News from The Valley

The total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases has now reached 5,376.
When he announced the strict new measures on March 23, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said they would be reviewed every three weeks.
David Ashton, 42, was last seen on Friday, March 27.
"There is also the context that the physical pain I as putting myself through, the weight on my back, blisters on my feet, the straps cutting into my shoulders - it is nothing compared to the agony people go through on a daily basis."
'She was a kind, caring sister and auntie who would do anything for anybody'
One staff member at FedEx Chorley claims that management are telling staff only to stay off work "if you’re 100% certain" you have the coronavirus as "we need you in"
The number of people who have tested positive for Covid-19 has risen by 126 in total in the past 24 hours.
Peter Howieson, 52, became unwell after a stop and search on Higher Church Street on Tuesday, March 24).
Liz Glanister, who died on Friday (April 3) is believed to be the latest NHS worker to have lost their life to the virus.
It is understood Andre Green's parent club Aston Villa will not be taking any action against the player
The total is now 16 throughout the trust, which runs Royal Preston Hospital and Chorley and South Ribble Hospital.
The total number of UK deaths stands at 4,934 as of yesterday (April 5).
Stuart Lunt, from Appley Bridge, has been handed an 18 month jail sentence suspended for two years
Alan, a father-of-two and grandfather, died on Friday (April 3)
"It’s shocking that at this time of national crisis, when our resources are so stretched, that these selfish, irresponsible individuals still choose to dump waste"
Residents witnessed the moments police rushed to Ripon Street in Plungington
A doctor has issued an important message about the dangers of wearing gloves to shop
More cases of coronavirus have been confirmed, with Lancashire's total now standing at 655 as of April 5
"No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire investigation is ongoing."
"My local bin men today in Lancashire, fantastic job you do, thank you very much for what you do," said Tyson Fury via his Instagram account
The majority of its employees in the UK are currently being paid under the Government’s furlough scheme
Hospedia quoted the Southport and Ormskirk Hospitals NHS trust £10,000 when asked if the cost of calls to patients could be reduced
"In simple terms, the order stops anyone from cutting down, topping, lopping, uprooting, wilfully damaging or wilfully destroying any of the trees specified"
Lauren Emery and partner Stephen McEvoy decided to make the most of their time in lockdown
Taeyab Ali, 23, of Willows Lane, Accrington, pleaded guilty to assault by beating