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WATCH: Canine Massage Guild's healing power for dogs in Chorley

It is not just humans that need a massage, as our furry friends are also in need of a rehabilitation therapy to ease pain.
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Sunny Brow. Photo: Google.

Dog rescued from kitchen blaze by firefighters

A dog's life has been saved thanks to heroic firefighters.

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Victoria Trundle, of Coppull, and Reu the rainbow gnu, selling books for Reuben's Retreat

Coppull author to read Reu The Rainbow Gnu in support of Reuben's Retreat at Chorley literary festival

A mum and her gnu friend are hoping to ease the loss of a sibling through their children’s book, which will be showcased at next weekend’s What’s Your Story, Chorley? literary event.

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St Oswald's School in Spendmore Lane was closed on Monday

School in Coppull closed after flood and crash

A primary school in Coppull has been closed after two classrooms were flooded by a faulty water heater, says Lancashire County Council.
Crime
There's lots to do down on the farm with Lambing Live at Mrs Dowsons

Things to do (March 2 until March 5)

Banish the winter blues with one of these great events.

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REV RON GREENALL: Tall stories from Lancashire but always true

REV RON GREENALL: Tall stories from Lancashire but always true

I’m asked if I tell you tall stories in these articles – the answer is no, for I deal in facts not fiction.

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St Catherine's Hospice volunteer befriender Pat Nagle with befriendee Viv Watmough

Befriending at St Catherine’s Hospice in Lostock Hall can lead to finding a true companion

Having a life changing illness is a confusing and frightening time – even more so if you are on your own.

Lifestyle
Danny Nicholls' family has raised 10,000 for Derian House. Let to right: Dad Eric Nicholls, sister Louise Brook, sister Leanne Clarke and mum Lorraine

Charity fund-raising in honour of Chorley teen Danny Nicholls reaches £21,000

A family who has held fund-raising events to honour their son have ended their charity drive on a high, raising a total of £21,000 - to mark what would have been his 21st.
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Charity football match in Coppull as community gathers to remember Dean Brewin

Charity football match in Coppull as community gathers to remember Dean Brewin

Friends of a 25-year-old who took his own life have released balloons in his memory at a charity football match.

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Chris Sims, who works for Trust in Blue in Wigan and Chorley

Trust In Blue handymen will get your odd jobs done in Chorley

There is now a new way of having the boys in blue round the house, as they swap their truncheons for drills to provide a handyman service across Lancashire.

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Ride the Lights in Blackpool is just one of the free events you could try

SPECIAL REPORT: Free events will keep youngsters entertained

For kids the summer holidays stretch out before them in a golden haze. But for parents this time of year can be fraught with the difficulties of what to do to keep them entertained without breaking the bank. NAOMI MOON has put together the pick of events that can be enjoyed for free across the county this summer.
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A previous memorial fun day for Danny Nicholls at the Printers Arms, from left, Louise Brookes, sister, Eric Nicholls, dad, Lorraine Nicholls, mum, comedian Dave Spikey and Leanne Clarke, sister

One last shout out for Danny’s 21st birthday

Four-and-a-half years ago everything changed for the Nicholls family.

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Danny Nicholls

Final birthday fund-raiser in memory of Coppull teenager Danny Nicholls

A family is planning a poignant celebration to mark the 21st birthday of their devoted son who collapsed and died at home suddenly aged just 16.
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Petrol spill mystery in Coppull

Petrol spill mystery in Coppull

Drivers have been thrown off by a resurfaced road in Coppull.

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Teen Lizzy Gür from Coppull selected for orchestra role

Teen Lizzy Gür from Coppull selected for orchestra role

Budding composer Lizzy Gür from Coppull is one of 162 teenagers from across the UK to be selected for the National Youth Orchestra.

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Residents in Coppull voiced their concerns at a meeting about 150 new homes at Yew Tree Farm about building on greenbelt land

Residents fight against Coppull greenbelt homes

A meeting about a controversial housing development on a greenbelt site in Coppull did not go as expected when the host walked out.

Environment
Neil Calvert

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 Magistrates' Court

Chorley court list - Tuesday October 25 2016

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

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court list - October 4

Here is a list of cases heard at Chorley and Preston magistrates' courts.

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Junction of Chapel Lane and Poplar Drive, Coppull. Picture: Google

Driver sought after crash with cyclist

Police are urging a driver to come forward after a teenage cyclist was hit by a car.

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