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Pendle

Tyler Twist, Jack Bradley and Benjamin Allott

Barnoldswick’s Golden Mile takes over Town Square

SMILES: Carol with her medal

Mum who weighed 20 stone completes first triathlon after losing nearly quarter of her bodyweight

SNARL-UP: Solid traffic along North Valley Road, Colne, which can cause great delays. Now the county council has pledged a long-term solution

NO BYPASS: Council bosses promise alternative solution to East Lancs traffic jams

Rolls-Royce reports dip in profits

Rolls-Royce reports dip in profits

Joshua McConachie was first told about websites containing indecent images of children when he was just 17

Teenager found with 210 child sexual abuse videos and 800 still images

The aftermath of the attempted robbery

VIDEO: Watch bungling raiders use stolen dumper truck in failed attempt to steal cash machine

CHALLENGE: An artist’s impression of how the BMX track – beside the Steven Burke cycling hub in Nelson – would look

Ambitious proposals unveiled to create £130,000 BMX facility

Police sealed off the scene after the smash

Thieves use dumper in attempt to steal convenience store cash machine

CATCH OF THE DAY: Lee Holt with his award

FRYING HIGH: Fish and chip shop scoops national honour

GUTTED: Owner Shelley Taylor outside her shop, The Emporium, on Scotland Road, Nelson, which has been targeted by thieves three times

Triple break-in agony for owners as £1,000 stock goes two weeks after opening

LONG GONE: The former Herders Inn was a popular meeting point

Once popular pub could be turned into houses

SOS: The air ambulance lands at Colne Cricket Club before medics go to treat the man

UPDATE: Man airlifted to hospital after falling 25 feet from ladder while working on roof

SHOCK: Caretaker Colin Cowgill shows the damage at the Victory Centre in Nelson earlier this year

Caretaker finds broken CCTV cameras and glass after wrecking spree by retail centre raiders

VALUABLE WORK: Pendle Dogs In Need is appealing for more potential owners to come forward

Pendle Dogs in Need looking for foster homes for abandoned dogs

PA file photo dated 15/10/2004 of new houses under construction earlier summer 2004. Tens of thousands more people would be helped on to the housing ladder under plans unveiled by the Liberal Democrats Thursday February 24, 2005. The Lib Dems want to buil

Housing plan for Pendle countryside unveiled

INNOVATION: Head teacher Julie Burnside outside Pendle Primary Academy in Brierfield which has had 360-degree CCTV fitted

School plagued by vandalism and anti-social behaviour wins national award for fighting back

Tariq Ali Hussain, 43, was served with an enforcement notice at 33 Church Street, Colne

Shopkeeper fined for failing to remove uPVC shopfront

Plans from Persimmon Homes to build 182 houses were passed at Colne & District committee

Epic 15-year battle to build homes ends with approval for scheme

Roo the chihuahua

VIDEO: Meet the chihuahua who was born with no front legs - and hops around like a kangaroo

PEERLESS: Stormy skies across Pendle Hill and surrounding countryside

Spooky translations aim to boost Pendle Hill tourism

FUN AHEAD: Coun Nawaz Ahmed with youngsters at the new play area in Cliffe Street, Nelson

Row of demolished houses gives way to new play area for children

Man dies after taking suspected ecstasy pills from a bad batch

Man dies after taking suspected ecstasy pills from a bad batch

The event forms part of Royal Mail’s wider campaign to reduce the number of dog attacks on postal workers

Dog attack campaign to protect our posties

Andrew Titley

WHO DID THIS? Man with heart problems savagely beaten in attacks on 2 nights in a row

Scott Marsh’s mobile phone revealed a series of text conversations between the 22-year-old and the youngster

Man caught in bed with 14-year-old ‘didn’t know girl was underage’

Insurance companies pay for the unique skills of Portuguese expert to help repair vehicles

Insurance companies pay for the unique skills of Portuguese expert to help repair vehicles

RIDING HIGH: Nelson and Colne College staff take part in the annual health and wellbeing challenge

Nelson and Colne College staff get on their bikes for marathon cycle challenge

JOURNEY: The New Horizons spaceship heads for the unknown

Lancashire scientist works on Nasa mission gathering data from far-flung planet

Police issue warning over roof repair scam

Police issue warning over roof repair scam

METICULOUS: The children have great fun as they make the bicycle shape on the playing field

TOUR OF BRITAIN: School’s ‘human bicycle’ tribute to Tour riders

VISION: An artist’s impression of how the entrance to the proposed site in Barrowford will look

Residents oppose new 500-home plan

IN CARE: One of the dogs being looked after a brindle Staffordshire Bull Terrier. Picture: Cas at flyin’ dog photography

New HQ for Pendle dogs’ rehoming charity

Gothard, of Chatham Street, Nelson, pleaded guilty to racially aggravated threatening behaviour

Man to be sentenced for racist attack on motorist

SPONSOR: From left, Hannah Wilson, Georgia Ashworth, Rhiannon Gornall and Ephraim Ashworth. Back row, from left, society secretary Tracey Ashworth, chief exec Rob Pheasey, Chris Doyle and Sam Bradley

Cyclists gear up for grand prix bike race through Colne

Barrowford Primary School

School which banned teachers from raising their voices hits back at 'unfair' headlines

CLOSE SHAVE: Colne Water where Brandon Tither got into trouble

'Heroic' dog walker saves eight-year-old boy from drowning in river

The report comes just months before the school is due to come under the control of the Pendle Education Trust

'Inadequate’ school praised in final Ofsted inspection before academy conversion

SITE: Fleece toilets

Big relief for village as loos are saved

Trainee midwife dies days before son’s first birthday after sending 'love you' message to friend

Student midwife dies just days before son’s first birthday after sending 'love you' message to friend

More than 9,000 customers lost electricity in the area on Monday

Residents still facing power cuts after underground cable fault

BATTLING: Students have taken part in a Boat Race Challenge as part of a link-up with Nelson and Colne College

Pendle ‘boat race’ pupils eye bright future

Aman was apprehended that afternoon in Walverden Park

Armed police arrest robbery suspect with BB gun in town centre

Andrew Stephenson

Pendle MP welcomes new housing stats in the borough

A DANGEROUS GAME: Surfing down stairs, while an internet trend as this image shows, should be avoided according to police

WIPEOUT: Man suffers broken ankle after 'surfing' down stairs on ironing board

NEW JOB: Ian Adlington at Marsden Heights Community College, Brierfield

New secondary school headteacher ‘thrilled’ to be taking over role

Golf day raises £1,500

Golf day raises £1,500

DRAMA: Police and fire fighters attend the scene of what is believed to be an arson attack

Man arrested on suspicion of arson after house gutted by fire

BREAKING: Man arrested after arson attack

UPDATED: Man arrested after arson attack

MP calls for honours

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