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12:54, 28 JUL 2016
MP enlisted David Cameron in talks to save our libraries
The former PM wrote to Graham Jones about proposed library cuts before leaving No. 10 earlier this month
Staff at risk of redundancy as Nori Brickworks to be mothballed again
Forterra has blamed 'economic uncertainty' and is consulting with 38 employees at the historic brickworks
EU: Celebration, anxiety and shock - Hyndburn reacts to the referendum
David Cameron is to resign as PM after triumph for Vote Leave
EU: Hyndburn backs Brexit by two to one as Britain votes to leave
David Cameron has set out plans to stand down as Prime Minister
Families facing bleak Christmas as up to 15 jobs axed at brickworks
The 'Nori' brickyard was hailed as proof of economic recovery by the PM earlier this year
Hyndburn MP Graham Jones 'on the fence' over Syria air strikes on ISIS
Mr Jones said he is still unsure what he will do in tonight's key Commons vote
Trader's tribute to fundraiser Kirsty Howard following her death aged 20
Kevin Horkin is patron of The Kirsty Appeal, which has raised £7.5m for a children's hospice.
Accrington soldier shot while on duty presents poppy to PM David Cameron
Sam Taylor joined other service personnel to mark the start of the Royal British Legion's poppy appeal
Sex offences and home burglaries on the rise in Lancashire - despite overall drop in recorded crime
The figures come as Lancashire Constabulary is awarded an 'Outstanding' rating
Accrington MP resigns from the front benches saying Jeremy Corbyn 'does not hold true Labour Values'
Hyndburn MP Mr Jones, who was a shadow party whip, resigned moments after Mr Corbyn was declared victorious in the Labour leadership
Accrington trader invited to Cilla Black funeral
Kevin Horkin, 52, who owns Spex Opticians in Church Street became close friends with the singer and TV personality through charity work.
Prime Minister David Cameron responds to Accrington schoolgirl who wrote to tell him of her fears for the future
In the letter Mr Cameron said that he was focusing on the NHS, education and employment to create a ‘brighter future’ for children like Halle
Accrington schoolgirl Halle Carnall's letter of advice to the Prime Minister goes viral
The Accrington Academy pupil, 11, wrote to David Cameron urging him to do more for the poor - and has had 40,000 Facebook shares
Hollins Technology College
Accrington students film with Seb Coe to help his presidency bid
Hollins Technology College pupils met Lord Coe at the recent CityGames
Hyndburn's booming manufacturing sector 'could help turn around the fortunes of Accrington town centre'
Business bosses say the manufacturing industry is currently thriving.
Prime Minister David Cameron picks trip to Accrington brickworks as a highlight of premiership
The PM, who has met Barack Obama and the Dalai Lama, describes visit to Hanson Brickworks factory in Huncoat as 'one of his favourite moments'
Prime Minister David Cameron and Chancellor George Osborne visit Accrington factory
Mr Cameron was at the factory in Huncoat with Chancellor George Osborne and said the plant was a shining example of how the government's economic plan was working.
MP takes Prime Minister to task over NHS
Speaking in Parliament at Prime Minister’s Questions, Graham Jones MP said: "The NHS in my constituency is in crisis."
Accrington Victoria Hospital
MP defends staff at under fire hospital trust
Prime Minister David Cameron has warned bosses at East Lancashire Hospitals Trust after it was criticised in the Keough review into above average death rates
Frontline cuts will lead to more crime says commissioner Clive Grunshaw
...but that’s just pro-Labour propaganda, counters Tory group leader.
Hyndburn MP blames the riots on Margaret Thatcher
Hyndburn MP Graham Jones agrees with Prime Minister David Cameron that government cuts did not cause last week’s English city riots.
Grandmother shocked as money for her carers is suddenly stopped
A grandmother who needs carers to help her with the simplest tasks was stunned after her carer benefits were slashed.
Tory chairman shows support for by-election candidate
Observer reporter Stuart Pike met Conservative chairman Baroness Warsi as she canvassed support for Tory candidate Terry Hurn ahead of the Baxenden by election on November 18, called following the death of John Griffiths ...
MP claims ‘woeful’ budget cuts will leave borough struggling
Hyndburn's new MP has told the Prime Minister the borough is the country’s worst-hit by government cuts.