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Barrowford footpath to be diverted away from garden

5:12pm Thursday 10th April 2014

A FOOTPATH in Barrowford is set to be diverted to avoid going near the garden of a house with an electric fence set up.

Barrowford supermarket wants longer opening hours

Lancashire Telegraph: Morrisons launch home shopping service

5:09pm Thursday 10th April 2014

A SUPERMARKET set to open in Barrowford is seeking to extend its opening hours.

80-year-old from Barrowford who jumped to her death from a motorway bridge feared she was 'becoming a burden'

Lancashire Telegraph: Rosemary Carr left a letter asking for forgiveness

1:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

A PENSIONER who died when she jumped off a motorway bridge feared she was ‘becoming a burden’ to her husband, an inquest heard.

Barrowford pupils tell parents to stay off the zig-zags

Lancashire Telegraph: The pupils make their point

4:45pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

PUPILS are hoping their posters promoting road safety outside their primary school will drive home the message to parents.

Booze sales get go-ahead in Barrowford

Lancashire Telegraph: Morrisons launch home shopping service

1:47pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

A SUPERMARKET has won a battle to sell alcohol in Barrowford after councillors approved their request for a licence.

Alcohol worries over proposed new Morrisons store in Barrowford

Lancashire Telegraph: Morrisons launch home shopping service

11:50am Friday 14th March 2014

TRADERS and residents have launched a campaign to try to stop a new supermarket opening.

Two injured as car hits lamppost in Barrowford

Lancashire Telegraph: Figures released following freedom of information request

8:40am Sunday 16th February 2014

A DRIVER and a passenger were taken to hospital this morning after being involved in a crash in Barrowford.

Barrowford make-up company wins national award

Lancashire Telegraph: Amy and Phoebe with their award

10:55am Thursday 30th January 2014

THEY are style queens, making brides beautiful on their big days.

Economy has turned a corner says Barrowford boss

Lancashire Telegraph: Ian Clark

12:39pm Wednesday 29th January 2014

A BARROWFORD business leader has welcomed an announcement that the UK economy is finally considered to be back in the black.

Work to start on new Booths supermarket in Barrowford

Lancashire Telegraph: An artist’s impression of the Barrowford store

11:00am Friday 24th January 2014

A DATE for work to start on the new Booths supermarket in Barrowford has been announced.

Man survives 20ft Barrowford bridge fall

Lancashire Telegraph: Driver cut free from crash in Bathpool, Taunton

9:22am Sunday 19th January 2014

A ‘DRUNK’ man was taken to hospital this morning after falling 20ft from a bridge in Barrowford.

Village on alert after shop raid in Barrowford

Lancashire Telegraph: Police outside the off-licence in Gisburn Road, Barrowford

11:30am Friday 17th January 2014

A COUNCILLOR has described an knifepoint robbery on a shop in Barrowford as ‘terribly disturbing’.

Would-be robbers strike in Barrowford

3:41pm Thursday 16th January 2014

A WOULD-BE robber struck at an off-licence in Barrowford.

Attempted robbery at Barrowford off-licence

8:28pm Wednesday 15th January 2014

WOULD-BE robbers have struck at an off-licence in Barrowfield.

Meeting on Barrowford buses threat

1:16pm Thursday 9th January 2014

THE proposed withdrawal of a subsidised bus services in the area will be discussed at a meeting tonight.

Search for new governor

12:59pm Thursday 9th January 2014

A SCHOOL is hoping for volunteers to step forward after a governor’s position became free.

Spenbrook Mill plans set for go-ahead

6:30pm Saturday 4th January 2014

CONTROVERSIAL plans to redevelop a village mill look set to be finally approved.

Barrowford fire caused by grill pan

12:14pm Sunday 15th December 2013

FIRE crews were called to a flat in Fountain Square, Barrowford, at 3.20am on Saturday after the smoke alarm alerted neighbours. A man had fallen asleep after putting some food on the grill. The fire caused damage to the kitchen but the man was not injured.

New pair of teeth for Barrowford attack victim

3:01pm Thursday 12th December 2013

AN attack victim has got his two front teeth for Christmas, after a judge ruled the lout who knocked them out should pay for his operation instead of going to jail.

Firm raises £700 for poorly Colne youngster

Lancashire Telegraph: Two-year-old Louie Jenkins uses his prosthetic legs to walk unaided

4:58pm Friday 29th November 2013

STAFF from Barrowford-based lighting firm acdc have donated £700 to an appeal for a two-year-old boy who lost his legs after a battle with meningitis.

Campaign could have saved murdered Barrowford nurse Jane Clough says dad

Lancashire Telegraph: From left, County Coun Tony Martin; Chief Constable Steve Finnigan; Jane’s father John Clough; police and crime commissioner Clive Grunshaw; Blackburn with Darwen domestic abuse services leader Andrea Rigby; and Chris Green, from the campaign

3:00pm Monday 25th November 2013

THE father of Jane Clough who was murdered by her former partner has said her life might have been saved by a new anti-domestic violence campaign aimed at men.

Barrowford Primary School ‘danger road’ gets zebra crossing

Lancashire Telegraph: Zebra crossing safety work in Otley

1:30pm Monday 25th November 2013

A ZEBRA crossing is to be put on a ‘dangerous road’ outside a primary school.

Barrowford coffee morning charity success

4:29pm Thursday 21st November 2013

A COFFEE morning for charity, to be held on Saturday, has already raised £1,000 — before a cup has even been served.

Fight for crossing on Barrowford school ‘danger’ road

Lancashire Telegraph: Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson

12:46pm Tuesday 19th November 2013

MORE than 100 people have signed a petition calling for a zebra crossing close to a village primary school.

Booths for Barrowford submit revised pland

3:29pm Friday 15th November 2013

REVISED plans for a Booths supermarket in Barrowford have been submitted to Pendle Council.

Grandmother from Barrowford dies after M65 plunge

7:00pm Saturday 9th November 2013

A GRANDMOTHER died after she ‘appeared to jump’ from a footbridge over the M65 yesterday.

Father of murdered Barrowford nurse Jane Clough welcomes new crime code

Lancashire Telegraph: GUESTS John and Penny Clough

12:30pm Wednesday 30th October 2013

VICTIMS and campaigners have welcomed a new code giving those affected by crime the chance to speak out in court.

Delays to new Barrowford Booths store as delivery plans change

Lancashire Telegraph: The proposed Booths store  in Halstead Lane

6:30pm Thursday 24th October 2013

THE new Booths supermarket in Barrowford is set to be hit by a further delay after plans for the shop were amended.

£½ million Big Lottery Fund welcomed by Pendle MP

2:31pm Thursday 24th October 2013

News that £555,522 has been awarded to local groups by the Big Lottery Fund has been welcomed by the Pendle MP.

Barrowford heroin dealers sent to prison

11:00am Thursday 24th October 2013

TWO dealers have been locked up for a total of seven years for their parts in a plot said to involve the potential supply of heroin worth £170,000.

Farmers market in Barrowford

6:28pm Thursday 17th October 2013

A FARMERS' market and craft fair is held on the second Sunday of each month in Barrowford.

Appeal after raid on Barrowford store

Lancashire Telegraph: One of the men wanted

4:30pm Thursday 10th October 2013

CCTV images have captured the moment two hooded thieves raided an off-licence in Barrowford.

Barrowford school raised money with coffee morning

11:37am Monday 7th October 2013

A SCHOOL coffee morning raised £88.50 for charity. The fundraiser at Barrowford Primary School was in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.

PTFA meeting at Barrowford school

11:36am Monday 7th October 2013

THE next PTFA meeting at Barrowford Primary School is to take place on October 15.

Barrowford field could become educational campsite

4:08pm Wednesday 25th September 2013

A FIELD could become a bustling camp site with education activities for youth groups, if plans are approved.

Barrowford heroin dealers face jail

1:28pm Friday 20th September 2013

THREE drug dealers are facing lengthy prison sentences for their part in a supply plot, said to involve a £170,000 stash of heroin.

Barrowford primary school’s Roald Dahl day success

12:51pm Thursday 19th September 2013

A HOST of Willy Wonkas, Oompa-Loompas, Matildas and witches had a ‘marvellous’ time at a Barrowford primary school’s Roald Dahl day.

Barrowford woman who witnessed Boston Marathon bomb is ready to run again

Lancashire Telegraph: Nicola Nuttall is ready to run again

3:37pm Thursday 5th September 2013

A BARROWFORD woman who witnessed first-hand the horror of the Boston Marathon bombings is to take part in her first race since the attack.

Women's football practice invitation in Barrowford

5:14pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

LADIES are being encouraged to get their boots on for a weekly kickabout with the new Barrowford Celtic FC team for women.

Barrowford artist has work displayed in Doha Airport

Lancashire Telegraph: Sabah Arbilli has presented examples of his work to Prince Charles at an international conference

2:13pm Thursday 22nd August 2013

AN expert in the ancient art of calligraphy is making headway in some of the most go-ahead locations in the world.

Charity cricket tournament appeals for entrants to raise money for Pendleside Hospice

Lancashire Telegraph: Rachel Husband

2:24pm Wednesday 21st August 2013

A POPULAR charity cricket tournament in memory of young woman Rachel Husband who died from a brain tumour is looking for more entrants.

Anger over Barrowford graffiti

Lancashire Telegraph: Christopher Jowett with some of the graffiti

8:00pm Friday 9th August 2013

A SPATE of graffiti in Barrowford has been labelled ‘mindless’ by an angry resident.

Judge says jail 'almost inevitable' for Pendle heroin dealer

Lancashire Telegraph: Rockab Afzal

5:00pm Wednesday 7th August 2013

A HARD drugs dealer said to have been involved in trying to hide a £170,000 stash of heroin after his arrest is facing jail.

Barrowford air rifle attack leaves cat paralysed

1:50pm Sunday 28th July 2013

AN 80-year-old woman’s beloved pet cat was left paralysed when it was shot with a pellet gun in a ‘callous and cowardly’ attack.

Youths risk their lives jumping into weir at Barrowford

Lancashire Telegraph: The boys risk serious injury or death by jumping from a ledge into the weir

10:27am Friday 26th July 2013

CLINGING on by their fingertips before plummeting 15ft into icy waters below, these teenagers have been warned they are dicing with death.

Firm from Barrowford lands £5m airport deal in Middle East

Lancashire Telegraph: A picture showing plans for acdc’s spectacular lighting displays at Muscat International Airport

7:00pm Tuesday 16th July 2013

A FIRM has landed a major £5million deal to light up an airport in the Middle East.

Burst leaves Barrowford homes with no water

4:29pm Monday 1st July 2013

A LEAK left residents in Barrowford with little, or no, water overnight.

Tragic death of ex-cricketer from Barrowford

Lancashire Telegraph: Malcolm Bradley

2:54pm Thursday 13th June 2013

A FORMER cricketer hanged himself after a lengthy battle with depression, an inquest heard.

Pendle volunteers needed to help resurface woodland path

1:48pm Tuesday 11th June 2013

ENVIRONMENTALLY-minded volunteers are needed to help resurface a path this weekend.

Robbers steal cash from Barrowford building society

9:20am Wednesday 5th June 2013

DETECTIVES appealing for information after a ‘substantial’ amount of cash was taken from a building society.


What's on in Pendle

Eric Burdon headlining 25th anniversary Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival in Colne (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 3:53pm Tue 8 Apr 14

ROCK legend Eric Burdon will headline the 25th anniversary Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival in Colne over…

Well-known story being set on stage (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 4:02pm Tue 25 Mar 14

THE first rehearsal for Pendle Hippodrome Theatre Company’s ‘mystery’ autumn musical takes place on Thursday.

Band’s invitation to would-be musicians (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 3:00pm Fri 21 Mar 14

NELSON Brass Band is holding two open days to give would-be musicians the chance to try out for the band.

Educating Rita: Colne Little Theatre (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 3:29pm Tue 4 Mar 14

WILLY Russell’s two-handed Educating Rita is running at Colne Little Theatre this week.

‘Quirky’ work gets debut in Pendle (link)

lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/leisure 3:50pm Tue 25 Feb 14

A NEW work is being staged by Pendle Borderline this week.

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