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7 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

Fears over change to Fairfield Hospital bus route

CAMPAIGNERS say that a change to the route of a bus serving Fairfield Hospital meaning it will no longer serve the hospital grounds, will adversely affect elderly patients.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

This Is Lancashire

Notorious burglar behind bars in Bury

Notorious burglar steals A 7,500 in cash, cigarettes and top-up cards after breaking in through newsagent's ceiling A "DETERMINED" burglar described as one of Manchester most notorious criminals stole A 7,500 in cash and stock by breaking into a newsagent's through the ceiling.

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Bury Times

Notorious burglar steals A 7,500 in cash, cigarettes and top-up cards ...

Notorious burglar steals A 7,500 in cash, cigarettes and top-up cards after breaking in through newsagent's ceiling A "DETERMINED" burglar described as one of Manchester most notorious criminals stole A 7,500 in cash and stock by breaking into a newsagent's through the ceiling.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

This Is Lancashire

Bury Council bosses vow to send in the bailiffs and collect 6 million in unpaid tax

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.

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Newsday

Retired surgeon dies saving wife

A former surgeon died trying to save his wife, who had suffered a heart attack in the swimming pool in the garden of their Essex home.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

24dash

Great Places celebrates Hca a 24m with Bloc partners

Great Places Housing Group and its partners are getting 24.2 million from the Homes and Communities Agency to build more than a thousand new homes by March 2018.

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Bury Times

Affetside bus service saved

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.

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Bury Times

Call to fix potholes after horse injured

AN animal lover from Bury has urged council officials to take action after her horse tripped up in a pothole.

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Bury Times

Dispute sinks plans for war memorial wall

A PROJECT to build a memorial wall commemorating Ramsbottom 's fallen has been scrapped after a dispute between the church and organisers.

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This Is Lancashire

'Meccano bridge is great - but no-one can find it'

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.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Prestwichandwhitefieldguide.co.uk

Women wanted to champion female fitness

A RALLYING call has been sounded to find six passionate women - one from each of the borough's towns - willing to champion female fitness.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Theboltonnews.co.uk

Residents' fury as bins stay unemptied for a month

Across Greater Manchester, three councils organised special collections on Saturday and five, including Bolton, did not.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Burnley Citizen

Don't go to three-weekly bin collection, says Lancashire MEP

BLACKBURN College-educated Euro-MP Louise Bours has written to North West councils urging them not to follow Bury's example and move to three weekly general waste bin collection.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Prestwichandwhitefieldguide.co.uk

Prestwich and Whitefield Guide: The bulk buying scheme that could cut your gas and electricity bills

HOUSEHOLDS in Prestwich and Whitefield can apply for up to A 7,000 to help slash the cost of energy bills.

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Bury Times

Off-road biker in critical condition after car smash

SEVEN people have been arrested on suspicion of plotting to supply heroin and crack cocaine after raids at several addresses in Bury.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Theboltonnews.co.uk

Bolton - Bury bus service saved

The 480 service will now be retained under its current route from Bury to Bolton after bosses from Transport for Greater Manchester and the operator, Rosso Transport, met last week and renegotiated the decision.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

Bury waste plans - affecting Ramsbottom - are rubbished

Bury Council's proposal to change the cycle, affecting Ramsbottom and Summerseat, has been criticised by local government minister Brandon Lewis.

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Bury Times

Miss Bury hoping to win Miss International and Miss Intercontinental titles

ONE year after she was crowned Miss Bury, a teenager could be become Miss International after competing in a prestigious pageant this weekend.

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Bury Times

a Suspected cannabis grower leapt from the third storey of a mill in a failed bid to evade police.

The dramatic event unfolded as dozens of officers carried out a dawn raid on York Street Mill, off Rochdale Road, near Bury town centre on Tuesday.

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Lancashire Telegraph

ASBO for Ramsbottom man who ignored warnings

Bury Magistrates Court granted the ASBO against Paul Platt hearing evidence of him being verbally aggressive towards shop assistants and health workers, acting in a threatening manner while using public transport and towards members of the public.

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