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12:00, 13 FEB 2015
Mum refused milk for baby daughter at Accrington supermarket for underspending voucher by 1p
Tesco bosses apologised for the 'inconvenience' to Naomi Bradshaw and five-month-old Kemi-Leigh
Wannabe glamour model mum left two kids home alone to go drink-driving with her BABY in car
Hannah Hawke's three children are taken into care and she loses her rented home after being caught having a row with her boyfriend at 3.45am
Santa Claus is coming to town
Members and friends of the Rotary Club of Church and Oswaldtwistle will help Father Christmas travel around the area on a sleigh tour.
Toilet scheme branded ‘failure’
Councillors in Great Harwood launched the project back in March following the closure of public toilets in the town.
Shoplifting up by 25 per cent over five years
The number has increased every year since 2009 with 483 incidents recorded in 2013/14 – a 25 per cent increase from the 382 figure in 2009/10.
Police release CCTV image following supermarket theft
The incidents happened last month at the Morrisons store on the Eastgate Retail Park in Accrington and the Sainsburys store on Hardman Way in Darwen.
Police release CCTV following shoplifting in Great Harwood
If you recognise the man call 101 quoting crime reference number EL1407191.
Police appeal for information after shoplifting in Rishton and Great Harwood
Police have released images of two people they want to speak to following the theft of baby clothes.
Observer competition is on the lookout for Hyndburn's bonniest babies
Proud parents are urged to enter our Baby of the Year contest.
Updated: Police appeal in shoplifting crackdown
The first picture was taken at the Tesco store in Oswaldtwistle on Thursday, March 6 at around 4.15pm where coffee was stolen.
Charity race in honour of Olympic legend Ron Hill
The Ron Hill Accrington 10k will honour the distance runner.
Mount Carmel High School
School choirs delight shoppers with carol performances
Dozens of youngsters helped bring festive cheer.
Festive fun at Accrington Tesco
Staff were invited to wear an outfit of their choosing on Friday, December 13 to lift spirits at this busy time of year.
Accrington charity makes lunch for town centre visitors
A team of nearly a dozen people worked for the day at Maundy Relief on Abbey Street in Accrington making dinners and drinks for 25 people.
Disco in memory of a former nursery teacher a success
Denise Ward, of Warwick Avenue, Church, died on December 15 last year after she lost her battle with cancer, aged 56.
Linda Dicken’s death remains mystery
A catering manager died four weeks after mysteriously developing pancreatitis, an inquest heard.
Rishton school’s growing reputation
Around 30 families from Rishton volunteered to take part in a planting day, along with members of Rishton Allotments. The event also included a bouncy castle and football shoot-out.
Police appeal following knifepoint robbery
An Accrington man has been left shaken after he was threatened and robbed by men armed with a knife.
People hurt in paintball attack
Two people have been injured after being shot with paintball guns in separate street attacks in Hyndburn.
Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service
Shoppers evacuated after carbon dioxide leak at Accrington Tesco store
Shoppers were evacuated from Tesco in Accrington town centre last night because a pipe was leaking carbon dioxide.
£2m town centre regeneration bid rejected
Town centre regeneration plans have been dealt a hammer blow after a £2 million bid to the Heritage Lottery fund was rejected.
Petrol pumps running dry as drivers continue to 'panic buy'
Petrol pumps ran dry this morning across many borough garages after panic buying by motorists. The Shell UK site in Rising Bridge saw petrol and diesel run out by 8pm last night after nearly double the number of customers.
£1m pharmacy centre hailed as ‘boost’ for Accrington
Work on a new £1m pharmacy centre is set to begin next month. Aston Chemists Ltd will relocate to a purpose-built facility on Blackburn Road in Accrington. It will house a pharmacy, dentist and opticians.
Great Harwood tip is to close despite protest
Council leaders look set to ignore thousands of people who have opposed the closure of Great Harwood tip.