Latest news from the Prestwich & Whitefield Guide

Whitefield firm helping to beat the fraudsters

12:05pm Wed 10 Sep 14

VULNERABLE people in Bury at risk of fraud and other scams are being given a helping hand by a Whitefield company.

New £210,000 buses for school run

11:56am Wed 10 Sep 14

PUPILS at two schools in the borough are to get a transport boost with their own bus service.

Prankster covers car in Post-It notes

9:26am Tue 9 Sep 14

A MOTORIST was “posted” a special surprise — when he found his car had been covered in yellow notes as part…

Pigeon poo hazard under Prestwich bridge

4:56pm Wed 3 Sep 14

PEDESTRIANS are being “bombed” by pigeons when they pass under two bridges in Prestwich

Dog bit passer-by on thigh

4:52pm Wed 3 Sep 14

A WOMAN has been told to keep her dog on a short lead — or face having it put down.

Two men cleared of trying to murder Whitefield man

4:51pm Wed 3 Sep 14

TWO men have been cleared of attempting to murder a Whitefield man.

Hunt for conmen who masterminded 'sophisticated' £10,000 bank scam

4:50pm Wed 3 Sep 14

POLICE are hunting fraudsters who masterminded a sophisticated £10,000 bank scam in Prestwich.

Thug hit man with baseball bat and punched pregnant woman

4:47pm Wed 3 Sep 14

A THUG who hit a man with a metal baseball bat in his Prestwich flat and then punched a pregnant woman has been…

UPDATED: Robbers punch heavily pregnant woman in stomach

2:13pm Tue 2 Sep 14

A GANG of robbers burst into the home of a seven-month pregnant woman and punched her in the stomach and face…

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.

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