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The fastest person to travel from John O'Groats to Land's End on a lawnmower claims another record.

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Police say the boy, 17, was at a "gathering" with friends and took both drugs before falling ill.

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Two men are arrested over an attack which also saw emergency staff need hospital treatment.

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Preston City Council steps in after saying it was "let down" by the venue's owner Simon Rigby.

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Blackburn Rovers sign Stewart Downing on a free transfer following the winger's departure from Championship rivals Middlesbrough.

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Winger Ben Tollitt signs a two-year contract with League One side Blackpool after joining from Tranmere Rovers.

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Warwickshire sign Lancashire left-arm seamer Toby Lester on a one-month loan deal.

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Find out your team's fixtures in the Championship, League One and League Two during the 2019-20 season.

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Oldham Athletic sign defender Zak Mills on a one-year deal after the right-back turns down a new contract at Morecambe.

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League Two newcomers Salford City will face Championship club Leeds United in the Carabao Cup first round.

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Blackpool sign midfielder Jamie Devitt on a two-year contract, with the option of a further 12 months.

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Fleetwood Town sign former Scunthorpe United midfielder Josh Morris on a two-year contract.

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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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