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Young chefs battle it out

Three pupils from Rhyddings Business and Enterprise School took part in the first round of the competition by Rotary International.

Warning after a spate of van thefts across Hyndburn

Police are appealing to van owners to be vigilant after a spate of thefts targeting workers' vans, often containing often expensive tools or building materials.

Heroin user died at friend’s house

Jonathan Mallen, of Edgar Street, Accrington,was found by long-time friend Michael Bolton at his home on Town Hall Square in Great Harwood on August 5 this year. Paramedics were called however he was pronounced dead at the scene aged 38.

Arsonists blamed for caravan fire

Crews from Hyndburn and Rawtenstall were called to land off Northfield Road in Rising Bridge and tackled the blaze using a hose reel.

Dad died after taking drugs inquest is told

Trevor White, 43, was found dead at his friend’s home in Water Street, Accrington on Monday, October 6.

David's joy as work begins on new £100k playground

Three years ago St Christopher’s student David Reid, then 11, was so unhappy at the shabby state of the West End play area, on Blackburn Road where his siblings Jack and Megan played, that he wrote to Peter Britcliffe of the Oswaldtwistle Area Council to complain.

Young chefs battle it out

Three pupils from Rhyddings Business and Enterprise School took part in the first round of the competition by Rotary International.

Warning after a spate of van thefts across Hyndburn

Police are appealing to van owners to be vigilant after a spate of thefts targeting workers' vans, often containing often expensive tools or building materials.

Arsonists blamed for caravan fire

Crews from Hyndburn and Rawtenstall were called to land off Northfield Road in Rising Bridge and tackled the blaze using a hose reel.

Heroin user died at friend’s house

Jonathan Mallen, of Edgar Street, Accrington,was found by long-time friend Michael Bolton at his home on Town Hall Square in Great Harwood on August 5 this year. Paramedics were called however he was pronounced dead at the scene aged 38.

David's joy as work begins on new £100k playground

Three years ago St Christopher’s student David Reid, then 11, was so unhappy at the shabby state of the West End play area, on Blackburn Road where his siblings Jack and Megan played, that he wrote to Peter Britcliffe of the Oswaldtwistle Area Council to complain.

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.

FA Cup can stir Accrington Stanley spirit

Reds hope to get a run going by reaching the third round

Accrington Stanley v Yeovil Town: FA Cup preview

Saturday sees maiden meeting between the Reds and the Glovers

Adam Machaj has big plans for 2015

Oswaldtwistle boxer aims to get back on track after shock loss last time out

Young chefs battle it out

Three pupils from Rhyddings Business and Enterprise School took part in the first round of the competition by Rotary International.

David's joy as work begins on new £100k playground

Three years ago St Christopher’s student David Reid, then 11, was so unhappy at the shabby state of the West End play area, on Blackburn Road where his siblings Jack and Megan played, that he wrote to Peter Britcliffe of the Oswaldtwistle Area Council to complain.

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