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UPDATE: Mother and son from Preston among dead following Saudi bus crash

A mother and son from Preston are among the dead following a horror crash in Saudi Arabia.
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The Titanic

Chorley man's Titanic menu sells for £100,000

A menu for the first meal ever served on the Titanic has sold for £100,000 at auction.

Chorley
Pilkington Road, Kearsley

REGIONAL NEWS: Motorcyclist killed in wall collision

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal crash after a motorcyclist hit a wall.

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David Lloyd gym in Leeds

REGIONAL NEWS: Boy dies in gym swimming pool tragedy

A three-year-old boy has died after an incident at a gym swimming pool.

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Police officer was slashed in Whalley Range

UPDATED: Arrests after police officer slashed with a sword

A 23-year-old man has been arrested after a police officer was slashed with a sword, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said.

Crime
Police helicopter has been in force three times in a day

Police chopper in action over Preston and Leyland

A police helicopter has been in the skies over the Preston and Leyland area helping officers on three separate searches today.

Crime
A teenage girl has been left in a serious condition after a car hit a group of children.

Teen critical after car drives into group of children

A teenage girl has been left in a serious condition after a car hit a group of children.
Crime
Peter Pickering

Beast of Wombwell dies days after rape conviction

A pensioner dubbed the Beast of Wombwell has died just days after being convicted of raping an 18-year-old woman before he raped and killed a 14-year-old girl more than 45 years ago.

Crime
Two crews were called to the fire

Fire crews tackle blaze in South Ribble

Two fire crews were called out to a large fire on waste ground in Whitestake.

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Pair had a lucky escape after the crash near Temple Way, Chorley

'Amazing' escape after late night crash in Chorley

Two people had a lucky escape after the car they were travelling crashed into the central reservation on a main road in Chorley.

Transport
Scene of the crash

Dog walker killed after serious collision in Lancashire

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 57-year-old man died following a serious collision in Lancashire.

Transport
Gritters will be back in action across Lancashire

Gritters set to hit the streets as Lancashire braces for fresh arctic blast

Lancashire's fleet of gritters will be out in force again tonight as the county looks set to be hit with another wave of artic blasts.

Transport
A crackdown on additional airline charges has been proposed

Unexpected airline fees could be cut under proposed crackdown

Unexpected fees faced by airline passengers may be reduced under a proposed Government clampdown.

Your lancashire
Victim Andrew Sanderson with mum Caroline and dad Barry

Teen left for dead speaks out after seat swap crash driver jailed

When Andrew Sanderson decided to go out and celebrate his friend’s 18th birthday it was a night that would change his life forever.
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CCTV of the man police want to trace

Meat cleaver raid on Preston off licence

A masked man armed with a meat cleaver attempted to rob an off licence in Preston.

Crime
Matthew Greenwood

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.

Crime
Empty shelves at Asda

Ice, floods and now empty supermarket shelves

This was the scene that greeted customers at many supermarkets across Lancashire today.
Business
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.
Your lancashire
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.
Your lancashire
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.

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