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Lancashire Telegraph
Much-loved music teacher and magistrate dies at 68teacher wife Kathleen on the day Pleckgate School opened in 1968 and they retir
Much-loved music teacher and magistrate dies at 68
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
teacher wife Kathleen on the day Pleckgate School opened in 1968 and they retired together 38 years later in 2007. Born in Darwen, he was educated at Holy Trinity Primary, Darwen Grammar School and Saltley College, Birmingham. He joined Pleckgate... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Plans to merge two school sites in BlackburnRoad currently has two buildings, one for juniors and one for infants. But now
Plans to merge two school sites in Blackburn
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Road currently has two buildings, one for juniors and one for infants. But now plans have been submitted to Blackburn with Darwen Council to relocate infant pupils into the upper school, which will receive a variety of upgrades costing between... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
UPDATED: VIDEO/PICTURES: 17-old arrested after boy stabbed in Blackburn town centreQuarter as a cordon was placed around the front of the cathedral to Dandy Way n
UPDATED: VIDEO/PICTURES: 17-old arrested after boy stabbed in Blackburn town centre
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Quarter as a cordon was placed around the front of the cathedral to Dandy Way next to the new Premier Inn hotel. Inspector Simon Holderness said: “Yesterday evening we received a report of an assault. “Our officers found someone injured on Dandy... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
UPDATED: VIDEO/PICTURES: Teenager arrested after boy stabbed in Blackburn town centrehave suffered a ‘serious’ puncture wound to the shoulder, was taken to Royal Bl
UPDATED: VIDEO/PICTURES: Teenager arrested after boy stabbed in Blackburn town centre
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
have suffered a ‘serious’ puncture wound to the shoulder, was taken to Royal Blackburn Hospital by paramedics. Inspector Simon Holderness said: “Yesterday evening we received a report of an assault. “Our officers found someone injured on Dandy... Read more
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