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Markus Olsson and Rudy Gestede outside court today

Middlesbrough fan accused of making monkey gestures towards Blackburn Rovers players

STALL ORDER: Blackburn open market in the early 1960s prior to redevelopment

C-C-C-CHANGES! Looking back at life in Blackburn over the last 100 years

WANTED: Do you recognise this man?

POLICE APPEAL: CCTV images released after teens robbed in Blackburn park

Passengers disembark (Picture: AirLive.net)

British Airways flight from Las Vegas lands in Montreal after bomb threat

WANTED: Melissa Mitchell

Lancashire's 4 most wanted - July 29

Joshua McConachie was first told about websites containing indecent images of children when he was just 17

Teenager found with 210 child sexual abuse videos and 800 still images

SKY’S THE LIMIT: How the blue moon will look

LOOK TO THE SKIES: Lancashire residents in for special treat - a rare blue moon

ANGER: Brenda Buck ran a business on King Street, which closed amid traffic problems

‘Bitter’ Blackburn trader’s anger at new U-turn on town centre road

VICTIM: Mark Walsh

‘Gunman’ paid ‘tramp’ to do his ‘dirty work’

Blackburn road closure to cause traffic issues

Blackburn road closure to cause traffic issues

Leah, 23, of Leopold Way, Blackburn, pleaded guilty to two charges of shoplifting from Matalan

Blackburn shoplifter caught after targeting same store three days in a row

SEAT OF LEARNING: Craftsmen at work of the company’s hand-made settees

New factory opens in Blackburn as part of massive expansion plan

Craven Heifer

FOR SALE: Traditional pub on the market for £25,000

Darwen resident sets fire to home after putting deep fat fryer on gas hob

Darwen resident sets fire to home after putting deep fat fryer on gas hob

ACCIDENT: Mason Ralph (right)

Urgent plea to bring home Darwen man critically injured in Greece quad biking accident

MOURNED: Les Pilkington 97 of Rishton, whose father was a founder of Accrington Stanley

Heartfelt tributes flood in for war veteran and local cricket legend

ORDEAL: Reece Scott, four, of Hawthorn Avenue, Oswaldtwistle with his mum, Sarah

Family of four-year-old boy with 'unique' condition facing agonising wait as transplant hope dashed

John Sokolowski, 26, of St Peter Street, Blackburn, pleaded guilty stealing bacon worth £45

Blackburn man admits stealing bacon worth £45

Jane Clough

Parents of tragic East Lancashire nurse taking stalker fight to Westminster

The school is accepting application for the full-time post until September 25

Lower Darwen school searching for new head teacher

ACTION: Howard Baker

Controversial plan to demolish historic mill in Burnley town centre

Saeed Nawaz, 36, of Hopwood Street, Accrington, had his joint driver’s licence revoked by councillors

Accrington taxi driver loses appeal against council decision to revoke licence

Accrington Stanley manager John Coleman

Pitch protests spark fears over Accrington Stanley v Blackpool match

Blackburn children’s home criticised and told to improve

Blackburn children’s home criticised and told to improve

DISAPPOINTED: Treasure hunter Mark Duckworth out searching for antiquities with his trusty metal detector

Blackburn street cleaner’s dreams of finding treasure dashed by experts

APPEAL: Jackie McVan, Clare Jackson and Mark Murray launch the ‘Stop the Supply’campaign

Blackburn with Darwen parents being urged to stop the booze supply

Rebecca Lord, Caitlin McGlinn, Olivia Blow and Jasmine Spencer

Blackburn students celebrate end of school with awards show

Authorised outgoings included £464.09 for its clerk Rebecca Hay’s salary

Darwen council’s outgoings revealed by official

Staffordshire bull terrier dumped on streets of Oswaldtwistle

Staffordshire bull terrier dumped on streets of Oswaldtwistle

FIGHT: MP Nigel Evans with diabetes campaigners Sue Riley and Gordon Dixon

Ribble Valley MP backs diabetes campaign

SUPPLY: Caroline Fotios with customer Sandra Bracewell and Foodbank director Ros Duerden

Blackburn charity selling used school uniforms for hard-up families opens new outlet

Forensics at the scene on Balderstone Lane

UPDATE: Man found dead on industrial estate named by police

The aftermath of the attempted robbery

VIDEO: Watch bungling raiders use stolen dumper truck in failed attempt to steal cash machine

Incident blocks A56 near Hapton

Incident blocks A56 near Hapton

Concerned residents packed a meeting to discuss proposal for a 10,000-capacity Islamic burial ground

New group set up to oppose 10,000-capacity Muslim natural burial ground

Robert Ewing

'Devious' paedophile who murdered 15-year-old girl jailed for 33 years

FLASHBACK: Home office immigration officials at The Maida restaurant in Blackburn in 2013

Ban for former Blackburn restaurant boss after immigration raid

Tributes paid to 'exceptional student' found dead just days after high school prom

Tributes paid to 'exceptional student' found dead just days after high school prom

SCENE: The M65 at night

Driver seriously injured in M65 crash involving motorist who failed to stop

AFTERMATH: Crews at the fire in Barrow which killed Nellie Shaw in March

Death of grandmother and former chip shop owner killed in ferocious fire ruled an accident

Police issued a detailed description of the suspect, who was said to be a white male, possibly in his 20s

COWARDLY: Blackburn pensioner robbed on street moments after collecting pension

Dame Helen Mirren

TV presenters forced to apologise to viewers after Dame Helen Mirren slip up

Sacha Petshi

Blackburn Rovers' new signings set to meet fans this week

Weather experts predict a sunny Thursday

Sunshine on its way to Lancashire - but only briefly...

His actions between April and October 2013 were referred to the Nursing and Midwifery Council

Health visitor given suspension after lying about work he was supposed to carry out

Madeleine McCann

Madeleine McCann: Police contact Australian cops over suitcase body

Mohammed Akram, 41, had not been taking his anti-psychotic medication when he carried out two arson attacks

Arsonist who set fire to sister-in-law and mother’s car looked ‘like a man possessed’

Radio 1 DJ Lottie

Music lovers launching new event to improve Accrington nightlife

CARLO NASH

Former professional goalkeeper cleared of 'stalking' ex-wife

WASHOUT: Tom Jenkinson wheels produce off site at the cancelled 2008 show

Revived Royal Lancashire Show ‘will not be a washout’

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