Thinking of walking? Join Clitheroe Ramblers

From April 4th until the end of August, walking enthusiasts can enjoy a leg-stretching evening walk with Clitheroe Ramblers.

Ribble Valley is top place to live

RV is officially top place to live!

The Ribble Valley has been named as one of the best places to live in the country.

Armed with litter pickers and black bags, villagers clean up Grindleton

Villagers turn out in force to spruce up Grindleton

A very successful postponed litter pick took place when Grindleton WI members and members of the local community rolled up their sleeves to clean their village.

Picture show the dramatic damage caused by the storm

Clitheroe FC appeals to rebuild storm damaged stand

This is the devastation caused after Storm Emma ripped through the oldest stand at Clitheroe Football Club.

Police are working closely with schools

School hit by hoax 'bomb threat' e-mail

An East Lancashire school is among hundreds up and down the country which received a threatening e-mail as part of a hoax bomb threat.
The story will be performed on Saturday

A story in song from Bowland to the Rockies

Gifted writers, poets, singers and musicians have combined to create a very special tale of the 1914-18 war to be told at the Clitheroe Castle this weekend.

Donna will pound the streets of the capital next month

Donna’s epic ninth marathon is no small feat!

Whalley woman Donna Bibby is not your ordinary runner.

Karen Lynch (second from left) with the charity's volunteers and Tesco, Clitheroe, representatives.

Tesco donates thousands to worthy causes

A newly-established charity working closely with vulnerable families to achieve the best possible outcomes for children and young people in the Ribble Valley has received a cash boost of £4,000.

Lesley has to wear sunglasses at all times

NHS payout for ex-nurse after laser eye surgery 'burned her retina'

A diabetic Clitheroe resident has been left almost blind in her right eye after permanent damage was caused to her retina during laser surgery.

Police were called to the scene

Emergency services respond to Clitheroe two-car collision

Police and paramedics were called to a two-car crash in Clitheroe at lunchtime today.

President Daniel Williams and guests at the chamber ball

Traders enjoy R&B and soul at annual chamber ball

Chamber members were brought to their feet for a non-stop dancing night, full of laughter and entertainment.

Marcia Morris

81-mile Dales Way hike for Grindleton duo

The inclement weather has not halted the preparation for a sponsored 81-mile walk along the Dales Way for Grindleton resident Marcia Morris.

Island of Staffa

Springtime in the beautiful island of Mull

Springtime on Mull, Iona and Staffa is the title of the final Clitheroe Library Lecture of the winter presented by Steuart and Anita Kellington.

Denise Williams in the kitchen

Something to get your teeth into

A new café with a focus on food for wellbeing is looking for a new head chef.

'We have to continue to be cautious with our spending' - Ken Hind, leader of Ribble Valley Borough Council

Council tax hike for Valley residents

Council tax bills will rise by 3.4 per cent in the Ribble Valley.

Kate Murdoch presents the cheque to Catherine Leech

Kate makes sure Langho is blooming!

Langho runner Kate Murdoch put her best foot forward and successfully completed the Great Northwest Half Marathon raising over £1,000 for two worthwhile causes.

Traffic chaos in Whalley

Traders hit out as profits plummet

Roadworks in Whalley are causing misery for traders who claim business has plummeted as a result.

Lots of delicious goodies at the country market

Clitheroe country market reopens next week

Clitheroe Country Market members are looking forward to returning after their winter break with lots of new cakes, bakes and savouries along with home grown plants and a fine display of hand-made crafts.

This is the daily scene outside Puddleducks in Dunsop Bridge

Horror as ducks killed in Valley beauty spot

A cafe owner has made an emotional plea to motorists to “slow down” after three ducks were killed on a village beauty spot.

Emergency crews deal with the two-car collision

Injured woman flown to hospital after Burnley crash

A woman has been airlifted to hospital with suspected head injuries after a two-car collision in Burnley.

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