Lancashire News

Football rumors: Newcastle target move for Kieran Trippier

Newcastle are keen to revamp their squad in the January transfer window and at the top of the list are Atletico Madrid and the England full-back. Kieran TrippierThe Magpies are keen to sign up to six players, according to the I. The Magpies are hoping that Trippier, 31, can be …

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Bruno Lage backs Wolves to find touch of goal after 2021 struggles

Wolves boss Bruno Lage has backed his shy squad to finally find the finishing touches after creating an unwanted story. The Portuguese take his side to Manchester United on Monday after a year which has seen them struggling to score. Wolves have scored just 42 goals in 2021 – their …

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Former Mickey Mouse Club host Tiffini Hale has died aged 46

Former Mickey Mouse Club (MMC) host Tiffini Hale has died aged 46, it has been announced. The former star of American children’s television died “peacefully” on Christmas Day surrounded by her family, according to her former colleagues. Hale suffered cardiac arrest earlier in December and was left in a coma. …

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Gordon Brown: Afghanistan is the greatest humanitarian crisis of our time

The West “sinks into the greatest humanitarian crisis of our time” after the withdrawal from Afghanistan, Gordon Brown said. Writing for The Times Red Box, the former prime minister called on the global community to engage in the “greatest humanitarian response ever agreed for a single nation” as he warned …

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Vaccines are the road to recovery, not blockages, says Branson

Sir Richard Branson said he believes vaccines and other Covid-19 precautions, such as mandatory indoor face coverings, are key to preventing the spread of the virus, rather than “damage to closures.” Writing on his blog on the Virgin website, Sir Richard said that “widespread and fair vaccinations against Covid-19, coupled …

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The stars party – Social sports Christmas

Sports stars and clubs around the world continue to provide insight into their lives on social media. Here, the PA News Agency takes a look at some of the best examples from December 25. Soccer Premier League stars past and present have wished everyone a Merry Christmas. ?? #Merry Christmas …

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Christmas in Lancashire town with one of the highest Covid rates in the country as Omicron takes hold

A Lancashire town with high Covid rates is likely a sign of what’s to come in the county, a health official has warned. Cases in the town of Darwen last week reached more than 1,000 per 100,000 inhabitants, placing the region among the highest in the UK. Dominic Harrison, director …

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The farce surrounds the postponement of Serie A

By Press Association 2021 The Dacia Arena is empty in the absence of visitors Salernitana Tuesday’s Serie A match between Udinese and Salernitana turned into a farce as the away team were prevented from traveling by local health authorities but the league refused to postpone the game. Three Salernitana players …

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Lancashire Constabulary – A burglar who engaged in a series of crimes in Blackburn and Darwen is jailed

A burglar who launched a one-man crime wave through Blackburn and Darwen has been jailed for three years. Ryan Price, 24, committed numerous offenses in cities over a two-week span in September. Night of September 19e Price broke into a house in Branch Road, Blackburn, while the victim was sleeping. …

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Plans made for post-Christmas lockdown as Omicron spreads

The most effective way to stop the spread of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus would have been to lock the circuit breaker before Christmas, a senior government adviser has said. Stephen Reicher, professor of social psychology at the University of St Andrews and a member of the Scientific Advisory …

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