Worried residents speak out after alleged sex attack bid on terrified Burnley schoolgirl

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:00am Friday 19th September 2014

A COMMUNITY is calling for extra security measures at a subway following an alleged attempted sex attack on a schoolgirl.

Funding for problem Burnley and Pendle families faces chop

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: GUILTY: A Llandeilo man has admitted falsely claiming £4,861 in Housing and Council Tax benefits.

9:20am Friday 19th September 2014

A DECISION to possibly axe a well-established scheme for problem families in Burnley and Pendle has come under fire from council bosses.

Police search for men after girl intimidated at Burnley bus stop

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Police warning after thefts in car parks

11:02am Friday 19th September 2014

POLICE have released a description of men they want to speak to after a 16-year-old girl was intimidated at a bus stop.

Burnley Buddhist worshippers to raise cash for equipment

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Buddhist service in Malvern

11:30am Friday 19th September 2014

WORSHIPPERS at Burnley’s new Buddhist temple are preparing to put themselves at other people’s mercies as they bid to equip their new home.

Burnley community worker hailed for sterling service

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

11:30am Friday 19th September 2014

A NEIGHBOURHOOD champion in Burnley has been given a rare honour – by the people she serves day in, day out.

Clarets scheme will help to improve fitness of men

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

11:15am Friday 19th September 2014

PROMOTION to the Premier League is set to give Clarets fans a healthy dose of inspiration - both on and off the pitch – as part of a £90,000 initiative.

Police officer who shot dead Burnley colleague found guilty of gross misconduct - but keeps his job

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: PC Ian Terry was shot and killed during a ‘cops and robbers’-style training exercise, in June 2008.

9:49am Thursday 18th September 2014

A POLICE officer who shot dead a colleague has been given a reprimand but will keep his job despite being found guilty of gross misconduct.

Hundred of jobs and homes to be created as Burnley mill plans given green light

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

NEW homes and around 250 jobs are set to be created in Burnley after plans to transform a derelict mill were given the green light.

Alcoholic banned from Burnley town centre

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

A WELL-KNOWN drunk has been back in court after he caused a nuisance to bus depot employees at 6.30am.

Burnley pupils and staff celebrate ‘exceptional’ start to academic year

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:10pm Thursday 18th September 2014

STAFF and students at a Burnley high school are celebrating an ‘exceptional’ start to the academic year.

Padiham pupils in protest to save ‘environment’

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:57pm Thursday 18th September 2014

YEAR four children at Padiham Green CE Primary School have turned into environmental campaigners since hearing the news that Shuttleworth Mead Business Park plans to expand along the Padiham Greenway.

Towneley Hall earrings artwork voted nation’s favourite

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:50pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A PIECE of art hanging in Towneley Hall has been voted the nation’s favourite such project at a glittering ceremony.

VIDEO: Clarets mad valeting boss celebrates Premier League promotion in style

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

4:49pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A CAR valeting boss is hoping to give Burnley FC some 'va va vroom' with his freshly painted claret and blue Reliant Robin.

Drunk Burnley fan arrested after swearing in front of woman and small child

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

1:32pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A DRUNKEN man arrested before a match at Turf Moor had sworn in front of a woman and small child, a court heard.

Burnley woman hanged herself after losing job and splitting with partner

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Police hunt man suspected of raping woman in her 20s

6:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A BURNLEY woman hanged herself after ‘a number of significant knocks’ in the last weeks of her life, an inquest heard.

Power cut affecting Burnley homes

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: power cut switching off a fuse box

9:20am Wednesday 17th September 2014

RESIDENTS in Burnley are reporting being without electricity this morning.

Emmaus launches a new Arndale Centre shop to support their rehousing work

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

3:05pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A HOMELESS charity based in Burnley is branching out across East Lancashire after opening up a new retail store in Accrington.

Fifty properties to be constructed on overgrown Burnley site

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

2:03pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A NEW ‘affordable’ housing estate could be about to take shape on the banks of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal behind a Burnley college complex.

Burnley ‘attack dog’ woman told to get alcohol-related help

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Police warning after thefts in car parks

1:45pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A DRUNK whose dog savaged a police officer was told by a judge to see her GP after she was back in court for another alcohol-fuelled offence.

Big light goes back on at Towneley Hall

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:35pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

AN ornate chandelier has been returned to take pride of place in the Great Hall at Towneley Hall – after it had a little accident.

Council denies travellers sites will halt Burnley regeneration work

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

2:36pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

COUNCIL bosses have denied claims that regeneration work in Burnley could grind to a halt over controversial potential sites for travellers.

Burnley couple escape house blaze with pet dogs

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:40pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A COUPLE and their two bull terriers had to escape their home when a fire started in the kitchen.

Burnley builder confesses to WW1 medals theft

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

10:55am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A BUILDER is facing jail after confessing to stealing three First World War medals which were presented to an East Lancashire soldier.

Police appeal after Burnley teen 'abused' at bus stop

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Police warning after thefts in car parks

1:21pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A SIXTEEN-year-old girl was left shaken after men in two cars became abusive after offering her a lift in Burnley.

21-year-old attacked on Burnley dancefloor

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:50am Monday 15th September 2014

A 21-year-old was allegedly punched, kicked and stamped on by two men in what police said was an unprovoked attack on a nightclub dancefloor.

Burnley centre offers job advice and skills courses

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

2:44pm Monday 15th September 2014

WITH unemployment a major problem in the UK, centres like The Switch in Burnley have seen a huge demand for their services.

Burnley animal fun day raises £1,500 for charity

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

2:43pm Monday 15th September 2014

AN animal- themed fun day attracted hundreds of people and raised more than £1,500.

Delight as salmon found in Burnley river

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: ‘Salmon industry at risk’

11:50am Sunday 14th September 2014

SALMON have been found in a stretch of the River Calder near Burnley for the first time in almost 55 years.

Inquest opens after Burnley car park fall

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

10:20am Sunday 14th September 2014

A CCTV operator raised the alarm when they spotted a man on the top floor of a town centre car park.

Campaigners angry over Burnley train station delay

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

5:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

CAMPAIGNERS have banded together to demand answers over why Burnley’s flagship new railway station has apparently been standing idle for nearly three months.

Sadness as cancer kills 49-year-old Burnley teacher

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: The Royal Blackburn Hospital

9:34am Friday 12th September 2014

A DEVOTED teacher who dedicated her life to St Mary’s RC Primary School in Burnley has died, aged 49, of pancreatic cancer.

Burnley dad-of-four left wife with bust lip

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Police warning after thefts in car parks

3:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

A DRUNKEN father-of-four who attacked his wife after coming home in the early hours left her with a bust lip, a court heard.

Man who fell to death from Burnley multi-storey car park named

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

10:49am Thursday 11th September 2014

A MAN who died after falling more than 50ft from a multi-storey car park in Burnley town centre has been named.

Burnley couple ‘lucky to be alive’ after Turkey holiday crash

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:22am Thursday 11th September 2014

A BURNLEY couple were seriously injured in a car crash as they travelled from the airport to their holiday apartment in Turkey.

Former Burnley nighclub could become college accommodation

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

11:55am Thursday 11th September 2014

THE former ‘Koko’s’ complex is the latest Burnley venue to be suggested as a candidate to house the town’s booming student population.

Burnley man's home is shrine to scooters

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

11:49am Thursday 11th September 2014

SCOOTERS are an obsession for Terry Burns.

Strictly-style fitness workout at Burnley Leisure

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Dancer Natalie Lowe is teaching Melanie and Gordon - who he says has "a good hip action".

12:50pm Thursday 11th September 2014

STRICTLY is not only back on our TV screens this autumn, Burnley Leisure is also going mad for dance as a new fitness class arrives in town.

Burnley man bailed on rape allegations

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

12:45pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A 47-year-old man appeared before Burnley magistrates, accused of raping a female under 16 and four allegations of indecent assault on a girl under 16.

UPDATE: Man in Burnley car park death plunge

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

9:00am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A MAN died after falling more than 50ft from a multi-storey car park in Burnley town centre.

VIDEO: Clarets stars swap Turf Moor for Costa Coffee

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

12:58pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

TWO coffee loving Clarets went ‘on loan’ as baristas to raise money for charity.

Burnley football campus training students to officiate at highest level

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: File photo dated 19/06/2014 of Referee Carlos Velasco Carballo spray's vanishing spray before a free kick. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Wednesday July 30, 2014. Referees in Premier League matches next season will use the vanishing spray that c

1:54pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

STUDENTS at Burnley’s dedicated football university can now combine their studies with training to become a referee.

Worsthorne and Cliviger villagers angry at proposed housing

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:15pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

THERE was standing room only at a public meeting as scores of residents aired their views about proposed new housing developments in Worsthorne and Cliviger.

Event showcases Burnley’s historical links to textile industry past at impressive hall

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:50pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A FOUR-day free festival celebrating the heritage of the Burnley area begins tomorrow.

‘Use your market hall or lose it’, Burnley residents told

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Burnley Market Hall

1:10pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

BURNLEY'S Market Hall could be under threat after residents were warned to ‘use it or lose it’.

Burnley hoax callers slammed by fire chiefs

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Emergency services call-handlers say hoax calls are commonplace, especially during the school holidays

6:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

HOAXERS who sparked an alert claiming there was a fire at Burnley General Hospital have been slammed for putting lives at risk.

Clarets boss Sean Dyche immortalised in song by supporters

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

10:09am Tuesday 9th September 2014

CLARETS boss Sean Dyche has been immortalised in song by four supporters to honour his achievement in securing prom-otion last season.

Inquiry into Burnley shed blaze

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:31pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

AN investigation is under way into a suspected arson attack on an outbuilding behind a home in Burnley which was reported to firefighters.

Burnley residents urged to make use of market hall

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Burnley Market Hall

1:10pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

BURNLEY Council is pleading with residents to make the most of the town’s market hall.

Reminder for Burnley voters to register

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: Ealing defends delay in declaring poll results

1:10pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

BURNLEY Council is sending out reminders to people who need to register again to be on the electoral roll.

Security lights to combat nuisances in Burnley

Burnley and Pendle Citizen:

1:05pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

SECURITY lighting is set to be installed at a sheltered housing scheme in Burnley in a bid to combat anti-social behaviour.






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