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The problem of rough sleeping is not improving, according to a Bury charity, after figures revealed that about 10 people slept on the streets of the town last autumn.
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A BRANDLESHOLME dad-of-three has enlisted old schoolfriends to help give his little girl experiences to last a lifetime before she goes blind.
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Clare's Law is named after Clare Wood, who was murdered by her violent ex-boyfriend George Appleton in 2009.
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David Laurence Bishop aka Lord Biro beat the Lib-Dems by 11 votes as a candidate for the Bus Pass Elvis Party David Laurence Bishop, who goes by the name of Lord Biro, stood as a candidate for the Bus Pass Elvis Party.
ENVIRONMENTAL health inspectors immediately shut down a Wigan takeaway after finding a dead rat wedged between two freezers used to store food.
AN Army veteran is celebrating the return of his medals - after his wife mistakenly dropped them into a post box along with the rest of the couple's mail.
The election, which has been taking place today, was triggered by the resignation of Labour councillor Joanne Columbine, who resigned "for family reasons".
The new town centre route has been embraced as giving 'the best possible access to the centre' by Atherton councillor Mark Aldred, who serves as vice chairman of the Transport for Greater Manchester committee.
A GANG who plotted to flood the streets with A 1.6 million of drugs were caught red-handed after police raided their makeshift laboratory at a house in Radcliffe.
FIREFIGHTERS are urging people to take care when cooking after a Davyhulme man was left with burns following a chip pan fire at his bungalow, writes Tom Dyson.
The work , paid for by Manchester City Council's clean city fund, which draws cash from the money the authority makes from having a share in Manchester Airport.
A CONMAN from Leigh has been jailed after he defrauded people out of more than A 150,000 over a 12-year period.
ALL nine of the other 10 Greater Manchester boroughs have accepted extra government cash so they can freeze council tax - which Bolton Council refused in favour of a 1.94 per cent rise .
COMMUTERS from East Lancashire could be left stranded when one of the North West's biggest transport services sends nine rail carriages from the north to the south, an MP has warned.
THE family of a Great Sankey father-of-three killed in a fatal collision are calling for drivers to take care around cyclists.
Buy this photo PUB THREAT: Areley Kings' Londis Pantry Stores assistant manager Richard Taylor and residents Mark and Debbie Bywater.
It's obvious: you let all these foreigners come here and they take the jobs that should be going to our indolent young people.