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Bury Times

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Work to begin on controversial £2 million scheme to redevelop Prestwich high street

5:13pm Wed 1 Mar 17

WORK is set to start on a controversial £2 million scheme to redevelop Prestwich high street.

Three council chiefs suspended amid investigation over councillor who admitted child sex photos offences

8:47am Wed 1 Mar 17

THREE Bury Council chiefs have been suspended as part of a probe into the authority's handling of a councillor who…

Former hospice boss wins unfair dismissal case

2:47pm Wed 1 Mar 17

THE former chief executive of Bury Hospice has won her claim for unfair dismissal.

Pets shop recalls food after cats collapse

1:05pm Wed 1 Mar 17

PETS at Home is recalling four lines of dry cat food products after three cats became ill.

Recall for supermarket mince that 'may contain small pieces of metal'

6:54pm Wed 1 Mar 17

QUORN Foods Ltd is recalling a batch of its frozen Meat Free Mince from Tesco supermarkets because it may contain…

Motorists face six points and £200 fine for using mobile phone at the wheel from today

5:18pm Wed 1 Mar 17

MOTORISTS are being warned that they face six points on their licence and a £200 fine if they are caught using…

Chocolate festival will go ahead as planned this year, after rumours it could have been blocked

5:11pm Wed 1 Mar 17

RAMSBOTTOM Chocolate Festival will go ahead as normal, after confusion surrounding the event.

Fears over future of chocolate festival

10:04am Wed 1 Mar 17

A POPULAR chocolate festival might not go ahead because it was too busy last year, people fear.

Tributes pour in for much-loved former school headteacher

9:39am Tue 28 Feb 17

A WELL-LOVED and much respected teacher has died, prompting tributes from the education community.

Warning issued over 'can you hear me?' scam threat

2:40pm Mon 27 Feb 17

IF you receive a call from an unknown person who asks ‘can you hear me?’, then be on your guard - and don't…

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