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Attacker gets Pendle town ban

Lancashire Telegraph: Merseyside men on firearms charges

12:30pm Thursday 9th October 2014

AN attacker facing sentence for three assaults has been banned from Earby, the town where they all took place.

Earby security makes formal complaint about police

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

A SECURITY guard wrongly accused on a police officer's personal Twitter account of driving without insurance has lodged an official complaint.

Exhibition spotlight falls on Earby at war

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:04pm Thursday 25th September 2014

COMMUNITY leaders in Earby are ready to commemorate the town’s role in the First World War.

Cash cut puts Earby mining museum on the brink

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:42pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

SUPPORTERS of the Yorkshire Dales Mining Museum at Earby fear it will close and its unique collection scattered following the ending of an annual grant.

Pendle man faces prison over child sex admission

Lancashire Telegraph: Vulnerable toddler left in danger by catalogue of failure

11:31am Tuesday 13th May 2014

A 21-Year-old man is facing jail, after admitting a string of child sex and porn offences at Burnley Crown Court.

Playgroup on offer for Earby youngsters under the age of nine

4:24pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

THE Little Rascals playgroup for children under nine takes place every Thursday, from 10.30am to midday, at the New Road Community Centre, Earby.

Pendle motorist's stress and suffering after parking ticket

7:00pm Saturday 29th March 2014

A MOTORIST is demanding thousands of pounds from a council for 'stress and suffering' - when he was given a ticket after parking for 14 minutes in a 15-minute free zone.

Pendle nursery rated good

4:00pm Saturday 29th March 2014

A PENDLE nursery has been rated good by Ofsted in its first inspection since coming under new ownership.

Rossendale industrial units to be rebuilt

12:00pm Saturday 29th March 2014

THREE industrial units gutted in a blaze, putting three businesses out of action, are set to be rebuilt.

Age limit on Pendle cabs won't change

11:00am Saturday 29th March 2014

THE age limit of hackney carriage taxis on the roads in Pendle will not be increased, despite a plea from the trade.

Earby spring fair

1:00pm Saturday 29th March 2014

A SPRING fair will take place next weekend, organised by the Earby and District Community Association Minibus Sub-Committee.

Earby bulb show tribute

9:37am Saturday 29th March 2014

A SUCCESSFUL Earby spring bulb show served as a fitting tribute to former organiser Peter Bullock.

Plea for maintenance at Earby memorial wood

2:09pm Thursday 6th March 2014

CALLS have been made to carry out maintenance on a small wood named in memory of an Earby woman.

Earby man dies after collapsing in park

Lancashire Telegraph: Air ambulance called to Shipston twice in one day

10:00am Tuesday 4th March 2014

A KEEN gardener has died after collapsing in a park.

Earby D-Day landings hero dies, aged 93

Lancashire Telegraph: James Dickson

1:14pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

A WAR hero and community leader who has died at the age of 93 has been described as a ‘real gentleman’.

Crosses to honour Earby's war fallen

Lancashire Telegraph: VERA COCKER

2:42pm Thursday 13th February 2014

A PROJECT has been launched in West Craven to honour every soldier who made the supreme sacrifice during the First World War.

21-year-old Earby man accused of child sex offences

Lancashire Telegraph: COMMENT - Boy 10, admits headbutting teacher - but we can't tell you where

3:30pm Thursday 6th February 2014

A 21-year-old man has appeared before Burnley Magistrates Court, accused of seven sexual offences against a girl and a boy.

Discussion on Earby apartments idea

1:31pm Friday 31st January 2014

PLANS to turn offices at an Earby firm into 18 apartments will be discussed by councillors next week.

New minibus puts Earby residents back on the road

Lancashire Telegraph: Andrew Cullen, from Excel Conversions, hands over the keys to Doris Haigh, standing with Bob Abel

1:30pm Friday 31st January 2014

RESIDENTS in Earby are upwardly mobile again after a new minibus was handed over to replace a vandalised one.

Earby car thief to face judge over injury smash

Lancashire Telegraph: nswebpix police crime tape

11:55am Friday 31st January 2014

A YOUNG car thief will face a crown court judge after a drink-driving crash left a teenager with a broken leg on Colne’s high street.

Fire crews battle blaze at mill in Earby

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

8:31am Wednesday 29th January 2014

FIRE crews are battling a blaze at a mill in Earby this morning.

WWI commemoration organisers 'overwhlemed' by Earby response

Lancashire Telegraph: Not forgotten: The voices of World War I

7:00pm Monday 27th January 2014

ORGANISERS of events to commemorate the First World War in Earby later this year said they had been ‘overwhelmed’ by the initial response.

Earby events set to stir Great War thoughts

2:10pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

EARBY and District Local History Society will commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War later this year.

Man taken to hospital after car crash in Earby

3:50pm Saturday 11th January 2014

A MAN was taken to hospital following a crash on Kelbrook Road this afternoon.

Earby indicator to help cut speed

3:44pm Tuesday 31st December 2013

A SPEED indicator device could be installed on a road crossed by children making their way to a local football pitch.

Earby put back on the map by locals

Lancashire Telegraph: Coun Vera Cocker and Coun Morris Horsfield at Sam Lawson allotments

2:12pm Monday 2nd December 2013

UP until 39 years ago the small town of Earby on the Lancashire border was part of the West Riding of Yorkshire.

Demolition to start on Airedale's old A&E

2:09pm Monday 2nd December 2013

DEMOLITION work on Airedale Hospital’s old accident and emergency department is due to start in December.

Earby councillors protest over Colne bypass plan

2:00pm Sunday 10th November 2013

COUNCILLORS in Earby have written to Lancashire County Council raising concerns about the new Colne bypass plans.

Coffee morning to be held to raise money for community minibus

4:00pm Friday 8th November 2013

A COFFEE morning in aid of the Earby Community Minibus fund takes place at the New Road Community Centre tomorrow from 10am to noon.

Earby landlady plans cancer charity fundraiser after defying the odds

10:56am Sunday 27th October 2013

A WOMAN who had cervical cancer but still gave birth to two ‘miracle girls’ is planning a fundraiser for a Craven charity.

Grand raffle tops up fund for minibus

5:18pm Monday 28th October 2013

MORE than £500 raised by a raffle in Earby will go towards the purchase of a new minibus for the town.

East Lancashire doctors face an age old problem

1:56pm Friday 25th October 2013

CONCERNS have been raised about the number of ‘ageing’ GPs in East Lancashire which could lead to a worrying shortage in the coming years.

Thief raids home of Earby 93-year-old man

4:00pm Thursday 24th October 2013

A 93-YEAR-OLD man had his home raided in the early hours as he slept.

Fundraising triumph for Earby woman

Lancashire Telegraph: Nicola with her award presented by Earby town councillors Morris Horsfield, Joyce Myers and James Spence

2:54pm Wednesday 2nd October 2013

A YOUNG woman’s fundraising efforts have won her an award from Earby Town Council.

Pendle residents look to set up food bank to support the hungry

8:00pm Tuesday 24th September 2013

A GROUP of residents and church representatives are looking to set up a food bank in West Craven.

'Sexual predator' from Earby jailed for nine years

Lancashire Telegraph: Darren Calvert was jailed for nine years

8:00pm Wednesday 4th September 2013

A 'SEXUAL predator' who groomed and abused two children has been locked up for a total of nine years.

Artisan fair to open in Earby

4:42pm Tuesday 3rd September 2013

A BRAND new artisan fair is opening its doors in Earby this weekend.

£10,000 growth fund for Earby 'should go on car parking'

5:14pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

A TOTAL of £10,000 from Pendle Council’s business growth incentive fund has been earmarked for Earby town centre.

Artisan fair to launch in Earby

3:20pm Thursday 8th August 2013

A new artisan fair opens its doors on September 7, from 10am to 2pm at the community centre in New Road, Earby.

Proud day as Earby war memorial is rededicated

Lancashire Telegraph: Rob Careswell, cemeteries officer for Pendle, and Coun Vera Cocker with the memorial after its recent revamp

4:08pm Monday 1st July 2013

MORE than 120 people attended yesterday’s re-dedication of the war memorial in Sough Park, Earby.

Rededication service planned for Earby war memorial

12:00pm Sunday 16th June 2013

A WAR memorial in Earby has been refurbished thanks to grants worth more than £4,000.

Earby croquet day will boost charity fund

2:57pm Thursday 13th June 2013

BOSOM Friends cancer support group and Pendle and Craven Croquet Club have joined together to organise a fun day.

Tributes to Earby cricket stalwart Jack Cross

5:00pm Friday 7th June 2013

AN EARBY man credited with bringing Lancashire County Cricket captain Glen Chapple to the county, has died.

Earby club set for demolition

3:16pm Thursday 30th May 2013

PROPOSALS to demolish a social club in Earby have been recommended for approval by council officers.

Delight as Earby boy is told his cancer is in remission

Lancashire Telegraph: Ethan with mum Lisa

4:39pm Thursday 9th May 2013

THE FAMILY of an eight-year-old boy diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer is celebrating after being told he has gone into remission.

New probe into Earby floods sewage

4:08pm Thursday 9th May 2013

FLOODS which have left children paddling through sewage discharges will be the focus of a new investigation, utility bosses have pledged.

Landlady gives second chance to Earby minibus joyrider

Lancashire Telegraph: Minibus group chairman Doris Haigh

4:23pm Thursday 2nd May 2013

A JOYRIDER who crashed a community minibus into a parked car had stolen the keys from his landlady, a court heard.

Burnley fans raise money for Earby boy

3:11pm Friday 26th April 2013

THE Earby Clarets supporters group has donated £1,000 to the fundraising effort for Barnoldswick youngster Oliver Rushton.

Memories of the Dynamoes flood back - 25 years on

8:13am Tuesday 23rd April 2013

TO the people of Colne this is a special day in history and the events of April 23, 1988, will always live long in the memory.

Clarets fans donate £1,000 towards Earby minibus

1:20pm Thursday 18th April 2013

THE Earby Clarets supporters’ group has donated £1,000 to the town’s community minibus appeal.


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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