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Reports of shots being fired on Colne Road, Burnley

POLICE were scrambled to an address this evening following reports of shots being fired at a property.

Officers are currently at the scene of the incident on Colne Road in Burnley, after reports were made that shots were fired at a property shortly after 9pm.

Damage has

today 23:50
Bradley Dack proposes to Olivia Attwood in Dubai

ROVERS superstar Bradley Dack and his long-term girlfriend Olivia Attwood have become engaged while on holiday.

Midfielder Dack popped the question to The Only Way is Essex star Olivia in Dubai, where the pair are currently on holiday.

The couple have been in an on-off

yesterday 21:44
Couple in 70s rescued from house fire in Accrington

A MAN leapt from a first-floor window to escape a blazing house in the middle of the night.

A woman also managed to get out before firefighters arrived and rescued a couple aged in their 70s.

The pensioners were upstairs in the semi detached house in Accrington, and

yesterday 15:26
New wall at Blackburn's Mall reveals a wealth of opportunities

THE Community CVS and The Mall have launched their new Community Wall at the shopping centre in Blackburn.

The aim of the Community Wall is to support charities and organisations to spread the word of their services, volunteering opportunities and events.

Paul Mason, chair

yesterday 13:20
Stanley boss John Coleman's reaction to the Rochdale loss

JOHN Coleman believes Ian Henderson was the difference between his side and Rochdale on Saturday afternoon at the Crown Oil Arena.

Henderson's double either side of the half-time whistle downed Stanley as Joe Pritchard's stunning strike was not enough to salvage a point for the Reds

yesterday 11:14
Litter police 'targeting smokers' instead of focusing on general litter

CALLS have been made to review the contract of the ‘litter police’ in Pendle.

Cllr David Whipp, who represents the Craven ward, says more than 3,000 people have been handed out fixed penalty notices since District Enforcement took over a contract to crackdown on litter

yesterday 05:59
Litter police 'targeting smokers' instead of focusing on general litter

CALLS have been made to review the contract of the ‘litter police’ in Pendle.

Cllr David Whipp, who represents the Craven ward, says more than 3,000 people have been handed out fixed penalty notices since District Enforcement took over a contract to crackdown on litter

yesterday 05:59
Match Report: Rochdale 2-1 Accrington Stanley

ROCHDALE – 2

ACCRINGTON STANLEY – 1

ACCRINGTON Stanley were unable to give manager John Coleman the perfect birthday present as they fell to a 2-1 defeat at Rochdale.

Stanley will feel they did enough to, at least deserve a point, as an Ian Henderson

2019-10-12 19:23
Jeff Hendrick admits lack of Europa League has made difference for Burnley

JEFF Hendrick believes a lack of Europa League football has played a big part in Burnley’s progression this season.

The Clarets are seventh in the Premier League table after an impressive start to the campaign.

Hendrick, set to play for the Republic of Ireland

2019-10-12 12:02
Jeff Hendrick admits lack of Europa League has made difference for Burnley

JEFF Hendrick believes a lack of Europa League football has played a big part in Burnley’s progression this season.

The Clarets are seventh in the Premier League table after an impressive start to the campaign.

Hendrick, set to play for the Republic of Ireland

2019-10-12 08:53
Accrington bus pervert groped three terrified teenage girls

A PERVERT market trader terrified college students by sexually assaulting them on a bus.

Burnley Crown Court heard how pensioner Abdul Kazi targeted the girls, who were all under 18, on the main route from Accrington to Burnley.

Prosecuting, Lisa Worsley said two of the

2019-10-12 07:50
Accrington bus pervert groped three terrified teenage girls

A PERVERT market trader terrified college students by sexually assaulting them on a bus.

Burnley Crown Court heard how pensioner Abdul Kazi targeted the girls, who were all under 18, on the main route from Accrington to Burnley.

Prosecuting, Lisa Worsley said two of the

2019-10-12 07:50
Club attack in Darwen has left man with serious brain injury

AN attack outside an East Lancashire social club has left a man with life-changing injuries, a court heard.

When Andrew Tait, 30, set upon David Connelly, 61, outside the Bridge Sports and Social Club in Darwen he was left with a bleed on the brain, Preston Crown Court was told.

2019-10-11 18:11
Club attack in Darwen has left man with serious brain injury

AN attack outside an East Lancashire social club has left a man with life-changing injuries, a court heard.

When Andrew Tait, 30, set upon David Connelly, 61, outside the Bridge Sports and Social Club in Darwen he was left with a bleed on the brain, Preston Crown Court was told.

2019-10-11 18:11
Sean Dyche hails Dwight McNeil ahead of England Under-21 bow

SEAN Dyche has hailed the improving Dwight McNeil ahead of his likely England Under-21 debut tonight.

The Burnley winger is in Aidy Boothroyd’s squad for the friendly in Slovenia this evening with a second game to come against Austria at Stadium MK in Milton Keynes on Tuesday

2019-10-11 13:59
Sean Dyche hails Dwight McNeil ahead of England Under-21 bow

SEAN Dyche has hailed the improving Dwight McNeil ahead of his likely England Under-21 debut tonight.

The Burnley winger is in Aidy Boothroyd’s squad for the friendly in Slovenia this evening with a second game to come against Austria at Stadium MK in Milton Keynes on Tuesday

2019-10-11 08:44
Daily News
US suspect in Harry Dunn death must agree to UK return ahead of meeting parents

The family of 19-year-old Harry Dunn has said they will only meet the US woman suspected of causing their son’s death if she promises to return to Britain.

Family spokesman Radd Seiger told Sky News the condition was a “non-negotiable red line in the sand” if Anne

today 02:59
William and Kate begin tour as Pakistan bolsters security

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will begin their tour of Pakistan today as the country heightens security provisions for the couple’s five-day visit.

It will be their first official visit to Pakistan and “most complex” tour to date, Kensington Palace said, due

today 02:59
Ireland ready to peak for All Blacks: Sexton

Johnny Sexton has questioned the “strange” negativity around Ireland’s World Cup campaign, insisting Joe Schmidt’s men are ready to peak for the All Blacks.

British and Irish Lions fly-half Sexton insisted Ireland always knew Japan’s quality ahead of their

today 02:59
Pc Andrew Harper described as a ‘hero’ ahead of his funeral

Police officer Andrew Harper who died while responding to reports of a burglary has been described as a “hero” ahead of his funeral.

The 28-year-old newlywed, from Thames Valley Police, was killed on August 15 near the village of Sulhamstead in Berkshire.

He died

today 00:53
Drop in N Ireland footfall figures blamed on ‘looming threat’ of no-deal Brexit

A 3.1% drop in consumer footfall figures has been blamed on the “looming threat” of a no-deal Brexit.

Northern Ireland shopping centres saw a footfall decline of 5.5% while the high street saw a dip of 2.3%.

The region was the worst performing in the UK,

today 00:53
Johnson under pressure from Brussels as Brexit deadline looms

Boris Johnson is coming under pressure to concede more ground to Brussels as hopes for an early breakthrough in the Brexit talks appeared to falter.

UK and EU officials will resume talks in the Belgian capital on Monday with the prospects of an agreement in time for Britain to leave with a

today 00:53
Extinction Rebellion to ‘swarm’ City of London

Eco-activists Extinction Rebellion have vowed to “swarm” the City of London and cause “maximum disruption” to financial institutions like the Bank of England.

The group said it would try and close roads and stop public transport early on Monday morning, citing the

today 00:53
Johnson unveils Queen’s Speech crackdown on foreign offenders

Boris Johnson is putting a crackdown on violent and foreign criminals at the centre of the first Queen’s Speech of his premiership in a bid to “restore confidence” in the justice system.

The package of 22 bills will include legislation to keep serious criminals in prison

today 00:53
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today 02:59 US suspect in Harry Dunn death must agree to UK return ahead of meeting parents
today 02:59 William and Kate begin tour as Pakistan bolsters security
today 02:59 Ireland ready to peak for All Blacks: Sexton
today 00:53 Pc Andrew Harper described as a ‘hero’ ahead of his funeral
today 00:53 Drop in N Ireland footfall figures blamed on ‘looming threat’ of no-deal Brexit
today 00:53 Johnson under pressure from Brussels as Brexit deadline looms
today 00:53 Extinction Rebellion to ‘swarm’ City of London
today 00:53 Johnson unveils Queen’s Speech crackdown on foreign offenders
today 00:53 Man charged with attempted murder after east London stabbing
today 00:53 Shoplifter was chased out of Blackburn Asda
today 23:50 Johnson’s Brexit deal hopes in the balance as both sides say more work to do
today 23:50 Traditions of the Queen’s Speech and State Opening of Parliament
today 23:50 Traditions of the Queen’s Speech and State Opening of Parliament
today 23:50 Harry Kane ready to handle extra pressure as captain for club and country
today 23:50 Joachim Low praises Germany response to Emre Can dismissal
today 23:50 Ryan Giggs hails Wales’ character for keeping Euro 2020 hopes alive
today 23:50 Reports of shots being fired on Colne Road, Burnley
today 22:47 Johnson unveils Speech to ‘restore confidence’ in the justice system
today 22:47 Johnson unveils Speech to ‘restore confidence’ in the justice system
today 22:47 Johnson’s Brexit deal hopes in the balance as both sides say more work to do
today 22:47 Teenager arrested after man, 20, dies following street stabbing
today 22:47 Emotional Efe Obada speaks about his return to London with victorious Panthers
today 22:47 Bale saves Wales as Croatia draw keeps Euro 2020 dream alive
today 22:47 Ten-man Germany battle to victory to keep Euro 2020 qualification on track
today 22:47 Youngs: Don’t believe the England hype before Australia clash
yesterday 21:44 UK’s Lightning fighter jets head to US for advanced military trials
yesterday 21:44 Syrian troops to help Kurds in wake of Turkish invasion
yesterday 21:44 Bradley Dack proposes to Olivia Attwood in Dubai
yesterday 20:41 Joanna Cherry: ‘Real possibility’ that Boris Johnson secures Brexit deal
yesterday 20:41 Conservative candidate’s supporters celebrate Tunisia election ‘win’
yesterday 20:41 Half-marathon cancelled after reports of man ‘acting suspiciously’
yesterday 20:41 Exit polls suggest win for Poland’s ruling Law and Justice party
yesterday 20:41 Fachie fighting for more Paralympic glory after tricky year
yesterday 20:41 Day 27 at the Rugby World Cup: Quarter-finalists prepare for action
yesterday 20:41 'I'd give it all up for Olympic gold,' says taekwondo world champion Walkden
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yesterday 20:41 Kane and Southgate promise England will bounce back against Bulgaria
yesterday 20:41 Smiles back for Scotland as San Marino are hit for six
yesterday 20:41 Firearms plot charge for ‘guns stash’ man
yesterday 20:41 Bradley Dack proposes to Olivia Attwood in Dubai
yesterday 19:38 Boris Johnson and Sinn Fein leader discuss Brexit in call
yesterday 19:38 McCaffrey guides Carolina to entertaining victory over Tampa Bay in London
yesterday 19:38 Austerberry delighted with Saracens' dominant win over Worcester
yesterday 19:38 Ronald Koeman criticism of Northern Ireland style irrelevant to Michael O’Neill
yesterday 19:38 McGinn grabs hat-trick as Scotland hit San Marino for six at soggy Hampden
yesterday 19:38 5 talking points ahead of England’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Bulgaria
yesterday 19:38 New wave of Lancs engineers heralded by peer
yesterday 19:38 Tony Christie: 'As long as I've got my voice, I'll keep going'
yesterday 18:35 Boris Johnson and Sinn Fein leader discuss Brexit in call
yesterday 18:35 Joanna Cherry: ‘Real possibility’ that Boris Johnson secures Brexit deal
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today 01:47 No more departures planned as Hull KR continue recruitment drive
today 01:47 No more departures planned as Hull KR continue recruitment drive
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today 00:29 Jeremy Corbyn could support Speaker John Bercow as interim PM if Boris is ousted
today 00:29 Coronation Street spoilers: Gail Platt's explosive comeback announced as family in turmoil
today 00:29 Kate and Prince William to be guarded by 1,000 police officers on Pakistan royal tour
today 00:29 British veterans furious at Boris as PM may drop crucial pledge from Queen’s Speech
today 00:29 Brexiteer MP Bridgen launches scathing attack on Hammond and Grieve over anti-Brexit plot
today 00:29 Boris Johnson's Queen speech to announce crackdown on foreign criminals sneaking into UK
today 00:29 Jeremy Corbyn's renationalisation plan to cost YOU an 'eye-watering' £196 billion
today 23:41 The quiet rebirth of the European centre left
today 23:38 Steve Clarke reveals Scotland dressing room shift following morale-boosting San Marino win
today 23:38 SNP has taken significant step in tackling Scotland’s horrendous drug-death toll
today 23:26 Disabled protesters demand return of wheelchairs and ramps ‘confiscated by police’
today 23:26 Half marathon cancelled over false alarm of man ‘acting suspiciously’
today 23:26 78-year-old becomes world’s oldest man with Down’s syndrome
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today 23:26 Harry Kane determined to lead England to Euro 2020 and admits ‘high pressure’ at Tottenham
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today 23:26 RAF unveils F-35 fighter jets with top speed of 1,200mph landing on HMS Queen Elizabeth
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today 23:26 EU showdown: Poland's ruling party election victory could reignite judicial row with EU
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today 22:50 Johnson to set out post-Brexit law and order drive in Queen's Speech
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today 22:23 Husband’s coffin dropped during funeral exposing his body to hundreds of mourners
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today 22:23 Who Wants To Be A Millionaire: Jeremy Clarkson takes brutal swipe at Top Gear hosts
today 22:23 Andrew Marr faces ruthless backlash after accusing Priti Patel of laughing at Brexit woes
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