'Huge support' for new Manchester to Lancashire rail link
Some 86% of people polled are in favour of a new line connecting the city with East Lancashire.
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 11:55:41 GMT
TransPennine axes weekend services due to staff sickness
TransPennine Express cancels various weekend services due to high levels of staff illness.
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 16:08:21 GMT
Naeem Ashraf and Jasmine Naeem: The husband and wife about to make umpiring history
Umpires Naeem Ashraf and Jasmine Naeem are set to become the first husband and wife to officiate a p...
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 15:28:39 GMT
Ryan Harvey: Two men charged with murder after Blackpool assault
Ryan Harvey, 22, died from a blunt head trauma after the attack in Blackpool on Saturday, police say...
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 05:45:06 GMT
Penwortham housing plans: Government to make final decision
South Ribble Borough Council rejected the housing plans for a farm plot in Penwortham last year.
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 12:50:27 GMT
Suspect arrested in Birmingham Interpol murder kidnap probe
Tomasz Samel was escorted from his home by fake Interpol officers and later found with 75% burns.
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 20:58:41 GMT
Blackburn man jailed for rape and attempted rape
Christopher Hide, 31, is described by police as a "dangerous sex offender" following his sentencing.
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 09:35:54 GMT
Higher Walton stab deaths: Son found guilty of murdering parents
Anthony Tipping, 60, and Tricia Livesey, 57, were stabbed hundreds of times by their son at their ho...
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 17:52:37 GMT
Hospital workers strike in row over equal pay
Over 50 workers, including porters, caterers and cleaners, take action at Lancashire hospitals.
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 15:31:23 GMT
Rishton cannabis sweet factory: Trio charged with drug offences
Three people are accused of being concerned in the production of cannabis after the raid in Lancashi...
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 14:33:59 GMT
Blackpool hospital staff plead not guilty in sedation probe
A trial is set for four workers following an investigation into the alleged mistreatment of patients...
Wed, 29 Jun 2022 15:29:09 GMT
New Longton villagers rally against Pride flag hate mail
A gay couple who run New Longton Post Office were sent homophobic abuse for displaying a rainbow fla...
Wed, 29 Jun 2022 14:31:59 GMT
Beat-Herder Festival sells out for 15th year in a row
The "most joyous party in the festival calendar" is set to return for four days of music in July.
Wed, 29 Jun 2022 05:02:10 GMT
CJ Egan-Riley: Burnley sign defender on four-year contract after Man City deal ends
Burnley sign defender CJ Egan-Riley on a four-year deal, following the expiry of his contract at Pre...
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 12:35:23 GMT
Everton: Leeds and Burnley drop threat of legal action about club's finances
Leeds and Burnley drop the threat of legal action against Everton and the Premier League regarding t...
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 11:01:27 GMT
Richard Gleeson named in England Twenty20 squad versus India
England call up uncapped Lancashire seamer Richard Gleeson for their Twenty20 international series a...
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 12:11:12 GMT
Chris Sherrington: How Royal Marines spirit helped judoka recover from serious knee injuries
Scottish judoka Chris Sherrington says his Royal Marines training helped him recover from injury to ...
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 06:35:24 GMT
Jos Buttler named England white-ball captain after Eoin Morgan retirement
Wicketkeeper Jos Buttler is named England's new white-ball captain following the retirement of Eoin ...
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 14:37:45 GMT