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Parents pay tribute to Padiham 'cheeky smiling boy'

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:27am Monday 1st September 2014

THE parents of a three-year-old boy who died during an emergency operation have paid tribute to their ‘cheeky, smiling boy’.

First public baptisms take place in Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:02am Monday 1st September 2014

BURNLEY’S first public baptisms saw young and old alike proclaim their faith last night.

Burnley delivery driver terrorised village shop assistant

Lancashire Telegraph: Burnley Crown Court

9:51am Monday 1st September 2014

A DRUNKEN delivery driver terrorised a lone young assistant in a village shop, a court heard Nathan Chambers, 25, repeatedly went into the premises and was rowdy and swearing.

Burnley man breached ASBO

Lancashire Telegraph: Burnley Magistrates Court. Picture from Google Maps.

2:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

A BURNLEY man banned from tormenting his neighbours has admitted shouting abuse and threats, a court heard.

Briercliffe nursery told to improve

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:15am Monday 1st September 2014

A BRIERCLIFFE nursery has been given a warning notice after it was rated ‘inadequate’ by Ofsted for the second time this year.

Former Burnley Labour councillor passes away

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:10am Monday 1st September 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to a former Labour councillor and former miner who has died at his home in Burnley at the age of 77.

Burnley road to close for improvements

Lancashire Telegraph: Festival boasts 40 walks

4:42pm Monday 1st September 2014

HIGHWAYS chiefs have pledged that road improvements ‘will make Burnley a better place to live’.

Public baptisms to take place in Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph: 'Jesus did not just want to impart information but to bring about transformation'

5:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

YOUNG worshippers are set to be publicly ‘baptised’ in a Burnley town centre ceremony to proclaim their faith tonight.

Ex-servicemen take on coast-to-coast walk for Burnley charity

Lancashire Telegraph: The man was with a friend, paragliding off Pendle Hill

2:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

THREE army veterans are to walk 192 miles from coast to coast to raise money for a Burnley charity.

Tributes to former Burnley headteacher

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:41pm Sunday 31st August 2014

A FORMER headteacher who taught at Burnley schools for 36 years has died.

Burnley road closure for resurfacing

Lancashire Telegraph: PLANS Kay Group has lodged a planning application for new retail and commercial units at Trafalgar Street, Burnley

8:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014

TRAFALGAR Street in Burnley will be closed for two weeks from tomorrow as Lancashire County Council carries out resurfacing connected with the Weavers Triangle regeneration project.

Police call for calm as Clarets prepare to face Manchester United

Lancashire Telegraph: Fans are hoping to cheer Burnley all the way to the Premier League

9:27am Friday 29th August 2014

POLICE have called on fans attending Burnley’s crunch game against Manchester United tomorrow to enjoy the occasion, and not get into trouble.

Former Premier League footballer will run to Turf Moor as part of £1million fundraiser

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A FORMER Premier League footballer running nearly 1,000 miles in three weeks to raise £1million for Cancer Research will arrive at Turf Moor tonight.

Burnley man to star in new BBC drama

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:10pm Thursday 28th August 2014

AN EAST Lancashire actor is to star in a new BBC drama about the history of Chester Zoo.

REVEALED: Burnley Mechanics given first makeover in 35 years

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:32am Thursday 28th August 2014

A NEW ‘home from home’ is being created at Burnley Mechanics — as the Lancashire Telegraph reveals details of its first major makeover for 35 years.

Success on a plate for Burnley foodie festival

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:40pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A FLEDGLING food festival is set to be staged in Burnley tomorrow and Saturday – featuring a top BBC chef – as town centre leaders look to benefit from our revived culinary appetites.

Charity curry evening at Emmaus Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph: Explore Raw Cookery School - Getting Started With Raw Foods

5:20pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A CURRY evening in aid of a Burnley homeless charity takes place next month.

Clarets star Ings kicks off new season with spectacular set of tattoos

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:12am Wednesday 27th August 2014

TATT who? Here's Clarets hitman Danny Ings as you've never seen him before.

£1m Burnley improvement scheme flowing smoothly

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:44pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

WORK to transform the outlook of one of the best-known stretches of the River Brun through Burnley town centre should be completed by October.

Burnley 'Britain's Got Talent' star home for special show

Lancashire Telegraph: Andrew Derbyshire

2:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A BURNLEY singer who made national headlines after reaching the semi-final of Britain’s Got Talent is returning to the town for a special performance.

Burnley MP joins McDonald's staff in clean-up

Lancashire Telegraph:

8:00pm Monday 25th August 2014

BURNLEY MP Gordon Birtwistle joined staff from McDonald’s restaurants in Burnley to help clean up a playground.

Wooden crosses commemorating First World War taken away for storage

Lancashire Telegraph:

7:00pm Monday 25th August 2014

WOODEN crosses laid in Burnley to mark 100 years since the beginning of the First World War are being taken up and stored to be displayed again later in the year as part of the continued commemoration.

New £64,000 Burnley play area launched

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:00pm Monday 25th August 2014

A NEW children’s play area has been installed on a popular recreation ground in Burnley.

Burnley takeaway bosses launch coffee shop bid

Lancashire Telegraph: Coffee Morning at the Con

4:00pm Monday 25th August 2014

THE owners of a pizza takeaway business want to open a unique coffee shop in Burnley.

Padiham FC in plea for sponsors

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:10am Monday 25th August 2014

NON-LEAGUE football club Padiham FC is searching for a main sponsor after they were let down at the last minute for the 2014/15 season.

Padiham sex offender warned of ‘extremely substantial’ jail

Lancashire Telegraph: Burnley Crown Court

7:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

A CONVICTED sex offender has been told he is facing an ‘extremely substantial’ jail sentence after being caught with child porn again.

Bosses at Burnley packaging company target growth after takeover

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

BOSSES at a Burnley packaging company are targeting further growth after being officially taken over by a US industry giant.

Clarets supporters group get Turf Moor listed as community asset

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:17pm Sunday 24th August 2014

A CLARETS supporters group has succeeded in getting Turf Moor listed as a community asset.

LIVING NIGHTMARE: Burnley carer cleared of placing incontinence bag over head of dementia sufferer

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A CARER from Burnley cleared of placing an incontinence bag over the head of a dementia sufferer as she sat on the toilet has spoken of her 16-month ‘living nightmare’.

Burnley market’s future in the spotlight

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

THE future of Burnley’s indoor market will become clearer after councillors consider the findings of an external review, say town hall leaders.

Burnley mum’s anguish at £14,000 gold raid

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A BURNLEY mother has been left devastated after thieves stole thousands of pounds-worth of Asian gold from her home.

Community shocked at sudden closure of Burnley Spar

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

CUSTOMERS were left in shock after a popular central Burnley store suddenly closed without warning this week.

Police appeal after teen robbed in Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph: Police warning after thefts in car parks

2:50pm Thursday 21st August 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after a 15-year-old boy had his mobile phone taken whilst walking home last night.

VIDEO: Clarets fan takes on 'Ice Bucket Challenge' in New York

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A CLARETS fan living in New York has joined an internet celebrity craze where people pour buckets of ice cold water over themselves for charity.

New Burnley free school set to open next month - but it could only be a third full

Lancashire Telegraph:

6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A NEW free school is set to open in Burnley next month but will only be around a third full, according to the charity behind it.

Clarets legend Jimmy McIlroy gets 1958 World Cup cap

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

CLARETS legend Jimmy McIlroy has finally been recognised for his role in one of his country’s greatest football achievements – more than half a century on.

Burnley teen Declan Edwards found hanged after drugs binge, inquest hears

Lancashire Telegraph: Declan Edwards, 16,

6:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A BURNLEY teenager who sparked a major search was found hanged after a weekend drink and drugs binge, an inquest heard.

Burnley troublemaker could face jail after shining torch at police helicopter

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:38am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A TROUBLEMAKER once dubbed ‘The Joker’ could be facing jail after trying to shine a torch at a police helicopter in Burnley.

Ex-Claret is new face of mental health charity Mind

Lancashire Telegraph: Clarke Carlisle on his first day at Bootham Crescent talks with The Press’ York City  reporter Dave Flett

2:10pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

CLARKE Carlisle, the former Clarets skipper, has been named as a new ambassador for leading mental health charity Mind.

Burnley warehouse worker denies possessing criminal property

Lancashire Telegraph: Failed businessman made £130,000 growing cannabis in factories for gang

11:02am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A STORAGE company employee had no idea his boss was using a warehouse to stash drugs money, a court has heard.

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after collision in Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:30pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A MOTORCYCLIST has been taken to hospital following a collision.

Burnley fans’ mosaic shows pride as club returns to Premier League

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:31pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE Clarets were welcomed back to the big time last night as fans declared to the world their pride in ‘Our Turf’.

Success for new Burnley event Drop The Beat

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:40pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

PROMOTERS of one of Burnley’s largest-ever dance music events have promised to come back bigger and better after impressing crowds at Towneley Park.

BBC Sport pundit slated over Burnley/Ribble Valley gaffe

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:34pm Monday 18th August 2014

A BBC pundit has been criticised on social media after claiming that Burnley was in the Ribble Valley.

Grandfather of tragic teen calls for safety measures

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:00pm Monday 18th August 2014

THE grandfather of a teenager who lost her life in a road collision in Hapton is leading calls to improve a ‘danger bridge’.

CHEAP AS CHIPS: Burnley takeaway on sale for £9k

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:31pm Monday 18th August 2014

A CHIP shop in Burnley has gone on sale for just £9,000.

EYES ON TURF MOOR: Billions of football fans to tune in for Burnley's return to Premier League

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:00pm Monday 18th August 2014

A RECORD 4.7billion football fans around the world will potentially watch the Clarets make their long-awaited return to the Premier League tonight.

Scheme to get Burnley active secures funding

Lancashire Telegraph: Burnley's Thompson Park

10:30am Monday 18th August 2014

A SCHEME to promote healthy lifestyles in Burnley has secured a £20,000 funding boost.

Burnley Canal Festival to be a ‘feast for all the senses’

Lancashire Telegraph: In Brief

8:26am Sunday 17th August 2014

BURNLEY Canal Festival promises to be a ‘feast for all the senses’.

Young Clarets fans predict the season ahead

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:00pm Saturday 16th August 2014

YOUNG Clarets fans at Burnley’s nearest neighbours are ‘full’ of excitement as they prepare for a season watching Sean Dyche’s men take on the Premier League’s biggest names.

Burnley what's on

High hopes as metal heroes I.C.O.N. sign to new label (link) 2:33pm Thu 10 Jul 14

BURNLEY metal band I.C.O.N. have signed to Burning Halo Records — independent specialists intent on releasing…

Musical: The High Life to play at Oswaldtwistle Civic Theatre (link) 3:04pm Tue 17 Jun 14

YOUNG theatre enthusiasts are heading back to school after hours next week in their latest musical production.

Echoing to the sound of Simon and Garfunkel with Burnley gig (link) 2:35pm Thu 15 May 14

A SHOW which was 18 months in the planning is heading to Burnley Mechanics on Saturday and one of its stars…

The Clone Roses make their way to Burnley (link) 10:49am Thu 8 May 14

THE sound of two of the biggest bands of the Nineties will be coming to Burnley Mechanics next week.

The Hoax are back to headline Burnley Rock and Blues Festival (link) 12:00pm Thu 1 May 14

IN the 1990s, The Hoax were officially the best Blues band in Britain – taking the coveted award five years in a…

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