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M65 closed after woman threatened to jump from bridge

11:21am Sat 25 Oct 14

A STRETCH of the M65 was closed for two and a half hours this morning after a woman threatened to jump off a…

Body found on Pendle Hill

11:10am Sat 25 Oct 14

A BODY was discovered on Pendle Hill this morning.

Man rescued from canal in Blackburn

9:50am Sat 25 Oct 14

A MAN was rescued from the Leeds and Liverpool Canal in Blackburn early this morning.

East Lancs mum hails ‘brilliant’ maternity staff who revived her baby girl - after 26 minutes without heartbeat

6:00am Sat 25 Oct 14

A MUM has hailed the ‘brilliant’ maternity staff who managed to revive her baby girl, who spent the first 26…

Accrington's Reece Bibby and Stereo Kicks impress on X Factor

10:42pm Sat 25 Oct 14

STEREO Kicks remain an eight-piece band and bounced back from last week's disappointment on tonight's X Factor.

Ribble Valley landmark added to heritage 'at risk' list

8:00pm Sat 25 Oct 14

THE former lime works at Bellmanpark in the Ribble Valley has been added to English Heritage’s list of sites…

Accrington plans Christmas market to boost shopping

7:00pm Sat 25 Oct 14

HYNDBURN’S Chamber of Trade is to put on two evening events in Accrington centre this Christmas.

Tockholes school's tribute to former chairman of governors

6:00pm Sat 25 Oct 14

A FORMER chairman of governors at St Stephen’s Primary School in Tockholes was remembered during an open day at…

Ribble Valley school to extend music offering

5:00pm Sat 25 Oct 14

PLANS have been announced for a new music department at a Ribble Valley school.

New job celebrations end in violence in Rawtenstall

4:00pm Sat 25 Oct 14

A UNIVERSITY graduate who was celebrating getting his first job with his friends lost his front teeth after being…


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