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Mackenzie medical scholarship is life changing for Burnley-based UCLan student

A University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) medicine student says being awarded a fully funded scholarship for the duration of her studies has given her “the break she really needed” after being estranged from her family since the age of 17.

Burnley Express News

Kind-hearted Burnley PT hosts fabulous fundraiser for Pendleside Hospice and The Brain Tumour Charity in memory of two friends - here are 15 photos

A Burnley personal trainer has stepped up to the plate to fundraise for charity in the memory of two friends.

Burnley Express News

George Barnes: Police appeal for missing man

Police are appealing for information to help trace a man missing from Burnley.

Burnley Express News

Blackburn man arrested on suspicion of criminal damage after police car tyres slashed in Clitheroe

A Blackburn man has been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage after a number of police car tyres were slashed.

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

National Trust opens up 'secret' garden at Gawthorpe Hall

Situated on the grounds of the historic Padiham landmark, the Walled Garden was known as the kitchen garden.

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Worsthorne gathers to pay final respects to Hector Eccles

Hector Eccles, 16, died whilst riding a Polaris Ranger Farmbike in Worsthorne over the Easter weekend.

Burnley Express News

Thorneyholme RC Primary School in Dunsop Bridge hosts Easter egg hunt

An Easter egg hunt in the picturesque village of Dunsop Bridge, raised an impressive £530 for the pupils of Thorneyholme RC Primary school.

Burnley Express News

Burnley Nightlife: Your second batch of photos from the weekend featuring Smackwater Jacks, The Loom and more

Burnley’s pubs, bars and restaurants were once again packed over the weekend.

Lancs Live - Burnley

Candy Crush row blasted as 'nasty little non-story' after election hopeful filmed playing mobile game

“This is a nasty little non-story dredged up from years ago, which had some publicity at the time"

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Burnley Council Candy Crush controversy erupts as elections near

Burnley Council's deputy leader Cllr Margaret Lishman is caught on the clip focussed on Candy Crush while sitting in a Full Council meeting of the authority.

Burnley Express News

Bradley Big Local chairman to receive British Empire Medal (BEM) at Lancaster Castle from Lord-Lieutenant of Lancashire

Nelson man Waqas Arshad – the chairman of Bradley Big Local – will received his British Empire Medal on Friday in a special ceremony at Lancaster Castle for his services to families with mental health issues in Lancashire.

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Burnley man jailed over 'horrifying' attack at train station

The 62-year-old cabbie refused to accommodate a clearly drunk Davies, who smashed a bottle and slashed him across the face with it.

Lancs Live - Burnley

Racist bully attacked girlfriend, taxi driver and dad picking up son, 5, from school in string of drunken assaults

Craig Davies became aggressive saying "I'll f***ing kill you if you weren't with your kid. I'm ex-forces."

Lancs Live - Burnley

All the candidates standing in Lancashire local elections 2024

Residents are going to the polls in Burnley, Chorley, Hyndburn, Pendle, Preston, Rossendale and West Lancashire

Lancs Live - Burnley

All the Burnley local election candidates 2024 as voters prepare to head to polls

May's local elections are the last big electoral test for all the political parties

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Review: Banny’s British Kitchen, Boundary Outlet, Colne

We headed to Banny's British Kitchen in Colne to see what all the fuss is about.

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Issa brothers-owned M65 business park in Burnley takes shape

Monte Blackburn Limited (MBL) said work is ongoing at the five-unit scheme just off junction 9 on the M65.

Lancashire Telegraph | Burnley

Burnley mum calls for smart motorway ban amid new data

Sally Jacks said she “thought she was going to die” during a scary incident on a smart motorway last year.

Lancs Live - Burnley

Plans to turn Burnley riding hub storage building into office get thumbs up

"The proposal would not adversely impact the rural area"

Burnley Express News

Section of M65 closed after fuel spillage

Motorists are being urged to avoid a section of the M65 following a collision.