Leigh Observer

About nine in 10 people with diabetes have type 2 diabetes

Doctors should send pre-diabetes patients to weight watchers, say experts

Health
The GLC model is one of many affected

Air bag concerns force Mercedes-Benz recall

Transport
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Revealed: The best and worst motorway service areas

Transport

Comedian Sean Hughes dies aged 51

Arts

University robots to improve the care of older people, patients and autistic children

Education

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Crime
Willow Street, Atherton. Pic: Google Street View

Bedroom destroyed after house blaze

News

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
The Blind

Book review: The Blind by A.F. Brady

Arts
The Princess and the Suffragette by Holly Webb

Book reviews: Fighting for votes, exploring nature and cracking codes

Arts
Labelled 'extra dry'

Affordable organic prosecco from Lidl? We've put it to the test

Whats on
Labelled 'extra dry'

Affordable organic prosecco from Lidl? We've put it to the test

Whats on

GBBO’s Martha Collison creates four-minute recipes to fill ad breaks

Whats on
14 pints of beer a day, and it wasn't weak

Beer 'as much of a dietary staple as bread' in 16th century

Whats on