TONY Mowbray hopes Blackburn Rovers’ point at Burton Albion can be a building block for them to take forward.
SEAN Dyche has hailed Joey Barton’s influence and attitude at Burnley after branding last week’s controversies as ‘pantomime stuff’.
HULL City winger Kamil Grosicki has admitted he was 'disappointed' that a summer move to Burnley fell through at the 11th hour.
TONY Mowbray and the Blackburn Rovers fans will have seen plenty to be pleased about from the head coach’s first game in charge.
EMERGENCY services were called to a car crash in Blackburn on Friday night.
BLACKBURN Rovers make their first ever visit to the Pirelli Stadium where they will face relegation rivals Burton Albion in what will be new head coach Tony Mowbray's first game in charge.
COUNCILLORS are considering a crackdown on plastic window frames along Colne’s main high street.
ROVERS boss Tony Mowbray believes Marvin Emnes can be an Ewood match-winner having worked with the striker during his time in charge of Middlesbrough.
BLACKBURN Rovers youngster Willem Tomlinson admits his debut against Manchester United in the FA Cup fifth round last weekend was ‘the proudest moment’ of his life.
AN update on the latest progress with the campaign to restore a direct rail link between East Lancashire and North Yorkshire will be shared next month.
FIREFIGHTERS were called to a church organ fire in Blackburn.
TWO alleged fraudsters are facing sentence at Burnley Crown Court for a credit card scam stretching back to 2014.
AN appeal has been launched to help trace a missing Colne woman.
FOUR men behind a 'fake' robbery at an East Lancashire post office - where they pretended to brandish a gun and tied up the temporary postmaster before fleeing with £185,000 - are starting prison sentences totalling 126 months.
A CONVICTED burglar who smashed up two cars outside Burnley Central station so he could be locked up and receive help has got his wish.
BURNLEY have signed teenage striker Harry Limb from non-league Wisbech Town.
BURNLEY embark on their 50th top flight away game in the Premier League era on Saturday hoping the KCOM Stadium can remain a lucky charm for them.
A SECOND World War veteran has received France’s highest military medal, the Légion d’honneur, almost 73 years after he was part of the D-Day landings.
TONY Mowbray hopes he can resolve Blackburn Rovers’ defensive deficiencies, but still wants his side to carry an attacking threat.
A FOOTBALL club are appealing for help after part of their stadium collapsed during strong winds caused by Storm Doris.
A WOMEN in her 70s has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car in Burnley.
PEOPLE have expressed their outrage at the delays caused by traffic ‘chaos’ yesterday.
A SPONSORED walk and fun day is taking place on Sunday in aid of an appeal to send a three-year-old boy to America for vital cancer treatment.
WORK on a government-backed £1.9million starter homes development in Burnley’s Weavers Triangle is under way.
FORMER Ribble Valley and Nelson and Colne MP Lord David Waddington has died aged 87.
CRAIG Conway is eyeing a vital three points for Blackburn Rovers in their crunch Championship relegation six-pointer with Burton Albion tonight in what is set to be his 100th league start for the club.
BLACKBURN Rovers midfielder Hope Akpan will serve a four-match suspension following his red card at Sheffield Wednesday earlier this month, the FA have confirmed.
PEOPLE in Burnley face higher bills after councillors voted to raise their portion of council tax by 1.9 per cent.
CRIME and consequences was the main theme of a Citizenship Day held at an Oswaldtwistle school.
TONY Mowbray admits he will take an ugly win at Burton Albion tonight in his first game in charge of Blackburn Rovers, but believes he has the players at his disposal to help the club climb the table.
FROM taking his three boys to school, to enjoying a coffee with Gary Pallister, to being named the new Blackburn Rovers head coach, it was quite a Wednesday morning for Tony Mowbray.
BURTON Albion manager Nigel Clough will have a threadbare squad for tonight’s relegation six-pointer with Blackburn Rovers, writes TOBY WILDING.
A HISTORIC former church could be set to be reopened as a community hub if plans go ahead.
THE detective who led the investigation into the killing of Michael Keen has urged anyone to report drug dealers.
STUDENTS have had a ‘life-changing’ two weeks in Uganda helping to improve education in poverty-stricken communities.
BLACKBURN Rovers head coach Tony Mowbray believes he can lead the club to Championship safety and wants that to be the start of an exciting new Ewood era.
THE recent media attention on Kodi has prompted one of the most popular build developers to take action against people profiting from content they offer for free.
A CLOSED nightclub in Blackburn has been sold for £185,000.
PUPILS and staff at a Hyndburn school have been left ‘shocked and devastated’ by the death of their headteacher.
A TEENAGER has been found guilty of stabbing a man to death over an unpaid drugs debt.
A 20-YEAR-OLD man threatened his mother with a knife during a drink-fuelled row.
NEW Blackburn Rovers head coach Tony Mowbray had no reservations about taking the post at Ewood Park - even though he has not spoken with the club's owners Venky's.
IF TONY Mowbray’s first foray in front of the media as Blackburn Rovers head coach is anything to go by, we may well need to sharpen the pencils and create plenty of space on the dictaphones.
A WOMAN who attempted to smother her disabled lover with a pillow before attacking her on the floor has been jailed.
A MAN has been taken to hospital with burns to his face and hand following a serious building fire.
A CONVICTED dangerous driver crashed into a BT equipment box wiping out a village's internet connection, magistrates heard.
A CHILD rapist who fled to Pakistan to evade justice has been jailed for almost 10 years.
BURNLEY’S run of four successive away games has come at the perfect time for Clarets boss Sean Dyche, who insists the pressure is all on the opposition for the next month.
BLACKBURN Rovers central defensive duo Elliott Ward and Tommie Hoban could make injury comebacks for the club's Under-23s tomorrow.
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