Leigh Observer

Labour moves swiftly to replace vacant cabinet role

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Christopher Eccleston, who is the new patron of Leigh Film and the Leigh Short Film Festival

Former Timelord Christopher Eccleston is film group’s patron

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Sonia Halliwell

Council bosses deny union claims about staff morale

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RL stars give Jack’s fund a push!

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Community stalwart steps down from neighbourhood forum

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Wrecking spree at allotment is condemned

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Councillors' support for sacked colleague

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Top tips on how to lower your energy bills

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Leigh Infirmary

Rehab unit to stay here ... for now

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Harrison Hansen in action last Friday. Photo: Paul McCarthy

Jukes vows ‘we’ll scrap to the end’

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Castleford Tigers' Junior Moors(right) is tackled by Leigh Centurions' Eloi Pelissier

Castleford 44 Leigh 16

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Ronnie O'Sullivan to cut back on interviews after latest controversy

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New signing: Atelea Vea

Centurions’ Vea has so much to pass on

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New man Naughton in line for Tigers test

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Quiz: which of these players have scored 100 or more Premier League goals?

Football 1

Leigh Centurions 36 Desbury Rams 4

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BBC broadcast for Challenge Cup derby

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(left to right) Jon Bentley, Craig Charles, Georgie Barrat and Ortis Deley

Red Dwarf star Craig Charles named The Gadget Show's new host

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Natalie Brown (SAN BROOKE), Julie Bushby (SHERIDAN SMITH), Karen Matthews (GEMMA WHELAN), the three women at the centre of BBC drama The Moorside

The Moorside - A brave attempt to redress the balance

Arts
June Brown as Dot Cotton in Eastenders

Nasty Nick, the monologue and cannabis tea - Dot Cotton's Eastenders highlights

Offbeat
Christopher Eccleston, who is the new patron of Leigh Film and the Leigh Short Film Festival

Former Timelord Christopher Eccleston is film group’s patron

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Geoffrey Shryhane

Yes, time heals – but exactly how long does it take?

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John Churton

Travelling singer’s Nashville dreams

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