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Wife of man killed in engineering firm accident pays tribute to her "strong goliath"

The wife of the man who died after becoming trapped under machinery at an engineering company has paid a moving tribute to him as a "strong goliath yet a gentle giant."

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Nursery owner hits back after damning Ofsted report

Nursery owner hits back after damning Ofsted report

A nursery owner has made an official complaint after her business was rated as inadequate across the board after its first Ofsted inspection.
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The countdown is on the third Burnley College Science Festival next month.

Science festival promises to be bigger and better for 2018

The countdown is on to Burnley College's unique Science and Technology Festival next month.
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Police have named the man who died after becoming trapped under machinery at a Nelson engineering works on Monday.

Police name man killed in engineering company accident

The man who died after becoming trapped under machinery at an engineering company in Nelson has been named as Colin Willoughby.

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Firefighters tackled a barn blaze at Samlesbury Hall, Ribchester, for three hours last night.

Fire crews at scene of Ribble Valley barn blaze for three hours

Firefighters raced to a blaze at Ribchester's Samlesbury Hall last night.

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Police investigation after man dies at engineering factory

Police investigation after man dies at engineering factory

Police have launched an investigation after a man died while working at a Nelson engineering company yesterday.
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The party to celebrate the Royal Wedding gets underway at St Leonard's Primary School in Balderstone.

Royal Wedding fever grips pupils at red, white and blue themed banquet

Royal Wedding fever gripped a primary school that held a special banquet to celebrate the major event.

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Burnley fashion designer creates a sensation after making Royal Wedding dress in just 90 minutes

Burnley fashion designer creates a sensation after making Royal Wedding dress in just 90 minutes

A Burnley born fashion designer created a social media storm when she made a copy of the wedding dress worn by bride Meghan Markle...in just 90 minutes.

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Oakhill students arrive at the Fence Gate restaurant for their leavers' party

Classic car cavalcade as students celebrate their final days at school

Rolls Royces, Ferraris and an original 1966 MGB Roadster were just some of the transport of choice for students at a special evening to mark their final days at school.

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Clayton Harriers' juniors before their bag pack at the Burnley Asda store.

Young athletes' charity project bags them £400 for new equipment

Young runners swapped sprinting for bag packing to raise funds for new equipment.
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Oakhill School students with Paul Shoreman from Lancashire County Council and the new picnic bench.

Beauty spot bench in place thanks to hard work of pupils

Caring students raised money to buy a picnic bench for a popular beauty spot.

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Children and families having fun at last year's Burnley Canal Festival.

Popular canal festival ready to set sail into Burnley

The hugely popular Burnley Canal Festival is ready to draw the crowds again this August.

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The North West is the fifth happiest place for pets in the UK, a survey has revealed.

North West fifth happiest place for pets in the UK

The North West is ranked fifth in the UK for being one of the happiest and healthiest places for pets to live.

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The North West ranks fifth in the UK for the happiest and healthiest place for pets to live.

North West comes in fifth as one of the happiest places for pets to live

The North West is ranked fifth in the UK for being one of the happiest and healthiest places for pets to live.
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Some of the vehicles on display at  a previous Classic Car Show in Burnley

Classic car show is set to roll into town

Burnley is preparing to host the 34th annual Classic Car Show next month.

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Revellers at the all day party at the Prinny

Party time at the Prinny marks end of dream season for mighty Clarets

Clarets fans celebrated their team's success with an all day party on Sunday.
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Stellar line up for open air Festival in the Park

Stellar line up for open air Festival in the Park

Live music will fill the air in Burnley this weekend at the much anticipated Festival in the Park.

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Sarah Hirst set up her own business making gluten free food after finding out she had Coeliac disease.

Sarah on a mission to feed the world with gorgeous gluten free food

Bread and Belgian buns were two of Sarah Hirst's favourite foods.
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Brits believe that extending their homes is the way forward rather than moving.

Move or improve? That is the question

It’s the question every homeowner grapples with when they realise they’ve outgrown their property - move or improve?
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Burnley Golf members with their certificates after becoming Dementia Friends.

Golfers in Burnley become Dementia Friends

A project to raise awareness of dementia was hosted at Burnley Golf Club.

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