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‘No current plans’ for a 24/7 A&E unit at Chorley Hospital

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The updated plan for the Cuerden Strategic site

Fears remain over highway congestion at Cuerden Strategic Site despite changes to plans

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Charlie Alliston crashed into 44-year-old Kim Briggs as she crossed Old Street, east London, in February last year

Cyclist convicted of 'furious driving' over pedestrian's death

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All set for 90th Chipping Show

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Police bosses should be able to fire officers with inadequate IT skills

Business

Bin collection complaints upheld by watchdog up 12% on last year

Offbeat

24% of parents have moved home to be in school catchment area

Education
Motorists are being advised to avoid travelling during peak periods

Nearly seven million adults planning UK bank holiday weekend break

Offbeat
Cases of meningitis and blood poisoning caused by a highly virulent strain of Men W bacteria increased from 22 cases in England in 2009/10 to 210 in 2015/16.

Vaccination warning for new students after surge in meningitis cases

Health
John Simpson struck a half-century in Longridges defeat against Garstang at the weekend

Helm wants a winning end to Longridge CC’s season

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Lee Ashcroft and Lee Cartwright during their Preston North End days

Friends reunited at Longridge Town tonight

Football

BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

Sport
Longridge Town manager Lee Ashcroft

Match report: Longridge Town 3 Slyne with Hest 1

Football

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Ashcroft: Town team weathered difficult conditions

Football

Longridge captain rallies the troops for ‘must win’ derby

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Match report: Hurst Green 3 Crooklands Casuals 1

Football
Kingmaker: Kingdom Come by Toby Clements

Book review: Kingmaker: Kingdom Come by Toby Clements

Arts
Head down to Botany Bay for a weekend of family fun on the canal

Things to do this weekend (August 25 to 28)

Whats on
Emma Stone and Mark Wahlberg

Top 10 actors earn nearly three times as much as female counterparts

Arts
The new set of stamps featuring some of the most iconic and much-loved British toys

Action Man and Sindy to feature in Royal Mail's latest stamp series

Lifestyle
Train.

Rail strikes are set as row over driver-only trains rages

Lifestyle
Blackpool beach

Lancashire recommends... Beaches

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