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HOME: From the left, Nathan Chapman. Katie Spencer, Mark Turner and Matty Newton have returned from Tunisia

Blackburn holidaymakers offered 'no support' by Jet2holidays after Tunisia terror attack

HAVING A SPLASHING TIME: Daisy Mason cools off in the paddling pool in Burnley’s Thompson Park yesterday

Met Office issues rain warning for Blackburn, Burnley and Darwen after heatwave

Harry Shaw

JCB TRAGEDY: Teenager killed father-of-two after raised bucket blocked his view of the road

Unfortunately, thermometer-watching employees in Blackburn should not down tools yet

HEATWAVE: How hot does it really have to be before we can go home?

Reece Entwistle used his position to foster a "sexually motivated relationship" with a 15-year-old pupil

Darwen teacher banned from classroom after 'sexually motivated relationship' with 15-year-old pupil

Helen Flanagan with her new baby girl Matilda Jessica Sinclair

Helen Flanagan introduces baby Matilda in adorable first snap of newborn

Claire Grime

Police searching for woman missing from home

East Lancastrians making a trip to the seaside in the warm weather could be lucky enough to see bottlenose dolphins

VIDEO: Pod of dolphins spotted swimming off the coast of Blackpool

JAIL: Anwara and Shohidul Islam

Four jailed for total of 11 years after immigration and passport scam conviction

MIX-UP: Bill Parkinson

Darwen man left red-faced after unwittingly joining ‘women only’ Blackburn race

Jonathan Adams

VIDEO: Blackburn Hawks players make emotional plea to missing former team-mate

Lucky man wins £19,000 after mistakenly buying wrong lottery ticket

Lucky man wins £19,000 after mistakenly buying wrong lottery ticket

The fire service issued a statement warning people to take precautions as temperatures rise

Man's body found in reservoir prompting fresh warning

Children could be branded 'extremists' for boycotting McDonalds, MP claims as new anti-terror laws come into force

Children could be branded 'extremists' for boycotting McDonalds, MP claims as new anti-terror laws come into force

Luke Fox, 26, of Hertford Street, Blackburn, was sent on bail

Blackburn man charged with GBH

BEER WE GO: Members of Save The Napier met on Wednesday to try to reopen the Sir Charles Napier pub

Fans of Blackburn’s last heavy metal pub backing campaign to reopen live music venue

The report has returned to the council and told them it actually needs to provide 11 permanent pitches

Council to fight travellers’ bid after extra 11 sites suggested

SERVICE: Roy Lockwood

Tributes paid to 'irreplaceable' war memorial campaigner

Tunisian beach massacre: Repatriation of British bodies begins today

Tunisian beach massacre: Repatriation of British bodies begins today

Sofia Bouzidi 26-2-14
Slaidburn St Andrews Church (30456920)

Ribble Valley vicar who covers four churches is retiring to Cornwall 'to escape rain'

HOLIDAY HELL: Mark Turner and Katie Spencer with children Noah and Oliver

TUNISIA TERROR ATTACK: Blackburn family locked themselves in hotel bathroom after ISIS gunman fired into their room

West, of Parkinson Street, Blackburn, pleaded guilty to shoplifting.

Blackburn man stole barbecue and alcohol worth £145 from Asda - then sold it to random man on canal for £25

Men in court after Accrington motorist dragged from car and stabbed

Men in court after Accrington motorist dragged from car and stabbed

Godoy, of Burnley Lane, Accrington, pleaded guilty to driving with excess alcohol

Drink-drive woman had found out her partner had been having an affair

Margaret Houghton with her husband Allan, who died in 2012

Four rings taken from hand of invalid 90-year-old grandma while she was bed-bound

Grady Memorial Hospital

WORLD NEWS: Hearse with body inside stolen from outside hospital

‘Blue Lagoon’

BLUE LAGOON: Final plans for controversial wedding reception venue near Darwen revealed

DICING WITH DEATH: Children on a railway track - there have been eight near-misses recently

DICING WITH DEATH: Police warn children trespassing on railways after eight near-misses in a month

The court heard there were problems with a group of people

Teen girl arrested for being drunk and disorderly during night out in Accrington

The government’s Major Projects Authority says the care.data programme needs improvements

Controversial proposals to create database of patients’ records being trialled in Blackburn

TOP OF THE CLASS: The winners celebrate at the Lancashire Telegraph Schools Awards 2015 at Stanley House, Mellor

SCHOOLS AWARDS 2015: Night of celebration for schools and pupils a roaring success

Kelly Louise Donnelly, of Lansdowne Street, Blackburn, admitted driving while disqualified

Blackburn woman caught behind wheel just two months after being banned for drink driving

Adeel Janade Iqbal, 20, of Higher Antley Street, was sent on bail to Burnley Crown Court

Man charged with possessing offensive weapons after swords, golf clubs and bats found in his car

The thieves are known to locals and the police

Thieves caught stealing booze from wedding venue on CCTV

PHEW, WHAT A SCORCHER: Lucy Lonsdale from Clitheroe enjoys some sunshine in Blackburn town centre while shopping

Summer's here! But forecasters warn rain could be back pretty soon...

TICKETS PLEASE: Bus driver Chris Reid welcomes the free ride initiative

Passengers offered thousands of free rides in bid to encourage more people to use buses

EXCITEMENT: Thousands of people are expected to line the streets when the Tour of Britain comes to the Ribble Valley and Pendle

TOUR OF BRITAIN 2015: Council to step up bike race backing

CLOSING: Stagecoach’s Eaves Lane bus depot

Stagecoach bus depot set to close - putting 21 jobs under threat

Oswaldtwistle man banned from driving for 26 months

Oswaldtwistle man banned from driving for 26 months

Darwen councillors in bid to save bus link from being dropped

Darwen councillors in bid to save bus link from being dropped

New borough council leader Mohammed Khan said he was delighted with the improvements

Refurbished Blackburn day care centre re-opens after major upgrade

The heat is predicted to be so intense that Network Rail has imposed a speed restriction on some services

Sizzling summer heat could cause rail service disruption

Kevin Rich

Teacher jailed for having sex with pupil after he was caught on CCTV buying drinks for her

Luka Magnotta

WORLD NEWS: Former prostitute who killed and dismembered lover joins prison dating site

The latest pause - the 26th - will occur at 23:59:59

Global time set to stand still for 'leap-second'

ANGRY: Suzzan Gilbert says her business was affected after her phone went dead for a week after she changed provider

Pampered Pets owner ‘£700 down’ after telephone lines go dead for a week

Craig in action of a different kind at The Men’s Lounge barbers

Blackburn Rovers star and trained barber Craig Conway swaps football boots for scissors

IDEAS: The Right Rev Julian Henderson

Bishop of Blackburn unveils 12-year church revival ‘vision’

Basil Brush

Tickets on sale for CBeebies tour date in Blackburn

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