New fears over noise from Padiham business park

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:21pm Friday 24th October 2014

RESIDENTS fear they will suffer noise disturbance from a Padiham business park if an expansion plan is given the green light.

Burnley machete man sent to prison after terrifying early hours showdown

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

10:04am Thursday 23rd October 2014

ONE of two neighbours involved in a terrifying ‘armed’ early hours showdown involving a baseball bat and machete over loud music, was jailed while his opponent kept his freedom.

83 per cent of Burnley cafes and restaurants rated four stars or above for hygiene

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: The purr-fect cup of coffee

2:06pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

CAFES and restaurants – among other food retailers in Burnley – are being urged to shout about their clean bills of health from hygiene watchdogs.

East Lancs 'superschool' deemed ‘inadequate’ by Ofsted

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Private pre-school closes ahead of damning Ofsted report

10:07am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A BURNLEY ‘superschool’ has been deemed ‘inadequate’ at its latest Ofsted inspection.

'Drunk and angry' woman turned up at her ex-partner's after he ignored repeated phone calls

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

2:13pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A WOMAN turned up at her ex-partner's just after midnight, ‘drunk and angry’ after he ignored repeated phone calls, a court heard.

Members of Burnley church appeal for names of war dead

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

2:11pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

MEMBERS of a Burnley church are trying to find out as many names and details of servicemen and women who died during the First World War and other conflicts.

Burnley College’s Themis Centre open for business

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

2:02pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Burnley College’s Themis Centre – the college’s award-winning apprenticeship and business training division – held an open evening for prospective students, with more than 40 employers attending the event.

Burnley ‘miracle’ fighter loses last battle to cancer

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:30pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to a former Burnley councillor and well-known community figure after she lost a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 58.

Thirsty Clarets supporters drink new Turf Moor Fanzone dry

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Groundwork this year at Turf Moor – and in previous years – will stand the Clarets in good stead

9:32am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A NEW Clarets Fanzone proved so popular with matchday punters it sold out of beer in just two-and- a-half hours.

‘Psychotic’ Burnley crash driver said he was ‘escaping monsters’

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:30pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A DRIVER who crashed into three cars while suffering a ‘psychotic episode’ left his van door on the bonnet of another after it was ripped off with the ferocity of the impact.

59-year-old Padiham man charged with historical sexual allegations

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Guilty verdict has allowed me to exorcise some demons, says victim of QEGS teacher

12:40pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A 59-year-old man has appeared before Burnley Crown Court, charged with a total of 20 historical sexual allegations against two girls.

Burnley 'fighting dog' spared death sentence by judge

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: A pitbull seized as part of a police operation against dangerous dogs

2:43pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A “FIGHTING dog” seen by police being walked unmuzzled by a convicted Burnley drug dealer has escaped a death sentence after its owner, his sister, promised to leave the house they shared.

Drug addicts’ syringes dumped in Padiham cemetery

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

10:02am Monday 20th October 2014

RESIDENTS have blasted drug users for leaving their syringes in a Padiham cemetery.

Clarets legend Jimmy McIlroy is the toast of Burnley

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

5:20pm Sunday 19th October 2014

CLARETS legend Jimmy McIlroy is the toast of Burnley after receiving one of football's highest honours.

East Lancs mum overjoyed after successful operation to straighten teenage daughter’s twisted spine

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:36pm Friday 17th October 2014

A TEENAGER has been given a new lease of life after undergoing an operation to straighten her spine.

Burnley sexual predator jailed after attacking teen at party

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:43pm Friday 17th October 2014

A SEXUAL predator who attacked a 16-year-old girl has been put behind bars.

VIDEO: Clarets fans given chance to bring Turf Moor seats to their living rooms

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:04pm Friday 17th October 2014

THOUSANDS of Clarets fans feel at home in their Turf Moor seats - now they’re being given the chance to bring replicas into their own homes.

Burnley shoplifter given second chance despite breach

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Alice Schofield, 49, and Mark Schofield, 40, from Devoke Avenue in Clinkham Wood, each face five charges.

1:41pm Friday 17th October 2014

A WOMAN who went out shoplifting while subject to a suspended sentence has been given another chance.

Burnley newsagent: I sold man a £4million winning scratchcard!

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:29am Thursday 16th October 2014

A MYSTERY gambler from Burnley is said to have walked away with a £4million jackpot after striking gold at his local newsagent.

VIDEO: Clarets star Tom Heaton told he is 'overweight' at BMI test - but it's all muscle...

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:37pm Thursday 16th October 2014

CLARETS star Tom Heaton got a shock when health check nurses in Burnley town centre said he was “overweight”.

New target for Georgia Fourie Butterfly Fund appeal

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

10:29am Thursday 16th October 2014

AN appeal in memory of a brave nine-year-old has a new set of goals for the youngsters who have followed in her footsteps at a Burnley school.

Burnley school to get kitchen at last with £250k extension

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:17pm Thursday 16th October 2014

A SCHOOL in Burnley which took its campaign for a new kitchen right to the top at Westminster has unveiled plans for a £250,000 extension.

East Lancs man jailed for sending text of love to ex-partner

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:57pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A 25-YEAR-OLD man who vowed in an illegal text message to his ex-partner that neither the ‘wind or the waves’ could separate them found that prison bars would do the job when he appeared in court.

Burnley-born actor Sir Ian McKellen to be given Freedom of London

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: VISITOR: Sir Ian McKellen

12:48pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

BURNLEY-born actor Sir Ian McKellen will receive the Freedom of the City of London at the end of the month.

East Lancs cannabis street dealer jailed for nine months

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: GUILTY PLEA: Imran Ali admitted possessing 1.5 grammes of cannabis.

12:58pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A CANNABIS street dealer said to have had 17 customers, has been sent to jail for nine months.

Burnley hard rock band thanks fans after nine years of success

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:30pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

MEMBERS of a hard rock band from Burnley have thanked their loyal fans after staging a raucous farewell gig in the town.

Drunken Burnley arsonist rescued from ex-partner's flat after torching building

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

6:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

A DRUNKEN arsonist who torched his ex-partner’s flat had to be rescued by police who bravely carried his unconscious body from the burning property.

DICKIE PINKS: New owner aims to transform historic Burnley pub building into homes

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:39pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

THE new owner of an historic Burnley pub is hoping to turn the building into a new apartment block.

Ex-Burnley stolen car dealer spared jail

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Alice Schofield, 49, and Mark Schofield, 40, from Devoke Avenue in Clinkham Wood, each face five charges.

12:30pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

A ONE-time wheeler dealer, then involved in the disposal of stolen cars, including a £60,000 Range Rover, has been spared immediate jail.

Tributes paid to former Burnley teacher Mr Gray

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

3:06pm Monday 13th October 2014

A FAMILY have paid loving tribute to former Burnley teacher, Ron Gray.

Man seriously injured after assault in Padiham

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:42am Monday 13th October 2014

A 45-YEAR-OLD man suffered serious head injuries when he was assaulted in Padiham.

Burnley FC looking for female players

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

3:12pm Monday 13th October 2014

BURNLEY Football Club is looking for girls to become Clarettes.

Burnley community centre bounces back after refurbishment

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

3:01pm Monday 13th October 2014

A REFURBISHED community centre in Burnley has been officially opened.

Energy company hails new Burnley wind turbines

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: A wind turbine

5:26pm Saturday 11th October 2014

AN energy company has hailed Burnley’s newest wind turbines after they began generating electricity.

Clarets fan suffers bleed on the brain in attack after getting on wrong train from away match

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

6:00am Friday 10th October 2014

A CLARETS fan suffered a bleed on the brain in an unprovoked attack after getting the wrong train home from an away match.

Police believe blaze at Burnley tattoo parlour was arson - to prevent it opening

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:21pm Friday 10th October 2014

AN arson attack at a new Burnley tattoo parlour was targeted to stop it opening, police believe.

Young East Lancs ambassadors to travel to Germany in twinning project

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:20pm Friday 10th October 2014

A FIRST-class performance by Padiham youngsters at Burnley’s newly-revamped railway station was just the ticket before they travel out to Germany and the Netherlands.

Did Burnley mill’s steam lead to worker's asbestos-related cancer?

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:32pm Thursday 9th October 2014

A FORMER mill worker in Burnley has launched a compensation fight after being diagnosed with an asbestos-related cancer.

Preventative double mastectomy mum’s brave decision ends 20 years of worry

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:40pm Thursday 9th October 2014

A BURNLEY mother has said that a double mastectomy has finally given her peace of mind after almost 20 years of worry.

Winter walk for Pendleside Hospice

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:42pm Thursday 9th October 2014

A MAJOR new fundraiser has been announced by supporters of Pendleside Hospice in partnership with Rotarians in Padiham.

Register your bonfire alert with Burnley Council

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: There were fewer incidents on Bonfire Night than in recent years

12:30pm Thursday 9th October 2014

BURNLEY Council and it’s Community Safety Partners have launched their annual bonfire registration scheme.

Burnley curry house shortlisted for best takeaway award

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Coley curry

12:23pm Thursday 9th October 2014

A BURNLEY curry house has been shortlisted for the region’s best takeaway in the English Curry Awards.

Man collapses and dies near Burnley park

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: East Lancashire's critical care patients at risk following ambulance figures

4:19pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

A MAN collapsed and died near Towneley Park in Burnley this morning.

New Burnley tattoo business closed before it opens due to suspicious blaze

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

11:04am Wednesday 8th October 2014

AN investigation has been launched into a suspicious blaze at a Burnley tattoo shop that broke out on the same morning it was due to open.

Burnley traveller site options to be looked at

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

11:02am Wednesday 8th October 2014

BURNLEY Council said the consultation events for its Local Plan, which includes proposals for three permanent traveller sites, were ‘well attended’.

Anger over rubbish left by travellers in Burnley

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:22am Tuesday 7th October 2014

RESIDENTS have reacted angrily after a group of travellers left piles of rubbish next to a children’s playground in Burnley.

Burnley man jailed for life after murdering mum-of-4

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:12am Monday 6th October 2014

A BURNLEY man has been jailed for life for murdering a mum-of-four in a frenzied prolonged attack.

Delays after crash on M65 near Burnley

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Congestion on the A59

8:53am Monday 6th October 2014

TRAFFIC is easing on the M65 after a crash earlier this morning.

Missing Burnley man found safe and well

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:00am Monday 6th October 2014

POLICE are appealing for people to help them locate a Burnley man who never returned home after finishing work on Saturday.

Fed-up Burnley man obstructed police as they searched house for brother

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

3:10pm Monday 6th October 2014

THE brother of a man being hunted by police tried to stop officers searching his house as he was 'sick to the back teeth' of them turning up, a court heard.






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