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Talking Motors: Seriously, we need an app to stop us texting

Were you ever offered ‘brownie points’ as a youngster for behaving?

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DW Stadium

Comment: Pitch switch costly, frustrating and embarrassing

It’s on, it’s off, it’s on again...

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Warren Joyce

The 12th Man Column: Another week of lost sleep for Latics fans

Latics received a major setback to their survival chances when they lost at Queens Park Rangers on Tuesday night.

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David Baddiel (right) with brother Ivor (left) and dad Colin

The Trouble With Dad - an affecting look at dementia

Caring for a sick relative is hugely difficult. Whatever they’re suffering from, the carer is faced with the gradual loss of the person they recognise as their father, grandmother, husband or daughter.

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Nicola Adam, Group Editor

Don’t pay the price - haggle

The survival of the fittest has taken on an altogether different meaning with the advent of technology.

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Liam Farrell in World Club Challenge action

The Liam Farrell column: ‘We’re world champions, but not unbeatable’

To know we’ve cemented our place in history is pretty special.

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The force awakens! Oliver Gildart with a fan dressed as a Star Wars stormtrooper

Talking RL: Wigan’s win, World Club future... and an England contender

Wigan are World Club champions - it’s got a nice ring to it, don’t you think?

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Morgan Escare and John Bateman celebrate

The 18th man column: ‘Escare’s dad was crying with pride’

Our 18th man columnists discuss World Club, Widnes, and Sunday fixtures.

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Geoffrey Shryhane

When cigarettes saved your life...

Geoffrey Shryhane’s memories and musings...

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Rob Lee is a fan of a purer driving experience

Talking Motors: Why simple is better to enjoy driving experience

Driving feels like one of the last bits of freedom we have, whether it is doing mile after mile on the motorway or enjoying the tight twists and turns of a country lane.

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The Ferrari 365 GT4 BB. Inset: The closest Ill get to driving one  on Segas Out Run

Talking Motors: An object to aim for, or to love from afar?

What’s the closest you’ve ever got to driving a Ferrari?

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Nicola Adam, Group Editor

Born inequality

Does it matter where you are born?

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Natalie Brown (SAN BROOKE), Julie Bushby (SHERIDAN SMITH), Karen Matthews (GEMMA WHELAN), the three women at the centre of BBC drama The Moorside

The Moorside - A brave attempt to redress the balance

We have often been told that there’s nothing such as society, and that we no longer have a sense of community.
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Shaun Edwards leads the celebrations at Brisbane in 1994

Talking RL: Why Wigan have a great chance to make history

We all know how good Dean Bell was for Wigan. We all know what Kris Radlinski did for the club.

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Geoffrey Shryhane

Yes, time heals – but exactly how long does it take?

Geoffrey Shryhane takes a close look at the topics of grief and loneliness...

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Mazda Mx 5

Talking Motors: Better hold on to your investment!

How many times have we all decided that we are going to buy a car, look after it, keep it for years and when the time is right sell it to a collector for a huge sum of money because it has become a classic?

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The benefits of a sports massage

The benefits of a sports massage

Fitness guru The Colonel from the Xercise4less gym gives his latest tips...

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Beer tax cuts can benefit everyone

Beer tax cuts can benefit everyone

It’s Hoppy Hour with our ale expert Andrew Nowell...

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George Barmby was the man in focus in Confessions of the Paparazzi

Confessions of the Paparazzi - Truth and lies through a lens

Journalists, ironically, rarely get a good press these days. As a trade, we usually come bottom of those ‘most trustworthy profession’ polls, sharing the wooden spoon with estate agents.

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George Williams is one of the favourites for the Man of Steel

Talking RL: Central contracts are great, but don’t ignore development

There’s no shortage of sports fans who grow up in Wigan thinking: ‘I’d love to be in charge of Super League one day...’

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