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Police called to man on motorway bridge

Police were called to reports of a man pacing up and down on a motorway bridge near Chorley this morning.

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Members of Withnell Angling Club, from left, Dave Cox and Steve Chick

Illegal night fishers at Lodges told ‘don’t bother’

Measures are being put in place to tackle illegal night fishing at Farington’s contaminated Lodges.

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Christine Massaro

Thieving warden who stole nearly £45k avoids jail

A heartbroken pensioner has revealed residents in her sheltered accommodation complex turned against her when a warden who plundered her savings was sacked.

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X marks the spot where a window cleaner has visited

Burglary scare was just a window cleaning ‘shammy’

A police burglary alert has been dropped after a culprit came clean.

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Police would like to speak to this man.

UPDATE: Man identified following Chorley pub assault

A man police were trying to trace has come forward following an appeal yesterday.
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Police have launched a CCTV appeal after a speaker was punched at Baffitos Restaurant.

Police launch CCTV appeal after man punches speaker at Baffitos in Ashton-on-Ribble

Police have launched a CCTV appeal after a speaker was punched at Baffitos Restaurant in Ashton-on-Ribble.

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A 38-year-old man from Preston has been arrested on suspicion of robbery following a police appeal.

UPDATE: Man arrested following robbery at Londis convenience store in Walton-le-Dale

A 38-year-old man from Preston has been arrested on suspicion of robbery following a police appeal.

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VICTIM: David Lean

Lancashire is at heart of football’s abuse scandal

Football’s child abuse scandal has its roots fixed firmly in Lancashire.

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A robber stole cash from Bargain Booze in Bamber Bridge.

Knife-wielding robber threatens shopkeeper before stealing cash

A thief threatened a shopkeeper with a knife more running off with a large sum of cash.
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Mikaela Houghton

Leyland bicep biter admits attacking relative

A woman who hit the headlines when she brutally bit a man’s bicep has been back before the courts.

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Police are appealing for information.

Man beaten with dog chain and robbed in Preston

Police are appealing for information after a man was beaten with a dog chain and robbed in Preston.

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Police want to speak to these to women in connection with a theft in Chorley

Thieves steal cash from 70 year old woman in Chorley

A 70-year-old woman was the victim of pickpockets in Chorley on Tuesday, December 29.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court list - Tuesday December 6 2016

Here is a list of cases heard at Chorley Magistrates' Court

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The man was armed with a baseball bat

Man armed with baseball bat robs Clayton Brook shop

Police have released images of a man they would like to trace following a robbery at McColls convenience store on Tunley Holme, Clayton Brook.
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David Eatock as a Chorley player in 1997

Ex-Chorley player is latest to come forward in football abuse scandal

Former Chorley striker David Eatock is the latest player to claim he was abused by a football coach as a youngster.

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Jason Yarwood is wanted by the police

Preston man wanted in connection with robbery at post office

Police are appealing for help to find a man who is wanted in connection with a robbery at a post office in Rishton.
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David Taylor is wanted by Lancashire Police

UPDATE: Sex offender wanted on recall caught in Burnley

Police have caught missing sex offender David Taylor in the Burnley area.
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Pam Briggs

Overnight new digest - Family of tragic ex-nurse want answers, pensioner dies after being hit with car, and more ex-footballers speak out about 'abuse'

Catch up with all the latest national and regional news with our morning roundup
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Kyle Killian is wanted by the police

Offender jailed for sexual activity with a child under 16 wanted by police

A 22-year-old man with links to the Burnley area is wanted by police for failing to comply with his sex offender notification requirements.
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Police would like to identify these women.

CCTV appeals - Lancashire Police would like to speak to these people - can you help?

The police have issued the following CCTV images of people from the Lancashire area that they would like to speak to.

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