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17:04, 12 JUN 2018
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Accrington dance group founder's delight at meeting Alexandra Burke
Jen Blackwell met the X Factor winner at the world-famous Pineapple Dance Studios
Weekend of Royal Wedding celebrations underway in Hyndburn
Prince Harry marries Meghan Markle on May 19
Internet trolls target parents of brave cancer battler Charlie Procter
Amber Schofield and Ben Procter spoke of their torment on The Jeremy Kyle Show
Britain's Got Talent
Hyndburn singer Sue Moretta's Britain's Got Talent performance leaves Simon Cowell stunned
Sue, from Clayton-le-Moors, had the crowd on their feet and prompted David Walliams to drop his trousers
Corrie star Julie Hesmondhalgh: It would be wrong for me to still be playing Hayley now
The actress, who played Hayley Cropper for 16 years , says the emergence of transgender stars would make it 'absolutely wrong' for her to play the role today
Celebrity deaths in 2016: Famous faces who have died this year including Carrie Fisher, Prince and David Bowie
A list of some of the celebrities, actors, musicians, writers and famous faces who died in 2016
Former Gladiators star Ace proves a knockout with school kids
Warren Furman visited pupils as part of the Light of the Crossroads church festival
Coronation Street star Sam Aston makes surprise delivery to Mount Carmel school
Sam, who plays Chesney in the soap, hand delivered specially made memento sweatshirts
WATCH: Accrington's Julie Hesmondhalgh teams up with 'real-life Hayley Cropper' for two-woman show
Annie Wallace helped Julie with her character on Coronation Street after being approached by the producers
Celebrity 'Beer Chef' will be the star guest at Accrington Food and Drink Festival
Richard Fox wrote The Food and Beer Cook Book and starred in ITV series Men Brewing Badly
Youngsters are invited to area's biggest prom show
The Dunkenhalgh Hotel will host Prom Fayres UK and is the first time the company has visited Hyndburn.
'Fearless home residents take part in tucker trial
Bosses at Altham Care Home on Burnley Road organised the afternoon to coincide with the broadcast of the latest series of the ITV show and the food eating trial included kangaroo, crocodile and ostrich.
Reece Bibby makes it through to live shows with boyband
The 15-year-old, who went up against thousands of hopefuls, has made it through the judges house stage as part of an eight-piece boyband, the largest band ever put together on the show.
Starlet meets his footballing heroes
The Accrington teen hit the headlines after wowing judges on the ITV talent competition with his acoustic version of Latch by Disclosure.
Top honour for Maundy patron Julie
Councillors voted unanimously in favour of awarding the Accrington actress and Maundy Relief charity patron one of Hyndburn’s highest honours.
TV star Julie to get Freedom of Borough
The Accrington actress has been nominated by the council to receive the Freedom of the Borough at a ceremony next month.
Brave Oswaldtwistle teen meets pop idol Jessie J
A BRAVE teenager who shaved her hair off for charity said it was a 'dream come true' to meet her pop idol Jessie J.
Coronation Street star Julie Hesmondhalgh wins £20k for Maundy Relief charity on ITV's The Cube
In a gripping episode Julie, who is a patron of Maundy Relief, won the Pathfinder game selected by The Cube computer on her last lifeline.
TV star Garner is out for a Cup upset
Accrington's Simon Garner is ready for the biggest football match of his football career – as FC Halifax take on League One pacesetters Charlton in the FA Cup first round on Sunday.
Jim Bowen: Having stroke was such a massive shock
Comedian Jim Bowen says the two mild strokes he suffered came as a ‘complete shock’. Jim, 73, a former pupil of Accrington Grammar School, told the Observer he was determined to appreciate all aspects of life after being released from hospital this week.
Bullseye star Jim Bowen in hospital after suffering a stroke
Jim, 73, a former pupil of Accrington Grammar School, was taken ill in the early hours of Friday at his home in Melling, Lancashire.
Athlete Leigh Lennon: Trip to Delhi has spurred me on
Accrington athlete Leigh Lennon got the inside track on the Commonwealth Games after making the trip to Delhi.
Football League Cup
Oxford United 0 Accrington Stanley 0
It's not often you can say Stanley and Chelsea have something in common - but this season they share the meanest defences in the league.
Twins turn to TV in the hunt for romance
TWINS Natasha and Alana Horne have started their New Year by entertaining the nation in their search for love.