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Nearest and dearest club together to help former Rishton landlord battle inoperable brain tumour

Ex Roebuck Inn publican Ian Walsh, 53, was diagnosed with the tumour in January

Driver reversed into two police cars in stolen van during high speed chase

Martin Maughan, of Nuttall Street, Accrington, also damage several parked cars and nearly hit a pedestrian at 60mph

Two people from Accrington injured in Yorkshire Dales crash

A 41-year-old man and 43-year-old woman were taken to hospital for treatment

Buckingham Palace invite for Accrington and Rossendale College tutors

Lee Hyatt, Christine Brand, Marc Smith and Eileen Melling have all been invited to attend the Royal Garden Party in May

Appeal after pubgoer suffers fractured eye socket and cheekbone in assault

Police said the incident happened in the beer garden of The Walmsley Arms in Great Harwood

Service announced to commemorate 70th anniversary of VE Day

The Great Harwood branch of The Royal British Legion will hold a service at the Cenotaph in Memorial Park on May 10

Two people from Accrington injured in Yorkshire Dales crash

A 41-year-old man and 43-year-old woman were taken to hospital for treatment

Nearest and dearest club together to help former Rishton landlord battle inoperable brain tumour

Ex Roebuck Inn publican Ian Walsh, 53, was diagnosed with the tumour in January

Appeal after pubgoer suffers fractured eye socket and cheekbone in assault

Police said the incident happened in the beer garden of The Walmsley Arms in Great Harwood

Pictures: Crowds line streets to cheer on scouts and guides at St George's parade

The sun shone as 200 Hyndburn scouts and guides celebrated the life of the patron saint

Service announced to commemorate 70th anniversary of VE Day

The Great Harwood branch of The Royal British Legion will hold a service at the Cenotaph in Memorial Park on May 10

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.

Buckingham Palace invite for Accrington and Rossendale College tutors

Lee Hyatt, Christine Brand, Marc Smith and Eileen Melling have all been invited to attend the Royal Garden Party in May

Accrington and Rossendale College officially opens new £1.3m sport fitness centre

The state-of-the art facility will be available to students and the wider community

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