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News

Parent called Wigan headteacher a 'sex case' and a 'paedo'

Crime
Be on your guard, charity warns

Cancer charity's bag scam warning

Crime
Bottles and drug paraphernalia left outside the day care centre on Queen Street in Golborne

Yob problem: We're fighting back!

Crime
The defib was only installed at the store last month

Dentist restarts cyclist's heart with newly installed defib

News

Man airlifted to hospital following collision

News

Cash raised for homeless Chris’ funeral

News

Ann Maguire murder: Jury considers conclusions

Crime

Roller rink future is secured by new deal

News
The plants are on sale in Asda until January.

Could pineapple plants be the cure for snoring nightmare?

Health
The incident happened outside the Esso garage on Ormskirk Road

Man taken to hospital after being hit by van

News

Commuting time on the rise in the North West

Transport
Bradley Lodge, nine, with cousin Elliott Guest, on the main road

Concerns at lack of crossing patrol

Transport
The new Audi design centre

Behind the scenes at Audi's new design centre

Transport
A Virgin Trains service

Virgin Trains staff set to strike

Transport
Union members voted by 84% in favour of strikes

Driving examiners to stage 48-hour strike on day new test is launched

Environment

Parent called Wigan headteacher a 'sex case' and a 'paedo'

Crime
Be on your guard, charity warns

Cancer charity's bag scam warning

Crime
Bottles and drug paraphernalia left outside the day care centre on Queen Street in Golborne

Yob problem: We're fighting back!

Crime
Ann Maguire

Ann Maguire murder: Jury considers conclusions

Crime

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
Around 20 children were taken home by their parents

120 pupils taken out of classes for wearing wrong shoes

Education

Councillor enters market row

News
How long is your journey each day?

Commuting time on the rise in the North West

Transport
Bradley Lodge, nine, with cousin Elliott Guest, on the main road

Concerns at lack of crossing patrol

Transport
Lidl joins fellow budget supermarket Aldi in jumping on the Black Friday tradition

Lidl to take part in Black Friday for the first time

Business

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
At the end of last year, there were nearly 56,000 "declared absconders"

56,000 foreign nationals disappear off Home Office radar

Politics
Damian Edwardson on election night

Councillor's surprise departure over work pressure

Politics

Votes needed for cash for innovative scheme

News
The proposed unit for Portland Wines at the Winstanley Centre

Councillors to decide on wine and gin bar

Community
Wreaths were laid

The borough falls silent to honour its war heroes

News
Christine with her baby son Jack

Grieving mum's festive fund-raiser

News
Karen Caffrey with local residents at The One House

Centre opened in memory of tragic David, 39

News

Driving examiners to stage 48-hour strike on day new test is launched

Environment

Earth-sized planet discovered with 'mild' climate and peaceful parent star

Environment
Planet Earth photographed on December 7, 1972 during the Apollo 17 moon mission

Scientists issue grave 'warning to humanity' 25 years on from landmark alert

Environment
Venus (left) and Jupiter in the skies over Brighton Pier

Jupiter and Venus put on a show for early-morning stargazers

Environment
The plants are on sale in Asda until January.

Could pineapple plants be the cure for snoring nightmare?

Health
Hygiene ratings

Hygiene ratings - latest results

Health
The mouldy curry sauce

Inspectors to investigate takeaway sauce 'mould'

Health