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Michael Keane: Sean Dyche and Burnley helped me realise my international dream

MICHAEL Keane paid tribute to the work Sean Dyche, Ian Woan and Tony Loughlan have done with him at Burnley in helping him realise his international dream.

The Clarets centre-back believes he has come on ‘leaps and bounds’ in his time at Turf Moor since joining from Manchester

today 05:19
Former Westhoughton mayor James Gilfillan ordered to wear electronic tag after fraud against his elderly father

A DISGRACED former mayor who fraudulently used his elderly father's details and bank account to obtain loans has been ordered to wear an electronic tag for six months.

In May last year a jury found James Gilfillan, a former mayor of Westhoughton, guilty of two counts of fraud, but

today 05:19
Young musicians kick off Bolton Music Centre Presents 2017

BANDS, choirs and ensembles took to the stage at the first night of Bolton Music Centre Presents 2017.

The performances this evening signalled the start of a week of concerts dedicated to the town's young musical talent.

First on at the Victoria Hall event was Bolton Youth

yesterday 21:35
Burnley ace Michael Keane reveals his proud parents missed his England debut as they were on holiday in the Caribbean

MICHAEL Keane's parents had to watch the Burnley defender's first appearances for England from a beach bar in Barbados after booking a holiday during the international break.

The 24-year-old, who had twice been away with Gareth Southgate's England without making his debut, enjoyed a

yesterday 16:05
Fears pictures of schoolgirls still on website after shock discovery of photos taken up Rivington and Blackrod High School pupils' skirts

MORE parents have come forward to speak of their devastation after compromising pictures of their daughters appeared on a website — and frustration that pictures still remain on the site.

They have told The Bolton News that not all the pictures of the girls at Rivington and

yesterday 16:05
COMMENT: Burnley defender Michael Keane looks like an international regular already

MAKING the step up from club football to the international stage can be a daunting experience.

Some players take time to hit their stride on the biggest stage of all, some never get used to it. Michael Keane looks like he was born to play international football.

It has

yesterday 12:47
Sticking with Sean Dyche has been vital to Burnley's success, says Tom Heaton

BURNLEY skipper Tom Heaton believes the continuity Burnley have had with boss Sean Dyche has been vital in their success, despite seeing some of their Premier League rivals regularly pulling the trigger on managers.

Dyche is now the seventh longest serving manager in the Football

yesterday 11:41
Harrowby’s Centre in Farnworth faces axe in Bolton Council bid to save cash

A CENTRE which provides vital respite care for disabled adults faces closure as Bolton Council attempts to make £200,000 in savings.

Harrowby’s Centre has been operating in Farnworth for more than 20 years under the Hft charity, but a decision is now being taken on moving its

yesterday 10:35
Harrowby’s Centre in Farnworth faces axe in Bolton Council bid to save cash

A CENTRE which provides vital respite care for disabled adults faces closure as Bolton Council attempts to make £200,000 in savings.

Harrowby’s Centre has been operating in Farnworth for more than 20 years under the Hft charity, but a decision is now being taken on moving its

yesterday 09:29
Sticking with Sean Dyche has been vital to Burnley's success, says Tom Heaton

BURNLEY skipper Tom Heaton believes the continuity Burnley have had with boss Sean Dyche has been vital in their success, despite seeing some of their Premier League rivals regularly pulling the trigger on managers.

Dyche is now the seventh longest serving manager in the Football

yesterday 08:23
Ex-pro boxer jailed for 44-months after conning vulnerable people out of cash by offering them personal protection

AN EX-PROFESSIONAL boxer extorted money from a vulnerable victim by offering him and his family personal protection.

Adeeb Najeeb, 26, also intimidated two others to hand over cash for non-existent electrical goods.

The court heard Najeeb turned to drugs after his

yesterday 07:17
We only judge ourselves against us, says Burnley boss Sean Dyche

SEAN Dyche insists Burnley aren’t judging themselves against any other side despite setting the pace in the Premier League amongst last season’s promoted teams.

While Middlesbrough and Hull City flounder in the relegation zone the Clarets are eight points clear of the bottom

yesterday 05:05
Harrowby’s Centre in Farnworth faces axe in council bid to save cash

A CENTRE which provides vital respite care for disabled adults faces closure as Bolton Council attempts to make £200,000 in savings.

Harrowby’s Centre has been operating in Farnworth for more than 20 years under the Hft charity, but a decision is now being taken on moving its

yesterday 05:05
Men from Bolton, Bury and Radcliffe jailed after being found guilty of gruesome knife, hammer and axe fight

SEVEN men have been jailed for their part in a gruesome violent disorder incident involving an axe, a knife and a hammer.

The men, from Bolton, Bury and Radcliffe were given sentences of between three and thee and a half years for their part in the large scale disturbance.

At around

2017-03-27 18:59
Men imprisoned after being found guilty of gruesome knife, hammer and axe attacks in Bury

SEVEN men have been jailed for their part in a gruesome violent disorder incident involving an axe, a knife and a hammer.

The men, from Bolton, Bury and Radcliffe were given sentences of between three and trhee and a half years for their part in the large scale disturbance.

At around

2017-03-27 17:53
Anthony Marsden not guilty of Musgrave Gardens after ‘horrible’ prison ordeal

A MAN cleared of committing an arson attack has spoken out after spending almost three months in prison.

Anthony Marsden has told the Bolton News about his ‘horrible’ ordeal as he celebrated being acquitted.

The fire broke out at a property in Musgrave Gardens, Halliwell, in the

2017-03-27 16:47
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"To have him alongside me is great" - Charlie Mulgrew praises fellow Blackburn Rovers central defender Darragh Lenihan

CHARLIE Mulgrew believes Darragh Lenihan has found his home in the centre of Blackburn Rovers’ defence and backed the Irishman to succeed at the highest level.

Rovers have used 11 different central defensive partnerships so far this season, with Mulgrew and Lenihan the most popular since

today 05:19
Memorial service celebrates life of Oswaldtwistle at St Christopher's CE school pupil Megan Lee

A MEMORIAL to celebrate the life of Oswaldtwistle teenager Megan Lee who died after suffering a severe allergic reaction was unveiled during a special service at her school.

Friends, family and staff gathered at St Christopher’s CE High School in Accrington to remember the

today 05:19
UK set to begin ‘momentous journey’ to life outside EU

Britain will take the first step on its “momentous journey” to a future outside the European Union when Theresa May launches divorce proceedings that will bring to an end a relationship of more than 40 years.

The Prime Minister has signed the letter that starts the formal exit

today 23:48
Spain benefit from video referee in victory against France

Video replays took centre stage as Spain beat France 2-0 in a friendly at the Stade de France.

German referee Felix Zwayer made full use of the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system being trialled by FIFA as an opening goal for the hosts was disallowed for offside, while an incorrect flag

today 23:48
Anthony Joshua: Spell at Nigerian boarding school was good for me

Anthony Joshua will be Britain’s highest-profile fighter when he faces Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley next month, but he was very nearly lost to a boarding school in Nigeria.

The IBF heavyweight champion, whose full name is Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua, joined his Nigerian mother

today 23:48
Donald Trump signs order to roll back Barack Obama’s ‘clean’ energy plan

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that he said would revive the coal industry and create jobs.

The move makes good on his campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama’s plan to curb global warming.

(Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP/PA)

The order

today 22:42
In pictures: Duchess of Cambridge dazzles guests at gallery event

The Duchess of Cambridge arrived at the National Portrait Gallery for a glittering reception.

Video: The Duchess of Cambridge arriving at the National Portrait Gallery @NPGLondon dressed in a Temperley gown. pic.twitter.com/WlngB9gnMA

— Catherine Wylie (@wyliecatherine) March

today 22:42
Theresa May issues unity plea as she prepares to trigger Article 50

Theresa May will urge the country to “come together” as she prepares to trigger the formal process for Britain’s divorce from the European Union.

The Prime Minister will call for Leave and Remain supporters to put the referendum behind them and make a success of Brexit as

today 22:42
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today 05:19 "To have him alongside me is great" - Charlie Mulgrew praises fellow Blackburn Rovers central defender Darragh Lenihan
today 05:19 Memorial service celebrates life of Oswaldtwistle at St Christopher's CE school pupil Megan Lee
today 05:19 Michael Keane: Sean Dyche and Burnley helped me realise my international dream
today 05:19 Former Westhoughton mayor James Gilfillan ordered to wear electronic tag after fraud against his elderly father
today 23:48 UK set to begin ‘momentous journey’ to life outside EU
today 23:48 Spain benefit from video referee in victory against France
today 23:48 Anthony Joshua: Spell at Nigerian boarding school was good for me
today 22:42 Donald Trump signs order to roll back Barack Obama’s ‘clean’ energy plan
today 22:42 In pictures: Duchess of Cambridge dazzles guests at gallery event
today 22:42 Theresa May issues unity plea as she prepares to trigger Article 50
today 22:42 Welsh wife of Elysee hopeful Francois Fillon handed ‘fraud’ charges
today 22:42 Fabian Cowdrey leaves Kent by mutual consent
today 22:42 Magnusson’s first-half effort proves enough as Iceland edge Republic of Ireland
yesterday 21:35 Young musicians kick off Bolton Music Centre Presents 2017
yesterday 20:30 Donald Trump axes Obama climate change policies
yesterday 20:30 Donald Trump axes Obama climate change policies
yesterday 20:30 Nigel Mansell pays tribute to ‘gentle, massive giant’ John Surtees
yesterday 20:30 Wakefield head coach Chris Chester signs two-year contract extension
yesterday 20:30 Company that's taken ownership of Asons Solicitors controlled by same family that ran the controversial law firm
yesterday 19:24 Holyrood’s backing for new independence vote must be respected: Nicola Sturgeon
yesterday 19:24 Channel 4 relocation outside London ‘would be highly damaging’
yesterday 19:24 Widow of Westminster killer requests privacy for family as she condemns attack
yesterday 19:24 Huddersfield stand-off Danny Brough suspended for Castleford clash
yesterday 18:18 Brighton’s i360 vertical cable car to reopen on Wednesday
yesterday 18:18 Tycoon who banned ‘coloured’ tenants over curry smells could face legal action
yesterday 18:18 Holyrood backs Nicola Sturgeon’s call for second referendum
yesterday 18:18 Secret Service examines suspicious package near White House
yesterday 18:18 Adam Lallana set to miss Merseyside derby with thigh injury
yesterday 18:18 Craig Gordon not worried by busy summer schedule
yesterday 18:18 More details on Asons Solicitors' new ownership revealed
yesterday 18:18 Ryan Gorton found hanged in cell at intended to take his own life
yesterday 18:18 Sarah Parish films new ITV Drama 'Bancroft' in Le Mans Crescent, Bolton
yesterday 17:12 Devin Nunes refuses to step away from Russia probe
yesterday 17:12 Donald Trump’s views echo fascist ‘Blackshirts’, Boris Johnson told
yesterday 17:12 EU wants to negotiate over Brexit in ‘fair and friendly way’
yesterday 17:12 Agency staff working under ‘dark shadow’, MPs told
yesterday 17:12 Jonathan Woodgate rejoins Middlesbrough as first team coach
yesterday 17:12 Michael Bisping ready to fight Yoel Romero instead of Georges St-Pierre
yesterday 17:12 Postal ballot to decide on plans for new city-based Twenty20 tournament
yesterday 17:12 Family pays tribute to man found stabbed to death after Clifton fire
yesterday 17:12 More details on Asons Solicitors' new ownership revealed
yesterday 17:12 Firefighters called to smoke pouring from Mercedes in Bury
yesterday 16:06 Voters should have right to choose Brexit or independence – Nicola Sturgeon
yesterday 16:06 Britain will seek ambitious Gulf trade arrangement after Brexit, says PM
yesterday 16:06 Unions condemn ‘derisory’ 1% pay rise for health workers
yesterday 16:06 New £1 coins already for sale on eBay as sellers seek to make a pretty penny
yesterday 16:06 Bryce Heem given two-week ban for tackle on Willie Le Roux
yesterday 16:06 Real Madrid move would be up to Eden Hazard claims former president
yesterday 16:06 Sam Tomkins suffers setback in recovery from broken foot
yesterday 16:06 Lionel Messi banned for four Argentina games
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