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Daily Mirror
Dad left baby son brain damaged after pushing partner to the floorto Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool, where he remained in a critical
Dad left baby son brain damaged after pushing partner to the floor
Daily Mirror / Posted 48 minutes ago
to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool, where he remained in a critical condition for a number of weeks. Read More Preston Crown Court, where the case was heard He suffered a fractured skull and has been left with severe brain... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Bus driver jailed after encouraging man to drink 'window cleaning cocktail'to drink a cocktail of bleach, disinfectant and washing up liquid has been jail
Bus driver jailed after encouraging man to drink 'window cleaning cocktail'
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
to drink a cocktail of bleach, disinfectant and washing up liquid has been jailed. Prosecuting, Jane Dagnall told Preston Crown Court that the incident happened in August last year as Mr Moore, who suffers a range of difficulties including... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Dealer who took the bus with heroin and cocaine in his pockets jailedwhile travelling on a bus has been jailed. Andrew Millington, 33, of Low White
Dealer who took the bus with heroin and cocaine in his pockets jailed
West Moreland Gazette / Posted an hour ago
while travelling on a bus has been jailed. Andrew Millington, 33, of Low White Close, Barrow in Furness, appeared at Preston Crown Court on Friday (September 23), where he admitted possession of cocaine with intent to supply and possession of... Read more
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Pendle Today
Passenger given bleach drink by cruel bus driverwith intent, screamed and refused to be led down to the cells after Judge Pamel
Passenger given bleach drink by cruel bus driver
Pendle Today / Posted 2 hours ago
with intent, screamed and refused to be led down to the cells after Judge Pamela Badley imposed the immediate jail term at Preston Crown Court. Mr Moore, who suffers a range of difficulties including non-epileptic fits, made friends with Gordon... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Man jailed after encouraging 'friend' with learning difficulties to drink bleachduring his frequent travels on the public transport route from Kendal to Lancas
Man jailed after encouraging 'friend' with learning difficulties to drink bleach
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 hours ago
during his frequent travels on the public transport route from Kendal to Lancaster, Lancs. Prosecuting, Jane Dagnall told Preston Crown Court that the incident happened in August last year as Mr Moore, who suffers a range of difficulties including... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow drug dealer jailed for four years after being caught with crack and heroin on Ormsgill busand heroin worth thousands of pounds has been jailed. Andrew Millington, 33, o
Barrow drug dealer jailed for four years after being caught with crack and heroin on Ormsgill bus
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
and heroin worth thousands of pounds has been jailed. Andrew Millington, 33, of Low White Close, Barrow, appeared at Preston Crown Court on Friday. He admitted possession of cocaine with intent to supply and possession of heroin with intent... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Man charged with murder after Accrington man dies in hospitalman who was found at home with a fractured skull. Christopher Singleton, 36, o
Man charged with murder after Accrington man dies in hospital
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
man who was found at home with a fractured skull. Christopher Singleton, 36, of no fixed address, will appear before Preston Crown Court today. A 44-year-old Accrington man, arrested on suspicion of aiding and abetting the murder, has been... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Former boxer jailed for town sex offencesDavid Knifton said: “It is wrong to treat you like some sort of harmless, drunk
Former boxer jailed for town sex offences
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
David Knifton said: “It is wrong to treat you like some sort of harmless, drunk, pest.” Paul Cummings, prosecuting, told Preston Crown Court Lee had approached the group of 17-19 year olds and started chatting, clearly drunk. One of the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Pervert stored thousands of horrific child abuse pictures avoids jail228 extreme pornographic images, depicting the abuse of animals. A further 5,44
Pervert stored thousands of horrific child abuse pictures avoids jail
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
228 extreme pornographic images, depicting the abuse of animals. A further 5,448 were computer generated pseudo images. Preston Crown Court heard Taylor was a man of previous good character who is capable of helping others in the... Read more
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express
Conwoman who pretended she had cancer to cover up fraud jailedcourt. But the correspondence was later revealed to be a scam. The charity said
Conwoman who pretended she had cancer to cover up fraud jailed
express / Posted 2 days ago
court. But the correspondence was later revealed to be a scam. The charity said that it faced possible bankruptcy. At Preston Crown Court, Barnes, of Dunblane, was sentenced to 15 months in prison after pleading guilty to the theft and... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Two men flooded town with crack cocaine... except on the Lord’s Daylocated along with scales used to weigh the drugs. The group all pleaded guilt
Two men flooded town with crack cocaine... except on the Lord’s Day
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
located along with scales used to weigh the drugs. The group all pleaded guilty to conspiracy to supply Class A drugs at Preston Crown Court in July and were sentenced on Thursday. Chief Inspector Lee Wilson, of Blackpool Police, said: “I am... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Con artist stole £24k from disabled kids charity then pretended she had cancerat the SPACE Centre for autistic children in Preston, Lancs, after giving her n
Con artist stole £24k from disabled kids charity then pretended she had cancer
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
at the SPACE Centre for autistic children in Preston, Lancs, after giving her name as Fiona Raven. The case was heard at Preston Crown court Between November 2010 and July 2012, Barnes stole £24,730 from the charity, using invoices from... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow man accused of murder due in court next weekwhere he was pronounced dead. Hill, of no fixed address, was arrested and char
Barrow man accused of murder due in court next week
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
where he was pronounced dead. Hill, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with murder. He was due to appear before Preston Crown Court on August 10 where he was set to enter a plea but the case was adjourned. Hill will next appear at... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Court appearance for man accused of stealing £1,000 cash from Millom propertyof burglary dwelling and theft with no violence. It is alleged that on March 21
Court appearance for man accused of stealing £1,000 cash from Millom property
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
of burglary dwelling and theft with no violence. It is alleged that on March 21 in Millom he entered as a trespasser an office or study on Duke Street, and stole a wad of £10 notes. Derbyshire, 33, will appear before Preston Crown Co... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Man due in court over alleged Barrow drug dealing offencesmore commonly known as heroin. The other two relate to his alleged intention to
Man due in court over alleged Barrow drug dealing offences
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
more commonly known as heroin. The other two relate to his alleged intention to supply those drugs to others. Todd is listed to appear at Preston Crown Court today. The 25-year-old defendant, of Bolton, is due to enter a plea to... Read more
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Daily Record
Cancer liar jailed for stealing £24,000 from disabled children charityreceived the money. SPACE Centre for autistic children in Preston, Lancs Univ
Cancer liar jailed for stealing £24,000 from disabled children charity
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
received the money. SPACE Centre for autistic children in Preston, Lancs University educated Barnes was sentenced at Preston Crown Court after pleading guilty to theft and perverting the course of justice. The court heard that following her... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Man accused of raping 12-old will face re-trialraped the schoolgirl in his attic bedroom after inviting her over to "Netflix a
Man accused of raping 12-old will face re-trial
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
raped the schoolgirl in his attic bedroom after inviting her over to "Netflix and chill." The pair first met on Facebook before meeting up to play video games and watch TV together. The re-trial will take place on March 27 at Preston Crown... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow businessman's gun threat to terrified M&S staff sparked by 'hopeless' addiction to legal highshe is starting a 12 month prison sentence after threatening an M&S store detect
Barrow businessman's gun threat to terrified M&S staff sparked by 'hopeless' addiction to legal highs
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
he is starting a 12 month prison sentence after threatening an M&S store detective and stealing tools from B&Q. Preston Crown Court heard Cunliffe, of School Street, Barrow, was with another man and a woman when he was caught trying to... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Manchester men charged with planning burglaries in Nelson, Burnley and BlackburnAvenue, Michael Stevens, 27, of Brentford Street, and Ehsan Khan, 28, of Wheele
Manchester men charged with planning burglaries in Nelson, Burnley and Blackburn
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Avenue, Michael Stevens, 27, of Brentford Street, and Ehsan Khan, 28, of Wheeler Street, were all committed on bail to Preston Crown Court. MORE TOP STORIES: The same allegation against a fourth man, David Cull, 23, of Foleshill Avenue, was... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How killer taxi driver who strangled sex worker almost escaped justiceand irretrievable". In May of that year, the charge of murdering Miss Godden w
How killer taxi driver who strangled sex worker almost escaped justice
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
and irretrievable". In May of that year, the charge of murdering Miss Godden was formally withdrawn during a hearing at Preston Crown Court. The charge of murdering Miss O'Callaghan remained as police had enough evidence to prove a case against... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Daughter stole £100,000 from her dementia sufferer mum - leaving her just £1.55for her daughter’s honeymoon – but her daughter went on to make withdrawals of
Daughter stole £100,000 from her dementia sufferer mum - leaving her just £1.55
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
for her daughter’s honeymoon – but her daughter went on to make withdrawals of tens of thousands from her bank accounts, Preston Crown Court heard. Hayes and her husband also moved into her mother’s former home in Leyland, Lancashire. Susan... Read more
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express
Daughter jailed for £120k power of attorney frauddementia in 2013. Instead she systematically emptied her mother’s bank account
Daughter jailed for £120k power of attorney fraud
express / Posted 7 days ago
dementia in 2013. Instead she systematically emptied her mother’s bank accounts, leaving her owing £28,000 in care fees, Preston Crown Court heard. LANCASHIRE EVENING POST • SWNSMother Patricia Bankcroft moved to Croston Park nursing home in... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
90mph Leeds drink driver tells police ‘I’m Peter Pan’was spotted by police leaving a petrol station on Preston New Road, Blackpool,
90mph Leeds drink driver tells police ‘I’m Peter Pan’
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 9 days ago
was spotted by police leaving a petrol station on Preston New Road, Blackpool, in a red Skoda Octavia with no lights on, Preston Crown Court heard. The officers illuminated their lights to try to stop him but he sped away during the incident, in... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow murder hearing adjourned for second timehe was pronounced dead. Hill, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged wi
Barrow murder hearing adjourned for second time
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 days ago
he was pronounced dead. Hill, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with murder. He previously appeared before Preston Crown Court on August 10. Mr Hamilton did not appear before Preston Crown Court this morning and was instead... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
JAILED: Blackburn shoplifter threatened to cut himself if he was not allowed to leave Lidlknife to his arm, making further threats. As he crossed the car park at the Ba
JAILED: Blackburn shoplifter threatened to cut himself if he was not allowed to leave Lidl
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
knife to his arm, making further threats. As he crossed the car park at the Bank Top store he damaged a customer’s car, Preston Crown Court heard. Kenny pleaded guilty to possession of a bladed article in a public place, theft, criminal damage... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Leeds driver tells police ‘I’m Peter Pan’was spotted by police leaving a petrol station on Preston New Road, Blackpool,
Leeds driver tells police ‘I’m Peter Pan’
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 10 days ago
was spotted by police leaving a petrol station on Preston New Road, Blackpool, in a red Skoda Octavia with no lights on, Preston Crown Court heard. The officers illuminated their lights to try to stop him but he sped away during the incident, in... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow man appears in court accused of murder - case adjournedwhere he was pronounced dead. Hill, of no fixed address, was arrested and char
Barrow man appears in court accused of murder - case adjourned
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 days ago
where he was pronounced dead. Hill, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with murder. He appeared before Preston Crown Court this morning where he was due to enter a plea but the case has been adjourned. A number of members of Mr... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
LIVE UPDATES: Barrow man accused of murder due to enter a plea this morningwhere he was pronounced dead. Hill, of no fixed address, was arrested and char
LIVE UPDATES: Barrow man accused of murder due to enter a plea this morning
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 days ago
where he was pronounced dead. Hill, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with murder. He appeared before Preston Crown Court last month to enter a plea and the case was adjourned until today when he is expected to enter a... Read more
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Bolton News
Car thief drove down M61 at 120mph while evading police - then claimed he was at the Trafford Centre with his girlfriendA DRIVER who sped through Bolton at up to 120mph in a stolen car has been jaile
Car thief drove down M61 at 120mph while evading police - then claimed he was at the Trafford Centre with his girlfriend
Bolton News / Posted 11 days ago
A DRIVER who sped through Bolton at up to 120mph in a stolen car has been jailed for a year. Preston Crown Court heard how Jamil Rabbani was at the wheel and police had to eventually abandon their chase as his driving was so dangerous. The Ford... Read more
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Bolton News
Car thief drove down M61 at 120mph while evading police - and then claimed he was at the Trafford Centre with his girlfriendA DRIVER who sped through Bolton at up to 120mph in a stolen car has been jaile
Car thief drove down M61 at 120mph while evading police - and then claimed he was at the Trafford Centre with his girlfriend
Bolton News / Posted 11 days ago
A DRIVER who sped through Bolton at up to 120mph in a stolen car has been jailed for a year. Preston Crown Court heard how Jamil Rabbani was at the wheel and police had to eventually abandon their chase as his driving was so dangerous. The Ford... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Man charged after alleged sexual assault in Barrow nightclubGilgil, of Tinsley Lane, Crawley in West Sussex, was charged with sexual assaul
Man charged after alleged sexual assault in Barrow nightclub
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Gilgil, of Tinsley Lane, Crawley in West Sussex, was charged with sexual assault and yesterday appeared at Furness Magistrates' Court in Barrow. The 30-year-old was remanded in custody and will appear Preston Crown C... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow man accused of murder due to enter a pleataken to Furness General Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Hill, of no fi
Barrow man accused of murder due to enter a plea
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 12 days ago
taken to Furness General Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Hill, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with murder. He appeared before Preston Crown Court last month to enter a plea and the case was adjourned until Friday September... Read more
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Christian Today
British Christian youth worker sentenced for attempt at online groomingChurch in Leyland, Lancashire, and in the global Elevation Church movement. Ac
British Christian youth worker sentenced for attempt at online grooming
Christian Today / Posted 12 days ago
Church in Leyland, Lancashire, and in the global Elevation Church movement. According to the Lancashire Evening Post, Preston Crown Court was told he lived "two lives", one as a churchgoer working with children with learning difficulties and... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Tesco admits fuel leak charges after dozens of fish are killed in East Lancashire riverat Work etc. Act 1974. The supermarket will be sentenced by the Recorder of Pr
Tesco admits fuel leak charges after dozens of fish are killed in East Lancashire river
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
at Work etc. Act 1974. The supermarket will be sentenced by the Recorder of Preston Judge Mark Brown at a hearing in Preston Crown Court on January 11. That hearing is expected to last up to three days. Prosecuting, Richard Bradley, said he... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow man appears in court accused of causing Coast Road death crashof causing the death of John Bromley by dangerous driving and causing serious i
Barrow man appears in court accused of causing Coast Road death crash
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
of causing the death of John Bromley by dangerous driving and causing serious injury to Heather Gillespie by dangerous driving on Sunday May 17 2015. Mr Cupid gave no indication of plea and will appear before Preston Crown Court on O... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ulverston man denies spiking someone with herointhe class A drug to the complainant. The 50-year-old made his first appearance
Ulverston man denies spiking someone with heroin
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
the class A drug to the complainant. The 50-year-old made his first appearance at Furness Magistrates' Court on September 8. The case has been referred to Preston Crown Court for a trial which is set to take place on Friday October 7, from 10.3... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow chair leg weapon case referred to Crown Courtchair leg with a taped handle. He was represented in court by defence solicito
Barrow chair leg weapon case referred to Crown Court
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 19 days ago
chair leg with a taped handle. He was represented in court by defence solicitor Trystan Roberts. The case was referred to Preston Crown Court, with a first hearing scheduled for Friday October 7. Cooke was granted unconditional bail until that... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Danger driver led high speed chase on M65dangerous driving and driving without insurance and other than in accordance wi
Danger driver led high speed chase on M65
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
dangerous driving and driving without insurance and other than in accordance with a licence. He was committed in custody to Preston Crown Court to be sentenced on October 10. Catherine Allan, prosecuting, said that around 2pm on Saturday police... Read more
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birminghammail
Pontin's snub trial sparked by Legionnaires death of Birmingham granfrom Derby, spent five weeks in intensive care after staying in the same apartm
Pontin's snub trial sparked by Legionnaires death of Birmingham gran
birminghammail / Posted 19 days ago
from Derby, spent five weeks in intensive care after staying in the same apartment block. A trial is due to start at Preston Crown Court in March but Mrs Taylor’s devastated family have been told no defendants will appear. Tom Hart,... Read more
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birminghammail
Pontins holiday camp fined after Legionnaires’ death of Birmingham mumneglect of the camp’s water system. Water temperatures were such that it “prom
Pontins holiday camp fined after Legionnaires’ death of Birmingham mum
birminghammail / Posted 19 days ago
neglect of the camp’s water system. Water temperatures were such that it “promoted the proliferation of the bacteria”, Preston Crown Court heard. Recorder of Preston, Judge Anthony Russell QC said: “I am satisfied this is indeed as the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow teenager locked up for two months after supplying drugs to mum-of-five who later diedof Barrow, was found unresponsive in a flat in Anson Street, Barrow and was lat
Barrow teenager locked up for two months after supplying drugs to mum-of-five who later died
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 20 days ago
of Barrow, was found unresponsive in a flat in Anson Street, Barrow and was later pronounced dead. Webster, 19, appeared at Preston Crown Court today where he pleaded guilty to supplying a Class B drug. Webster was given a two-month detention order... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
‘I was looking at gay porn, not child abuse pictures’of Gorse Road, Blackburn, pleaded guilty to two charges of breaching the order.
‘I was looking at gay porn, not child abuse pictures’
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
of Gorse Road, Blackburn, pleaded guilty to two charges of breaching the order. He was committed on bail to be sentenced at Preston Crown Court on October 17. Catherine Allan, prosecuting, said police on a compliance visit found a mobile phone on... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Men charged with abduction of 13 year old girl found in Cumbriaon Thursday September 1. Dean Hughes, 47, of Temple Street, Nelson, and Dale B
Men charged with abduction of 13 year old girl found in Cumbria
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 20 days ago
on Thursday September 1. Dean Hughes, 47, of Temple Street, Nelson, and Dale Beresford, 22, of Temple Street, Nelson, were both charged with child abduction. They appeared at Preston Crown Court on September 3 and they were remanded into cu... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow teenager due in court after suspected drugs-related death of mum-of-fivewho lived in the Hindpool area of Barrow, was found unresponsive in a flat in A
Barrow teenager due in court after suspected drugs-related death of mum-of-five
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 21 days ago
who lived in the Hindpool area of Barrow, was found unresponsive in a flat in Anson Street, Barrow, on July 21, and was later pronounced dead. Webster, 19, is due to appear at Preston Crown Court tomorrow for a plea and trial preparation... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Two men charged with abduction of 13-old girlSTORIES: Dean Hughes, 47, of Temple Street, Nelson and Dale Beresford, 22, of
Two men charged with abduction of 13-old girl
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
STORIES: Dean Hughes, 47, of Temple Street, Nelson and Dale Beresford, 22, of Temple Street, Nelson were both charged with child abduction. They appeared at Preston Crown Court on September 3 where they were remanded into custody. Promoted st... Read more
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Click Liverpool
Six Liverpool FC fans face prosecution over Old Trafford incidents – Click Liverpoolsetting off flares. All six pleaded not guilty when they appeared at Minshull
Six Liverpool FC fans face prosecution over Old Trafford incidents – Click Liverpool
Click Liverpool / Posted 22 days ago
setting off flares. All six pleaded not guilty when they appeared at Minshull Street Crown Court at the end of last month but the alleged offences have yet to be disclosed. The hearing will take place on March 13 next year at Preston Crown... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool FC fans prosecuted over Old Trafford crowd troubleall pleaded not guilty to a single count of affray. An estimated seven-day tri
Liverpool FC fans prosecuted over Old Trafford crowd trouble
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 days ago
all pleaded not guilty to a single count of affray. An estimated seven-day trial has been listed for March 13 at Preston Crown Court. All the defendants are on bail. Man Utd 1-1 Liverpool (1-3 on agg) Scuffles took place inside Old... Read more
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heraldscotland
Owners fined £100,000 over hotel pool drowning of Scots girl, 3run hotel pled guilty to breaching health and safety regulations by failing to
Owners fined £100,000 over hotel pool drowning of Scots girl, 3
heraldscotland / Posted 23 days ago
run hotel pled guilty to breaching health and safety regulations by failing to ensure the safety of people using the pool. Preston Crown Court heard that, despite the pool being almost 8ft deep (2.4 metres) , it was being supervised on CCTV by... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Teenager accused of being involved in crack cocaine dealing in Barrowof diamorphine and crack cocaine with intent to supply on September 1. Mr Jack
Teenager accused of being involved in crack cocaine dealing in Barrow
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 23 days ago
of diamorphine and crack cocaine with intent to supply on September 1. Mr Jackson, who was represented in court by Mr Andrew Gallagher, will be remanded in custody before appearing at Preston Crown Court on October 7 for a pre-tr... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Paedophile with extreme porn stash including sex with OCTOPUS is jailedhe handed himself in to police. Read More Getty ImagesOne sickening video sho
Paedophile with extreme porn stash including sex with OCTOPUS is jailed
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
he handed himself in to police. Read More Getty ImagesOne sickening video showed a woman having sex with an octopus Preston Crown Court heard that when interviewed by police, Hush said he had filmed the children at the swimming pools because... Read more
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