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Jurors were told Khan then grabbed the boy and pulled him inside

Takeaway delivery driver called teen into his home for tea at the end of Ramadan - then raped him, court told

The Sirloin in Hoghton

IN PICTURES: Five of the most beautiful pubs in East Lancashire

STOP THIS: Yousaf Khan and Hussain Akhtar with the damaged wall

VIDEO: Watch car wipe out concrete garden wall in Blackburn

Feed the Needy charity event in Blackburn town centre (fb photography)

Polish man stormed around Blackburn town centre charity event shouting anti-Muslim abuse

The way we were: Cilla Black visits the Lancashire Evening Telegraph offices in 1966

The way we were: Cilla Black visits the Lancashire Evening Telegraph offices in 1966

From the archive: Vicar’s allegations of wife-swapping in Blackburn, 1972

From the archive: Vicar’s allegations of wife-swapping in Blackburn, 1972

The second stage of the tour will take place around Pendle and the Ribble Valley

DELAYS EXPECTED: Residents ‘should plan ahead’ over Tour of Britain travel

FLASHPOINT: The moment Joey Barton was hit by a bottle thrown from the Turf Moor stands during a Championship match with QPR

VIDEO: New Burnley signing Joey Barton offers to meet Clarets fan who threw Coke bottle at him

HERE COMES THE PIE: Jenna Wallis tucks in

Stunning bride eats all the pies on her wedding day

A REAL WEB: There is a wide variety of spiders across  East Lancashire

Just when we all thought this summer’s spiders couldn’t get any worse - here come the 'giants'...

Two weeks of diversions as road closure looms

Two weeks of diversions as road closure looms

BURGLARY: The Cavendish Arms

‘Thousands’ taken from country pub in distraction burglary

Blackburn man's £30,000 charity fraud case discontinued

Blackburn man's £30,000 charity fraud case discontinued

Sue Perkins

Great British Bake Off co-host Sue Perkins reveals eight year brain tumour battle

WORRY: The hole at Willow Gardens is coned off

Darwen resident concerned over ‘gaping’ hole in car park



Lukas Jutkiewicz

Burnley striker Lukas Jutkiewicz suffers cruciate knee ligament injury

Shane Duffy

Shane Duffy urges Blackburn Rovers to kick on as transfer window closes without further departures

HAVING HIS SAY: New Burnley midfielder Joey Barton faces the press for the first time as a Clarets player          Picture: HELEN BROWN

Midfielder Joey Barton regrets tweets but wants Burnley fans to judge him on football ability

Jelle Vossen

Family came first for ‘unsettled’ Burnley striker Jelle Vossen

Nottingham Forest lost star man Michail Antonio to West Ham in a £7m deal

All quiet at Blackburn Rovers but busy transfer deadline day elsewhere in Championship

BIRTHDAY BOY: Joey Barton, midfielder who turns 33 today, is hoping to make his Clarets debut against Sheffield Wednesday

There’s more to new Burnley midfielder Joey Barton than just football - but he can't make an omlette...

HEAD TO HEAD: Stanley’s Matty Pearson clashes with Bury forward Tom Pope Pictures: KIPAX

MATCH ANALYSIS: Accrington Stanley 1 Bury 2


Burnley pair Sordell and O’Neill exit on transfer deadline day

OUT: Cherry Tree celebrate the wicket of Settle professional Imran Khalid      Pictures: KIPAX

Super Settle soar to Twenty20 glory

NOT SELECTED: Ian Wilkinson is not in the Raleigh line-up

Star Ian Wilkinson forced to miss Tour of Britain

Jordan Rhodes

DEADLINE DAY LIVE: All the latest Clarets, Rovers and Stanley transfer news

Marvin Sordell has left Turf Moor

Burnley part company with striker Sordell by mutual consent

Gary Bowyer

Main aim on transfer deadline day is to keep squad intact, says Blackburn Rovers boss

David Raya

Paul Robinson surprised Blackburn Rovers boss went with David Raya as number one


National Sport

Chris Froome dropped to 15th overall in the Vuelta a Espana after stage 11

Chris Froome crash sees him drop to 15th in Vuelta a Espana

Serena Williams, pictured, fought hard to beat Kiki Bertens in the US Open second round

Serena survives a scare to progress at the US Open

England goalkeeper Jack Butland has his say at St George's Park

England goalkeeper Jack Butland: I'd love to slap football's fakers

Eoin Morgan wants to help finish England's Ashes-winning summer on a high

Eoin Morgan's England out to finish summer on high by beating Australia

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