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CRASH: The scene of the incident in Wigan Road, Leigh

PICTURED: Driver walks away without serious injury after car crashes into house

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Louise with her daughter Amelia in happier times before she was struck down with Addison's disease

Young mum needs heart transplant after mis-diagnosis

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how the King street entrance might look

Work sails ahead on new canal project

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DIRECTOR: Nicola Reynolds

St Joseph's Players staging page turner for season opener

APPEAL: Teenager beaten up outside Leigh nightclub

Teenager beaten up outside Leigh nightclub

EVENT: Former rugby player Allan Jones will be the guest speaker

Invitation to meet ex-rugby player at event in Leigh

From left, Simon Byrom, manager of Howe Bridge Leisure Centre; Cllr Susan Loudon, Mayor of Wigan Borough; Julie Wright of ISG; Barrie Sant, ISG contracts manager; Alex Mastroddi, ISG site manager, and David Lea, WLCT Trustee

New fitness suite unveiled as part of leisure centre's £2.9 million revamp

TRIBUTES: Dale Joint

Tributes to father-of-one from Leigh who died while on his stag party

Atherton Community School comes under fire from parents after children fail at AS level despite being told they were on target for As and Bs

Atherton Community School comes under fire from parents after children fail at AS level despite being told they were on target for As and Bs

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SUPPORT: Guide dog

Enjoy a fun day out at Guide Dog charity event

Vicar hopes community can look to the future after church closes

Vicar hopes community can look to the future after church closes

How the new hospital will look

Help name new wards at Leigh hospital

Carol Knowles and Anthony Waite, members of Atherton Residents Association, collecting signatures from shoppers on Saturday

More than 1,000 people sign petition to keep Formby Hall for the community

Grave stone memorial items were left in bin bags after Howe Bridge crematorium staff did a "tidy up" of the site

Crematorium dumps memorial items in bin bags

One of Turnpike Community Theatre's recent productions

Turnpike Community Theatre is on the move to new home

Sport

Leigh Centurions head coach Paul Rowley

Haggerty is ruled out for Leigh Centurions next tie

KITTED OUT: Atherton Storm Under-12s

Atherton set to stir a Storm in their new kits

IMPRESSIVE PERFORMANCES: Jessica Sloan, Imogen Bailey and Jodie Gittins

Tyldesley youngsters make a splash in national championships

Atherton v Walshaw in the Bolton Association Cricket League.

Photo: Atherton 1st XI (from left) Calum Barlow, Brad Eckersley, Josh Gilluley, Paul Walsh (captain), Matt Gallagher, Harry McManus, Jamar Griffith (pro), Tim Halliwell, Jack Short, Ian Nuttall

Griffith five-wicket haul cannot help Atherton CC

IMPRESSIVE: Damian Zareba

Title dream is over for Astley and Tyldesley Cycle Speedway

Paul Rowley

Leigh keen to hold their nerve

Gareth Peet, Krissy Holt and Ben Hardcastle celebrate Colls opening goal at Bootle

Hardcastle and Holt help Colls into next round

SCORER: Gregg McNally

Salford Red Devils run-in eight tries in victory against Leigh Centurions

Martyn Ridyard kicked three goals for Leigh

FULL-TIME: Salford Red Devils 46-18 Leigh Centurions

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Andrew Dixon takes a hit in Leigh Centurions' defeat at home to Hull KR in the Middle 8s. Picture by PaulMcCarthyPhotography

History is no guarantee to Middle 8s success, says Leigh star Dixon

Leigh skipper aiming to repeat cup success

Leigh skipper aiming to repeat cup success

Reece Pollitt. Picture courtesy of Linda Kirkland

Astley and Tyldesley duo put in strong World Junior final performance

Leigh Miners Rangers 24 Thornhill Trojans 18

Leigh Miners Rangers 24 Thornhill Trojans 18

Paul Rowley, left, looks on as Leigh Centurions lose their 31-game home winning streak. Picture by PaulMcCarthyPhotography

Hull KR defeat is a lesson learned, says Leigh Centurions coach Paul Rowley

National Sport

Laura Robson is back in action after injury

Laura Robson starting to believe in herself at the US Open after run of injuries

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly close to signing Nantes defender Papy Djilobodji

Chelsea turn attentions to Nantes defender Djilobodji, according to reports

Ben Stokes, right, was praised by his captain

Ben Stokes and David Willey earn Eoin Morgan's praise after Twenty20 heroics

Adam Lyth, left, was the sixth opening partner Alastair Cook, right, has had since Andrew Strauss retired

Alastair Cook hopes someone will step forward to be his opening partner

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