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01/18/2018 05:10 AM
THE NHS in Lancashire has paid millions of pounds in negligence claims over the
THE NHS in Lancashire has paid millions of pounds in negligence claims over the past five years, with some payments dating from decades ago.

01/17/2018 05:32 PM
Manhunt launched after worker attacked in street with hammer
A MAN was attacked with a hammer during an attempted robbery in Blackburn.

01/17/2018 04:19 PM
Cat rescued by firefighters after stuck in tree for 36 hours
A CAT has been rescued after getting stuck up a 20ft tree.

01/17/2018 02:37 PM
PICTURES: 600 runners take part in 10k for hospice
HUNDREDS of Lycra-clad runners put their best foot forward as they took part in this year’s East Lancashire Hospice 10K.

01/17/2018 02:22 PM
Blackburn father 'disgusted' at plastic in son's panini
A FATHER-OF-TWO was ‘shocked and disgusted’ to find a piece of plastic in his three-year-old son’s panini from a sandwich shop.

01/17/2018 12:04 PM
Council plans for growth
PLANS to speed up the development of council owned sites have been revealed.

01/17/2018 12:04 PM
Discount for garden waste collection
COUNCIL bosses are encouraging residents to get their garden waste annual subscription and take advantage of the early bird discount.

01/17/2018 10:05 AM
Book your place on the winter warmer run
A RUNNING group will host a 'winter warmer' 10K.

01/17/2018 06:06 AM
PICTURES: Oldest shop in Blackburn launches in-store museum
A RETAIL owner who runs the oldest shop in Blackburn has launched an in-store museum to celebrate the history of his family’s business.

01/17/2018 06:05 AM
Business owners fear fly tipping will attract rats
BUSINESS owners are calling on the council to take action over fly-tipping.

01/17/2018 05:10 AM
Dangerous drink-driver rammed police car in high-speed chase
A DANGEROUS drink-driver who reversed into a police car during a high-speed chase has been sent to custody.

01/16/2018 06:03 PM
WEATHER FORECAST: Snow forecast in East Lancashire tonight
A WEATHER warning has been issued by the Met Office for snow and hail across East Lancashire this week.

01/16/2018 02:46 PM
Transport for the North unveil 30-year travel masterplan
A STRATEGY to ‘revolutionise’ the North of England’s transport links over the next 30 years has been unveiled.

01/16/2018 12:06 PM
Paranormal group support woodland
A PARANORMAL investigation group is raising money for Sunnyhurst Woods.

01/16/2018 09:04 AM
Man stole chocolates 'to give as Christmas presents'
A MAN was told he had come close to going to prison after stealing five boxes of chocolates to give as Christmas presents.

01/16/2018 06:04 AM
FA campaign on girls football stars Blackburn primary pupils
PUPILS from a primary school have starred in a FA video highlighting the growth of girls’ football.

01/15/2018 06:40 PM
Blackburn man to face re-trial over fatal crash which killed two young women on A59
A DRIVER who killed two young women after hitting them as they crossed a road is set to face a re-trial after a jury failed to reach a majority verdict.

01/15/2018 05:37 PM
Travellers set up camp on leisure centre car park
TRAVELLERS have set up camp on a leisure centre car park.

01/15/2018 12:03 PM
Council backs prosecution of fraudulent builder who 'preyed on innocent people'
COUNCIL bosses have praised the successful prosecution of a fraudulent builder.

01/15/2018 12:03 PM
21 world class chefs with 17 Michelin stars to visit restaurant
NORTHCOTE is celebrating 18 years of 'gastronomic' event Obsession by inviting 21 world class chefs with 17 Michelin stars.

01/15/2018 10:35 AM
Security guard named shopping centre's employee of the year 2017
A SECURITY guard has been named as The Mall Blackburn’s Employee of the Year for 2017.

01/15/2018 10:05 AM
Council reveals plans for International Women's Day
COUNCIL bosses are asking businesses to get involved with International Women's Day.

01/15/2018 10:05 AM
Pleasington Crematorium closed for maintenance works
PLEASINGTON Crematorium will be unavailable for cremation services due to maintainence on the following dates.

01/15/2018 09:08 AM
School governor new executive director at Blackburn Cathedral
A CATHEDRAL continues to move forward into an exciting new era with the appointment of a new executive director.

01/15/2018 08:56 AM
Row over cleaning duties led to man attacking neighbour
A 32-YEAR-old man punched a neighbour in their bedsit in a row over shared cleaning duties.

01/15/2018 08:41 AM
Students suggest creating multi-cultural stand at Blackburn Rovers’ Ewood Park
STUDENTS from a Darwen high school have come up with ideas to improving Blackburn Rovers’ fan base.

01/15/2018 07:35 AM
WEATHER FORECAST: Rain could turn to snow overnight in Blackburn and Burnley
THERE has been a gloomy start to the day with rainfall across East Lancashire.

01/15/2018 05:07 AM
Nurse: "I was forced out of my job by horrible bullying culture"
A NURSE claims a ‘horrible bullying culture’ has forced her to resign from a hospital trust.

01/14/2018 03:04 PM
Motorbiker injured in two-vehicle collision
A MOTORCYCLIST is in hospital following a collision.

01/13/2018 07:52 PM
Mexican restaurant opens in Blackburn after market success
A BURRITO restaurant has opened in a town centre today after a successful spell on a market stall.

01/13/2018 06:16 PM
Mosque 'immediately suspended' religious teacher arrested on suspicion of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity
A MOSQUE said it 'immediately suspended' a leading religious teacher arrested on suspicion of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity.

01/13/2018 12:05 PM
Story of guitar heroes
TICKETS are available for a guitar heroes show.

01/13/2018 11:14 AM
Firefighters battle deliberate car fire
FIRE crews were called to a deliberately started car fire.

01/13/2018 10:47 AM
LT CAMERA CLUB: Some of our top amateur photographers show off their best pictures
THE Lancashire Telegraph Camera Club members have been busy taking wonderful shots around East Lancashire.

01/13/2018 10:04 AM
Blackburn with Darwen council boss calls for cameras to stop 'very disappointing' fly-tipping
A COUNCIL boss has called for more cameras to help stop fly-tipping problems in the area.

01/13/2018 09:04 AM
Police appealing for help finding missing 17-year-old
POLICE are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 17-year-old.

01/12/2018 06:19 PM
Religious teacher suspended by mosque after arrest on suspicion of inciting child to engage in sexual activity
A LEADING religious teacher has been suspended by a mosque after he was arrested on suspicion of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity.

01/12/2018 12:03 PM
Council back workplace campaign
COUNCIL bosses have backed a campaign to tackle inactivity in the work place.

01/12/2018 10:05 AM
Still time to nominate someone special for Good Neighbour Awards
THERE'S still time to nominate someone special for the Good Neighbour Awards.

01/12/2018 10:00 AM
Woman who suffered heart attack aged 43 to feature at special event
THE story of how stress changed the life of a motivational speaker will feature at a special event.

01/12/2018 08:03 AM
RAIL STRIKES: Passengers face further disruption
NORTHERN is reminding its customers to plan carefully ahead of the third day of RMT strike action this week.

01/12/2018 08:03 AM
School charity box found empty after break in
A CHARITY box was found empty in a school following a break-in.

01/12/2018 07:26 AM
Met Office give a yellow warning for fog this morning
MOTORISTS are being warned to be careful on their travels this morning over fears of fog.

01/12/2018 06:11 AM
Mexican restaurant to open in Blackburn after market success
A BURRITO restaurant is to open in a town centre this week after a successful spell on a market stall.

01/12/2018 06:06 AM
First look at properties as part of 205 home development in Blackburn
A FIRST look has been revealed into a new housing development featuring 205 homes.

01/11/2018 08:48 PM
43-year-old swimming pool axed despite last-ditch bid to save it
A SWIMMING pool that has been running for more than 40 years will close despite a last-ditch bid to save it.

01/11/2018 07:06 PM
Man bailed after being arrested on suspicion of inciting child to engage in sexual activity
A MAN arrested on suspicion of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity has been released on bail. 

01/11/2018 01:10 PM
Man taken to hospital after three car crash
A 50-year-old man was taken to hospital after a three car collision in Blackburn.

01/11/2018 08:46 AM
Staff evacuated after fire
STAFF were evacuated after an industrial oven caught fire at an industrial estate.

01/11/2018 05:05 AM
REVEALED: How much fly-tipping has cost you in just one year
'IRRESPONSIBLE' fly-tipping has cost taxpayers more than £1million across East Lancashire over the past year after almost 20,000 incidents were recorded, according to new figures.