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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

CCTV appeal after three shoplifting incidents

Police have released pictures of three men following separate incidents in Accrington town centre

Hyndburn Council steps up war on dog fouling

Hyndburn’s refuse wagons are now displaying banners asking Poo Dunnit?

More than 4,000 homes in Hyndburn in fuel poverty

The Hyndburn council figures also show that 1,500 houses across the borough are without central heating

Accrington Stanley probe 'alleged racist incident' at defeat to Newport County

The incident happened after the final whistle on Friday after the Reds lost 2-0 at the Crown Ground

Accrington man charged with alleged abduction of young girl

Imran Khan, 33, of Pendle Street, Accrington was due to appear at Burnley Magistrates Court

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

GALLERY: Hollyoaks star attends World Down Syndrome Day

10-month-old Eva Lorente, from Oswaldtwistle, plays Minnie Blake on the Channel 4 soap

CCTV appeal after three shoplifting incidents

Police have released pictures of three men following separate incidents in Accrington town centre

Hyndburn Council steps up war on dog fouling

Hyndburn’s refuse wagons are now displaying banners asking Poo Dunnit?

More than 4,000 homes in Hyndburn in fuel poverty

The Hyndburn council figures also show that 1,500 houses across the borough are without central heating

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