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10:40, 3 MAY 2017
Labour deputy leader Tom Watson hits election trail in Accrington
Mr Watson defended Graham Jones over the omission of Jeremy Corbyn from local campaign literature
Lancashire County Council
Parties make play for your vote at LCC elections
Hyndburn voters will head to the polls on May 4
Labour council leader backs Vote Leave and says mass migration is "dangerous"
Hyndburn's politicians and business leaders set out how they intend to vote in the EU referendum
More than 130 people attend meeting on fracking in borough
The meeting at St Christopher's High School heard from anti-fracking groups
ELECTIONS 2016: Mayor Marlene Haworth loses council seat as Labour strengthens grip on Hyndburn
Mayor Marlene Haworth was the big electoral casualty as Labour strengthened its position at this afternoon’s Hyndburn council elections.
Exclusive: Local parties make plea for your vote at Local Elections 2016
Elections for Hyndburn council and the Police and Crime Commissioner are on May 5
Six Labour councillors stepping down for Hyndburn council elections
Candidates have been announced for next month's 12 polls
Accrington Town Hall
Gallery: Time-trip: Can you spot any familiar faces in these shots from the 2000s?
Is there anyone you know in our pictures from the archives?
Accrington's Julie Hesmondhalgh gives impassioned anti-austerity speech to TUC activists
The left wing former Corrie star spoke at a rally held to coincide with the Conservative conference
Labour celebrate 'fantastic' election result
The party held all seven of the seats they were defending in the borough council elections on May 7 and gained two previously independent seats in Clayton-le-Moors and Huncoat, bringing their overall tally to 24.
Hyndburn parliamentary candidates make their pledge for your vote
The Conservatives, Greens, Labour, Liberal Democrats and UKIP are looking for your support on May 7
Parliamentary hopefuls trade blows in town hustings
Candidates traded blows over policing, the plight of the constituency’s town centres, foodbanks and zero hours contracts at Haslingden Library
General election hustings events announced
Parliamentary candidates in Hyndburn and Haslingden are set to lock horns in a series of election debates
Four colours and four couples to do battle for Hyndburn council seats
Twelve council seats are up for grabs in the forthcoming local elections on May 7
Council attacked over empty shops re-occupation record
There are 139 empty shops on the borough's high streets, but only two applications for rates discounts for occupying them have been made
Five-way fight for Hyndburn Commons seat in general election
Candidates have been announced this morning for the parliamentary and local council elections on May 7
Coronation Street stars Bill Roache and Vicky Entwistle open Accrington Tory HQ
The Corrie stars were joined by Alice Barry of Shameless fame to support Kevin Horkin, Conservative prospective parliamentary candidate for Hyndburn.
Coronation Street star William Roache to open Conservative Party's new office in Accrington
The star who plays Ken Barlow will be unveiling Hyndburn Tory candidate Kevin Horkin’s General Electino HQ
Hyndburn Borough Council Elections 2014
Eleven seats are up for grabs at Hyndburn council with Labour and UKIP fielding candidates in every ward, the Conservatives fielding nine, the Green Party with three and four independents.
Fracking boss pledges not to drill in Hyndburn
Speaking at a meeting of Hyndburn Council, Eric Vaughan, the chief operations officer of Cuadrilla, said the company would not drill for shale gas in the borough.
Hyndburn could be hotbed for fracking
Claims that borough could compete on the global stage after report’s findings
Labour make gains in Lancashire County Council elections
In total Labour won five of the six seats on offer, although Conservative big-hitter Peter Britcliffe managed to hold his Oswaldtwistle seat with 1,566 votes, as Labour replaced the biggest party in Lancashire with No Overall Control.
Wind farm bosses slammed over community grants
Wind farm bosses have been slammed for offering community grants while problems with TV signals persist.
Candidates standing in the elections are announced
Six Hyndburn seats will be contested by 21 candidates with Labour and the Conservatives fielding representatives for every seat.