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53 min ago | Wigan Today

Raid on illegal workers at curry house

Members of the Home Office Immigration Enforcement swooped on the Baby Elephant Indian Restaurant, Gathurst Lane, acting on intelligence that the business was employing Bangladeshi staff with no right to work in the UK.

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1 hr ago | Leigh Journal

a Planning application to build 100 houses on land to the south of Atherton has been submitted.

The houses will be built on a field immediately south of Hope Fold Avenue, between Bee Fold lane and St. Michael's Primary School.

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1 hr ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

Controversial planning application submitted for 100 new houses in Atherton

The houses will be built on a field immediately south of Hope Fold Avenue, between Bee Fold lane and St. Michael's Primary School.

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5 hrs ago | The Financial Mirror

Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporatio ...

Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation , today announced that it has completed the acquisition of VIPA , one of the United Kingdom's leading and most profitable electronic cigarette companies, for a combination cash and stock in excess of $50 million.

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9 hrs ago | Romford Recorder

Buster hits the campaign trail with Romford Tories

Buster the staffordshire bull terrier hit the campaign trail in the dog eat dog world of politics with the Tories in Romford over the weekend.

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10 hrs ago | Bury Times

Former soldier's trek in aid of those who helped him turn his life around

A FORMER soldier from Whitefield is set to face his biggest challenge in 20 years in an ambitious charity trek.

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13 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

More passengers use new Bury line Metrolink stops

Last month, 17,422 tickets were purchased to or from the Queens Road and Abraham Moss stops, compared to the 9,840 tickets bought to or from the former Woodlands Road stop in March 2011.

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18 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

10 Things to Know for Today

In this Friday July 5, 2013 file photo Manchester United's new manager David Moyes poses for pictures before a press conference at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England.

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18 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

Old cinema faces the final curtain

AN old cinema and social club will be demolished and replaced with an apartment complex if planners give the green light.

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18 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

Hillsborough victims remembered: Barry Glover - a grocer's son...

Barry Glover, 29, went to Hillsborough with his father and three friends by car but was the only one not to return However, he went to Hillsborough with his father and three friends and was the only one of them not to return.

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22 hrs ago | Guardian-series.co.uk

Kevin Cummins on photographing Oasis

Oasis by Kevin Cummins. One of many photos taken by Kevin to feature in Chasing the Sun: Oasis 1993-1997 THE first time famed photographer Kevin Cummins was scheduled to meet Oasis was in Amsterdam.

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23 hrs ago | Leigh Journal

Free Wheeling: a BMX rider at the new skate park in Darlington

Organised by Golborne Tenants and Residents' Association in partnership with Wigan and Leigh Housing, the Ramp Riders event is being held in the car park behind the library on April 26 from 10.30am until 1.30pm.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Northwich Guardian

United we stand

THE Dane Bank terrace, an iconic part of Northwich Victoria's former homes, has been acquired by a rival football club.

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The Independent

Frank Sidebottom: The man behind the papier mache

Working for the comedian and singer Frank Sidebottom was an education and an oddly profound experience, recalls a one-time member of his backing band Rhodri Marsden is the Technology Columnist for The Independent; he has also written about crumpets, Captain Beefheart, rude place names and string.

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Messenger Newspapers

THREE banks were burgled in Sale, Altrincham and Didsbury in the space of a few days.

Halifax on George Street, Altrincham, was burlged overnight on January 1, Halifax on School Road, Sale, was targetted at 2am on January 4 and Halifax on Wilmslow Road, Didsbury was burgled later that day between 7pm and 7.10pm.

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BBC News

Farage defends UKIP poster campaign

UKIP leader Nigel Farage has defended a poster campaign about immigration as "a hard-hitting reflection of reality" after it was condemned as "racist".

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The Foundation for Economic Education

Proud Little Englander

British Sky Broadcasting's An Idiot Abroad is the latest attempt by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, the creators of the BBC's The Office, to find humor in humiliating and ridiculing their friend Karl Pilkington - this time by sending him around the world to "experience" other cultures.

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Daily Mail

Woman patient, 45, suffers horrendous facial injuries 'after being...

Julie Mannion, 45, was having a cigarette outside North Manchester General Hospital when she claims a security guard punched her in the face A woman patient was knocked unconscious and suffered horrendous facial injuries when she was punched by a hospital security guard, it was claimed today.

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Wigan Today

Mum slapped baby four times in front of shoppers

Marta Morova was seen by shocked passers-by to repeatedly slap her baby son across the face and then drop him onto the pavement, a court heard .

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Theboltonnews.co.uk

Girl, 15, seriously ill with head injuries after she was hit by a car

Eye-witnesses say the 15-year-old was thrown into the air when she was hit by a car driven by an elderly man who lost control after he became unwell at the wheel.

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