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Pendle

Keith Robinson, 69, was crossing Albert Road, close to Colne Muni,

UPDATE: Pensioner who was killed in Colne hit-and-run is named

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Nelson's Manor Care Home

Care home criticised after two quick-fire inspections left it being judged requiring improvement

PROTEST: Sue Nike at the site where the houses will be built

Controversial plans to build 500 new homes given green light despite outrage from hundreds of residents

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Man threatens to jump from multi-storey car park

Man threatens to jump from multi-storey car park

How the propsed development will look

Hope for villagers as 500-home plan rejected by councillors

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The incident is being treated as a suspected arson

Police searching for men after suspected arson at diner

Football club given support after burger burglars strike

Lesley Chronnell will work with community groups and businesses in Pendle

Civil servant to help business to help others

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Runners backing for memorial race

Runners backing for memorial race

New bazaar to open in Nelson

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Owner reunited with stolen pug

Owner reunited with stolen pug

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Anekin Lucas Maximus McBeth, six, who attends Park Primary School, Colne

Star Wars-mad dad gave son Jedi-themed name

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MP gives stamp of approval to posties

MP gives stamp of approval to posties

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KILLED: Alice Cross

Colne-based musician's new album a tribute to murdered teen Alice Cross

TARGETED: Christ Church School, Colne

Children ‘very distressed’ after ‘disgusting’ and ‘selfish’ burglars cause thousands of pounds of damage

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The attack happened in Hendon Road, Nelson

GRAPHIC CONTENT: Attacker branded 'scum' after dog violently punched and kicked in street

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The Arches, in Knotts Lane, Colne

THE ARCHES: £3m affordable homes scheme finally ready

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Burglar who broke into his dealer’s home to steal drugs jailed for five months

Burglar who broke into his dealer’s home to steal drugs jailed for five months

TRAGEDY: Fire investigators and police at the house in Cleveland Street, Colne

UPDATE: Man found dead after extinguished fire found in home

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Pensioner targeted in distraction theft scam following elderly person's lunch

Pensioner targeted in distraction theft scam following elderly persons' lunch

Town hall reserves will be down to only £3-4million by next year

Bin collections, street cleaning and swimming pools face axe as council looks to make £4.7m savings

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ON YOUR BIKE: The second stage of the Tour of Britain  race proved to be a huge  success when it swept through the Ribble Valley and Pendle

£2m rolls into East Lancashire thanks to Tour of Britain stage

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INSPECTION: Safety testing of gravestones at Colne Cemetery will start next year

Controversial ‘topple’ safety testing of gravestones at cemetery to start next year

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SUPERB: Terry Hall from Nelson won the Junior Solo up-to-18 class at the annual Luther Greenwood Festival

East Lancashire drama student handed three awards at annual music festival

Canisters similar to those found

Suspected 'legal high' gas canisters found at picnic site

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

PRIZE: Carly Nuttall who was awarded The Grimshaw Shield

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

CRITICISM: Ghausia school

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

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

Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson celebrates work of special needs school

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WRECKED: Damaged goods from the fire

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

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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

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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

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

Four stores and giant bazaar set to transform town centre

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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

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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

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Green Chimney, Colne

Cafe bosses slam 'ridiculous' zero star food hygiene rating

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FLASHBACK: West Craven High School pupils celebrate their GCSE success in August

Pendle school ponders converting to academy status

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PROJECT: From left, back row: Lynne Blackburn, from Participation Works and Brierfield In Action; Ian Adlington, head teacher; Claire Ferguson, head of computing. Front row: Mancy Mariyathan, Lois Myles-Hargraves, Zainab Naz and Amaika Naeem

Nelson pupils release book to honour Indian troops in First World War

MISSING: Young man missing since Hallowe'en

MISSING: Young man missing since Hallowe'en

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Around 26 people lost their jobs at the shop

Barrowford no closer to having post office - nine months after last one closed...

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SCENE: Police officers in the area where the attack took place

UPDATE: Men bailed after four hospitalised in early hours stabbing

BACK: Customer focus manager Luke Allwood and manager Quammer Iqbal at the re-opened Pendle Wavelengths

Pendle Wavelengths reopens two months after fire

Plans to offer free wi-fi for businesses and residents to be shelved

Plans to offer free wi-fi for businesses and residents to be shelved

PARTY: Youngsters with their pumpkin lanterns

No traffic problems expected as thousands of visitors gather on Pendle Hill

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A German shepherd dog

Walker attacked by farmer’s German shepherd dogs ‘running wild’

LOTT OF CASH: Pendle Hill is to receive £2m in Heritage Lottery funding

PENDLE THRILL: Spook-tacular Hallowe’en as iconic witch site wins £2million tourist bonanza

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VALUE: Pendle was joint sixth most affordable rural area, average house price being £131,542

Pendle one of the most affordable rural places to buy a house in the UK

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The North-West Air Ambulance helicopter was called into action

UPDATE: Man's foot blown off after gas canister explodes at industrial unit

INVESTIGATION: Police officers at the stables in Old Stone Trough Lane, Kelbrook

Death still a mystery after woman's body found in stable

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