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Woman accused of ear biting in pub toilet in set to face trial

Lisa Taylor, 45, of Bold Street, Accrington, pleaded not guilty at Burnley Crown Court to wounding with intent.

Dangerous driver careered through a red light junction and crashing into tree

Waqar Hanif, of Cravenwood, Accrington, had earlier lied to his sister in order to borrow her Vauxhall Astra

Prolific burglar jailed after raiding newly refurbished Accrington Town Hall ballroom and travel agents

William McCann, 43, of Grange Street, Accrington, pleaded guilty to two counts of burglary

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Woman accused of ear biting in pub toilet in set to face trial

Lisa Taylor, 45, of Bold Street, Accrington, pleaded not guilty at Burnley Crown Court to wounding with intent.

Dangerous driver careered through a red light junction and crashing into tree

Waqar Hanif, of Cravenwood, Accrington, had earlier lied to his sister in order to borrow her Vauxhall Astra

Prolific burglar jailed after raiding newly refurbished Accrington Town Hall ballroom and travel agents

William McCann, 43, of Grange Street, Accrington, pleaded guilty to two counts of burglary

New 'Brickworks' pub and restaurant will create 45 jobs

The Marstons pub is currently being built on Hyndburn Road in Accrington

Two teaching staff from Rishton successfully complete Manchester Marathon

Rachael Gavin and Marie Fenton work at St Charles RC primary school

Fury as Maundy Relief counselling service facing closure

Volunteers fear for the future of the 15-year-old counselling service due to NHS funding being axed

Liverpool FC manager has conviction over Accrington property overturned

Brendan Rodgers owned the property on Edmund Street with his business partner Judith O'Hagan

Devoted Accrington couple who were inseparable in life die days apart

Joyce Mileham passed away on April 11 and her adoring husband Ron followed just seven days later

Rishton roadworks disruption at busy junction nearing an end

Work on the High Street, Harwood Road and Blackburn Road junction was started in mid-February

UPDATE: More travellers set up on playing field despite council notice to leave

Hyndburn council served a notice on the group to leave by yesterday

Pictures: Firefighters tackle three grass fires and a children's play area bin blaze

Fire crews suspect the blazes were started deliberately

Accrington Carnival gets £3,500 sponsor boost

The North Lancs Training Group has been involved with the carnival since 2005

Tributes paid to former Great Harwood councillor and mental health worker

David Forshaw, from Rishton, represented the Labour party on Hyndburn council in the late 1990s

Daughter pays tribute to 'lovely and clever' mum and says quality of life with Alzheimer's was improved by staying in her home of 60 years

Doreen Lamb, from Accrington, was secretary to the chief education officer of Hyndburn council before she retired

Woman who had taken an overdose called an ambulance at 4.30pm BUT it didn't arrive until 7.13pm

Sarah Mullin, 40, of Accrington, died after 'high demand' caused delays and boyfriend said he thought she was 'just drunk'

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