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Four males taken to hospital after fire engine overturns on the M65 causing traffic chaos in Burnley

Four males have been taken to the hospital after a fire engine overturned on the M65, causing traffic chaos in Burnley.

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Police appeal after elderly man dies in road collision in the Ribble Valley

Police are appealing for information and footage following a fatal collision in Pendleton yesterday.

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Police close Burnley road due to traffic collision

The police have closed a Burnley road due to a traffic collision.

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Going Green: Plant now before extreme weather hits

I want to try and protect my garden from all the extreme weather we keep having, how’s best to do that? Joint research from The Met Office, the University of Exeter and the University of Leeds recently found extreme weather events in the UK are going to increase further.

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Going Green: Buy gift with the planet in mind for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is coming this month, traditionally, UK retailers experience a £700 million boost as we all rush to the shops to get presents for the fathers in our lives.

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​Which way to vote to stay squeaky green?

​​I want to vote on July 4th with the environment in mind but am struggling to find information about the three major parties green pledges.

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King’s Honours List: cricket veteran, cat-lover and council leaders amongst Lancashire folk given a gong

A Fylde cricket club stalwart, a volunteer for a first aid group and a woman dedicated to the protection of cats join two Lancashire council leaders in gaining recognition in this year’s King’s Birthday Honours List.

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Raidy's: Chef behind Burnley burger takeaway relishing unexpected career change

When chef Paddy Raidy's new job at the Freemasons in Wiswell fell through at the start of the first lockdown, he was left with one simple, single thought – "What the hell am I going to do?"

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Burnley pupils receive Primary Engineers awards at UCLan Victoria Mill

Pupils from schools across Burnley visited UCLan Victoria Mill to receive awards and recognition for their engineering ideas.

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Burnley students team up with Boohoo to help decorate the Burnley Business Awards 2024

Burnley students have joined forces with Boohoo to deliver part of the décor for the Burnley Business Awards 2024.

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Rudy Gestede explains what new Blackburn Rovers role entails

Blackburn Rovers have confirmed the return of John Park and Rudy Gestede

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Blackburn confirm crucial appointments as ex-player and staff return

Blackburn Rovers have appointed a new Head of Recruitment and Head of Football Operations

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Blackburn star delivers positive verdict after injury return

Blackburn Rovers' international stars have come through this week unscathed

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Stonyhurst College Head Boy gains scholarship at Royal Military Academy Sandhurst

The Head Boy of Stonyhurst College has been offered a prestigious scholarship at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.

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Nicola Bulley's family speak out in new BBC documentary about her disappearance

A new BBC documentary about the disappearance of Nicola Bulley will feature exclusive interviews with her family and those closest to the case.

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Finance expert delivers Blackburn verdict with Venky's claim

Blackburn Rovers' financial health has been assessed by an expert in football finance

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Large-scale methamphetamine laboratory uncovered in Clitheroe by National Crime Agency and Greater Manchester Police

A large-scale methamphetamine laboratory operating at an address in Clitheroe was uncovered by police during an early morning warrant

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36 outstanding retro Burnley nightlife snaps featuring Mojitos, Bar Boogie and Hot Shots

If you were a regular in Mojitos, Bar Boogie or Hot Shots back in 2013, you might want to look away now.

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Over 1,000 Lancashire children 'missing' from school

More than 1,100 children do not currently have a school place Lancashire, it has emerged.

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Campaigners host Lancashire hospital cemetery tour to raise awareness

Campaigners who are raising awareness of a Lancashire cemetery which includes the graves of asylum and hospital patients and military servicemen, are holding a guided tour this weekend.