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14 min ago | Bury Times
TAX dodgers owe Bury Council more than A 6 million in unpaid bills - and town hall chiefs are refusing to write off the debt and are sending in the bailiffs.
4 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
The teenage boy was punched and kicked 17 times and his friend, a teenage girl also dressed in Goth style clothing, was punched in the head A boy and girl wearing Goth-style clothing who were brutally assaulted by three teenage girls are being urged to come forward by police.
8 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Every time Brian Williams was finally slipping away, he suffered an electric shock inside his body as the device tried to restart his heart and bring him back to life A dying dad was forced to endure 31 electric shocks over two days after bungling doctors failed to switch off a heart defibrillator inside him.
12 hrs ago | WYFF-TV Greenville
On this date in 1978, the world's first so-called "test tube baby" was born. Louise Brown weighed five pounds, 21 ounces when she was born in Manchester, England.
A CONSULTATION is under way to determine which hospitals in Greater Manchester should be given specialist status under the new Healthier Together proposals.
Nathan Picton, aged 22, was rushed to hospital hours after the attack in En-Vogue bar in Bradshawgate, Bolton, after his vision went blurred and he was repeatedly sick.
HEROIC neighbours have rescued a family of three from a burning house after a children's game went horribly wrong.
The 36-year-old midfielder and former England star is the MLS expansion club's second high-profile international signing leading to its first season in 2015.
Campaigners packed into a council meeting to make their feelings known about the future of Ridge Hill Green - land off Crag Road on the Ridge which has been used for recreation for many years.
AN animal lover from Bury has urged council officials to take action after her horse tripped up in a pothole.
Master and apprentice: Recalled former state Senator Russell Pearce talks with Ralph Heap , Pearce's revenge candidate in LD 25, in this photo Heap deleted from his Facebook page Tall with a buzz cut and a toothy grin, Dr. Ralph Heap is a banjo-pickin' orthopedic surgeon with a handsome family and enough charisma to worry incumbent Bob Worsley in ... (more)
A MOTORIST with multiple fractures had to be cut from the wreckage of his car after a late-night horror crash.
The 480 bus will now be retained on its current route from Bury to Bolton after bosses from Transport for Greater Manchester and the operator, Rosso Transport, met last week and renegotiated.
A spokesman for the force confirmed: "Merseyside Police can confirm that a post-mortem to establish the cause of death has provisionally concluded that she died of multiple dog bites, pending the results of toxicology and other tests.
THE popular Meccano Bridge in Little Lever is a unique attraction that stands out in its countryside surroundings - but visitors are struggling to find it.
A MURDER squad detective was "absolutely legless" when he ripped off his shirt and attacked a holidaymaker in a pub shouting: "I'm a copper - I will do what I like," a court heard.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 06:55 pm
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