Chef to rustle up retro food on screen
Mum’s quest to stop child abduction
Jade’s dad in call for action on danger dogs
Old pals reunited by missing purse
Nursing levels made public
MP Andy’s charity skydive all set for next week
Olympic torch relay cost borough £17k
A POLICE investigation is underway after a teenage girl was raped on her way to school.4 comments
THIRTY Wigan traffic police posts are being axed as part of swingeing budget cuts.4 comments
A WOMAN kicked out at two Wigan police officers while hurling a barrage of obscene abuse, a court was told.
A WIGAN mum who fought a brave campaign to bring her daughter home from Libya has launched an e-petition to prevent child abduction.12 comments
A NEW smoke-free homes and cars campaign has launched in the borough and is set to raise awareness of the dangers passive fumes can cause children.
DON’T let age put you off attempting the annual Manchester to Blackpool Bike Ride.
Astley & Tyldesley’s junior squad were in action at Stockport on Saturday for the fourth and final North Regional Round of the British Youth & Junior League series. Astley & Tyldesley started the day second in the league table and needed to maintain that position, with the top two teams qualifying for the National series later this summer, to meet six teams from the other three regions.
Leigh Centurions are determined to get back to winning ways in Sunday’s Northern Rail Cup quarter final clash against Whitehaven.
Leigh racer Tony Lynch achieved his pre-event aims in the latest round of the Monster Energy British Rallycross Championship after storming to his first victory of the 2013 season at Knockhill.
Eighteen year old Laura Riches won her second England vest in as many weeks having represented England in the 3000mts steeple chase at the Loughborough home international recording a time of 10:51,and then on Saturday Laura ran in the European Fell Trials at Keswick, and once again presenting England. The tough race started with a run up Latrig followed by Skiddaw, a climb of 990 mts and a steep decent of 1400 mts. Laura ran one of her best fell races of the year finishing 7th overall and first under 23 year old with the England team taking the team prize. The following day Laura ran in the Bupa 10 km race at Manchester finishing third lady in the race recording a time of 37:57.
Leigh Centurions have ousted the current chairman Keith Freer and appointed vice chairman John Roddy as the interim Chairman of the club with immediate effect.
Leigh Centurions chairman Keith Freer has announced a new Board structure that he feels confident will see Leigh achieve its Super League dream.
WIGAN Little Theatre’s poignant yet cheeky season finale is already a sell-out.
A WIGAN estate agency’s Standish branch continues to grow from strength to strength and is experiencing its best ever sales since Regan & Hallworth opened in the village in 2000, becoming a market leader following the tie up with Winnard & Brown.
AN up-and-coming Wigan culinary whizz-cum-lawyer is about to make his small screen debut.
Hugh Dennis wasn’t quite sure how to react when his friend, Irish comedian Ardal O’Hanlon, told him he was the most British person he had ever met.
Nick Taussig is determined we should never forget the brutal excesses of Stalin’s Soviet Russia…
Even in its least powerful 1.2i 16v petrol form, the ADAM punts Vauxhall straight into the style-led city car sector.
REVELLERS packed into an Astley pub to mark its third annual beer and music festival.
A summer fayre is being held at a school in Tyldesley this coming Saturday (June 8).
RESIDENTS are celebrating after a council planning committee rejected controversial plans for a large waste recycling facility.
A COMMUNITY stalwart has organised a charity fashion show virtually single handed.
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Weather for Leigh
Wednesday 19 June 2013
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Wind direction: East