Wigan Today

Motorway closures after 'serious collision' near Wigan

News
Verne Troyer. Photo: PA.

Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer has died aged 49

News
Photo: John Stillwell/PA Wire.

Lancashire care provider seeks rescue plan after financial pressures

Business
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Have you seen missing man William Hope?

Crime

Driver of car that overturned on the M6 arrested for suspected drink driving

Crime

M6 closed following "serious injury collision" involving car and lorry

Transport

Kirkby couple sentenced for bus shelter sex session

Crime
Unison members joined hospital staff and members of the community to protest against 'back door privatisation'

Ballot open for action over Wigan hospital staff firm move

News
Dave and George Hughes

Images: The machine flown over from Germany to keep Wigan dad's heart beating

News
Joseph Kendrick, and family, with Latics chairman David Sharpe, chief executive Jonathan Jackson and Fleetwood CEO Steve Curwood during the half-time interval at Highbury Stadium

Joseph’s Goal Walk to Fleetwood brings football family together

Latics
Max Power celebrates in front of the Latics fans at Fleetwood

Wigan Athletic promoted: How social media reacted

Latics
Max Power celebrates with the packed away end after netting number one

Fan-tastic day for everyone connected with Wigan Athletic!

Latics
David Sharpe, Paul Cook and Dave Whelan

Wigan Athletic chairman Daivd Sharpe: Manager Paul Cook has been unbelievable

Latics

GALLERY: Latics get the party started!

Latics

Perfect day...now let’s make it a perfect season - Wigan Athletic boss

Latics

Fleetwood Town 0 Wigan Athletic 4

Latics

Paul Cook: Emotion can carry Wigan Athletic to promotion aim

Latics
Nicola Walker in The Split.

Big Preview AND TRAILER: Nicola Walker on BBC One's The Split

TV and Film
Pam and Emily with their runner bean chutney in the new BBC2 show Top of the Shops with Tom Kerridge

Top of the Shop with Tom Kerridge - A flop from top to bottom

TV and Film
Martin Morris with Bruce Dickinson at the pre-release showing of Scream For Me Sarajevo

Wiganer took Iron Maiden singer to Bosnia for secret gig

Music
Vianden Castle in the Ardennes region of Luxembourg

Travel: Rich history of nation the size of Lancashire

Travel

VIDEO: Yellow is the colour as parishioners dance for Marie Curie charity

Lifestyle
As we're taking a look back in time, here's a picture from our archives of Geoffrey Shryhane from 26 years ago...he hasn't aged a bit!

They’re gone but not yet forgotten

Opinion