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Burnley

ACTION: Howard Baker

Controversial plan to demolish historic mill in Burnley town centre

Forensics at the scene on Balderstone Lane

UPDATE: Man found dead on industrial estate named by police

UNDER WAY: James Chapman, of Eshton, Graham Holden, of Bowmer & Kirkland, Gerry O’Keeffe, of Exertis, and Jonathan Chapman, of Eshton, on site

Work starts on new national distribution centre which will bring 300 extra jobs to industrial estate

Burnley man jailed for four weeks after assaulting woman

Burnley man jailed for four weeks after assaulting woman

Burnley man hit with £600 fine over rubbish-filled yard

Burnley man hit with £600 fine over rubbish-filled yard

Free breakfasts offered to 50 youngsters in Burnley from today

Free breakfasts offered to 50 youngsters in Burnley from today

Anwar Ahmed

£2million cocaine and heroin gang jailed for 62 years

INVESTIGATION: Police at the scene of the alleged murder in Clifton Street, Burnley

Man accused of stabbing victim to death in his own flat tells jury he can't remember what happened

JAILED: Iblal Razaq

‘Careful’ drug dealer caught by police after making stupid mistake

WANTED: Do you recognise this man?

POLICE APPEAL: Man wanted after woman's bag stolen

JOURNEY: Lilly-May with her balloon

Eight-year-old girl's balloon travels more than 900 miles to Germany

TARGETED: A Mercedes van

More than 20 catalytic converters containing precious metals stolen from Mercedes vans

Blundell was given a 12-month driving ban

Man hit with driving ban after taking van while having no driving licence or insurance - and crashing it...

BEST BAR NONE: James serves up a pint of his new King of Swing ale

VIDEO: Lancashire and England star James Anderson’s new beer could bowl you over

AGREEMENT: An artist’s inpression of the Burnley FC training complex at Gawthorpe

Clarets training HQ passed but birds must be resettled

Police investigation launched after convertible car set alight

Police investigation launched after convertible car set alight

Lee Hibbert was convinced that neighbour Tony Copeman was trying to kill him (Google Maps)

Neighbour dispute over £5 drinking debt ended in 10-inch knife terror attack

IMPROVED: Manchester Road railway station has seen a transformation

Project to build new car park at busy train station hits buffers

The film crew at work on the movie

Film produced by former Burnley student scoops award at International Film Festival

QUIZ: Street names: Are these streets in Blackburn, Burnley or both?

QUIZ: Do you know your Blackburn streets from your Burnley streets?

The man was described as white, 5ft 8 to 5ft 10 tall, of a medium build

VIDEO: CCTV footage released after woman's handbag stolen as she sat on doorstep

PREMIER LEAGUE: An artist’s impression of how the new Gawthorpe centre could look

Ambitious plans for bigger Burnley FC training complex met with wildlife groups’ protests

Estelle Thompson

Suspected drink-driver charged with causing death of girl on her 17th birthday

'Mini-moto' to be crushed after driver arrested for being a pest

'Mini-moto' to be crushed after driver arrested for being a pest

TRAIN TRAUMA: Friday’s scene

Counselling on offer for passengers after train death trauma

GETTING A GOOD BUZZ: Burnley’s parks and open spaces could become a haven for bees

World’s first town-centre honey sanctuary being built in East Lancashire

SCENE: Police attend trackside

UPDATE: Man dies as he is struck by train close to station

Man with history of sex offences broke order on dating site

Man with history of sex offences broke order on dating site

GUILTY PLEA: Wayne Bradbury

Homeless man admits single-punch killing of ‘gentle soul’ in unprovoked attack

HERO: Brian Hall at Turf Moor

Man whose goal clinched historic derby win for Clarets over Rovers dies

Wayne Bradbury

Man pleads guilty to manslaughter of Burnley man Andrew Hayes

CON: Ann Bent pocketed the state’s money over eight years

JAILED: Ex-company director carried out £31,000 benefits scam over eight-year period

Sir Ian McKellen

7 things you never knew about Burnley-born Lord of the Rings star Sir Ian McKellen

Staff at the retailer’s Briercliffe Road store have been told that the premises will shut as part of a major reorganisation

Seventeen jobs at risk after last Co-op branch axed

HOUSE AND HOME: Staff at the new shop, from the left, Jess Greenwood, Hannah Rigby, Maisey Dillon, Haleema Malik, shop manageress Tracy Jonak, Michaela Wilson and Sarah Hartley

High street weekly payment store run by charity opens in shopping centre

BUZZ: Mascot Bertie Bee with Colne Primet Academy deputy headteacher Anne Bonney and headteacher Lynne Blomley

Academy students celebrate revamp which upgrades gym and changing rooms

DRUG USER: Umaier Denzil

JAILED: Man caught trying to sell cocaine in shadow of town hall

KILLED: Keith Passmore

BURNLEY STABBING: CCTV ‘tracked murder suspects after attack’

The Railway Hotel in Rosegrove Lane

FOR SALE: Former Burnley pub set to go under the hammer

WANTED: Francis Doherty

Police searching for missing Burnley sex offender

INVESTIGATION: Police outside Mr Passmore’s house after his body was found

Man 'stabbed 30 times' in brutal murder after falling out with neighbour over tablet device

James Anderson is England’s all-time wicket taker

England and Lancashire star James Anderson tries second career - as a film producer...

The quality of teaching and the pupil’s achievement were thought to be needing improvement

Improving Burnley school has ‘bright future’

A Lancashire Police spokesman said that the girl was eventually persuaded to climb back over the fence

Teenage girl talked out of jumping off M65 motorway bridge

The former Dickie Pinks building in Burnley

FOR SALE: Former Burnley pub on the market for £99,950

VISION: An artist’s impression

Preview time for design of multi-million pound school

Between them, Elite 04, Kavia Tooling and Lomax Offshore Couplings – are pledging to bring an initial 50 jobs to the borough

One hundred new jobs created as three hi-tech firms sign up for former Michelin site

Police issue warning after spate of sat nav thefts

Police issue warning after spate of sat nav thefts

INSPIRING: The iconic Singing Ringing Tree at Crown Point, Burnley

Singing Ringing Tree will prove a focus for nurseries’ lessons

Accident forces police to close road

Accident forces police to close road

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