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Traders unite in bid to save high street

Shoppers are being urged to get behind Clitheroe high street as traders overwhelmingly back plans to save the town centre.

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If your finances are out of control, give them a call

Reopening of local debt charity

Clitheroe’s Christians Against Poverty Debt Centre has recently reopened its free service, under new manager and debt coach Graham Haldane.

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A very modish urban chic ambience has been created. (s)

Clitheroe’s boutique hotel now fully open

The Spinning Block Hotel at Holmes Mill in Clitheroe is now fully open for business.

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Police are investigating the burglaries

Thousands of pounds worth of jewellery stolen in Clitheroe house raids

Police are urging residents in Clitheroe to be on their guard and to report any suspicious activity after a spate of burglaries.

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Dylan with his grandpa, Barry Webb

Dylan’s 80-mile walk for hospice

A grateful Clitheroe schoolboy is lacing his boots to complete an almost 80-mile trek in four days in memory of his “grandpa”.

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Harvey has been found safe and well

Missing Padiham schoolboy (8) is found

A Padiham schoolboy who went missing this morning has been found safe and well.

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Have you seen Harvey Oxborough?

Police appeal to find missing Padiham schoolboy (8)

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of eight-year-old Harvey Oxborough, who is missing in Padiham.

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Police were at the scene of the accident this morning

Car flips onto its side after collision with lamppost

Traffic came to a standstill in Barrow this morning (Monday) after a vehicle flipped onto its side after a collision with a lamppost.

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Police are appealing for information to identify this man

Police appeal for information after Barrowford assault

Police are calling on the public to help them identify a man after an alleged assault at the Working Men's Club in Barrowford.

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Police recover stolen generator

Police search rightful owner of stolen generator

Does this generator belong to you?

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Police seized this vehicle

Car with no insurance seized in Burnley

A car has been seized for not having insurance after it was pulled over by police as part of a routine check.

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Crews were called out yesterday

Crews called to Nelson fire after reports of person trapped

Firefighters extinguished a blaze at a house in Bamford Street yesterday evening (Saturday).

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Emergency services attended the accident this morning

Man injured in Burnley car and motorbike collision

Fire crews rushed to Calderbrook Avenue this morning (Saturday) after a car was in collision with a motorbike.

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'Royal couple' come to Bolton-by-Bowland!

Royal wedding street party celebrations begin

Children and staff at Bolton-by-Bowland CE Primary School were privileged to have two very special guests at their Royal Wedding picnic lunch.
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Police stopped the man in the early hours of this morning

Uninsured father-to-be arrested on way to baby's delivery

A man was caught with no licence, car insurance or MOT while driving his heavily pregnant wife to hospital.

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There will be street parties galore today

Royal Wedding 2018: Local politicians sends best wishes to the happy couple

Royal wedding excitement has reached fever pitch, as millions of people around the world prepare to watch Prince Harry marry Meghan Markle.

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Council chiefs say Primark's a 'massive hit' with shoppers

Civic dignitaries and VIP guests have spoken about what the opening of Primark's new store means for the people of Burnley.
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Guides ready to take on the tower!

Valley Guides take on the tower for super Swiss trip!

Climbing to Darwen Tower in the sunshine was the intention of a group from Girlguiding Ribble Valley.

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Eager shoppers wait for the opening of the new Primark store in Burnley

Hundreds queue for the opening of Burnley's new Primark

The wait was finally over this morning as the town's new Primark store opened its doors to the public.
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Bill (right) and Malcolm ready to go that extra mile for charity. (s)

Rotarians epic drive to eradicate polio

Charity champion and Rotarian Bill Honeywell and fellow member Malcolm Baldwin are taking part in the Purple4Polio Rotary Grand Tour.

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