APPEAL: Masked men raid Leyland Co-op in armed robbery

Masked men armed with an axe and a crowbar made-off with thousands of pounds after they raided a convenience shop in Leyland, say police.
Paramedics asked fire crews to follow the ambulance to Royal Preston Hospital to help extract three drill bits from the man's hand.

Man suffers serious injuries after hand is trapped in machine

A man's hand became trapped in a machine in a horrifying work accident in Leyland, say fire services.
Crews from Bamber Bridge and Leyland were called out to a property on Balcarres Road on Friday, March at around 9.45pm.

Garage fire sparks emergency in Leyland

A fire completely destroyed a garage and an outbuilding at a property in Leyland, say police.
Police were called  to reports of a robbery at the One Stop shop on Carr Lane, Chorley.

Men armed with crow bar and hammer raid Chorley shop

Two men, armed with a hammer and a crow bar, raided a convenience shop in Chorley, say police.

Resurfacing work to Liverpool Road started on Monday, March 12 and are expected to last until Wednesday.

Delays through Tarleton after roadworks

Drivers in Tarleton say they are experiencing delays through roadworks which began this week.

Words of advice were issued to the teen after he was spotted waving a BB gun out of a car window PIC: Lancs Police

Teenager spotted waving BB gun out of car in Leyland

A teenager was spotted waving a BB gun out of a moving vehicle in Leyland, say police.

Crews were called out to a private property on Taylors Meanygate just after midday on Sunday

More than 35 firefighters battle blaze in Tarleton

More than 35 firefighters battled a serious blaze in a joiner's workshop in Tarleton, say fire services.
Drivers are warned to expect some disruption

Disruption after lights fail on major route

Drivers are experiencing disruption on a major route through Penwortham this morning after a set of lights failed.

According to the list, several schools in Burnley,Pendle,Accrington and the Ribble Valley are currently closed

SCHOOL CLOSURES: Latest list from Lancashire County Council

Lancashire County Council has issued an updated list (March 2) of school closures across the county.
The gritter was pictured stranded in a ditch PIC: Jon Fishwick.

Gritter gets stuck in ditch in Rivington

A gritter got into a spot of bother after it skidded off a road in Rivington.
A man threatened a member of staff with a crowbar during a robbery at an Adlington bakery, say police.

Man armed with crow bar robs Adlington bakery

A man threatened a member of staff with a crowbar during a robbery at an Adlington bakery, say police.

Emergency services were called to the scene on Station Road in Bamber Bridge Photo by Matt Whittle

Road blocked in Bamber Bridge after car rolls onto roof

A road has been blocked after a car rolled over in Bamber Bridge, say police.
Coun Jim Marsh

Councillor investigated over remark on teenage girl's Facebook page

A councillor is being investigated over claims of a 'creepy' comment posted on a teenage girl's Facebook page.
Fish cakes recalled over fears they contain pieces of metal

Fish cakes recalled over fears they contain pieces of metal

A major frozen food producer is recalling packets of fish cakes over fears they could contain pieces of metal and plastic.
The man suffered a cut to his lip and was left with a permanent scar following the brutal attack which happened outside the Lost bar in Fazackerley Street

Appeal after doorman assaulted outside Chorley club

A doorman was hit in the face by a metal bar after he ejected a group of men from a nightclub in Chorley, say police.
A crew from Leyland was called to the scene on Broadgreen Close just after 11pm on Tuesday, February 13.

Investigation after 'deliberate' car fire in Leyland

An investigation has been launched after a car was set on fire in Leyland, say fire services.

Fire crews were called to the accident onAckhurst Road

Gas leak after car crash in Chorley

A car crashed into a commercial building in Chorley causing a gas leak, say fire crews.
The eastbound carriageway of the M65 was closed for several hoursbetween J4 and J5 following several incidents which Highways England said was due to severe weather conditions.

Drivers warned over poor road conditions in Lancashire

Drivers are being warned to take extra care on the roads this morning after icy, snowy conditions led to difficult driving conditions across parts of Lancashire.
Ten fire engines containing more than 50 firefighters, two aerial ladder platforms and a fire service stinger were all called in to help battle the raging fire. PIC: Steve Williams

Fire investigators await demolition of structurally 'unsafe' Brindle Mill

Fire officers investigating the blaze at Brindle Mill are waiting to gain access to parts of the building after it was classed as "unsafe" by inspectors.

Two men have been taken to hospital after acar hit a pedestrian on Shepherds Way at the junction of Lyons Lane.

Two taken to hospital after 'serious' crash in Chorley

A road has been closed in Chorley following a serious crash, say police.
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