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UPDATE: Police appeal after player racially abused at Accrington Stanley match

A spectator shouted abuse at a Newport County player as he walked off the pitch at the final whistle

English Heritage objects to controversial plans for Baxenden housing scheme

An application to create 12 new homes at the former Hill Top care home site in Baxenden has been deferred

'People are just going to look at me and think I'm a thug': Accrington dog attack victim speaks out

Keith Chadwick said he will be scarred for life following the attack by two Staffordshire bull terriers

'Stop the cuts' - Accrington public's manifesto pledge from our online policy survey

Our policy manifesto survey has produced six policy priorities for the people of Hyndburn

Tributes to former Hyndburn Mayor and Labour councillor

Jack Grime MBE was a councillor for Church for decades as well as an alderman, JP, school governor and Methodist preacher.

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

English Heritage objects to controversial plans for Baxenden housing scheme

An application to create 12 new homes at the former Hill Top care home site in Baxenden has been deferred

'People are just going to look at me and think I'm a thug': Accrington dog attack victim speaks out

Keith Chadwick said he will be scarred for life following the attack by two Staffordshire bull terriers

UPDATE: Police appeal after player racially abused at Accrington Stanley match

A spectator shouted abuse at a Newport County player as he walked off the pitch at the final whistle

'Stop the cuts' - Accrington public's manifesto pledge from our online policy survey

Our policy manifesto survey has produced six policy priorities for the people of Hyndburn

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

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