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Danny Drinkwater set to make Burnley debut in midweek

DANNY Drinkwater is in contention for his Burnley debut in Wednesday's Carabao Cup second round match at home to Sunderland.

The midfielder, on-loan from Chelsea, will not be involved in tomorrow's squad for the Wolves game as he continues to build his match fitness.

The

yesterday 17:11
Danny Drinkwater set to make Burnley debut in midweek

DANNY Drinkwater is in contention for his Burnley debut in Wednesday's Carabao Cup second round match at home to Sunderland.

The midfielder, on-loan from Chelsea, will not be involved in tomorrow's squad for the Wolves game as he continues to build his match fitness.

The

yesterday 16:08
New potential witness sought for Lindsay Birbeck investigation

IMAGES of a potential witness in the Lindsay Birbeck investigation have been released by police.

This comes as a previous witness, who mistakenly thought that they had seen the 47-year-old in Peel Park Avenue on the day she went missing, has been discarded.

More than a

yesterday 16:08
New potential witness sought for Lindsay Birbeck investigation

IMAGES of a potential witness in the Lindsay Birbeck investigation have been released by police.

This comes as a previous witness, who mistakenly thought that they had seen the 47-year-old in Peel Park Avenue on the day she went missing, has been discarded.

More than a

yesterday 16:08
Burnley's Ben Mee thinks no Europa League will help

BURNLEY playing in Europe last season was something to savour for their fans, but Ben Mee admits not having that to worry about will benefit the team.

The Clarets were knocked out of the Europa League play-off round by Olympiakos in August last year.

Sunday’s Premier

yesterday 15:05
Man arrested after bursting into Londis with knife

DETECTIVES are appealing for witnesses after an attempted armed robbery at a convenience store.

Police said a man armed with a knife went into the Londis store in Lyndhurst Road, Burnley, at 9pm yesterday demanding cash.

However he left empty-handed.

A

yesterday 12:59
Burnley's Ben Mee thinks no Europa League will help

BURNLEY playing in Europe last season was something to savour for their fans, but Ben Mee admits not having that to worry about will benefit the team.

The Clarets were knocked out of the Europa League play-off round by Olympiakos in August last year.

Sunday’s Premier

yesterday 11:56
'Blackburn's new Carl Fogarty Way is killing our businesses'

THE opening of a new link road to speed traffic from the M65 to a town centre – which was named after a Blackburn sporting great – has left nearby businesses in the slow lane.

Owners claim the failure of the council to install promised signs reminding motorists they are

yesterday 05:38
'Blackburn's new Carl Fogarty Way is killing our businesses'

THE opening of a new link road to speed traffic from the M65 to a town centre – which was named after a Blackburn sporting great – has left nearby businesses in the slow lane.

Owners claim the failure of the council to install promised signs reminding motorists they are

yesterday 05:38
St Wilfrid's pupils celebrate exam results in Blackburn

STUDENTS at St Wilfrid’s Academy were overjoyed at their results as they celebrated outside the school.

For the second year in a row, the Blackburn school recorded its highest percentage of grades eight and nine.

Tim Roper worked hard to achieve his six 9s and three

2019-08-22 21:08
Lindsay Birbeck's father speaks out about daughter's disappearance

THE father of missing Lindsay Birbeck has spoken out about his popular daughter and the public support shown since she disappeared.

More than 100 people were at a public meeting at Accrington Town Hall on Wednesday night.

The 47-year-old teaching assistant was last seen on

2019-08-22 21:08
Investigation underway as man pulls machete on security guard in Great Harwood

A supermarket security guard has been attacked with a machete.

Police were called to Morrisons in Great Harwood on Thursday, having received reports that a store security guard had been assaulted with a weapon.

A police spokesperson said: "We were called at around 2.55pm

2019-08-22 19:02
Johann Berg Gudmundsson says competition for places is very high

JOHANN Berg Gudmundsson believes this current Burnley squad is the strongest he has been involved in his time at the club.

The Iceland international was signed from Charlton Athletic in 2016 and has since made 86 appearances for the Clarets - starting both Premier League games this

2019-08-22 16:56
The restaurants you can get free food on GCSE results day 2019

WHETHER you're elated or relieved this GCSE results day, you've no doubt earned yourself some free food after months of hard work.

And whether you fancy something sweet or savoury there's been plenty of options here for you.

Free sundae at Bella Italia

2019-08-22 15:53
Johann Berg Gudmundsson says competition for places is very high

JOHANN Berg Gudmundsson believes this current Burnley squad is the strongest he has been involved in his time at the club.

The Iceland international was signed from Charlton Athletic in 2016 and has since made 86 appearances for the Clarets - starting both Premier League games this

2019-08-22 09:35
Padiham mum gives birth in her parents' conservatory

A PREGNANT woman who was visiting her mum and dad ending up giving them an unexpected gift – a granddaughter born in their conservatory.

Angel Jones was taken by surprise when Sapphire entered the world in her parents' house while she was popping round to see them.

2019-08-22 08:32
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Trump announces new retaliatory tariffs on China

President Donald Trump says products coming from China that were to be hit with a 10% tariff on September 1 will now face a 15% levy.

President Trump also says goods and products currently being taxed at 25% will be taxed at 30% starting on October 1.

His comments come after China

today 23:29
The G7: All you need to know about Boris Johnson’s first summit as PM

Boris Johnson makes his international summit debut on Saturday at the G7 summit.

– What is the G7?

It is an informal club of rich nations that meets annually to discuss major issues. The members are: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United

today 23:29
Boris Johnson set for debut on global stage at G7 summit

Boris Johnson warned Brexit critics they are “gravely mistaken” about the UK losing its place on the world stage as he prepared for his first international summit and trade talks with Donald Trump.

The Prime Minister will meet the US President in the margins of the G7 summit in

today 23:29
Rising temperatures could set August bank holiday record

A bank holiday heatwave will see most of the country sizzling in sunshine with possible record temperatures, the Met Office has said.

On Friday, south-easterly winds drew warm air from Europe towards the UK, bringing rising temperatures along with dry and settled weather.

Chief

today 23:29
Mauricio Pochettino surprised Christian Eriksen’s future remains unresolved

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino accepts that no one expected Christian Eriksen’s future to still be unresolved going into the final week of the European transfer window.

Eriksen, who is out of contract at the end of the season and said at the start of the summer that he was

today 23:29
Frank Lampard urges Chelsea squad to share the scoring burden

Frank Lampard has admitted Chelsea will have to share out Eden Hazard’s goals among the Stamford Bridge squad to thrive without the Belgium talisman.

Hazard struck a Blues career-high 21 goals last term, in his final season with the club before moving to Real Madrid in a deal that

today 23:29
Bruce defends his corner at Newcastle after tough start to the season

Steve Bruce has launched a passionate defence of his fledgling reign at Newcastle amid smouldering discontent on Tyneside.

Two games into his tenure, the 58-year-old has seen anger over Rafael Benitez’s departure and misgivings over his appointment fester after back-to-back defeats

today 23:29
Moeen hits form as Blast champions Worcestershire thrash rivals Birmingham

Moeen Ali returned to form with an unbeaten 85 from 46 to steer Vitality Blast champions Worcestershire to a nine-wicket win over derby rivals Birmingham at Edgbaston.

The England all-rounder, dropped after the opening Ashes Test in Birmingham, clubbed six sixes and seven fours to make

today 23:29
Latest news from Blackburn
today 23:29 Trump announces new retaliatory tariffs on China
today 23:29 The G7: All you need to know about Boris Johnson’s first summit as PM
today 23:29 Boris Johnson set for debut on global stage at G7 summit
today 23:29 Rising temperatures could set August bank holiday record
today 23:29 Mauricio Pochettino surprised Christian Eriksen’s future remains unresolved
today 23:29 Frank Lampard urges Chelsea squad to share the scoring burden
today 23:29 Bruce defends his corner at Newcastle after tough start to the season
today 23:29 Moeen hits form as Blast champions Worcestershire thrash rivals Birmingham
today 23:29 Solskjaer wants fans to stand by Pogba after penalty problems
today 22:26 Hot buttered toast for patients will improve their NHS experience, says PM
today 22:26 Football hero joins young bike riders for anti-knife crime protest
today 22:26 Sancho on target again as Dortmund seal late comeback win over Cologne
today 22:26 Dale claims Bury have been sold with hours to spare
today 22:26 Aston Villa pick up first Premier League win of season
today 22:26 Leicester midfielder Adrien Silva completes switch to Monaco
yesterday 21:23 Johnson ‘deeply concerned’ about Amazon rainforest fires
yesterday 21:23 No excuses from England after poor show against Australia
yesterday 21:23 Day two of the third Ashes Test: England’s Ashes hopes on the brink
yesterday 21:23 Tosin Adarabioyo and Ben Brereton updates ahead of Cardiff
yesterday 20:20 Polish chef criticises Home Office after bid for settled status rejected
yesterday 20:20 Justice Ruth Ginsburg completes treatment for tumour on pancreas
yesterday 20:20 EFL says little progress made in bid to save Bury but MP says bid is coming
yesterday 20:20 Halep: What comes now is a bonus after Wimbledon win
yesterday 20:20 England embarrassed for 67 as Ashes hopes hang by a thread
yesterday 20:20 Tosin Adarabioyo and Ben Brereton updates ahead of Cardiff
yesterday 20:20 'Retreat room' available to staff at Royal Blackburn Hospital
yesterday 19:17 Brazil’s leader suggests he will send army to tackle Amazon wildfires
yesterday 19:17 Harland and Wolff shipyard should be renationalised, say unions
yesterday 19:17 Hot buttered toast for patients will improve their NHS experience, says PM
yesterday 19:17 Polish chef criticises Home Office after bid for settled status rejected
yesterday 19:17 Campaigners criticise Boris Johnson’s ‘inflammatory’ message to migrants
yesterday 19:17 Campaigners criticise Boris Johnson’s ‘inflammatory’ message to migrants
yesterday 19:17 Wolves boss Nuno dismisses burnout fears amid busy schedule
yesterday 19:17 Roger Federer feeling better than ever heading into US Open
yesterday 19:17 Casualty treated after three-vehicle crash on M65 near Burnley
yesterday 19:17 Casualty treated after three-vehicle crash on M65 near Burnley
yesterday 18:14 US conservative donor and businessman David Koch dies aged 79
yesterday 18:14 Prime Minister enjoys fish and chips during visit to Brixham
yesterday 18:14 Life without parole for man who killed Spanish golfer on US course
yesterday 18:14 Cook, Boycott and Vaughan criticise England’s approach after batting collapse
yesterday 18:14 Bury great Craig Madden recalls happier times at Gigg Lane as deadline looms
yesterday 18:14 Perisic set for Bayern bow but Kovac ‘won’t take any risks’ with Coutinho
yesterday 18:14 EFL says little progress made in bid to save Bury
yesterday 18:14 Pervert sent cop naked child pic
yesterday 17:11 Fires in the Amazon rainforest: Why are they happening?
yesterday 17:11 Residents slam ‘lack of safety improvements’ after flat fire near Grenfell Tower
yesterday 17:11 Special prosecutor appointed in ‘staged attack’ case involving Jussie Smollett
yesterday 17:11 Investors in Kevin McCloud housing venture facing heavy losses
yesterday 17:11 BA pilots to strike in dispute over pay
yesterday 17:11 In Pictures: Fun in the sun ahead of bank holiday heatwave
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today 00:05 'Betrayed!' Furious fisherman demands Sarah Wollaston fight by-election after defection
today 00:05 New plot to block Brexit REVEALED - Heidi Allen plots alliance with pro-EU Tories
today 00:05 Queen crisis: Palace holds ‘golden triangle’ crisis talks over Queen’s independence
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today 00:05 It’s time we heard from Prince Andrew, say RICHARD AND JUDY
today 00:05 Call for crackdown on 'cowboy' funeral directors in Scotland
today 00:05 Billy Connolly heads for unseen America in new TV series
today 00:05 Crime crisis: Emergency summit after horrific surge in attacks on police
today 00:05 Post-Brexit fishing invasion threat dashed – 'Bloc would be laughing stock of the world'
today 23:20 Hull City Q&A: Takeover latest, Craig Fagan departs and late deals before deadline
today 23:17 Steven Gerrard reveals the Rangers religion shock factor he didn't see coming
today 23:17 Neil Lennon on using his own Celtic boo boy anger to inspire Boli Bolingoli and Christopher Jullien
today 23:17 Maltesers launching white chocolate truffles for Christmas
today 23:02 Edinburgh Fringe actor suffers homophobic abuse for pink trousers
today 23:02 South China Sea: US military sends navy ship through strategic Taiwan Strait
today 23:02 Look who's back! Architect of Project Fear George Osborne gets Boris's backing for IMF job
today 23:02 Paedophile jailed after saying ‘you do what you want to 8-year-olds and get away with it’
today 23:02 Brexit deal will come down to final seconds - David Davis ready for EU's last minute panic
today 22:59 US interests will dominate Trump and Johnson's trade talks at the G7, campaigners warn
today 22:14 Mikael Lustig continues his Celtic love affair as Hoops hero chooses club over country
today 22:14 Ex-soldier caught on camera walking to job despite claiming over £10,000 in disability benefits
yesterday 21:59 Teenagers charged with murder after Great Britain athlete knocked off bike
yesterday 21:59 Ashes workload bowls Jofra Archer over as Australia leave England with mountain to climb
yesterday 21:59 How to get a flat stomach: Cutting out this food from your diet can achieve washboard abs
yesterday 21:59 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are nothing but divas, as William shows, says CAROLE MALONE
yesterday 21:59 Dover migrant crossings: Boris's firm message to illegal immigrants 'We'll send you back!'
yesterday 21:59 Stomach bloating: Eating this fruit makes it worse - causes trapped wind
yesterday 21:59 Daniel Hannan snaps after Brexit point sparks groans – 'Some Remainers in the audience'
yesterday 21:59 Science breakthrough after researchers major discovery could lead to unhackable internet
yesterday 21:59 Meghan Markle news: How Meghan had ‘no choice’ on private jet after couple's ‘obsessions’
yesterday 21:59 Abbott stunned by Hannan in brutal Brexit clash – 'Didn't say that at the last election!'
yesterday 21:11 National Lottery EuroMillions results: Winning numbers for Friday August 23
yesterday 21:11 New ferry linking Scotland and the Netherlands set to launch later this year
yesterday 21:11 DJ George Bowie tweets daughter’s Bits ’n’ Pieces tattoo gaffe after tribute to dad goes wrong
yesterday 20:56 Germany warns UK it ‘may stop sending food after no-deal Brexit’
yesterday 20:56 Bank holiday travel chaos as ‘mums with prams forced to walk down train tracks’
yesterday 20:56 South China Sea: Australia vows to crush Beijing’s militarisation of contested waters
yesterday 20:56 NASA news: Hubble telescope snaps dying star in a ‘gloomy scene’ that confused astronomers
yesterday 20:56 Sleeping: Five summer sleep tips for the heatwave to ensure a good night’s rest
yesterday 20:56 Heart attack: New ‘wonder drug’ costing a few pence could cut the risk by 40 per cent
yesterday 20:23 UK economy headed for stagnation in third quarter - BoE's Carney
yesterday 20:11 Holiday firm 'shocked and saddened' after East Yorkshire boy drowns in lake in France
yesterday 20:08 Rangers announce Ibrox sections closed for Legia showdown as Union Bears set to miss out
yesterday 20:08 SNP deputy leader lays out plan to slash £7bn from deficit after independence
yesterday 20:08 Dog owner 'in tears' after meat spiked with needle left in her Clydebank garden
yesterday 20:08 Stranger's incredible act of kindness for adorable puppy born with six legs
yesterday 20:08 Stranger's incredible act of kindness for adorable puppy born with six legs
yesterday 20:08 Holiday chaos on cards as British Airways pilots to strike on three days in September
yesterday 19:53 British travellers warned of stricter checks in Hong Kong airport amid protests
yesterday 19:53 Aston Villa vs Everton LIVE: Confirmed team news as Tyrone Mings goes down during warm-up
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