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10:46, 6 FEB 2013
'I spy' with cab cameras
SPY cameras are to be fitted in cabs across Hyndburn in a pilot scheme designed to safeguard both drivers and their passengers.
Conservatives stunned by resignation
CONSERVATIVE councillor David Mason sent political shockwaves through Hyndburn Council when he resigned from the party to become an Independent.
Club site redevelopment knocked back
THE HISTORIC Spring Hill Working Men’s Club remains empty after Hyndburn councillors knocked back yet another plan to build houses on the site.
Go-ahead for Tesco store
SUPERMARKET giant Tesco is all set to move into Great Harwood after Hyndburn Council’s planning committee gave the controversial planning application the green light.
Fury at ‘kiss ban’ memo
THE leader of Hyndburn Council is furious over a "Christmas kissing ban" which has brought unwanted national publicity as an example of political correctness gone mad.
Industrial estate plan turned down
CAMPAIGNERS fighting to save green belt land in Huncoat breathed a huge sigh of relief this week as development plans were turned down.
Expenses rise sparks fury in council chamber
A VOTE to increase councillor's expenses sparked cries of disgust from the public gallery at Accrington Town Hall on Tuesday, during a Cabinet meeting.
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Sex pest gets cab licence
EXCLUSIVE A COUNCIL committee voted to restore the taxi licence of a convicted sex offender.
Election candidates get set for tough battle
A NUMBER of intriguing contests are in prospect in the Hyndburn Council election line-up announced this week.