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Karla, 23, battling with nerve disorder

Karla Gudgeon was diagnosed with trigeminal neuralgia five years ago, after an operation on her jaw appeared to trigger the crippling nerve disorder.

Market hall traders warned over opening

Market traders received letters informing them that Hyndburn council had been monitoring their opening and closing hours over a period of eight weeks.

Former home linked with claims of abuse

Politicians have called for a thorough investigation of claims by a national newspaper that ‘members of the public were able to abuse children’ staying at the former Dyke Nook children’s home on Whalley Road.

Road closed for an hour after car blaze

A fire crew attended the car on Hexham Close, Baxenden at around 7.45am this morning.

Row over fields plan

The meeting was held by Hyndburn Borough Council on Tuesday evening, after residents expressed strong concerns about the council’s intention to dispose of Lyndon Playing Fields on Harwood Lane.

Sheep that's worth £10,000

George Cropper, 24, was rubbing his hands after he sold one of his prize winning Beltex sheep for a record breaking £9,995.

Karla, 23, battling with nerve disorder

Karla Gudgeon was diagnosed with trigeminal neuralgia five years ago, after an operation on her jaw appeared to trigger the crippling nerve disorder.

24-hour Vegas endurance challenge for super Sean

Sean Williams from Rishton is travelling to Las Vegas in November to take part in the World’s Toughest Mudder competition.

Former home linked with claims of abuse

Politicians have called for a thorough investigation of claims by a national newspaper that ‘members of the public were able to abuse children’ staying at the former Dyke Nook children’s home on Whalley Road.

Road closed for an hour after car blaze

A fire crew attended the car on Hexham Close, Baxenden at around 7.45am this morning.

Row over fields plan

The meeting was held by Hyndburn Borough Council on Tuesday evening, after residents expressed strong concerns about the council’s intention to dispose of Lyndon Playing Fields on Harwood Lane.

Dream debut for Stanley's new loan duo

John O'Sullivan and Sean Maguire scored during the Reds' stunning 5-4 win at Northampton, just a day after becoming John Coleman's first signings.

Northampton 4 Accrington Stanley 5: League 2 report

Reds romp to thrilling win in John Coleman's first game back in charge of Stanley.

John Coleman and Jimmy Bell set to return to Accrington Stanley helm

Management duo expected to begin second stint with the Reds after leading them to three promotions during their first spell.

Oxford United 3 Accrington Stanley 1: League 2 match report

Reds are masters of their own downfall as they give away three sloppy goals and have James Gray sent off in the first half.

James Gray salutes departed Accrington Stanley boss James Beattie

Reds' striker is pushing for a Northern Ireland cap after guidance given by Beattie.

Karla, 23, battling with nerve disorder

Karla Gudgeon was diagnosed with trigeminal neuralgia five years ago, after an operation on her jaw appeared to trigger the crippling nerve disorder.

Top honour for Maundy patron Julie

Councillors voted unanimously in favour of awarding the Accrington actress and Maundy Relief charity patron one of Hyndburn’s highest honours.

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