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DAMAGE: The getaway car smashed into a house on Limbrick

UPDATE: Blackburn men arrested after car smashes into house following police chase

SMASHED: The entrance to the Mall

'Blackburn has changed. People can’t leave their doors open' - community reacts to Mall break-in

Adam Conroy

Body found near railway tunnel thought to be missing man

Police were called to a house in Mersey Avenue

Police officers find man dead at home in Darwen

IN WRITING: One of Hannah’s letters to Fred

Mystery of war-time Blackburn romance finally solved - by our readers...

Billy Rambadt

BANNED: Burnley football fan and troublemaker caused mayhem for nearly three years

The funfair has previously operated in Lancashire

Five arrested in human trafficking and child sex investigation into travelling funfair

PICTURE GALLERY: Lancashire beauties through the years...

PICTURE GALLERY: Lancashire beauties through the years...

DRAMA: The Premier store on Mosley Street

Man arrested after attempted knife-point robbery at Blackburn store

FUGITIVE: Andrew Moran leapt from the dock at Burnley Crown Court in 2009 and went on the run before police in Spain caught up with him in 2013

NO ESCAPE: One of Lancashire's most wanted men faces judge he fled from after life on ‘Costa del Crime’

HAILED: Head teacher Alan Porteous, left, with former head teacher Martyn Morris

Headteacher hailed as 'exceptional and visionary' after school receives highest Ofsted grade

CHALLENGING: Andrew Graham says wars and economic sanctions continue to negatively affect exchange rates, credit insurance and his company’s ability to trade securely

Blackburn-based wallpaper and interior design firm cuts back on production

Motorcyclist collides with car outside school on Blackburn Road

Motorcyclist collides with car outside school on Blackburn Road

STRIKE: Junior doctors outside Royal Blackburn Hospital

PICTURES/VIDEO: Junior doctors strike in Lancashire as last-ditch talks fail

BEAUTY: Louise Warren-Beck

IN PICTURES: Beautiful Lancashire mum-of-two shortlisted as finalist for Miss British Isles

Chester Street, Accrington

Stun gun 160 times more powerful than those used by police seized during drug raid


Darragh Lenihan

Darragh Lenihan hoping to shine in Blackburn Rovers' new-look midfield diamond

Mason Fawns

Blackburn Rovers Academy maintain fine form with win over fellow high flyers Sunderland

IMPRESSIVE: Sam Vokes vies for possession with Hull City’s Curtis Davies during the Clarets’ 1-0 weekend win

Burnley boss happy Sam Vokes is flying under the radar - despite impressive form

Ian Pearce

FLASHBACK: West Ham United 1 Blackburn Rovers 2

GAME: Tarkowski

James Tarkowski makes Burnley bow but Clarets suffer defeat

Jermaine Jones pictured in his Rovers days

Blackburn Rovers not interested in re-signing midfielder Jermaine Jones

BOSS: Sean Dyche

Our 2013-14 achievement will never be repeated, insists Burnley boss Sean Dyche

Rovers beat Oxford in the fourth round of the FA Cup

Blackburn Rovers to host West Ham United in FA Cup fifth round

Paul Lambert

Paul Lambert plans to strengthen Blackburn Rovers squad further in loan window

IN PICTURES: Blackburn Rovers' top 10 highest transfer fees paid

IN PICTURES: Blackburn Rovers' top 10 highest transfer fees paid

PRESSURE: Joey Barton

THREE TALKING POINTS: Burnley 1 Hull City 0

Rovers fans were in good voice at the Riverside

FAN GALLERY: Middlesbrough 1 Blackburn Rovers 1

GOOD RUN: Tom Heaton

‘Excellent’ week of training set up Hull City win, says Burnley skipper Tom Heaton

Craig Short (left) with Gary Bowyer

Former Blackburn Rovers player and coach Craig Short returns to work with Derby County


National Sport

Peterborough's Jon Taylor, left, opened the scoring against West Brom during their FA Cup fourth round replay

West Brom need penalties to sink Peterborough and earn FA Cup trip to Reading

Ed Woodward will be put on the spot by investors on Thursday

Manchester United shareholders set to have their say

Claudio Ranieri aims to ensure that Leicester's successful season is not a one-off

Claudio Ranieri building to repeat Leicester's 'strange year'

Beth Tweddle continues to make good progress following an accident

Beth Tweddle takes first steps after undergoing neck surgery

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