Stand in unity for cancer

Celebrities are asking people in Lancashire to stand together on World Cancer Day, Saturday February 4.

Where are the best Italian restaurants?

From classic spaghetti bolognese to a tasty chicken cacciatore, Italian restaurants certainly make their mark on the palate.

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Kirsty Belsham and Alex Wilson celebrating their engagement, less than a week before they died in a car crash

No reason found behind tragic couple’s crash

Mystery surrounds the death of a newly engaged couple who died in a car crash, despite an inquest yesterday.

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The Talbot pub which provided a hub for the Euxton community for 20 years celebrated its last orders on Saturday night.
Owners Steve and Sue Sharrock handed over the keys for the watering hole in Balshaw Lane on Monday, January 16, 2017

Last orders at The Talbot pub in Euxton

A pub which provided a hub for the Euxton community for 20 years celebrated its last orders on Saturday night.

MP Lindsay Hoyle being shown the flood prevention work at Euxton Lane

Flood hot spot fix is on track in Euxton

WORK to repair a drain at a flooding blackspot in Euxton is on track to be completed before Christmas.

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Euxton Lane during last year's floods

Vital drainage work to start at flooding blackspot in Euxton

Vital drainage work at a notorious flooding blackspot is finally underway after months of delays.

Hot paninis

Where are the best sandwich shops?

From a classic cheese and pickle to a fancy panini, we all love a good sandwich.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court list - November 1 2016

Here is a list of cases at Chorley and Preston magistrates' courts.
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Long-serving trustee to bid farewell to Derian House

A long-standing trustee of a children’s hospice is stepping down after more than a decade.
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Chorley court list - Tuesday October 25 2016

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

Junction of Euxton Lane and Wigan Road, Euxton.
Photo from Google.

Hit and run driver left cyclist unconscious in road

A search is on for a flatbed van driver after a cyclist was knocked unconscious and injured.

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Fallen tree blocks road

A main road through Euxton has been blocked because of a fallen tree.

Craig Colman, 25, of Euxton, whose photos showing �12,000 in cash have gone viral

Barber cutting flash figure with cash pile

Photos of a Bamber Bridge barber surrounded by £12,000 cash, in the style of American rappers, have gone viral.

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Lancashire venues

Thanks for your online votes. Here is the top five as voted by readers.

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.

Walkers take part in Derian House's Sleep Walk Under the Stars

Sleep walk goes like a dream

More than 180 sleep walkers lit up the streets as they took part in a major fund-raising event for Derian House Children’s Hospice.
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Firefighters kept busy by early morning blazes

Firefighters were called to two caravan blazes in the space of 20 minutes this morning.

Did you hear explosion firefighters were called to in the early hours today?

Firefighters were called to reports of an explosion in the early hours of this morning.

Honda off-road motorbike as stolen from Euxton Car Sales, Chorley. CREDIT: Chorley Police

POLICE APPEAL: Motorbike stolen from Chorley car shop

Police are appealing for help after a motorcycle was stolen from a car dealership in Chorley.

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Willow the cat, pictured with her family in Euxton - she has recovered from 11-days without food and water after accidentally getting into a strangers car who went on holiday, she was found in the car at Manchester Airport.

Cat survives 11 days without food and water after accidentally hitching a lift to the airport

Willow the cat avoided a potential “cat-astrophe” when she accidentally became trapped in a car at Manchester Airport for 11 days without food and water - but miraculously survived.

AASMA DAY talks to Willow’s owners in Lancashire about their pet’s amazing escapade and their gratitude at being reunited with her.

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