Woman rescued from car after crash in Wigan

Emergency services were called when two cars crashed on a bend in Wigan.

George Williams crossed in the second-half

Wigan 48 Huddersfield 10: Five things we learned

Five things we learned from Wigan’s 48-10 win against Huddersfield....

Wigan Warriors
Chey Dunkley sealed the win

Six points in four days delights Cook

Paul Cook poured praise on his players for collecting six points in four days after Latics’ 2-0 victory at Bury.

Paul Cook's side climbed back into the top-two

Bury 0 Wigan Athletic 2

Wigan moved back into the automatic promotion places with a 2-0 victory at Bury.

Police were called at 3.45pm

Man taken to hospital with serious injuries after collision

A man was seriously injured in a collision at a busy junction.

Shaun MacDonald was on the bench for the trip to Bournemouth in January

Wigan Athletic ace Shaun MacDonald nears return

Wigan Athletic are hoping Shaun MacDonald’s long-awaited return will be ‘sooner, rather than later.’

Latics beat Walsall on Wednesday night

Pressure is ‘welcome’ for Wigan Athletic

With the prospect of going top of the table if results go their way this afternoon, Latics first team coach Anthony Barry insists they will have tunnel vision as far as league standings go.

Shaun Wane

Wane salutes ‘ruthless’ Wigan after crushing win

Shaun Wane hailed his team’s “ruthless mentality” as they chalked up their biggest victory in 18 months.

Wigan Warriors
Tom Davies  scores Wigan's second try

Wigan Warriors 48, Huddersfield Giants 10

Wigan sharpened the knives ahead of next week’s derby with a complete display and a comprehensive victory.
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Jam or cream first? Milk in tea before or after water? What are your food habits?

Forget politics, war and sporting events – there’s nothing that divides the nation more than arguing about our nosh.

Full English on a spade

I want a plate ... not a spade

I’ve always been the type of person to call a spade a spade... but I draw the line at calling a spade a plate.

Pundit Jamie Carragher, who has been suspended by Sky

Readers' letters - March 23

‘Spitgate’ should not be a trial by media and hysteria
Your Say
A correspondent says it is better to wait rather than rush to blame for the Salisbury poisoning

Readers' letters - March 22

No one has a crystal ball to reveal all in Salisbury
Your Say
Nine football pitches owned by the council or boroughs leisure organisation could be sold off, says a report

Readers' letters - March 21

Don’t sell them off – keep our sports fields for our children
Your Say
A correspondent comments on the spiralling costs of universities. Do you agree?

Readers' letters - March 20

Universities are seats of learning at a high cost
Your Say
Sir Ken Dodd

Readers' letters - March 19

A king of clowns has died – we shall miss Sir Ken Dodd
Your Say
Louise Hughes with dad Tony Sedgwick at her wedding at Freeman Hospital in Newcastle

Wigan heart transplant dad ties the knot

A Wigan man who battled through a gruelling heart transplant has married his devoted partner in a hospital ceremony exactly a month after the life-changing surgery.

The Plantation Gates

Haigh Hall gates make cover of new book

Wigan’s landmark Plantation Gates appear on the cover of a new book written by a regular visitor to the town.

Members of the community at the new Knit and Natter group who meet every Friday at One House Community Centre, in Haigh Road, Aspull

Wigan mum’s appeal for community hub

A Wigan mum is launching a public appeal for residents to back her one-stop community hub as it approaches a crucial milestone.

Oliver's illustration

Comic strip presents ... Oliver!

Olivier Carrick has been such an inspiration to his mentors and fellow students his dedication has been immortalised in a comic strip illustration.

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