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Kelly Hartigan-Burns: Probe into police evidence over custody death

BBC Lancashire - 4 hours 47 min ago
A complaint is being investigated about officers' evidence regarding the death of an arrested woman.
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Turf Moor: Fans banned after seats and bottles thrown

BBC Lancashire - Thu, 05/26/2022 - 13:44
Thirteen men are banned from Burnley's Turf Moor for life after bottles and wooden seats were thrown.
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Blackpool knife-wielding robber attacked man, 70, in bed

BBC Lancashire - Thu, 05/26/2022 - 13:33
Nicholas Walsh is jailed for 15 years after attacking the elderly man and stealing his money.
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Fylde Council defends St Annes beach after pollution warning

BBC Lancashire - Thu, 05/26/2022 - 11:36
Council bosses defend a popular Lancashire beach after the government tells people not to bathe there.
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Vincent Kompany: Former Man City captain in talks over Burnley manager's job

BBC Lancashire - Wed, 05/25/2022 - 16:57
Former Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is in talks with Burnley about their manager's job having left his position as Anderlecht boss.
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Shaun Rooney: Fleetwood sign St Johnstone defender on two-year deal

BBC Lancashire - Wed, 05/25/2022 - 15:45
Fleetwood sign St Johnstone defender Shaun Rooney on a two-year deal.
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Man who illegally slaughtered cow at Lancashire farm fined

BBC Lancashire - Wed, 05/25/2022 - 13:36
Thomas Mullin was not licensed to slaughter livestock when he killed the animal at a Lancashire farm.
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Chorley's Astley Hall faces £340k roof repair bill, council says

BBC Lancashire - Wed, 05/25/2022 - 12:51
The "astronomical" cost to repair Astley Hall's cottage roof are three times more than first estimated.
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Rail strike: RMT union votes for national action

BBC Lancashire - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 21:53
RMT members vote in favour of strike action across Network Rail and 13 train operating companies.
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'Vicious' pair who left man in coma given suspended sentences

BBC Lancashire - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 17:52
Mohammed Asib Ali and Uzair Bhatti's attack left Mitchell Gibbons needing to learn to walk and talk again.
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Occupational health worker jailed for sex assaults on nine men

BBC Lancashire - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 16:22
Marc Manning duped his victims into believing he was carrying out routine hernia tests.
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Skelmersdale explosion: Second man arrested in blast probe

BBC Lancashire - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 15:14
A 40-year-old man is arrested after five people were hurt in blast at a block of flats in Lancashire.
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Jubilee cities: Status helped Preston but was not a magic wand, locals say

BBC Lancashire - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 05:31
As eight towns are honoured for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, Preston looks back on 20 years as a city.
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Queen's Jubilee: M62 motorway markers added to 2022 heritage list

BBC Lancashire - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 04:56
Six sites around England visited by the Queen during her reign are given protected status.
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Music Venue Trust's fan-funded freeholds aim to protect venues

BBC Lancashire - Mon, 05/23/2022 - 16:18
Having music fans buy into a share issue will give small venues "long-term security", a charity says.
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Lancashire PC who sent racist and sexual messages to officers sacked

BBC Lancashire - Mon, 05/23/2022 - 09:34
Christopher Tierney used an internal directory to contact details for female officers, a panel hears.
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Preston fire: Third teenage boy arrested over cinema and nightclub blaze

BBC Lancashire - Mon, 05/23/2022 - 06:11
A 16-year-old boy and two boys, 14, have been arrested after the large city centre fire, police say.
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Burnley 1-2 Newcastle: Callum Wilson scores twice as Clarets are relegated to Championship

BBC Lancashire - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 17:39
Burnley are relegated from the Premier League on a dramatic final day as a home defeat by Newcastle United condemns them to the Championship.
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County Championship: Essex complete big victory over Lancashire

BBC Lancashire - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 11:14
Essex take the final wicket they need early on day four to complete an innings victory over Lancashire.
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County Championship: Essex on brink of innings win over Lancashire

BBC Lancashire - Sat, 05/21/2022 - 18:49
An Essex attack led by Sam Cook and Simon Harmer take 14 wickets on the third day to leave them on the brink of an innings win over Lancashire.
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