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Burnley

The Victoria

Landmark former pub looks set to be transformed into nursery

DRAMATIC RAID: The Santander bank on Briercliffe Road, Burnley

UPDATE: Masked raiders hit security guards with hammer in 'vicious' armed robbery

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UPDATE: Police release statement about missing teenager

UPDATE: Police release statement about missing teenager

STRUCK: Joey Barton is hit by a Coke bottle at Turf Moor

Burnley praised by Joey Barton over Turf Moor bottle incident

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DEVELOPMENT: Land off Accrington Road, back to Venice Street, will be the site of 81 new homes

New homes to be built on eyesore site which has been frequent stopping-off point for travellers

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Daniel Rushworth

POLICE APPEAL: Burnley teen missing from home

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SCENE: Thompson Park

UPDATE: Mum robbed from behind as she takes kids for walk in park

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Burnley man fined for destroying ashtray and telephone

Burnley man fined for destroying ashtray and telephone

SOCKING IT TO THEM: The 10-piece Soul Convicts will round off the entertaining evening

One of the biggest dinners in East Lancashire this year to raise funds for Pendleside Hospice

GOT YOUR NUMBER: Louise Westall is the star of a new TV advertisement for tombola.co.uk

Bingo-mad player from Burnley stars in new Tombola TV ad

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TOGETHER: The Unitarian church in Rawtenstall is about to carry out same-sex marriage services

Same-sex weddings now allowed at church

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Taxidermist faces charges over dealing in endangered species - including leopards and sperm whale’s teeth

Taxidermist faces charges over dealing in endangered species - including leopards and sperm whale’s teeth

BATTLE: Burnley MP Julie Cooper has stepped up her fight to keep the fracture clinic in Burnley

Burnley MP in bid to protect town’s fracture clinic

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Jobs hope as three firms sign up for land on Burnley industrial estate

Jobs hope as three firms sign up for land on Burnley industrial estate

TARGET: The Premier Store

UPDATE: Raider steals £300 in pillow case after threatening supermarket worker with knife

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NO RESPECT: Football cones left in the toilet at Fennyfold playing fields changing rooms

Foul play as football clubs hit by break-ins

REVAMP: Scaffolding goes up on Gawthorpe Hall, Padiham, as part of renovation work

Historic Gawthorpe Hall refurbishment ‘to preserve it for years’

Pair accused of attempting to rob man and threatening to kill him

Pair accused of attempting to rob man and threatening to kill him

Burnley man made phoney support allowance claim

Burnley man made phoney support allowance claim

Rumel Miah

Wanted ‘hammer attack’ man still being hunted by police

Teenagers suspected over charity arson in Burnley

Teenagers suspected over charity arson in Burnley

GRUDGE: The court heard Wayne Bradbury, above, attacked Andrew Hayes over ‘bad blood’

Homeless man jailed for killing 'gentle soul' with one punch in ‘unprovoked and cowardly’ attack

The Cattle Market, Burnley

Landmark Burnley pub put up for sale after closing down

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Bradford Crown Court

JAILED: Drunk man abducted children and abandoned them after crashing car

Investigation launched into arson attacks

Investigation launched into arson attacks

Burst pipe leaves many homes without water

UPDATE: Burst pipe leaves many homes without water

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CAUSING OFFENCE: The police Facebook posting which appealed for people to stop giving money to beggars in Burnley town centre

Police forced to apologise on Facebook after ‘disgusting’ and ‘worrying’ homeless post

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FLIGHT FANTASTIC: Dexter

Lancashire teenager named number one scooter rider in the country

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DRAMA: Stockbridge Road, Padiham, where three men forced their way into a house

Three men threaten women at knifepoint after forcing their way into house and demanding cash

Officers said con men have been cold calling residents pretending to be from the Government Grants Office

BE ALERT: Police issue warning after phone money scam reported

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The men were thought to have hidden in woodland or the Leeds Liverpool Canal

UPDATE: Police launch manhunt after armed raiders break into elderly woman’s house

JAIL WARNING: Callum Jim Francis Gray has been told he faces prison

Teen driving while drunk and high on drugs admits causing death of girl on her 17th birthday

Harrison must sign the Sex Offender Register for ten years

Father of four who had “dirty pictures” of unsuspecting women caught out when he had his computer repaired

The previous permanent GP left in September 2013

Support promised for medical centre with one GP and 3,500 patients

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Amanda Whittaker and Emma Fleming

Organisers amazed as 2,000 soak up atmosphere at major Burnley festival

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Sarah Critchley, 34, pleaded guilty to defrauding UK Educational Furniture out of £7,487

Woman admits £13,300 fraud on number of Lancashire furniture companies

NEW PLAN: Pensioners could get free health checks, once they reach 75

Free health MOTs for over-75s

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JAILED: Shaun Wilkinson

JAILED: Man made 15-year-old girl pregnant after having sex in her mum's bed

Jurors were discharged on the second day of a Burnley Crown Court trial for legal reasons

Sex offence trial of former Burnley high school teacher adjourned until next year

SCHEME: Brierfield Mill

Mill earmarked for £2.5million leisure hub transformation

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FLASHBACK: The Darwen Tower mascot in last year’s Darwen Gala procession

Burnley Food festival to showcase the region’s best produce

SCENE: St Matthew’s Street, Burnley, where the attack happened

Convicted sex offender pinched pregnant woman’s bum in street while she walked with 16-month old son

Robbie Williamson

National Grid charged with alleged health and safety offence after boy's canal death

Thompson Park, Burnley

Lottery project costing £1.16m aims to restore park buildings and structures

Burnley town hall

Council jobs to be ‘privatised’ in £37m deal

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ALL READY:  Christina Cope, from Pendleside Hospice and her dog Lily, with Alan Simpson

Scores ready for Gail Simpson's Pendleside Hospice pub to pub walk

Turf Moor

Help on offer to study at Burnley football business college

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CASHING IN: John, right, and Lauren, third left, Fallows, present a cheque to Pendleside Hospice’s Christine Cope, left, along with Lucy Birch and Alan Simpson

Burnley casino night chips in with glitzy £4,850

St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School in Holcombe Drive is one of 100 organisations receiving National Lottery funding

School to benefit from £10,000 arts windfall

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GONE: The former Burnley Grammar School and later Habergham and Hameldon High School building in Byron Street is now a pile of rubble

New multi-million-pound campus a step closer to being built after school demolished

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