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Booths free hot drink scheme to be cut

Booths free coffee benefits - a staple of many people's days - are to be cut.
Cycling fund-raisers at the Turf

Testing day at Turf for Barry Kilby Prostate Appeal

The Barry Kilby Prostate Cancer Appeal is holding another testing day at Turf Moor on Saturday.

Raise a glass to this year's pubwalk

Cheers! Best foot forward for pub walk

Charity supporters will lace up their walking boots this weekend and ensure their drinking arms are ready for a pub walk in aid of the East Lancashire Hospice.

England captain, Harry Kane (left) with England manager, Gareth Southgate, in Volgograd.

Reaching the World Cup Final to cost each fan £9,000

Football fans know that even following your team domestically can be expensive, but a new study has revealed that if a die-hard aficionado wants to watch the Three Lions through to the World Cup Final, it will cost them almost £9,000.


Where are the best Spanish restaurants in Lancashire?

Is the weather making you want something a little more exotic?

Anni Smith

Police search for missing girl

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing girl.
Police are dealing with an incident

Bridge incident on M65

An ongoing incident on a bridge is currently causing long delays on the M65 motorway.

Preston Road (Photo: Google).

Police arrest motorist in Longridge for blowing over three times the legal alcohol limit

A motorist has been arrested in Longridge after being found to be more than three times over the legal alcohol limit.

The drop-in session is being held at The Hub at Trinity Methodist Church.

Are you worried about your memory?

The next "Living well with dementia" drop in hosted by Ribble Valley Dementia Action Alliance will be held on Wednesday.

Stephen John Crawford, 25, who is of no fixed address

Police searching for man wanted on recall to prison

Police are appealing for information about a man who is wanted on recall to prison.


EastEnders actor Leslie Grantham has died aged 71

Eastenders actor Leslie Grantham, famous for playing 'Dirty' Den Watts, has died aged 71.
Pupils take part in the Joy of Moving Festival.

Activities and fun galore for Clitheroe primary school pupils

Pupils at Brookside Primary School in Clitheroe took part in a Joy of Moving Festival with sports coaches from Accrington Stanley.
Credit: Cats Protection. (s)

Animal charity's plea for help in East Lancashire

Shirley Chisnall is championing the animal lover's life ahead of the opening of a new Cats Protection branch in East Lancashire.
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.
Police appeal

Police hunting man with Burnley and Pendle links for prison recall

Police are appealing for information about a man who is wanted on recall to prison.

Workshop leader Jennifer Brown with participant Laura Longworth. (s)

REVIEW: Creative Writing For Beginners; Burnley College

Creative Burnley people can let their imaginations soar thanks to a new series of writing workshops.

The young runners.

Ribble Valley school's Race for Life raises almost £1.5k

Children at Brennand’s Endowed Primary School in Slaidburn took part in a sponsored Race for Life raising £1,480 for Cancer Research UK.

The World Cup in Russia got underway yesterday.

'I'd rather give up alcohol for a year' - UK's World Cup fans not keen on Russia 2018

With England internationals going as far as to tell their family not to travel to the World Cup in Russia which kicked off yesterday, a new study has revealed that 69% of UK fans said you would have to pay them to attend the tournament due to concerns around safety and discrimination.
Beer enthusiast Katie.

Beer enthusiast to judge at World Beer Awards

A local beer writer and BBC Radio Lancashire beer enthusiast is judging at the World Beer Awards in London.

Stephen Withnell.

College announces new director of strategic development

Stonyhurst College at Hurst Green has announced the appointment of Stephen Withnell as director of strategic development.

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