Man jailed for brutal knife attack on former partner in Chipping

A violent thug who subjected his ex partner to a brutal knife attack has been jailed for almost nine years.

Empty shelves at Asda

Ice, floods and now empty supermarket shelves

This was the scene that greeted customers at many supermarkets across Lancashire today.
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Best fancy dress ever?

Party-goer dresses in nothing but a Yorkshire Post newspaper for Yorkshire themed bash

As Yorkshire outfits go, it's got to be one of our favourites.
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Sir Roger Bannister has died at the age of 88

BREAKING: Sporting legend Roger Bannister dies

Sporting hero Sir Roger Bannister, the first man to run a mile in under four minutes, has died at the age of 88.
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Two flood alerts are in place for Lancashire

LATEST: Flood alert for Lancashire as big thaw brings fresh weather woes

Two flood alerts are in place for Lancashire as rising temperatures and wet weather brings fresh problems.

A large branch hanging from an overhead 11,000 volt power line

'Luckiest man alive' cheats death trying to remove branch from power lines

A passer-by who tried to remove a large tree branch hanging from an overhead live power line has been labelled the "luckiest man alive".

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Warning after kitchen goes up in smoke

Three crews tackled a kitchen fire sparking a warning from emergency workers.

The woman had to be rescued

Freezing woman rescued after electric wheelchair breaks down

A disabled woman who took refuge from the icy conditions in a chemist after her electric wheelchair broke down was rescued by a fire crew.

Former Olympian Ron Hill has opened up about his battle with Alzheimer's

Lancashire running legend Ron Hill facing 'biggest challenge of his life'

Olympic marathoner Ron Hill will use the determination that fuelled his extraordinary running career to help him fight Alzheimer's disease, he has revealed.
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Linda Nolan

Linda Nolan: 'I have picked out my funeral songs'

Linda Nolan has said she has chosen the songs she wants played at her funeral after being diagnosed with cancer for a second time.

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Charlie Pope

Police find body in hunt for missing teen

Police searching for a teenager who went missing in sub-zero temperatures have found a body.

New research has found half of all adult cats are carrying too many extra pounds.

Lancashire nutritionist's warning over fat cats

A Lancashire nutrition expert is urging cat owners to watch their pet's weight as it’s revealed almost half of all adult cats are carrying too many extra pounds.

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Amelia Crichton was murdered just hours after being left alone with her mother

Leyland mum murdered 'helpless' baby hours after social workers left

A mother has been found guilty of battering her "helpless and vulnerable" baby daughter to death two hours after social workers left her home alone with the child.
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The drugs seized from a home in Preston

Police bust drugs factory in Preston

More than 100 cannabis plants have been seized following a raid on a home in Preston.
Police and fire crews are investigating

Police investigating fatal house blaze

A woman has died in a house fire which is being investigated by police.

Police are investigating

Man charged with murder following death of toddler

A man has been charged with murder after a 22-month-old girl died from unexplained injuries.

Mohammed Kahlil Aziz

Preston 'predator' jailed over child sex offences

A 'predator' who sexually assaulted children in Lancashire and Cumbria has been jailed for 14 years.

Vet Jenni Boocock with Pat Finnerty, daughter Emily Pearson and Oscar after his sticky situation

Sticky situation after Blackpool pooch glued jaw shut

An unlucky dog found himself in a sticky situation after chomping on a glossy leaflet that glued his teeth together.
Scene of the crash

Ice and snow warning after crash closes M6

Two lanes of the M6 were closed for a number of hours following an accident in wintry conditions.
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Seldon Scott took this picture of Eric Morecambe as a crazed clown

Pranksters transform Eric Morecambe into a crazed clown

It was more a case of 'bring me terror' when pranksters transformed the famous statue of Eric Morcambe into a crazed clown.

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