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More delays and cancellations on Northern trains after timetabling change

Rail users are experiencing a second day of delays and cancellations following a timetabling change which was introduced on Monday.
Transport

Delays and cancellations on Northern trains

Users of Northern trains have been warned to expect delays and cancellations this morning following a major timetabling change affecting several services across the country.
Transport
Nigel Mungur, 40, a former immediate response officer with Lancashire Constabulary, pleaded guilty to misconduct in a public office PIC: Police handout

Former officer ordered to pay back £368,000 for accident data fraud

A former police officer has been ordered to pay back £367,772.50 after he was jailed for selling personal data from traffic accident logs.

Crime
The M65 has fully re-opened following emergency overnight bridge repairs

M65 reopens after emergency bridge repairs

The M65 has fully re-opened following emergency overnight bridge repairs, says Highways England.
Transport

UPDATE: Body found on track near Clitheroe

A person has died after he was struck by a train in Clitheroe, say police.
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A warm spell has been predicted to hit East Lancashire next week with temperatures climbing to the late teens. PIC: BBC

'Warm spell' predicted to hit East Lancs next week

A warm spell has been predicted to hit East Lancashire next week with temperatures climbing to the late teens.

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Volunteers in Whalley rally to stop floods

Local volunteers and the fire service worked for hours to prevent flood damage to properties in Whalley following a spell of heavy rain.
Environment
The accident happened on the westbound carriageway at junction 10 for Burnley during Tuesday morning's rush hour.

Lanes blocked on M65 after crash

Lane two is reported to be currently blocked on the M65 following a two-car crash.
Transport

Easter Bank Holiday 2018 weather - East Lancashire

Making plans for the Easter Bank Holiday weekend? Here's what the weather is expected to be like in East Lancashire.
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Bank holiday revellers are warned to have their big coats at the ready

WHITE EASTER: Will the 'Beast of Easter' hit Lancashire?

Temperatures have been rising following recent cold snaps but latest forecasts are warning northerners to brace themselves for yet more cold weather.
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Disneyland Paris has announced it is holding open auditions in the UK to recruit its new character, dancing and parade stars.

Calling all Elsa's and Spidermen: Audition dates announced for Disneyland Paris

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a Disney princess or a real life Marvel superhero? Here's your chance.
Offbeat

WATCH: Incredible snow footage captured by Ribble Valley hero

A public spirited man from Whalley has shared incredible footage taken during the snowy weather as he travelled rural routes around the Ribble Valley helping stranded drivers.
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Virgin has advised some of its services have been disrupted

Trains across North West cancelled and delayed due to weather

Trains have been disrupted across the region as a blanket of snow covered the county.
Transport
According to the list, several schools in Burnley,Pendle,Accrington and the Ribble Valley are currently closed

SCHOOL CLOSURES: Latest list from Lancashire County Council

Lancashire County Council has issued an updated list (March 2) of school closures across the county.
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LIVE BLOG: Snow hits Lancashire

Many of us woke up to a winter wonderland this morning with snow covering the county.

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Following enquiries, police would now like to speak to this man, pictured, in connection with the investigation.

CCTV appeal after wedding rings stolen from Longridge home

A CCTV appeal has been launched after a home in Longridge was raided, say police.

Crime
Two fire engines from Longridge and Fulwood were called to the blaze which started on Talbot Street just before 5pm on Thursday, February 15.

Crews battle blaze in Chipping after summerhouse catches light

A raging fire broke out at a summerhouse in Chipping, say fire services.
News
Fish cakes recalled over fears they contain pieces of metal

Fish cakes recalled over fears they contain pieces of metal

A major frozen food producer is recalling packets of fish cakes over fears they could contain pieces of metal and plastic.
Health
The eastbound carriageway of the M65 was closed for several hoursbetween J4 and J5 following several incidents which Highways England said was due to severe weather conditions.

Drivers warned over poor road conditions in Lancashire

Drivers are being warned to take extra care on the roads this morning after icy, snowy conditions led to difficult driving conditions across parts of Lancashire.
Transport
The accident, which involved a Fiat Punto, happened at around 10pm on Wednesday, February 7 on Crown Point Road.

Woman taken to hospital with serious injuries after crash in Burnley

A woman has been rushed to hospital with serious injuries after her car crashed into a wall in Burnley, say police.
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