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Call for acts for hit festival Chorley Live

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Doctor Clive Barker, centre, is retiring after 31 years as a GP, pictured with colleagues at Library House Surgery, Chorley.

Family doctor Clive Barker to retire after 31 years serving Chorley

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Gordon Payne

Former county hall Liberal leader dies

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Mellissa Hickey and Graham Szymanski completed Tough Mudder Full in memory of her dad John

Chorley Age UK worker takes on Tough Mudder Full in memory of her dad

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68 knives, including a machete, surrendered in amnesty

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Superhero Sofia Crockatt leads the way for first-time triathlon charity challenge

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Dozens injured in suspected terror attack

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Officers would like to speak to the woman pictured in connection with a theft fromoutside the McDonalds on Churchill Way in Leyland.

CCTV APPEAL: Theft near Leyland McDonalds

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Chris Parker

'Homeless hero' denies stealing from stricken Manchester Arena attack victims

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Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

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Declan is recovering in hospital after the accident 
(Pic: Rob Brewer)

Long recovery road for injured Declan

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One for the, er, road

Plane drunk: Ryanair wants two-drink limit for passengers

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Steep climb in number of air passengers arrested for drunken behavior

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68 knives, including a machete, surrendered in amnesty

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Officers would like to speak to the woman pictured in connection with a theft fromoutside the McDonalds on Churchill Way in Leyland.

CCTV APPEAL: Theft near Leyland McDonalds

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Chris Parker

'Homeless hero' denies stealing from stricken Manchester Arena attack victims

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Tablet computers are among banned items discovered behind bars

Computer tablets thrown into grounds of jail

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Support offered for young people worried about exam results

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There has been a sharp rise in the number of counselling sessions for 16-18-year-olds

Exam worries lead to increasing numbers of young people looking for help

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There are plenty of new routes into careers that wereonce the preserve of graduates.

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

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Support some of our very bee-st of friends in Heskin

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New undergraduates can find the first year of university a "real surprise"

Three-year degree courses 'too slow and undemanding for many students'

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UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

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KFC's Chicken AM

Chicken wings? KFC join the jet set with first UK airport restaurant at Manchester T3

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There are plenty of new routes into careers that wereonce the preserve of graduates.

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

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Leyland and Cuerden Lions host grand pensioners tea party at the Fox Lane Sports and Social Club, hosted by Dorothy and Malcolm Livesey and members. Attended by South Ribble Mayor Mick Titherington and mayoress Carole. Also John Gilmore for BBC Radio Lancashire

Roarsome tea party for senior citizens

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Former county hall Liberal leader dies

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Seven-year-old asks Jeremy Corbyn: "When will you be Prime Minister?"

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HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

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County councillor Geoff Driver

Cabinet considers top team shake-up at county hall

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UK is 55 million years too late for fracking to work, says expert

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HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

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Support some of our very bee-st of friends in Heskin

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Family doctor Clive Barker to retire after 31 years serving Chorley

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Sofia Crockatt will take part in the UK Disability Superhero Series in Windsor

Superhero Sofia Crockatt leads the way for first-time triathlon charity challenge

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Is your child on a 'clean eating' diet?

How ‘clean eating’ can damage children’s health

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Support some of our very bee-st of friends in Heskin

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Good Deeds Trust volunteers Terry and his wife Pat Daly, Chorley police sergeant Paul Harrison, Dementia sufferer Neil Rushton with his daughter Lindsay Moys and Dementia sufferer Roger with his wife Anne Tunnicliff.  Dementia Buddy scheme in Chorley

Chorley policeman backs scheme for safe return of dementia sufferers who can’t find home

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