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Top 10 Lancashire stories of the week

Images from our most read stories this week

Images from our most read stories this week

Here are our most read stories from the past seven days:

1 - Armed police surround pub

Armed police surrounded a pub just yards from Lancashire Constabulary headquarters at Hutton after a man in an adjacent flat made threats to electricity staff who had come to cut him off.

2 - Head out of school

Mystery surrounds the sudden absence of the headteacher at a controversy-hit Leyland school.

3 - Strike off as head goes on leave

The headteacher at a controversy-hit school has taken a leave of absence, just hours before staff were due to strike.

4 - Man arrested after woman’s body found

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of a woman in Chorley.

5 - Investigation launched after 11 people contract E.coli at farm shop

An investigation is underway after 11 people contracted E.coli after visiting a Lancashire farm shop.

6 - Six-month road project is set to start

Motorists are set to face another six months of roadworks as a £7m interchange project begins.

7 - Man, 23, jailed for shaking baby

“Your actions were deliberate, you knew this was a young and vulnerable victim.”

8 - Fire causes motorway chaos

Major tailbacks have hit the M61 motorway after a lorry fire this morning.

9 - No cheap tickets for PNE play-off matches

Preston North End have been prevented from lowering prices for the Deepdale leg of the play-off semi-finals.

10 - Car flipped onto roof in motorway smash

Motorists suffered delays on the M6 motorway at junction 31 following an accident on each side of the carriageway.

 
 
 

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