Leigh Observer

Week in court

News

Benefit pilot leaves most in rent arrears

News
Arriva buses will be affected by a strike today

Bus strikes will hit services across Wigan, Leigh and St Helens

Transport
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Sweet news for Quality Street fans as Toffee Deluxe returns for Christmas

Whats on

Nearly one in 10 pupils took term-time holidays in last year

Education

Don't prepare food for 48 hours to avoid spreading vomiting bug, sufferers told

Health

Tougher penalties backed for those who break rules of the road, survey shows

Transport

Take a look at the amazing images competing for Wildlife Photographer of Year

Offbeat
Traffic jams on the UK's major roads could reach a peak next month

Traffic jams on major roads expected to hit peak in November

Transport

Sir Bobby Charlton, one of football's great champions

Sport
The cancellations are in addition to the train strikes which has seen a significant amount of trains taken out of service today.

Some trains cancelled from Wigan to Manchester due to flooding

Transport
Ben Crooks

Leigh hand permanent deal to Crooks

Sport
Danny Tickle is dejected

Jukes: People lose jobs and it’s sickening

Sport

Grand Final to remain at Old Trafford

Sport

Jukes job safe at Centurions

Sport

Jukes: We’ve got momentum ahead of Million Pound Game

Sport

Former England skipper Rio Ferdinand to step into the ring

Sport
Daintees  Bayswater Road, Barbarville Records

Daintees – Bayswater Road, Barbarville Records

Music
Joe McElderry in Joseph

Review: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat at Palace Theatre, Manchester

News
Wrong Place by Michelle Davies

Book review: Wrong Place by Michelle Davies

Arts
Rubis Chocolate Wine

Aldi is combining two delicious products this Christmas with release of its chocolate wine

Offbeat
Quality Street first hit the shelves in 1936

Sweet news for Quality Street fans as Toffee Deluxe returns for Christmas

Whats on
It's gin o'clock

Cheers! It's International Gin and Tonic Day - again

Whats on