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Leigh Journal

Latest news from the Leigh Journal

UPDATED: Teen found guilty of stabbing man to death over drugs debt

3:17pm Fri 24 Feb 17

A TEENAGER has been convicted of stabbing a man to death over an unpaid drugs debt.

Dispersal orders imposed to tackle anti-social behaviour

5:00pm Fri 24 Feb 17

DISPERSAL orders will be in place in Atherton and Leigh this weekend in a bid to tackle anti-social behaviour.

Schoolgirl lands starring role in new CBeebies monster animation

12:00pm Fri 24 Feb 17

IT turns out little monsters have a lot in common with schoolchildren, including worries about show and tell,…

Man admits assaulting woman on two separate occasions

7:00pm Fri 24 Feb 17

A MAN from Leigh has been given a community order after admitting assaulting a woman twice.

Fundraising pupils visited by Super League star

6:00pm Fri 24 Feb 17

HIGH school children raising money for a Leigh Centurions fan who has cerebral palsy and is fighting leukaemia have…

Spring into action for clean-up campaign

3:00pm Fri 24 Feb 17

RESIDENTS are being urged to dust off their brooms and pull on their gardening gloves for a spring clean that is…

Bill for first phase of HS2 rail project receives royal assent

1:52pm Fri 24 Feb 17

LEGISLATION for the first phase of the HS2 high-speed rail project has passed its final hurdle.

Mum fears for her baby as yobs keep hurling missiles at home

7:00am Fri 24 Feb 17

A MUM says she is scared for her baby's safety as yobs keep attacking her home.

Surrogate dads inundated with messages of support from around the world

7:00am Thu 23 Feb 17

A SAME-sex couple who are the surrogate dads of a baby boy have received photo messages of support from across the…

Borough leading the way in childhood immunisation

7:00pm Thu 23 Feb 17

THE number of children being given the recommended vaccinations against a range of illnesses such as measles, mumps…







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