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Crossbow alert issued at beauty spot

Crime
The rear of Sydney Street, Platt Bridge

Firefighters' plea over wheelie bin arson attacks

Crime
Vice Lord Lieutenant Paul Griffiths attended the celebration

Community heroes in town hall salute

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Andy Argile and Mark Bragg ahead of their charity cycle ride for Brain Tumour Research

Andy’s pedal power for love of Elizabeth

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Parking fees to rise at hospitals

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OFCOM shuts down Muslim radio station over radical cleric broadcasts

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Police officer handed three year jail term

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Aldi’s £10 gin is one of the world's best, vote judges

Offbeat
Youths on the top of a chimney at the Pagefield building

Terror as youths scale chimney at historic Wigan mill

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David Caffrey

Addiction treatment services criticised at inquest

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Viaduct work set to cause disruption

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Get out of one's way

More than 100,000 over-90's still hold driving licences

Offbeat 10
A 255 million fund is expected to be unveiled to help councils speed up local measures to deal with pollution

New petrol and diesel vehicles to be banned from 2040

Offbeat 7

Train chaos in Lancashire after fatality

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Crossbow alert issued at beauty spot

Crime
The rear of Sydney Street, Platt Bridge

Firefighters' plea over wheelie bin arson attacks

Crime
Manchester Crown Court

Police officer handed three year jail term

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Youths on the top of a chimney at the Pagefield building

Terror as youths scale chimney at historic Wigan mill

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Nursery goes back to nature for green project

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Students from St John Rigby College on their trip to China.

Far Eastern trip delights for students

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Standish High School pupils at Wigan And Leigh College

Experiencing a taste of college life

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Pupils at Dean Trust Wigan with Dean Trust CEO Tarun Kapur and head teacher Paul Bousfield

A change of name and a change of school ethos

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Shevington Community Primary School

The final bell rings for primary school

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Parking fees to rise at hospitals

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The Oliver Cromwell London Dry Gin costs 9.97

Aldi’s £10 gin is one of the world's best, vote judges

Offbeat
Adam Bridge

Viaduct work set to cause disruption

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Coun David Molyneux

Businesses to get cashback in rates deal

Business

MP’s pledge on hearing loss

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Wigan Town Hall

An extra £24k is found for ‘executive support’

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Yvonne Fovargue

MPs support pension campaign

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Jo Platt MP making her maiden speech in Parliament

MP’s first speech champions town

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Lord Smith

How will we plug a £52m funding gap?

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Station looks blooming marvellous

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Aerial picture of the Pagefield pub and bowling green site

Anger at plans to relocate popular bowling green

Environment
The number of new houses in the area has risen above 1,600

Fury as house count rockets

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Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) and Wigan Council officials at the public consultation in Newtown on the new cycling lanes

Residents give views on £2.1m cycling plans

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***WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES*** ASDA withdraws own brand nappies after baby 'left blistered'

Health 1
Hypnobirthing is all about relaxation

Chill-out like stars while giving birth

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Wigan Infirmary

Nurses disciplined at misconduct hearings

Health
Michelle Charlotte and her son Amby

Mum's fury as son is left in agony over dentist wait

Health
Joseph Roberts, front right, in a still from the video

‘Brilliant’ video for tragic schoolgirl

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