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NHS finances are 'the top priority' says trust chief

Health
Police probe

Man fighting for life after assault following England game

Crime
Stephen Tink Davison, whose death was alcohol and drug related

Best friend’s death haunted fraudster

News
Police probe

Wigan priest in court on sex rap

Crime

Tyre fire started at abandoned Wigan mill

News

PICTURES: 15 Wigan pubs from yesteryear - but which are still standing?

News

Arson attack on old buses at Wigan compound

Crime

Father from Wigan died after taking drugs bought on the internet

Health
The team at The Black Pepper bistro

Chef's delight at Wigan bistro's ideal location

Business
The land next to the Cherry Gardens pub

Residents to fight retail plans for Wigan green space

Environment

Three supermarkets cut fuel prices again as wholesale costs drop

Transport
Chris Boardman with Coun Carl Sweeney and local cyclist David Stanley at Saddle Junction

Work to start on new cycle lanes at major Wigan junction

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Both items will go up for sale at 11am on June 28

Rare number plates to go under the hammer

Transport
Anyone caught can be prosecuted for perverting the course of justice

One in five drivers has taken penalty points for someone else, survey finds

Transport
Lisa Nandy with the bombshell e-mails in Parliament

Investigation over "disgraceful" Wigan rail line e-mails

Transport

Man fighting for life after assault following England game

Crime
Police probe

Wigan priest in court on sex rap

Crime
Fire incident

Tyre fire started at abandoned Wigan mill

News
The fire-ravaged bus compound

Arson attack on old buses at Wigan compound

Crime

VIDEO: Mayor cuts the ribbon as school’s refurbishment is completed

Education
Pupils from Woodfield Primary have excelled with the Daily Mile

Pupil fitness is miles better in Wigan

Education

VIDEO: Kind-hearted pupil raises funds for school piano

Education
Smartphones in the classroom

Ofsted chief backs calls to ban mobile phones in schools

Education
A "wish list" for parents

School asks parents to help supply pens, pencils and toilet paper

Education

Chef's delight at Wigan bistro's ideal location

Business
The price of a barrel of oil has fallen

Three supermarkets cut fuel prices again as wholesale costs drop

Transport
Rebate for some council house tenants

Wigan council house tenants due for rebate

Business
Chris Boardman with Coun Carl Sweeney and local cyclist David Stanley at Saddle Junction

Work to start on new cycle lanes at major Wigan junction

News

Bank holiday if home nation reaches World Cup final?

Politics
Wigan's old cattle market

Plans to create 70 homes on former cattle market land

News
Charlotte Caldwell, mother of 12-year-old Billy Caldwell, speaks outside Chelsea & Westminster Hospital

Review of medicinal use of cannabis launched by Home Secretary

Health
MPs Lisa Nandy and Yvonne Fovargue

MPs blast credit roll-out

News

PICTURES: 15 Wigan pubs from yesteryear - but which are still standing?

News
Retired police officer Ken Flewitt, with Bella Morris, five, and her mum Natalie Stevenson

Wigan Warriors fan's cycle ride is in league of its own

News

IN PICTURES: Wigan through the decades

News
Conor McGinn (right)

Service marks anniversary of mining disaster

News
Two slip roads have been closed.

Motorway slip roads closed as police deal with 'distressed' woman on a bridge

Transport

Residents to fight retail plans for Wigan green space

Environment

Wigan is expected to be just as hot as GIBRALTAR next week as temperatures soar

Environment
The zigzag elm sawfly

Fresh fears for UK elms as 'first evidence' of new pest confirmed

Environment
Access has been restricted

Fury over M6 slip road closure

News
Andrew Foster, WWL NHS Foundation Trust chief executive outside Wigan Infirmary

NHS finances are 'the top priority' says trust chief

Health
Bolton Coroners Court

Father from Wigan died after taking drugs bought on the internet

Health

VIDEO: Team work will beat the bulge

Health