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  • Rescue boost from Lowton primary

    BOLTON Mountain Rescue Team has received a boost following a £200 donation from primary school children. read more

  • Neighbours rescue family from burning Golborne home Leigh Journal: Fire crews were called to put out the flames.

    HEROIC neighbours have rescued a family of three from a burning house after a children’s game went horribly wrong. read more

  • Girls groups in need of volunteers in Atherton and Tyldesley

    GIRLS in Atherton and Tyldesley are looking for new adult volunteers to help run their Rainbow, Brownie and Guide groups. read more

  • Grants up for grabs from Gannett Leigh Journal: Filed photo dated 18/09/12 of money as rent, council tax and utility bill arrears often have just as damaging an impact on people as payday loans, according to a new 'harm index' designed to reveal the depth of the stress and anguish caused by deb

    THE Leigh Journal is once again offering charities in the area the chance to apply for a Gannett grant, with between £5,000 and £10,000 on offer. read more

  • Hospital boss sets out argument for Bolton to be specialist centre

    A CONSULTATION is under way to determine which hospitals in Greater Manchester should be given specialist status under the new Healthier Together proposals. read more

  • Jean Fahy

    Look Who's JEAN FAHY 24th July Happy 70th Birthday Love from Husband Kevin, Daughter Bev Hugs & kisses From Great Grandson Jordan & all the family xxxxx read more

  • Shirley .

    LOOK WHO'S 60 NANNIE SHIRLEY Happy Birthday Love Wills - Eth - Maya & the family xx read more

  • nicole jade hill

    21st Happy BirthdayNICOLE JADE HILL Congratulations on your 21st Birthday (28th July) Lots of Love Grandma, Grandad, Great Grandma, Auntie Sharon, Carl and Callum xxxx read more

  • Laura Jane Shuttleworth

    Laura Jane Shuttleworth Congratulations on your 21st birthday. 20-07-2014 Love and best wishes Mum, Nikki, Harry, Jimmy, Nana and Grandad and all the family read more

  • Raymond Brown

    BROWN On the 19th July 2014 peacefully in hospital RAYMOND aged 87 years, the beloved Husband of the late Edith, RAYMOND will be sadly missed by all his family and friends All enquires Abbey Funerals Leigh Tel 01942 261936 read more

  • Lilian Pilkington

    PILKINGTON (Nee TURNER) Peacefully in Wigan and Leigh Hospice on 20th July 2014 LILIAN Aged 82 years. Beloved Wife to the late RICHARD (DICKIE), loving Mum of David, Alan, Michael, Kim, Richard and Stewart, Sister of Marrian and Joan, devoted Grandma and Great Grandma, a much loved friend to many. The funeral service will take place at Howe Bridge Crematorium on Thursday 31st July 2014 at 2.30pm. Flowers welcome, donations if desired to Wigan and Leigh Hospice c/o and all enquiries to Sankey and Monks F.S., 5/7 Hope Street, Leigh, WN7 1AQ, Tel: 01942 673171 read more

  • Florence Mugan

    MUGAN (Nee ASTBURY) Peacefully in Appleby Court Nursing Home on 20th July 2014 and of Golborne FLORENCE Aged 95 years. The beloved Wife of the late WILLIAM, dearly loved Mum of Marjorie and a dear Mother in law to Peter. Requiem Mass will be offered at All Saints Church, Golborne on 25th July 2014 at 10.30am followed by interment in the Churchyard. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Wigan and Leigh Hospice c/o the family. All Enq: Alan Jones Funeral Directors Ltd. Millbrook House, 56 High Street, Golborne, Warrington, WA3 3BH, Tel: 01942 272027 read more

  • Martyn John Owens

    OWENS On 13th July 2014, unexpectedly but peacefully at home MARTYN JOHN Aged 42 years. Devoted Dad of Ethan, much loved Partner of Caroline and a loving Brother, Brother in law and Uncle. The funeral service took place on Wednesday 23rd July at Howe Bridge Crematorium. Donations in memory of Martyn are being sent to Kidney Research U.K. All enquiries: Unsworth's Funeral Service, 122 Twist Lane, Leigh, Tel: 01942 707562 read more

  • Ann Wrigley

    WRIGLEY On 18th July 2014, peacefully at home ANN Aged 59 years. Beloved Daughter of the late TED & MARY WRIGLEY, much loved Sister of Eileen and John and a loving Sister in law and Auntie. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday 29th July 2014 at St Matthews Church, Highfield, Wigan at 10.00am prior to committal at Wigan Crematorium at 11.00am. All enquiries: Unsworth's Funeral Service, 45 Leigh Road, Hindley Green, Tel: 01942 525980 read more

  • Jimmy Baines

    BAINES Peacefully on 19th July 2014 JIMMY Beloved Husband of Eileen, a much loved Father, devoted Grandad and a loving Brother, Brother in law and friend to many. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday 29th July, 2014 at Howe Bridge Crematorium at 12.15pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to MacMillan Cancer Care. All enquiries: Unsworth's Funeral Service, 79 Bolton Road, Atherton, Tel: 01942 877557 read more

  • Keith Turner

    TURNER Suddenly and unexpectedly at home, with Julie by his side, on 13th July 2014 KEITH Beloved Partner of Julie, Brother of Ann, Brother in law to Brendan and inspirational Uncle to Katie, Sean, Philip and Tom - A good friend to many and will be sadly missed by all who knew him. The funeral service will take place at St Josephs Church, Leigh at 12 Noon followed by interment at Leigh Cemetery. Flowers welcome but donations if desired on behalf of R.S.P.C.A. c/o and all enquiries to Sankey and Monks F.S., 5/7 Hope St. Leigh, Tel: 01942 673171 read more

  • Elizabeth Smith

    SMITH Passed away after a short illness ELIZABETH (BETTY) Aged 88 years and formerly of Lowton. A much loved and loving Wife, Mother and Granny. Funeral details to be confirmed. All enquiries to Middleton & Wood, 17 Heath Street, Golborne, WA3 3BN, Tel: 01942 719167 read more

  • donald sizer

    DONALD SIZER In loving memory of Donald Sizer 24th July 2009 Sadly missed and loved forever in our thoughts from all your loving family xxx read more

  • jean griffiths

    JEAN GRIFFITHS 26th July 2005 We cannot bring the old days back When we were all together But memories keep you close to us And memories last forever. From husband Ray, daughters Margaret, Julie, Lynne and families read more

  • Alf & Mary Keaveny

    Congratulations ALF & MARY KEAVENY (McCaul) On their 67th Wedding Anniversary 25th July 1947 All our love from brother Vin & families read more

  • Cheryl Ellison

    LOOK WHO'S 30 CHERYL ELLISON Happy 30th Birthday Love Mum, Dad, Carla, Jake, Amy, Grandma read more

  • Edna Crehan

    EDNA CREHAN 27th July 2006 Quietly today your memory we treasure, Loving you always, forgetting you never. Softly the leaves of memory fall, Gently we gather and treasure them all. Unseen, unheard, you are always near, So loved, so missed, so very dear. From Husband Kevin & family read more

  • Sandra Prosser

    SANDRA PROSSER In loving memory of a very special Sister Died 25th July 1992 22 yrs ago today, I lost my Sister and my best friend. My soulmate. You were always someone special to me, And that's the way you'll stay, remembered by me always, each and every day. Love sister Sally xx xx xx xx xxxxx read more

  • Vera Morris

    VERA MORRIS 25 July 2013. In loving and with cherished memories of a beloved Wife, Mum and Grandma. Whilst no longer with us, you are constantly in our thoughts and are sorely missed. The Morris family; Alan, Michael, David, Lewis, Charlotte, Thomas and Robert. read more

  • Barrie Blythin

    In loving memory of BARRIE P. BLYTHIN Died 21st July 2011 Remembered with love, today and forever. Joan, Nicola, Karen, Phil, Rob, Lisa, Evan, Maddie x read more

  • Fred Wadsworth

    FRED WADSWORTH 29th July 2012 God came and stood behind your bed, These are the words he must have said, You have suffered more than you can stand, So come with me to a better land. All our love, Mary, Angela, Karen, Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren and families read more

  • Tony Giannasi

    Treasured memories of a much loved Husband TONY GIANNASI 28th July 2000 Never more than a thought away, Loved and remembered every day. All my love, Hazel read more

  • Roy Thompson

    In loving memory of my beloved Husband ROY THOMPSON, 1st Anniversary, 24.7.13. A year has passed since you went away, I miss you so much each and every day. I'm so lost without you. You were my husband and my best friend, always there to hold my hand, I feel so lost and so alone. I only wish you could come home. The years with you were the best of my life, so proud am I to be called your wife. Love you forever, forget you never. Loving wife Ruby xxx Always in our thoughts. Albert and your nieces and nephews. Night or day wherever we may be, you're in our hearts and thoughts constantly. Love and miss you Roy xxx Mavis, Gillian, Andrea and families read more

  • joan mannion

    JOAN MANNION 29th July, 1986 Time is a healer or so they say, Yet I could still cry a million tears, It hurts because I still miss you so much Mum, Even after all these years. That's something time can never heal. Forever in our hearts Vicky, Ian, Ash & Bethany xx read more

  • joan mannion

    JOAN MANNION 29 July 1986 Softly the leaves of memories fall, Gently I gather and treasure them all, love and miss you mum. All our love Joanne, Allan Georgi & Dan xx read more

  • Lawrence Naughton

    NAUGHTON LAWRENCE Sadly passed away peacefully at home on the 14th July 2014 aged 64 years. Loving son to Annie and the Late Lawrence, much loved brother to Eddie and Chris. Sadly missed by Stewart and Sylvia and also by the staff at Elmridge Court. Family flowers only, donations to Elmridge Court in memory of Lawrence. All enquiries to Abbey Funeral Service, Leigh 01942-261936 read more

  • Albert smith

    SMITH On 14th July 2014, suddenly but peacefully at Salford Royal Hospital ALBERT EDWIN (BERT) Aged 83 years. Beloved Husband of Nancy, much loved Dad of Helen and Peter and Father in law of Barry and Kim. Wonderful Grandad of Lauren, Joe, Ed and Paige. Loving Brother of the late ALICE and SALLY and a much loved Uncle of Janice, Wendy & Sally. The funeral service took place on Tuesday 22nd July 2014 at Howe Bridge Crematorium. Donations are being sent in memory of Bert to the Alzheimers Society and R.N.L.I. All enquiries: Unsworth's Funeral Service, 122 Twist Lane, Leigh, Tel: 01942 707562 read more

  • etty roberts

    ETTY ROBERTS 11th July, Derby Peacefully, with her family around her. Memorial Service Sun Aug 10 10.30am Westhoughton Pentecostal Church BL53EF No flowers. Donations please to Hope & Homes For Children read more

  • Louise Karen Prescott

    LOUISE KAREN PRESCOTT 26th July 1971 Because you were so special, no words could ever say, How much we love and miss you, every single day. Mum, Nan, Steven, Melanie, Andrew & family read more

  • Alice Calland

    ALICE CALLAND 9th July A special day, another year, A loving thought, a silent tear. Loving Husband George read more

  • George Reid

    Birthday Memories GEORGE REID 24th July Loving Husband, Dad, Grandad Also in memories 10th August 2003 You were a Husband and a Dad in a million, why did you have to go, You meant the world to all of us, we really loved you so. If we had a choice today, our choice would not be hard, We'd wish to have you here today, to give you a birthday card. Your loving Wife Marie xx John, George, David, Margaret, Sharon, Partners, Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren x Little Angel up above, give our Grandad a big hug x read more

  • Susan Unsworth

    SUSAN UNSWORTH 25th July Birthday memories of a well loved Daughter and Mum. Sad are the hearts that loved you. Sad are the tears that fall. But living our lives without you Susan, is the saddest part of all. With an ache in our hearts we whisper low, Happy Birthday Susan, we miss you so. From Mum and Lee and Lyndsey xxx read more

  • Ellen Brown

    Remembering you on your birthday dear Wife and loving Mum ELLEN PRITCHARD BROWN 24th July On your 62nd birthday As we whisper "Happy Birthday", the tears begin to flow, And just how much we miss you, no one will ever know. For life is not the same without you and since the day we had to part, We have thought about you constantly, and wished with all our hearts, That we could have you back again, If only for a day, To let you know you always meant far more than words can say. Lots of love forever and always Roy & Adrian xxxxxxxxxx You will never be forgotten love read more

  • Elsie Millard

    ELSIE MILLARD 27th July Loved and remembered always. With much love from All the family xxx read more

  • Louise Prescott

    Loving birthday memories of LOUISE KAREN PRESCOTT 26/7/71 Beautiful memories treasured for ever, Of happy days we spent together All our love, David and Matthew xxx read more

  • trevor price

    TREVOR PRICE 29th July Happy birthday my lovely man, miss and love you everyday and always, Yours Sheila xxx read more

  • rex baxter

    REX BAXTER 22nd July Loving memories of a dear husband, dad, grandad and great grandad If roses grow in heaven pick a bunch with care, place them in my husbands arms, and tell him we still care We visit your graveside and place the flowers with care, but no one knows the heartache, as we turn and leave you there You are not a memory, or apart of the past, you are ours to remember, as long as life lasts Our hearts were crushed and sour, we did our duty to the end, till we could do no more Your loving wife and family and heartbroken grandchildren and great grandchild xxx read more

  • Marian Speakman

    Birthday memories of MARIAN SPEAKMAN 23rd July Did the sun shine brighter then, was the sky a deeper blue. Or was it just a different world, when we shared our lives with you. From John, family and Pat read more

  • linda orme

    LINDA ORME For achieving a BA (Hons) in Humanities with Art History and Classical Studies, Upper Second Class Honours (2.1) We are so proud of you Andy, Michael and Robert read more

  • adam fildes

    ADAM FILDES Congratulations on gaining a BA Honours Degree in Graphic Design Love from Mum, Dad, Gracie, Grandma and Grandpa. Lots of love from all the family. read more

  • Daniel Shovelton

    DANIEL SHOVELTON Congratulations on achieving your: Bachelor of Science with Honors in Computing With love and pride Mum, Martin, Aimee, Jodi, Kenzi, Grandad and Nanna xxx read more

  • James Sargeant

    JAMES SARGEANT In loving memory of James Sargeant who passed away peacefully on 11th July 2014. Devoted Husband to June, Beloved Father to Stephanie, Angela and Sandra, Treasured Grandad and Great Grandad. Our hearts are broken and we will miss you every day. Funeral to be held at 2pm on 25th July 2014 at Sacred Heart Church, Swan Lane, Hindley Green. read more

  • Ken Smith

    KEN SMITH Passed away in Bolton Royal Hospital on 18th July 2014 aged 85 years. Much loved and will be sadly missed by sister Joan, friend Ethel, Austin, Marjorie and Adam, Susan, Steven and family. All enquiries to Abbey Funeral Service 40 Lower Elliot Tyldesley M29 8JE. Tel: 01942 891331 read more

  • john guest

    JOHN GUEST John Guest aged 72 after a short illness died peacefully at Salford Royal Hospital on Sunday 20th July 2014. Beloved husband of Veronica, loving father of John and Sharon, father-in-law to Sean, devoted grandfather to Beth and Oliver and loyal brother, uncle and friend to many he will be sorely missed. Any donations to the Stroke Association will be greatly received. Enquiries for funeral details contact Sankey Monks, Hope St, Leigh (01942) 673171 read more

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