Latest news from the Prestwich & Whitefield Guide

Masked men raid Pound Bakery in Prestwich

10:50am Mon 1 Sep 14

THREE masked men threatened members of staff during a terrifying raid at a Pound Bakery in Prestwich.

Firefighters spot second blaze while tackling wheelie bin fire

8:54am Fri 29 Aug 14

EAGLE-eyed firefighters spotted a caravan on fire as they were tackling another blaze.

Detectives hunt gang in 'sophisticated' Prestwich mortgage fraud

10:00am Fri 22 Aug 14

POLICE have released an image of a man they wish to speak to in relation to a £90,000 mortgage fraud.

A-level results day

7:51am Thu 14 Aug 14

A-level students all over Bury will be getting their results today.

UPDATED: Robbers hold knife to disabled army veteran's throat in rugby club raid

2:42pm Mon 11 Aug 14

A DISABLED Army veteran had a knife held to his throat while his friend was punched and kicked during a terrifying…

Call to put barriers on M60 bridge after series of jump incidents

10:15am Sat 9 Aug 14

A CAMPAIGN to put up barriers along a motorway bridge in Whitefield has been supported by almost 1,000 people.

Woman raped during Holi festival at Heaton Park

8:49am Wed 6 Aug 14

A WOMAN was raped during a festival in Heaton Park, police said.

New image of witness who could hold key to tracking down Robert Hart's killer

3:37pm Fri 1 Aug 14

A NEW image has been released of a woman police believe may hold the key to tracking down the killer of Robert Hart…

UPDATED: Police talk down man threatening to jump off bridge on M60 at Prestwich

6:03pm Thu 31 Jul 14

POLICE have successfully talked down a young man who was threatening to jump off a bridge and onto the M60 at…

Thousands enjoy fun in the sun at Festwich in Prestwich

5:00pm Mon 28 Jul 14

THE SUN shone down on Prestwich during a riproaring weekend of heavy metal-themed fun.


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