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12:53, 23 JUL 2015
'Brace yourselves for service cuts or charge hikes' - Hyndburn council chief warns
Coun Miles Parkinson says local budgets have fallen by a third in five years
PICTURES: 2,000 job business and recreation park gets go-ahead
The multi-million pound proposal has been hailed as 'magnificent' and 'key for East Lancashire'
Multi-million business and recreation park set for planning decision
Hyndburn council officers have recommended the 2,000 job scheme at Junction 6 of the M65 near Whitebirk for approval
Fire chiefs investigating cause of huge tyre blaze on Accrington Road
Residents were warned to keep windows closed following the blaze in Hapton
Teenage burglar from Hyndburn given 'last chance' by Judge
The teenager was caught after stealing a car from a house
GALLERY: Artist impressions for new multi-million business and recreation park creating 2,000 jobs
Plans have been formally submitted to Hyndburn Councils however a 'majority' of residents have raised concerns
Driver injured after car overturns on Haslingden bypass this morning
Emergency services were called to the southbound carriageway between Huncoat and Rising Bridge at around 6.30am
Man, 27, in 'critical condition' after crashing into tree
The incident happened at Junction 8 of the M65 near Huncoat
New business park to create 2,000 jobs
Plans have been unveiled for the development which will be adjacent to junction 6 of the M65 motorway.
Hundreds pay tribute following death of Huncoat man, 28
Clint Houlahan, of Griffin Close, had been battling a very rare form of lung cancer
Travel links are key to Accrington's success
With major multimillion projects beginning or nearing completion this year the town is soon set to benefit from increased access to the rest of the North West.
More snow forces Hyndburn schools to close
Ten primary schools across the borough have announced closures so far.
Snow causes travel chaos and school closures
Long delays have also been reported on the M65, M66, A666 and other roads throughout the borough.
Scuba diving firm set for Rishton move
Canary Divers has been running for around nine years in Blackburn but is set to move into the former Cedar Carpets building on High Street in the next few weeks.
Icy blast brings chaos to Hyndburn roads
Major routes including the M65 were gridlocked and commuters experienced long delays as the region’s road networks struggled to cope.
Woman freed from overturned car on M65
The woman in her forties was rescued by firefighters when her car overturned on the M65 near Accrington.
Man sectioned after being talked down from motorway bridge
The M65 was closed in both directions at around 10.30pm on Friday, January 2 after police were called to the bridge between junction six and seven near Clayton-le-Moors.
Motorway collision between Huncoat and Clayton-le-Moors leaves woman with broken spine
The incident happened on the eastbound carriageway between junction seven and junction eight of the M65 at around 1pm, on Friday December 12.
Motorists set for TWO WEEKS of delays due to works at Huncoat railway crossing
The Huncoat railway crossing at the junction of Enfield Road and Station Road has been closed off in both directions by Network Rail for 'necessary' works.
Slip road closed after car overturned
Firefighters from Hyndburn were called to the Junction 8 slip road heading towards Burnley and found a silver Renault Clio on its side.
WATCH: 'Stupid' driver who filmed his own police chase is jailed
Salim Shah drove up to 60mph on roads through Accrington and Great Harwood, causing other cars to swerve out the way and led police at high speeds down alleyways and ‘blind turns’.
Van containing £10,000 of medication stolen
The theft took place at around 1pm on Thursday, October 16 when a white Mercedes Sprinter van was parked outside High Street Medical Centre on High Street.
Adam Machaj aims to make his mark
Oswaldtwistle heavyweight offered to step in after Dereck Chisora was forced to pull out of his title fight with Tyson Fury last month.
Five-year-old seriously injured in M65 accident
The 44-year-old male driver also suffered broken bones in the crash at around 9.15pm on Thursday.