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Police 'sting' stolen motorbike in Bamber Bridge

A 36-year-old man was arrested overnight after police used a stinger to stop a stolen motorbike in Bamber Bridge.
Crime
The accident happened on Preston Road at the junction of Moss Lane

Delays after crash in Chorley

A road has been partially blocked following an accident in Chorley, say police.
Transport
This year's festival looks set to be a bumper packed day

LEYLAND FESTIVAL 2018: Everything you need to know - road closures, parade times and what's on

This year's Leyland Festival looks set to be a bumper packed day filled with family entertainment, a fairground, shows, live music and much more.
Whats on
APPEAL: Man smashes his way out of Penwortham shop during robbery

APPEAL: Man smashes his way out of Penwortham shop during robbery

An appeal has been launched after a man smashed his way out of a shop during a robbery in Penwortham, say police.
Crime
CCTV stills issued by the Lime Bar show masked men

Penwortham bar owner issues heartfelt plea to 'stand united' with local businesses after break-in

An investigation is underway after a popular bar in Penwortham was hit in an overnight raid, say police.
Crime
Police say the blue Vauxhall Corsawas first spotted on Preston Road in Coppull heading towards Charnock Richard

Police search for two suspects after car stung in Chorley

A car was stung in an overnight police operation in Chorley after it failed to stop for patrols, say police.
Crime
A woman had her purse stolen after she was distractedby a man at a Leyland supermarket, say police.

CCTV APPEAL: Purse stolen at Leyland supermarket in 'distraction theft'

A woman had her purse stolen after she was distracted by a man at a Leyland supermarket, say police.
Crime

Cyclist suffers 'serious' injuries in Chorley crash

A cyclist was seriously injured, suffering a fractured skull and a bleed on the brain, after he was involved in a crash in Chorley, say police.
Transport
Drivers are being warned to expect delays after two cars collided on Leyland Way

Road partially blocked after two-car smash near M6

A road near Leyland has been partially blocked following a two car accident, say police.

Transport
The man who was reported missing from Chorley has been found

Chorley man is found

A man who was reported missing from Chorley has been found, say police.

Crime
A holiday maker from Chorley, Hazel Bromiley who was caught up in the fire drama tweeted a shocking video showing black smoke pouring out of a room at her hotel.

Chorley holidaymaker caught up in Magaluf hotel fire

A Chorley holidaymaker has spoken of her shock after she was caught up in a hotel fire in Mallorca.
Crime
Firefighters say the cause of the fire is still being investigated.

Ivy on house set alight by bin fire in Euxton

A fire which started in a wheelie bin spread to a home in Euxton, say fire crews.
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Nigel Mungur, 40, a former immediate response officer with Lancashire Constabulary, pleaded guilty to misconduct in a public office PIC: Police handout

Former officer ordered to pay back £368,000 for accident data fraud

A former police officer has been ordered to pay back £367,772.50 after he was jailed for selling personal data from traffic accident logs.

Crime
One lane has been closed on the northbound M6 due to a "medical incident" say police.

Lane closed on the M6 after 'medical incident'

One lane has been closed on the northbound M6 due to a "medical incident" say police.
Transport

Lancashire's fire service leads the way in technology and innovation

Lancashire’s fire service is leading the way in developing groundbreaking technologies which have saved lives across the county.
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Where and when can I vote in the local elections in Preston and Chorley 2018

Local elections are taking place in the county on Thursday and we've created a list of everything you need to know about the elections and how to vote.
Politics
Drivers are being warned to approach the scene with caution

Lane closed after M61 crash

A lane, which was closed on the M61 following a two-car crash, has been re-opened says Highways England.
Transport
A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Leyland

Man arrested on suspicion of 'attempted murder' in Leyland

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Leyland after a woman was found with injuries to her neck, say police.
Crime
Police say thieves targeted the home in the early hours of Thursday, April 5 taking a feeding pump which would cost 5,000 to replace.

Appeal after thieves steal vital equipment from disabled child in Lostock Hall

An appeal has been launched after heartless thieves stole vital equipment from a disabled child in Lostock Hall.

Crime
A young motorcyclist has died following a collision in Chorley

Teenager dies after falling from motorbike in Chorley

A young motorcyclist has died following a collision in Chorley last night, say police.

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