Latest news from Bury Times

Prestwich man charged in Rochdale child sexual exploitation investigation

12:46pm Mon 2 Mar 15

A PRESTWICH man is one of ten people to be charged as part of an investigation into child sexual exploitation in…

New beauty queen crowned for Miss Bolton and Bury

5:45pm Mon 2 Mar 15

BRAINS and good looks — that's Bolton's newly-crowned beauty queen Laura Collins.

Rape investigation dropped after false claim

5:23pm Mon 2 Mar 15

POLICE are no longer investigating an alleged rape in Radcliffe.

Students help to raise awareness of human trafficking

6:03am Mon 2 Mar 15

STUDENTS from Bury set out to raise the awareness of human trafficking at the first public appearance of the Church…

Snow and ice could return with weather warning issued for tonight and tomorrow

8:04pm Sun 1 Mar 15

IT may be March but snow and ice could still be on its way, with a severe weather warning issued for the North West…

Happy 100th birthday to former cotton mill worker

6:02am Sun 1 Mar 15

A 'GLAMOROUS' Hawkshaw woman celebrated her 100th birthday with a party and a visit from the Mayor.

Student names new building at Bury College

12:02pm Sat 28 Feb 15

A STUDENT will 'endeavour' to do well in her GCSE exams — after winning a competition to name a new building at…

Work to transform Tottington church for congregation and community groups underway

6:01am Sat 28 Feb 15

WORK to transform a dilapidated Tottington church into a more appealing place to worship, as well as a venue for…

'Large-scale disturbance' involving up to 17 people in street

12:30pm Fri 27 Feb 15

POLICE are seeking witnesses to a "large-scale" disturbance.

PCSO from Ramsbottom died after coming into contact with asbestos while working as a gas fitter and a plumber, coroner rules

8:56pm Fri 27 Feb 15

A POPULAR police community support officer from Ramsbottom died as a result of being exposed to asbestos while…


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree