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Drunk Burnley fan arrested after swearing in front of woman and small child

Lancashire Telegraph: Groundwork this year at Turf Moor – and in previous years – will stand the Clarets in good stead

1:32pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A DRUNKEN man arrested before a match at Turf Moor had sworn in front of a woman and small child, a court heard.

Burnley woman hanged herself after losing job and splitting with partner

Lancashire Telegraph: Police hunt man suspected of raping woman in her 20s

6:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A BURNLEY woman hanged herself after ‘a number of significant knocks’ in the last weeks of her life, an inquest heard.

Power cut affecting Burnley homes

Lancashire Telegraph: power cut switching off a fuse box

9:20am Wednesday 17th September 2014

RESIDENTS in Burnley are reporting being without electricity this morning.

Fifty properties to be constructed on overgrown Burnley site

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:03pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A NEW ‘affordable’ housing estate could be about to take shape on the banks of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal behind a Burnley college complex.

Burnley ‘attack dog’ woman told to get alcohol-related help

Lancashire Telegraph: Police warning after thefts in car parks

1:45pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A DRUNK whose dog savaged a police officer was told by a judge to see her GP after she was back in court for another alcohol-fuelled offence.

Big light goes back on at Towneley Hall

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:35pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

AN ornate chandelier has been returned to take pride of place in the Great Hall at Towneley Hall – after it had a little accident.

Council denies travellers sites will halt Burnley regeneration work

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:36pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

COUNCIL bosses have denied claims that regeneration work in Burnley could grind to a halt over controversial potential sites for travellers.

Burnley couple escape house blaze with pet dogs

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:40pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A COUPLE and their two bull terriers had to escape their home when a fire started in the kitchen.

Burnley builder confesses to WW1 medals theft

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:55am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A BUILDER is facing jail after confessing to stealing three First World War medals which were presented to an East Lancashire soldier.

Police appeal after Burnley teen 'abused' at bus stop

Lancashire Telegraph: Police warning after thefts in car parks

1:21pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A SIXTEEN-year-old girl was left shaken after men in two cars became abusive after offering her a lift in Burnley.

21-year-old attacked on Burnley dancefloor

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:50am Monday 15th September 2014

A 21-year-old was allegedly punched, kicked and stamped on by two men in what police said was an unprovoked attack on a nightclub dancefloor.

Burnley centre offers job advice and skills courses

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:44pm Monday 15th September 2014

WITH unemployment a major problem in the UK, centres like The Switch in Burnley have seen a huge demand for their services.

Burnley animal fun day raises £1,500 for charity

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:43pm Monday 15th September 2014

AN animal- themed fun day attracted hundreds of people and raised more than £1,500.

Delight as salmon found in Burnley river

Lancashire Telegraph: ‘Salmon industry at risk’

11:50am Sunday 14th September 2014

SALMON have been found in a stretch of the River Calder near Burnley for the first time in almost 55 years.

Inquest opens after Burnley car park fall

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:20am Sunday 14th September 2014

A CCTV operator raised the alarm when they spotted a man on the top floor of a town centre car park.

Campaigners angry over Burnley train station delay

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

CAMPAIGNERS have banded together to demand answers over why Burnley’s flagship new railway station has apparently been standing idle for nearly three months.

Sadness as cancer kills 49-year-old Burnley teacher

Lancashire Telegraph: The Royal Blackburn Hospital

9:34am Friday 12th September 2014

A DEVOTED teacher who dedicated her life to St Mary’s RC Primary School in Burnley has died, aged 49, of pancreatic cancer.

Burnley dad-of-four left wife with bust lip

Lancashire Telegraph: Police warning after thefts in car parks

3:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

A DRUNKEN father-of-four who attacked his wife after coming home in the early hours left her with a bust lip, a court heard.

Man who fell to death from Burnley multi-storey car park named

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:49am Thursday 11th September 2014

A MAN who died after falling more than 50ft from a multi-storey car park in Burnley town centre has been named.

Burnley couple ‘lucky to be alive’ after Turkey holiday crash

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:22am Thursday 11th September 2014

A BURNLEY couple were seriously injured in a car crash as they travelled from the airport to their holiday apartment in Turkey.

Former Burnley nighclub could become college accommodation

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:55am Thursday 11th September 2014

THE former ‘Koko’s’ complex is the latest Burnley venue to be suggested as a candidate to house the town’s booming student population.

Burnley man's home is shrine to scooters

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:49am Thursday 11th September 2014

SCOOTERS are an obsession for Terry Burns.

Strictly-style fitness workout at Burnley Leisure

Lancashire Telegraph: Dancer Natalie Lowe is teaching Melanie and Gordon - who he says has "a good hip action".

12:50pm Thursday 11th September 2014

STRICTLY is not only back on our TV screens this autumn, Burnley Leisure is also going mad for dance as a new fitness class arrives in town.

Burnley man bailed on rape allegations

Lancashire Telegraph: Alice Schofield, 49, and Mark Schofield, 40, from Devoke Avenue in Clinkham Wood, each face five charges.

12:45pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A 47-year-old man appeared before Burnley magistrates, accused of raping a female under 16 and four allegations of indecent assault on a girl under 16.

UPDATE: Man in Burnley car park death plunge

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:00am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A MAN died after falling more than 50ft from a multi-storey car park in Burnley town centre.

VIDEO: Clarets stars swap Turf Moor for Costa Coffee

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:58pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

TWO coffee loving Clarets went ‘on loan’ as baristas to raise money for charity.

Burnley football campus training students to officiate at highest level

Lancashire Telegraph: File photo dated 19/06/2014 of Referee Carlos Velasco Carballo spray's vanishing spray before a free kick. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Wednesday July 30, 2014. Referees in Premier League matches next season will use the vanishing spray that c

1:54pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

STUDENTS at Burnley’s dedicated football university can now combine their studies with training to become a referee.

Worsthorne and Cliviger villagers angry at proposed housing

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:15pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

THERE was standing room only at a public meeting as scores of residents aired their views about proposed new housing developments in Worsthorne and Cliviger.

Event showcases Burnley’s historical links to textile industry past at impressive hall

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:50pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A FOUR-day free festival celebrating the heritage of the Burnley area begins tomorrow.

‘Use your market hall or lose it’, Burnley residents told

Lancashire Telegraph: Burnley Market Hall

1:10pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

BURNLEY'S Market Hall could be under threat after residents were warned to ‘use it or lose it’.

Burnley hoax callers slammed by fire chiefs

Lancashire Telegraph: Emergency services call-handlers say hoax calls are commonplace, especially during the school holidays

6:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

HOAXERS who sparked an alert claiming there was a fire at Burnley General Hospital have been slammed for putting lives at risk.

Clarets boss Sean Dyche immortalised in song by supporters

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:09am Tuesday 9th September 2014

CLARETS boss Sean Dyche has been immortalised in song by four supporters to honour his achievement in securing prom-otion last season.

Inquiry into Burnley shed blaze

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:31pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

AN investigation is under way into a suspected arson attack on an outbuilding behind a home in Burnley which was reported to firefighters.

Burnley residents urged to make use of market hall

Lancashire Telegraph: Burnley Market Hall

1:10pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

BURNLEY Council is pleading with residents to make the most of the town’s market hall.

Reminder for Burnley voters to register

Lancashire Telegraph: Ealing defends delay in declaring poll results

1:10pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

BURNLEY Council is sending out reminders to people who need to register again to be on the electoral roll.

Security lights to combat nuisances in Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:05pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

SECURITY lighting is set to be installed at a sheltered housing scheme in Burnley in a bid to combat anti-social behaviour.

Brain injured man attacked by alcoholic at Burnley bus stop

Lancashire Telegraph: Police warning after thefts in car parks

11:32am Monday 8th September 2014

AN alcoholic who launched a brutal and unprovoked street attack on a vulnerable brain injured man could have killed him, a court heard.

Syria humanitarian open day to be held in Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:50pm Monday 8th September 2014

AN OPEN day on the humanitarian crisis in Syria is taking place in Burnley tomorrow night.

Investigation underway after suspected arson attack in Burnley

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:04am Monday 8th September 2014

AN investigation is underway into a suspected arson attack on an outbuilding behind a home in Burnley which was reported to firefighters just after midnight.

White Recycling named official sponsors of Burnley FC

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:10pm Monday 8th September 2014

WHITE Recycling has become official sponsors of Burnley FC.

Padiham fridge insulator firm to double in size

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:40pm Monday 8th September 2014

A FAST-growing Padiham business has announced plans to double in size after borrowing £200,000.

Poorly children in Burnley Urgent Care Centre benefit from donations

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:35pm Monday 8th September 2014

A DONATION of new toys from a hospital friends' group will be just the tonic for children visiting Burnley's Urgent Care Centre.

East Lancs Britain’s Got Talent star in thank-you gig

Lancashire Telegraph: An Evening With Andrew Derbyshire

1:30pm Monday 8th September 2014

BRITAIN’S Got Talent singer Andrew Derbyshire will perform in his home town with members of Burnley’s Basics Junior Theatre School this weekend.

Cliviger and Worsthorne housing plans are ‘speculation’

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:10pm Monday 8th September 2014

A BOROUGH councillor has stressed that ‘plans’ for 200 new homes in Cliviger and Worsthorne, after several sites were earmarked as part of Local Plan consultations, are still ‘purely speculative’.

New painting to be unveiled at Burnley's Towneley Hall

Lancashire Telegraph: Towneley Hall is set for changes

4:30pm Saturday 6th September 2014

SOME of the creatures, great and small, which make people ‘go wild’ over the River Calder, have been immortalised in a new artwork for Towneley Hall.

Burnley kitchen blaze tackled by fire crew

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:00am Saturday 6th September 2014

FIRE crews were called to a house in Burnley after a serious blaze broke out in the kitchen.

Vulnerable East Lancs OAP left in 'constant tears' after woman she trusted stole cash from her purse

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:00am Friday 5th September 2014

AN 87-year-old has told how she was left in constant tears and sad after a woman, who she believed was a friend, stole £190 from her.

Meat feast could have caused Burnley garage blaze

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:12am Friday 5th September 2014

FIRE crews spent three hours putting out a blaze at a car repairs garage in Burnley.

East Lancs woman died after severe chest infection

Lancashire Telegraph: The Royal Blackburn Hospital

9:45am Friday 5th September 2014

A 39-YEAR-OLD woman from Padiham died after suffering from a severe chest infection, a coroner’s court has heard.

Funeral of former Burnley headteacher

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

THE funeral of a former Burnley headteacher will take place next Thursday.


Burnley what's on

High hopes as metal heroes I.C.O.N. sign to new label (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 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)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 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)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 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)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 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)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 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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