Leigh Observer

Car lovers out in force to say farewell to Damian

News
In a report Mr Burnham said: The number of police officers has reduced by 2,000 since 2010

Police are left facing budget gap of £12m

Crime
Did your child get into their first-choice school?

Parents struggle to secure top school choice

Education
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Bogus taxi driver is jailed after raping teenager

News

Waste firm hopes for double planning success

Environment

Structural work begins at sports centre

News

Turnpike House to turn over a new leaf?

News
Atherton Community School

Academy will turn things around

News
The former Citizens Advice building

Leigh town centre set for new community hub

News
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
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
The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Book review: The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Arts
A Good Heart is Hard to Find by Trisha Ashley

Book review: A Good Heart is Hard to Find by Trisha Ashley

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