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Man taken to hospital after head-on smash

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Bin collecting in Platt Bridge

Fortnightly collections to be binned

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Shevington High School

School tests the water on academy plan

Education
Harriet Springford, shop manager at Grange Farm, gets kisses from Larry the llama

Pucker up to Larry and he’ll get lippy!

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Solicitors’ practice is shut down

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Doctors warn of tough months for NHS services

Health

Last chance to have say on school closure plan

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Armed drug dealer is put behind bars

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Phillipa Campbell's mum Sue and brother Lee at her grave

Grieving mum wants life sentences for killer drivers

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Drivers to pay cost of Wigan taxi demand survey

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Drivers should expect delays due to a broken down vehicle.

One lane closed on M6 Northbound between junctions 27 and 28

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The scene of the collapsed subway this morning

Commuter chaos as station evacuated

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Two lanes are currently closed on the M6

Delays on the M6 between junctions 18 and 17 southbound due to serious accident

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Armed drug dealer is put behind bars

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Wakefield hooker Scott Moore

Rugby player re-bailed after police incident

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Walter Scott Avenue, Wigan

Burglary alert after man in black spotted on street

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The chaotic state of Ainscough Skip Hire's Wallgate yard when Environment Agency inspectors arrived

Big fine for waste firm

Crime

School tests the water on academy plan

Education
Shevington Community Primary School

Last chance to have say on school closure plan

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Staff and pupils at Hope School with Neil Baldwin, known as Nello the clown

Everyday hero’s visit inspires pupils

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Teaching ‘legend’ mourned

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Wigan NUT secretary Max Atkins and Wigan ATL branch secretary Angela Wells celebrating the creation of a new teaching super-union

Teachers urged to join forces for super-union

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Fortnightly collections to be binned

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Mark Smith

Solicitors’ practice is shut down

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The New Fleece Hotel

Director’s vow to save rock pub

Business

MPs pledge to oppose logistics hub proposal

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Coun Bob Brierley

Councillor cleared of third code breach

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Pam Briggs

Overnight new digest - Family of tragic ex-nurse want answers, pensioner dies after being hit with car, and more ex-footballers speak out about 'abuse'

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Fire crews were called to Booths at around 8.30pm yesterday evening.

Morning news digest - Fire at Booths, bank robbery arrest and Britain braces itself for coldest night of Autumn

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Bob Brierley

Councillor faces standards committee behind closed doors

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Pucker up to Larry and he’ll get lippy!

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Gates left open at the Pagefield site

Gates are ‘open invitation’ to site

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Residents on Meadowbank in Pemberton

Homes demolition fears as link road proposals are revealed

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Doctors warn of tough months for NHS services

Health

Yoga can kickstart your art

Health
Oscar

Pet helps Rebecca cope with illness

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Gordon and Donna Thorpe with daughters Drew, five, Matilda, 20 months, and seven-year-old Phoebe

Family’s plea to fund dad-of six’s cancer treatment

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Dr Das's surgery in Leigh

Lifeline to patients as surgery closes

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