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Top 10 Lancashire stories of the week

Images from some of this week's most read stories

Images from some of this week's most read stories

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

1. LATEST: Players bailed on spot-fixing allegations

Six Preston North End players who were arrested on Thursday in connection with spot-fixing allegations, have been released on bail.

2. Sudden death of a very witty headteacher

A popular recently-retired headteacher has died suddenly after a short illness.

3. Masked men raid Chorley club

A masked robber apologised as he and an accomplice raided a Lancashire club.

4. Headteacher accused of sex offences against boy

A village school headteacher has been charged with sex offences against a young boy, dating back more than 10 years.

5. Preston travel agency at centre of £84k money laundering operation

A travel agent and money transfer business was used as a front to launder more than £84,000 cash, which was found stuffed into Tesco carrier bags.

6. Suspected heart attack victim’s ordeal at Royal Preston Hospital

A hospital has apologised to a suspected heart attack patient who was left to sleep on a chair in a waiting area overnight because of a lack of beds.

7. Lancashire school to shut this summer

Education bosses have defended a decision to close a struggling high school.

8. Grayson backs arrested PNE players

Preston North End boss Simon Grayson says he is ‘100%’ behind the PNE players who were arrested over allegations of spot-fixing.

9. Long-serving pub landlord dies after long illness

A well-known pub landlord has died aged 70 after a long illness.

10. Robber stole large sum of cash in raid

Police are hunting a well-dressed raider after an armed robbery at a city centre building society.

 

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