Thursday, 22 March 2018

Tag Archives: Lancashire

Police appeal to find missing teenager

Eisha Mahmood

LANCASHIRE: Police are currently concerned for a British Asian teenager from Accrington. Eisha Mahmood is 16 and was last seen in the early hours of January 31. Eisha is described as an Asian female, 5ft 7inch tall, medium build with shoulder length dark brown hair, last seen wearing a traditional black Asian ...

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‘Unstunned’ halal meat banned in school meals by Lancashire council


PRESTON: An English council has voted to ban schools from serving halal meat from animals that are not stunned before slaughter. It follows an impassioned debate between the Muslim community and those arguing the practice is “abhorrent” and “inhumane.” The proposal to ban halal meat from unstunned animals was brought ...

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Lancashire sign Keaton Jennings from Durham on four-year deal

keaton jennings

LANCASHIRE have pulled off a major coup in signing Keaton Jennings from Durham. The 25-year-old opening batsman, who scored a century on his England Test debut in India last winter, has signed a four-year deal at Emirates Old Trafford. Jennings, who was born in South Africa, announced on Tuesday morning ...

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Lancashire man scoops a million in EuroMillions draw


LANCASHIRE man scoops a million in EuroMillions draw, EuroMillions win Digital reporter Email Published: Tuesday 19 September 2017 A mystery EuroMillions winner, known only as Mr. A from West Lancashire, has become a millionaire without ever touching a ticket. The lucky man scooped the life-changing prize of £1,000,000 in the ...

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Man jailed for murder of Wigan teenager


LANCASHIRE: A man has been jailed for a minimum of 31 years for the sexually motivated murder of a teenage student. Mark Buckley, 52, attacked 18-year-old Ellen Higginbottom, before taking her laptop and mobile phone and then leaving her for dead near a wheat field close to Orrell Water Park ...

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Zafar Ansari: Surrey and England all-rounder retires aged 25

Zafar Ansari

LONDON: Surrey and England all-rounder Zafar Ansari has retired from cricket at the age of 25, saying he has “other ambitions that I want to fulfil”. Ansari made his Test debut for England in October, against Bangladesh, before playing two Tests against India. The left-arm spinner played 71 first-class games, ...

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