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- Joey Barton: Fleetwood Town manager charged with actual bodily harm - Fleetwood Town boss Joey Barton is charged with causing actual bodily harm following a post-match incident in the tunnel at Barnsley in April.
- Nelson Men carrying machetes leaves two men needing surgery - Seven men are arrested after a man suffers leg and hand injuries and another is left with stomach wounds.
- Leon Kay: Drink-driver who hit and killed woman is jailed - Leon Kay was almost twice the legal alcohol limit and left a second woman with life-changing injures.
- Croston 'eyesore' bridge covering prompts village row - A plastic covering added to a controversial crossing is a bridge too far for some village residents.
Fleetwood Town boss Joey Barton is charged with causing actual bodily harm following a post-match incident in the tunnel at Barnsley in April.
Seven men are arrested after a man suffers leg and hand injuries and another is left with stomach wounds.
Leon Kay was almost twice the legal alcohol limit and left a second woman with life-changing injures.
A plastic covering added to a controversial crossing is a bridge too far for some village residents.
A&E departments in Blackburn, Burnley and Accrington treated 738 patients last Monday.
Accrington sign defender Ben Barclay on a free transfer from Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion.
Lancashire strengthen their Division Two promotion bid after beating Sussex by an innings and 51 runs.
Accrington Stanley sign full-back Joe Maguire from Fleetwood and Leicester midfielder Lamine Kaba Sherif on free transfers.
Sheffield United break their transfer record for the second time in a month as Callum Robinson joins for an undisclosed fee from Preston North End.
Blackburn Rovers sign Southampton forward Sam Gallagher on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Morecambe midfielder Andy Fleming is forced to retire at the age of 31 because of a serious knee injury.
Accrington Stanley sign Leamington striker Colby Bishop on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013
COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013
BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013
EASIER SAID THAN DONE! The mortgage and property market looks to be improving slightly through better mortgage deals. However the market still lacks direction and combined with lack of incentives for new buyers and government cuts it looks like it could be a while before it rises.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 4th March 2013
ARE WE WAVING GOODBYE TO OUR LOCAL HIGHSTREET? Our local High Streets have been suffering in the consumer downturn. Customers have been watching their pennies amid concerns about high inflation and job security. Recently we have lost many large retailers that have been hit by the economic climate and the increasing online competition.
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 2nd March 2013
THERE IS NOTHING WORNG WITH A GOOD LOCAL. It is no secret that our local pubs have suffered in the last decade due to numerous factors such changing nightlife trends (Bars and Clubs), the recession (meaning people have less to spend), alcohol awareness campaigns, the general costs of ale and rent and increases in government tax’s on alcoholic beverages.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 25th February 2013
ARE WE GETTING TOO STRESSED AT WORK? While some workplace stress is completely normal, excessive stress can interfere with your productivity and impact your physical and emotional health. This means your ability to deal with it can mean the difference between success or failure.
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