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Masked gang carrying a gun and knife rob Prestwich shop

3:35pm Thu 23 Oct 14

A GANG of masked thieves brandishing a handgun and a large hunter's knife robbed a convenience store in Prestwich.

Mystery over 'I'm so so so sorry' signs put up all around Prestwich

5:31pm Wed 22 Oct 14

PRESTWICH residents have been left scratching their heads after a series of coded signs appeared across the town.

Bury residents 'filling bins with wrong rubbish' after controversial collection changes

2:10pm Wed 22 Oct 14

CONCERNED residents say controversial changes to waste collections are encouraging neighbours to fill their bins…

Woman taken to hospital after dog attacks her in Ramsbottom

2:33pm Mon 20 Oct 14

A WOMAN is being treated in hospital for "numerous bites" after a dog attacked her in Ramsbottom.

Crowds roll up for fun-filled Ramsbottom Pie Festival

5:14pm Sun 19 Oct 14

A PIE festival “filled” Ramsbottom with joy, as thousands of pastry lovers got their hands on the town’s…

Engineering firm bosses in court over death of 16-year-old apprentice

12:41pm Sat 18 Oct 14

TWO men and two companies have been summonsed to court over the death of a 16-year-old apprentice from Bury.

Drugs worth £1 million found at Bury woman's home

6:47pm Fri 17 Oct 14

A STASH of drugs worth more than £1 million was found at the home of a Bury woman, a court heard.

Join St Joseph's Players in Bury for a night that will make you think

10:57am Fri 17 Oct 14

THE talented cast and crew from a Bury acting group have taken on a new challenge – and you can see the results…

Murderer's bid to clear her name

6:02am Thu 16 Oct 14

A DENTAL student who was jailed for life for the murder of her lover's pregnant teenage wife in Bury has launched a…

Brave youngster turns tragedy into triumph

11:59am Thu 16 Oct 14

A COURAGEOUS youngster has turned tragedy into triumph by raising more than £200 for the hospice where her best…


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