The only Muslim survivor of the 7/7 London bombings warns of Islamophobia

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

11:05am Sunday 5th July 2015

THE only Muslim survivor of the 7/7 London bombings has urged the country to stand together against the growing threat of Islamophobia the way it did against terrorism a decade ago.

Hospitals in East Lancashire among best for caring for youngsters, according to patients

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Royal Blackburn Hospital

5:00am Sunday 5th July 2015

HOSPITALS in East Lancashire are among the best for caring for youngsters, its patients and their families said.

Fancy a game of pickleball? You might want to find out what it is first...

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Sunday 5th July 2015

PEOPLE from across the UK travelled to Burnley to be the first in the country to put their swing to the test as part of a new pickleball training course.

Super slimmer sheds seven stone after being told where the nearest “big man” shop was while shopping

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Saturday 4th July 2015

A MAN has lost seven stone after being told where the nearest “big man” shop was while shopping.

Female Calderstones patient found guilty of staff assaults

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Calderstones Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

5:00am Saturday 4th July 2015

A FEMALE Calderstones patient assaulted a member of staff for no apparent reason.

SEXSOMNIA: Rapist who claimed he committed offences whilst asleep jailed for eight years

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Saturday 4th July 2015

A SCOUT leader who tried to escape rape convictions by saying he committed the offences whilst asleep has been jailed for eight years.

Northern Rail staff set to go on strike adding to East Lancashire’s commuter chaos

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: A Northern Rail train in Bolton

5:00am Saturday 4th July 2015

WORKERS on Northern Rail have voted to go on strike in a row over jobs and safety — adding to East Lancashire’s commuter chaos.

'Inadequate’ schools praised after latest follow-up Ofsted inspections

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Ofsted carried out the follow-up inspection

5:00am Saturday 4th July 2015

A PAIR of ‘inadequate’ schools have been praised after their latest follow-up Ofsted inspections.

DEADLINE: Parents urged to make sure they secure their child’s Education Travelpass

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Saturday 4th July 2015

PARENTS in East Lancashire are being urged to make sure they secure their child’s Education Travelpass before the deadline this month.

June 'unseasonably' cool for East Lancs in spite of heatwave on last day

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Saturday 4th July 2015

LAST month was “unseasonably” cool in East Lancashire.

American Airlines Flight AA241 declares mid-air emergency - lands at Heathrow

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

9:30am Friday 3rd July 2015

AMERICAN Airlines Flight AA241 has declared a mid-air emergency and has landed at Heathrow.

Teenage girl arrested on suspicion of terrorism offence bailed

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Terrorism training has been carried out in Pembrokeshire according to experts. PICTURE: PA (22285516)

12:00pm Friday 3rd July 2015

A TEENAGE girl arrested on suspicion of a terrorism offence has been bailed.

East Lancashire residents warned as more spectacular thunderstorms expected

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Friday 3rd July 2015

EAST Lancashire’s skies are set to continue hosting stunning light shows and thundering booms for another two nights at least, weather experts say.

7 things to do this weekend across East Lancashire

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

3:43pm Friday 3rd July 2015

NO-ONE can complain of being bored in East Lancashire this weekend with a host of events lined up for one of the busiest weekends of the year.

‘Disgusting lowlifes’ hunted after booze theft

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

10:29am Friday 3rd July 2015

CCTV footage is being used to identify a gang of thieves who stole beer and spirits from a Chorley wedding venue.

Report reveals fears on fracking ‘damage’

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

4:30pm Friday 3rd July 2015

FRACKING could cut house prices, increase traffic and noise, and damage the rural landscape according to the full version of a government report which was published yesterday.

VIDEO: East Lancashire hit by summer thunderstorm

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

7:34am Thursday 2nd July 2015

EAST Lancashire was hit with rain, hailstones, thunder and lightning as the hot and humid weather turned unsettled.

Lancashire Alton Towers crash victim posts first picture after leg amputation

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

10:01am Thursday 2nd July 2015

LANCASHIRE Alton Towers crash victim Vicky Balch has posted her first picture on Twitter after having her right leg amputated below the knee.

Facebook pervert pressured 13-year-old girl into sex and told other girls he wanted to make them pregnant

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

4:00am Thursday 2nd July 2015

A PERVERT who trawled the social-media website Facebook grooming young teenage girls for sexual purposes has been jailed for four years.

Victorian oil painting sold for £250 set to fetch £150,000 at auction

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

3:22pm Thursday 2nd July 2015

A VICTORIAN oil painting, which used to be owned by a wealthy Accrington-born businessman and which was sold for the equivalent of about £250 after his death, is now set to fetch up to £150,000 at auction.

Google apologise to black couple labelled 'gorillas' on new app

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

1:43pm Thursday 2nd July 2015

GOOGLE says it is "appalled" and has apologised to a black couple after the firm's new Photos app mistakenly labelled them as "gorillas".

ODD NEWS: Woman's parking ticket cancelled after missing comma in village law

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

1:59pm Thursday 2nd July 2015

AN appeals court has agreed with an Ohio woman who said her parking citation should be tossed because the village law was missing a comma.

Ryanair passenger banned for life after 'inappropriate behaviour' towards women on flight

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

11:43am Thursday 2nd July 2015

A MAN travelling on a Ryanair flight from the UK to Tenerife was pinned down on an airport apron and detained after becoming aggressive on board.

7 striking lightning shots over East Lancashire

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

11:03am Thursday 2nd July 2015

READERS took some impressive shots of the lightning over East Lancashire last night.

Man dies after rescuing young girl from river

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

9:30am Thursday 2nd July 2015

A FIRE chief has warned about the dangers of swimming in open water after a man died after going to the aid of a young girl who got into trouble in a river.

Meet the Lancashire teacher who swapped classroom for steamy prison sex scenes

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

9:30am Thursday 2nd July 2015

EL JAMES may once again be stealing the thunder with her bestselling follow-up to Fifty Shades Of Grey - but a school teacher from Lancashire is hot on her heels.

Teenager who hid heroin in grandfather’s shed jailed for more than a year

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Thursday 2nd July 2015

A TEENAGER from Brierfield who hid heroin in his grandfather’s shed has been jailed for more than a year at Burnley Crown Court.

UNFAIRLY DISMISSED: Former Calderstones boss wins tribunal after ‘unlawful victimisation’

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Thursday 2nd July 2015

A JUDGE has ruled an East Lancashire NHS trust was guilty of unfair dismissal when it summarily sacked its chief executive without right of appeal.

Four jailed after husband and wife caught hiding Bangladeshi man under pile of suitcases

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Thursday 2nd July 2015

THREE men and a woman are starting jail sentences totalling 11 years after being convicted of an immigration and passports scam run from a quiet semi-detached house in Burnley.

East Lancashire basks in hot weather as temperatures reach whopping 29C

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Thursday 2nd July 2015

EAST Lancashire basked in the hot weather yesterday after temperatures shot up across the country.

CAR SHARE: East Lancashire workers following Peter Kay’s lead in daily commute

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

3:28pm Thursday 2nd July 2015

WORKERS in East Lancashire are following Peter Kay’s lead in their daily commute.

Teachers’ union outlines fears over impact of extremism law

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Terrorism training has been carried out in Pembrokeshire according to experts. PICTURE: PA (22285516)

2:32pm Thursday 2nd July 2015

NEW laws requiring staff working for public bodies to keep an eye out for people being radicalised have been criticised by teaching union chiefs.

BBC to continue using term Islamic State (IS) despite "negative connotations"

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: FIGHTERS: Members of Isis, pictured in Iraq

7:54am Thursday 2nd July 2015

THE BBC will continue to use the term Islamic State (IS) to describe the jihadist group in order to maintain the broadcaster's impartiality, its director general has said.

BAE’s 9,000-panel solar farm goes live - and it's the size of eight football pitches

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Thursday 2nd July 2015

A SOLAR farm the size of eight football pitches being used to power the manufacturing of fighter jets in Lancashire will save the arms giant a fortune every year.

East Lancashire teenage opera sensation wins prestigious honour

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

2:58pm Thursday 2nd July 2015

AN East Lancashire teenage opera sensation has proved she is the real deal after winning a prestigious award.

VIDEO: Watch shocking footage of drink driver swerving through traffic before flipping on roof

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

2:58pm Wednesday 1st July 2015

SHOCKING footage of a driver swerving through traffic before flipping his car onto its roof has been released.

UPDATE: United Airlines Flight UA914 declares mid-air emergency

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

1:26pm Wednesday 1st July 2015

UNITED Airlines Flight UA914 declared a mid-air emergency and landed in London earlier this afternoon.

Roads melt as Britain bakes on hottest July day on record

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

4:23pm Wednesday 1st July 2015

BRITAIN has endured the hottest July day on record with temperatures soaring to 36.7C (98F) - as roads melted and trains were cancelled.

Would you break a car window to save a dog from the heat? Find out if it's legal...

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

2:32pm Wednesday 1st July 2015

PICTURE the scene. It’s a sweltering hot, summer day. You’re walking down the street when you pass a car with its windows up and a dog inside.

JCB TRAGEDY: Teenager killed father-of-two after raised bucket blocked his view of the road

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

11:00am Wednesday 1st July 2015

A TEENAGER who killed a father-of-two while driving a JCB had raised the bucket blocking his view of the road, a court heard.

HEATWAVE: How hot does it really have to be before we can go home?

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

10:23am Wednesday 1st July 2015

ARE you hot under the collar as the heatwave strikes?

VIDEO: Pod of dolphins spotted swimming off the coast of Blackpool

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

11:02am Wednesday 1st July 2015

A POD of dolphins spotted in Liverpool last month have been filmed swimming off the coast of Blackpool.

Four jailed for total of 11 years after immigration and passport scam conviction

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

11:00am Wednesday 1st July 2015

THREE men and a woman are starting jail sentences totalling 11 years after being convicted of an immigration and passports scam run from a quiet semi-detached house in Burnley.

Lucky man wins £19,000 after mistakenly buying wrong lottery ticket

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

9:54am Wednesday 1st July 2015

A MAN in the US who mistakenly bought the wrong lottery ticket is 30,000 dollars (£19,000) wealthier.

Man's body found in reservoir prompting fresh warning

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: Scar House Reservoir looking towards Great Whernside

9:45am Wednesday 1st July 2015

A MAN'S body has been recovered from a reservoir on one of the hottest days of the year, prompting fresh warnings about the dangers of outdoor swimming.

Children could be branded 'extremists' for boycotting McDonalds, MP claims as new anti-terror laws come into force

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

9:02am Wednesday 1st July 2015

By Rob Merrick

East Lancashire ‘taxi drivers are being attacked every weekend’

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen: A cab at high speed on a motorway in an urban area with the lit taxi sign on top of its roof (23462830)

4:10pm Wednesday 1st July 2015

TAXI drivers are being attacked by drunken yobs every week, it has been claimed.

Discounts hotels website launched for UK customers

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

1:20pm Wednesday 1st July 2015

PEOPLE can now benefit from cut-price hotel deals thanks to the launch of Hotel Express International in the UK.

Council to fight travellers’ bid after extra 11 sites suggested

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

5:00am Wednesday 1st July 2015

CHORLEY Council is considering challenging an assessment that has recommended it needs to double its pitches for travellers within the borough.

Tunisian beach massacre: Repatriation of British bodies begins today

Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen:

9:24am Wednesday 1st July 2015

The operation to return the bodies of Britons killed by a gunman in the Tunisian beach massacre to the UK has begun.









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