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Judge agrees with jury and clears man, 20, of alleyway rape

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More staff needed for ambulances

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Disability access drive moving on up

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‘I owe my life to the air ambulance’ says teen crash victim

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Wigan primary school placed in special measures

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Woman injured after falling from scaffolding

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Drivers are experiencing delays on the M6

Drivers suffering delays on M6 after HGV smash

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Council gets more cash to tackle pothole menace

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Police and ambulance services are currently attending athree-car accident on the M6 Northbound.

UPDATE: All lanes now re-opened after three-car smash on M6

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Attempted armed robbery at post office

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Judge agrees with jury and clears man, 20, of alleyway rape

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Crime on the rise in Wigan

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Wigan primary school placed in special measures

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One in 10 secondary schools are under-performing

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High school told it needs to improve

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Shevington Community Primary School

Plan to close Wigan primary school clears latest hurdle

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More Wiganers in work over Christmas

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Hundreds of jobs at risk as bank closes branches

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Motorists to face more big car insurance rises

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More houses give a council tax boost

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MP demands borough plan be ‘torn up’

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Call to scan dead pets for microchips

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Mayoral hopefuls outline why they deserve votes

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Travellers with caravans on a car park near to Leigh Sports Village

New council bid to get tough with travellers

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Swan saved from tree in dramatic rescue

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Areas in Mosley Common which residents are concerned will be lost due to the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework

Angry residents to rally over planning blueprint

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Wigan man’s decision to donate his body leaves a lasting legacy

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Derek Cartwright, acting director of operations at NWAS

More staff needed for ambulances

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Mark Rigby, Chief Executive of CVS Business Rent

Trust chiefs face £290k business rates increase

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Adrian Berry

Tributes paid after death of popular Wiganer whose rare medical condition ‘turned him to stone’

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Danielle Birchmore

Inquest opens into Danielle Birchmore’s death

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