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Arson probe after blaze at abandoned mill site

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The fire broke out just before midday

Woman taken to hospital following a house fire

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Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Racist’s rant: I’ll burn down your business

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Firefighters in Nicola Storeys back garden in St Elizabeths Road, Aspull, which flooded four times in four weeks

Council’s windfall to tackle flood nightmare

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Remembering the workers who died

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Fire started on outskirts of racecourse

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Predator jailed after tormenting teen victim over Facebook

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Kidnap suspect is still avoiding police contact

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Delays on the M6

Road chaos after motorway smash

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Noel Rigby

Sex pest jailed for pursuing teenage girl on Facebook

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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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Arson probe after blaze at abandoned mill site

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Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Racist’s rant: I’ll burn down your business

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Noel Rigby, 57, of Brookhouse, has been jailed

Predator jailed after tormenting teen victim over Facebook

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Andrew Evans

Kidnap suspect is still avoiding police contact

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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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Images from the UNDER-RAPT lookbook

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

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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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Councillor announced as MP candidate

Politics

Katy Clark ‘withdraws from race’ to become Leigh candidate

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Andy Burnham MP

MP candidates being interviewed

Politics
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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Council’s windfall to tackle flood nightmare

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Rivington Terraced Gardens

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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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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