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Murder inquiry launched after death of 28-year-old woman in Wigan

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Police and scenes of crime officers outside the house in Thomas Street, Hindley Green

Wigan detectives drop Hindley Green murder inquiry

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Westleigh Park in Leigh, the scene of the attack

Manhunt after girl, 13, is grabbed in Leigh park

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Sun-sational shot of St Annes Pier

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Top bands to entertain the Leigh 10k crowds

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Chemist chain ‘sorry’ in morning after pill row

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Artwork ‘worn in just months’

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Three men hospitalised after car hits tree and wall in Leigh

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Haydock Park racecourse

Haydock stalls handler killed in ‘freak accident’

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Stephen Moss

Bands pull out the stops for local ‘legend’

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Public transport safety blitz is launched

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Second fares hike plans for ring and ride users

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Train users are being warned of disruption ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend

Train users warned over closures and reduced services over bank holiday

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Wigan bus station

Fewer Wigan buses left on time

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Murder inquiry launched after death of 28-year-old woman in Wigan

Crime
Police and scenes of crime officers outside the house in Thomas Street, Hindley Green

Wigan detectives drop Hindley Green murder inquiry

Crime
Westleigh Park in Leigh, the scene of the attack

Manhunt after girl, 13, is grabbed in Leigh park

Crime
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Week in court

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Eco-friendly ad earns school top honours

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Scenes from the Bedford High School Poetry Slam

Well versed for poetry slam

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A major savings boost will be flowing the way of Lancashire schools after water company bosses agreed to a bill reduction.

£1m windfall flows back to Lancashire schools

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Union launches new blast on primary tests

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Peter Sugden

Disgraced teacher banned for relationship with teen

Education

State pension age to rise to 68 earlier than planned

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Andy Burnham, police and transport chiefs

Public transport safety blitz is launched

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Second fares hike plans for ring and ride users

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Train users are being warned of disruption ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend

Train users warned over closures and reduced services over bank holiday

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MP’s first speech champions town

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Wigan Trades Council demonstration against the cuts on Market Place

Unions attack Labour council over care plan

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Overflowing bins

Opposition leader’s fury at bin fines plan

Politics

Burnham back in borough to open homelessness fund

Politics

Artwork ‘worn in just months’

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Impressions of the �10m Astley Point development

Unique scheme creates affordable new homes

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The Rose Centre in Lowton

Hopes civic hall could be saved are dashed

Environment

Chemist chain ‘sorry’ in morning after pill row

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Stephen Moss

Bands pull out the stops for local ‘legend’

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Kate Roach and baby Charlie at home

Mum’s praise for home birth

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June Lomax from Leigh, with a photograph of her daughter Sandra

‘Let my daughter leave hospital’ pleads mum

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Paul Reynolds (left)

‘Amazing’ surge in organ donors

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