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Amaani Noor, a former Miss Teen GB semi-finalist, is convicted of giving 34 to a terror group.

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Meet the two Lancashire women designing clothes for people who want to cover up.

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Gary Williams was assaulted on a night out and died two days later.

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Two men and four women are held as part of a probe into illegal immigration and cannabis production.

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Sailing between Douglas and Heysham are cancelled as Storm Atiyah hits the Isle of Man.

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Mr Justice Edis said he had no doubt McCann was "a threat to children" and "a paedophile".

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Andre Ayew's header earns a point for Swansea City against Blackburn Rovers in a game that saw both sides reduced to 10 men.

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Preston end a run of four consecutive defeats as they beat Fulham in a game which sees both sides reduced to 10 men.

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AFC Fylde secure a battling point at home to Sutton despite playing the majority of the second half with 10 men.

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Former Derby County, Oxford United and Portsmouth manager Jim Smith dies at the age of 79.

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A 13-year-old Burnley fan is being investigated by police for making an alleged racist gesture to Tottenham forward Son Heung-min.

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Community News

Healthy Eating Tips For Local Families

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

KEEP THE WHOLE FAMILY IN TIP TOP SHAPE. Family life can be hectic and keeping up with the fast pace of it can be difficult, which also means having regular healthy meals can be easier said than done.

Getting On The Property Market

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013

EASIER SAID THAN DONE! The mortgage and property market looks to be improving slightly through better mortgage deals. However the market still lacks direction and combined with lack of incentives for new buyers and government cuts it looks like it could be a while before it rises.

Do You Support Your Local Businesses?

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 6th March 2013

LENDING YOUR LOCAL SUPPORT. Do you use your local shop? Do you go to the local pub? Do you visit your local butcher? Many studies have shown that support in local businesses is on the up.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Barton community.

The Local Transport Infrastructure

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

HOW DOES OUR LOCAL TRANSPORT COMPARE? For years people in the Barton community have made their feelings known when it comes to public transport.

Dealing With Stress At Work

Posted by Administrator : Monday 25th February 2013

ARE WE GETTING TOO STRESSED AT WORK? While some workplace stress is completely normal, excessive stress can interfere with your productivity and impact your physical and emotional health. This means your ability to deal with it can mean the difference between success or failure.

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