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Pay ‘what it’s worth’ for children’s tale in Hyndburn

Ballet to mark centenary of World War 1 in Manchester

Accrington Theatre Group to perform Sixties vibe to go on next year

Two-day extravaganza set to host galaxy of radio stars

Two-day extravaganza set to host galaxy of radio stars

Musical star with an Offside Story

Musical star with an Offside Story

Ned Boulting

Peddling thrills of bike spectacle to Clitheroe

Simon Weston and the truth about war

Simon Weston and the truth about war

Steve Grist, John Cummings and Simon Bailey in their on-stage cell

‘Daily crisis’ of political prisoners trying to survive to be staged in Colne

Conor Maynard

Chance to meet Conor Maynard in Blackburn

The Mentalist, Philip Escoffey will be one of the stars of The Illusionists

The Illusionists: Magic is magic in any language

Silver summer show in record year for band

POP IDOL Marlyn Mason

Hollywood co-stars set to remember Elvis in Blackburn

The Union Street Band set for Ribble Valley

Members of the King and I cast

Accrington Theatre Group heads for Siam

Jesca Hoop tops bill at Cloudspotting Festival

Beth Derbyshire

Floating sculpture will travel to Pendle

CLASS ACT Liane Carroll combines a piano playing talent with enchanting vocals

The worst kept secret in jazz: Liane Carroll

LEGACY The self-portrait of Morton which has been restored

Darwen artist’s portrait heads for home


Step back in time with Walking with Dinosaurs

Pendle One Act Festival makes a debut

A dose of the blues for top Claret

STAR George Borowski

Beer festival’s Hobbit-forming

STUDENT Toby Hargreaves with his book cover art work

Darwen student creates cover for orphanage book


War Horse sequel to rein

The best of British

Laughter tinged with fear

Good fun weather it rains or shines!

HIGHLIGHTS Graham Gouldman

Northern stars are set to shine at the CAMRA Pendle Beer Festival

GIFT Ruby Lever’s ‘Darwen from Holker House’ now in Blackburn Museum

Darwen ‘view’ in national archive

A scene from the festive show

Seasonal theme for Ribchester am-dram show

LOT OF BOTTLE Artist Albert Biggar alongside his work of art – a laundry basket full of bottles and cans

Accrington art exhibition dubbed a ‘load of rubbish’

ICON LS Liam with one of his distinctive ‘matchstick men’ paintings

Waterfoot artist's paintings on show beside Lowry’s

SILICONE STYLE Natasha Peel's art on show

Darwen graduate wins place in New Sensations show at Saatchi Gallery


Local works inspired by Ribble Valley taste

Artist to unveil her new work at Padiham hall

SYMBOLISM Nigel Goldie with his masterpiece, incorporating more than 60,000 aluminium ring-pulls

Nelson art student's latest work of art using 60,000 ring-pulls

Robyn Duxbury with one of her paintings

Blackburn bullying victim channels emotions through her art

Accrington Academy scores a top Artsmark by the British Arts Council

Accrington Academy scores a top Artsmark by the British Arts Council

Fiona Rose Batey

Burnley artist Fiona draws on her therapy

BIG TIME John Tierney with Fergie, from the Black Eyed Peas  and actress Dianna Agron

Accrington artist's painting goes onto silk Paul Smith scarves

PHOTO FINISH Photographer Neil Derrett

East Lancashire Hospice patients' pictures show why life is for living

BRUSH STROKES Artist and lecturer Richard Cross

Blackburn art lecturer’s painting to be shown at the Royal Academy

Arts on Prescription to help East Lancashire depression sufferers

DELIGHTED Artist Peter Sherburne

Accrington artist's painting gets royal approval

Bob Firth with some of the works of artist Dave Pearson

New generation of Haslingden artist’s fans

FULL OF CHARACTER Carrie-Ann Kay with model Sophie Concliffe in a creation inspired by Miss Havisham from Charles Dickens’s Great Expectations.

Burnley designer transforms waste paper into fashion collection

Accrington artist connects with community

PIECED TOGETHER Ed’s work includes (from left) Salvador Dali, Princess Diana, Margaret Thatcher, Mona Lisa

Darwen mosaics artist to exhibit his work in London's Playboy Club

CULTURE Alison Iddon with one of the antiques at Accrington Market Hall  Picture: Catherine Booker

Hyndburn Heritage group launches new museum

Treasures of Egypt go on show at Towneley Hall

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