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ARMED: A picture posted on Joe Robinson’s Twitter page of him ‘in Syria’

'We fired at them, we saw them drop': Accrington mercenary tells of bloody gun battles after 'fighting ISIS terrorists in Syria'

Police searching for violent gang after Blackburn man attacked in his home

Police searching for violent gang after Blackburn man attacked in his home

Blackburn Magistrates

IN THE DOCK: 5 people who appeared in Blackburn/Burnley courts this week

IN PICTURES: 10 of the worst car parking examples in Blackburn

IN PICTURES: We showed you some bad parking in Blackburn - and you sent us more...

Former paramedic struck off over ‘drunk’ patient

Former paramedic struck off over ‘drunk’ patient

HOTSPOT: The A56 at Haslingden, where the work will take place

ROAD MISERY: Delays expected over safety work on A56

WORRY: Shear Brow ward councillor Hussain Akhtar with the pothole in Brookfield Street

UNACCEPTABLE: Blackburn residents forced to wait two months for pot hole to be repaired

DERELICT: Darwen Moorland School

'The sooner it's knocked down the better': Arsonists strike again at derelict former Darwen high school

SENTENCE: Feeraz Begum

Boss cheated educational organisation for disabled children in East Lancashire out of £46,000

IMPRESSION: The scheme

Anger over controversial housing scheme decision in Darwen

Jesse McClure

American TV star to switch on Accrington’s Christmas Lights

Maddie Elliott and Jessica Millward

WHERE ART THOU? Blackburn school trying to re-unite 1960s artwork with former pupils

SUCCESS: Organisers and 250 followers Facebook followers have raised more than £3,000 to relaunch trees and a Christmas market

DIY CHRISTMAS: Rishton residents in team effort to bring back festive trees

ANNOUNCEMENT: Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne

RELIEF: Chancellor George Osborne has no plans to cut Lancashire's police

Darwen residents warned of postcode lottery scam in the area

Darwen residents warned of postcode lottery scam in the area


Doneil Henry has rejoined Rovers on loan on an initial deal until January 3

COMMENT: Busy Blackburn Rovers seem a club re-energised

Corry Evans has urged Rovers to make it back-to-back wins for the first time this season in Paul Lambert’s first home game in charge

Corry Evans: Blackburn Rovers feeling good and ready to make it back-to-back wins

Rovers supporters in full voice on Saturday

Simon Smith column: Positivity and patience can help make Rovers' season one to remember

QUALITY: Hennings

Andre Gray: Striker Rouwen Hennings is 'technically one of the best' players at Burnley

John O'Sullivan

FANS' JURY: What Rovers player would you like to get more of a chance under Paul Lambert?

Rovers are in talks with winger Craig Conway over a new contract

Derek Shaw: We will work with Rovers boss to decide future of out-of-contract players

Danny Ings in action for Burnley

Burnley closing in on compensation for Liverpool striker Danny Ings

Doneil Henry clears the ball in Rovers' last-gasp derby victory over Bolton last season

Paul Lambert delighted to bring Doneil Henry back to Blackburn Rovers

Andy Cole

FLASHBACK: Blackburn Rovers 4 Sheffield Wednesday 2

CELEBRATIONS: Sean Dyche and his squad celebrate promotion at Turf Moor in 2013/14

Burnley plot similar path to matching promotion feats of two years ago

HAPPY: Joey Barton

Joey Barton putting 'bad boy' image behind him - because he's happy at Burnley

John O’Sullivan

John O'Sullivan sets his sight on first-team place after penning new Blackburn Rovers deal

MAKING A SPLASH: John Coleman believes conditions were worse for Stanley’s game with Newport (above)

Accrington Stanley boss Coleman backs late postponement call

John O'Sullivan puts pen to paper this afternoon. Picture: BRFC

Winger John O'Sullivan signs new contract with Blackburn Rovers


National Sport

Didier Drogba left Chelsea for a second time after winning a fourth Premier League title

Didier Drogba wants to see more from Chelsea leaders

Graeme Swann thinks day-night Test cricket would suit England

Graeme Swann thinks day-night Test cricket in England isn't too far away

Manuel Pellegrini, pictured, saw Joe Hart limp off in Turin

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini upbeat despite defeat and Joe Hart injury

It was a frustrating night for Wayne Rooney and his Manchester United team-mates

Wayne Rooney urges Manchester United to be more clinical after PSV stalemate


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