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16:52, 10 OCT 2018
REJECTED: Controversial plans to build £30m housing development
The application for 122 homes at Divine Fisheries was dismissed by councillors
Planning application for 122 homes in Baxenden resubmitted
The Devine Fisheries site plan includes 51 'lakeside executive homes'
Fisheries site could be transformed into 122-home development
Proposals have been drawn up for the area off Broad Oak Road in Accrington
Girl, 9, 'devastated' after pet cat shot with air rifle and dumped in canal
A £500 reward has been offering following a string of sick animal killings in the area
Swan dies after being shot in the head with air rifle on canal
Another swan was also left injured during the attack in Clayton-le-Moors
Son's tribute to big-hearted gardener Stephen Sharples
Stephen died on October 3 aged 55 after fighting pancreatic cancer
Injured goose rescued a week after becoming impaled on fishing hook
Specialist RSPCA officers performed the rescue at Platt's Lodge in Accrington
Firefighters called after faulty TV gives Accrington owner electric shocks
The bizarre incident took place on Grange Street in the early hours of this morning
Anger as 'mindless vandals' smash Clayton-le-Moors crib
The nativity scene on Barnes Square will cost £300 to repair
Burnley Crown Court
Thug who attacked pregnant girlfriend with a fishing reel avoids jail
Brian Aron Lee Stevenson repeatedly attacked the victim at their home on Henry Street in Church
Two taxis targeted by thieves
The incidents happened on Higher Antley Street in Accrington
Watch: Specialists called in to rehome Accrington sharks
Aquascope, which has been operating for more than 50 years, is one of the largest aquatics store in the region and its collection includes three blacktip reef sharks.
Offenders to look after Garden of Hope
The offenders have been working on the overgrown Garden of Hope, on Livingstone Road, in Accrington as part of a community payback scheme.
Police appeal in joyrider hunt
Police said three young men, aged between 15 and 18 years old, were riding a black and silver scooter in the Sandy Lane area of Accrington.
Young writer beats competition to win
Rhyddings pupil Oliver Erber competed in the Intermediate Young Writer competition organised by the 71 Rotary Clubs of the North of England.
'Mr Fish' gets award as his life turns around
Steven Leeming, 60, was left with ‘feelings of hopelessness’ after being made redundant six years ago and was also trying to deal with the death of his best friend and fishing buddy.
Massive cannabis farm found in Accrington
Almost 300 cannabis plants were found at East Side Spire Farm on Sunday.
Former soldier Nicholas Szabo loses brave cancer battle
Tributes have been paid to an inspirational former soldier who has died following a five-year cancer battle.
Great catch for anglers
MORE than 600 anglers will benefit after Hyndburn and Blackburn Angling Club were given a £2000 grant from "Awards for All."