Leigh Observer

Cash raised for homeless Chris’ funeral

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A total of 16 defendants, including 15 men and one woman, have been charged over the major disturbance at Hindley Prison, which took place in May last year

Charges over jail disturbance

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Police are searching for the masked robbers

Betting shop smashed up by masked robbers with sledgehammers

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Telecoms firm calls in real living wage

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Plan for 80 new homes approved

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Make a date: Santa’s sleigh is on its way

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Lidl to take part in Black Friday for the first time

Business
Wigan And Leigh Courthouse

Week in court

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Leigh Film Society members collecting their gongs

Triple awards joy for borough film society

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England coach Wayne Bennett

England 36 Papua New Guinea 6

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Saints in action against Leigh last season. Photo: Brian King

Saints to face Leigh in pre-season

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Stan Walmsley

Former Leigh star Walmsley dies

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Geoff Fletcher

Tributes to great character of RL

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Bennett: England problems can be fixed

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England 36 France 6

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Centurions reveal new home kit

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Higham looks to next chapter of career

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The Desperado and A Noose for the Desperado by Clifton Adams

Book review: The Desperado and A Noose for the Desperado by Clifton Adams

Arts
The Perfect Victim by Corrie Jackson

Book review: The Perfect Victim by Corrie Jackson

Arts
Apps for kids to explore the world of music

Top apps for introducing your kids to music

Music
Rothay Manor dates back to the Regency period

Travel review - Rothay Manor, Ambleside

Lifestyle
Zabaione from Gino's Italian Coastal Escape by Gino D'Acampo

How to make Gino D'Acampo's zabaione with limoncello and strawberries

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The Nimes Roman ampitheatre

TRAVEL: Underground and overground in beautiful southern France

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