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AMBULANCE call-handlers will take on out-of-hours calls following the collapse of the non-emergency NHS phoneline - for double the cost to Bolton.
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Mark Radcliffe, BBC DJ and presenter, and Noddy Holder, from legendary band Slade, run the auction at the Cinnamon Club gig, organised by Mark and his wife Bella.
Janghir Ahmed's Akita dog, Prince, lunged at Philip McMullen in Manchester, tearing a gaping wound in his right arm and leaving him scarred for life A dog owner whose pet attacked a passer-by, ripping his arm open and leaving him scarred for life, has been hauled before a court after his picture was published in a newspaper.
THE decision to house more than 100 asylum seekers in Sale's Amblehurst Hotel has sparked a lively debate among Messenger readers.
Police are directly appealing to the families of two people who died following a multi-vehicle collision in Boothstown to come forward.
Now firefighters are warning people of the importance of wearing seatbelts after it was thought at least one passenger was not belted up.
Seven minutes after the car was stolen from a house in Farnworth it was spotted by a police officer on patrol in Walkden and PCs John Jacques and Mark Burrows saw it head, at high speed together with a grey vehicle, along Leigh Road towards Boothstown.
Peter Griffiths, second right with New York marathon colleagues, from left, Leon Dally, Rob McDonagh, Mark Haslam and Dean Hanley Peter Griffiths, aged 44, who is a member of blue watch at Heywood fire station, is to get a 'Beyond the Call of Duty' award.
Ilyas Ashar, who was jailed for 13 years for trafficking a deaf and mute girl into the UK to use as his servant, could have his "unduly lenient" sentence reviewed The sentence given to a pensioner for repeatedly raping a deaf and mute girl he trafficked into the UK to work as his domestic servant could be "unduly lenient", according to a Government ... (more)
The appearance, at Bolton Magistrates Court, on Thursday, followed a large-scale operation carried out jointly by British Transport Police and Greater Manchester Police .
Of the county's 10 authorities analysed by the British Pest Control Association , Bury responded to 2,062 incidents in 2011-12.
The female rider of Honey, a six-year-old mare, was lying injured on the canal bank approximately 300 metres away from her horse when firefighters arrived.
Four people working inside the takeaway managed to escape and call 999 but the fire had already rapidly spread through the two storey building on Railway Road.
A 10 piece outfit will be playing all day at Golborne Asda from 11am until 4pm on Sunday while the full band will be performing at Golborne Sports and Social Club on December 18 at 7pm.
Erica Gee and her pony will be dressing as Santa and Rudolph in aid of the Society for Abandoned Animals, based in Sale.
WestJet Airlines Ltd.'s first foray into Europe positions the Calgary-based low-fare carrier to compete head-on with Air Canada in the trans-Atlantic market by the end of the decade.
Read Commercials staff worked on the 1946 Leyland Tiger for a week and a half and have resprayed the chassis.