Leigh Observer

Grace and Reece Lynch, centre, with mum Carole Lynch, Paul Carroll, of Wigan And Leigh Young Carers, and Astley Hire MD Stephen Dorricott.

Teenager is like ‘second mum’ to her brother, 13

News

Revellers warned over railway station safety over Christmas period

Transport
Light sleet showers
4c
0c

Most Britons think amount of waste generated at Christmas 'unacceptable'

Environment

Virgin Trains' workers 'solidly supporting' pay strike

Transport

Under age drinking warning as study finds sixth of parents let young drink at 14

Health

Ice warning for Lancashire drivers

Transport
"ATM deserts" could be created

Link says it is 'committed to maintaining geographical coverage of free ATMs'

Business
Some 1,727 motorists were questioned by the RAC.

Drivers admit getting behind wheel when they may have been over drink limit

Crime

Deep fried mince pies on chip shop's festive menu

Whats on
Six Christmas puddings for all your festive dessert needs

Boggled by too many Christmas pudding choices? Here's our verdict on six of the best

Whats on
Georgia Toffolo arrives back from Australia at Heathrow Airport's Terminal 3

Georgia Toffolo: I'm a Celeb has cleared my skin

Arts

Deep fried mince pies on chip shop's festive menu

Whats on
Six Christmas puddings for all your festive dessert needs

Boggled by too many Christmas pudding choices? Here's our verdict on six of the best

Whats on
Using larger glasses led to an almost 10% increase in sales

Wine glass capacity 'increased significantly' over last 300 years, study finds

Whats on