News from The Valley

Jamie Gavin, of Waterfoot, took the money from a furniture supplier
Neil Hitchin targeted Adrian and Caroline Watts home in revenge bid

Firefighters tackle house chip pan fire

Posted on 23 April 2018 | 8:53 am

Two crews were called to South Street in Bacup
The Long Dogs are to get back together for a one-off charity gig

Rossendale defendants before the magistrates

Posted on 20 April 2018 | 4:58 pm

Our weekly round-up from Burnley and Blackburn courts
Ryan Gordon, from Haslingden, also tried to bite and punch another paramedic
Valley election promises have been met, but our columnist asks just how bright is this new dawn for Helmshore Mills?
The Tory LCC leadership has denied an accusation of 'cynical' timing over the decision
They will profile acclaimed artist Liam Spencer alongside Waterfoot-based Prospect Printmakers
Great-grandad Brian O'Mara is the 'backbone' of Bacup's Top Drawer Components
Police want to speak to two men following the incident
Liam Gibbons, from Haslingden, smashed his way into a retired man's house in Bacup

New Rossendale Food and Drink guide unveiled

Posted on 19 April 2018 | 3:59 pm

A thousand copies of the guide are being distributed by Valley at Work
Bosses say they will 'monitor' performance of the 481 and the X41 to Manchester
Peter Vipham, 75, told how he had bought the snack from Marks & Spencer on Market Street in Manchester city centre and ate it outside the store before two council enforcement officers approached him, cautioned him and said they had filmed him littering
Burglars broke in and stole a safe from the school
Seats will be up for grabs on May 3 on Rossendale and Bury councils