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Police in Chorley issue warning to youths

Police in Chorley have issued a warning to youths who have been climbing on school roofs and vandalising property saying that their behaviour will "not be tolerated".
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Sessions House

Chorley mum found guilty of laundering cash from her partner's loan shark business

A mum-of-two has been found guilty of laundering cash from her partner’s illegal loan business.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court listings - Tuesday June 20 2017

Here is a summary of cases heard at Chorley and Preston magistrates courts.
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Retiring Lancashire Chief Constable Steve Finnigan

‘Police cuts have gone too far, we are not safe’

As the UK’s longest-serving Chief Constable, Steve Finnigan’s opinion ought to count.

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Activity at the Franklaw Water Treatment plant on Catterall Lane, Garstang, after news of water contamination

United Utilities to face prosecution over crypto crisis

United Utilities is to be prosecuted for the drinking water crisis that left thousands of Lancashire people without safe water.

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Murder victim 20 year old Janet Murgatroyd

Haunting final pictures of murdered Preston student released in fresh bid to catch killer

The killer of student Janet Murgatroyd has been urged to give himself up, 21 years after the crime. Detectives still looking into the case say new information has come to light since the initial investigation, but not enough to bring anyone to court.

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Marley Court Nursing and Residential home on Bolton Road at Heath Charnock near Chorley

Nurse struck off for “no insight” into drug errors

A care home nurse has been struck off after making a number of drug errors with vulnerable residents.

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Hoghton Post Office

Post master's shock at gun raid on village store

The boss of a post office targeted by a gun-wielding robber is relieved no staff were harmed in the terrifying raid.

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Hogton Post Office     Image: Google

Gun raid on village post office

A woman was threatened with an axe and a hand gun in a robbery at a Post Office
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Flowers and tributes continue to pour in at the chip shop in Leyland believed to have been run by the parents of Saffie Rose Roussos.

Manchester bomb ‘designed to kill as many as possible’ inquests hears

Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi carried a rucksack packed with a “massive number” of small metal objects which “flew through the air at high velocity in all directions” when detonated, a court has heard.

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A search was launched yesterday at Anglezarke Reservoir following the reports 
Pic: Googlemaps

Search launched in Chorley following reports of man 'waist deep in water'

A search was launched in Chorley following reports of a man waist deep in water, say police.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday June 13 2017

Here is a list of cases heard at Chorley and Preston magistrates' courts.

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Police are extremely concerned for missing man

UPDATE: Missing 81-year-old is found

An 81-year-old man who went missing from Hutton has been found, say police.
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Terry Woods, who has been named as the new Assistant Chief Constable of Lancashire Constabulary.

New Assistant Chief Constable for Lancashire Police

Lancashire Constabulary has appointed a new Assistant Chief Constable.

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The scene on the westbound M55 after a five vehicle smash

M55 death crash latest - driver bailed

A lorry driver arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after a fatal crash on the M55 has been rebailed.

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Michelle enjoyed a full life packed with family activities (L-R Dylan, Michelle, Millie, Tony and Elliot)

'She was a guardian angel' - family of Michelle Kiss pay emotional tribute

A Ribble Valley mum  who devoted her life to caring for her family and friends was a "guardian angel" who must have protected her daughter in the Manchester bomb blast, says her devastated husband..

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Michelle enjoyed a full life packed with family activities (L-R Dylan, Michelle, Millie, Tony, Elliot

'She was a guardian angel' - family of Michelle Kiss pay emotional tribute

A Ribble Valley mum  who devoted her life to caring for her family and friends was a "guardian angel" who must have protected her daughter in the Manchester bomb blast, says her devastated husband.
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Dennis Delight drummer Paul Swindells

Band halts gigs for injured drummer

Bandmates of Dennis Delight drummer Paul Swindells have cancelled gigs and suspended work on their latest album until the robbery victim is fit to play again.

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Cocaine is a class A drug

Taxi driver jailed for dealing cocaine

A drug-dealing taxi driver was found with a stash of drugs and criminal cash in his cab, Preston Crown Court heard.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday June 6 2017

Here is a summary of cases heard at Chorley and Preston magistrates courts.

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