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Bank card scam fraudster and his gang jailed

Crime
Paramedics took the man believing him to be genuinely ill

Man fakes medical emergency for free ride to hospital

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Kevin the Carrot gets the chop after a single complaint about an Aldi advert

Business
The KFC branch in Ince is among those closed

Borough's KFC restaurants could be shut all week

News

Schoolgirl Megan goes the extra mile for the homeless

News

"Exploitative" online advert sparks outrage

News

Polly’s memory to live on as a charity

News

Cancer signs ‘mistaken for dietary issue’

News
KFC in Pemberton

KFC closures across Wigan borough - latest

News
Wigan Infirmary

Health chiefs battle alarming rise in drug hospital admissions

Health

Off-road bikers 'terrorising' neighbourhood

Transport
Drivers are suffering long delays

Delays on M6 after gritter breaks down

Transport
There have been several incidents this morning

Weather warning after crashes on motorway in Wigan

News
Emergency services were called out to reports of a collision involving ablue and white Austin Mini Sky Rose and a white BMW, yesterday.

Man killed and two others injured after horror crash in Leigh

Transport
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This is what the law says you can do when someone parks in front of your house

News

Bank card scam fraudster and his gang jailed

Crime
Wigan And Leigh Magistrates' Court

Week in court

News
Police hunt

Teen flasher exposed himself to schoolgirl

Crime

Police officer suffers broken fingers after patrol car is rammed

Crime

National awards for Leigh’s sporty school

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

Parents struggle to secure top school choice

Education
Atherton Community School

Academy will turn things around

News
Talk to your child about having some responses ready if they are asked to send explicit images

Advice for parents concerned about children sexting

Health
Christmas calf show at Myerscough College

Christmas calf show is moo-velous says College

Education

Kevin the Carrot gets the chop after a single complaint about an Aldi advert

Business
The KFC branch in Ince is among those closed

Borough's KFC restaurants could be shut all week

News
KFC in Pemberton

KFC closures across Wigan borough - latest

News
General view of Crankwood Road where off-road bikes are a nuisance

Off-road bikers 'terrorising' neighbourhood

Transport

Greater Manchester Mayor to hold Q&A session at Wigan venue

News
Wigan Town Hall

Wigan Council tax frozen but bills will still rise by 3%

News
Elected MPs need to stand up for a free press and local democracy

MPs must protect the local press from damaging Lords amendment

News
Peter Franzen

Ex-councillor's fury at 'heavy-handed' raid and arrest

Politics
Jo Platt MP speaking in Parliament

MPs demand information and clarity on Brexit

Politics

‘I could have to move because of fly-tippers’

News
Hindley train station parking

Wigan councillor says it’s a ‘scandal’ as proposals for station are dropped

News
The bags will no longer be free

Free dog waste bags scrapped to save cash

News
The Dray King, picture by Daniel

Hopes of work at Wigan eyesore

News

Man fakes medical emergency for free ride to hospital

News
Persistent bloating can be a sign of ovarian cancer

Cancer signs ‘mistaken for dietary issue’

News
Wigan Infirmary

Health chiefs battle alarming rise in drug hospital admissions

Health
Hindley Health Centre where the pharmacy is located.

"Red flag" system review following death of man

News

Fish cakes recalled over fears they contain pieces of metal

Health