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Burnley, Pendle, Rossendale

MASTER MARINER: Christopher Alan Preston spent more than 40 years working in the shipping industry

Tributes paid to ‘devoted family man’ who died after accident on school car park

The proposed increases in fees and charges will be discussed by Burnley Council’s executive committee

Bad news for drivers as parking ticket fines set to rise

LINK: Health and wellbeing Manager, Abby Turner, with George Boyd – the latest Clarets player to back award winning Burnley FC in the Community

Tireless Burnley winger George Boyd takes on role in fitness scheme

Sebastian Richards and Erin McEwan in the Tempest

Celebration of literary greatness brings standing ovation for superb performances

SENT DOWN: John Andrew Lewis has been jailed

JAILED: Jealous man stole ex-partner’s Staffordshire bull terrier just days after being released from prison

LAST LEG: Women at the start of the 2015 Race For Life in Towneley Park, Burnley

LAST LEG: Race for Life Burnley cancelled after failing to attract enough participants

MISSION: Barry Kilby, who is raising awareness of prostate cancer after his battle with the condition, at his beloved Turf Moor

Former Burnley chairman championing efforts to raise awareness of prostate cancer

PRIZE: Carly Nuttall who was awarded The Grimshaw Shield

East Lancashire school’s GCSE results ‘some of its best ever’

POPULAR: Sky Sports Living for Sport mentor Charlotte Hartley with girls from Holy Cross Catholic High School

Burnley-born England hockey player talks bullying with local pupils

Joey Barton

Don't bomb Islamic State, insists Burnley midfielder Joey Barton

STAR: Tom Cooper and his family meet Michael Carrick

Terminally-ill Burnley man fulfils dying wish to meet Manchester United squad

Right lane closed on A56 Bypass

Overturned car causes delays on A56 Haslingden Bypass

BLIGHT:The Empire Theatre in Burnley has been shut since 1995

Burnley Empire Theatre campaigners told repairs bill could reach £20m

LIGHT UP: The scene in Burnley

IN PICTURES: Hundreds enjoy Christmas lights switch-on in Burnley

CONCERN: Bramble Place, Ramsbottom, residents, Roy Tylsley, Tom Hawksworth, Elaine and Martin Brimelow

Frustrated residents desperate to see private road repaired after EIGHT months

CRITICISM: Ghausia school

SLAMMED: Islamic private school given lowest-possible rating from Ofsted

The firm has entered administration

End of an era as print firm collapses after more than 100 years in business

CASH: From left, CEO of Burnley Leisure Gerard Vinton, Burnley Leisure’s project activator Andrea Pilling, Alicia Foley and Derek Kettlewell from the Calico

New project to encourage ladies to get active nets £164,000

BRIGHT FUTURE: Andrew Stephenson, right, with staff at The Alternative School

Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson celebrates work of special needs school

COMPETITION: Contestants in the Shell Eco Marathon to design and build ultra-energy-efficient vehicles and see how far they can travel on a litre of fuel

Burnley students on track for win in ‘eco car’ competition

WRECKED: Damaged goods from the fire

UPDATE: Fire causes £20,000 of damage at terraced house

Adam Rickwood

Custody restraint ‘much better’ following death of Burnley teenager

SCENE: Manchester Road in Haslingden where the girl was hit by two cars

UPDATE: Teenage girl fighting for her life after being hit by two cars on ‘dangerous road crossing’

TRAGEDY: The car park of St Joseph’s RC Primary School, Barnoldswick, where the incident happened

UPDATE: Man dies after being hit by car in school car park

ROLE: Brendan Conboy, new associate head at Thomas Whitam Sixth Form, Burnley Campus, Burnley

New Thomas Whitham headteacher says it’s his job to 'make himself redundant'

PRAISE: Former Burnley star Danny Ings’ Disability Project was highly commended at the awards night

University College of Football Business in Burnley scoops top prize

TIPPLE: James tries his wine

Burnley cricket hero James Anderson turns his hand to producing wine

Tributes paid to Shane Maughan, 20, who died in Burnley collision

Tributes paid to Shane Maughan, 20, who died in Burnley collision

Woman and children 'left terrified' by robbers who demanded gold in their own home

Woman and children 'left terrified' by robbers who demanded gold in their own home

LIGHTS: Charlie Cocker, two, and Maria Town, from Colne, in the lantern-making workshop. Below, Mia Dowling and, bottom, Scarlet Maxfield

Traders dress up to add Yuletide spirit to parade of lanterns in Barnoldswick

REVIVAL: Eileen Ansar with fellow traders Razwana Zaroof and Gemma Houghton

Four stores and giant bazaar set to transform town centre

Missing Burnley man Michael Walker, 64

Missing dementia sufferer, 64, found safe

PARIS TERROR: Former E Lancs footballer caught up in attacks

UPDATE: Former Burnley footballer caught up in Paris terror attacks

Burnley Crown Court

Spurned man attacked love rival with fishing equipment after finding out wife had been having affair during caravan holiday

Firefighters tackle car on fire on Kirkstone Pass

Firefighters tackle car on fire on Kirkstone Pass

JAILED: Samantha Dicicco

JAILED: Receptionist who rifled through residents’ mail stole more than £6,000

DRAMATIC: The stunning South Ribble war memorial created by steel design and fabricators, DP Structures, based at Dale Mill, Nelson

Stunning new war memorial officially unveiled on Armistice Day

MISSED: Ray Ryland

Dedicated co-founder of Sunday league and well-known referee dies - aged 68

DISPUTE: Paul Simpson had homemade petrol bombs

PETROL BOMBER: Six years in jail for attacker who terrified couple and children with ‘Molotov cocktail’

TRANSFORMED: The Tim Bobbin which is more than 300 years old

PUB OF THE WEEK: The Tim Bobbin, Burnley

ADVICE: The launch the Danny Ings Disability Project at Ridgewood Community High School, Burnley. last year

Former Burnley striker Danny Ings' project shortlisted for award

TREATMENT: Victoria in a ‘cold cap’

Ramsbttom-born BBC presenter felt “low and disconsolate” after chemotherapy

PAMPHLET: Poet Camille Ralphs on Pendle Hill

Poems give a voice to ‘scapegoat’ Pendle witches

CHEQUE: Walk organiser Grahame Trudgill, David Miller, hospice fundraising manager Christina Cope, Rotary Club president Kevin Martin, hospice chief Helen McVey and Paul Trudgill

Pendle Pub Walk set to break the £50,000 barrier

Boohoo has recently completed a massive warehouse extension

Fashion giant Boohoo all set for expansion in Burnley

TRAGIC: The scene of the crash in Burnley’s Manchester Road

Driver, 20, killed after head-on collision with taxi named by police

Green Chimney, Colne

Cafe bosses slam 'ridiculous' zero star food hygiene rating

The former Walkabout bar

WALKABOUT: Prime town centre venue set to re-open as student bar and nightclub

CHILLING: The masked man carrying the rounders bat

WANTED: Police still hunting man over attempted robbery with rounders bat

Woman and child evacuated from flat after electrical box smokes

Woman and child evacuated from flat after electrical box gives off smoke

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