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BLACKBURN'S Muslim Tauheedul Schools Trust was this weekend braced for controversy over a TV documentary claiming staff members at its Olive Primary branded 'clapping and whistling' as 'Satanic'.
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It follows the success of the Midnight Walk event the hospice have held over the past four years which have raised more than A 900,000 towards patient care PENDLESIDE Hospice is hosting its annual 'Girls' Night Out' event tonight and organisers are urging people who live on the route to cheer the ladies on.
Services were disrupted across the county as several trade unions co-ordinated industrial action to take place on the same day.
Feniscowles Pre-School in Blackburn will host a fun day from 11am, to raise money for school funds, which will attended by the fire service.
Held at Alder Grange High School, the group presented how they plan to tackle issues surrounding living with and caring for residents with dementia in their local community.
The General Synod vote over women bishops comes after the legislation was derailed in November 2012 by just six votes cast by lay members The Church of England is being given a second chance to back the introduction of women bishops at a key meeting getting under way today.
The fire has been extinguished but the cylinders are potentially highly explosive, so fire fighters will remain on the scene for the rest of the morning, and possibily the afternoon, ensuring the cylinders are fully cooling.
Burnley Crown Court heard how convicted robber Debbie Kearns, 32, had grabbed Mohammed Ahmed's money bag and demanded change in a dispute over the fare.
A DRUNKEN HGV driver who demolished a bus stop forcing a woman to run for her life was already being investigated for another incidence of drink driving.
POLICE cordoned off an area of Darwen last night following the discovery of a 59-year-old woman's body.
Previous proposals for 345 homes on the Waddow View site off Waddington Road, submitted by a local consortium, were rejected at appeal in January.
A FORMER Pendle councillor must pay back A 144,000 by a proceeds of crime hearing in six months or he will be jailed.
CALLS have been made to equalise residents' parking charges across Lancashire after figures showed drivers were forking out different amounts.
EAST Lancashire MPs have called for investigations into possible child abuse by senior politicians in the 1980s to be swift and thorough.
A GRIEVING mother has paid tribute to her 'inspiring' baby who died from an infection while having chemotherapy for a rare disease.
Everyone is invited to take part in a project next month by turning off their lights, leaving on a single light or candle for a shared moment of reflection.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 03:13 am
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