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Road closes as gale force winds hit

Police closed Paradise Street, Accrington at 12.30pm on Tuesday, October 21 at the request of Lancashire County Council.

Spate of car thefts in Accrington

Police are investigating six incidents in the Woodnook and Barnfield areas of the town.

MP takes Prime Minister to task over NHS

Speaking in Parliament at Prime Minister’s Questions, Graham Jones MP said: "The NHS in my constituency is in crisis."

Concern over rats reports in park

Hyndburn Council received calls from residents concerned about the number of rats that had reportedly spotted in Rhyddings Park, Oswaldtwistle.

Stanley footballer pays emotional tribute as girlfriend dies aged 22

It's believed Ashley Dickson passed away following a long-term illness.

Teen sexually assaulted in Great Harwood

The incident took place at around 5pm on Saturday, October 18 when the victim was approached by a man on Town Hall Street.

Spate of car thefts in Accrington

Police are investigating six incidents in the Woodnook and Barnfield areas of the town.

Road closes as gale force winds hit

Police closed Paradise Street, Accrington at 12.30pm on Tuesday, October 21 at the request of Lancashire County Council.

Scouts team up with creepy crawlies for Halloween challenge

The group has organised a lot of activities for the Cooper’s Creepers fun day with a range of creepy crawly themed games, including a challenge to lie in a coffin with a snake.

Concern over rats reports in park

Hyndburn Council received calls from residents concerned about the number of rats that had reportedly spotted in Rhyddings Park, Oswaldtwistle.

MP takes Prime Minister to task over NHS

Speaking in Parliament at Prime Minister’s Questions, Graham Jones MP said: "The NHS in my constituency is in crisis."

John O'Sullivan extends Accrington Stanley loan

Republic of Ireland Under-21 international to spend another two months with the Reds

Stevenage 2 Accrington Stanley 1: League 2 report

Boss angry after first back-to-back defeats since returning to the Reds

Stevenage v Accrington Stanley: League 2 preview

Jesse Joronen could make his Reds debut after signing on loan on Friday

Ladies keep their Cup march going

Accy extend their best-ever run in the FA Women's Cup after going through the second qualifying round

John Coleman backs Accrington Stanley to bounce back

Boss remains positive despite last week's home defeat by Dagenham & Redbridge

Scholarships glory for students

The Pilkington Scholarship is a fund which grants scholarships to those who have studied at the College, after attending a local school.

Seaside comes to school to boost pupils' writing

Instead of travelling to the beach, staff at Great Harwood Primary School created a seaside scene setting in the school hall.

In This Week's Paper

Journalists

Stuart Pike
Deputy editor specialising in politics
Alex Bell
Crime
Bethany English
District reporter
Beth Abbit
Court reporter
Jon Macpherson
Reporter
Kate Watkins
Reporter specialising in communities
Garth Dawson
Photographer and columnist