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Lancashire County Council unveils plans for further £223m of cuts

Total savings of £375m are set to see 2,500 county hall jobs go by 2018

Cricket stars bid farewell to Baxenden club president Leslie Pilkington

Les served as president for more than 50 years

Fire crews called out in early hours to house in Rishton

Firefighters from Hyndburn were called to Company Street following a dishwasher fire

'Sex in Class' TV documentary filmed in Accrington school set to air

Thirteen pupils from Hollins Technology College took part in the course with a Belgian 'sexologist'

Residents warned to be 'vigilant' after two house burglaries in same area of Accrington

In one incident on Manchester Road the unknown offenders made off with cash, jewellery and a Ford Fiesta

GALLERY: Special room dedicated to the Accrington Pals unveiled

Artefacts, famous images and interpretation boards are just some of the items on display at the Accrington Town Hall

Wham! Accrington Stanley renames stadium in £200,000 sponsorship deal

The Reds home ground will now be called the Wham Stadium

Lancashire County Council unveils plans for further £223m of cuts

Total savings of £375m are set to see 2,500 county hall jobs go by 2018

Cricket stars bid farewell to Baxenden club president Leslie Pilkington

Les served as president for more than 50 years

Fire crews called out in early hours to house in Rishton

Firefighters from Hyndburn were called to Company Street following a dishwasher fire

Residents warned to be 'vigilant' after two house burglaries in same area of Accrington

In one incident on Manchester Road the unknown offenders made off with cash, jewellery and a Ford Fiesta

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.

'Sex in Class' TV documentary filmed in Accrington school set to air

Thirteen pupils from Hollins Technology College took part in the course with a Belgian 'sexologist'

PICTURES: Rishton school volunteer treks 100km in aid of heart charity

Darren Sagar completed the journey from London to Southend in just over 28 hours without any sleep

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