farrell) in Belfast, in March 1988

The Funeral Murders - a reminder of a troubled past

It seems hard to remember now, when security threats seem to originate from the maelstrom in the Middle East, that it wasn’t long ago we seemed to have daily reports of atrocities which came much closer to home.

Fiona Maudsley and Steven Barker along with a representative from Taylor Wimpey

Housebuilder supports new family hub

Homebuilder Taylor Wimpey is delighted to be supporting an innovative project for children, young people and their families in Clitheroe.

Lancashire Police has received a good rating at inspection

Lancashire Police rated 'good' in latest inspection

Lancashire Police has received a good rating for keeping people safe and preventing crime.
Dan Riley with Steffen Thiede, Hannes Rackow and Stefan Kurzmann.

Clitheroe musician’s songs make journey from Bowland to Germany

A Clitheroe man who wrote a collection of songs while living at Stocks Reservoir in Bowland has gone on to record and release them in Germany.

Two of the winners.

Ribble Valley primary pupils' best Easter bonnet creations

Pupils at Chatburn Primary School left the judges of their Easter bonnets with a difficult decision.

Director Simon Rumley

Film director giving away £15 to people who watch his film in Burnley

A film director is offering £15 to the first 10 people who go to see his new film at Burnley's Reel Cinema.
Professor Steven Parissien with James Warburton

Cheers! Stylish Clitheroe pub wins prestigious CAMRA award

Bowland Beer Hall has received national recognition from Campaign for Real Ale for the outstanding conversion of a historic textiles mill into one of Britain’s best pubs.

Burnley Reel Cinema

Competition: Win tickets to Burnley's Reel Cinema

East Lancashire Newspapers has once again teamed up with Burnley's Reel Cinema to offer readers the chance to win a pair of film tickets.
Coun. Christine White has praised staff at Burnley General Hospital for their care after she was injured during a fall.

Councillor's praise for "wonderful and kind" hospital staff after fall drama

A councillor has praised staff at Burnley General Hospital who came to her aid she fell while taking photographs of neglected back streets on her patch.
England goalkeeper Nick Pope during the training session at St George's Park, Burton. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday March 20, 2018. See PA story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: Use subject to FA restrictions. Editorial use only. Commercial use only with prior written consent of the FA. No editing except cropping.

Pope’s form is no flash in the pan – he has consistently excelled

Judging by the way Nick Pope has taken to life in the Premier League, I see no reason why he can’t maintain his remarkable rise to prominence with Gareth Southgate’s England.

Luke Blackledge v Ishmael Tetteh, Commonwealth (British Empire) super middleweight title, Macron Stadium, Bolton, 13th May 2016

Luke dropping to middleweight as he sets sights on another title

Clitheroe’s Luke Blackledge has set the target of becoming a champion of three separate weights having made the decision to drop down to 160lbs.

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Shibden Mill Inn

Travel:: A magical snowy escape to Shibden Mill Inn, West Yorkshire

Tucked away down a winding road amid the beautiful hills of a West Yorkshire valley lies the Shibden Mill Inn.

Kerry Bowman and Paul Lyskiewicz

Dog bites girl and her mum in savage attack

A young child and her mum were both injured by an out-of- control Staffordshire bull terrier after it attacked their dog, a court heard.
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Nat Dickinson

Maroon and Golds fall to first loss since split

Clitheroe suffered their first defeat since the league split, losing out 25-17 to North Manchester, and it certainly left a few questions unanswered after a game of two halves.

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