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Conman ‘used faith to swindle victims’

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Shahida Shahid

Three-year wait for inquest’s end

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Flats on Blake Close, Worsley Mesnes

Eyesore flats to be razed for regeneration scheme

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Polly Haydock

Husband pays tribute to ‘bubbly’ Polly Haydock

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Yet another bank branch earmarked for the chop

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Jake to star at Bulger charity fundraiser

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Brides to be left devastated after sudden closure of shop

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Back to the DW for a drive-in classic

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There are plenty of new routes into careers that wereonce the preserve of graduates.

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

Education
HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

Environment

Plane drunk: Ryanair wants two-drink limit for passengers

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Steep climb in number of air passengers arrested for drunken behavior

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Parking mad - Bungling council slammed for only resurfacing middle of residential street to save money

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Rail fares have increased twice as much as pay since 2010

Rail fares have risen twice as much as wages since 2010

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XH558 flew for the last time in 2015

Public offered chance to have names written on Vulcan bomber

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Conman ‘used faith to swindle victims’

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Man who downloaded extreme child pornography avoids jail

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Drug paraphernalia left on Danes Avenue in Hindley

Cannabis use sparks fury

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The pipe

Pipe hurled through taxi window

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Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

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Council offers free advice for A-level students

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New undergraduates can find the first year of university a "real surprise"

Three-year degree courses 'too slow and undemanding for many students'

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Nando's is giving away free chicken to all A-Level students on Thursday.

Nando's giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

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Wigan Town Hall

Town hall fails on education plan deadline

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Yet another bank branch earmarked for the chop

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There are plenty of new routes into careers that wereonce the preserve of graduates.

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

Education
One for the bank holiday barbecue

Aldi set to bring back 16oz rump steak for less than a fiver

Eating Out
One for the, er, road

Plane drunk: Ryanair wants two-drink limit for passengers

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The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

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John Skipworth, who stood for the Lib Dems in Makerfield, at June's General Election

Lib Dems launch bid to recoup lost election deposit

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Adult social care was one of the most hotly discussed topics

Ombudsman reveals all on council complaints

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Conservative MEP Sajjad Karim

Tory MEP: Britain's 'ridiculous Brexit mess'

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Eyesore flats to be razed for regeneration scheme

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HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK's newest aircraft carrier arrives in Portsmouth

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Brooklands Childcare

Big turn-around in nursery fortunes

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Discarded rubbish left in the sandpit at Crankwood Park

Park mess is left behind by travellers

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How ‘clean eating’ can damage children’s health

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Lydia Rankin, two, with parents Ruth and Paul Rankin - Lydia has severe disabilities.

Family tells of daily pain for ‘trapped’ Lydia

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Wigan Infirmary

Inquest hears Wigan hospital not at fault after six-year-old’s death

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Lush have brought back their 'Sleepy' body lotion.

The £8 body lotion insomniacs are branding a ‘miracle’

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Deborah has stayed positive during her terrifying journey

Tutor faces cancer head on for charity

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