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Woman beaten and robbed after dropping children off at school

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Olivia Garcia recording her song Freedom Hearts for this year's Song for Europe

Olivia launches bid for Eurovision gold

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Standish High School

Pupils arrested for ecstasy possession

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John Cordingley with the parking ticket

Pensioner’s anger over charity-shop parking fine

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Concerns over waste limits

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Woman hurt after car crashes into lamp post

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New statue is unveiled after arson attack

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Scammers targeting Wigan pensioners’ savings

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Julie Fallon

Sister’s harrowing Hillsborough tragedy memories

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One lane is currently closed between junction 27 for Standishand 28 for Leyland.

All lanes re-open on Northbound M6 after accident

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All lanes re-open on Northbound M6 after accident

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One lane is closed on the M61

All lanes re-opened following earlier HGV fire on M61

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The accident happened happened at around 7.15am

All lanes re-opened following earlier lane closure on M6 Southbound

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Next week's roadworks

NORTH WEST ROADWORKS: 23-29 January 2017

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Drivers are experiencing delays on the M6

Drivers suffering delays on M6 after HGV smash

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Woman beaten and robbed after dropping children off at school

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Standish High School

Pupils arrested for ecstasy possession

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Pension scam

Scammers targeting Wigan pensioners’ savings

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Applewood Farm in Astley. Pic: Google Street View

Alcohol stolen after pub is ram-raided

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New statue is unveiled after arson attack

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Further warnings over falling school budgets

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Year Five pupils with Keith Houghton MBE

Katie’s poem inspired by veteran visit

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Work in progress at the new four-storey building which will be ready for the new school term in September at The Deanery High School

Builders are ahead of schedule at new Deanery High School

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Students get a taste of Chinese at Winstanley College

College hosts foreign languages seminar

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NORTH WEST ROADWORKS: 23-29 January 2017

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More Wiganers in work over Christmas

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Yorkshire Bank in Leigh is going to close. Pic: Google Street View

Hundreds of jobs at risk as bank closes branches

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Motorists to face more big car insurance rises

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Wigan and Leigh Green Party's Will Patterson

Wigan Green Party campaigner to stand for GM mayor

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President Donald Trump delivers his inaugural address after being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States

Trump protestors stand up to racism

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Wigan Town Hall

More houses give a council tax boost

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Prime minister May

Britain's 12 Brexit objectives - which are the most important?

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Concerns over waste limits

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Have your say ...

Last chance to have YOUR say on bin collection proposals

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Florida Farm North

Campaigners determined to fight on despite vote

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Travellers with caravans on a car park near to Leigh Sports Village

New council bid to get tough with travellers

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Top doc’s massive 33 per cent pay rise

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Ashton Town Hall

Health centre wins controversial vote

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Leigh Walk In Centre at Leigh Health Centre

Walk-in centre helping to take the A&E strain

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Derek Cartwright, acting director of operations at NWAS

More staff needed for ambulances

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Warren Shaw and wife Teresa in their last photograph together, at Nottingham's Christmas market in November 2016

Wigan man’s decision to donate his body leaves a lasting legacy

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