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Wigan heart transplant dad out of surgery

News
Darren Pilkington

'Our daughter's killer should never be allowed out'

Crime
Dave Hughes with son George and partner Louise Sedgwick

Brave Wigan dad undergoes heart transplant surgery

News
Police were called after the woman was raped at Amberswood nature reserve on Sunday afternoon

Wigan rape victim's race fears after attack

Crime

Frustration at eyesore dangerous Wigan building

Environment

Wigan Reverend speaks out about youth group drug issues

News

Final whistle for Wigan landlord

News

Grieving Wigan family donates more than £1,000 to hospice in cancer dad's memory

News
Stuart Hurst and Bob Nelson from Hophurst at the new microbar

Wigan brewery opens long-awaited micropub

Business
Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry revealed he has been battling prostate cancer

Health

Legal notice for owner of dangerous Wigan building

Transport
Coming to a Corsa near you

The new must-have car accessory comes in Queen or Pope

Offbeat
The dangerous building on Bridge Street in Hindley

Dangerous building about to collapse shuts Wigan road

Transport
Coun Ron Conway and Debbie Parkinson at the bridge

Activist's call for traffic lights at Wigan railway bridge

Transport
General view of Crankwood Road where off-road bikes are a nuisance

Off-road bikers 'terrorising' neighbourhood

Transport

'Our daughter's killer should never be allowed out'

Crime
Police were called after the woman was raped at Amberswood nature reserve on Sunday afternoon

Wigan rape victim's race fears after attack

Crime
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Wigan man faces indecent image charges

Crime
Ashley Vickers

Bank card scam fraudster and his gang jailed

Crime
Holy Family School in Platt Bridge

Wigan school which banned parents is ‘still failing’

Education
The most popular answer was mum

Mums and dads are children's superheroes

Education

Wigan brewery opens long-awaited micropub

Business
A food recall notice has been issued for the sweets produced by IKEA

IKEA recalls popular sweets over fears of rodent infestation

Business
Cora is able to answer basic verbal questions

NatWest testing 'digital human' Cora who can answer customers' questions

Business

Kevin the Carrot gets the chop after a single complaint about an Aldi advert

Business

Backing for lecturers’ strike

Politics
Coun Steve Jones

Euphoria and disappointment after ruling

Politics
Wigan Town Hall

Wigan councillor did not quit so vote is axed

Politics
Coun Steve Jones

Court drama as Bryn by-election ruled ‘not lawful’ and scrapped

News

Lancashire's worst civilian air crash

Nostalgia
Rev Denise Hayes

Wigan Reverend speaks out about youth group drug issues

News

Enjoying a string and a sing at the Hospice

Community
A food recall notice has been issued for the sweets produced by IKEA

IKEA recalls popular sweets over fears of rodent infestation

Business
Withnall House

New location announced for Wigan armed forces hub

News

Frustration at eyesore dangerous Wigan building

Environment
Litter around Wigan Flashes car park

Dismay over wanton vandalism at Wigan beauty spot

News
More planned road closures for next month

Traffic chaos for Wigan motorists

News
Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry revealed he has been battling prostate cancer

Health
A third of patients faced a wait of more than 30 minutes to be handed to hospital staff when they arrived at A&E

Ambulances still taking longer than expected to reach patients

Health
Judith Fitzmartin worked at Wigan Infirmary before her dismissal

Hospital trust remedies nurse's claim

News