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3 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

Blackburn police officer who admitted having sex on duty found not guilty of misconduct

A POLICE officer who admitted having sex while on duty has been found not guilty of misconduct in a public office.

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14 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

East Lancs Asda stores to get lifesaving heart machines

Six Asda stores in East Lancashire are set to be presented with a public access defibrillator and will train store colleagues in CPR in the coming weeks.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

UPDATED: East Lancs teen dies on her birthday in tragic crash

A 17-YEAR-old girl died on her birthday when the car she was travelling in hit a stone wall yesterday.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

Road closed after serious accident in Hapton

One vehicle is believed to have been involved in the incident, which took place near The Stables, off Manchester Road, at around 5.45am.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

Food donations to Accrington community to mark end of Ramadhan

HUNDREDS of people of all faiths are expected to come together to mark the end of Ramadhan in Accrington as local restaurants and takeaways donate food to the community.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Clitheroe Advertiser and Times

Whalley man ( 57) arrested in police raid on child porn

A 57-year-old man from Whalley was among 16 arrested across Lancashire in a national swoop on online child porn users, police have revealed.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

Dirty dogs land Accrington owner with court bill for A 500

AN ACCRINGTON dog owner who let his pets foul outside the council's main office building has been told to pay more than A 500.

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This Is Lancashire

Accrington teen realises a dream as she passes nursing course with flying colours

AN Accrington teenager has been named as the top nursing cadet in Lancashire and Cumbria, realising a 'life-long' dream.

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This Is Lancashire

Ribble Valley vicar's Death Cafe aims to - tackle the last taboo'

A RIBBLE Valley vicar is set to hold a Death Cafe event to offer an informal environment to 'tackle the last taboo subject in society'.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Chronicle Live

Things to do in Newcastle tonight: Tuesday July 15

After two sell-out years on the Newcastle comedy scene, Bright Club Newcastle is coming to The Stand.

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Chronicle Live

People's Theatre latest show Accrington Pals commemorates the centenary of WW1

Jonny Lavelle, Sara Jo Harrison, Craig Fairbairn and Emma Richardson play Tom, May, Ralph and Eva in The Accrington Pals The People's Theatre is commemorating the 100th Anniversary of World War One this week with their staging of Peter Whelan's poignant drama, The Accrington Pals.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Burnley Citizen

THREE - vulnerable' missing people were found safe and well this weekend, Lancashire poice said.

Duty Inspector Conrad Tapp said Lancashire police received a call at around 10.30pm to report the pair missing from the Burnley Lane area of Accrington.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Blackburn Citizen

CRIMINALS are to take over the maintenance of an overgrown public garden in Accrington.

Offenders doing community payback will be brought in to work on the plants at the 'garden of hope' in Livingstone Road.

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Theboltonnews.co.uk

Dog mauls woman in Accrington

The woman, in her 60s, was attacked by the boxer mastiff cross in Marsden Street while walking her own dog at around 2.30pm today.

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Lancashire Telegraph

Rishton cross road scheme hit by six month delay

Work on the junction at Eachill Road was due to start this month but Hyndburn Borough Council was informed recently that 'legal issues' surrounding a plot of land were still outstanding.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

a Police helicopter was called to search for two - vulnerable' missing women last night.

Duty Inspector Conrad Tapp said Lancashire police received a call at around 10.30pm to report the women missing from the Burnley Lane area of Accrington.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

Drunk East Lancs HGV driver was reported to police BEFORE crashing into bus stop

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.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

Whalley residents lose out in protest over village nightclub

The licence of Rendezvous, in Whalley, was reviewed by Ribble Valley Council after complaints about noise, lack of public safety, and crime and disorder.

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Blackburn Citizen

a Writer who penned a play about an East Lancashire military regiment has died.

The play is based around the story of the Accrington Pals army unit during the war, contrasting the experiences of the soldiers on the front line with the lives of the women they left behind.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

This Is Lancashire

Petition plea after Accrington Arndale death fall

A PETITION with more than 1,300 signatures has been presented to Hyndburn Council, calling for greater safety measures at the Arndale Centre in Accrington.

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