News

News

Tributes to popular student Charlotte

News
Council director Jo Willmott

Plan to fund extra care homes

Health
The offices of Call The Car taxi in Lord Street, Leigh

Arson attack on town centre taxi office

Crime

Victims of fraud being targeted by ‘follow-up’ scammers promising refunds

Offbeat

Motorist in police chase 'collides with cars and wall'

News

Fan collapses and dies at end of Wigan and Wakefield tie

News

UPDATED: Firefighters contain major blaze at plastics firm

News
The Montrose Skills Hub in Wigan

Rescue bid for animals following training centre fire

News
The location of the collision in Bolton Road, Atherton

UPDATED: Police appeal for witnesses after elderly man is hospitalised in road collision

Transport
The location of the collision in Bolton Road, Atherton

UPDATED: Police appeal for witnesses after elderly man is hospitalised in road collision

Transport
Officers found a gruesome-looking bloody hand

Severed hand in central reservation leads to road closure

Transport

Delays on southbound M6 after vehicle fire

Transport

Arson attack on town centre taxi office

Crime
National Fraud Intelligence Bureau warning

Victims of fraud being targeted by ‘follow-up’ scammers promising refunds

Offbeat
Sarah and Lee Foster outside court

Woman who attacked partner's suspected lover given suspended jail sentence

Crime
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Wigan child molester awaits sentence

Crime
Joanne Ellis of Stephenson's Solicitors

Seven-point guide for freshers ...

News
The lessons will help build "crucial life-skills for young people"

School pupils given strategies to help develop life skills

Education
University of Manchester

Manchester University lecturers to vote on strike action

Education

Wigan schoolchildren find some great places to relax with a good book

News
The location of the collision in Bolton Road, Atherton

UPDATED: Police appeal for witnesses after elderly man is hospitalised in road collision

Transport
Shutterstock

Asda launch massive toy sale with up to 50% off big brands

Business

Ged Fitzgerald suspended from council role in Liverpool

Politics
Up to 12.4 billion of means-tested benefits were left unclaimed in 2015-16

Britain’s unclaimed benefits: four million families miss out on £12.4 billion

Politics
Complaints can involve multiple allegations

Police receive 100 complaints a day from public, figures reveal

Politics
Lisa Nandy MP

MPs back Brexit stance after vote

Politics
The scheme is being "significantly underused"

Little take-up for shared parental leave initiative

Politics
The wilderness next to Rebeccas garden

Menaced by jungle next door to Wigan home

News
Police visiting travellers at the Lamberhead Industrial Estate

Travellers’ eviction descends into ‘farce’

Environment
Royston Brett

Complaint over delays to armed forces hub

Environment

Plan to fund extra care homes

Health
Care for babies born prematurely, with health problems or with a low birth weight, is improving overall

Premature babies facing care postcode lottery

Health
Is October time to stop?

Stoptober TV ads to encourage smokers to use e-cigarettes

Health
E-cigarettes: help or harm?

Smokers should be told of little evidence on benefits or harms of e-cigarettes

Health
Flashback to 2014 when local firemen like Jeff Westwell (pictured) trained in CPR and passed on skills to others

Fire crews axe CPR cover

Health