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Brave head stamp victim speaks out in bid to warn others

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Coun Jo Platt, Labour's candidate to become Leigh MP

Councillor announced as MP candidate

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Katy Clark ‘withdraws from race’ to become Leigh candidate

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Work continues on building the new units at Robin Retail Park, Wigan.

Contrasting fortunes of retail park plans

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Last minute search for indie band to fill vacant slot at popular venue

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Spice user rushed to hospital after falling ill in town centre

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Reckless driver crashed car into a tree

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Lifeline offered to closed pub

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Dedicate A Daisy

Dedicate a daisy for hospice

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Bus driver Stephen Charnock who worked for Stagecoach was dismissed after a bus crash that left him injured. He had the decision overturned

Impaled bus driver overturns sacking

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Rail users in the north west hit by 24-hour strike

Transport

All lanes re-opened after car flips in M6 Wigan rush-hour

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Long delays for drivers after manhole collapses

Transport
The tree fell on the route between Preston and Lancaster

Trains delayed after tree falls on electric wires

Transport
Two lanes were closed as a result of the accident
Pic: Highways England

One lane closed on northbound M6 after accident

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Brave head stamp victim speaks out in bid to warn others

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The area outside Subway in Wallgate

Spice user rushed to hospital after falling ill in town centre

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Wigan Magistrates' Court

Reckless driver crashed car into a tree

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Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Drive drink pensioner banned from the road

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Concerns for children at day nursery

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Education Awards 2017

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ProCos chief executive Carol Halford

Ofsted: Training provider not doing enough to prevent radicalism

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More children have been given a place at their preferred primary school

Parents’ delight as primary school places granted

Education
More pupils will attend their first choice schools this year, the council has said

First choice primary figures on the rise

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Contrasting fortunes of retail park plans

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Northern have said they will be running 40% of its services and more than 300 bus replacement buses.

Rail users in the north west hit by 24-hour strike

Transport
The Crown at Worthington licensees Daniel and Tracy Prince

Lifeline offered to closed pub

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Images from the UNDER-RAPT lookbook

Yasmin’s designs bring fashion to the world ...

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Councillor announced as MP candidate

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Katy Clark ‘withdraws from race’ to become Leigh candidate

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Andy Burnham MP

MP candidates being interviewed

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Wigan Town Hall

Opposition: Give us a greater role on key decisions

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Wigan Council leader Lord Smith

Lord Smith: 'I'll quit' if non-local candidate is parachuted in

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Treasures in a forgotten garden

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Bin collections:  Bin collecting in Platt Bridge

Council says: Help us make bin changes work

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Spy technology to put a lid on fly-tipping

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Royals inspire greater focus on mental health

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Top five strategies for new runners

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Photo: David Hurst
Youths ignore the dangers of swimming in Appley Bridge Quarry, Wigan

Children urged not to dice with death

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Hygiene Ratings: Latest results

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Winners for the third time of Wigan Post Gym of the Year,
from left, Tom Barlow and brother Steven Barlow, at The PT Studio, Leeds Street, Wigan

Gym of the Year - and the winner is ...

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