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DARWEN SNOOKER: Hussein proves the difference as Potters book place in the quarter-finals

Simon Entwistle (54086683)

New boss aiming to create ‘legacy’

Blackburn hawks in red white - general action during the  EIHA Junior Leagues U11 North 2015/16 ice hockey match between blackburn hawks juniors and kingston juniors under 11s team at blackburn ice arean blackburn on sunday 24th jan 2016 Self billing appl

Future looking bright for junior ice hockey set-up


League chase for KO glory is hotting up

Blessed Trinity Yr 8 football (53282400)

Blessed Trinity’s cup hopes are over

16 year old Declan Highway who plays for Mill Hill Diversity FC has been selected into the final 22 for the England Disability Trials. Pictured is Declan with the rest of his team Mill Hill Diversity FC

Declan’s aiming to get on the international Highway

Charlotte talks from the Hart on Shuttleworth visit

Charlotte talks from the Hart on Shuttleworth visit

Eric Wallace (53745794)

Wait is finally over as Eric achieves his bowls double

SPORTSHALL ATHLETICS: Lower Darwen join the Hall of fame

BOWN COW in orange keeper saves during the  Blackburn sunday league football match BROWN COW v PRINCE OF WALES at pleasington playing fields Blackburn on Sunday 24th Jan 2016Self billing applies where appropriate 01254 391469 press@kipax.com NO UNPAID USE

Brown Cow are four-some as league goes goal crazy


Favourites Mill Hill on course for league title

COLIN HORNE 21.01.16

Mill Hill St Peter's RC Primary School competition winning football team celebrating their Champions Of Champions achievement. (53358698)

St Peters are the champions of champions

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The heat is on at Pleckgate in sportshall qualifier

Helen Brown    18.01.16
St Mary's College student, Charlie Hutchings (18), in Blackburn, has won the  British Colleges Tennis Tournament and is now going to compete in the National Championship in April. (53008521)

Tennis ace Charlie sets sights on national glory

St Thomas (52230217)

St Thomas’ are the best in borough

Kevin McGuinness. 4.7.2014
Bill Maynard (left) the Chairman of ELFDA and Graham Harris the Leisure Facilities Manager for Blackburn with Darwen Council. They are pictured at Pleasington Playing Fields

Leagues issue weather warning

Prince is the goal king of the county

Prince is the goal king of the county

Paul Kilshaw (51985678)

Dale lose ground on rivals after rain wins

Burnley's James White launching an attack against Colne & Nelson

Derby victory keeps Burnley in the hunt

Tim Bradley 16.01.2014
Grass Roots Heroes 2013..
Community Club of the Year Burnley RUFC (51253326)

Burnley second string kick off the year with a win

Mikey Worswick black pants with trainer jason curtis and the match referee -.Mikey Worswick succesfully defends his ISKA  British and Commonwealth full contact professional kickboxing titles against Shaun Law of Dragon Foot (Barnsley) ..during the  KOKORO

Boxer Mikey aiming to get a kick in 2016

midfield action park in red during the Blue & white Rosebowl cup match between  Park F.C. and Whinney Hill Colts  at Pleasington playing fields Blackburn on Sunday 3rd Jan 2016 Self billing applies where appropriate 01254 391469 press@kipax.com NO UNPAID

Sunday League returns early to get the ball rolling


Champions are Stars of the show at league awards

Best in the borough ready for snooker competition that’s set to be a real knockout

Best in the borough ready for snooker competition that’s set to be a real knockout

Peter Bradley East Lancashire League president

Local football league could extend season if poor weather continues

A silver lining for the sporty Oakhill pupils

A silver lining for the sporty Oakhill pupils

FIGHTING FIT: Members of Sandygate Amateur Boxing Club who enjoyed a successful sell-out home show at the Burnley Mechanics which included boxers from clubs from across the North West

Sandygate boxers are the stars of their home show

Livesey pockets win after marathon frame

Livesey pockets win after marathon frame

CHEER WE GO: Megan Riley from Burnley who was the Young Volunteer of the Year winner at the annual Lancashire Sport Awards

Amateur stars shine at Lancashire Sport Awards

GET IN: Olivia Wilkes drills home one of her two goals in the Lancashire’s 6-0 victory

Wonderful Wilkes bags a brilliant brace

Lancashire celebrate opening goal - Pictures: KIPAX

Seven up for county boys as they find their fizz...

IMPRESSIVE: Max Constant

High flying duo reach nationals

Maddie Elliott (Yr 10) of St Bede’s

Pupils plough on through the mud and rain to glory

SELECTED: (l-r): Miranda Bower, Katie Rennolds, William Beaven

Burnley club impress against rivals in meet that attracts the top swimmers

GOAL: Adam Bolton, from Hyndburn, finds the net for Lancashire Pictures: KIPAX

Adam Bolton on fire as Lancashire boys reach double figures

ATTACK: Team-mates from Lower Darwen Primary School launch a double attack during a match in the tournament

First dodgeball competition is a big hit with young players in Blackburn and Darwen

IN THE FAMILY: Chris Lengthorn and sister Laura Massaro

Lengthorn severs links with England Squash to take up offer too good to refuse

CHARGE: Rossendale secured an impressive weekend victory Picture: Paul Kilshaw

Rossendale set for promotion push

VICTORY: Jonny Hannan

Fox rise from the Ash-es in stunning comeback to continue winning streak

DELIGHT: Millie Schofield

Talented Burnley youngster earns Lancashire call-up

TOGETHER: Players shake hands before the final of the tournament hosted by AHF FC

Football festival inspires unity in the community

ON CUE: Steve Davis with youngsters who have been taking part in the scheme

Snooker legend Steve Davis is giving youngsters a break

Rossendale left to pay the price after Bill defeat

Rossendale left to pay the price after Bill defeat

KICKS: Joe Parkinson

Parkinson is perfect with boot

ON THE CHARGE: Rossendale Under 16s in action against Sefton Under 16s at the weekend 	         Pictures: PAUL KILSHAW

So close but Sefton seal victory

HAPPY: Coach Dino Radice

Defiant Dino says side have no reason to fear

AWARDS NIGHT: Ian Tomlinson presented trophies to award winners at Ribbblesdale Bowling Club’s annual presentation evening

Ribblesdale winners honoured at awards

CUP EXIT: Green’s Sam Hayes

A spot of bother as Longridge crash out

RING KING: Jack Fay, 20, of Techniques Amateur Boxing Club in Blackburn who won the national ABA novice heavyweight title at the iconic York Hall in Bethnall Green  Pictures: COLIN HORNE

BOXING: Jack showing the right Techniques

GET IN: Lancashire Schoolboys celebrate Zach Hargreaves goal

Zach fires Red Rose in to next round

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