Lancashire

Monday, August 19, 2019

Monday, August 19, 2019

Blackburn machete gang jailed for murder

Blackburn machete gang jailed for murder

Sajed Choudry was attacked by a gang of men near his home in Blackburn amid a feud between two families.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

The defendant is reported to have said: 'Now the refugee problem is part of a bigger problem. It is a symptom of a disease. That disease is international Jewry.'

Self-styled Nazi 'called for Jewish parasites to be eradicated'

Self-styled Nazi 'called for Jewish parasites to be eradicated'

22-year-old from Lancashire said to have made offensive call during demonstration by group called North West Infidels

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Dozens evacuated in Lancashire after heavy rain causes major disruption

Dozens evacuated in Lancashire after heavy rain causes chaos

Dozens evacuated in Lancashire after heavy rain causes chaos

The emergency services have received more than 500 calls relating to flooding and rescued around 70 people

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

14-year-old arrested following fatal shooting in Lancashire

14-year-old arrested following fatal shooting in Accrington, Lancashire

14-year-old arrested following fatal shooting in Lancashire

A man died in hospital last night after being shot in the chest

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Some of the messages were tasteful and aesthetically pleasing. Others less so

Yorkshire Day sends Twitter into meltdown as Yorkies troll their Lancashire neighbours

Yorkshire Day sends Twitter into meltdown as Yorkies troll Lancashire neighbours

Some of the trans-Pennine trash-talking got pretty spiteful

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Labour private school tax plan crumbles after questions raised over evidence

Jeremy Corbyn's free school meals plan crumbles over evidence gap

Jeremy Corbyn's free school meals plan crumbles over evidence gap

Jeremy Corbyn plans to impose VAT on private schools in order to provide free meals to primary schools

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Thursday, October 6, 2016

'We shouldn't turn our backs on fracking', says leading scientific author

'We shouldn't turn our backs on fracking', says leading scientific author

'We shouldn't turn our backs on fracking', says leading scientific author

Fracking has been given the green light at at Cuadrilla's Preston New Road site at Little Plimpton, a decision which has prompted widespread criticism

Monday, September 26, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

Fags, booze and burgers cost NHS £11 billion

Fags, booze and burgers 'could kill the NHS'

Fags, booze and burgers 'could kill the NHS'

Public Health England is warning that the NHS will become unaffordable unless illnesses related to poor diet, smoking and drinking are tackled

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Thursday, August 25, 2016