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Goodbye Accrington Marks and Spencer
Calls for Marks and Spencers to remain in Accrington have been rejected at a meeting between Company bosses and Leading Councillors last week.
Cold Weather Alert Issued Across North West
Cold weather, strong winds and snow are heading back to the North West this week says the Met Office, prompting further warnings from Public Health England to take extra care
Iraqi man endured "serious gratuitous violence" at hands of soldiers
A public inquiry has found that an innocent Iraqi civilian died after suffering an "appalling episode of serious, gratuitous violence" while in British Army custody.
Madison to get "life saving" drugs
A young girl suffering from a rare and aggressive form of cancer has been granted funding for a potentially life saving therapy.
Teen's death to play part in gaining rights
The suicide of a Burnley teenager could play a part in the rights of thousands of children in custody.
Man who robbed off licence is to be sentenced
A man who called the police to admit to a knife point robbery at an Accrington off licence - will be sentenced later.
New appeal over Burnley assault
A fresh appeal for information's being made about an assault in Burnley.
Custody standards high in Lancashire
e Head Inspector of Prisons for England and Wales has told us that custody services in Lancashire are currently of a high standard.
Flytipping costs revealed
Fly-tipping cost taxpayers 40 million pounds last year.
M65 to go dark
The lights are going out on part of the M65 in East Lancashire.
More jobs on way to East Lancs
A hundred new jobs are being created in East Lancashire.
Motorway repairs to be carried out
£2.1 million pounds is being spent on repairing part of the M65 in East Lancashire.