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17:20, 2 DEC 2015
West End Christmas lights switch on raises funds for cancer care
Church and Oswaldtwistle Rotary Club has also launched Father Christmas sleigh rides
Oswaldtwistle cancer survivor Carol Ratcliffe is face of new awareness campaign
Carol is supporting a Cancer Research UK campaign on bowel cancer screening
Looking Back: Sauce factory staff in Stanhill join awards presentation
A staff awards presentation is shown in this week’s top picture.
Village Residents Committee secures more than £32,000 for James Hargreaves heritage trail
The Stanhill Village Residents and Fete Committee are planning a project to recognise the inventor of the spinning jenny
Looking back: Rationing was not so sweet for shoppers
Why not let us know and send us your memories for our letters page?
PICTURES: Record-breaking numbers flock to Stanhill Village Fete
More than 1,000 people basked in the sunshine and enjoyed taking part in traditional games and activities
Fun activities for all the family in Hyndburn this weekend
The Armed Forces Family fun day and the Stanhill Village fete are both taking place on Saturday, June 27
Soundcasters set to launch 50th anniversary tour at the Accrington Carnival
The veteran band - formed by five Accrington schoolfriends - have performed alongside the likes of Status Quo, Tina Turner and The Hollies
Hollins Technology College
Tributes paid to much loved football coach and teacher from Oswaldtwistle
John Haydock passed away on May 19 after a short battle against a brain infection, aged 68
Teenager suffers broken leg in car collision in Oswaldtwistle
The 15-year-old was in collision with a Citroen C5
Council bosses are left red faced over hanging baskets mix up
Councillors in Oswaldtwistle asked for hanging baskets to be installed around Rhyddings Park, but some were mistakenly also put up around Stanhill.
Ilyas Khan awards cash prizes to Hyndburn entrepreneurs
The Former Accrington Stanley chairman made the donations at Accrington and Rossendale College.
Plans unveiled to tackle winter freeze in Hyndburn
Highways bosses have unveiled their plan for keeping the borough moving in case of freezing weather conditions this winter.
Firefighters called to 20 Bonfire Night incidents
Crews targeted by youths throwing fireworks
Lovebirds say ‘I do’ again at Stanhill Methodist Church
Stanhill Methodist Church invited couples who were married at the church to a Valentine’s Service
Stanhill Methodist church gives thanks for 175 years
Stanhill Methodist church has been celebrating 175 years of worship.
What's on: Events happening in and around Accrington
Your weekly guide to events around the area from Friday 21 December throughout the Christmas week
Bonfire Night events in and around Accrington: It’s going to be a cracker
Fireworks displays will be lighting up the borough this weekend as part of Bonfire Night celebrations.
Man attacked with brick in Oswaldtwistle
A man was smashed around the head with a brick as he walked home from a friend's house in Oswaldtwistle.
Churches targeted in latest crimewave
Burglars have targeted seven Hyndburn churches, stealing electrical equipment worth thousands and collection money. Police said the raids have all taken place in the last six weeks, while a nursery has been attacked twice.
Firefighter flies out to join Japan tsunami rescue effort
A retired firefighter from Oswaldtwistle has flown to Japan to help with the rescue operation after a catastrophic earthquake and tsunami left thousands dead.
A community’s tribute to little triplet Joshua
A bench has been placed in Oswaldtwistle in memory of tiny triplet Joshua Whittaker in time for the sixth anniversary of his death.
40 years of the Crown Ground is marked
Forty years ago this week 22 footballers stepped on to Accrington Stanley’s Crown Ground for the first time. One of those men was Dave Baron, a Stanley stalwart, who joined the club as a 15-year-old, went on to manage them and is now a life vice president.
Stolen car is crashed into police vehicle
Police are hunting up to four men after a stolen car crashed into a police car.