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Lancashire Telegraph | Rossendale

Lancashire Telegraph | Rossendale
  1. Boy’s meningitis ordeal inspires event which raises bumper £1,000
    A BACUP mum who thought she would never bring her baby son home from hospital has raised over £1,000 for a meningitis charity by staging a family fun day.
  2. Two weeks of diversions as road closure looms
    MOTORISTS in Rossendale will face two weeks of diversions after it was announced a major road will be closed.
  3. Scout Moor wind farm expansion approved
    CONTROVERSIAL plans to build an extra 16 wind turbines at a Rossendale wind farm have been approved.
  4. Former Rossendale mayor completes university degree - aged 70!
    A FORMER Rossendale mayor has proved he’s a class act after completing a university degree at the age of 70.
  5. DESPICABLE: Volunteer mountain rescuer hit by £3k equipment raid at home
    THIEVES broke into the house of a volunteer mountain rescuer and stole a car containing life-saving equipment.
  6. Nearly £26,000 raised so far in bid to reopen swimming pool
    VOLUNTEERS have vowed not to let vandals stop them in their bid to open a community swimming pool.
  7. Skate park set to be removed after vandals strike – sparking calls for council re-think
    A SKATE park in Rossendale is set to be removed – sparking calls for a council re-think.
  8. Bacup Cricket Club revamp to inspire generation
    BACUP Cricket Club is celebrating ahead of unveiling its new training facilities for its ‘thriving’ youth section.
  9. UPDATE: Watch ugly mass brawl erupt during non-league football match
    THIS is the moment Ramsbottom United's clash with Buxton erupted into a mass brawl.
  10. Plans to build renewable energy plant spark further controversy
    PLANS to build a renewable energy plant in Ramsbottom have sparked further controversy after it was revealed a similar facility in Essex is being investigated by the Environment Agency.
  11. Memorial to pay tribute to soldiers as project to restore graves ends
    A SPECIAL ceremony will take place at Bacup Cemetery next month to mark the completion of a project to mark First World War graves.
  12. Rossendale school honoured for outdoor activities
    GREEN-FINGERED staff, pupils and parents at a Rossendale school have been recognised for their efforts with a prestigious award.
  13. Two-car smash sends diesel spilling over carriageway
    A TWO-CAR crash in Rawtenstall sent diesel spilling over the carriageway and held up traffic yesterday morning.
  14. Man tricked pensioner by telling her there had been an explosion before burgling home
    A MAN tricked a pensioner by telling her there had been an explosion in a Rossendale street before burgling her home.
  15. School still outstanding in its Ofsted inspection
    A ROSSENDALE school for children with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties has retained its ‘outstanding’ rating from Ofsted.
  16. Plumber fined as explosion forces home to be demolished and rebuilt
    A PLUMBER has been fined after his safety failing led to an explosion at a house.
  17. Thieves steal £2k worth of jewellery in raid
    THIEVES prised open a window before breaking into a home and stealing jewellery.
  18. Thieves drive stolen van through fence and steal goods worth £3k from site
    RAIDERS pulled the lock off a building site using a van in a burglary in Rossendale.
  19. Burglars escape with electrical equipment worth thousands after raid on music venue and bar
    BURGLARS broke into a Rossendale music venue this week escaping with electrical equipment worth thousands.
  20. Man pepper-sprayed after disturbing garage raiders
    A MAN was sprayed with a substance thought to be pepper spray after disturbing four men who were breaking into a garage.