Suspect wanted for more than 10 stab wounds in Canada found dead

One of the suspects in the murder of 10 people in a series of stabbings has been found dead and his injuries were not self-inflicted, Canadian police have said. They said his brother, also a suspect, may be injured and still at large. Regina Police Chief Evan Bray said Damien …

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Thunderstorms will hit Blackburn with Darwen this week – that’s when

Thunderstorms are expected to hit Blackburn with Darwen this week After weeks of good weather, high temperatures and heat waves, it looks like summer is well and truly over. The Met Office has predicted thunderstorms will hit parts of east Lancashire and other parts of the UK later this week. …

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West Brom eyeing ex-Burnley defender

Ex-Burnley player Erik Pieters is training with West Brom with the Baggies ready to offer a contract at the back. The 34-year-old left Turf Moor in the summer when his contract expired and is currently a free agent meaning he can still sign for a club even though the transfer …

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Corbeanu strike hands Blackpool important 1-0 win at Huddersfield to leave hosts in bottom three

Huddersfield Town 0-1 Blackpool: Theo Corbeanu’s strike hands visitors an important win… as the hosts are furious after claiming a glitch with goal-line technology cost them an equalizer Theo Corbeanu’s first-half winner gave Blackpool their third win of the season Huddersfield thought they would score an equalizer but goal-line tech …

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Donald Trump holds his first campaign rally since the Mar-a-Lago raid

Donald Trump and the rest of the Republican Party went into general election mode on Saturday night in the former president’s first rally since the FBI raided his Mar-a-Lago club. He called the raid “one of the most shocking abuses of power by any administration in American history” and “a …

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What Jon Dahl Tomasson said about Blackburn Rovers loss, injuries and fluctuating performance

Jon, what did you think of the performance? We should be disappointed with the result and the performance. We played a good team which is on a good course. We can be very good if we are not passive and play with some touches that we have not made. We …

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Vincent Kompany’s Burnley side were always going to run out of steam

It wasn’t the first time and it won’t be the last, but Burnley learned another very important lesson against West Brom. Friday’s encounter was the last game in a schedule that has seen Vincent Kompany’s side play nine times in 33 days in all competitions. It was the last of …

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Huddersfield Town vs Blackpool prediction, preview, team news & more

Huddersfield Town host Blackpool at John Smith Stadium on Sunday afternoon in another round of EFL Championship football. The Terriers struggled to come to life under new boss Danny Schofield. They were beaten 2-0 by Bristol City in their last game and will be disgusted to have nothing as they …

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RuPaul’s Drag Race UK: Blackburn’s AJ Odudu to guest judge

Blackburn TV presenter AJ Odudu has been announced as a celebrity guest judge for the next season of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK. The St Bede’s High School alum is just one of many announced in the show’s star-studded lineup, which returns to our screens later this month. Presenter Tess Daly, …

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Burnley transfer state of play as Michael Obafemi update emerges amid Marcel Lewis link

Burnley are ready to scrap a deal with Swansea City over striker Michael Obafemi. The Clarets have seen two offers rejected for the leader and are not ready to pay the £10m asking price for a player who cost just £1.5m when he joined the Welsh club from Southampton a …

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Blackpool Food Hygiene: All 18 restaurants, takeaways and hotels will have a new rating released in August

Food Standards Agency officials have rated catering businesses from zero to five based on how hygienically food is handled; how it is prepared, cooked, reheated, cooled and stored. They also examined the structural condition of the buildings; cleanliness, layout, lighting, ventilation and other facilities, and how the company manages and …

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Jon Dahl Tomasson reflects on ‘deserved’ Blackburn Rovers win

Jon Dahl Tomasson was delighted to send Rovers’ traveling contingent away happy after Ben Brereton scored his third of the season to hand them a 1-0 victory at Blackpool. Brereton scored when he was played by Bradley Dack to put Rovers ahead in the 16th minute, a lead they would …

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Watch: Water gushing from the ground floods homes in Blackburn

Residents of Blackburn were ‘drowned in worry’ after a burst pipe blasted water into the air yesterday. Footage taken by a resident showed gallons of water gushing from the road on Woodstock Crescent. People living near Woodstock Crescent, Beechwood Drive and Whitney Avenue reported the leak to United Utilities after …

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Members of the Leyland Probus Club visit the last remaining 19th century textile factory

For their August outing, 18 probus members and friends took up the Satnav challenge to find Queen Street Textile Mill, Burnley, for a guided tour. Visitors admired the Grade 1 listed building with its 120ft chimney and pond filled with 500,000 gallons of water. They also saw ‘Peace’, a steam …

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Blackpool Cricket Club win derby at St Annes but lose crown to Garstang

Read more Read more Fylde Coast cricket: Fleetwood and Garstang must wait to celebrate Garstang effectively clinched his first NPL crown with two games to go by doing light work in Monday’s seven-wicket home win over Leyland. Second-placed Blackpool recorded a 54-run win at Vernon Road, where the 2021 champions …

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Football rumours: Chelsea push to seal Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang deal

The Guardian says Chelsea are pushing to sign the 33-year-old Barcelona striker and former Arsenal captain, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Blues are hoping for a treble transfer after signing 21-year-old Wesley Fofana from Leicester in the hope of securing Everton winger Anthony Gordon, 21, as well. Metro reports on continuing drama …

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Preview: Blackpool v Blackburn Rovers – prediction, team news, line-ups

Sports Mole preview Wednesday’s Championship clash between Blackpool and Blackburn Rovers, including predictions, team news and possible line-ups. In the seventh round of matches in the new league season, Blackburn Rovers will make the short trip to Bloomfield Road to confront Blackpool Wednesday. Lancashire sides are separated by just a …

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Burnley boss Vincent Kompany keen to build on Wigan thrashing

Burnley boss Vincent Kompany keen to build on Wigan thrashing Vincent Kompany has hailed Burnley supporters for providing the “rocket fuel” for his side’s 5-1 win at Wigan. Josh Brownhill’s brace as well as goals from Jay Rodriguez, Nathan Tella and Samuel Bastien gave the Clarets North West bragging rights, …

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The Blackpool Century was a career highlight for Steven Croft of Lancashire

Read more Read more Steven Croft celebrates a career milestone at Blackpool by leading Lancashire to t… Blackpool-born Croft’s jaw-dropping tonnage on his 600th career appearance saw the Red Rose chase Notts’ 339 at Stanley Park to secure a semi-final against Sussex at Hove tomorrow. Croft’s 115 from 105 was …

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Man in custody after shotgun blast at Lancashire address – police appeal for witnesses

Officers were called in the early hours of this morning (Sunday) following reports that a number of people had attended an address on Monarch Street in the Oswaldtwistle area where a shotgun was fired . Two vehicles and the front window of a property were damaged but fortunately no one …

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New Blackburn town center shops and apartments for conservation area

A PROMINENT empty street corner building in a conservation area is to be converted into shops and apartments. Shabaz Ahmed has been granted planning permission for the conversion of the property at five and seven Corporation Street and seven Lord Street West, Blackburn, with 10 conditions. The building is in …

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EFL goals and summary: Burnley, Hull win; Reading back to top | Soccer News

Josh Brownhill scored twice for Burnley as they beat Wigan 5-1 to claim their second Championship win this season. Burnley’s success was their first in five league games and saw them rise to sixth in the table. They took the lead through Jay Rodriguez before Brownhill added their second. Will …

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Blackpool v Bristol City: Team news, live match updates and post-match reaction

Last update: Friday, August 26, 2022, 12:53 p.m. Key events LIVE: Blackpool 0-0 Bristol City Seasiders return to Bloomfield Road for first of consecutive home games Michael Appleton without SEVEN players Show new updates Due to injuries and Sonny Carey’s suspension, Michael Appleton doesn’t have much of a choice if …

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Stages Takes Ranking Milestone As Platinum Collection Hits Number One

Steps earned their fourth number one album, their first in 11 years. The British pop group, who rose to prominence in the late 90s, reached the top of the UK Albums Chart with their Platinum Collection, released last week to celebrate the band’s 25th anniversary. Their success makes them the …

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‘It’s going to hit everyone’: warning from city with England’s highest inflation | UK cost of living crisis

Jane* is a mother of three who works up to 30 hours a week as a cleaner. Her oven is off at the wall and for the past few months she has been using a slow cooker to cook dinner because she can no longer afford the gas bill. Every …

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Blackburn Rovers provide prayer space for Muslim fans

Blackburn Rovers have become the first football club in the country to open their doors to local Muslims to hold their Eid prayers on the pitch.Image via Blackburn RoversFrom: Pramod Thomas English club Blackburn Rovers have been praised for providing a prayer space for Muslim fans at Ewood Park. The …

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Blackpool Magistrates’ Court evacuated and firefighters called after ‘smell of smoke’ was reported

The alarm was raised after smoke was reported at Blackpool Magistrates’ Court in Chapel Street at around 12.50pm on Wednesday August 24. Crews found no signs of fire upon arrival but found “a small amount of smoke in the attic caused by a broken fan”. The alarm was raised after …

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The Darwen Library exhibits historic Carnegie artifacts

TWO scintillating pieces of a Victorian town’s history are on display in its library. An ornate coffin containing Darwen’s freedom and a gilt silver and enamel key was given to Scottish-American millionaire industrialist Andrew Carnegie in 1908 when he came to open his new collection of books. Large crowds gathered …

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Annesley makes his debut for Blackburn Rovers with a last minute goal block

Gibraltar international Louie Annesley ended his debut for Blackburn Rovers senior team in the Carabao Cup with high praise after an injury-time goal block on the goal line that secured Blackburn’s passage to the round following the competition.The young Gibraltar defender, after three years with the club in their academy …

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Eight Great Ways to Keep Your Home Trendy

Nic Shacklock, Head of Marketing at Online Bedrooms, advises, “The best way to implement this season’s trends in your home is to choose key pieces and styles that really suit the property you’re working with.” Soft furnishings: Shop for velvet throw pillows in dark, vibrant colors to set accents on …

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Blackpool council launches new ‘Every Day Matters’ campaign to boost school attendance

Countryside, “Every day counts”emphasizes the importance of regular school attendance for all students in Blackpool and offers support to families to help them overcome barriers that prevent good school attendance. The council says families should aim for 100 per cent school attendance because being in school on time and ready …

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Judge admits Trump affidavit could be heavily redacted

A federal judge has acknowledged that redactions to an FBI affidavit setting out the basis of the search for former US President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate could be so extensive as to render the document ‘meaningless’ it was made public. But US Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart said he continued to …

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Blackburn with the Darwen Council contract for vulnerable families

THE PROCUREMENT of housing and support for vulnerable families in a borough is the subject of a call for tenders. Blackburn with Darwen Council is looking for organizations to bid on a £700,000 contract to provide accommodation and support for families in crisis. The service is currently provided by Caritas …

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East Lancashire Hospitals Trust running for coveted award in recognition of outstanding work supporting armed forces veterans

The trust, which includes Burnley General Teaching Hospital, Clitheroe and Pendle Community Hospitals, is a finalist in this year’s Health Service Journal’s Military and Civilian Health Partnership Award category. Read more Read more Watch Burnley fans pay tribute to Preston-born footballer Lenny Johnrose during… Veterans’ Champion and Clinical Site Manager …

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Theo Corbeanu scores first loan goal for Blackpool

Wolves youngster Theo Corbeanu scored his first goal for Blackpool yesterday. The star was making his fifth league appearance for the club and sixth overall. Photo by Alex Dodd – CameraSport via Getty Images Corbeanu had shown promising signs for the Tangerines in recent weeks. And he finally opened his …

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Anthony Joshua drops by split decision in Oleksandr Usyk rematch

Anthony Joshua suffered yet another defeat to the dazzling fists of Oleksandr Usyk but still found redemption as he pushed the pound-for-pound Ukraine star to the limit of his endurance. Joshua was overworked to give up a split decision at the King Abdullah Sports City Arena in Jeddah with scores …

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Paul Heckingbottom hails Oli McBurnie performance as Sheffield United beat Blackburn

Sheffield United boss Paul Heckingbottom has hailed Oli McBurnie’s contribution after Sheffield United triumphed 3-0 over Blackburn to top the Sky Bet Championship table. Oliver Norwood gave the Blades the lead with a curling free-kick shortly after the half-hour mark, before substitute Iliman Ndiaye wrapped up the three points with …

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Women’s preview: Burnley (M) – Blog

Women’s Preview: Burnley (M) – Blog – Derby County arrow_downward Catch up on social media arrow_downwardOpen social networks Watch more ”,””],”responsive”:{“0”:{“items”:”int|1″,”margin”:”int|0″,”stagePadding”:”int|0″},”480″:{ “items”:”int|2″,”margin”:”int|10″,”stagePadding”:”int|0″},”768″:{“items”:”int|3″,”margin”: “int|25″,”stagePadding”:”int|0″},”992″:{“items”:”int|4″,”margin”:”int|30″,”stagePadding”:”int|0 “},”1200”:{“items”:”int|4″,”margin”:”int|37″,”stagePadding”:”int|0″},”1499″:{“items”:”int |4″,”margin”:”int|35″,”stagePadding”:”int|0″}}}”> Read more ”,””],”responsive”:{“0”:{“items”:”int|1″,”margin”:”int|0″,”stagePadding”:”int|0″},”480″:{ “items”:”int|2″,”margin”:”int|10″,”stagePadding”:”int|0″},”768″:{“items”:”int|3″,”margin”: “int|25″,”stagePadding”:”int|0″},”992″:{“items”:”int|4″,”margin”:”int|30″,”stagePadding”:”int|0 “},”1200”:{“items”:”int|4″,”margin”:”int|37″,”stagePadding”:”int|0″},”1499″:{“items”:”int |4″,”margin”:”int|35″,”stagePadding”:”int|0″}}}”> A problem occurred while creating your ticketing account. Learn more A problem occurred while creating your ticketing account. …

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Misery on the M6 ​​as two crashes cause havoc and miles of queues

Motorists on the M6 ​​this afternoon faced miles of traffic jams following two crashes. The southbound M6 between Lancaster and Preston was closed in places, causing traffic jams that lasted for hours. At around 2.45pm today (Friday August 19) drivers were faced with a six mile queue from exit 32. …

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Ralph Hasenhuttl desperate to improve Southampton away form

Ralph Hasenhuttl admits Southampton need to improve their away form in the Premier League after a miserable record on the road last season. The Saints have not won away from St Mary’s since beating Tottenham in February and have won just three top-flight wins in opposition territory during the 2021-22 …

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Preview: Sheffield United v Blackburn Rovers – prediction, team news, line-ups

Sports Mole preview Saturday’s Championship clash between Sheffield United and Blackburn Rovers, including predictions, team news and possible line-ups. Two teams enjoying a relatively positive start to the league season will face each other on Saturday, as United Kingdom of Sheffield welcome Blackburn Rovers at Bramall Lane. The Blades secured …

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Blackpool Sixth Form College A-level results: Staff and students celebrate ‘outstanding’ results

The overall pass rate remained at 99% despite the return to exam grading this year. This is above the national average of 98.4%. The majority of Blackpool Sixth Form students received three passes, while the next group received four. Blackpool Sixth Form College 2022 A-level results. Principal Jill Gray (centre) …

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Ryan Giggs ‘got into a fight with his girlfriend’ over ‘attractive’ TV sports presenter

Ryan Giggs says ‘nothing physical’ happened one night when his ex-partner claims he threw a bag with a laptop at his head. Public relations manager Kate Greville, 38, claims the former Manchester United winger threw the bag at her, kicked her out of bed and threw her naked in the …

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Lowdown opposition: Jon Dahl Tomasson’s Blackburn Rovers

Form Blackburn are the only side in the Championship with a 100% league record this season, winning three out of three, scoring 10 goals and conceding one. They started the season with a 1-0 win at home to QPR before an impressive 0-3 win at Swansea City. They continued their …

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Burnley 1-1 Hull City – News

Hull City’s unbeaten start to the league season extended to four matches with a creditable point at Burnley. Ozan Tufan’s skillful finish from Oscar Estupiñán’s superb film gave the Tigers a 25e-minute lead but Jay Rodriguez’s tap-in from Ian Maatsen’s low cross quickly restored parity. Shota Arveladze has named …

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Queens Park Rangers vs Blackpool LIVE: Championship team news and latest accumulations

A general view of the 1st Central County Ground (Getty Pictures) Follow live coverage as Queens Park Rangers take on Blackpool in the Championship today. The second tier of English football is one of the most watched leagues in Europe with a relentless schedule and the price of a Premier …

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Blackburn Rovers play ‘buy my ideas’, says Jon Dahl Tomasson

Jon Dahl Tomasson says Rovers’ perfect start to the season has helped to build confidence in the club’s project among players and fans alike. Rovers secured three out of three league wins, their best start to a season since 1988/89, after beating West Bromwich Albion on Sunday. They remain the …

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Climb Saddleworth’s 3 Peaks | Jack Marshall’s Column

Register to our daily Burnley Express Today newsletter Views: Oldham like you’ve never seen it before at Saddleworth 3 Peaks And not just any day in Oldham, where you can count on drizzle at the best of times, but a day in Oldham that will see around 100 people walk …

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Fylde cricket: Blackpool and St Annes bounce back in style

Register to our daily newsletter A century unbeaten by fly-half Kasim Munir was the culmination of Blackpool’s 75-point success at Penrith. The visitors were slotted in and set a towering target of 251-3 as Kasim carried his back for 103, hitting 17 bound in a first ton XI. He found …

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The Lancashire bargain hunter shares the best tips for finding cheap designer clothes in the least suspicious places

A savvy Skelmersdale shopper has revealed her hidden tricks to finding discount designer clothes. Robyn Elphick has been scouring charity shops since she was a teenager in search of pieces to help her emulate the look of TV presenter and fashion designer Alexa Chung. The 27-year-old visits stores in the …

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New Blackburn License to Grill cafe opens to customers

A new cafe serving breakfast and lunch welcomes customers after a complete renovation of a former butty shop. License to Grill opened its doors on August 8 to customers, serving breakfast and lunch seven days a week. Owner Jason Jeal said he ripped out the interior of Kayleigh’s former Baps …

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Vincent Kompany shys Darko Churlinov and gives his verdict on the Burnley striker’s situation

Vincent Kompany is reportedly not on any move links for Stuttgart winger Darko Churlinov and doesn’t think it’s imperative that Burnley sign a centre-forward despite a 1-0 loss to Watford on Friday night. The Clarets managed just two goals in their first three games despite creating chances and dominating possession. …

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Boy, 6, becomes the voice of Blackpool Tower | Blackpool

Some little boys are obsessed with Lego. Others can’t get enough dinosaurs. But it was Blackpool Tower that captured the imagination of a six-year-old. Now, Charlie Barratt has fulfilled his dream of becoming the voice of the attraction’s elevator after news of his superfandom broke. Charlie did a tower project …

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People will remember the first anniversary of the Keyham shooting

People will gather on the first anniversary of one of the UK’s worst mass shootings to remember its victims. On August 12, Jake Davison killed his mother, Maxine Davison, 51, after an argument, then shot dead four others in a 12-minute attack. Three-year-old Sophie Martyn, her father Lee, 43, Stephen …

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Blackburn Rovers provide prayer space for Muslim fans at Ewood Park

Blackburn Rovers gave access to a prayer space for Muslim fans to watch Maghrib Salaah during their Carabao Cup game against Hartlepool earlier this week. One of the five daily prayers of the Islamic faith, Maghrib forms a crucial part of the life of any devout Muslim, something Blackburn has …

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Southampton winger Nathan Tella closes in on Burnley loan

Register to our daily Burnley Express Today newsletter The 23-year-old made just 14 Premier League appearances last season, four less than the season before, when he also scored his first top-flight goal against Fulham in May 2021. Eligible for England and Nigeria, Tella grew up at Stevenage and spent 10 …

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Highlights of Arsenal star Charlie Patino’s MOTM Blackpool exhibition

Arsenal starlet Charlie Patino showed why he is so highly rated with a man of the match display on his full debut for Blackpool. Michael Appleton’s Tangerines confirmed the 18-year-old rising star’s one-season loan last week and handed him his first appearance this weekend, coming on as a 20-minute substitute …

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Lammack Fayre was a fun hit

NEARLY 500 people attended a day of family fun over the weekend. The Lammack Summer Fayre took place on Saturday August at Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School Sports Hall in Blackburn. .Alf Green, Chairman of the Organizing Committee, said: “We had a very successful event which was very well received by …

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Swire Properties is developing a hotel in Shenzhen

The House Collective includes The Upper House at Swire’s Pacific Place in Hong Kong (Source: Swire Properties) Swire Properties has revealed plans to open an ultra-luxury hotel in Shenzhen under the The House Collective brand, marking the premier developer’s second announcement of a new hotel in less than a month. …

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Drug-related deaths hit record high in Burnley

Charities have slammed the government for its lack of action on drug deaths in England and Wales – which also hit another record high – with experts calling the latest figures ‘utter disgrace’. Read more Read more Burnley’s Dave Fishwick shares his unique money-saving tips for a ‘staycation’ with… Register …

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Three people rescued from a collapsed house after an explosion in Croydon

Three people have been rescued after a house collapsed amid a fire and explosion in Croydon. Firefighters were called to the scene on Galpin’s Road in Thornton Heath shortly after 7am on Monday. Residents told the PA news agency that three children had been evacuated but feared a fourth was …

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Thomas Kaminski chooses ‘massive attribute’ for Blackburn Rovers

Thomas Kaminski has underlined the importance of Daniel Ayala’s role as Rovers secured back-to-back wins and clean sheets to start the season. Kaminski was well protected by those before him in the opening two games, with Rovers allowing just three shots on target in wins over QPR and Swansea City. …

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Elderly man seriously injured in crash at Burnley

An elderly man was seriously injured in a collision yesterday afternoon. Police were called to Greenhead Lane, Reedley, just before 2.45pm on Saturday following reports of a crash between a gray Vauxhall Mokka, a white BMW 135i and a cyclist. The Vauxhall driver, an 83-year-old from Burnley, suffered life-threatening injuries. …

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Blackpool and the Lake District in the top 20 most Instagrammed landmarks outside of London

The 20 most Instagram-worthy British landmarks have been revealed and two of them are in the North West. A study by comparethemarket.com found that Blackpool and the Lake District are among the 20 most Instagrammed British landmarks outside of London. Stonehenge takes the top spot with more than 800,000 posts, …

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Coventry home opener postponed due to dangerous, unplayable pitch

The Sky Bet Championship opener at Coventry’s home to Rotherham on Sunday was postponed after the ground was deemed unsafe and unplayable. The Coventry Building Society Arena, home to rugby club Wasps, had been used as a venue for the Commonwealth Games rugby sevens tournament as well as concerts. Coventry …

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JDT: Blackburn Rovers must work ‘intelligently’ on the transfer market

Jon Dahl Tomasson believes Adam Wharton is making great strides that will see the technical midfielder stay in the Rovers squad. Tomasson nearly gave the 18-year-old his debut from the bench in the opening day win over QPR, with Wharton having played a big role in pre-season. Rovers moved for …

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Burnley’s Vincent Kompany recruitment target, forward’s thinking and what’s next in the transfer market

Vincent Kompany admits there is work for Burnley to do in the transfer market despite the Clarets completing their 10th signing of the summer this week. Manuel Benson became the latest addition but more senior players left Turf Moor than arrived with Maxwel Cornet set to complete his move to …

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Blackpool’s £1million raise to crack down on bad landlords

The money will be used for law enforcement to ensure people living in supported accommodation get the help they need. Read more Read more Minister’s pledge to improve housing during visit to Blackpool Some landlords receive higher housing allowances intended to pay for care, without providing the expected assistance. Register …

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Sir Keir Starmer found guilty of breaching MPs’ code of conduct

Sir Keir Starmer has been found guilty of breaching MPs’ code of conduct by failing to register eight interests in time, including gifts from football teams and the sale of land. An investigation into the Labor leader was opened in June by Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards Kathryn Stone, into allegations …

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Senator Marsha Blackburn Sends Letter to CDC Officials Criticizing Novak Djokovic’s COVID Ban – OutKick

Government-imposed discrimination against the “unvaccinated” continues to be a significant problem in the United States and elsewhere. Just recently, new details emerged about Canada’s ban on unvaccinated citizens and foreign travelers, showing that public health and government officials had no scientific basis to justify their policy, only motivations. policies: NEW …

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Burnley could make three new signings

Reliable journalist Alan Nixon has revealed that Burnley could already line up two more signings after Sepp van den Berg, should this deal go through. The Lowdown: Burnley linked with van den Berg Vincent Kompany led his side to their first league victory on Friday night, beating Huddersfield Town 1-0. …

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28 scintillating scenes that celebrate the best of Miss Blackpool – the empowerment of women across a generation in the 90s and 00s

They capture precious memories of joy and elation, but it was never an easy process. It took heat after heat of auditions to clinch a coveted place in the grand final – it was always a tense and emotional time. At the height of their success, Blackpool’s natural beachside location …

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Mum praises Blackburn Darts instructor after incident in Winter Gardens final

A mother-of-three young Blackburn darts player has praised their club manager for his generosity, after the girls had their signed shirts stolen in the ladies’ final at Winter Gardens in Blackpool last month. Darts enthusiasts Edie, 13, Violette, 8 and Hylda, 5, took part in a darts challenge organized by …

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Tom Huddlestone named Manchester United U21 player-manager as youth mentor at Old Trafford

Tom Huddlestone is named Manchester United U21 player-manager – after former Blackburn striker Benni McCarthy joined Erik ten Hag’s coaching staff over the weekend Tom Huddlestone joins Manchester United as player-manager of the U21 team The 35-year-old midfielder had played at Hull before leaving this summer United hope to use …

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The most expensive XI in the Championship, with a £27m man and Burnley ace

Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images Angus Gunn – Norwich City £5m The league’s most expensive goalkeeper has started the new campaign on the bench. And, unless Tim Krul suffers an almighty dip in form, he’ll likely stay there too. The son of legendary Norwich stopper Bryann Gunn, Angus, 26, has …

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James Willstrop disappointed with lack of squash profile

England squash quarter-finalist James Willstrop has expressed disappointment at the lack of profile in his sport as he continues to defend his men’s singles title at the Commonwealth Games. Willstrop completely brushed aside Pakistan’s Nasir Iqbal in their Round of 16 at Birmingham University with a 11-6 11-4 11-7 win …

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PHILLIPS ON HIS GOAL AGAINST BLACKBURN AND HIS FUTURE – News

The young striker speaks after the B team drew 2-2 on Saturday – Kieran Phillips speaks after the B team’s draw with Blackburn– The striker scored a late equalizer after an earlier goal was ruled out– Phillips: “I just want to play as much as possible” Kieran Phillips wants …

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The Europe of Rick Steves: Blackpool: Coney Island in Great Britain

For more than a century, Blackpool was where workers and miners from Yorkshire and Lancashire vacationed. When I tell my British friends I’m going to Blackpool, their expressions are sour and they ask, “Oh my God, why? For me, the answer is simple: for the joy of working-class England at …

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Newcastle make approach for Burnley star Maxwel Cornet with Eddie Howe keen to add winger to squad

Newcastle have made an approach for Burnley winger Maxwel Cornet with Eddie Howe keen on the winger… but the Magpies could end up paying MORE than the Ivorian’s £17.5m release clause as they seek to avoid paying fees in full to help navigate FFP restrictions Newcastle United have made an …

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Blackburn Asda rejects TikToker claims he was ‘expelled for helping the homeless’

A TikToker who said he was kicked out of a Blackburn supermarket for buying tents for the homeless has had his claims dismissed by Asda Ryan Donaghey, who goes by the username Buzztexreports, is a TikToker who travels to Lancashire, visited the Asda store in Blackburn in the early hours …

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Huddersfield vs Burnley TV, how to watch, live stream, kick off time

Burnley and Huddersfield Town will kick off the EFL season. The curtain is about to be lifted on yet another Championship season. Burnley and Huddersfield will kick off the 2022/2023 season under the lights of John Smith’s Stadium. Register to our World of Sport newsletter Both teams will have new …

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Blackpool vs Reading prediction, preview, team news & more

Blackpool host Reading at Bloomfield Road on Saturday in the opening weekend of the new EFL Championship season. The Seasiders enjoyed a strong campaign when promoted to the Championship last season. They finished 16th in the league, collecting 60 points from 46 games, their third best points tally in the …

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WATCH: Morecambe boxer Tyson Fury opens new restaurant in Lancaster

Retired heavyweight champion boxer Tyson Fury cuts the ribbon at the grand opening of a restaurant in Lancashire. Tyson cut the ribbon at the new Sultan of Lancaster Experience restaurant on Caton Road, Lancaster. This is the second branch of the restaurant, the first being located on the Lancaster University …

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I support Beckham in trademark battle, says VIRGINIA BLACKBURN | Virginia Blackburn | Columnists | Comment

They “were not in the foreground” and the “marriage was about the Peltz family,” a viewer said. Ouch! Victoria and her new daughter-in-law have now stopped ‘liking’ each other on Instagram and poor old Brooklyn – who never gave the appearance of someone likely to trouble All Souls College’s high …

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Photo by Will Matthews/MI News/NurPhoto via Getty Images Sunderland midfielder Dan Neil insists he “wasn’t really interested” in reports linking him with Burnley and Premier League side Aston Villa during the January transfer window, speaking to The Chronicle. Compared to Paul Gascoigne by some, Eberechi Eze by others, the silky …

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The initial payment for means-tested benefit claimants which was paid into bank accounts from July 14 was £326, with the rest to follow in a second payment in the autumn – most likely from the start of October . You can receive the payments if you receive one of the …

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Liz Truss has claimed Rishi Sunak’s plans for the economy would be a “disaster” for owners, businesses and workers just hours before the two face off on TV for the second time in 24 hours. The Foreign Secretary, who turns 47 on Tuesday, was quick to attack her former Cabinet …

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Shock for drivers as a sinkhole appears on a busy road leading to Burnley

Barriers have been erected around the hole, which has been temporarily filled in, at Burnley Road, Cliviger, and traffic lights have been installed to enable repairs. Read more Read more Three murder suspects arrested in connection with the death of a woman in Crawsh… A Lancashire County Council spokesman said: …

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Family complete 13 hour charity walk from Newton to Blackpool

A FAMILY went on a 13-hour walk over the weekend to honor a father lost in a tragic motorcycle accident. Gareth Nye and his family, from Newton-le-Willows, traveled 40 miles from Newton to Blackpool on Saturday to raise money for Child Bereavement UK and Diabetes UK. The ‘Power to the …

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Archie Battersbee’s Parents Await Appeal Judges Decision

The parents of a 12-year-old boy left in a comatose state after suffering ‘catastrophic’ brain damage three months ago are awaiting a decision on the latest round of a life-saving treatment battle. On Friday, three Court of Appeal judges finished hearing arguments on what measures are in Archie Battersbee’s best …

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Vincent Kompany wants to bring his young Burnley side to the new look in the Premier League

Vincent Kompany has witnessed many changes during his time at Manchester City, but even for him the first six weeks have been a whirlwind in the hot seat at Burnley. Kompany’s Clarets will look very different from model Sean Dyche when they kick off the Championship season against Huddersfield on …

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Possible Banksy artwork spotted on house in Blackpool

Looks like the mysterious street artist Banksy has struck again and this time it’s in Blackpool. A piece of graffiti-style artwork suddenly appeared on the side of a house in the northern seaside town and led locals to assume the anonymous artist was behind it. The artwork, in the unique …

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Family of Afghan boy stranded in France condemn Priti Patel’s ‘false promises’

The family of an 11-year-old Afghan refugee stranded in France after being separated from his parents in the Kabul airport bombing have accused Priti Patel of making ‘false promises’ of safe routes to the country. UK. Qamar Jabarkhyl, a 28-year-old British citizen, said his “heart melts” when his younger cousin, …

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South Florida man charged with killing his girlfriend, saying she took her own life

MARATHON, Florida. – The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a 39-year-old man who they believe fatally shot his girlfriend, then told authorities she committed suicide. Sean Booth Chidester of Marathon was arrested on Saturday for murder. “Fortunately, there are few murders in the Florida Keys, but when they do …

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Lee Moriarty thinks fighting Blackpool Combat Club will help his career more than joining them

AEW star Lee Moriarty recently joined MuscleMan Malcolm Show to discuss a wide range of topics, including his thoughts on one of the company’s main factions, the Blackpool Combat Club, and why he thinks he’ll excel more at the promotion if he fights them rather than to join them. Highlights …

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UK victims of international mass marketing scam to be compensated

Thousands of UK victims of an international mass marketing scam will be compensated using money recovered following a joint investigation with US authorities. Some £530,000 will be returned to more than 3,500 victims after a four-year investigation which saw National Trading Standards (NTS) help the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) …

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Newcastle United reportedly asked Burnley about Dwight McNeil last month, and now we know what the Clarets want for him. The 22-year-old has been linked with a return to the Premier League, after his side were relegated last season. According to Sky Sports, West Ham and Crystal Palace have both …

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Blackburn College to add track athletics programs for 2022-23 season – Enquirer Democrat

Men and women will participate in indoor and outdoor medium and long distance races Blackburn College will add two new sports teams for the upcoming 2022-2023 academic year. The men’s and women’s track will join Blackburn’s 11 other NCAA Division III athletic programs, providing students with a greater variety of …

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New flights are part of plans to secure the future of Blackpool Airport

That’s the message from council leader Councilor Lynn Williams, who warns that the resort’s Squires Gate center is ‘in competition with Manchester and Liverpool, who have both benefited from massive investment and subsidy’. During a visit to Blackpool Airport in June, Prime Minister Boris Johnson challenged the council, which owns …

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Residents describe ‘worst nightmare’ as blaze destroys homes

Residents of Wennington have described the blaze which destroyed homes as their “worst nightmare”. Residents were evacuated from their homes in the village in east London on Tuesday afternoon as black smoke billowed into the air as flames destroyed buildings and ravaged nearby fields. A Resident Relief Center has been …

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Blackburn’s MyLahore restaurant set to open despite planning issues

A new Asian fusion restaurant in Blackburn’s oldest pub is set to open in six weeks despite a planning setback. MyLahore, based in the former Red Lion Hotel in Whitebirk Road, Blackburn, is expected to open by the end of August, a spokesperson for the Bradford-based chain has said. This …

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Burnley Primary School scraps nursery class as parents seek longer childcare hours

Brunshaw Primary School currently holds a class for three year olds each weekday morning during school terms. However, earlier this year the headmaster and governors asked Lancashire County Council to consider allowing the school to discontinue crèche in the face of dwindling numbers of children enrolled at the facility. After …

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You can watch the 29th edition of World Matchplay over nine days from July 16-24, as the biggest names in sport compete for a record £800,000 in prize money and the coveted Phil Taylor Trophy – live on Sky Sports Last update: 07/18/22 08:22 Gerwyn Price is ready for his …

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Rugby Australia condemns ‘offensive’ behavior by fans towards England staff

Rugby Australia’s chief executive has condemned fans’ “offensive” comments and behavior towards England on Saturday night. England head coach Eddie Jones was embroiled in an angry confrontation with an Australian fan after being called a “traitor” during the match. In a statement on Monday, Andy Marinos said comments made by …

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EFL Championship clubs Blackburn Rovers, Burnley and Stoke City are all considering a summer move for forgotten Liverpool defender Ben Davies. According to The Sun, forgotten Liverpool defender Ben Davies is the subject of a transfer war this summer, with Vincent Kompany’s Burnley joining fellow EFL Championship clubs Blackburn Rovers …

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Coventry City boss targets Vincent Kompany over Burnley transfer pursuit

© Provided by Football League World Mark Robins n Coventry City manager Mark Robins fumed at Burnley boss Vincent Kompany when the Belgian revealed his interest in midfielder Callum O’Hare. Robins was unimpressed Kompany revealed his admiration for O’Hare and insisted he wanted to keep the playmaker at the Midlands …

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IF Calvin Bassey is indeed set to leave Rangers, then Borna Barisic seems determined to make sure they don’t miss him too much. The Croatian left-back – who thought he would play second fiddle to the Englishman next season – scored the first of two goals for the Light Blues …

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Shock as Lancashire aid worker captured by Russian troops in Ukraine dies

Downing Street has expressed concern over reports that British humanitarian volunteer Paul Urey, who has family in Lancashire, died while in the custody of Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine. Daria Morozova, the human rights ombudsman for the Moscow-backed separatist leaders in Donetsk, said Paul Urey, described as a “British mercenary”, died …

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