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East Lancashire men and woman wanted over domestic abuse

POLICE have released a photograph of men and a woman wanted in connection with domestic assaults.

They are being sought as part of Operation Moorhen, a week-long police crackdown on suspects wanted in connection with allegation of domestic abuse.

Thomas Coupe, 31, of

today 14:06
Complaints flood in over town square drain issue

COUNCIL bosses said a blocked drain resulted in a town square ‘flooding’ over the weekend.

Residents in Hyndburn complained of large puddles which formed across Accrington’s new £2million town square.

The area is being developed as part of the town

today 13:02
Heart wrenching diary of human trafficking victim

THE harrowing tale of life working as a prostitute has been outlined in the diary of one of the victim’s.

Yesterday the men and women who conspired to traffick her were jailed for a total of 16 years.

Police have released extracts of the diary found during one of the

today 07:47
Heart wrenching diary of human trafficking victim

THE harrowing tale of life working as a prostitute has been outlined in the diary of one of the victim’s.

Yesterday the men and women who conspired to traffick her were jailed for a total of 16 years.

Police have released extracts of the diary found during one of the

today 06:44
Town pub closes as new licensee sought

A TOWN CENTRE pub has called ‘time’ temporarily and will reopen when a new licensee is found.

The Adelphi on High Street, Blackburn, closed twice in 2016, and once in 2017 due to refurbishment, and has closed again, temporarily, for maintenance work. The pub will reopen

today 05:41
Community group warns people against irresponsible use of fireworks

A COMMUNITY group has again warned people about the dangers of fireworks.

Pendle Community Safety Partnership has joined forces with fire crews and the police to highlight the dangers of fireworks and encourage people to be more thoughtful around the Asian wedding season.

yesterday 20:14
Community group warns people against irresponsible use of fireworks

A COMMUNITY group has again warned people about the dangers of fireworks.

Pendle Community Safety Partnership has joined forces with fire crews and the police to highlight the dangers of fireworks and encourage people to be more thoughtful around the Asian wedding season.

yesterday 19:11
£2m plan to replace Blackburn with Darwen Council laptops

PLANS to spend almost £2million on replacing Blackburn with Darwen Council staff laptops have been approved.

The council’s executive board rubber stamped the £1.875m plan when it met at Blakcburn town hall on Thursday, with cash to be drawn from the

yesterday 17:05
£2m plan to replace Blackburn with Darwen Council laptops

PLANS to spend almost £2million on replacing Blackburn with Darwen Council staff laptops have been approved.

The council’s executive board rubber stamped the £1.875m plan when it met at Blakcburn town hall on Thursday, with cash to be drawn from the

yesterday 16:02
Graham & Brown announce job losses

44 JOBS are under threat as one of East Lancashire's iconic firms faces restructuring.

Wallpaper giants Graham and Brown, who employ 380 people at the moment, announced the move to its staff yesterday morning after what they described as a "challenging time" for the sector.

yesterday 14:59
East Lancashire's Most Wanted - June 19, 2018

POLICE are hunting four men for various offences.

Each week we reveal the most wanted people in East Lancashire.

Andrius Navickas, 34, failed to attend Westminster Magistrates Court for extradition proceedings. Navickas, who has links to East Lancashire, is 6ft,

yesterday 07:38
East Lancashire's Most Wanted - June 19, 2018

POLICE are hunting four men for various offences.

Each week we reveal the most wanted people in East Lancashire.

Andrius Navickas, 34, failed to attend Westminster Magistrates Court for extradition proceedings. Navickas, who has links to East Lancashire, is 6ft,

yesterday 05:32
Fans celebrate in Bees Knees, Blackburn as England beat Tunisia

ENGLAND fans raised a glass to their team as Harry Kane sealed a victory in their opener against Tunisia.

Supporters were in high spirits in the build up to the match at the Bees Knees bar in Blackburn.

Flags, retro shirts and faces painted white and red filled the bar,

yesterday 22:11
Fans celebrate in Bees Knees, Blackburn as England beat Tunisia

ENGLAND fans raised a glass to their team as Harry Kane sealed a victory in their opener against Tunisia.

Supporters were in high spirits in the build up to the match at the Bees Knees bar in Blackburn.

Flags, retro shirts and faces painted white and red filled the bar,

yesterday 22:11
Motorcyclist taken to hospital after M65 crash

A MOTORCYCLIST with 'significant head injuries' was taken to hospital after a crash on the M65.

Police said a car and a motorbike crashed between junctions two and three eastbound.

A North West Ambulance Service spokesman said: "A man suffered significant head injuries and

2018-06-18 23:08
Council says England match WILL be shown on big screen

CONFUSION surrounds the screening of tonight's big match on the giant screen outside Blackburn town hall.

It has now emerged that the match WILL be shown, despite some traders initially being told the game would not be screened.

The 38ft high structure has shown a number

2018-06-18 20:00
Daily News
UK hardest hit as report reveals EU faced 205 terror attacks last year

More than 200 terrorist attacks took place, were stopped or failed across the EU last year, an official report has found.

Over half of the cases in 2017 were recorded in the UK, according to figures compiled by Europol.

The EU’s law enforcement agency said

today 15:08
Alzheimer’s supplement ‘breakthrough’ condemned by experts

Experts have strongly condemned “irresponsible” and “deeply cynical” claims that a new food supplement can slow the progress of Alzheimer’s.

A study of 13 patients found that a combination of fish oil and eye-protective nutrients led to

today 15:08
Sadiq Khan will run for London Mayor again in 2020

Sadiq Khan has confirmed he will seek a second term as Mayor of London in 2020.

The Labour politician also said he hoped protests against US President Donald Trump’s visit to the UK would help change public opinion in America.

Mr Khan, who has been involved in a

today 15:08
Barry Bennell’s victims relieved after paedophile loses sentence appeal

Victims of paedophile football coach Barry Bennell have spoken of their relief after he failed in a Court of Appeal bid to have his 30-year jail term cut.

Three judges in London ruled on Wednesday that the length of his jail term for multiple offences against 12 boys he coached was

today 15:08
Football fan hits back at Lord Sugar’s Senegal slur

A Senegal fan has criticised as offensive Lord Sugar’s tweet comparing his national team to sunglasses sellers on Marbella beach.

Pape Ndiaye, 47, said he was “absolutely” offended by the tweet, which Lord Sugar defended as a joke, before apologising and removing.

today 15:08
Government bids to fend off Brexit rebellion with Davis statement

The Government may have seen off a Commons rebellion over its flagship Brexit legislation with a last-minute concession to pro-EU backbenchers.

Brexit Secretary David Davis wrote to MPs to inform them that an official ministerial statement will be issued on Thursday making clear it

today 15:08
Anfield Road redevelopment on track – Liverpool chief Hughes

Liverpool insist plans for the redevelopment of the Anfield Road end remain on track but building the club’s new training ground is the priority.

Following the opening of the £115million Main Stand in September 2016, fans were keen for the smallest side of Anfield, which

today 15:08
Burnley face Battle of Britain in the Europa League

BURNLEY will face a Battle of Britain tie in the Europa League second qualifying round after being drawn against Aberdeen.

The Clarets will travel to Pittodrie on Thursday, July 26, for their first taste of European football in 51 years. Derek McInnes will then bring the Dons to

today 15:08
Latest news from Blackburn
today 15:08 UK hardest hit as report reveals EU faced 205 terror attacks last year
today 15:08 Alzheimer’s supplement ‘breakthrough’ condemned by experts
today 15:08 Sadiq Khan will run for London Mayor again in 2020
today 15:08 Barry Bennell’s victims relieved after paedophile loses sentence appeal
today 15:08 Football fan hits back at Lord Sugar’s Senegal slur
today 15:08 Government bids to fend off Brexit rebellion with Davis statement
today 15:08 Anfield Road redevelopment on track – Liverpool chief Hughes
today 15:08 Burnley face Battle of Britain in the Europa League
today 15:08 Burnley face Battle of Britain in the Europa League
today 15:08 Burnley tie is 'fantastic', says Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes
today 15:08 Burnley tie is 'fantastic', says Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes
today 15:08 WEATHER: Mini-heatwave set for East Lancashire next week
today 15:08 Burnley thief in court for raids on Turf Hotel and Boot Inn
today 14:06 MPs roast Sainsbury’s and Asda bosses for ‘Mickey Mouse figures’ on merger
today 14:06 Royal Ascot welcomes Sir Mo Farah as gold medallist ‘here to enjoy the racing’
today 14:06 Lloyds to cut 450 jobs as back office operations targeted
today 14:06 Gosport hospital probe reveals ‘truly shocking’ catalogue of failings
today 14:06 Sick MPs may be unable to take part in crunch Brexit vote
today 14:06 Drumm admits ‘huge error in judgment’ over Anglo-Irish Bank fraud
today 14:06 Marcus Rashford hails improved England team spirit
today 14:06 Iceland’s Johann Berg Gudmundsson doubtful for Nigeria clash due to calf injury
today 14:06 Lewis Hamilton faces engine wait ahead of French Grand Prix
today 14:06 One in five Blackburn with Darwen children miss out on chosen school
today 14:06 One in five Blackburn with Darwen children miss out on chosen school
today 14:06 East Lancashire men and woman wanted over domestic abuse
today 13:02 Reptiles, ivory and polar bear carcasses seized in wildlife crime crackdown
today 13:02 Paedophile football coach Barry Bennell loses sentence challenge
today 13:02 BBC targets ‘substantial culture change’ to boost careers of BAME staff
today 13:02 Israel strikes Hamas targets after heavy rocket attacks from Gaza
today 13:02 Man in court charged with terror offences following weapons find
today 13:02 UK stalling Brexit negotiations, says Varadkar
today 13:02 May: Trump’s immigration policy ‘wrong’ and images ‘deeply disturbing’
today 13:02 Rangers drawn against FK Shkupi in Europa League qualifiers
today 13:02 Talking points ahead of French Grand Prix return
today 13:02 Jones confident England can end losing run in final Test against South Africa
today 13:02 Iceland to assess Johann Berg Gudmundsson ahead of Nigeria game
today 13:02 Controversial Accrington care facility plans recommended for approval despite concerns
today 13:02 Only 24 new electric cars registered in Blackburn with Darwen
today 13:02 Only 24 new electric cars registered in Blackburn with Darwen
today 13:02 Investigation into 'deliberate' fire at Burnley house after fears people were inside
today 13:02 Complaints flood in over town square drain issue
today 11:59 Prince Louis’ christening to be held at Chapel Royal on July 9
today 11:59 Man arrested over Tube station blast
today 11:59 Key EU nations to hold mini migration summit
today 11:59 Ascot punters hope blue is the colour of Queen’s hat
today 11:59 Reptiles, ivory and polar bear carcasses seized in wildlife crime operation
today 11:59 Children’s cough syrup recalled over mould fears
today 11:59 450 lives shortened by hospital regime of administering opioids – inquiry
today 11:59 No Wimbledon wild card for Dan Evans
today 11:59 Debutants Jake Connor and Tommy Makinson named in England squad
Latest news from Great Britain
today 15:56 Humankind
today 15:50 Backlash after Fox News 'summer camps' migration comment
today 15:50 Neil Gaiman: We must help refugees because, 'simply, it could be you'
today 15:50 Lord Sugar apologises for 'racist' tweet about Senegal football team
today 15:20 Who are Shkupi? Rangers’ Europa League first qualifying round opponents profiled
today 15:20 Dumfries and Galloway youth workers scoop national awards
today 15:20 Netherburn Nursery kids get into a right old puddle
today 15:20 Quiz in memory of Ringford woman Issy Pitcairn raises more than £500 for Pancreatic Cancer Scotland
today 15:20 Dumfries and Galloway social worker wins top student award
today 15:20 New giant media group created in UK after Reach bid to buy Express Newspapers gets green light
today 15:20 Police hunt fire-raiser after failed attempt to set house alight with residents inside
today 15:20 Police hunt prank mayday caller who sparked major air and sea search in Moray Firth
today 15:17 Millionaire refuses to pull down Britain’s biggest man cave so he’s going to court
today 15:17 Where is cannabis legal around the world and where can you only use it for medicinal purposes?
today 15:17 When is the longest day, when does summer start and what is the summer solstice?
today 15:17 English-language signs put up in Magaluf urging people to behave or be fined
today 15:17 Young brothers face death if UK government sends them back to Pakistan
today 15:17 Tributes to woman who died trying to scratch her way out of airing cupboard
today 15:17 Jurassic World runtime: How long is Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom?
today 15:17 World Cup LIVE: Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia confirmed teams; Luis Suarez wins 100th cap
today 15:17 Royal Baby: Has Zara and Mike Tindall's baby already broken a royal record?
today 15:17 Hawaii volcano eruption update: Is Hawaii volcano still erupting?
today 15:17 Holidays 2018: The popular destinations being attacked by pollution and overpopulation
today 15:17 World Refugee Day 2018: What is it, what is theme? How many people have been displaced?
today 15:17 Royal Ascot 2018: Declan Donnelly’s wife Ali flaunts bump amid couple's cosy display
today 15:17 'ARCHAIC!' Zara Tindall birth sparks SEXISM ROW as palace calls new mum ‘Mrs Mike Tindall'
today 15:17 Hawaii volcano update: How long has the Hawaii volcano been erupting?
today 15:17 Brexiteer MP warns meaningful vote could make Brexit DISASTER more likely for UK
today 15:17 Rare toast rack sells for £2,000 at auction – this is why
today 15:17 Father’s fury as GDPR sees doctors refuse to reveal injured daughter’s whereabouts
today 15:17 Hawaii volcano lava photos: How taking a PICTURE could cost Kilauea tourists THOUSANDS
today 15:17 Summer Solstice 2018 astrology: What does the solstice mean for your zodiac sign?
today 15:17 Princess Diana confesses her love for chocolate in a letter up for auction for £1,500
today 15:17 TRADE WAR: Trump rages at China's ‘ECONOMIC AGGRESSION' as tariffs feud escalates
today 15:17 UK weather forecast: Will June be hottest month on record? Will pollen reach high levels?
today 15:17 Love Island 2018: Rosie goes to DESPERATE lengths to get Adam back despite Zara twist
today 15:17 Virgin Media DOWN – customers left without proper internet for weeks
today 15:17 Marks and Spencer told to team up with AMAZON to save retailer as stores close
today 15:17 Alan Sugar Twitter: The Apprentice star APOLOGISES for 'racist' World Cup tweet
today 15:17 Brexit latest: EU starts mind games calling on nations and firms to prepare for NO DEAL
today 15:17 WATCH: The Asian snake NO animal in US Everglades can kill EATS alligator
today 15:17 Rees-Mogg DEMOLISHES Verhofstadt's claim that EU cannot flex its 'SACROSANCT' rules for UK
today 15:17 115 left - The ultra-threatened beautiful British mammal you’ve probably never heard of
today 15:17 Yemen war: Saudi-backed troops destroy Houthi rebels’ hide outs as bombing escalates
today 15:08 Frankie Dettori kisses Meghan Markle's hand – but Prince Harry is NOT happy
today 15:08 Brit men to get CHEWABLE Viagra that works faster and lasts longer than pills
today 15:08 PMQs: Theresa May says Labour would ‘bankrupt Britain’ as she defends £20billion NHS boost
today 15:08 Hospital drugs left 456 patients dead with criminal charges being considered
today 15:08 Casino gambler reveals ‘GUARANTEED WIN’ system banned from roulette tables
today 15:08 Maga booze CRACKDOWN: Resort puts up FINE SIGNS in English warning partying Brits
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