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Young Pendle Tory wins ‘Conservative Party Oscar’

Lancashire Telegraph: Lyle Davy, 18, wins Barnoldswick's Coates ward for the Conservatives

12:10pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

BARNOLDSWICK councillor Lyle Davy has won a national award at a ceremony dubbed ‘the Conservative Oscars’ for his election win in Coates ward in May this year.

Battle of Arnhem hero earns Barnoldswick’s appreciation

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:56pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

A VETERAN of the Battle of Arnhem who also survived banishment to Siberia has been honoured by town councillors in Barnoldswick.

State-of-the-art facilities make a big impression at Barnoldswick school

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:03pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

THE new £11million Barnoldswick school has brought an ‘education revolution’ to Barnoldswick, Earby and its surrounding villages.

Barnoldswick running for ‘best high street’ in national award

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:44am Friday 19th September 2014

BARNOLDSWICK is in the running to be named one of the country’s best towns, in the Great British High Street Awards.

Barnoldswick school has expansion plans

Lancashire Telegraph: Image for DNA Builders

8:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

A CATHOLIC primary school in West Craven has submitted plans to build extra classrooms.

Cannabis and drink complaints lead to new Barnoldswick police patrols

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:10pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A COMMUNITY garden where groups of young men have been seen drinking and smoking cannabis is being patrolled by police after residents and councillors raised concerns.

Barnoldswick town centre sand attraction hailed a success

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:10pm Monday 8th September 2014

AN inland beach which has attracted around 10,000 people has been hailed a huge success.

Police hunt fare dodger who attacked Barnoldswick train conductor

Lancashire Telegraph:

7:30pm Saturday 6th September 2014

POLICE are hunting a fare dodger who attacked a train conductor from Barnoldswick.

Former Barnoldswick soldier on the run to aid blind veterans

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:43pm Friday 5th September 2014

AN ex-soldier is preparing for a half-marathon to help a charity for blind veterans.

Man breaks arm after rush-hour car and scooter crash

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:58pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A MAN was airlifted to hospital after a collision between a scooter and a Ford Ka in Colne Road, near the Old Stone Trough at Barnoldswick.

First World War book compiled using letters from Barnoldswick soldier

Lancashire Telegraph: There will be a display of First World War memorabilia at Breinton Village Hall on Sunday.

3:30pm Monday 25th August 2014

A BOOK exploring the social life of soldiers on the front line in the First World War has been compiled through letters written by a former Barnoldswick man.

Hunt for owner of mystery pet that sleeps on Barnoldswick 'beach'

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

AN appeal has been made to find the owner of a black cat found living on a 'beach' in Barnoldswick town centre.

East Lancs brother hopes to raise cash at cricket match as thank-you to donor trust

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:20pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

THE brother of an ex-Barnoldswick cricketer has organised a charity cricket tournament to raise money for the trust that has enabled his brother to have two stem cell transplants.

Attack on tyres

Lancashire Telegraph: Image for Dragon Tyres

11:44am Friday 1st August 2014

TYRES were punctured in two separate incidents of criminal damage to vehicles in West Craven.

Care home passes quality inspection

Lancashire Telegraph: Care Quality Commission

11:42am Friday 1st August 2014

ST Andrew’s House care home in Rainhall Road, Barnoldswick, has met all the standards in a recent Care Quality commission inspection.

Pendle protesters’ joy after homes plan refused

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:50pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

PLANS to build 29 homes on land off Long Ing Lane in Barnoldswick have suffered a severe blow after a scheme was rejected for the second time.

Inland Pendle summer attraction hit by closures confusion

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:34pm Friday 25th July 2014

A POPULAR event in Barnoldswick that attracts thousands of visitors has been thrown into doubt in a row over road closures.

Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson in pledge to fight for jobs at Rolls-Royce in Barnoldswick

Lancashire Telegraph: Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson

11:21am Thursday 24th July 2014

CONSERVATIVE MP Andrew Stephenson has pledged to step up his fight to save jobs at Rolls-Royce’s Barnoldswick plants.

Second ‘heart start’ device donated in Barnoldswick

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:30pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

THE Rotary Club of Barnoldswick and Earby handed over a potentially life-saving defibrillator in Barnoldswick town centre.

Fears over plans to axe sergeant's post in Barnoldswick

Lancashire Telegraph: Concern raised over Barnoldswick footpath closure

7:00pm Saturday 12th July 2014

COUNCILLORS have spoken out against the possible loss of a police sergeant's post in Barnoldswick.

Pendle cycle firm reaches for the skies

Lancashire Telegraph: Hope Technology co-owner Ian Weatherill wants to build a velodrome

9:00pm Saturday 12th July 2014

AN EAST Lancashire firm is reaching for the skies after having two hot air balloons designed in their colours.

Barnoldswick students win Winston Churchill speaking contest

Lancashire Telegraph: Winston Churchill

8:00pm Saturday 12th July 2014

A TEAM of Barnoldswick students have won a Winston Churchill public speaking competition.

5,900 people in East Lancs may have diabetes but don't know it

Lancashire Telegraph: IN THE PICTURE: Hywel Dda Health Board has won an X-PERT Health for its patient education sessions which help county residents living with diabetes.

2:08pm Saturday 12th July 2014

NEARLY 100 people were found to be at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes during a healthy lifestyle roadshow in Burnley.

Barnoldswick bus service back after councillor intervenes

Lancashire Telegraph: Lyle Davy, 18, wins Barnoldswick's Coates ward for the Conservatives

3:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

A BARNOLDSWICK bus service has been restored and service to the south of the town restarted yesterday.

Britain in Bloom judges check out Barnoldswick

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:57pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

JUDGES from the regional Britain in Bloom initiative visited Barnoldswick yesterday and were impressed by the town’s beautiful flower displays.

Barnoldswick hopes to clean up with awards in bloom

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:24pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

THE streets of Barnoldswick were hoovered by volunteers who are hoping to 'blow away' the competition in this year's Britain in Bloom.

Work on Barnoldswick bank after Pendle MP’s call

Lancashire Telegraph: Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson helps resolve safety concern

1:41pm Monday 7th July 2014

A DANGEROUS grass bank in Barnoldswick has been made safer after MP Andrew Stephenson raised the long-running issue with Pendle Council.

Politicians talk over Barnoldswick school expansion bid

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:12pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

A SCHOOL which is struggling to cope with growing demand for places put its case for expansion to Pendle’s MP and the youngest councillor in the country.

Work begins on Barnoldswick road after lengthy campaign

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:40pm Monday 30th June 2014

A MAJOR resurfacing scheme on a busy Barnoldswick road has started after years of campaigning.

Barnoldswick homes plan goes back to the drawing board

Lancashire Telegraph: WHAT GOES UP: Developers have been told not to neglect building roads and pavements.

1:53pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

DEVELOPERS behind a controversial housing development in Barnoldswick have had to go back to the drawing board after it was discovered they didn’t own all of the required land for the project.

Ribble Valley youngsters in charity ride for Blackburn Youth Zone

Lancashire Telegraph: Jason Sheard, purchasing manager at Total Foodservice, with Youth Zone youngsters

7:00pm Thursday 12th June 2014

A TEAM of seven from the Ribble Valley will don their Lycra and take on a 150-mile bike ride for charity this weekend.

Top award for Barnoldswick charity champion

Lancashire Telegraph: Mary Brennan, the founder and trustee of Barnoldswick and Earby Bosom Friends

6:00pm Thursday 12th June 2014

A BARNOLDSWICK woman who formed a cancer support group has been recognised with a national award.

Airline order scrapping to have 'minimal effect' on Barnoldswick firm

Lancashire Telegraph: Aircraft work at Rolls-Royce

11:00am Thursday 12th June 2014

THE decision by Dubai-based airlines Emirates to scrap an order for 70 Airbus A350s will have a ‘minimal impact’ on the Rolls-Royce plant in Barnoldswick, according to a union representative.

Barnoldswick woman receives award from Macmillan Cancer Support

Lancashire Telegraph: Mary Brennan

7:00pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

A BARNOLDSWICK woman who formed a cancer support group has been recognised with a national award.

Claire chairs Barnoldswick council

Lancashire Telegraph: Claire chairs Barnoldswick council

2:28pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

BARNOLDSWICK Town Council appointed Coun Claire Teall as new chairman at its annual meeting.

£250k chapel revamp celebrated with song in Barnoldswick

Lancashire Telegraph: Church president Jeffrey Pearson in the restored chapel

11:46am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

MEMBERS of Barnoldswick’s last remaining Victorian chapel have held a special service to celebrate the completion of a six-figure revamp.

Barnoldswick service to celebrate chapel's revamp

7:00pm Sunday 1st June 2014

MEMBERS of Barnoldswick’s last remaining Victorian chapel have held a special service to celebrate the completion of a six-figure revamp.

Junior Pendle footballers face running out of space

Lancashire Telegraph: Barnoldswick Juniors need playing room

1:53pm Tuesday 27th May 2014

A GROWING junior football club is running out of places to play in Barnoldswick, councillors have been told.

Airdale hospital among UK's top 40

6:00pm Saturday 24th May 2014

AIREDALE has been judged as one of the 40 top-performing hospitals in the country.

Work starts on 46 home development in Barnoldswick

12:43pm Saturday 24th May 2014

WORK has begun on a £4million development to build 46 new homes in Pendle.

New Pendle councillor is youngest in country

Lancashire Telegraph: Andrew Stephenson with Lyle Davy (right)

12:00pm Saturday 24th May 2014

THE UK’s youngest councillor has been elected in Pendle.

Security stepped up at Barnoldswick church after vandalism

Lancashire Telegraph: Dead body discovered in quarry

3:00pm Sunday 18th May 2014

A CHURCH is set to install security cameras and lighting after a spate of attacks by vandals.

PM Cameron quizzed over his sleeping arrangements in Barnoldswick

Lancashire Telegraph: David Cameron arrives in Barnoldswick

12:00pm Saturday 17th May 2014

DAVID Cameron came to East Lancashire yesterday with a surprise birthday card for an 18-year-old factory worker and ended up defending the bed he slept in.

School crossings at the double for Barnoldswick

Lancashire Telegraph: Coun David Whipp

2:22pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

COUNCILLORS in Barnoldswick celebrated the end of a ten-year fight for a pedestrian crossing in Kelbrook Road when not one, but two, new crossings were switched on.

Junior gardeners reap success in Barnoldswick

Lancashire Telegraph: Coun Marjorie Adams

12:49pm Tuesday 13th May 2014

JUNIOR gardeners in Barnoldswick are joining members of the town’s In Bloom group to mark the organisation’s 2013 regional success.

Mix of 46 new houses will ‘revitalise’ vacant site in Barnoldswick, says developer

Lancashire Telegraph: An artist’s impression of the new development

11:17am Tuesday 13th May 2014

WORK has begun on a £4m development to build 46 new homes in Pendle.

Barnoldswick show offers new perspective

Lancashire Telegraph: Rani Moorthy

2:11pm Wednesday 7th May 2014

A THEATRE show that takes a fresh perspective on life in modern Britain is coming to Barnoldswick this Friday.

Councillors say future of Barnoldswick clinic is 'positive'

Lancashire Telegraph: Coun David Whipp fought a rise in burial charges

3:00pm Saturday 3rd May 2014

A MEETING to discuss the future of a Barnoldswick clinic has been hailed as ‘very positive’.

Barnoldswick businesses rally round to save football club

Lancashire Telegraph: Goalkeeper Lyle Davy and Coun Paul White (far left) with new board members and investors at Barnoldswick Town

1:58pm Wednesday 30th April 2014

A GROUP of investors have come forward to save cash-strapped soccer club Barnoldswick Town.

Woodland school in Barnoldswick to go ahead

Lancashire Telegraph: Coun Jennifer Purcell

1:11pm Tuesday 29th April 2014

PLANS to build a woodland school, eight new homes and allotments in Barnoldswick have been given the go-ahead.


What's on in Pendle

Musical maestro sets foot on stage and says ‘Allo to audiences at Pendle Hippodrome Theatre (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 2:52pm Tue 3 Jun 14

WHILE he may be a familiar face to members of Pendle Hippodrome Theatre Company, ‘Uncle’ Joe Winkley will not…

Artists line up in Nelson to aid children's Make A Wish Foundation (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 4:39pm Thu 22 May 14

A CHARITY gig being held in aid of children with terminal illnesses is taking place in Pendle at the end of this…

New season is time for a party (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 2:38pm Tue 13 May 14

COLNE Dramatic Society has packed its Baggage for 2013-14, and is now inviting would-be actors to a party for its…

North by North-West Festival will celebrate Mods’ half century (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 10:19am Thu 8 May 14

FIFTY years of the Mod movement will be celebrated at a new two-day festival in Colne in June.

New acts called up for Jessica tribute stage at Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival in Colne (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 10:42am Thu 1 May 14

ASPIRING bands and musicians are being given the chance to perform at this year’s Great British Rhythm and Blues…

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