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Online and offline hate crime must be taken equally seriously, new CPS rules say

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Brad Carsley in action for previous club Longridge Town

UPDATE: Bamber Bridge footballer Brad Carsley suffered severe concussion after cracking his head during match

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Train.

Rail strikes are set as row over driver-only trains rages

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Upset at plans for KFC near Trinity CE Primary School in Buckshaw Village

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Bruce Forsyth has died aged 89

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Hoping to bring in the brass for their band

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Centaur Technologies is raising roof with success

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Arnhem war veteran Ken Anderton, 98, is named Freeman of Euxton

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Developments in CT scanning and research have allowed a digital post-mortem to be performed without the need for the traditional invasive procedure.

Digital autopsy service launches in Lancashire

Health
Sue Thompson, head of the Rosemere Cancer Foundation, during preparations for her 140 mile sponsored walk with consultant oncologist Dr Gerry Skailes,

Rosemere Cancer Foundation's chief officer takes on mega walk for anniversary appeal

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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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NATIONAL: Family of boy killed in Barcelona attack say they were 'blessed to have him'

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The CPS says it will p rosecute complaints of hate crime online "with the same robust and proactive approach used with offline offending

Online and offline hate crime must be taken equally seriously, new CPS rules say

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Abid Hussain

Drugs gang who flooded north west with cocaine and heroin jailed

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Police have revealed the knives that were handed in as part of the amnesty

68 knives, including a machete, surrendered in amnesty

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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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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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Rail strikes are set as row over driver-only trains rages

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Upset at plans for KFC near Trinity CE Primary School in Buckshaw Village

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Staff at Centaur, Leyland, from left, Simon Gardner, Jeremy Gorick, Adam Draycott and Phil Richardson.

Centaur Technologies is raising roof with success

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Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

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

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Upset at plans for KFC near Trinity CE Primary School in Buckshaw Village

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Opponents of the technique claim it will harm the environment, but supporters say it is a beneficial source of energy

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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Upset at plans for KFC near Trinity CE Primary School in Buckshaw Village

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Developments in CT scanning and research have allowed a digital post-mortem to be performed without the need for the traditional invasive procedure.

Digital autopsy service launches in Lancashire

Health
Sue Thompson, head of the Rosemere Cancer Foundation, during preparations for her 140 mile sponsored walk with consultant oncologist Dr Gerry Skailes,

Rosemere Cancer Foundation's chief officer takes on mega walk for anniversary appeal

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We find out about the overhaul in 999 systems

Revamped 999 system aims to reach seriously ill patients even faster

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Brand new bowling green is on the way in Euxton

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