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Leigh Journal

Latest news from the Leigh Journal

App helping to defeat bullying at schools

5:00pm Sun 30 Apr 17

TECHNOLOGY is helping to lead the fight against bullying at schools across the borough.

Picture of the week

3:00pm Sun 30 Apr 17

THIS sunset photograph of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal is our picture of the week.

Bakers get chance for sweet taste of success

12:00pm Sun 30 Apr 17

A GARDEN centre is on the hunt for the perfect birthday bake to help celebrate its 80th birthday.

Media make-up student leaves judges spellbound with Witches transformation

6:40am Sun 30 Apr 17

A COLLEGE student had a special effect on judges as she won a Greater Manchester Skills Competition (GMCG).

Club hoping free tennis open day will net new members

5:00pm Sat 29 Apr 17

A SPORTS club is hoping its tennis open day organised in a bid to attract new members will be a smash hit.

Pets of the week - Xenon and Jess

3:00pm Sat 29 Apr 17

OUR pets of the week are border collies Xenon and Jess.

Shoplifting, fraud, drug driving, assaulting a police constable: Court round up

12:00pm Sat 29 Apr 17

WEDNESDAY was a particularly busy day at Wigan and Leigh Magistrates’ Court involving a number of offenders from…

Disgruntled customer wins court case against dental products manufacturer

6:40am Sat 29 Apr 17

A COSMETIC dental products manufacturer in Leigh has been taken to court by a disgruntled customer.

Man admits TV theft and breaching restraining order

7:00pm Fri 28 Apr 17

A MAN from Leigh has admitted stealing an £800 TV and sending social media messages which breached a restraining…

Cllr Joanne Platt named as Labour candidate for Leigh's next MP

5:56pm Fri 28 Apr 17

COUNCILLOR Joanne Platt has been selected as the Labour candidate for Leigh at the forthcoming general election as…

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