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The fire service confirmed there was no one trapped in the car

Man taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital after M65 crash

The A56 junction on Grane Road

Three injured after collision on Grane Road

CRASH: The blue Volkswagen Golf

UPDATE: Man suffers broken neck and four others injured after crash in Blackburn

Train operators Northern Rail are advising that there may be delays of up to 40 minutes

DELAYS: More chaos for Blackburn and Clitheroe commuters

The road was closed for a number of hours

UPDATE: Armed police surround house after stand-off with officers

STORM-LASHED: East Lancashire was hit by high winds

UPDATE: Weather warning for snow as bad weather hits East Lancashire

Kevin King-Yates

Accrington man with links to Blackburn wanted on prison recall

Blackburn magistrates

Blackburn offender praised for drug control after stealing from Debenhams

MONITOR: A GATSO speed camera

NEW CAMERAS: Drivers face heavy fines if they contravene major lanes

Stonyhurst College

Stonyhurst College students suspended after smoking cannabis

Shadsworth Leisure Centre

Council-run swimming pools in Blackburn could be saved from closure

An online appeal via Facebook saw footage of Haliwell being watched more than a million times

Burglar whose break-in ‘went viral’ on Facebook jailed for three years

TRIBUTE: Martin McMulkin and his fellow walkers prepare to set off on the Memorial Walk from Holcombe Village.

Tributes to woman 'strangled and killed by husband' on hills surrounding East Lancashire

Blackburn Magistrates

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

ABLAZE: Two members of a fire crew at the scene as the former Darwen Moorland High School goes up in smoke

Arsonists attack former Darwen high school for third time in a month

Christmas In Blobby Land

REVEALED: The nation’s most loathed and loved Christmas songs...

BATTLE WON: Ramsbottom residents protesting about proposals. They have now claimed victory in their long-running fight

Campaigners claim victory in fight over food waste site

POPULAR: Driving range

New multi-million pound sports village has ‘had a fantastic response’

‘Laughing gas’ canisters

'Legal highs' warning after stash of empty ‘laughing gas’ canisters discovered

Kerry Marie Yates pleaded guilty to stealing beef from Iceland

Darwen woman stole beef from Iceland to pay back rent to landlord

The severe weather caused chaos across Lancashire

Planned maintenance in Lancashire cancelled to focus on repairing storm damage

A56 lane closures for safety works put in place this week

A56 lane closures for safety works put in place this week

VICTORY: A drug that could prolong the life of Enola Halleron is to be made available on the NHS

GIFT OF LIFE: Blackburn mum ‘over the moon’ as crucial drug is made available on NHS

STAR: Will Young will be a Hoghton Tower headliner

Pop star Will Young set to headline 2016 ‘Symphony at the Tower’

CYBER MONDAY: Retailers unleash another set of bargain deals online

CYBER MONDAY: Retailers unleash another set of bargain deals online

ALL SMILES: 16-year-old Chloe Duxbury with sisters Libby and Leah Sunderland, 10 and 11, who performed with Colne’s Helen Green Academy Of Dance

IN PICTURES: Hundreds support Christmas lights switch-ons in Colne and Rawtenstall

WELL DONE: Saira Choudhry was a popular guest of honour at Pleckgate School’s awards evening

Celebrity Saira Choudhry takes inspiration from Blackburn pupils

SUPERB: Terry Hall from Nelson won the Junior Solo up-to-18 class at the annual Luther Greenwood Festival

East Lancashire drama student handed three awards at annual music festival

BUSINESS GOAL: The new centre at Turf Moor

Burnley's Turf Moor staff offices open after six-month construction project

ICONS: The Smiths in one of their trademark Manchester back street poses

Founder member of The Smiths Dale Hibbert tells his side of the story...

SKILLED: Su and Mary Brass from Banana News in Clitheroe have raised more than £800 thanks to their poppies

Mum and daughter raise several hundred pounds selling homemade poppies

Peter & Jeanette

Strictly Come Dancing 2015 - Week 10

STAR: Erin O’Connor is to perform in an English Youth Ballet show

Rising Lancashire star selected to pirouette for the National Youth Ballet

FRAUD: Kimberley Bridge

Solicitor jailed for stealing £1m from bereaved families and businessmen

Three hurt in M65 crash

Three hurt in M65 crash

FIGHT: Harris Zafar with the petition and, from left, Amaari Gorji,  Aisha Rashid, parent Natalie Riley, parent Olivia Zafar and Amirah Rashid

Parents’ plea for anti-yob fence at Blackburn school

RETAIL THERAPY: Rochelle Derbyshire, of Blackburn, with some bargains picked up at the Mall

NO DRAMAS: Black Friday hits East Lancashire high streets and shopping centres

CRIME: The woman had taken money from the One Stop store’s cash machine in Burnley

‘Despicable’ robbers snatch 60-year-old woman’s cash outside One Stop

HISTORIC: But Holme Mill, which is currently disused, could get a new lease of life

Plan for 31-bedroom hotel, restaurant, bar and gym at historic Grade II listed site

The Volunteer

Hyndburn pub set to go under the hammer next week

Rawden Kerr in action at Accrington Town Hall

BLOOMING GREAT! Town criers in full voice to help celebrate Lancashire Day

REPORT: Longridge High School

Ribble Valley headteacher ‘bitterly disappointed’ by Ofsted’s rating of her school

The fireworks display as seen from Union Street

IN PICTURES: Hundreds attend star-studded Accrington Christmas switch-on

PLANS: An artist’s impression of how the new Rawtenstall bus station could look

Concerns over new town centre bus station vision

LONDON EVENT: Saffron Ball met Prince Charles after being appointed an ambassador to a national campaign

Darwen student Saffron introduced to Prince Charles as part of social action drive

AFTERMATH: The badly damaged Mercedes, left, and Mr Malik’s written-off Audi

VIDEO: Watch moment Mercedes E-Class ploughs into parked car at high speed in Blackburn

Woman, 50, injured in collision with car

Woman, 50, injured in collision with car

Glastonbury favourite set to headline comedy show

Glastonbury favourite set to headline comedy show

Weekend weather warning for visitors to the coast

Weekend weather warning for visitors to the coast

Thief jailed after victim's CCTV is viewed a million times on social media

Thief jailed after victim's CCTV is viewed a million times on social media

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