Chorley court list - Tuesday October 25 2016

Here is a list of cases involving Chorley or Leyland offenders at Chorley or Preston magistrates' courts

Real ale

Where are the best real ale pubs in Lancashire?

Online readers have submitted suggestions for the best real ale pubs in the area.

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Halloween at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Top 10 things to do at the weekend in Lancashire

Here is a list of 10 fun things to do next weekend.
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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court list - October 18 2016

Here is a list of cases heard at Chorley Magistrates' Court.
An RAF Chinook helicopter is deployed to help fill a hole in the flood defences of the River Douglas near Croston

Advice pack for how to avoid flooding this winter

CAMPAIGNERS working to prevent houses from flooding in Lancashire have issued advice to residents.

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Steven Nicholson-Wrigley and Jon Back from Twin Lakes Velo Cafe

Bedroom DJs get ready to share their music at new event

A bedroom DJ is urging shy enthusiasts to ditch the duvet and perform to an encouraging audience.
Alan 'AJ' Wright

Crime author strikes again with award honour

Author Alan ‘AJ’ Wright has murder in mind as he is the running for a top prize in a prestigious crime writing competition.

Fire walk

Walk over fire to help children with disabilities

Plucky volunteers will be walking across hot coals in aid of children with terminal or life limiting illnesses.

Photo Neil Cross
The clean up continues after the floods in Croston

From flooded disaster zone to best kept village - award joy for Croston

YOU could have knocked over the residents of flood-hit Croston with a kitchen mop.

Police stopped a vehicle in the Croston area of Lancashire after a police chase that began in Merseyside. Photo: Lancs Roads Police

UPDATE: Four arrested after police dogs and helicopter search Croston

Four people have been arrested after a police chase that began in Southport and ended near Croston.

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Last year's Dames on the Run

The Dames are back on the Run

Grab your frocks guys, as Dames On The Run is making a return next month to help raise cash for Derian House.
Missing 36-year-old Owen McNicholas from Crosby, who has been seen in Croston

Missing man seen in Croston

Lancashire residents are being asked for help in tracing the whereabouts of missing Owen McNicolas.

All smiles at Bishop Rawstorne CE Academy, Croston - GCSE results 2016

GCSE RESULTS: Bishop Rawstorne pupils make the grade

Pupils at Bishop Rawstorne CE Academy celebrated another fantastic year with 85 per cent of pupils achieving five or more A* to C grades, including english and maths.

Isobel Devine presenting a cheque to Stephen Greenhalgh, chief executive of St Catherines Hospice

Queen Isobel's year of fund-raising

A teenager has used her royal status to help terminally ill patients.
The Lancashire village of Croston was one of the worst affected in the area by the Boxing Day floods.
The Wheatsheaf pub, where residents took refuge at the beginning of the flood.  PIC BY ROB LOCK

Village still recovering six months after severe floods

The majority of residents hit by severe flooding six months ago have had insurance claims settled, a report has revealed.

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Gill Stubbs from Croston, suffers from complications as her Coeliac disease wasn't diagosed for years.

Mum warns anaemia could be first sign of coeliac disease

Figures have revealed that up to 50 per cent of people with undiagnosed coeliac disease have the iron deficiency anaemia. AASMA DAY talks to Gill Stubbs who suffered for years before eventually being diagnosed with coeliac disease and recalls how anaemia was one of the first signs of the condition

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Eccleston wicket keeper David Hewson takes the ball wtched by Mawdesley batsman Dave Whiteley

Croston power to win over Garstang

In the Moore and Smalley Palace Shield Premier Division, Croston beat Garstang by seven wickets on Saturday.

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Photo: David Hurst
Mawdesley CC V Eccleston CC at Rectory Field, Mawdesley. 
Eccleston's Matt Ashcroft

Palace Shield round up: Croston lost but Eccleston roar on

In the Moore and Smalley Palace Shield Premier Division, Croston lost by 33 runs at Great Eccleston.

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Work on the flood defence scheme, pictured today, is now expected to be completed in August

Three-month delay for new flood defences

A flood defence scheme designed to protect hundreds of homes and businesses will be completed three months later than planned.

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Photo Neil Cross
Gillian Stubbs, whose home was severely hit by the flooding  in Croston on Boxing Day, saying a massive thank you to the Lancashire Flood Appeal that has hit �1 million in funds raised

‘Phenomenal’ support has given flood fund £1m total

An appeal to help flood-hit families across the county has hit £1m in funds raised - thanks to you.

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