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Man found dead in Rishton canal named as Brian Prescott

Mr Prescott, 52, was found in the Leeds-Liverpool canal near Harwood Road by a member of the public on August 18

Calf rescued from Clayton-le-Moors canal after getting trapped in mud

Firefighters were called to the Leeds-Liverpool Canal near Read Street at 3.45am today

Hyndburn has highest proportion of food outlets in need of improvement in East Lancashire

Forty-eight of the area's 657 premises need either Major or Urgent improvement in food hygiene

Shoe Zone store in Accrington set to close later this year

Bosses have confirmed the Broadway shop will close by Christmas

Is Reece Bibby coming back in a new boyband?

The Accrington X Factor star has been teasing fans with his tweets this week

Two-inch 'Asian hornet' found in Great Harwood garage revealed to be harmless wasp

Animal experts at Blackpool Zoo confirmed that the insect was not dangerous

Man found dead in Rishton canal named as Brian Prescott

Mr Prescott, 52, was found in the Leeds-Liverpool canal near Harwood Road by a member of the public on August 18

Calf rescued from Clayton-le-Moors canal after getting trapped in mud

Firefighters were called to the Leeds-Liverpool Canal near Read Street at 3.45am today

Accrington entrepreneur invents T-shirt that can 'locate lost children'

The T-shirts employ the same technology used in debit and credit cards

Shoe Zone store in Accrington set to close later this year

Bosses have confirmed the Broadway shop will close by Christmas

Hyndburn has highest proportion of food outlets in need of improvement in East Lancashire

Forty-eight of the area's 657 premises need either Major or Urgent improvement in food hygiene

Accrington Stanley fixtures 2015/16

Stanley begin the new season with a home game against Luton and face bitter rivals Morecambe in their very first away match

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.

PICTURES: Sneak peak at new £5m centre set to open at Accrington and Rossendale College

The Heartwood Centre will open to the public next month and include a restaurant, bakery and shop

PICTURES: Norden High School headteacher praises GCSE pupils on their 'outstanding success'

Pupils in Rishton have been receiving their results this morning

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