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Crack addict jailed for four years

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Wigan Town Hall

Cheat crackdowns leads to £88k saving for Wigan Council

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VIDEO: Officers raise game to tackle the menace of Wigan's off-road bikers

Crime

Wigan teen rushed to burns unit with serious injuries following chip pan fire

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‘Thank you for all your support’ says wife of heart transplant dad

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Wigan fostering heroes urge carers to keep siblings together

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Borough's own prince and princesses share birthday with royal baby

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Tree Tops farm

Arsonists attempt to torch Wigan farm stables

Crime
Holly the West Highland terrier -  who belonged to former magistrate Gail Bradshaw and her daughter Nicola - developed a severe skin condition

Animal cruelty toll still second worst in the UK

News

New £46m Wigan home for trains provides jobs boost

Transport
Timothy Hill

Director jailed after giving speed cameras the finger

Crime
More trains to London for Wiganers

Capital gains for Wigan rail passengers

Transport
The M58

Motorway closures after 'serious collision' near Wigan

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A photo of the scene posted by Assistant Chief Constable Terry Woods.

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

Transport

Crack addict jailed for four years

News

VIDEO: Officers raise game to tackle the menace of Wigan's off-road bikers

Crime
Tree Tops farm

Arsonists attempt to torch Wigan farm stables

Crime
Timothy Hill

Director jailed after giving speed cameras the finger

Crime

More than 1,000 students sign up to compensation claim

Education
Ofsted report

Ofsted tells Wigan school it must improve

Education
The number of Wigan children attending one of their chosen primary schools has risen

Success for Wigan parents on National Offer Day

Education
Thousands of Wigan schoolchildren got one of their preferred schools

Joy for thousands of Wigan families on National Offer Day

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Rose Bridge Academy in Ince, which is estimated to be losing a staggering 371,440 between 2015 and 2020.

Scope of Wigan school cash cuts finally revealed

Education

New £46m Wigan home for trains provides jobs boost

Transport
Timothy Hill

Director jailed after giving speed cameras the finger

Crime
More trains to London for Wiganers

Capital gains for Wigan rail passengers

Transport
The M58

Motorway closures after 'serious collision' near Wigan

News

Cheat crackdowns leads to £88k saving for Wigan Council

News
Jeremy Corbyn

Labour to press ahead with new public holiday plans

Politics
BIG BREXIT SURVEY

BIG BREXIT SURVEY: Two-fifths of people in Wigan think we would be better off economically in Europe

Politics
PM Theresa May

Borough MPs' alarm over Parliament being sidelined on Syria

Politics

Alfie Evans' parents to appeal against High Court's Rome travel ban ruling

Community
Left, The Duchess of Cambridge, right, royal fans are interviewed by journalists outside the Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London

ROYAL BABY: It's a boy for William and Kate

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RETRO GALLERY: Party like it’s 1999!

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The Duchess of Cambridge

ROYAL BABY: The Duchess of Cambridge admitted to hospital in early stages of labour

News
BIG BREXIT SURVEY

BIG BREXIT SURVEY: Two-fifths of people in Wigan think we would be better off economically in Europe

Politics
Snowy mountains reflected in Buttermere Lake in the Lake District

UK braced for April snowfall as temperatures drop

Environment
Needles recovered from the footpath

Residents' fury over Wigan path drug syringes haul

Environment
New app being tested to highlight effects of cannabis use

'Am I Stoned' app to highlight effects of cannabis

Health
Family handout photo dated 23/04/18 supplied by the Alfies Army Official facebook page of brain-damaged boy Alfie Evans cuddling his mother Kate James at Alder Hey Hospital, Liverpool

UPDATED: Alfie may be allowed home but not to Rome

Health

Father of Alfie Evans says his son has been 'breathing for nine hours' despite life support being turned off

Health