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Blackburn

LITTLE MIRACLE: Felix Kershaw

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

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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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

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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Police investigation launched after Audi A4 stolen from outside Blackburn home

Police investigation launched after Audi A4 stolen from outside Blackburn home

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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PIC: Sam Yates

Six vehicle smash on M65 causes long delays

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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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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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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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TALKS: Officers patrol the road outside St Stephen’s Primary School, Blackburn

IN PICTURES: Police crackdown on 'dangerous' parking outside Blackburn school

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Sherena Hussain

UPDATE: Missing Blackburn teenager is found safe in Nelson

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POPULAR: QEGS

CHAOTIC: Hundreds of Blackburn with Darwen pupils to lose out in school places scramble

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PROBLEM: Cable thefts can bring the railway network to a standstill

Cable theft from Blackburn railway sidings 'cost rail firm £400,000'

HAPPY: Annie Young celebrates her landmark birthday... and takes a close look at her card from The Queen

'She’s always got a smile on her face' - Blackburn grandmother-of-four celebrates 100th birthday

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Blackburn magistrates

Blackburn teen admits contactless card crime spree with another man

WAVES GOODBYE: Sad day as demolition of iconic Blackburn leisure centre begins

WAVES GOODBYE: Sad day as demolition of iconic Blackburn leisure centre begins

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Blackburn magistrates

'Controlling' Blackburn drug addict repeatedly punched and kicked teen girlfriend as she lay on floor

Owen Maughan

Persistent beggar banned from Blackburn shopping centre

IN PICTURES: Blackburn town centre - then and now...

IN PICTURES: Blackburn town centre - then and now...

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Royal Blackburn Hospital

Moped rider taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital after crash with BMW

Blackburn magistrates

IN THE DOCK: 3 people who appeared at Blackburn magistrates this week

Police said the male burglar broke in to the house as the man was upstairs asleep with his partner and child

Blackburn man punched in the face as he tried to stop masked thief stealing his car

BACKDROP: The Griffin area in Blackburn was used in the film Throw Me to the Dogs for its gritty appearance

Ambitious homes plans could see Blackburn's most deserving regeneration areas overhauled

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POSH: The shops along Victoria Street, Blackburn, in the early 1900s

NOSTALGIA: Impact of mills had a major effect on Blackburn population growth

MIRACLE: Isobelle in hospital

LITTLE MIRACLE: Three-year-old Blackburn girl survives after being hurled from bonnet of car and crushed under its wheels

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HEARTBROKEN: Mohammed Hussain

'I am personally being attacked' - Blackburn trader left heartbroken as thieves strike again

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The Nacreous clouds over Blackburn (PIC: Josh Logan)

YOUR PICTURES: 20 stunning images of rare cloud phenomenon over East Lancashire

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The road will be open as normal

M65 closure postponed due to high winds

PRIZE: Charles Leighton receives his cheque from the hospice’s Gill Graham

Blackburn lottery winner to donate winnings to charity - after buying himself a new overcoat...

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DELIGHTED: Sisters Zaneta Halmova and Denisa Tlandova. Ms Halmova moved to England as she was missing her sister

Slovakian mum turns her life around after moving to Blackburn to be with her sister

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ANGRY: Brian White has hit out at vandals

‘Obnoxious’ vandals destroy warning sign at Blackburn heritage site

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Blackburn magistrates

Man shouted 'nasty abuse' at bi-polar partner, spat on her floor, then jumped into bed

Police say a number of men and women were fighting outside the Natwest Bank

UPDATE: Two men and a woman arrested after brawl in Blackburn town centre

IN PICTURES: 25 fantastic aerial pictures of Blackburn in the 1990s

IN PICTURES: 25 fantastic aerial images of Blackburn in the 1990s

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‘LASTING IMPRESSION’: Frances Conner’s headteacher paid tribute to her

Young teacher's death after 18-month battle with cancer described as ‘shocking and cruel’ by her family

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Grice, 31, of Shorrock Lane, Blackburn, pleaded guilty to possessing cannabis

Blackburn chef blames relationship break down for smoking cannabis

NEW: The crossing in Alan Shearer Way

Concern over ‘half a pedestrian crossing’ on Alan Shearer Way in Blackburn

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This would add £200 or more to council tax by 2021

Blackburn with Darwen council tax set to rise by at least £40 from April 1

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Blackburn Museum's Hart Collection.
Mayor Coun Faryad Hussain with the museum's Dr Cynthia Johnston(Course tutor of The History Of The Book'). (54227136)

Special status bid for museum Hart of gold collection

Blackburn housekeeper raided employers' art collection

Blackburn housekeeper raided employers' art collection

Drug addicts are now being warned to be on high alert

UPDATE: Three men found dead and two more in hospital after suspected rogue batch of heroin

SCENE: Police taped off the area

UPDATE: Three-year-old girl suffers serious head injuries after being hit by car in Blackburn

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