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2 hrs ago | Scotsman.com
AN investigation has been launched following claims a judge fell asleep in court, causing a child rape trial to be halted.
6 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk
A DERELICT railway station has been transformed into one of the most attractive in Bolton in just 18 months by a band of loyal volunteers.
The announcement has been welcomed by the Bolton father of a 20-year-old, who was gunned down in a case of mistaken identity.
TAX dodgers owe Bury Council more than A 6 million in unpaid bills - and town hall chiefs are refusing to write off the debt and are sending in the bailiffs.
The teenage boy was punched and kicked 17 times and his friend, a teenage girl also dressed in Goth style clothing, was punched in the head A boy and girl wearing Goth-style clothing who were brutally assaulted by three teenage girls are being urged to come forward by police.
Every time Brian Williams was finally slipping away, he suffered an electric shock inside his body as the device tried to restart his heart and bring him back to life A dying dad was forced to endure 31 electric shocks over two days after bungling doctors failed to switch off a heart defibrillator inside him.
On this date in 1978, the world's first so-called "test tube baby" was born. Louise Brown weighed five pounds, 21 ounces when she was born in Manchester, England.
A CONSULTATION is under way to determine which hospitals in Greater Manchester should be given specialist status under the new Healthier Together proposals.
Nathan Picton, aged 22, was rushed to hospital hours after the attack in En-Vogue bar in Bradshawgate, Bolton, after his vision went blurred and he was repeatedly sick.
HEROIC neighbours have rescued a family of three from a burning house after a children's game went horribly wrong.
The 36-year-old midfielder and former England star is the MLS expansion club's second high-profile international signing leading to its first season in 2015.
Campaigners packed into a council meeting to make their feelings known about the future of Ridge Hill Green - land off Crag Road on the Ridge which has been used for recreation for many years.
AN animal lover from Bury has urged council officials to take action after her horse tripped up in a pothole.
Master and apprentice: Recalled former state Senator Russell Pearce talks with Ralph Heap , Pearce's revenge candidate in LD 25, in this photo Heap deleted from his Facebook page Tall with a buzz cut and a toothy grin, Dr. Ralph Heap is a banjo-pickin' orthopedic surgeon with a handsome family and enough charisma to worry incumbent Bob Worsley in ... (more)
A MOTORIST with multiple fractures had to be cut from the wreckage of his car after a late-night horror crash.
The 480 bus will now be retained on its current route from Bury to Bolton after bosses from Transport for Greater Manchester and the operator, Rosso Transport, met last week and renegotiated.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 11:08 am
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