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Bury Council worker sacked for 'sick' Hillsborough tweet

12:55pm Thu 17 Apr 14

A BURY council worker from Prestwich has been sacked after posting a vile message about the Hillsborough disaster.

Thief stole charity box from post office

4:46pm Wed 16 Apr 14

A thief is being hunted after he walked into a Prestwich post office and stole a charity collection box.

Care home bosses told to make improvements

4:35pm Wed 16 Apr 14

INSPECTORS have urged bosses of a Prestwich care home to make improvements.

Piano teacher 'manhandled at fracking protest because of her white hair'

4:29pm Wed 16 Apr 14

A PIANO teacher from Prestwich claims she was manhandled by a policeman during an anti-fracking demonstration —…

Coronation Street star opens new Bury Hospice shop

4:10pm Wed 16 Apr 14

A TV actress gave Bury Hospice a lift when she officially opened their new charity shop.

Prestwich and Whitefield Labour candidates announced

3:41pm Wed 16 Apr 14

THE countdown is on to the local council elections on May 22 and Labour has announced the four candidates who will…

Sedgley Park Primary School gets 'good' Ofsted rating

3:34pm Wed 16 Apr 14

A Prestwich school is celebrating a glowing report from Ofsted inspectors, which upgraded its rating to “good”.

Live comedy night raises £12,000 for Heathlands Village

4:42pm Wed 16 Apr 14

A group of fun-filled fundraisers “brought the house down” for a good cause.

Thieves stole railway models from Whitefield shop

2:15pm Tue 15 Apr 14

THREE teenagers have been sentenced for stealing railway models worth thousands of pounds from a Whitefield shop.

Free music festival back for third year in Prestwich

3:54pm Thu 10 Apr 14

TICKETS are being snapped up for the UK's biggest free festival of rock tribute bands which is returning to…

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