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Youngsters have been going dotty with Pudsey Bear over this year’s Children in Need appeal.

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Detectives would now like to speak to the man in the footage, who was in the store prior to the incident.

CCTV APPEAL: Knifepoint robbery at shop

Police have released new CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to following a knifepoint robbery at a Leyland convenience store.
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Police would like to identify this man in connection with their investigation

Shop keeper hurt fighting off robbers armed with knives

A brave shopkeeper and his wife were injured tackling knife-wielding robbers who held up their store.
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Cerws from Leyland and Bamber Bridge attended the fire onRussell Avenue on November 14 at around 7.20pm.

Man suffers smoke inhalation after fire in Leyland

A man suffered smoke inhalation after a grill pan caught fire at a property in Leyland, say firefighters.

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Is this your bike? Get in touch and let us know.

Is this your bike?

A purple bike was found by a passer-by this morning in Leyland.

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Barn Owl Bill and his wife Carole need help for their sanctuary

Volunteer shortage leaves Leyland bird sanctuary on the brink of closure

Lancashire’s best-known bird santuary could be on the brink of closure due to a shortage of volunteers.

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Galloway's Society for the Blind is hosting a sight loss conference

Galloway's Society for the Blind to host sight loss conference in Leyland

One of Lancashire’s oldest charities is gearing up to celebrate 150 years of serving the community by holding a sight loss conference.
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Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw (second from right) at launch of the new CSE awareness toolkit.

Do not let child sexual exploitation in Lancashire go unreported

Police and care workers are calling on the public to raise concerns if they suspect a child is at risk of sexual exploitation.Tonight Fiona Finch reports on a new initiative to protect county youngsters.
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Preston and Leyland branch of the Guide Dogs volunteer group and Blackpool Fylde Guide Dogs events team are grateful for the fund-raising efforts of the Italian Orchard in Preston, which has raised 1,300

Italian Orchard in Broughton supports Guide Dogs charity

Members of the The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association charity dined out on celebrating the support of an Italian restaurant in Preston.
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Preparations for the Goosnargh  St Mary's Church Nativity Crib Festival 
are being finalsied. Pictured l-r are organisers Fliss Pemberton, Delphine Burn, and Sylvia Smith.

Church of Goosnargh St Mary the Virgin to be filled with nativity cribs from all over the world

More than 150 nativity cribs from all over the world will fill the church of Goosnargh St Mary the Virgin for a four-day festival marking the start of Advent, also raising funds for Derian House Children’s Hospice.

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The Leyland & Cuerden Valley Lions Club met for their 42nd Charter annual lunch at the Hallmark Hotel, Leyland.

Grand Leyland Lions dinner is best ever

The Leyland & Cuerden Valley Lions Club met for their 42nd Charter annual lunch at the Hallmark Hotel, Leyland.

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Jack attended Farington Primary School in Leyland

Fund-raiser in memory of Jack Johnstone

Christmas shoppers are being invited to a special charity event this month.

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Thieves threaten to stab dog walker in Leyland

Thieves threaten to stab dog walker in Leyland

Thieves threatened to stab a female dog walker during a jewellery robbery in Leyland, say police.
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The scrutiny committee (top) and last week's protest outside council offices in Leyland.

Stumbling block for new four dogs rule

A unanimous vote was taken on Monday night urging South Ribble to ‘reconsider’ its dog walking limit.
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GALLOWAY'S APPEAL: How technology has advanced to support visually impaired people

Doing every day tasks such as reading or cooking can be very difficult when you have lost your sight.

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St Paul's Bowling Club in Farington

Farington St Paul’s Bowling Club is bowled over by the new paving

Crown green bowlers are paving the way for the future, thanks to a cash injection.

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Court news

Lancashire court listings - Monday, November 6, 2017

Here is this week's round-up of cases at Preston’s courts.
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Joanne ONeill with the poppy display at Wo+man clothing shop, Hough Lane, Leyland

Leyland shop window reveals Poppy Appeal commemoration

A Leyland businesswoman is inviting the community to remember the sacrifices soldiers have made by decorating her shop window with poppies.

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VIDEO: Dogs out in force as pressure to reverse walking limit increases

Over 40 dogs, dog owners, and councillors from across South Ribble, protested outside council offices in Leyland on Thursday.
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The five-foot stainless steel structure to commemorate 100 years of Lions Clubs International

Leyland Lions install 100th anniversary plaque at Worden Park

Members of Leyland and Cuerden Valley Lions Club have installed a stainless steel screen in Worden Park to commemorate its founding organisation’s 100th anniversary.
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