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Health chiefs: £98m NHS cash gap can be bridged

Health
Wigan Infirmary

Inquest stalls over hospital drug query

Health
Wigan town centre

The origins of Black Friday and where you can get discount deals in Wigan

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Town’s tribute to Liam, the ‘nicest guy on earth’

News

Families to be asked about artificial limb recycling

Environment

Plans for care home at ex-council building site

Business

Teen attacked by trio with scissors

Crime
Hindley Prison

Jail for prison drugs smuggler

Crime
Brothers reunited: Roy Aspinall (left) and Billy White

Wiganer recognises homeless man as his long-lost brother

News

How to prepare your car for winter

Transport
The new Kia Stinger GT S

First drive: Kia's new stinger GT S

Transport
Travelling to work on public transport or by bike could be making you deaf, say scientist

Commuting by bike or public transport could make you deaf, scientists warn

Transport
The M6 tonight

Motorway reopens after lorry fire

Transport
How long is your journey each day?

Commuting time on the rise in the North West

Transport

Teen attacked by trio with scissors

Crime
Hindley Prison

Jail for prison drugs smuggler

Crime
Paedophile found guilty

Vile Wigan paedophile awaits his fate

Crime
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

‘Stalking’ ex given ban extension

Crime

Flood hit schools and nurseries close across Lancashire

Education
An app is helping pupils tackle bullies

App helps Wigan schoolchildren report bullying

Education
Young people aged 11 to 16 will be urged to run to safety

Anti-terror attack advice for pupils aged 11 to 16 made available for schools

Education
Children should be able to try out "the many cloaks of identity" without being labelled or bullied

Young should not be bullied for exploring their identity, says Church of England

Education
Bullying - there's no place for it

Bullying makes young afraid of being different

Education

Plans for care home at ex-council building site

Business
Wheelchair users "cannot get round"

Wheelchair users 'cannot get round many WH Smith stores'

Business
Stay safe this Black Friday

Black Friday, Cyber Monday: Tips to protect yourself from fraud when shopping online

Business

BLACK FRIDAY: A survival guide for online shoppers

Business

MP defends 'Top 10' expenses list appearance

News
Coroner Peter Sigee warned that cyclists could die because of new Government rules relaxing repairs to deep potholes

New pothole repair rules will increase risk of cycling deaths, coroner warns

Transport
The disgraced former Tory deputy chairman believes the country is "sick of elections"

Lord Archer: Corbyn will become Prime Minister if election is held next year

Politics

Thinking of others is the best gift of all

Community
Maria Lawton with daughter Keira

Family unite for fund-raising campaign in memory of popular Harry

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Ruth Brookes, Nick Brookes, Keith Irwin and Janet Mitchell at last years parkrun event with The Brick

Support the homeless by joining run

Community
Staff and trainees at The Hamlet urge people to cast their votes

Votes needed for cash for innovative scheme

News
Paul Barton

Families to be asked about artificial limb recycling

Environment
Icy patches are likely to form on untreated surfaces as temperatures fall

Met Office issues weather warning as temperatures set to drop

Environment
Plans are on track

Health chiefs: £98m NHS cash gap can be bridged

Health
Wigan Infirmary

Inquest stalls over hospital drug query

Health
Breastfeeding can provide comfort and security, even as a toddler

Breastfeeding beyond the age of two: What are the benefits?

Health