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10:30, 6 FEB 2013
Football League Cup
Accrington Stanley 4 Blackpool 4 (Stanley win 4-2 on pens)
"MY players are full of confidence at penalties."
Family books dream trip to meet Santa
THE parents of little Ryan Cottrell have booked their dream holiday to Lapland so that their son can meet Santa in time for Christmas.
Fundraisers still busy for little Ryan
WITH money still coming in, Ryan's Appeal now stands at a whopping £11,755.
Double our target
AN ASTONISHING £11,000 has now been raised to help send Ryan Cottrell, the eight-year-old Accrington boy with an incurable skin disease, on the holiday of a lifetime.
We’ve done it
HE'S on his way... the Observer's appeal to send incurably-ill Ryan Cottrell on a holiday of a lifetime has passed its target after just four weeks.
Owls swoop on Harwood pub
A SWIFT drink at their local pub is proving a real hoot for regulars at Great Harwood's Park Hotel.
Spooky tales of a haunted Hyndburn
AS FOLK don their monster masks and skeleton suits to celebrate Halloween, Observer reporter John Fahey looks into the history of the ghosts and ghouls lurking in Hyndburn's shadows.
Brave mum's ghost hunt
SPOOKY spirits and ghostly ghouls - no, it's not Halloween but a fund-raising stunt by Oswaldtwistle mum Melanie Crossley.