Local News & Sport headlines - Page 166
Plans for a direct rail link between Burnley and Manchester have been put on hold for six months.
Police are appealing for information after a burglar targeted the home of a 93 year old man in Barnoldswick as he slept.
Police in Burnley have seized 280 litres of alcohol from youths in the Burnley and Pendle areas in the past three months as part of an operation to tackle anti-social behaviour.
Three men from Nelson have been jailed after holding two brothers captive and subjecting them to vicious beatings.
Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a 16 year old boy had his wallet and phone stolen as he walked home alone in Burnley on Monday, 14th October.
A major plan is being launched to identify how roads, rail and cycle networks need to be transformed to achieve East Lancashire's ambitions to create a thriving economy, more job opportunities and healthy lifestyles in the coming decades.
THREE men and a woman have today been jailed for a total of over 30 years after being convicted of people trafficking for exploitation following a ten week trial at Preston Crown Court.
Five guilty of trafficking Slovakian woman to Bradford and Burnley
A number of suspected drug dealers have been arrested in early morning raids across Accrington.
Sean Dyche has been crowned Championship Manager of the Month for September.
BREAKING: Body found in Burnley
Police were called by the ambulance service at around 8am this morning (Monday 27 July), after reports that a man had been found dead at a business premises on Balderstone Close, Burnley.
Peter Kay comes to Oswaldtwistle
Most of the time you wont have heard of the warm up man at events... but not last night.