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Cash pot empty for Haslingden Brownies’ big trip

Lancashire Telegraph: Anne Cheetham

10:59am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A HASLINGDEN Brownie pack has missed out on a £775 grant from the town’s county councillor.

Suspected poachers spotted in Haslingden

10:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

A GROUP of men suspected of poaching have been spotted in Grane Road, Haslingden.

Woman taken to hospital after accident in Haslingden

Lancashire Telegraph: Woman taken to hospital after accident in Haslingden

6:11pm Friday 18th April 2014

POLICE have been called to the scene of an accident in Blackburn Road, Haslingden.

Haslingden fire prompts warning

7:35pm Sunday 13th April 2014

A FIRE caused by smoking materials has left one householder suffering from burns and another treated by paramedics for inhaling fumes.

Volunteers to bag pack in Haslingden supermarket

4:36pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

VOLUNTEERS will be bag packing at Haslingden Tesco on Saturday, April 26, from 10am to 4pm. They will be aiming to raise cash for the Wonderful Things children’s activities in the Valley.

Haslingden property owner want an extension

4:18pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

A HOUSEHOLDER is seeking permission from Rossendale Council to build a two-storey extension to a property in Musden Avenue, Haslingden.

New homes planned for Haslingden

4:15pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

PLANS to build two houses on land at the back of a property, in Pilling Street, Haslingden, have been submitted to Rossendale Council.

Plans for two homes submitted to Rossendale Council

3:39pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

PLANS to build two houses on land at the back of a property, in Pilling Street, Haslingden, have been submitted to Rossendale Council.

Thieves steal laptops from Haslingden firm

Lancashire Telegraph: Dead body discovered in quarry

5:00pm Saturday 5th April 2014

THIEVES stole £1,500 of laptops and £300 in cash from businesses in Haslingden.

Ex-soldier’s battle with dodgy shed in Haslingden

Lancashire Telegraph: Veteran John Stewart, 82,

4:10pm Monday 31st March 2014

WAR veterans swung into action to help an elderly comrade who needed a rotten garden shed tearing down after it had become a ‘health risk’.

Sophie Lancaster story is inspiration for novel

Lancashire Telegraph: Sylvia Lancaster

1:20pm Wednesday 26th March 2014

AN acclaimed author has written a novel inspired by the murder of Haslingden woman Sophie Lancaster.

Haslingden lifeboat ladies hailed as heroes

Lancashire Telegraph: From left, Pat Harrison, Pat Fisher and Anita Collinge

11:36am Monday 24th March 2014

VOLUNTEERS who have given a combined 110 years’ service to help save lives at sea have been given a rare award.

Sophie Lancaster play moves audience to tears

Lancashire Telegraph: Julie Hesmondhalgh in the play

12:00pm Thursday 20th March 2014

A PLAY based on the harrowing murder of Haslingden woman Sophie Lancaster moved its audience to tears during its first performance in East Lancashire.

Success of ideas meeting for Halingden's future

Lancashire Telegraph: Coun Alyson Barnes

3:10pm Thursday 20th March 2014

AN initial meeting of a new task force to breathe fresh life into Haslingden has been declared a success.

Two car collision causes traffic backlog in Haslingden

Lancashire Telegraph: Traffic problems on A30 near Victoria after crash and hail storm

4:30pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

A TWO car collision in Haslingden is said to have caused a traffic backlog.

Haslingden company in Canadian link-up

Lancashire Telegraph: Dave Webster

2:00pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

HASLINGDEN construction and consultancy firm Driver Group has announced a new joint venture with a Canadian company.

Naval operation on menu for Haslingden school catering manager

Lancashire Telegraph: Iain in his kitchen whites at Haslingden High School

1:58pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

A MULTI-national operation in the Outer Hebrides will be on the menu for a school catering manager from Rossendale.

Haslingden High School teaching of religion is top notch

Lancashire Telegraph: Uniforms are among the regular costs to pay to get your child back in the classroom.

1:46pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

A HIGH school has been praised for its approach to religious education.

East Lancs students to receive iPads in new scheme

Lancashire Telegraph: iPads are on their way for pupils

4:00pm Friday 14th March 2014

PARENTS have backed a high school scheme in which they will fund the roll out of iPads for pupils.

Haslingden Primary School keeps ‘good’ Ofsted rating

Lancashire Telegraph: Ofsted logo

11:40am Thursday 13th March 2014

A PRIMARY school has retained its good Ofsted rating.

Appeal to save iconic 'workers' statue in Haslingden

Lancashire Telegraph: The Workers public art near the Tesco store

12:50pm Tuesday 11th March 2014

AN APPEAL has been made to save an iconic statue which has fallen victim to the weather.

Haslingden High School downgraded to 'good' in Ofsted inspection

Lancashire Telegraph: Boost for Hillingdon schools with positive Ofsted reports

10:25am Tuesday 11th March 2014

HASLINGDEN High School’s performance has been downgraded by the government schools’ watchdog, Ofsted.

Haslingden school opens special needs training centre

Lancashire Telegraph: Kings Langley residents invited to school's open day

1:25pm Monday 10th March 2014

A SCHOOL has launched its own £2million teacher training and further education hub.

Haslingden ballet project for older people

Lancashire Telegraph: Charlotte with the dancers

1:20pm Friday 7th March 2014

ARABESQUES and cabrioles were brought to Haslingden as part of a project to get older people to boost their health through ballet.

East Lancs veterans share experiences with NHS bosses

Lancashire Telegraph: Tell someone if you feel unwell, says NHS

1:58pm Thursday 6th March 2014

WAR veterans met with NHS bosses to stress the importance of a Haslingden-based charity.

£230k Ferrari write-off after hitting tree near Haslingden

Lancashire Telegraph: £230k Ferrari write-off after hitting tree near Haslingden

8:44am Tuesday 4th March 2014

A FERRARI worth £230,000 was written off when the driver lost control of the vehicle on the Haslingden Bypass.

Haslingden dad set to run marathon in memory of his great grandfather

Lancashire Telegraph: Marathon man Alan raises his arms during one of his great runs

1:56pm Wednesday 5th March 2014

A DAD-of-two from Haslingden whose great-grandad died while fighting in the First World War, is running the London Marathon in his memory.

Sophie Lancaster Foundation five thanks for response

Lancashire Telegraph: Sophie Lancaster

1:11pm Wednesday 5th March 2014

THE Sophie Lancaster Foundation have been ‘overwhelmed’ by the response to a new BBC Radio 4 play about the trial of the Haslingden gap year student’s murderers.

East Lancashire man in police headbutt attack

Lancashire Telegraph: Police hunt man suspected of raping woman in her 20s

1:00pm Friday 28th February 2014

A DAD who aimed a headbutt at a police man had tried to hit a bouncer at a Rawtenstall pub, a court was told.

210 jobs lost as Haslingden factory closes

Lancashire Telegraph: Smiths Medical is to close in July with the loss of 210 jobs

2:00pm Thursday 27th February 2014

MORE than 200 hi-tech jobs are to be lost after international health equipment manufacturer Smiths Medical announced it is shutting its Haslingden factory.

Haslingden teacher to run marathon

Lancashire Telegraph: Jon Howarth

2:22pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

A MATHS teacher will be swapping trigonometry for trainers when he takes part in a marathon.

Pipe repair work proving difficult in Haslingden

Lancashire Telegraph: Multi-million pound Wirral sewerage upgrade in pipeline

12:44pm Tuesday 25th February 2014

REPAIR work on a burst water pipe in Haslingden is set to continue until mid-March.

Tor View Community Special School pupils swap lessons for a free day at luxury hotel

Lancashire Telegraph: Jane Withington with clowns Mrs E and Larenzo

1:43pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

PUPILS swapped lessons for an 'all expenses' day of pampering at a luxury hotel as a reward for their third outstanding Ofsted report.

Accident on A56 near Haslingden

Lancashire Telegraph: Crime down but still serious

2:06pm Monday 10th February 2014

A WOMAN was left with minor injuries after her Nissan Micra went into the back of a lorry on the Haslingden bypass.

Haslingden school opens extra facilities

Lancashire Telegraph: Wirral Council has announced details of opening times over the festive period.

4:20pm Monday 10th February 2014

A SCHOOL has opened a further education facility for teenagers.

Coronation Street's 'Ken Barlow' supported by East Lancashire friends and colleagues

Lancashire Telegraph: Coronation Street actor William Roache cleared of all sex charges

12:30pm Friday 7th February 2014

SOAP star William Roache said there were ‘no winners’ after being cleared of historic sex allegations.

Haslingden metal firm bids to step up security

Lancashire Telegraph: Fears as Dorchester CCTV funding pulled

2:59pm Friday 7th February 2014

A HASLINGDEN metal firm wants to build a permanent on-site security hub after suffering £50,000 of thefts.

£100,000 catalyst for Haslingden revival

3:35pm Wednesday 5th February 2014

A REGENERATION pot of £100,000 will be a ‘catalyst’ for more town centre investment, borough leaders hope.

Road hole havoc on major road in Haslingden

Lancashire Telegraph: Blackburn Road, Haslingden, where the pipe has burst

9:25am Tuesday 4th February 2014

A MAJOR road in Haslingden will be closed ‘for at least a week’ after a hole appeared in the road.

UPDATED: Missing man found hanged in Haslingden

Lancashire Telegraph: Lee Peel

11:50am Monday 3rd February 2014

A MAN who went missing has been found hanged in Haslingden.

Burst water main shuts Manchester Road in Haslingden

Lancashire Telegraph: Multi-million pound Wirral sewerage upgrade in pipeline

8:38am Monday 3rd February 2014

RESIDENTS in Haslingden have been left without water this morning after a mains pipe burst.

Haslingden elderly warned of phone scam

Lancashire Telegraph: Maintenance work will affect Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust telephone system on between 8pm on Wednesday, February 27 and 4am the following morning.

3:16pm Monday 3rd February 2014

RESIDENTS of Haslingden and Helmshore have been warned by police to be vigilant against a telephone scam ‘targeting the elderly and vulnerable’.

Haslingden businessman was selling ketamine to friends

Lancashire Telegraph: The use of ‘designer party drugs’ such as ketamine is increasing, but their effects can be dangerous and far-reaching

3:04pm Monday 3rd February 2014

A businessman earning about £30,000 a year was also running a profit-making ketamine supply operation, doubling the money he paid for it, a court was told.

Haslingden pals in memorial mountain trek

Lancashire Telegraph: The friends at the summit

12:14pm Thursday 30th January 2014

THREE friends from Haslingden have climbed the highest free-standing mountain in the world.

Clothing destroyed in Haslingden kitchen blaze

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

11:20am Thursday 30th January 2014

A FIRE broke out yesterday at a house in Belgrave Street, in Haslingden.

The pies have it as Haslingden bakery wins heat

Lancashire Telegraph: Staff at Cissy Greens shop

10:50am Wednesday 29th January 2014

A BAKERY in Haslingden is in the running to be crowned the best in Britain after being selected as a regional finalist on a television competition.

Haslingden Councillor warns over latest phone scam

Lancashire Telegraph: Coun Granville Morris

9:11am Tuesday 28th January 2014

A HASLINGDEN councillor has warned people to be aware of a telephone scam being carried out on UK citizens by criminals in the Dominican Republic.

Roache: Child sex attacks horrendous

Lancashire Telegraph: An artist's impression of Bill Roache taking the stand

3:24pm Friday 24th January 2014

PAEDOPHILIA is ‘absolutely horrendous’ and child sex abusers need to be ‘sought out, rooted out and dealt with’, Coronation Street star William Roache said in a TV interview last year.

Haslingden burglar stabs dog to death

Lancashire Telegraph: Ben with Coco

9:52am Thursday 23rd January 2014

A PET dog was left to die in a pool of blood after its throat was cut by burglars.

Rape ‘not in my nature’ Roache told police

Lancashire Telegraph: Bill Roache

11:54am Thursday 23rd January 2014

CORONATION Street star William Roache told detectives it was ‘against my nature’ to commit rape, a jury has heard .

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