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  1. Husband's Anniversary Gift For Wife With MS Is The Definition Of LoveRead the original story

    35 min ago | Switched

    Carl Gilbertson wanted to make his 10th wedding anniversary special for his wife Laura, who was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. On Saturday, he surprised her with a flash mob performance of Bruno Mars' "Just the Way You Are" with some help from students of Liverpool Media Academy in Liverpool, England.

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  2. Heavy Delays: Lane closure causes further traffic problems on M6 in LancashireRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Chorley Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Drivers are being warned about further delays to existing traffic after part of the M6 motorway has been closed off this afternoon.

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  3. 18-year-old stabbed in "unprovoked and cowardly attack" PrestonRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lancashire Evening Post

    Police are appealing for information after the man was stabbed in the stomach whilst walking with friends on Martin Field Road at around 1.30am on Wednesday, July 20. A force spokesman said the victim and his two friends were walking in the direction of Moss Acre Road when they were confronted by a man. Following a minor disagreement, the man stabbed the victim to his stomach before making off up the ginnel at the side of Martin Field Primary School in the direction of Padway.

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  4. No end in sight for Brierfield residents' road battleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Burnley Express

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Photo Neil Cross Darren and Susan Ensby, of May Tree Cl, Burnley have been fighting Pendle Council to bring the road up to an adoptable standard.

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  5. Fridge stuffed with A 2m worth of drugs leads to downfall of one...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The illicit gang was blown apart in a sensational double swoop that found huge quantities of cocaine, amphetamine and ecstasy tablets stashed at a mechanics in Liverpool Nine crooks have been jailed for 73 years after police busted one of the UK's biggest ever drugs networks in Liverpool. The illicit gang was blown apart in a sensational double swoop that saw cops find 2million of drugs stuffed in a freezer and more than 20,000 ecstasy tablets, 1kg of cocaine and 4kg of amphetamine were found stashed away at a mechanics.

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  6. 'We will find and get you' - traders in illegal cigarettes and shisha warned by trading standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    Plans have been announced to step up action against contraband dealers in East Lancashire after figures were released showing the scale of the problem. Last year, 850,000 fake and contraband cigarettes and 100kg of illegal tobacco were seized following more than180 raids across the county.

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  7. Have your say on crime where you liveRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Clitheroe Advertiser and Times

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The Ribble Valley Community Safety Partnership has launched an eight-week consultation to discover residents' views on crime and disorder and guide its future work and continue with the borough's title of being the safest place in Lancashire and one of the safest in the UK.

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  8. 'The future can only get brighter' - official opening of The Mall...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

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  9. Humble beginnings ground Mo Martin for success and chance at second Women's British Open titleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Golfweek

    Mo Martin's first golf bag was made out of one of those cardboard tubes you'd mail a poster in, wrapped in black electrical tape with a rope attached. A 5-year-old Martin carried that homemade bag out to a junior tournament at Industry Hills Golf Club near Los Angeles.

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  10. Wirral gang member jailed after A 2m drugs seizure - the biggest ever in North WestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    Drugs courier Brian Laughlin of Glenwood Drive, Irby, was arrested as part of major investigation by Titan - the North West's regional organised crime unit A WIRRAL man was part of a gang which hid huge amounts of narcotics inside vehicle tyres and used a safe house to store drugs in fridge freezers to avoid detection. Brian Laughlin, aged 33, of Glenwood Drive, Irby, was sentenced to four years today after an investigation by Titan - the North West's regional organised crime unit.

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  11. Lancaster Lune Estate housing plan is submittedRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Morecambe Visitor

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Plans to demolish industrial buildings and build up to 263 houses on the Lune Industrial Estate have been submitted to Lancaster City Council.

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  12. Bury Trampoline Club gives youngsters springboard for successRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bury Times

    Bury Trampoline Club members at the NDP Trampoline and Tumbling Finals in Telford, from left, Mia Linaker-Walsh, age 12, Maisie Linaker-Walsh, 10, head coach June Short, John McManus, 21, Lucy Chandler, 12, and Oscar Milner, 9 BURY Trampoline Club is earning a reputation on the national stage for giving it's youngsters a springboard for success. Former members Alex Bradshaw, aged 18, of Bolton, and Gracie Bagguley, 12, of Whitefield, both recently won double gold in the individual and synchro disciplines in their age groups at the British Championships.

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  13. Visiter.co.uk evening bulletin July 29Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Una McBride has organised a 'Courage & Sparkle' concert at St George's Hall to raise money for cancer charities-bowel & liver cancer. Photo by Andrew Teebay Tributes have been paid to a Hesketh Bank woman who died of liver cancer just weeks after recognised at the Merseyside Women of the Year Awards.

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  14. Ormskirk man who worked for A 2m drug gang jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    An Ormskirk man who was a member of one of the North West's biggest ever drugs networks has been jailed. Michael Smith, aged 51, of Standhouse Lane, Ormskirk, was jailed for 12 years for his part in the conspiracy.

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  15. Award-winning food business adds another historic Lancashire pub to growing empireRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    TOTALLY TRANSFORMED: Alma Inn general manager Damien Brierly with head chef Jordan Hadfield and assistant manager Joe Lacey outside the Laneshaw Bridge The Seafood Pub Company has acquired the Alma Inn in Laneshaw Bridge, the 10th pub venue in the group and the seventh in the region. The company already owns the Assheton Arms in Downham, the Barley Mow in Barley, the Derby Arms in Longridge, the Oyster and Otter in Blackburn and the Roosters Bistro in Higham.

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  16. Two years of major fires in Morecambe and LancasterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lancaster Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The small fire at Bar 1725 in Lancaster on Thursday was the latest in a series of blazes which have hit some of the district's most prominent premises.

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  17. TRAFFIC: Heavy delays on M6 in LancashireRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Longridge Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. On the northbound carriageway, between J29 for Bamber Bridge and J33 for Galgate, there are currently delays of one hour - with normal conditions not expected until at least 5.30pm.

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  18. Final pre-season game for Rovers as they travel to AFC FyldeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    Tranmere play their final pre-season friendly ahead of the 2016-17 season with a trip to AFC Fylde on Saturday. Fylde have had a good pre-season - from their six outings they have won three, drawn one and lost two.

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  19. Wirral gang member jailed after biggest drugs seizure in North WestRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

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  20. Fifty years on: Was England's 1966 winning XI destiny, aRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    It's a team ingrained in memory, but was it always destined to be that way? Fifty years on from that Wembley triumph, Paul Simpson explains how chance moulded Sir Alf Ramsey's legends of 66 Banks, Cohen, Wilson, Charlton, Moore, Stiles, Ball, Charlton, Peters, Hurst and Hunt is one of the most storied line-ups in English football history. Yet the process by which Sir Alf Ramsey created the side that beat West Germany 4-2 on July 30, 1966 was far from straightforward.

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