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CHEERS: One of the AHF teams

Blackburn side AHF FC are the real Standard bearers and earn trip to Wembley

CHEER WE GO: Pupils who took part in the Tour of Britain Cycle Challenge event that was held at the Steven Burke Cycle Hub at Swinden Playing Fields. A total of six primary schools from across Pendle took part in the event

Cycle-mad children warm up for the main Tour of Britain

Charlie, Steve and Owen Elwood

Cricketing Elwoods are part of the family Tree

COACH: Simon Finnan

Fun times as Burnley host camp

Alder Grange go for gold in borough final

Alder Grange go for gold in borough final

Holly goes back to school for prize night

Australia's Marc Leishman on the 18th during day four of The Open Championship 2015 at St Andrews, Fife. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday July 19, 2015. See PA story GOLF Open. Photo credit should read: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: E

Leishman the star of round

Blue Star can’t mask their delight with Stell-ar guest

Blue Star can’t mask their delight with Stell-ar guest

Plenty of fun times at Feniscowles

Plenty of fun times at Feniscowles

Haslingden win War of the Roses rugby clash

Haslingden win War of the Roses rugby clash

Casterton crickets show they are trio-mendous

Casterton crickets show they are trio-mendous

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Howzat for a superb team effort!

Pumped up Pirates avenge Wolverines defeat

Pumped up Pirates avenge Wolverines defeat

Girls get a Guide to the sport of rugby

Girls get a Guide to the sport of rugby

Blackburn darwen schools jubilee cup
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Twin attack puts Saints through to county final

Twin attack puts Saints through to county final

Twin attack puts Saints through to county final

Brierfield Celtic U11 winners at Gt Harwood

Summer loving for super Celtic

lower darwen and St James Lower Darwen in red stripes during the  Blackburn with darwen year 3 and 4 football festival held at Feniscowles recreation ground on the 8th july 2015Self billing applies where appropriate 01254 391469 press@kipax.com NO UNPAID

Three-sy does it as the champions keep crown

Charlotte shows Sky is the limit for pupils

Charlotte shows Sky is the limit for pupils

Hard-working Henry has sights set on Euro crown

Hard-working Henry has sights set on Euro crown

Magic Miafloats likea butterfly

Magic Mia floats like a butterfly

Readstone put the fun factor in to football

Readstone put the fun factor in to football

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Champion Blackwell has a Golden future

Jonny Hannan and Alfonso Bellusci

Champ survives seven frame thriller

FIGHTING FIT: Left to right: Ginette Corner, Chris Jowett, Liz Fleming and Mike Rawson at Crossfit Pendle

Super fit Liz hits the heady Heights

Wolverines win to stay in the hunt

Wolverines win to stay in the hunt

Angus McIverMedal winner Martyn Skipper can't hide his delightMartyn Skipper receives his medalTower karate's Martyn Skipper and Phillip Wan TowerImogen Skipper

Tower of strength is too much for Martyn

Talented Charlotte arrowing to the top

Talented Charlotte arrowing to the top

Katie stars as NW take first place

Katie stars as NW take first place

Year 9 girls long jump ST BEDES during the  Blackburn with darwen secondry schools athletics at Witton park, Blackburn

ST WILFRID'S crowned overall champions at the Blackburn and Darwen Secondary Schools Athletics Championships

ST 10 Jul 2015 ice skating Beatrice De Goede

Two silvers and a gold as skaters turn on style

Laura happy to hold court to encourage youngsters

Laura happy to hold court to encourage youngsters

THAT’S FINAL: From left to right: Large table champion Simon Blackwell, referee John Timperley marker Andy Dibb and Russell Large

Simon Blackwell is right on Cue as he wins a family affair

LAPPING IT UP:  Members of the Ribble Valley team, who were crowned overall winners at the Lancashire School Games at Blackpool’s Stanley Park, take part in the opening ceremony of an event that included more than 1,800 children from across the county

East Lancs youngsters star in Blackpool festival

UPBEAT: Anirudh Mohan

Anirudh Mohan is still aiming to serve at SW19

OVER TO YOU: Tom Tatham, organiser of the Orphanage Cup (centre) presenting a cheque to Sue Cotton, CEO of CANW (right) and Ian Ainsworth, CANW trustee (left)

Milestone for the fund-raising Orphanage Cup

POOL POWER: Pioneer 79 Swimming Club showed they are one of the best clubs i the county after starring in the Lancashire championships held in both Liverpool and Manchester

Accrington-based club are among the best in the county

MEDAL TIME: (above left to right) Burnley gymnasts Jessica Park, Madison Hull and Claudia Lewis

Burnley club show off their skills in Preston competition

SWIMMERS: Harry and Phil

Harry Pilkington and his dad star in the Open

Haslingden High School hold all the aces

Haslingden High School hold all the aces

END OF AN ERA: The New Gardeners team, along with former secretary June Shorrock

Darwen club exits league but concentrates on junior teams

POOL POWER: Members of Blackburn Centurions who won the latest North West  Micro Leaue meeting at Fleetwood Leisure Centre

Classy Blackburn Centurions swim to gala glory at latest micro league meet

POOL POWER: Niamh Robinson will compete in seven events

Niamh Robinson's plotting route to Samoa for the Youth Games

RECORD: George Durkin

Nifty fifty for record breaking George Durkin

Great Harwood Juniors show off their medals with Hyndburn MP Graham Jones

Teams out in force for annual junior football tournament

CUP GLORY: St Bede’s Girls Under 16s added the county cup to their national glory after beating Bishop Rawstorne

End of season presentations held at home of Burnley FC

Knockout last eight in final push

Knockout last eight in final push

Tony greenwood, Neil McGovern (Ref),  Brad SouthernPeter Doyle, John Timperley (Ref, Andy Dibb (Marker),  Jimmy Waddington

A Golden opportunity for the small table final pair

XXXXX: Pat and Phil Fogarty on the right with winners Kevin Haslam and Andy Hilliard

Haslam and Hilliard take the honours

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Ribble Valley Ladies Darts End Of Season Presentation Night at Billington & Whalley Brass Band Club.
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Brass Band 'B' take top Billing at darts awards

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