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Independent councillor Jamie Hodgkinson requested an Atherton welcome sign be erected

Refusing to allow welcome sign with Atherton crest be erected shows lack of democracy

From left, Cllr Martin Aldred, Elnur Yusifzadi, Frank May, Val Sumner, Keith Sumner and Cllr Karen Aldred at the Bluebell Boundary

Bluebell Boundary volunteers urged to ignore councillor's posts

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Residents have raised concerns regarding the future of Formby Hall

Residents' concerns to be tackled regarding Formby Hall's future

The cost of funerals is a problem for many people when their loved ones die

Funeral costs should come out of our state pension pot

Fun-loving morkie Barry

Pet of the week - Barry

The Bridgewater Canal in Leigh

Reader picture of the week

Historic civic centre Formby Hall is in danger of being demolished

MP Chris Green and Cllr Jamie Hodgkinson have shown exceptional support to campaign to save Formby Hall

Gridlocked roads are no stranger to drivers in Leigh

‘Anti-car’ measures are ripping the heart out of Leigh

Formby Hall has been given a lifeline by the Rt Hon Greg Dyke, secretary of state for culture

Challenging Formby Hall lifeline shows a lack of concern for Atherton's amenities

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Green-eyed rescue cat Lumen

Pet of the week - Lumen

Pennington Flash in Leigh

Reader picture of the week

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The new guided busway is scheduled to be in operation in April

Those who oppose the new busway decision are misguided

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Fresh fish is back on the menu with the return of Tyldesley Market

Feedback on the return of Tyldesley Market has been amazing

Water spreading out into Shakerley Road is an accident waiting to happen

Water spreading out into Shakerley Road is an accident waiting to happen

People are fighting to save Formby Hall from demolition, but not everyone wants to see the historic civic centre saved

Formby Hall should be demolished to protect residents from vandalism

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A application to demolish Formby Hall was given the go-ahead at a planning committee meeting last week

There's no democracy as people's objections over Formby Hall demolition count for nothing at planning meeting

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

The famous bean tree at Lilford Park in Leigh

Reader picture of the week

Jack Russell border terrier Murray

Pet of the week - Murray

"Labour councillors have submitted letters of objection about Formby Hall"- Cllr Karen Aldred

"Labour councillors have submitted letters of objection about Formby Hall"- Cllr Karen Aldred

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A Leigh Journal reader said that the facilities that existed in various towns have now been centralised to just one town such as Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Resident alarmed at the planned increase of two per cent in community charge

Reader picture of the week

Reader picture of the week

Boxer Jem is back with her owner after going missing for three days

Pet of the week - Jem

A planning meeting at on Tuesday is set to decide whether Formby Hall will be demolished

All avenues being pursued in the fight to save Formby Hall from demolition

The upcoming referendum on whether to remain a member of the EU is at the forefront of Prime Minister David Cameron's mind

It's time to leave the EU and save our nation

Ollie

Pet of the week

Response to claims

Response to claims

Education concerns

Education concerns

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Station in full bloom

Station in full bloom

Recipe for success

Recipe for success

Memories of green

Anger at roadworks

Anger at roadworks

What are bins for?

What are bins for?

Fears for scheme

Fears for scheme

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Bus lane is just a road

Bus lane is just a road

Scheme will help

Scheme will help

Tyldesley Market Square

What are they up to?

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Our MP is brilliant

Our MP is brilliant

Idea is not popular

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Guided busway work on Astley Street

Busway is just an exit

An artist's impression of the guided busway

Transport debates

The artist’s impression of Sale Lane, Tyldesley

Living in a fantasy

Nightmare on roads

Evie Mae

Pet of the week

Labour hurt the NHS

Labour hurt the NHS

There are too many greens

Pick up your pet’s mess

Speaking up for England

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Candidate to run for seat

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