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Renowned wildlife artist shows off her collection in Accrington

Pollyanna Pickering will exhibit at the Haworth Art Gallery until June 7

Plans to build four homes in Oswaldtwistle withdrawn

Proposals submitted to Hyndburn council by Mr M Haworth to construct the four houses with eight parking spaces on land at the rear of Milton Street, were pulled before they reached the Hyndburn council planning committee.

GALLERY: Six reader photos bring back memories of Hyndburn's past

The fascinating images from bygone days are from the 1940s, 1950s and 1970s

GALLERY: Top ten Accrington eateries revealed

The list of restaurants, cafes and pubs has been compiled from reviews on TripAdvisor

Flytipping dumped on back alley just weeks after large clean-up operation

The waste was left on an alleyway between Spring Street and Edleston Street in Accrington

UPDATE: Marks and Spencer delay Accrington store closure

Reaction to store giant's decision to postpone next month's closure

Plans to build four homes in Oswaldtwistle withdrawn

Proposals submitted to Hyndburn council by Mr M Haworth to construct the four houses with eight parking spaces on land at the rear of Milton Street, were pulled before they reached the Hyndburn council planning committee.

GALLERY: Six reader photos bring back memories of Hyndburn's past

The fascinating images from bygone days are from the 1940s, 1950s and 1970s

Renowned wildlife artist shows off her collection in Accrington

Pollyanna Pickering will exhibit at the Haworth Art Gallery until June 7

GALLERY: Top ten Accrington eateries revealed

The list of restaurants, cafes and pubs has been compiled from reviews on TripAdvisor

Flytipping dumped on back alley just weeks after large clean-up operation

The waste was left on an alleyway between Spring Street and Edleston Street in Accrington

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.

Accrington Academy 'rapidly improving' according to inspectors

Ofsted have rated the Academy 'good' in all areas after its latest inspection

Accrington Old Boys offering help to language students

The Accrington Grammar School Old Boys Association is offering a bursary to students who want to improve their foreign language skills

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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