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"They are receptive to information" - Tony Mowbray has seen pleasing signs from Blackburn Rovers players

TONY Mowbray believes the Blackburn Rovers players have shown him they are ‘receptive to information’ as he looks to put his mark on the side.

Mowbray arrived at Rovers as head coach on Wednesday and had just one full session with the players ahead of Friday night’s 1-1 draw

yesterday 18:53
Canon Slade School pupil Joanna Yates' family pay tribute to their caring daughter

A CARING teenager who died of meningitis is continuing to help others after her family agreed to donate her organs.

Canon Slade pupil, 16-year-old Joanna Yates, died on Wednesday last week, deteriorating quickly after contracting bacterial meningitis.

"The speed with which

yesterday 18:53
Starting well, the handball rule and bouncing back: Hull City 1 Burnley 1 talking points

STARTING WELL

This was the start of a big month for Burnley. Countless words have been written and spoken on their away record this season, and while the squad are keen to block it and know performances have improved, it is impossible to get away from completely.

With four

yesterday 17:47
PLAYER RATINGS: Hull City 1 Burnley 1

Tom Heaton 6

Came tantalisingly close to saving the penalty. Heart in mouth first half moment when Grosicki lobbed him and crossbar.

Matt Lowton 7

Good defensively against a tricky opponent in Grosicki. Read the game well and stepped in to intercept on several

yesterday 13:19
MATCH VERDICT: Hull City 1 Burnley 1

AT the beginning of a long tour it is important to hit the right note early on and to set the tone for what may lie ahead.

It’s a truism that usually sits better at the start of a cricket tour but it can equally be applied to Burnley’s trip to Hull City on Saturday.

yesterday 12:13
Quick learners, Guthrie gains, feel good factor - Burton Albion 1 Blackburn Rovers 1 Talking Points

ROVERS reporter Rich Sharpe picks out three talking points from Tony Mowbray's first game in charge at Burton Albion.

QUICK LEARNERS

IT WAS quite clear, even from the early moments of the game, that despite having taken just one training session, Tony Mowbray’s ideas

yesterday 05:35
Sean Dyche delighted with Burnley's mentality in Hull draw

SEAN Dyche hailed the mentality of his players after they fought back to earn a point at Hull City.

The Clarets had briefly looked set for another away defeat this season when Tom Huddlestone gave the Tigers the lead with 18 minutes to go through a controversial penalty.

2017-02-25 20:35
UPDATE: Man arrested and bailed in connection with explosives offence as police attend house in St James Street, Farnworth

A MAN has been arrested and bailed after officers attended a house in Farnworth.

Police attended an address in St James Street on Friday and arrested a 56-year-old man on suspicion of an offence contrary to the Explosives Substances Act.

He was later bailed until May 26.

2017-02-25 20:35
UPDATE: Man arrested in connection with explosives offence as police attend house in St James Street, Farnworth

A MAN has been arrested after officers attended a house in Farnworth.

Police attended an address in St James Street on Friday and arrested a 56-year-old man on suspicion of an offence contrary to the Explosives Substances Act.

He remains in custody for questioning.

2017-02-25 19:27
Bomb disposal, police and fire in St James Street, Farnworth

A bomb disposal team, police and men in hazard suites have attended a house in Farnworth.

Officers have been at a property in St James Street since around 8pm last night.

A fire engine and fire officer are also in attendance.

Officers in white hazard suites

2017-02-25 18:21
Bomb disposal, police and fire engine at house in James Steer, Farmworth

A bomb squad, police and men in hazard suites have attended a house in Farnworth.

Officers have been at a property in St James Street since around 8pm last night.

A fire engine and fire officer are also in attendance.

Officers in white hazard suites and

2017-02-25 17:15
Sean Dyche hails Joey Barton's attitude and influence since Burnley return

SEAN Dyche has hailed Joey Barton’s influence and attitude at Burnley after branding last week’s controversies as ‘pantomime stuff’.

Barton hit the headlines for a couple of off-the-ball clashes with Lincoln’s Matt Rhead and Terry Hawkridge during the FA Cup defeat at Turf

2017-02-25 11:45
Woman suffers serious head injuries in A59 crash

A 24-year-old woman suffered serious head injuries after a car crash in the Ribble Valley on Friday night.

The car she was driving rolled several times before stopping in a lay-by, police said.

Officers are now appealing for witnesses after the incident which happened on

2017-02-25 11:45
Tony Mowbray happy with Blackburn Rovers coaching make-up - but admits he may add to it in the summer

BLACKBURN Rovers head coach Tony Mowbray admits he may make additions to his backroom staff in the summer, but says he is more than happy to be working alongside a ‘good mix’ in new assistant manager David Lowe and first-team coach David Dunn.

Both were promoted from their roles

2017-02-25 07:21
Widow, from Alexandra Street, Farnworth, unsure whether ashes are of late husband's after mix-up

A WIDOW says she is unsure whether the ashes she has been given belong to her husband after another person’s name was found inside his urn.

Linda Hardman, aged 69, made the upsetting discovery with her 42-year-old son Peter after collecting the urn containing what they thought

2017-02-25 07:21
Fire at terraced house badly damages 3 properties in East Street, Bury

A FIRE has badly damaged a terraced house and two adjoining properties in Bury.

The fire broke out a property in East Street last night.

Crews were called at 10.45pm last night, February 23.

The fire is thought to have started on the first floor and spread to the

2017-02-24 18:07
Daily News
Jeremy Corbyn promises ‘credible’ policies in bid to revive Labour’s fortunes

Jeremy Corbyn has promised to bring forward “very coherent”, “credible” and “solid” policies that will help revive Labour’s fortunes following its humiliating Copeland by-election defeat.

The Labour leader appeared to reject suggestions his

today 23:17
England coach Eddie Jones calls on World Rugby to act over breakdown tactics

Eddie Jones expects World Rugby to revise the laws that enabled Italy to frustrate England with unusual breakdown tactics described by George Ford as having the potential to “kill the game”.

In a ploy devised by defence coach Brendan Venter, no player was committed after a

today 23:17
Andy Murray ready for return in Dubai despite bout of shingles

Andy Murray insists he is “fit and raring to go” at the Dubai Tennis Championships having overcome a bout of shingles during a five-week lay-off.

The world number one has not played since a shock fourth-round exit to Mischa Zverev in the fourth round of the Australian Open, and

today 23:17
Crystal Palace to be rewarded for return to form with warm-weather training camp

Crystal Palace will be rewarded for their return to form with a warm-weather training camp in the coming weeks.

They significantly improved during Saturday’s 1-0 defeat of Middlesbrough, which has revived their hopes of surviving relegation from the Premier League, and manager Sam

today 23:17
Romelu Lukaku determined to push Everton to ‘greatness’

Romelu Lukaku’s ambition is to help Everton achieve “greatness” but believes the only way to do that is if every player pushes each other to the limit.

The Belgium striker is the Premier League’s joint-leading scorer with 17 after his goal in the 2-0 win over

today 23:17
Claims MP Lewis registered websites in preparation for Labour leader bid denied

Claims that Clive Lewis registered website addresses in apparent preparation for a Labour leadership bid have been denied by a source close to the MP.

It comes after the Huffington Post UK said four domain names which appeared to support Mr Lewis for Labour leader were registered on June

today 22:11
Injured Barry Geraghty to miss Cheltenham Festival after Kempton fall

Top jockey Barry Geraghty has been ruled out of the Cheltenham Festival after suffering a collapsed lung and six broken ribs in a fall at Kempton Park on Saturday.

The rider was taken to hospital for further examination following a spill from the Nicky Henderson-trained Charli Parcs in the

today 22:11
Leicester v Liverpool talking points

Leicester play their first match since the sacking of boss Claudio Ranieri as they host Liverpool in the Premier League on Monday.

The Foxes, in action four days on from the man who oversaw last season’s remarkable surge to the title being dismissed, have slipped to 18th in the

yesterday 21:05
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today 23:17 Jeremy Corbyn promises ‘credible’ policies in bid to revive Labour’s fortunes
today 23:17 England coach Eddie Jones calls on World Rugby to act over breakdown tactics
today 23:17 Andy Murray ready for return in Dubai despite bout of shingles
today 23:17 Crystal Palace to be rewarded for return to form with warm-weather training camp
today 23:17 Romelu Lukaku determined to push Everton to ‘greatness’
today 22:11 Claims MP Lewis registered websites in preparation for Labour leader bid denied
today 22:11 Injured Barry Geraghty to miss Cheltenham Festival after Kempton fall
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yesterday 18:53 "They are receptive to information" - Tony Mowbray has seen pleasing signs from Blackburn Rovers players
yesterday 18:53 Canon Slade School pupil Joanna Yates' family pay tribute to their caring daughter
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yesterday 17:47 England survive scare to down battling Italy and keep Six Nations bid on course
yesterday 17:47 Starting well, the handball rule and bouncing back: Hull City 1 Burnley 1 talking points
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yesterday 15:31 Red Bull unveil car they hope will end Mercedes domination
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yesterday 14:25 Martin O’Neill rules out making Leicester return
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yesterday 13:19 Three critically hurt after pedestrians hit by car
yesterday 13:19 Rescuers broaden search for 18-year-old amid Arbroath Cliffs fall fears
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