SENIOR councillors have backed the roll out of hundreds wheelie bins for the recyclable waste og households in a borough.
A BOROUGH is to create a dedicated team to look after its bowling greens.
Tony Mowbray has told supporters that there could be January exits should positive conclusions not be reached in contract talks with some of the club’s key players.
A gran was horrified when her grandson was put into isolation and faced detention after teachers said his smart new haircut was too short and against school policy.
Detectives investigating two robberies at a travel company have arrested a man.
PLANS have been submitted to turn two shops and flats in a town centre conservation area into seven apartments.
The Streets and Snow Patrol are just some of the bands set to perform at Manchester's Castlefield Bowl later this week.
Three men were arrested after breaking into a restaurant and stealing thousands of pounds worth of tools.
FOUR Burnley players have been shortlisted for the 2021 North West Football Awards.
TRIBUTES have been paid to a loving dad, grandad and great-grandad who lit up Christmas for hundreds of children with his school...
Rovers will welcome Sam Gallagher back for the visit of Cardiff City – but he will be the only injured player returning, Tony Mowbray has confirmed.
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of rape after a woman was attacked in a park.
THE earliest of the trans-Pennine tunnels does not get the attention it deserves for two reasons. One is that it was built for a canal rather than a...
A shop worker was subjected to disgusting racist abuse at a petrol station in Accrington.
A FORMER Blackburn Rovers footballer will appear in court next month to appeal a driving ban and conviction.
It’s international cats month!
The announcement to cancel an iconic music festival, which has been a mainstay for people and businesses in an East Lancashire town for the last...
An annual festival which draws in more than 25,000 people to an East Lancashire town every year has been cancelled indefinitely.
ART: Tockholes School pupils cheer on artist Adrian Rigby holding a centenary plate back in January 1995.
A collection of samurai swords have been handed into the police after a member of the public 'found' them.
Steve Waggott met with the local press this week. Among the topics discussed were:
A huge 23ft photographic self-portrait now adorns the front of a town hall, marking the start of the British Textile Biennial, which ...
Walking in the fresh air is something that many of us have appreciated more than ever since the pandemic began. As someone who tries to walk every day, I value the...
A group of makers who have featured in a BBC show are coming to Rawtenstall Market.
Eight men and one woman who are in this week's most wanted lists are being hunted by police.
An annual charity bonfire event is set to make a return after a year hiatus.
LIFE can be a rollercoaster of emotions and running a pub can prove to be just that.
PLANS for 36 new homes and affordable apartments at Billington in the Ribble Valley are being recommended for deferral so an objection from the Environment Agency...
LESS crowded services and new carriages should make train travel a more appealing prospect post-pandemic, a leading northern transport figure has said.
A CAMPAIGN has been launched to 'save' the Blue Lagoon after reports last week that the popular beauty spot could be filled in.
An area of Lancashire is one of the fastest-growing tech hubs in the UK.
BRADLEY DACK and Olivia Attwood, got matching tattoos together in tribute to their ‘first baby’ – and fans are divided about it.