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Jack Catterall insists he has faced tougher tests than Tyrone McKenna

Jack Catterall has dismissed the notion Tyrone McKenna presents the most thorough examination of his world title credentials.

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Logik Developments, headed by Andrew Flintoff, have submitted plans to build a 35-storey block of apartments in the centre of Manchester (Image via Logik Developments).

Andrew Flintoff sets his sights on building a huge skyscraper in central Manchester

Preston sporting icon Andrew 'Freddie' Flintoff has unveiled plans for his first foray into property development - a luxury 35-storey apartment block in the middle of Manchester.
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Sam Marsh

Croston knocked off top of the table

Croston had a weekend to forget as they were knocked off the top of the table after a thumping at Factory Lane by Vernon Carus.

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Photo Neil Cross'Euxton v Brinscall'Waqir Rafique hits the boundary on his way to 100

Ton for Rafique as Euxton win derby battle with Brinscall

Waqar Rafique hit a superb century as Euxton beat derby rivals Brinscall by 72 runs on Sunday to top Ramsbottom Cup Group 1.

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Iain Critchley

Leyland steals show for Adlington

Adlington’s success story rolls on with wins for both the first and second XIs at the weekend.

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Gayan Maneeshan

Chorley cricket star Gayan follows up big knock with first century

Gayan Maneeshan’s first century of the season inspired Chorley’s demolition of Eccleston in the Lancashire Knockout.

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Gareth Southgate on the decks in the music video for Russia Calling (Get on the Plane). Credit: The Diamond Formation and Ben J Franklin.

Russia Calling! Preston band The Diamond Formation's World Cup anthem is taking the internet by storm

“Forget the pain, forget the history, get on the plane optimistically.”
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Laura Massaro returns a shot from Camille Serme of France

Massaro crashes out after defeat

Chorley’s 2016 and 2017 tournament winner Laura Massaro saw her hopes of a third consecutive title at the season-ending ATCO PSA Dubai World Series Finals come crashing down.

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Laura Massaro on her way to victory on day two in Dubai

Laura triumphs as things get heated in Dubai

Defending champion Laura Massaro has taken a step closer towards the semi-finals of the ATCO PSA Dubai World Series Finals.

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Laura Massaro in action against Raneem El Welily in Dubai (photo: PSA)

Laura Massaro sees off the world champion at World Series Finals

England squash No.1 Laura Massaro got her title defence at the ATCO PSA Dubai World Series Finals off to a winning start.

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Chorley squash star Laura Massaro

Laura aims to make it a treble of titles in Dubai

Defending champion Laura Massaro is hoping to make it a hat-trick of wins at the squash World Series Finals at the Emirates Golf Club in Dubai this week.

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Jack Catterall celebrates victory at Elland Road last time out

Jack Catterall jumps at chance to fight on big Belfast fight night

Chorley star Jack Catterall will return to the ring at the end of the month.
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Andy Holdsworth

Chorley skipper happy with ‘underdog’ tag

Chorley skipper Andy Holdsworth says the underdog mentality suits his men as they prepare to host unbeaten St Anne’s this weekend.

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Chorley Cricket Club team captain Andy Holdsworth.

Overseas ace Wian Van Zyl’s form excites Chorley skipper

Chorley skipper Andy Holdsworth hopes South African overseas amateur Wian Van Zyl – the current Northern Premier Division leading run scorer – continues to prosper at Windsor Park.

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Former Lancashire Evening Post studio manager and cartoonist Ken Wignall celebrating his 80th birthday with eldest grandchildren Ben and Sam

Cartoonist Ken Wignall leaves a legacy of laughter

Glowing tributes have been paid to cartoonist and former Lancashire Evening Post art studio manager Ken Wignall - the man who could not stop drawing.
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Army veteran Jonathan Mitchell, from Whittle-Le-Woods, is off to Australia later this year to compete in powerlifting at the Invictus Games. Jonathan was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive form of cancer in 2012 and was given an 8 percent chance of survival. Picture by Paul Heyes, Saturday May 19, 2018.

Army hero Jonathan is ready for the future

Army veteran Jonathan Mitchell is certainly up for a challenge.

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Sam Marsh

Croston breeze into summer on top of the table

Croston’s roaring start to the new Moore and Smalley Palace Shield Premier Division continued with another victory as they slayed South Shore.

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Aneeq Hassan

Pro Seehan stars for Brinscall

Euxton and Brinscall both had mixed weekends in the Ribblesdale Cricket League.

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Iain Critchley

Adlington continue to set the pace at top

Heaton.........................220

Adlington..................285-5

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Karl Cross

Leyland skipper Makinson hopes in-form Cross will be fit for Blackpool clash

Leyland skipper Dave Makinson expects Karl Cross to be fit for the weekend’s trip to Blackpool.

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