Leigh Observer

Unaccompanied teens hit by McDonald's evening ban

News
Inspiring Healthy Lifestyles Pete Burt, MP Jo Platt, Angela Pike and Maxine Armstrong, of Wigan And Leigh Hospice

On your marks for next Leigh 10k

News
Coun Stephen Hellier spoke against the plan to use local green belt

Planners allow homes to be built on green belt land

Environment
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Week in court

News

Police are left facing budget gap of £12m

Crime

Car lovers out in force to say farewell to Damian

News

Parents struggle to secure top school choice

Education
Andrew Green

Bogus taxi driver is jailed after raping teenager

News
Maxilead Metals' site at the Parr Bridge Works in Tyldesley

Waste firm hopes for double planning success

Environment
Mennie in action for the Sheffield Shield

Lancashire announce Australian Joe Mennie as 2018 overseas player

More Sport
Tommy Grainey

Tributes to ex-Leigh ace Grainey

Sport
Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham

Burnham’s ‘honour’ at RFL role

Sport
Kurth Baptiste

Centurions sign Baptiste

Sport

Widdop: Australia were just too good

Sport

Australia 6 England 0

Sport

Widdop relieved after Tonga scare

Sport

Tonga 18 England 20

Sport
A WHOPPER: The Big Big Camera will be at The National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield.

How Ian Beesley used one of the world’s biggest cameras to take intimate portraits of former miners

Arts
Michelle Young, whose story was featured in Millionaire Ex-Wives Club, battled her husband in the courts for 10 years

Millionaire Ex-Wives Club - A measure of sympathy for the devil?

Arts
Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin (The Early Years 1926-1966) by Kenneth Womack

Book review: Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin (The Early Years 1926-1966) by Kenneth Womack

Arts
Trains had to be dug out of snowdrifts in 1947

When Leigh shivered in the grip of a three-month snowstorm

Lifestyle
Calm the nerves with a pre-flight pint?

That pre-flight pint at the airport might be a thing of the past

Transport