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Firefighters tackle ‘deliberate’ van blaze

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Craig Colman, 25, of Euxton, whose photos showing �12,000 in cash have gone viral

Barber cutting flash figure with cash pile

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Judy Miller and Edward OBrien with members of  Bamber Bridge Trades Club and Institute

Tarts and sisters pool together for Derian House

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Police officer among men charged in cannabis investigation

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Library closures not the end of the story, vow protesters

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Drink driver had baby in car at time of smash

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Dash cam appeal after teenage girl is seriously injured

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A decade of terror, but ‘too late’ to prosecute abuser

Crime 3
Pie alert

Wigan man sparks minor security alert at airport ... with a pie!

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Olivia Garcia at Simon Cowell's pad in Malibu, California, during the Judges' Houses stage of the X Factor

EXCLUSIVE: X Factor starlet Olivia Garcia talks about her amazing journey

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Photo Neil Cross
The sewage roadworks with temporary lights near Grasshoppers, which have been causing hell for commuters, on Tom Benson Way

Commuters’ frustration as roadworks extended for a second time

Transport 1

Motorway chaos after collision blocks carriageway

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UPDATE: Motorway reopens after serious crash

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A decade of terror, but ‘too late’ to prosecute abuser

Crime 3
Injured: John Hall at home

Man who attacked me was only fined £35

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Injured: John Hall after being attacked in a Chorley pub

Man who attacked poorly pensioner fined just £35

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PROBE: Harpers Lane

Chorley police investigate rape claim

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Nigel Haworth at Northcote, which has been named restaurant of the year

Two Lancashire restaurants toast success at prestigious AA food awards

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Nursery pupil. PHOTO: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Nurseries ‘could close’ if free childcare hours double

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Photo credit: Shutterstock

Five things you need to know on your first day of school – as a teacher

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How Chorley youth zone could look

FEATURE: What does the new youth zone mean for Chorley?

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Finalists announced for 2016 Lancashire Tourism Awards

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Butchers

Which are the best butchers shops in Lancashire?

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Pledge: Barry Gardiner

Lancashire chiefs continue to back fracking plans

Business 20
Story Homes's Builder Bear in the cockpit of an air ambulance

Property developer aims for the skies with latest fund-raising drive

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Library closures not the end of the story, vow protesters

Arts 4
Pledge: Barry Gardiner

Lancashire chiefs continue to back fracking plans

Business 20
County Hall

BREAKING: Councillors uphold decision to close down more than 100 buildings including local libraries

Arts 7
GOING: Fulwood Library

Plan to close libraries to be debated again after protests

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Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt.

Health Minister Jeremy Hunt ‘too busy’ to meet Chorley A&E campaigners

Health 5

Lancashire chiefs continue to back fracking plans

Business 20
Funding will be targeted at people at greatest risk of their health being affected by having a cold home

Extra funding to help fight the winter cold

Business 2
Community cleanup at the Longfield Avenue estate in Coppull, Chorley.
Left to right:
Back row local residents Harley and Lauren with Councillor Jane Fitzsimons, Jayne Allison from Adactus and Councillors Paul Clark and Richard Toon.
Front row local children Erin, Jaiden with baby Roman, Koby and Riley.

Community helps clean estate up

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Clean It Up stencil

Furious mum campaigning after toddler left covered in dog poo

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Sherrie is on the run for children

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The BLAZE Firewalking challenge at Lord Nelson pub in Chorley in aid of CRY

A brave night walking on fire for heart charity

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Eric Wright Group staff and contractors have signed up to the Dames on the Run for Derian House

Building on the reputation of Dames on the Run

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Lynne Whittaker

Make a will and help the hospice

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Ambulances

OVERSTRETCHED: Paramedics hit out at ‘unbearable pressure’ on 999 crews

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