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  1. Taxi driver racially abused by yob who accused him of being a 'terrorist'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | This Is Lancashire

    A TAXI driver who arrived to pick up a fare in Burnley was subjected to a racist rant by a yob who accused him of being a 'terrorist', a court heard. Cabbie Mohamed Mirza had been called to pick up a fare in Nightingale Crescent when he was confronted by Daniel James Shaw, Pennine magistrates were told.

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  2. Klopp to miss Sunderland match with suspected appendicitisRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp watches his team warm up before the English Premier League soccer match between Leicester City and Liverpool at the King Power Stadium in Leicester, England, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. less Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp watches his team warm up before the English Premier League soccer match between Leicester City and Liverpool at the King Power Stadium in Leicester, England, Tuesday, Feb. 2, ... more LIVERPOOL, England - Liverpool says manager Juergen Klopp will miss Saturday's English Premier League match at home to Sunderland with a suspected bout of appendicitis.

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  3. Don't Miss it! Flying Scotsman to steam through Blackburn today...Read the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    The 93-year-old locomotive, the first train in history to reach the magical 100mph mark, will haul the Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express - a service which starts in London - from Carnforth to Carlisle. It will then travel down the famous Settle to Carlisle line and over the Ribblehead Viaduct and through Hellifield, where is will take on water, and into East Lancashire.

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  4. in Pictures: Prince Harry meets soldiers deployed to flood-ravaged regions of LancashireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    PRINCE Harry met Lancastrian soldiers deployed to flood-ravaged regions which were left devastated by the recent storms to thank them for their efforts in aiding recovery. He visited Weeton Barracks, where he spoke with personnel from the 2nd Battalion, The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment, who on Boxing Day were sent to towns and villages left under water in Lancashire, including Whalley and Ribchester, Yorkshire and Cumbria.

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  5. Two men arrested over late night hit-and-run which killed pensioner released on bailRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    TWO men who were arrested following a hit-and-run collision which killed a pensioner in Colne have been released on bail. Police said the 69-year-old victim, who has not been named, was crossing Albert Road, close to Colne Muni, at around 10.20pm on Thursday when the incident took place.

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  6. Mourner in court after fracas at wakeRead the original story

    1 hr 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. A drunken mourner kneed a police sergeant in the groin after his grandad's funeral and then tried to assault the officer again at the custody office, a court heard.

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  7. Headteacher urges parents to walk kids to school after flood of bad parking complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

    A HEAD teacher is urging parents to walk their children to school after receiving a flood of complaints about bad parking. Alison Padgett, head of Peel Park Primary School, in Alice Street, Accrington, said the problem of parents stopping in dangerous places is getting worse.

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  8. In CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wigan 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. A MAN arrested on suspicion of using threatening, abusive or insulting words likely to stir racial hatred has been re-bailed.

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  9. 10 date ideas for Valentine's Day in Southport and West LancashireRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Valentine's Day is fast approaching, and time is running out to come up with the perfect plan for your other half or risk a night in the dog house. Visiter.co.uk has compiled a list of date ideas that should be enough to woo that special person in your life.

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  10. New battles launched in bid to protect librariesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lancashire Evening Post

    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. Hundreds of people have joined new campaigns calling for their libraries to be kept open amid county council budget cuts.

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  11. Community Link Foundation column: Your HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    The glitzy ceremony, held at Southport's Ramada Plaza Hotel, recognised the work of people from across the town and beyond for their bravery or dedication to good causes. The six categories were School of the Year, Young Hero, Sporting Heroes, Teams, Individuals and the most prestigious, Hero of Heroes.

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  12. Saying a final goodbye to one of Southport's last family pubsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    As Sefton Council looks set to approve plans to build new homes on the site of Southport's London hotel , perhaps now is the time to look back at one of the town's last great family pubs. The pub, thought to have opened in 1866, was a Victorian classic.

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  13. Post-16 English and Maths Conference, Tuesday 22nd March 2016 - ManchesterRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR.com

    Capita's Post-16 English and Maths Conference is timed amidst increasing scrutiny around the quality of provision, as the number of 16-19 year old learners continues to rise and the Government's drive to raise standards in English and maths gathers pace. London, United Kingdom, February 06, 2016 -- -- This event features guidance from the Department for Education and practical strategies from providers demonstrating excellence in delivering programmes of study for post-16 English and maths.

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  14. Gastro pub backs autism charityRead the original story

    5 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. Community spirit shines through at a gastro pub in Longridge, as plans are put in place to work alongside a local charity for children with autism and learning difficulties.

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  15. What's On: In The SpotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    A local award-winning Southport theatre company is launching a brand new musical especially written for the resort's cast. In The Spotlight will be performed by Spotlights Musical Theatre Society and has promised to get show-goers dancing in the aisles.

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  16. Colne GP surgery gets clean bill of health from inspectorsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Pendle 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. Colne Family Practice run by Dr Arun Jha has received an overall rating of good in its latest inspection report following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission, the regulatory body that assesses NHS services.

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  17. Holidaymakers help save life of 18-year-old woman who fell from bridge on to A666Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

    LIFESAVERS: Kim Hirst and Simon Fort at Liverpool John Lennon Airport after helping the 18-year-old woman on the A666 in Bolton KINDHEARTED holidaymakers on their way to the airport helped to save the life of an 18-year-old woman who fell from a bridge on to the A666, suffering serious head and leg injuries. Kim Hirst and Simon Fort were on their way to Liverpool John Lennon Airport when they saw the woman on the southbound carriageway of the road near Bradford Street, at about 3.40am on Thursday.

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  18. What was Ormskirk like in 1961?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Ormskirk has changed a lot in the past few decades, with the growth of Edge Hill University and the inevitable influx of students, town centre shops have changed beyond recognition for many. However as the above video shows some of the town's points of interest have remained unchanged throughout the years.

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  19. Driving Passion: A Jeep like you have never seen but it is no muddy hellRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    Jeep is a word synonymous with off roading. Stuck is another one. What you don't want to hear is my Jeep is stuck.

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  20. Three arrested after man (69) dies are releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 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. Three men arrested after the death of a 69-year-old man from Burnley in a suspected hit and run outside The Muni in Colne have been released by police.

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