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Lancashire Telegraph

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Pub landlord who left man with brain damage after stabbing jailed for 13 years

2:00pm Thu 2 Jul 15

A PUB landlord who left a man with brain damage after stabbing him in the chest has been jailed for 13-and-a-half…

Deliberate explosion rips through electrical supply box and causes power cut

8:36am Thu 2 Jul 15

YOUTHS were spotted hanging around an industrial power cabinet just moments before it exploded, causing a power…

WANTED: Police searching for man after Blackburn woman conned out of £500

9:53am Thu 2 Jul 15

POLICE are searching for a man after a 65-year-old Blackburn woman was conned out of £500 by three men…

VIDEO: East Lancashire hit by summer thunderstorm

7:34am Thu 2 Jul 15

EAST Lancashire was hit with rain, hailstones, thunder and lightning as the hot and humid weather turned unsettled.

Lancashire Alton Towers crash victim posts first picture after leg amputation

10:01am Thu 2 Jul 15

LANCASHIRE Alton Towers crash victim Vicky Balch has posted her first picture on Twitter after having her right…

Facebook pervert pressured 13-year-old girl into sex and told other girls he wanted to make them pregnant

4:00am Thu 2 Jul 15

A PERVERT who trawled the social-media website Facebook grooming young teenage girls for sexual purposes has been…

Victorian oil painting sold for £250 set to fetch £150,000 at auction

3:22pm Thu 2 Jul 15

A VICTORIAN oil painting, which used to be owned by a wealthy Accrington-born businessman and which was sold for…

Google apologise to black couple labelled 'gorillas' on new app

1:43pm Thu 2 Jul 15

GOOGLE says it is "appalled" and has apologised to a black couple after the firm's new Photos app mistakenly…

ODD NEWS: Woman's parking ticket cancelled after missing comma in village law

1:59pm Thu 2 Jul 15

AN appeals court has agreed with an Ohio woman who said her parking citation should be tossed because the village…

Ryanair passenger banned for life after 'inappropriate behaviour' towards women on flight

11:43am Thu 2 Jul 15

A MAN travelling on a Ryanair flight from the UK to Tenerife was pinned down on an airport apron and detained after…

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