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'Pitbull' dog attacks woman and Spaniel

A Spaniel was left needing surgery after being savaged by a dog on a walk.

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X Factor star Wagner to appear at Walton Arms in Bamber Bridge

Former X Factor star Wagner will be making women swoon at a ladies night in Lancashire.
Two thieves are believed to have broken into HoofsandPaws pet food business on Carr Place just before 8pm on Sunday, February 4.

Police helicopter called out as thieves target business on Walton Summit Industrial Estate

Thieves targeted a shop on the Walton Summit Industrial Estate overnight, say police.

Police released a map of the area

Teenager arrested after 'flashing' incident in Bamber Bridge

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of indecent exposure following an incident in Bamber Bridge, say police.
The area where the flasher was spotted

Police hunt Bamber Bridge flasher

Police are on the hunt for a teenage flasher.
Former mayor George Woods at the unveiling of the plaque in his honour at Bamber Bridge

Tributes to former South Ribble mayor

Former South Ribble mayor George Woods, a Second World War RAF veteran who was renowned as a devoted community champion, has died aged 96.

Beats and Pieces Big Band are performing at The Hothouse in Morecambe

Things to do (January 27 to 29)

There's lots going on in and around Lancashire over the coming days:

Whats on
Awful Auntie is on at Preston's Charter Theatre

Things to do (January 18 to 23)

Lots of events happening over the coming days - indoors and outdoors.

Whats on
Stephanie Blakeley, Graham Vickers and Heather Buckel during a previous run

A marathon bid for Cash for Kids in Lancashire

Two women are on the run to help disadvantaged children across Lancashire.
Parkwood Group founded Tony Hewitt passed away on New Year's Eve (December 31, 2017) aged 68.

Tributes paid to Palace Cinema boss Tony Hewitt who has passed away aged 68

The new owner of Longridge’s popular Palace Theatre has passed away.
The track could be open in time for the summer

Green means go for Lancashire go-karting facility

Bosses behind a million pound indoor go-karting track - the first of its kind in Lancashire - hope to be under starter’s orders in time for the summer holidays.

What better way to start the New Year than with a walk around Brockholes Nature Reserve?

Things to do (January 5 to 7)

Blow away the Christmas cobwebs with this pick of events over the weekend.

Whats on

Where can I do ... aerobics in Lancashire?

A form of physical exercise that combines rhythmic aerobic exercise with stretching and strength training routines with the goal of improving all elements of fitness
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Some of the waste discovered in Station Road, Bamber Bridge.

Bamber Bridge fly-tipper fined £1k in ‘horrifying case’

A fly-tipper who dumped 15 bags of rubbish in a Bamber Bridge alleyway has been hit with a court fine.

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Declan Hinds and Connor Fallon

Movie Heroes and Villains football match in Bamber Bridge for Prostate Cancer UK

A host of dastardly villains and brave super heroes will swoop in on a football match to raise funds for a male cancer charity.
The Lidun Singers performing at Brownedge St Mary's Church in Bamber Bridge for the Christmas concert

Night of festive cheer and song for Brownedge Christmas concert

Parishioners, family and friends came together at Brownedge St Mary’s Catholic Church for an evening of festive cheer and carols.

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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Newlyweds Tracey Ward and Russell Curtis put charity at the heart of their big day.

Blood Bikers tie the knot in their own unique way

For volunteers Russell Curtis and Tracey Ward, speaking the ultimate vows was an opportunity to showcase a cause close to their hearts as well as their love for each other.

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Police received reportsof the woman on the bridge at Brindle Road which runs over the M6

Police search for woman spotted on motorway bridge

A search was launched for a woman who was spotted on the wrong side of a motorway bridge, say police.
Choir singing

Have a go at... choir singing

A musical ensemble of singers performing in a group or at a concert.
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