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House destroyed by 'inferno'

House completely destroyed after exploding into flames

Firestarter gran is ‘risk to others’

Bernadette Meadowcroft, admitted starting a blaze at her terraced home in Rishton last summer.

Race for mum who lost her son

Elaine Whitehead, who works as a homelessness officer at Hyndburn Council, completed the Ron Hill Accrington 10k with her colleague Sharon Jackson, from Oswaldtwistle, in memory of her son Shaun who died from a brain tumour in 2013.

Accrington Pals obelisk is backed

Hyndburn council bosses intend to build the structure as a monument to the Accrington Pals.

£17k drugs farm dad jailed for year

Michael Tang, 33, rented the two-bedroom house on Shuttleworth Street, Rishton, for six months before police raided the property last August.

Police CCTV appeal after shoplifting in Accrington and Rishton

Thefts occurred in Argos in Accrington and the Co-op in Rishton on March 23.

House destroyed by 'inferno'

House completely destroyed after exploding into flames

Student hopes to be a carnival queen

16-year-old Rachael Collinson from Great Harwood is the first entrant in Carnival Queen competition

Firestarter gran is ‘risk to others’

Bernadette Meadowcroft, admitted starting a blaze at her terraced home in Rishton last summer.

Race for mum who lost her son

Elaine Whitehead, who works as a homelessness officer at Hyndburn Council, completed the Ron Hill Accrington 10k with her colleague Sharon Jackson, from Oswaldtwistle, in memory of her son Shaun who died from a brain tumour in 2013.

Accrington Pals obelisk is backed

Hyndburn council bosses intend to build the structure as a monument to the Accrington Pals.

York 1 Accrington Stanley 1: League 2 match report

Shay McCartan came off the bench to grab a last-gasp equaliser and earn the Reds another crucial point in their battle to beat the drop

Beattie hails Stanley position despite defeat

Reds are still six points clear of the League 2 drop zone after losing 1-0 to second-bottom Northampton

York v Accrington Stanley: League 2 match preview

Boss urges Reds not to let their hard work go to waste with a poor finish to the season

Accrington Stanley v Northampton: League 2 match preview

Reds' manager James Beattie warns his players that safety hasn't been secured just yet

Exeter City 0 Stanley 1: League 2 match report

Kayode Odejayi ends his three-month goal drought to hand the Reds a valuable victory in their battle to beat the drop

Student hopes to be a carnival queen

16-year-old Rachael Collinson from Great Harwood is the first entrant in Carnival Queen competition

Stanley player’s Easter surprise

Striker Marcus Carver visited youngsters at Peel Park Primary School to hand out Easter eggs to the winners of the school’s annual egg decorating competition.

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