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Kirkby couple sentenced for bus shelter sex session

Crime
Prince Andrew

Duke to make third attempt at visiting borough

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Lena Somerville

Borough woman's relief as Windrush scandal finally highlighted

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Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Man charged with sexual assault

Crime

Don't let stress take control of your life

Health

VIDEO: Footage released as police tackle illegal off-road bikes

Crime

Jail for violent duo over hotel robbery

Crime

MPs' concerns about British involvement in Syria

Politics
David Dargan

Gang behind violent armed raid gets 34 years in jail

Crime
Stephen Warburton

Police hunt wanted man after woman was held at knifepoint for eight hours

Crime

Guided busway to shut for maintenance

Transport
A Stagecoach bus

Bus fares to rise alongside shake-up for timetables

Transport

Diesel tax, benefits & five other law changes you need to know about in 2018

Business
A yellow warning of ice has been issued

Gritters in action tonight after yellow warning of ice for the north west

Environment
The list of withheld registrations includes combinations which should never be seen on the roads

These are some of the number plates the DVLA has banned in 2018

Transport

Kirkby couple sentenced for bus shelter sex session

Crime
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Man charged with sexual assault

Crime

VIDEO: Footage released as police tackle illegal off-road bikes

Crime
Richard Johnson (left) and Jordan West

Jail for violent duo over hotel robbery

Crime

When do parents in Lancashire find out about primary school places and can I appeal?

Education
Rowan Tree Primary School in Atherton was rated "Outstanding" by Ofsted

Have your say on special schools plan

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Social media - a new threat

School reputations damaged by social media

Education

When it comes to Mother's Day, what are your kids really thinking?

Education

Pub giant Wetherspoon closes social media profiles

Business

IN PICTURES: 17 cars from British Leyland’s 50 year history

News
The sugar tax will affect the cost of soft drinks

Five things to know about sugar tax on soft drinks

Business
Have you downloaded your Facebook data?

What information is held by Facebook? How to find out what Facebook knows about you?

News

MPs' concerns about British involvement in Syria

Politics
MP Jo Platt

MP demands funding boost to save councils from financial ruin

Politics

Mayor Andy put on spot at Q&A night

Politics
Andy Burnham

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

Waste centre plan is put on hold

News
Work on the site

Work begins at contested site in Leigh

News
The Bridgewater Canal

Eight-year wait for footpath adoption too long

Environment
Slag Lane

Horse riders to protest at dangerous motorists

News

Don't let stress take control of your life

Health
Eight out of 10 police officers are showing signs of depression according to a new report

Majority of police officers are depressed about work

Health
Lack of exercise is one of the main contributing factors in obesity

Inactivity levels high in borough

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Bedford Care Home

Failing borough care home bought out by leading healthcare provider

News
Delia Clarke, lead nurse at Leigh, with members of the new Leigh Warblers singing group

Singing group will hit the healthy notes in Leigh

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