ANY fears Burnley had about their ability to cope without top scorer Andre Gray for a month were laid to rest at Turf Moor last night as the Clarets produced a dominant display against in-form Watford.
TEN-MAN Blackburn Rovers secured a dramatic 3-2 Premier League 2 victory over Wolves at Leyland in a match which saw Anthony Stokes score and see red.
A BLAZE at a barn in Ribble Valley took four jets to bring it under control earlier today.
Join us at Turf Moor for live coverage of Burnley's Premier League clash with Watford tonight.
POLICE are appealing for help to find a wanted man from Padiham.
OWEN Coyle has revealed Marvin Emnes played through sickness to inspire Blackburn Rovers’ second successive Championship win – and stated the form of his new strikers will bring out the best in fit-again duo Danny Graham and Anthony Stokes.
AN INVESTIGATION has been launched after a 24-year-old woman was allegedly raped in Chorley.
BIRMINGHAM City have an option to make Lukas Jutkiewicz's loan move from Burnley permanent in January, according to boss Gary Rowett.
A GROUP of devastated young performers whose show was cancelled when a theatre ceiling collapsed were handed a lifeline by another generous venue.
PLANS for a park and ride in Rawtenstall have provoked a bitter row between campaigners and council bosses.
A TAXI driver failed to stop after colliding with a young man walking home from the Beatherder Festival at Gisburn in July.
THE outstanding achievements of teenagers in Lancashire were recognised by a charity created after the death of a young Blackburn man.
THE headteacher at one of East Lancashire’s oldest grammar schools has paid tribute to the success of its students at his final prize giving ceremony.
Lancashire-based IT systems provider StoneHouse Logic has moved into new premises on a Clayton-Le-Moors business park that can accommodate their growing team.
POLICE are appealing for information after a 35-year-old woman was robbed in Bacup.
EMERGENCY services had to be called to save a man after he fell approximately 50 feet down a ravine.
A 47-YEAR-OLD man who went to his ex-partner’s home in a drunken state made threats against her and her sister.
BLACKBURN Rovers boss Owen Coyle has hailed his side’s wonderful winner at Derby County on Saturday as a ‘goal of the season contender’.
A BURGLAR from Burnley who repaid the charity of a family friend by breaking into her home and selling off her valuables has been jailed.
A CANNABIS street dealer in Burnley has been told to heed his family’s advice after avoiding his first custodial sentence.
THE Calico Group has received planning permission for a new building project in Burnley which will provide support and training to homeless and vulnerable people.
Two well-established East Lancashire firms are coming together to offer a breakfast seminar for businesspeople on the importance of planning for the future through a shareholders' agreement.
A 28-YEAR-OLD man has died after a car and a lorry collided near Clitheroe this morning, police said.
RESIDENTS in more than 500 homes in Blackburn and Darwen will now have to carry their rubbish to collection points up to a mile away in a controversial move by the borough council.
A WOMAN who died after being knocked off her bike by a lorry was at the time taking part in a cross country cycle ride for a cancer charity, it has been revealed.
A BLACKBURN man who played a key role in organising an anti-immigration protest in Dover has been jailed for violent disorder.
AROUND 60 eager pooches and their beloved owners gathered in Witton Park yesterday for a ‘Big Walkies’ sponsored mass dog walk.
DETECTIVES are hunting a man dressed in women's clothing who exposed himself whilst riding a bike along the Leeds and Liverpool Canal.
WHEN the latest release of FIFA lands on the doormat next week Johann Berg Gudmundsson will have to settle for playing as himself in a Burnley shirt rather than in his national colours.
A MAN has been charged with murdering an Accrington man who was found dead in bed in his flat.
A man whose uncle was murdered after a kidnapping in Libya has spoken of his horror at how the country is being ‘overrun by gangsters and extremists’.
A MAN is set to appeare in court charged with murdering an Accrington man who was found at home with a fractured skull.
BLACKBURN Rovers secured their first away win of the season at Derby - and the away end was bouncing!
WE take a look at three talking points from Blackburn Rovers' impressive 2-1 win at Derby.
A TEACHER who failed to tell his new bosses he had been sacked from his old school for gross misconduct has been banned from the classroom for life.
A MAN who demolished a 200-year-old listed cottage in Thornton-in-Craven without planning permission could be facing a prison sentence.
FIVE people were taken to hospital and the M65 partially closed for around two hours after an accident caused a car to roll over three times.
SEAN Dyche is happy with Burnley’s increased tactical flexibility this season, but believes the Premier League poses less of a tactical challenge than the Championship.
A DARWEN businessman has insisted that despite the town’s ‘booming’ nightlife, it must now be careful not to go too far.
DANNY Graham admitted he had a point to prove after coming off the bench to score Rovers’ winner at Derby on Saturday.
SYLVIA GOULD Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 20th of September 2016, aged 76 years. Much loved wife of Michael, beloved mother of Lorraine, David, Sharon and Michael, mother in law to Jim, John and Sophie, dear sister of Joan, sister in law to…
JUNE McCAFFREY On Monday 19th September 2016, peacefully in hospital and of Oswaldtwistle, June aged 83 years, the dearly beloved wife of Gerald, devoted mother of Alison, Paul, Geraldine and Sean, mother in law of Jed, Carol, Paul and Louise,…
HILDA BIRKBECK The family of the late Hilda would like to express their sincere thanks to all relatives, friends and neighbours for cards of condolence, kind expressions of sympathy, floral tributes and donations received during their time of sorrow.…
VINA TOWNLEY Passed away peacefully on 16th September at Royal Preston Hospital, aged 93 years. A dearly loved aunt and friend to many. A funeral service will be held at URC Kingsway on Friday 30th September at 2.45pm followed by a cremation at…