BBC News Lancashire

November 24, 2017
Blackpool GP struck off for faking clinical trial data

Blackpool GP struck off for faking clinical trial data

A disciplinary panel hears the doctor falsely claimed a patient who never smoked was an ex-smoker.

Teenager charged after boy, 13, stabbed near Blackpool beach

Teenager charged after boy, 13, stabbed near Blackpool beach

A 14-year-old boy is charged after a boy is stabbed near Blackpool beach, police say.

Skelmersdale pair who murdered man and sold his belongings jailed

Skelmersdale pair who murdered man and sold his belongings jailed

Deborah Andrews and William Vaill stabbed and beat Eamon Brady before setting him alight.

North West children take part in climate 'strike'

North West children take part in climate 'strike'

Children in Manchester, Liverpool and Lancaster voice their climate change concerns.

Schwimmer 'doppelganger' denies fraud and theft charges

Schwimmer 'doppelganger' denies fraud and theft charges

Judge Beverley Lunt asked Preston Crown Court: "Is this the Ross from Friends case?"

Lancashire councillors approve £77m of service cuts

Lancashire councillors approve £77m of service cuts

Lancashire County Council's Labour opposition leader says the budget cuts could "lead to the loss of lives".

Lancashire radiographer to run London Marathon in lead apron

Lancashire radiographer to run London Marathon in lead apron

Radiographer Adam Wallwork is getting set to run 26 miles in his heavy work suit.

Blackpool: English Football League 'to work with' club's receivers

Blackpool: English Football League 'to work with' club's receivers

The English Football League will work with Blackpool's receivers to ensure the club fulfil their fixtures this season.

Blackburn 0-1 Middlesbrough: Assombalonga strikes as Boro beat 10-man hosts

Blackburn 0-1 Middlesbrough: Assombalonga strikes as Boro beat 10-man hosts

Britt Assombalonga heads the winner as Middlesbrough beat 10-man Blackburn to climb to fifth in the Championship.

Preston North End 0-0 Nottingham Forest: Joe Lolley goal disallowed in scoreless draw

Preston North End 0-0 Nottingham Forest: Joe Lolley goal disallowed in scoreless draw

Nottingham Forest's Joe Lolley has a goal disallowed as Preston stretch their unbeaten run to seven games with a goalless draw.

Charlton Athletic 0-0 Blackpool

Charlton Athletic 0-0 Blackpool

Play-off hopefuls Charlton fail to win for the fourth game in a row as they are held to a goalless draw by Blackpool.

Fleetwood Town 1-2 Luton Town

Fleetwood Town 1-2 Luton Town

League One leaders Luton stay six points clear by stretching their unbeaten run to 20 games with victory at Fleetwood.

Port Vale 0-1 Morecambe

Port Vale 0-1 Morecambe

Sub Aaron Collins scores the only goal as Morecambe spoil John Askey's first home game as Port Vale boss.

AFC Fylde 0-1 Chesterfield

AFC Fylde 0-1 Chesterfield

Revitalised Chesterfield pull off the best win of their recent seven-match unbeaten league run as they triumphed at AFC Fylde.

Sunderland 2-2 Accrington Stanley

Sunderland 2-2 Accrington Stanley

Sunderland come from two goals down to draw 2-2 at home to Accrington Stanley.