BLACKBURN Rovers have crashed out of the Carling Cup after an eight-goal thriller at Old Trafford.
AN HISTORIC Burnley treasure is to stay in the town despite a lucrative bid by a top American university, the Lancashire Telegraph can reveal.
BLACKBURN Rovers' hopes of a Carling Cup semi-final berth are fading fast as they trail 2-0 to Manchester United at Old Trafford.
A COUPLE have both been banned from keeping animals for 15 years after a dog starved to death.
BURNLEY fans could toast their heroes with a special commemorative ale if the team wins their first major trophy for 50 years.
MATT Derbyshire has been rewarded with a start in tonight's Carling Cup quarter final at Old Trafford after his cameo at Portsmouth on Sunday.
EVIDENCE indicating that animals are being illegally slaughtered in Rossendale has been uncovered.
AN established nightclub has fallen victim to the turbulent financial climate.
‘ENOUGH is enough’ — that’s the message from councillors and residents after a water leak near Darwen Health Centre turned the area into an ‘ice rink’.
A YOUNG mum killed herself because she couldn’t cope with the death of her fiancee just months earlier, an inquest heard.
FAMILY and friends of a brave Colne woman are calling on East Lancashire people to help save her life.
A COUNCIL is urging local residents not to let people into their homes to check their boiler unless an appointment has been pre-arranged through the authorities.
THE skyline of Oswaldtwistle has an imposing new addition after the steel structure for a new £500,000 church was built.
A BURNLEY playwright has secured a place in the final of an international competition.
Listen to Darwen band India Mill's track Caribesque, which is being used by national charity C.A.L.M (Campaign Against Living Miserably) to highlight suicide and depression in young males.
THE row over free bus travel for pensioners in Lancashire has intensified after a council refused to hand over surplus cash — and vowed to spend it on other services.
BLACKBURN Rovers’ Jersey-based owners are NOT planning a “crisis meeting” to discuss Paul Ince’s January transfer funds, the Lancashire Telegraph understands.
Difficulties are being experienced by tenants on the Allotment Waiting List in identifying the site of vacant allotments.
OLYMPIC hero Steven Burke said he was ‘honoured’ after the new state-of-the-art fitness centre at Nelson and Colne College was named after him.
ROBBIE Fowler’s Blackburn Rovers future is set to be resolved in the next fortnight.
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Helmshore’s Cronkshaw Fold Farm is holding a Christmas Celebration on Saturday and Sunday, 13th and 14th December. Make decorations, presents and bird feeders from recycled materials. There will be roasted chestnuts, carols, a nativity play and…
Christmas came early for Church and Oswaldtwistle Rotary Club.
BOSSES at Blackburn with Darwen Council have saved £600,000 after introducing a range of new transport schemes.
ARSENAL manager Arsene Wenger was left cursing his luck after seeing his talented young side exit the competition at the hands of Burnley.
A MIRROR celebrating Blackburn in a century has been rescued.
Lancashire Telegraph comment: You don’t have to be a churchgoer to understand the frustration and anger of the Dean of Blackburn and his colleagues at the lack of religious Christmas stamps.
BLACKBURN town centre could lose up to 14 per cent of its trade if a major new shopping centre is built in Preston, according to a report.
PAUL Ince once stared into the Football League abyss at Macclesfield Town until an unlikely cup win dramatically transformed the Silkmen’s fortunes.
DIANA Vickers’ schoolfriends are backing the singer to make the X Factor final.
MOTORCYCLE stars Carl Fogarty and Garth Woods will be guests at a special Bikers’ Day fundraiser and auction for three disabled Darwen children.
Barbara BRIGGS (nee Ward) Loving birthday memories of our dear Barbara. Loved and missed, Jim, Catherine, Sarah and families xxx
Harold THORNBER Happy birthday to a very special husband, dad and grandad. No cards to send, No presents to give, But the love in our hearts, As long as we live. Wife Lois, sons Colin, Dale and David, grandchildren Holly, Corrie, Kal, Charmaine, Liam,…
Jean CHEW (nee Wright) The family of the late Jean would like to express their sincere thanks to all her many friends and neighbours, not only for their kind messages and cards also for the generous donations received by Queens Lodge for their charity…
Patricia Anne THOMPSON Tony, Kevin and Eileen would like to sincerely thank family and friends for all their support during Anne's illness. A special thank you to Macmillian nurses, Mary Smithson and Margaret Doyle and all community nurses from…
Gordon WHITTAM Joyce, Catherine, Olwen, Julie and families would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for all the kind words, cards and donations received and to all who attended the church. We would like to especially thank Jack and…
Mary O'MALLEY On Friday, November 28, 2008 suddenly at her home, Mary aged 83 years. The dearly loved wife of the late George, much loved mother of Michael, loving grandma of Catherine, Michael and Anne and a recent great-grandma to Sophie Rose. At…
Marion Joan LAVERY (nee Hedley) Joan died peacefully on Thursday, November 27, 2008 at Abbeyfield Extracare Home, Clitheroe, aged 98 years. Widow of Dr Geoffrey, sister of Margot, mother of Robin, Christopher and Peter, grandmother and…
18 Chelsea Louise OXENDALE Our precious daughter is 18 today. Enjoy your first legal drink. Have a fabulous party. All our love, Mum, Dad, Kyle and Max (Woof Woof) Enjoy your present and remember DRIVE CAREFULLY!
John ASTLEY On Saturday, November 29, 2008 suddenly but peacefully, at his home, John aged 88 years. The dearly loved husband of the late Elsie, a devoted father to Eunice and Sandra, special father-in-law to David and David, and a much cherished…