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Wigan detectives drop Hindley Green murder inquiry

Crime
The surge in ticketing comes after clamping on private land was banned in 2012

Code of conduct urged as number of parking tickets from private companies rises

Offbeat 7
Craig Breen

Former Marine Craig now making music

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Charlie Gard's parents Chris Gard and Connie Yates

'Sorry we couldn't save you' says Charlie Gard's mum as court fight ends

Offbeat 5

Well, he did say he wanted to do it...

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Move to ban lethal poison from shops

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New study reveals the 'key to cuteness' in dogs

Offbeat

Drink-driver was speeding to rescue girlfriend

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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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A car driving around a pothole

Huge rise in complaints about roads

Business

Code of conduct urged as number of parking tickets from private companies rises

Offbeat 7

Is your car ready for a summer road trip?

Transport
Adam Bridge will undergo major repairs

Delays as Saddle faces 12 weeks of repairs

Transport
Andy Burnham, police and transport chiefs

Public transport safety blitz is launched

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Makerfield MP Yvonne Fovargue at Bryn train station

Campaigners hail victory on Sunday rail services

Transport

Wigan detectives drop Hindley Green murder inquiry

Crime
Charlie Gard's parents Chris Gard and Connie Yates

'Sorry we couldn't save you' says Charlie Gard's mum as court fight ends

Offbeat 5
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Drink-driver was speeding to rescue girlfriend

News 6
Westleigh Park in Leigh, the scene of the attack

Manhunt after girl, 13, is grabbed in park

Crime

Far Eastern trip delights for students

News
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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Hawkley Hall high pupils celebrate becoming a teaching school

Academy delight at teaching status

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Code of conduct urged as number of parking tickets from private companies rises

Offbeat 7
A car driving around a pothole

Huge rise in complaints about roads

Business

Is your car ready for a summer road trip?

Transport
Adam Bridge will undergo major repairs

Delays as Saddle faces 12 weeks of repairs

Transport

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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Wigan Town Hall

Councils ‘should be at front of funding queue’

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Tenants’ flourishing garden designs triumph again

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Impressions of the �10m Astley Point development

Unique scheme creates affordable new homes

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The Rose Centre in Lowton

Hopes civic hall could be saved are dashed

Environment
Giant Hogweed continues to be a menace

Giant hogweed causes serious painful illness

Environment

Hospital faced mass cyber attacks

Health
Retiring Dr Tony Ellis (blue shirt) with Dr Krepple and new Dr Craig Molyneux and staff at Mesnes View Surgery

GP says farewell to his patients

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£50m surgery hubs booster

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Blanket liver disease jab project questioned

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Kate Roach and baby Charlie at home

Mum’s praise for home birth

Health