BLACKBURN Rovers have been boosted by the return of star striker Jordan Rhodes for tonight’s crunch Championship clash at home to Bolton Wanderers.
BLACKBURN Rovers' trip to Leeds United on Saturday, October 31 has been brought forward after it was selected for television coverage.
POLICE are trying to find a 17-year-old boy who is missing from home in Burnley.
HELLO and welcome to Ewood Park as Blackburn Rovers host Bolton Wanderers in a much-anticipated Sky Bet Championship clash.
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EAST Lancashire NHS Trust has named a new boss to oversee the delivery of babies across the region.
EAST Lancashire is set for a mixed bag of weather over the Bank Holiday Weekend – but there’s still sackful of events to keep the family entertained before the kids go back to school.
BLUES fans in East Lancashire are being encouraged to once again let the train take the strain en-route to the Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival.
HOSPITAL waiting times could increase and patients may have to wait longer to be discharged after £6million worth of spending cuts were confirmed, according to a health boss.
UNITED Utilities has lifted the ‘boil your water’ advice in parts of Chorley.
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TO most people, belting up is second nature when they get in the car.
AN ANTI-violence charity set up in memory of Blackburn teenager Adam Rogers is set to branch out in to primary schools.
A RETAIL giant based in East Lancashire has seen earnings rise by 50 per cent in its most recent financial results as it celebrates ‘a year of milestones’.
LIONEL Hawkes, 30, of Healey Wood Road, Burnley, was fined £90 by magistrates after he admitted destroying an ashtray and telephone belonging to Joanne Hawkes on August 7.
ONE hundred and fifty homes in one of the remotest parts of Pendle are being given the opportunity to get hooked up to the gas network.
TWO teenagers who attend Sanderson’s Dance School in Nelson have won a top dancing competition.
POLICE are searching for a registered Blackburn sex offender who is wanted after failing to notify officers of his whereabouts.
PLANS for a new community centre to replace one that closed in 2008 look to have been dashed.
UNNECESSARY traffic signs are set to be removed as the Government pledged to restore common sense to road safety.
IF Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer is feeling the pressure then he was doing a good job of concealing it yesterday.
YESTERDAY it was revealed that over the last year net migration (the balance between immigration and emigration) reached its highest ever level of 330,000.
BURNLEY last night confirmed Joey Barton as their seventh summer signing, on a one-year deal.
SUPER Sophie Hitchon twice broke her own British record on her way to a fourth-placed finish in the women’s hammer final at the World Athletics Championships in China.
A TRIO of East Lancashire clubs will attempt to progress to the FA Cup first qualifying round this weekend.
DERBYSHIRE captain Wayne Madsen is expected to replace Ramsbottom’s prolific South African all-rounder Daryn Smit as their sub pro for tomorrow’s home game against Accrington.
JOHN Coleman says he will be doing his utmost to avoid the telephone on transfer deadline day.
Regardless of hair type, strands swell and expand in humidity when the air is full of moisture.
A TRUCK driver assaulted his estranged partner when he returned to the marital home after drinking during the day.
JOEY Barton has described Sean Dyche as "the most impressive guy I've sat in front of for a long, long time", after becoming Burnley's seventh summer signing last night.
A BLACKBURN sandwich shop owner is cooking on gas after being named the winner of Channel 4’s Come Dine With Me.
A FORMER employee of Crown Paints in Darwen who invented Plus Two non-drip gloss has died at the age of 88.
BURNLEY had as many players as they have strikers now when Michael Duff arrived at Turf Moor.
A FLOATING ‘nomad’ who aims to transport a piano to London on his homemade raft is desperately appealing for local businesses help him to stay afloat in Rishton.
A POPULAR Ribble Valley pub has applied for permission to significantly alter its appearance.
A Nelson-based transport business which operates a fleet of 1,400 trailers has been acquired.
AN alleged garden centre thief has been sent for crown court trial by magistrates in relation to four offences in East Lancashire and North Yorkshire, which are said to have netted hauls totalling at least £11,100.
A HORRIFIC quad bike crash five years ago contributed to the death of a former gym owner, it was ruled.
A FAMILY run Italian restaurant has been nominated for two awards.
A WOMAN who was out walking with her children in the middle of the day had her purse stolen after a man grabbed her around the neck in a Burnley park.
A GIRL who soiled herself was made to kneel in scalding water by her foster mother, a family-court judge has concluded.
A RESCUE dog campaigner collapsed and died just days before the opening of a new husky trail which he worked tirelessly to transform into a reality.
PEOPLE wanting to watch the Tour of Britain when it passes through East Lancashire on September 7 are being warned about a number of road closures.
A 35-YEAR-OLD woman hit her husband in the face with a claw hammer during a row.
RECKLESS motorists who fail to ensure their children wear seatbelts are being targeted by police.
A VAN driver apologised for knocking a cyclist off his bike and said he hadn’t seen him.
THE spirit remains strong in the Blackburn Rovers squad, insists Gary Bowyer, despite their winless start to the season.
I WAS on my way back from Brighton when I heard the report that Gary Bowyer had been sacked. I immediately thought, ‘no, it can’t be true’, and then I got a text to say it wasn’t.
CAPTAIN Grant Hanley has assured Blackburn Rovers supporters that the report claiming boss Gary Bowyer had been sacked has had no effect on the preparations for tonight’s derby at home to Bolton Wanderers.
GARY Bowyer says he has not spoken to Venky’s after it was claimed he had lost his job as Blackburn Rovers boss.