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Leigh Journal

Latest news from the Leigh Journal

Council battling to save £310m north Leigh regeneration plans

7:00am Sat 25 Mar 17

WIGAN Council says it is fighting to keep a major regeneration scheme for Leigh alive despite the company steering…

Neglected guinea pics looking for a 'fur-ever' home

6:50am Fri 24 Mar 17

WHEN you look at the cheeky, smiling face of this adorable little guinea pig you would never know the neglect he has…

Registration reminder as mayoral election countdown begins

7:45pm Fri 24 Mar 17

Drug-driving, carrying offensive weapons, assault and hit-and-run: Court round up

6:00pm Fri 24 Mar 17

WEDNESDAY proved to be a busy day at Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court...

Big ideas wanted for £4m town centre money

5:00pm Fri 24 Mar 17

LEIGH residents are being asked for their big ideas in return for a chance of seeing them turned into a reality.

Young filmmakers become miners for a day

3:00pm Fri 24 Mar 17

SCHOOLCHILDREN took a trip back in time to make a film called A Day in the Life of a Coal Miner on a trip to Leigh…

Homeless shelter boosted by £1,000 Leigh Lions donation

12:00pm Fri 24 Mar 17

THE Leigh Lions Club has donated £1,000 to a shelter for homeless people.

Homes and jobs devolution plan set to be delayed

7:30am Fri 24 Mar 17

IMPLEMENTATION of the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework looks set to be delayed after a consultation on its first…

Park bench tribute to honorary alderman

7:00pm Thu 23 Mar 17

A PARK bench is to be erected in tribute to an honourary alderman who died two years ago.

'Locks of laughs' guaranteed at comedy night

5:00pm Thu 23 Mar 17

COMEDY fans are sure to have 'Locks of Laughs' at a Leigh pub next Sunday, April 2.

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