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Woman who threatened shop workers in Nelson with a machete jailed for three knifepoint robberies

A woman has been given a 12-year sentence for committing three knifepoint robberies at shops in Nelson.

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Heavy traffic building on M6, M61 and M55 following 'police incident' near Preston

45-minute delays were reported on the M6 near Preston following a “police incident”.

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The friendliest pubs and bars in Burnley: 23 drinking spots that have the highest ratings on Google reviews and customers describe as "friendly"

England’s in the Euro 2024 final, and that means one thing: pub time.

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Mental health: Burnley based The-Oasis CIC is improving lives by providing accessible and affordable mental health support

‘This is so needed.’

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Burnley people in crisis waiting 'months' for NHS mental health support, says Casual Minds Matter

Some suicidal people are waiting for more than half a year for mental health support through the NHS, says a Burnley CIC.

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Farleys Solicitors assist Basically Cheer and Fitness with new lease in Burnley

Basically Cheer CIC, a not-for-profit organisation, has opened a new health and wellbeing hub in Burnley.

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Antisocial behaviour: Lancashire’s PCC supports battle against off-road bikes after Burnley grandad fatally hit

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has vowed to battle against off-road bikes after a Burnley grandad was fatally hit.

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Burnley-based VEKA collaborate with the police to combat crime

In a drive to support advancement of security standards in the construction industry, Burnley-based VEKA plc hosted a 'Designing out Crime with VEKA' day.

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Lancashire hospital trusts pay out £97m for childbirth and maternity failings

Hospitals across Lancashire have paid out almost £100m in negligence claims for childbirth and maternity failings in the last five years.

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Lancashire PCC Clive Grunshaw launches summer crime prevention fund

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has launched a summer crime prevention fund.

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Lancashire PCC Clive Grunshaw urges Burnley, Pendle and Ribble Valley residents to have their say on policing

Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner is seeking residents' views on policing.

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Lancashire devolution deal left in limbo after election result - as row over mayor threatens to resume

No decision has yet been taken over whether the devolution deal Lancashire struck with the last Conservative government will be implemented in its current form by the new Labour administration, the Local Democracy Reporting Service (LDRS) can reveal.

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England v Spain Euro 2024 final: 14 Burnley beer gardens you could visit this weekend before the match

Let’s hope the sun’s out as England take on Spain in the Euro 2024 final.

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Burnley has one of the highest respiratory death rates in England

Burnley has one of the highest respiratory death rates in England, new figures show.

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Greenhouse gas emissions in Burnley fall – as new Government ramps up action towards net zero

Fewer greenhouse gas emissions were released into the atmosphere in Burnley in 2022, new figures show.

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Uber: late-night safety features coming to app - how they work and how to use them

It’s about time! 📱

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iPhone scam: urgent warning over iCloud text phishing scam - and how to protect yourself

Just ignore it 🙅‍♂️

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Here are 11 steps being taken by Burnley Council to help tackle climate change

Burnley Council is celebrating its progress on taking climate actions to reduce its carbon footprint.

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Third thumb: what is it, how does it work and is it easy to use?

Thumbs up will never be the same again 👍

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Police issue update into sudden death of man in Burnley

Police have issued an update following the unexplained death of a man in Burnley in March, which was originally treated as a criminal enquiry.