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Drunk pair locked up for attack

James Dean and Richie Gardiner attacked Anthony Pemberton at a friend’s house in Rishton after the victim started pushing them out of the building, Burnley Crown Court heard.

Happy 90th birthday Garth!

Garth, of Queens Road West, Accrington, was joined by wife of 65 years Dorothy for a party at their daughter Barbara Milne’s house in Colne.

Town centre pub set for cafe change after plans go-ahead

It comes after Hyndburn Council granted planning permission for the scheme at the Duke of Wellington pub off Towngate.

Five-year-old seriously injured in M65 accident

The 44-year-old male driver also suffered broken bones in the crash at around 9.15pm on Thursday.

Pro aims to leave Enfield on a high

The Enfield professional returns to South Africa on Monday, meaning this weekend’s double-header will be his final games of the season.

Reds' boots stolen in wheelbarrow

Police said a total of 19 pairs of football boots and 15 footballs were stolen from the club’s Crown Ground last week, along with a wheelbarrow thought to have been used to transport stolen items away from the scene.

Happy 90th birthday Garth!

Garth, of Queens Road West, Accrington, was joined by wife of 65 years Dorothy for a party at their daughter Barbara Milne’s house in Colne.

Drunk pair locked up for attack

James Dean and Richie Gardiner attacked Anthony Pemberton at a friend’s house in Rishton after the victim started pushing them out of the building, Burnley Crown Court heard.

TV star Julie to get Freedom of Borough

The Accrington actress has been nominated by the council to receive the Freedom of the Borough at a ceremony next month.

Funding boost for Players for Pals production

The award-winning local community drama group was awarded the money through the HLF’s First World War Then and Now programme.

Town centre pub set for cafe change after plans go-ahead

It comes after Hyndburn Council granted planning permission for the scheme at the Duke of Wellington pub off Towngate.

Accrington Stanley 2 Luton Town 2: League 2 match report

BOOTS bonus helps the Reds get up and running with their first point of the new season

Accrington Stanley v Luton Town: League 2 match preview

Captain Luke Joyce urges the Reds to stop the rot after starting the season with four straight defeats.

Lancashire League review

Professional Werner Coetsee hopes to return home on Monday with ENFIELD still in title contention heading into the final three games.

Accrington Stanley boss James Beattie takes blame for Shrewsbury setback

Manager accepts responsibility for dismal 4-0 defeat despite admitting his defenders had pondered in possession.

Shrewsbury Town 4 Accrington Stanley 0: League 2 match report

The Reds gifted the hosts their first two goals before going in a man and three goals down at half-time.

TV star Julie to get Freedom of Borough

The Accrington actress has been nominated by the council to receive the Freedom of the Borough at a ceremony next month.

GCSE Results Day gallery

We've been sent in photos from schools across Hyndburn who are sharing their GCSE success.

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