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LITTLE MIRACLE: Felix Kershaw

'It was horrible to see his little lifeless body' - Baby boy survives heart attack just two days before first birthday

DRAMA: Police at the scene of the alleged attack

UPDATE: Police launch major investigation after woman allegedly sexually assaulted

OUCH: PC Keates’ hand

Police officer bitten by man he was trying to arrest after fight outside pub

A CCTV image of the man police want to speak to about the incident

VIDEO: CCTV appeal after man allegedly caught stealing cash from children's charity box

FIRE: Initial reports of people trapped in the house proved false

Firefighters called to tackle serious house fire in Blackburn thought to have been started by candle

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JAILED: Samuel Fielden

JAILED: 'Sofa surfing' teen raided home of ‘vulnerable’ 86-year-old woman

SHOCK: Two men were assaulted in Gordon Street. Police believe the offenders tried to flee over waste ground

UPDATE: Darwen man suffers fractured jaw after being attacked by five men armed with weapon

Police helicopter called out as suspected burglar climbs roof of Darwen business and attempts to break in

Police helicopter called out as suspected burglar climbs roof of Darwen business and attempts to break in

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Firefighters called out after homeless man is left trapped in carpark

Firefighters called out after homeless man is left trapped in carpark

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Man suffers suspected broken jaw after being attacked by armed gang in his Darwen home

Man suffers suspected broken jaw after being attacked by armed gang in his Darwen home

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DISGRACED: Basharat Ditta was jailed for three years in November 2013 after he was caught up in drugs conspiracy charges

DISGRACED: Well-known former Blackburn lawyer who dealt with drug dealers loses appeal

CSI in Darwen

UPDATE: Darwen woman arrested on suspicion of attempted murder released on bail

Matthew Taylor

UPDATE: Police name father-of-four who died after being hit by van

SCENE: Albert Road in Colne, near to the Muni

UPDATE: Pensioner who was killed in Colne hit-and-run is named

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Firefighters cut men from car following crash on M65

Firefighters cut men from car following crash on M65

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Firefighters called to house fire in Blackburn after unattended candle sets bedroom alight

Firefighters called to house fire in Blackburn after unattended candle sets bedroom alight

The Flying Scotsman pulls in to Blackburn Railway Station

Hundreds brave cold and rain to see historic Flying Scotsman stop at Blackburn Railway Station

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FINE FORM: Prince Harry was in animated form as he visited Weeton Barracks yesterday

IN PICTURES: Prince Harry meets soldiers deployed to flood-ravaged regions of Lancashire

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APPEAL: Head teacher Alison Padgett with pupils and their road safety reminder sign

Headteacher urges parents to walk kids to school after flood of bad parking complaints

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Taxi driver racially abused by yob who accused him of being a ‘terrorist’

Taxi driver racially abused by yob who accused him of being a ‘terrorist’

Police investigation launched after Audi A4 stolen from outside Blackburn home

Police investigation launched after Audi A4 stolen from outside Blackburn home

LIFESAVERS: Kim Hurst and Simon Fort at Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Holidaymakers help save life of teen who fell from A666 bridge on their way to airport

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VICTIM: Former Telegraph journalist Gary Carter and wife Gemma

Carer jailed after unprovoked and ‘cowardly’ attack on former Lancashire Telegraph reporter

IN STEAM: Flying Scotsman

DON'T MISS IT! Flying Scotsman to steam through Blackburn today...

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Man was tasered by police

Man charged with battery after wielding a knife

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Incident in Accrington

Woman taken to hospital after being hit by car in Accrington

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Clog and Billycock

PHOTO GALLERY: Are you struggling for ideas for Valentines Day? Well here are 11 restaurant options for you

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PIC: Sam Yates

Six vehicle smash on M65 causes long delays

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CHEERS WE GO: Owners Stuart,Tom and Graham Hardyman

CHEERS! Tiny pub run by 25-year-old in former newsagents' hailed as Lancashire's best

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Blackburn station

Man who drunk 'gigantic' amount of alcohol shouted racist abuse at police officer after fight at Blackburn station

DRIVING: Traffic flows during roadworks near Samlesbury Hall but there are hold-ups at peak times

Blackburn commuters frustrated by long delays after roadworks block main road

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THREATENED: Nelson’s branch of HSBC is facing closure

HSBC bank closures a 'major blow' for East Lancashire towns

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SUSPENDED SENTENCE: Michael Tinker tied up a dementia sufferer

'Under pressure' carer who tied up 85-year-old dementia sufferer avoids jail

Burnley Crown Court

Father blasted by crown court judge for letting sons deal cannabis from his Accrington home

Police wish to speak to this man about the theft of expensve whisky and vodka (54855401)

Expensive spirits stolen from supermarket

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We want East Lancashire's Valentine's Day love stories

We want East Lancashire's Valentine's Day love stories

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Harry Duxbury

‘Fat rats’ plague park after food is dumped

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Dad let his sons deal cannabis from house

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Julie Hesmondhalgh

TV star Julie’s happy to join gritty drama

Helen Brown    03.02.16David Baddiel,  author, comedian and television personality visits Westholme School in Blackburn, to present an evening of hilarity and high-jinx. Pictured with his books to be personally signed.From left: David Baddiel with sixth

TV comedian David Baddiel's school appearance is all write

Improvements to journey times on the Todmorden Curve are being sought

Masterplan is on the right track to better city rail link

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Internationally renowned artist Suzzane Lacy is settingup the performance (54741487)

The Mills are alive with the sound of music

Grace Davies

Amazing for Grace as song to debut on national radio

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Ofsted praise school for their turnaround of fortunes

Rashid Mahmood, mechanical engineering apprentice from Blackburn who successfully manages his stammer after taking part in the McGuire Programme.

Apprentice says operation has managed to conquer his stammer

Ex-footballer Clarke Carlisle arrives for sentencing at Highbury Magistrates Court in London after he pleaded guilty to a drink-driving charge. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday May 14, 2015. Carlisle, 35, pleaded guilty to failing to provid

Ex-footballer Clarke Carlisle makes mental health plea

Paul Jenkins, former head of drama at Our Lady and St Johns college has written a novel (54846826)

Former teacher writes about his classroom experiences in novel

SPEED: Dillon Murphy travelled at around 50mph along Blackburn's Spring Lane as he tried to avoid police

BANNED: 'Extremely stupid’ learner driver led police on high-speed chase through Blackburn

An ambulance attends the scene (PIC: Dayle Henley)

UPDATE: Major delays in Blackburn after four-car M65 smash

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More than 100 people caught driving under influence of drink and drugs during Christmas

More than 100 people caught driving under influence of drink or drugs during Christmas

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