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British IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is set to take on heavyweight legend Wladimir Klitschko this Saturday at Wembley stadium.

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A sport based on kicking and punching, historically developed from Karate, Muay Thai, Kun Khmer, and Boxing. It is a combination of boxing, martial arts and aerobics.

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Grand National 2017: Another winner for racehorse owner Trevor Hemmings?

The Randox Health Grand National takes place on Saturday April 8.

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Ryding faces fight to win National title

He may have a World Cup slalom podium to his name this year, but skier Dave Ryding is anticipating a fight to win at the Delancey British National Alpine Ski Championships.

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Defeat for Leyland youngsters

Leyland Warriors‘ Under-7s team welcomed Wigan St Jude’s to Moss Side for their first game of the season but slipped to a 12-6 defeat.

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Your free £5 bet on the Cheltenham Festival with BetSid

Fast-off-the-mark Lancashire bookmaker BetSid is galloping ahead, after opening its seventh store in time for the highlight of the racing season, The Cheltenham Festival.

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Ronnie O'Sullivan to cut back on interviews after latest controversy

Ronnie O'Sullivan insists he will no longer give in-depth interviews after the latest controversy regarding his comments to the media.
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North West Air Ambulance Leyland Golf Club presentation
Pic: (L to R) Vince Slater, Lynne Whittaker, Paramedic Pup, Sue Hodgson, Steve Fisher

Captains fantastic are a driving force

A mercy mission air charity is on cloud nine after receiving an “exceptional” donation.

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John Fillis and Matthew Tomlinson

Ride celebrates opening of latest Loop section

The latest section of the Leyland Loop is finished.


Popular run is back on track after pub saves the day

A popular five kilometre run is back on track after being driven off the road by a parking wrangle.

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Police and ambulance services are currently attending athree-car accident on the M6 Northbound.

UPDATE: All lanes now re-opened after three-car smash on M6

All lanes have now re-opened following an earlier three-car accident on the M6 Northbound.
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Town’s ready to rumble

Town’s ready to rumble

This weekend, 16 of the UK’s best wrestlers will square off at the Empress Ballroom during the first ever WWE UK Championship Tournament.

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Wrestling duo all ready to rumble

The two Fylde coast wrestlers involved in the inaugural WWE UK Championship in Blackpool are relishing the prospect of facing off against each other.

FMX rider Nez Parker, from Leyland.

High-flying Nez gears up for ride of his life

A high-flying stuntman is gearing up for one of the most exhilarating tours of his life.

Ron Farrington, senior pastor at Longton Community Church

New Year’s Honours for red rose greats

A host of Lancashire’s leading lights have been recognised in the New Year’s Honour’s List.

Great Britain's Sir Bradley Wiggins

Sir Bradley Wiggins announces retirement from professional cycling

Sir Bradley Wiggins has announced his retirement from professional cycling in a statement.
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Prince Harry at Cast North West

Harry is rugby league’s new royal patron

Her Majesty The Queen is to step down as royal patron of the Rugby Football League.

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Drivers are experiencing delays on the M6 after a crash

Delays on M6 Northbound after TWO separate accidents

Drivers faced delays after two crashes involving 11 vehicles on the M6 motorway this morning (14 December)
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Peter, Alan and Fred show off their awards

Anglers land awards after saving man from raging sea

Three have-a-go heroes have been honoured for their bravery after rescuing a man during a night-time fishing trip.

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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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