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GALLERY: Teenager's dream £100,000 play park officially opens

David Reid's hard work to revamp the West End play park in Oswaldtwistle has finally paid off

Diamond couple celebrate 60 years of marriage

John and Marian Molineux from Great Harwood tied the knot in 1955 after a chance meeting at a cinema

Calls to add Rishton and Huncoat train stations to direct Manchester city rail link

A motion will be submitted by Hyndburn council to the Secretary of State for Transport

Race to track down seven Accrington Carnival Queens for this year's parade

The organisers have traced all but seven former Carnival Queens in the event's 50th anniversary year

Police appeal for woman missing from Church

Amanda McLeary hasn't been seen since Sunday, March 29

Man is accused of being racially aggressive to staff after school segregated Muslim pupils for growing beards

Mohammad Liaqat, of Richmond Avenue, Accrington, denies six charges against him

GALLERY: Teenager's dream £100,000 play park officially opens

David Reid's hard work to revamp the West End play park in Oswaldtwistle has finally paid off

Race to track down seven Accrington Carnival Queens for this year's parade

The organisers have traced all but seven former Carnival Queens in the event's 50th anniversary year

Calls to add Rishton and Huncoat train stations to direct Manchester city rail link

A motion will be submitted by Hyndburn council to the Secretary of State for Transport

Diamond couple celebrate 60 years of marriage

John and Marian Molineux from Great Harwood tied the knot in 1955 after a chance meeting at a cinema

Police appeal for woman missing from Church

Amanda McLeary hasn't been seen since Sunday, March 29

Stanley set for relegation scrap

The Reds have lost their last four matches, with Saturday’s home game with Northampton Town ending in a humiliating 5-1 defeat. It leaves Coleman’s team just five points clear of the League Two relegation zone, and he insists that survival is now the aim this season.

Coley: We don't need hired gun

Stanley have scored just four goals in their last seven matches, leaving them 15th in the League Two table.

Coley confirms Einstein theory

Stanley were beaten 3-0 by Tranmere Rovers at Prenton Park last Saturday, passing up a host of opportunities and conceding soft goals along the way.

Promotion can be our revenge

Yeovil scored two late goals to win Tuesday night’s second-round replay at Huish Park and deny the Reds a dream tie at home to Manchester United in the third round.

Coley puts cup dreams on hold

The draw for the third round was made on Monday night so Stanley travel to Yeovil for Tuesday’s replay knowing that if they win, United will visit Accrington on the weekend of January 3/4.

Man is accused of being racially aggressive to staff after school segregated Muslim pupils for growing beards

Mohammad Liaqat, of Richmond Avenue, Accrington, denies six charges against him

Pupils visit care home to show off artwork of schools transformation

Accrington Academy students created the work to show the changes made since Accrington Grammar School

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