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Rising HS2 costs described as 'exceptionally worrying'

Rising HS2 costs described as 'exceptionally worrying'

Fish tackle shop launches group to encourage more youths to get into fishing

Fish tackle shop launches group to encourage more youths to get into fishing

Pupils become dementia friends to raise awareness

Pupils become dementia friends to raise awareness

Lt Cdr Chris Roberts receiving his Clasp to the LS&GC medal from Rear Admiral Keith Blount OBE, head of the Royal Navy’s Fleet Air Arm.

Leigh Royal Navy officer gets long standing award for exemplary service

(From L-R) Tony Lewis (Leigh Lions), Ken Staff (Leigh Lions), Heidi Prior (Ince Ward Sister) Nigel Green (Evergreen Nebulisers), Deborah Joy Lechouvitis (Leigh Lions) and Dawn Darby (Ince Ward Sister)

Royal Albert Edward Infirmary gets life saving equipment thanks to Leigh Lions Club

The Letters Inn in Wigan Road, Atherton scooped the Best News Cask Outlet

Pubs and clubs in borough voted some of the best by CAMRA

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Cllr Jamie Hodgkinson

Atherton volunteers get down and dirty to help town's grid problem

Tributes paid to a 'true friend' and 'gentleman'

Tributes paid to a 'true friend' and 'gentleman'

Family pays tribute to 'loving mother' who died after being hit by a car

UPDATE: Family pays tribute to 'loving mother' who died after being hit by a car

Green-eyed rescue cat Lumen

Pet of the week - Lumen

Pennington Flash in Leigh

Reader picture of the week

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22-year-old man missing from Leigh

22-year-old man missing from Leigh

Family 'overwhelmed' at generous donations for Brave Matilda

Family 'overwhelmed' at generous donations for Brave Matilda

The scene of the collision at the junction of Bow Street and Crown Street in Bolton around 3.52am

Atherton man charged with death by dangerous driving after woman is hit by car in Bolton

Residents invited to take on 'sleep street' challenge to raise awareness of homelessness

Residents invited to take on 'sleep street' challenge to raise awareness of homelessness

The new pub will be on the Parsonage Retail Park

New pub named in honour of Leigh's mining history

Extended free childcare for 3 and 4 year-old's to be piloted in borough

Extended free childcare for 3 and 4 year-old's to be piloted in borough

Missing Leigh man found in Leeds, Liverpool canal identified

Body of man found in Leeds, Liverpool canal identified as Leigh man

Lilford Park given cash boost to transform ranger hut

Lilford Park given cash boost to transform ranger hut

New fears over future of Atherton Library after revelation it will be moved to within Atherton Town Hall

New fears over future of Atherton Library after revelation it will be moved to within Atherton Town Hall

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Poorly maintained drains and overworked pumps blamed for flooding

Poorly maintained drains and overworked pumps blamed for flooding

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Tyldesley market to make its official return to the Market Square

Tyldesley market to make its official return to the Market Square

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Look back at Leigh: St Joseph's Church

Look back at Leigh: St Joseph's Church

Lynn Addison, Centre Manager, Kate McNulty Astley Practise Patient Representative, Chris Scruton, Astley Practise, Susan Crompton, Counselling Co ordinator

Women's charity gets cash donation to boost public awareness

Public meeting tonight to discuss flood relief schemes in Leigh

AS IT HAPPENED: Public meeting to discuss flood relief schemes in Leigh

Paul Rowley resigns Leigh Centurions post

UPDATED 3.55pm: Paul Rowley resigns Leigh Centurions post

Public meeting tonight to discuss flood relief schemes in Leigh

Public meeting tonight to discuss flood relief schemes in Leigh

Can you help police locate these missing people from Leigh?

Can you help police locate these missing people from Leigh?

Fit as a fiddle resident celebrates 100th birthday

Fit as a fiddle resident celebrates 100th birthday

Family's desperate plea to raise funds for dad's funeral

Family's desperate plea to raise funds for dad's funeral

Bella Sardo in Bradshawgate, Leigh. Photo taken by Michael Caine

Leigh family to re-build business after kitchen fire devastates restaurant

Two-year-old springer spaniel Daisy

Pet of the week - Daisy

A man sitting on a bench on a winter's day at Pennington Flash

Reader picture of the week

Woman jailed for Atherton and Leigh foodbank theft

Woman jailed for Atherton and Leigh foodbank theft

Atherton based dementia charity will be one of services in new community town hall hub

Atherton based dementia charity will be one of services in new community town hall hub

Olivia Steward, of Eyet Street in Leigh

Leigh toddler raising money for Wigan and Leigh Hospice in beauty pageant

Atherton Town Hall to become community hub with range of services all under one roof

Atherton Town Hall to become community hub with range of services all under one roof

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Lilford Park was hit heavily by the flooding over the Christmas period

MP calls for new flood relief scheme to prevent future disasters

A further plea for residents to stay away from A&E after high levels of demand continue

A further plea for residents to stay away from A&E after high levels of demand continue

Leigh Centurions captain Mickey Higham with cafe owner Donna Turner and player Paul Wood

Cafe gets a Centurion welcome

Two men arrested after attack in Leigh town centre

Two men arrested after attack in Leigh town centre

Andrew Horsley

Atherton woman fleeced out of thousands by fiancee who lied about cancer diagnosis

An artists impression of the North Leigh site

£310m re-development plans 'will boost Leigh economy'

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Photo submitted by Adam Henning of travellers residing on Pennington Flash site

Council issue proceedings to move on travellers from Pennington Flash site

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Join Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations

Join Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations

Hildale Housing say they 'still expect demolition to go ahead' despite application to demolish Formby Hall 'called in' by Secretary of Sate

Hilldale Housing say they 'still expect demolition to go ahead' despite application to demolish Formby Hall 'called in' by Secretary of Sate

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Could Formby Hall be saved? Secretary of state has 'called in' application to demolish Formby Hall

Could Formby Hall be saved? Secretary of state has 'called in' application to demolish Formby Hall

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Superman onesie sex attacker given community order because 'jail would not help his problems'

Superman onesie sex attacker given community order because 'jail would not help his problems'

Matt Rawlinson of First Greater Manchester with the new bus brand Vantage that will run on the guided busway

Guided busway service 'Vantage' unveiled

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The famous bean tree at Lilford Park in Leigh

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