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Blackburn, Darwen, Hyndburn, Ribble Valley

The North West Air Ambulance attended the scene

Baby allegedly attacked at house in Colne wakes up from coma

Marcus Bent admitted affray and possessing cocaine.

Former Blackburn Rovers striker confronted police officers with weapons whilst under influence of cocaine

FRAUD: Nawaz Jan Virmani was caught with 2,843 litres of illegal laundered diesel

JAILED: Blackburn petrol station owner caught selling hundreds of thousands of litres of illegal diesel

Police incident

Thieves steal thousands of pounds of drugs from a farm supplies shop

Brockholes at Samlesbury

PHOTO GALLERY: 11 things to do with your kids in East Lancashire this half-term

19-YEAR-OLD man was airlifted to hospital yesterday after a crash on a Haslingden Road

Man airlifted to hospital after crash

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PERVERT: Harry Holt, now living in Nelson, committed his crimes in Scotland

Church elder who sexually abused vulnerable children was invited to speak at first victim’s wedding

PICTURES/VIDEO: End of an era as historic Blackburn mill chimney falls to earth...

PICTURES/VIDEO: End of an era as historic Blackburn mill chimney falls to earth...

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Nadir Suleman used to work for Farley’s in Blackburn

Former Blackburn solicitor charged in connection with £950,000 medical invoice insurance fraud

Blackburn magistrates

Blackburn man vomited on from upstairs window after complaining about noisy neighbour

DAMAGE: The raiders smashed their way into Blackburn Mall

Police hunting for 10-strong gang after armed raid at Blackburn Mall jewellers

Stuart Robertson book cover (55645131)

Role reversal pays off for editor turned author Stuart Robertson

Ribchester WI at County Hall

Fight goes on to save county services

Accrington Academy.. (34061406)

Academy aims to take in 150 more pupils

‘Exodus’ of doctors expected over pay

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VIC music director Peter Webster conducts the singing group during a radio performance (55688166)

Troop trio sing out for TV choirmaster

Danny Booth

Two men jailed after £300,000 armed robbery at Blackburn town centre jewellers

Emergency services at the scene   PIC: Hyndburn Fire

UPDATE: Unconscious man taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital after three-car smash

Smokes rises from the car repair workshop   PIC: Paul Sullivan

IN PICTURES: Five fire engines attend 'serious blaze' in Darwen

TRAGEDY: Tina Rayson with son Rylee, one of her four children

Blackburn mum-of-four who jumped to her death 'let down again' as coroner rules no-one else to blame

SCHEME: Key Victorian buildings will be made over

REVEALED: Exciting new £3m plan for cafes, coffee houses and eateries in Blackburn town centre

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Protestors outside County Hall

LIVE BLOG: Lancashire County Council Budget debate - February 11

Blackburn magistrates

GUILTY: Blackburn man spent £3,000 worth of 'scammed' money on terminally ill father

Maxwell with his hero Jordan Rhodes

Heartbroken Blackburn Rovers fan meets hero Jordan Rhodes after adorable video goes viral

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CCTV APPEAL: Do you recognise them?

CCTV APPEAL: Man assaulted outside bus station

Blackburn magistrates

IN THE DOCK: 3 people who have appeared in Blackburn/Burnley courts this week

RARITY: Fence Gate owner Kevin Berkins with a bottle of Gilbey’s orange gin, which he sells for £1,000 a shot

Lancashire pub breaks gin world record - with one priced at £1,000 a shot...

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The new takeaway will open on Duckworth Street

Concern over number of takeaways in Darwen as another fast food outlet approved

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East Lancashire residents invited to Kendal Calling

East Lancashire residents invited to Kendal Calling

SUPPORT: The picket line outside the Royal Blackburn Hospital

New contract to be imposed on junior doctors as negotiations fail

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BUSY: A surge in calls to ambulances are driving up waiting times

Surge in emergency calls drives up patient waiting times in Lancashire

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DANGER: Nigel Evans wants a reduction on Worston Road

MP calls for speed reduction after horror accident leaves grandmother and baby badly hurt

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DAMAGE: The getaway car smashed into a house on Limbrick

'I saw a car sticking out of the house next door' - three arrested after Blackburn police chase

SCENE: Police sealed off an area of Barbara Castle Way

UPDATE: Blackburn man dies after being hit by car over two weeks ago

SMASHED: The entrance to the Mall

'Blackburn has changed. People can’t leave their doors open' - community reacts to Mall break-in

Adam Conroy

Body found near railway tunnel thought to be missing man

Police were called to a house in Mersey Avenue

Police officers find man dead at home in Darwen

IN WRITING: One of Hannah’s letters to Fred

Mystery of war-time Blackburn romance finally solved - by our readers...

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The funfair has previously operated in Lancashire

Five arrested in human trafficking and child sex investigation into travelling funfair

PICTURE GALLERY: Lancashire beauties through the years...

PICTURE GALLERY: Lancashire beauties through the years...

DRAMA: The Premier store on Mosley Street

Man arrested after attempted knife-point robbery at Blackburn store

HAILED: Head teacher Alan Porteous, left, with former head teacher Martyn Morris

Headteacher hailed as 'exceptional and visionary' after school receives highest Ofsted grade

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CHALLENGING: Andrew Graham says wars and economic sanctions continue to negatively affect exchange rates, credit insurance and his company’s ability to trade securely

Blackburn-based wallpaper and interior design firm cuts back on production

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Motorcyclist collides with car outside school on Blackburn Road

Motorcyclist collides with car outside school on Blackburn Road

STRIKE: Junior doctors outside Royal Blackburn Hospital

PICTURES/VIDEO: Junior doctors strike in Lancashire as last-ditch talks fail

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Chester Street, Accrington

Stun gun 160 times more powerful than those used by police seized during drug raid

BEAUTY: Louise Warren-Beck

IN PICTURES: Beautiful Lancashire mum-of-two shortlisted as finalist for Miss British Isles

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Temporary traffic lights are in place on Accrington Road and Furthergate

Blackburn commuters to face rush-hour traffic problems for further six weeks

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CASE: Preston court

'It’s disgusting. She should have gone to jail' - parents appalled as Blackburn carer who mistreated son spared jail

FEELING: People at a public meeting in 2014 to discuss the original application

Traveller and businessman in bid to overturn council's decision to refuse caravans on site

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