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The hosts scored two first half goals through Charlie Wyke and Alex Gilliead to condemn John Coleman’s side to defeat.

NODA Awards celebrate the best of local amateur theatre

Stage manager Warwick Watson and the Oswaldtwistle Players both scooped awards

Brazen thief 'snatches' £10,000 in wage envelopes from Safestyle UK staff

The incident happened at the Rising Bridge Business and Enterprise Village

Firefighters called to Great Harwood house after electrical socket fire

Crews attended Lime Street this morning

Pictures: Darts stars Colin Lloyd and Wayne Mardle thrill Poplar Club at charity event

It raised over £8,000 for the British Heart Foundation in memory of Ben Dickinson

Play-offs chasing Accrington Stanley 'have nothing to fear'

Reds manager John Coleman was buoyant after defeating promotion rivals Bristol Rovers

Teen burglar struck as his 86-year-old victim slept

Samuel Fielden broke into her home on Harcourt Road in Accrington

Accrington Observer hands in your petition to save Hyndburn's libraries

More than 1,600 people backed the campaign to save our five libraries

GALLERY: Hyndburn Museum and Heritage Centre's new unit completed

The centre has moved to a different unit in the Arndale Centre

Tributes paid to lifelong Accrington Market Hall trader Maneer Siddiq

Maneer passed away aged 45 after a brave battle with cancer

Two men eliminated from police enquiries into stolen vehicles

The men, 45 and 50, were arrested at a scrapyard last month

Accrington nursery raises almost £3,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support

First Class Childcare Centre raised the sum through activities including a sponsored 'jailbreak'

Time-trip: Our weekly column of Hyndburn from yesteryear

Are you in any of our pictures from the 2000s?

Heartbroken husband's photo album tribute following death of childhood sweetheart wife

Keith Duckworth is documenting his life with Dilys, who he met in Accrington aged 12

Staff 'shaken' after attempted armed robbery

Police said they were called to the Co-Op store on Union Road in Oswaldtwistle following reports two men entered the shop carrying knives.

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Pictures: Darts stars Colin Lloyd and Wayne Mardle thrill Poplar Club at charity event

GALLERY: Hyndburn Museum and Heritage Centre's new unit completed

Time-trip: Our weekly column of Hyndburn from yesteryear

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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