Leigh Observer

Health chiefs’ headway on scourge of bed-blocking

News

IN PICTURES: When terror came to the streets of Wigan

News
Four fire crews tackled the blaze at Hindleys Farm in Atherton

Probe is launched after serious fire at stables

News
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Mayor says farewell after raising thousands for charities

News

Borough's hospitals still axing hundreds of operations

News

New mum given the "gift of life" through double transplant

News

'Baggo' killer jailed for four years and eight months

Crime
Scott Sharples has been missing since March

Body found in search for missing Wigan dad Scott Sharples

News
Wigan And Leigh Magistrates' Court

Leigh's week in court

News
Kieron Purtill. Photo: Paul McCarthy

Kieron Purtill appointed Leigh Centurions coach

Sport
The Challenge Cup

Leigh to face Salford in Challenge Cup

Sport
The action at the Commonwealth Games gets underway in the early hours of Thursday morning UK time.

When are Lancashire's athletes in action for Team England at the Commonwealth Games?

Sport

Opening-day Sheffield Wednesday win laid foundations for PNE’s season

Football

Beaumont: I take responsibility for Leigh’s position

Sport

Centurions slide as Baptiste goes home

Sport

Higham resumes playing career

Sport

Wigan Athletic ace looking for Perks!

Football
Five Years From Now by Paige Toon

Book review: Five Years From Now by Paige Toon

Arts
All About Families by Felicity Brooks and Mar Ferrero

Book review: A sparkling selection of sunshine reads from Usborne

Arts
Poldark: The Angry Tide by Winston Graham

Book review: Poldark: The Angry Tide by Winston Graham

Arts
National Garden Scheme

Beautiful Lancashire gardens available to view via National Garden Scheme

News
The Calendar Girls as they are now

Calendar Girls photographer: We’re going to need bigger buns

Opinion
Bickershaw Festival was so muddy it was more reminiscent of the Somme

When snazzy clothing and big haircuts were all the rage in Leigh

Lifestyle