News

News

Angry family searching for crash driver

Crime
Ann Maguire, who was murdered by pupil Will Cornick (right)

Ann Maguire murder: There were missed opportunities

Crime
Blink 182 proudly sporting the Wigan shirt

Latics kit appears on rock band Blink 182's official tour shirt

News

Mum blasts B&M over store’s Christmas letter which breaks the ‘unwritten Santa Code’

Offbeat

Builder apologises after dumping waste

Crime

Bold plan to give lifeline to the homeless

News

BUDGET AUTUMN 2017: As it happened

Business
Leslie Hunt

Missing Wigan man found

News

Motorway reopens after lorry fire

Transport
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
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

Angry family searching for crash driver

Crime
Ann Maguire, who was murdered by pupil Will Cornick (right)

Ann Maguire murder: There were missed opportunities

Crime
The dumped rubbish

Builder apologises after dumping waste

Crime
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Sex offender is jailed for talking to a girl

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

BUDGET AUTUMN 2017: As it happened

Business
Coun Steve Jones is supporting traders at Ashton Market

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

56,000 foreign nationals disappear off Home Office radar

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
Union members voted by 84% in favour of strikes

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
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