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Jail for sex attack takeaway boss

Guo Xun Li, of Blackburn Road, Accrington, forced entry into a room and attacked his victim before sexually assaulting her.

Log burner dismantled after fire

Firefighters from Hyndburn were called to a house on Queensway in Church and spent about an hour dismantling the fireplace and putting out the fire.

Watch: Specialists called in to rehome Accrington sharks

Aquascope, which has been operating for more than 50 years, is one of the largest aquatics store in the region and its collection includes three blacktip reef sharks.

Toilet scheme branded ‘failure’

Councillors in Great Harwood launched the project back in March following the closure of public toilets in the town.

Plaque for ‘Mr Huncoat’ Colin

The bench plaque was unveiled for Colin Feeley, who passed away earlier this year, in a special ceremony attended by dozens of friends and family members on Sunday, November 16.

Police appeal for wanted man

Thomas Ward, 21, who is known to frequent the Blackburn and Hyndburn areas, is wanted in connection with burglaries where items of jewellery were stolen.

Jail for sex attack takeaway boss

Guo Xun Li, of Blackburn Road, Accrington, forced entry into a room and attacked his victim before sexually assaulting her.

Log burner dismantled after fire

Firefighters from Hyndburn were called to a house on Queensway in Church and spent about an hour dismantling the fireplace and putting out the fire.

Watch: Specialists called in to rehome Accrington sharks

Aquascope, which has been operating for more than 50 years, is one of the largest aquatics store in the region and its collection includes three blacktip reef sharks.

Toilet scheme branded ‘failure’

Councillors in Great Harwood launched the project back in March following the closure of public toilets in the town.

Plaque for ‘Mr Huncoat’ Colin

The bench plaque was unveiled for Colin Feeley, who passed away earlier this year, in a special ceremony attended by dozens of friends and family members on Sunday, November 16.

Accrington Stanley 2 Cambridge United 1: League 2 report

Piero Mingoia scores in each half to get the Reds' push for the play-offs back on track

FA Cup can be inspiration for Reds success

Stanley hope to carry Cup joy into league clash with Cambridge

Joycey's Journal: Gaffer's captaincy doubt was news to me

FA Cup win has boosted confidence heading into Cambridge clash

Accrington Stanley sign Matt Crooks on loan

Huddersfield youngster joins the Reds till January

John Coleman reckons Reds' FA Cup win was right up there

Knocking out Notts was a huge achievement, says the Stanley boss

Concert to mark ‘Truce’ centenary

A 100-strong community choir has been formed from members across the country for ‘The Rhyme of No Man’s Land’ concert at St James’ Church.

Head is 'inspirational' says glowing report

Baxenden St John’ CE Primary School was given a ‘good’ rating by Ofsted and headteacher Christina Regan was praised as an ‘inspirational leader’

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