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CCTV appeal after theft of moped from railway station

News
Robert Birtles

Wigan web trader caught with fake fags haul

Crime
An artist's impression of the proposed link road

Early 2018 start for long-awaited A49 link road?

Environment
Cyril Smith

Boy abused by 'screaming and shouting' Cyril Smith

Crime

Six are charged in burglaries plot

Crime

"I'll come back and stab you" - litter bug's threat after being caught on camera

Crime

Pupil Megan is made mayor for the day

Education
Bridie Littler and guide dog Rauri

Woman with guide dog told to eat in another room at Wigan pub

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About nine in 10 people with diabetes have type 2 diabetes

Doctors should send pre-diabetes patients to weight watchers, say experts

Health
The GLC model is one of many affected

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport
Rivington Services

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport
Police were alerted after a car struck a farm building in Latham Lane

Road closed after farm building collision

Transport

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime

CCTV appeal after theft of moped from railway station

News
Robert Birtles

Wigan web trader caught with fake fags haul

Crime
Cyril Smith

Boy abused by 'screaming and shouting' Cyril Smith

Crime
Six people have been charged with conspiracy to burgle in Wigan

Six are charged in burglaries plot

Crime

Pupil Megan is made mayor for the day

Education

University robots to improve the care of older people, patients and autistic children

Education
The GLC model is one of many affected

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport
Rivington Services

Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport
There is currently no legal requirement for employers to provide paid time off for grieving parents

New laws propose two weeks paid leave for parents after death of child

Business

Councils could save £35m from cashback schemes for bottles and cans

Environment
The author, playwright and broadcaster Alan Bennett

Alan Bennett urges public funding of 'indispensable' libraries

Politics
Prime Minister Theresa May

What would trigger a Tory Party leadership contest?

Politics
The IPCC subsequently issued new guidance earlier this year

Watchdog receives scores of reports of police officers abusing position for sex

Politics
Prime Minister Theresa May delivers her keynote speech at the Conservative Party Conference

May vows to end 'rip-off' energy bills

Politics

Early 2018 start for long-awaited A49 link road?

Environment
Wigan town centre

Wigan named as one of the happiest places to live

Environment
The former council offices on Orrell Road

Flats transformation for ex-council offices under way

Environment

Doctors should send pre-diabetes patients to weight watchers, say experts

Health
Inside Wigan Infirmary

What’s Brexit impact on Wigan hospital staff?

Health
Professor Kate Ardern

Council hits back as data shows drugs rehab 'cuts'

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Dan Howarth

Amputations may be avoided with more care

News
Patients may be banned from attending A&E departments

Plan to ban A&E walk-ins without referral

Health