BBC News Lancashire

November 24, 2017
Man arrested over graffiti on Preston mosque

Man arrested over graffiti on Preston mosque

A man is sectioned under the Mental Health Act after a mosque was targeted three times in as many days.

World Snooker Championship: Mother's love helps James Cahill chalk up Crucible dream

World Snooker Championship: Mother's love helps James Cahill chalk up Crucible dream

James Cahill is set to face five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan in his Crucible debut - and says he owes it all to mum Maria.

Girl, 12, hit by double-decker bus suffers head injuries

Girl, 12, hit by double-decker bus suffers head injuries

The child suffered serious head injuries and is being treated at Liverpool's Alder Hey Hospital.

Huge increase in Public Spaces Protection Order fines

Huge increase in Public Spaces Protection Order fines

A lawyer fears some council wardens are "acting with incentives to issue as many fines as possible".

Racist graffiti daubed on Preston mosque

Racist graffiti daubed on Preston mosque

Offensive language was scrawled on the entrance gates to the mosque in Preston overnight.

Man charged over Darwen police ammonia attack

Man charged over Darwen police ammonia attack

Seven police officers were sprayed with a noxious substance during an emergency call on Tuesday.

Lancashire councils could see impact of 'toxic' politics and turnout

Lancashire councils could see impact of 'toxic' politics and turnout

How the local elections pan out in Lancashire may come down the numbers at the polling stations.

Nando's and Wetherspoon win Preston local business awards

Nando's and Wetherspoon win Preston local business awards

Local business awards are given to two national chains after the choice is put to a public vote.

Chelsea v Burnley

Chelsea v Burnley

Preview followed by live coverage of Monday's Premier League game between Chelsea and Burnley.

Blackburn Rovers v Bolton Wanderers (Mon)

Blackburn Rovers v Bolton Wanderers (Mon)

Preview followed by live coverage of Monday's Championship game between Blackburn Rovers and Bolton Wanderers.

Wigan Athletic v Preston North End (Mon)

Wigan Athletic v Preston North End (Mon)

Preview followed by live coverage of Monday's Championship game between Wigan Athletic and Preston North End.

Blackpool v Fleetwood Town

Blackpool v Fleetwood Town

Live coverage of Monday's League One game between Blackpool and Fleetwood Town.

Morecambe v Cheltenham Town

Morecambe v Cheltenham Town

Live coverage of Monday's League Two game between Morecambe and Cheltenham Town.

Salford City v AFC Fylde

Salford City v AFC Fylde

Live coverage of Monday's National League game between Salford City and AFC Fylde.

One-Day Cup: Lancashire beat Yorkshire with last-ball run-out

One-Day Cup: Lancashire beat Yorkshire with last-ball run-out

Lancashire beat Yorkshire by one run after the last man is run out off the last ball at Headingley.