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Missing boy found 'safe and well' in Southport

Missing teenager Jake Price has been found 'safe and well' in Southport, police have said.
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The car stopped on the M6

‘Don’t hog the middle lane’

Police have issued a warning to Lancashire drivers about hogging the middle lane on motorways.

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Lancashire companies exposed as pay rogues

Lancashire companies exposed as pay rogues

A swanky top-nosh Lancashire restaurant has left a bad taste in the mouth when it comes to forking out staff wages.

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Lancashire Police Dog Unit helps to intercept and arrest a wanted man  on the M6 at Charnock Richard

Wanted man detained after police pursuit

A ‘high risk’ wanted man has been arrested after an early-morning pursuit involving police dogs.

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Three computers and a waste paper bin stolen from school in Chorley

Three computers and a waste paper bin stolen from school in Chorley

Intruders smashed a window at a school in Chorley taking three computers and a waste paper bin.

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Police want to speak two men in connection with a burglary at Coppull Parish Church of England Primary School where nine lap tops were stolen

“They turned a disaster into a triumph”

Budding news hounds reported on a real life burglary in Chorley which saw nine lap tops stolen from their school.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court list - Tuesday February 14 2017

Here is a summary of cases heard at Chorley Magistrates' Court.

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Leon Martin has been jailed

CAGED: 'Extremely dangerous' man jailed for knifepoint robberies in Chorley

A man who broke into two houses in Chorley and held his victims at knifepoint has been jailed.
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Nine laptops were taken from the school

Thieves steal laptops from Chorley primary school

Police are appealing for information following a burglary at a Chorley Primary School.

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Rolf Harris

Rolf Harris cleared of three sex charges in second trial

Disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris has been cleared of three sex charges.

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Ann Diggles car mounted the pavement on Sumner Street

Pensioner not guilty of death by dangerous driving

A pensioner has been found not guilty of causing the death of a Leyland mum by dangerous or careless driving.
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The attack happened near the taxi rank on the High Street

Man hospitalised after 'serious' and 'unprovoked' attack in Chorley

A man was left with 'serious injuries' and needing four operations after an 'unprovoked' attack at a Chorley taxi rank.
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Police were called to the incident at around 6.10am

Man dies after being 'struck by train'

Police were called to a fatality after a man was "struck by a train" in Penwortham.
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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court lists - Tuesday February 7 2017

Here is a summary of cases heard at Chorley Magistrates' Court.

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Pall Mall incident: from Lancs Road Police twitter

Police snare speeder on dashcam footage

Lancashire police have shared dashcam footage of a speeding driver in Preston city centre.

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The body of a man was found during rush hour this morning.

BREAKING: Police attend sudden death of man outside Preston office block

Emergency services were called to the sudden death of a man who is believed to have fallen from a Preston office block.
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Darren James, Veevers is originally from Preston

MISSING: Man from Preston, 37

Police are appealing for information after man originally from Preston went missing from Ormskirk.

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Sharon Edwards

Solicitor's killer wife continues legal attempts to clear name

A killer wife is continuing her bid to appeal her conviction and sentence – despite being refused by a court.
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Police have confirmed that a body has been found

Body found in search for missing boy

Police searching for a missing boy following a fire in Parbold have found a body.
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