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Halloween mask raiders rob man in his own home

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Town keeps on truckin’ as model trail launched

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Mick Cash

'Muggers paradise' warning as rail strike row rumbles on

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Carter Ambrose

Mum speaks of night time breathing terror for son Carter

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All the memories come flooding back

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Police issue cold caller scam warning

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Lancashire recommends.... independent jewellers

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Charity football match for Twincess

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There will be picket lines at many stations

Rail strike to go ahead as union talks collapse

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Early reports suggest thatthere were several break-ins numbering in the low teens in the Clayton-le-Woods area

WARNING: Thieves target garages and cars in spate of break-ins in Chorley

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Town keeps on truckin’ as model trail launched

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Mick Cash

'Muggers paradise' warning as rail strike row rumbles on

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Northern have said they will be running 40% of its services and more than 300 bus replacement buses.

Rail users in the north west hit by 24-hour strike

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There will be picket lines at many stations

Rail strike to go ahead as union talks collapse

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Halloween mask raiders rob man in his own home

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Police are warning of scam callers claiming to be from major firms

Police issue cold caller scam warning

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Early reports suggest thatthere were several break-ins numbering in the low teens in the Clayton-le-Woods area

WARNING: Thieves target garages and cars in spate of break-ins in Chorley

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Preston Crown Court

Mum in dock accused of baby murder

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Pitch up and play

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Spring 1951 - Children eating sweets in Chorley Market after the ration ended

Grammar hats had to be worn even out of school

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Firefighters damping down. (Photo courtesy of Chorley Police)

Investigation into school fire

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Wyre Scouts

Why business is booming for the county’s scouts

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Last year's Rainbow Ramble

Join the Rainbow House Ramble

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Town keeps on truckin’ as model trail launched

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Mick Cash

'Muggers paradise' warning as rail strike row rumbles on

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Northern have said they will be running 40% of its services and more than 300 bus replacement buses.

Rail users in the north west hit by 24-hour strike

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There will be picket lines at many stations

Rail strike to go ahead as union talks collapse

Business

Six days to go until Lancashire County Council election

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The snap general election will take place on June 8

Parties gear up for June 8 General Election

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Neighbours living close to a wood mill near Lostock Hall have been told to stay indoors, amid fears of a toxic threat as 10 fire crews battle a major blaze. Fire crews were called to Whitfire Shavings and Sawdust Supplies Ltd in Leyland, Lancs., Fire crews have urged residents to stay indoors and close windows amid fears of a toxic threat. There are fears there could be asbestos at the site. The blaze involves six buildings containing compressed sawdust, and about 60 firefighters are at the scene, along with police. 21 June 2016.

Planning councillors approve wood mill redevelopment

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Proposed access to land locked behind Fossdale Moss, Leyland
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New fight over land-locked ‘scrubland’

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Clive Grunshaw

Police cannot continue to 'pick up slack' from public service cuts

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St George's Day celebrations at Astley Park

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Seema Kennedy MP

MP’s backing for national litter strategy

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Anti-fracking signs in Little Plumpton, Lancashire

REACTION: Lancashire anti-fracking campaigners lose High Court action

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Mum speaks of night time breathing terror for son Carter

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Matt Parry, back row, centre, with his Twincess team in 2015

Charity football match for Twincess

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Bringing Rosemere Cancer Foundations work to the fore is Hilary Powell (left) with the Rosemere Charity Amy Hilton at Shaw Hill Golf Club

Shaw Hill Golf Club lady captain Hilary's £16,000 charity donation

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Oscar and Sid Clark

Oscar Clark to take on Walk in the Dark in memory of dad

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Breast cancer survivor Emma Ryan with her daughters left Leah and right Bethany

Wading through mud is worth it to beat cancer

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