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Hundreds attend Oswaldtwistle Christmas lights switch-on

Pupils from St Andrew's CE primary school entertained the crowd on Wednesday night by singing carols, and the lights were switched on by Carnival Queen Stephanie Moore.

Famed Accrington artwork to feature on Antique's Roadshow

The Sulphur Crested Cockatoos Mosaic, designed by artist Louis Comfort Tiffany and gifted to Accrington by local man Joseph Briggs in the late 19th century, has been on display at the Haworth since 1951.

Traditional pies on offer to celebrate Lancashire Day

Holland's Pies provided shoppers in Accrington town centre with free pies to mark the annual event yesterday.

Vicious thug set his dog on cabbie

Guy Wallace, of Manor Street, Accrington, goaded the ‘dangerous dog’ into attacking Sajid Hussain as he walked home from his taxi shift in the early hours of May 17 this year, Burnley Crown Court heard.

Britain's Got Talent winner to perform at Accrington Christmas lights switch-on

The festive fun will kick off at 6pm with entertainment outside the Market Hall before Jai McDowall helps flick the Christmas lights switch.

Storage Hunter star Jesse to deliver Christmas card to young artist

Accrington Market Online is calling on children to get arty this Christmas by designing their very own Christmas card.

Famed Accrington artwork to feature on Antique's Roadshow

The Sulphur Crested Cockatoos Mosaic, designed by artist Louis Comfort Tiffany and gifted to Accrington by local man Joseph Briggs in the late 19th century, has been on display at the Haworth since 1951.

Picture gallery: Thousands flock to Accrington for Christmas lights

The 2011 winner performed to cheering crowds outside the Market Hall and was joined on stage by fellow musicians We Are Tiger Heart, Hannah Joy, Redd, Amy-Jo Clough and Matt Fitzgerald.

Traditional pies on offer to celebrate Lancashire Day

Holland's Pies provided shoppers in Accrington town centre with free pies to mark the annual event yesterday.

Hundreds attend Oswaldtwistle Christmas lights switch-on

Pupils from St Andrew's CE primary school entertained the crowd on Wednesday night by singing carols, and the lights were switched on by Carnival Queen Stephanie Moore.

Britain's Got Talent winner to perform at Accrington Christmas lights switch-on

The festive fun will kick off at 6pm with entertainment outside the Market Hall before Jai McDowall helps flick the Christmas lights switch.

John Coleman reveals key to success since Stanley return

Experienced manager has mellowed and the Reds are reaping the benefits

Reds told to keep foot on the gas

The Reds welcome Exeter City tonight and the club are urging lapsed Stanley fans and neutrals to come on down.

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

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’

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Stuart Pike
Deputy editor specialising in politics
Alex Bell
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Beth Abbit
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Jon Macpherson
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Kate Watkins
Reporter specialising in communities
Garth Dawson
Photographer and columnist