A Vietnamese nail bar owner who was the "spider at the centre of a web" of sham marriages is on the run, a court heard today
An ex-soldier from Blackburn who lost a medal 13 years ago has had it returned after it was found on sale in an Afghan marketplace.
POLICE are appealing for information after a Blackburn teenager’s gravestone was damaged at Great Harwood Cemetery
The Premier League have dismissed Blackburn MP Jack Straw's calls for an investigation into Venky's takeover of Blackburn Rovers. They say they are confident the club will remain financially sustainable despite relegation last Monday.
Jack Straw had accused the Premier League of "a wilful neglect of its responsibilities" and called for an investigation into how the Indian poultry giants were persuaded to buy the club.
Blackburn Rovers have confirmed that deputy chief executive Paul Hunt has left the club. It follows the leaking of a letter that Hunt had written to club owners Venky's in December, asking them to sack manager Steve Kean. Venky's have stood by Kean, however, despite the club's relegation on Monday.
The parents of a man who died after he was attacked on a night out in Blackburn have launched a campaign to warn youngsters about the consequences of violence.
Pat and Dave Rogers launched the Every Action Has Consequences campaign in memory of their son Adam, who was killed by a punch from a 16-year-old.
Adam's parents now visit schools and colleges to warn teenagers about the dangers of violence and alcohol. Adam's father has also visited prisons where he helps with offender rehabilitation.
Blackburn Rovers footballer David Goodwillie has been given a community service order for assaulting a man in a city centre.