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16 min ago | Messenger Newspapers

Old Trafford teen and accomplice sentenced after knife-point robbery spree

AN Old Trafford teenager and his accomplice committed three attempted knifepoint robberies in the space of just a few hours have been sentenced.

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2 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers

Charity begins at the checkout

THE Sale and Altrincham branches of the supermarket giant Sainsbury's have announced the charities will receive a year's worth of fundraising and awareness support.

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6 hrs ago | Newsday

Lorry driver denies road rage murder

A lorry driver accused of using his vehicle to murder another motorist has denied being a "bully" behind the wheel of his 17 tonne truck.

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6 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

Fears over change to Fairfield Hospital bus route

CAMPAIGNERS say that a change to the route of a bus serving Fairfield Hospital meaning it will no longer serve the hospital grounds, will adversely affect elderly patients.

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6 hrs ago | Wigan Today

Firm thwarted in battle to be vandal-proofed

Nick Wilkinson, who owns a three-story unit in Bridgeman Terrace to run his vehicle tracking software firm, is fighting to get shutters installed to protect the property from vandals who have caused thousands of pounds' damage.

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9 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

Prostitute found dead in back garden of home used as 'brothel'

A murder probe has been launched after a prostitute was found dead in the back garden of a semi-detached home used as a 'brothel'.

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10 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper

Moorlands Sixth Form student is heading off to Yale University

Lizzie Casey from Moorlands Sixth Form College, in Cheadle, will be packing her bags and heading across the Atlantic this autumn to start university in New Haven, Connecticut thanks to a Sutton Trust summer school programme and the support of her college.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

troublehouse theatre Debuts in Manchester with Equal Partners,...

Written by David Tomlinson , Equal Partners is the debut show from an exciting new, up and coming Northern theatre company: troublehouse.

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Dear Kitty

British suffragette movement history discovery

Researchers in north-west England are seeking the descendants of local pioneers of the "votes for women" Suffragette movement following the discovery of historic minutes dating back more than a century.

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Mirror.co.uk

Drug dealer 'was shot in the chest with homemade gun built using YouTube tutorials'

A man is alleged to have been kidnapped and shot in the chest by a man using a gun he had made using YouTube tutorial videos, a court has been told.

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Theboltonnews.co.uk

a Driver has been jailed for mowing down a police officer and nearly hitting two pedestrians.

PC Michael Corner was dragged along the bonnet of a Toyota Corolla being driven by Gary Boote after trying to stop the erratically driven vehicle in Bradshawgate, Bolton.

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Bury Times

Notorious burglar steals A 7,500 in cash, cigarettes and top-up cards ...

Notorious burglar steals A 7,500 in cash, cigarettes and top-up cards after breaking in through newsagent's ceiling A "DETERMINED" burglar described as one of Manchester most notorious criminals stole A 7,500 in cash and stock by breaking into a newsagent's through the ceiling.

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Wigan Today

Benefit cheat spared jail for A 25k fraud

Lisa Gurein admitted falsely claiming a staggering A 24,627 worth of income support, housing benefit and council tax benefit between February 2009 and March last year.

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Chronicle Live

FA to mark five-year anniversary of Sir Bobby Robson's death on Thursday

Andrew Basak's partner Sue Scoones tells how life will never be the same without her 'soulmate' and how she wants his memory to live on for the sake of their child Cheryl's new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini is reported to have spent thousands on roses for their second wedding bash in London The County Durham-born former Toon manager and ... (more)

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Lisburn Today

Postman faces drugs charges

Three men, one a postman from Upper Dunmurry Lane were on trial on Monday accused of involvement in a 330,000 cocaine supply plot.

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Mirror.co.uk

Police officer arrested over claims he 'peeped under swimming pool changing room cubicles'

A serving police officer has been arrested over claims he peeped under cubicles in the changing rooms of a swimming baths.

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Leigh Journal

This is an artist's impression of what Sale Lane in Tyldesley will...

Transport for Greater Manchester has released an artist's impression of how Sale Lane in Tyldesley - one of seven pairs of new stops - will look when the 4.5 mile guided busway between Leigh and Ellenbrook is completed.

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Theboltonnews.co.uk

Little Lever UKIP councillor 'regrets' sexist joke on Facebook

His comments split UKIP members, as Bolton branch chairman Joan Johnson called on Cllr Richardson to say sorry, while the party's deputy leader Paul Nuttall said "people need to take a joke" .

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Catherine Tyldesley slammed for parking in disabled bay after...

Sources said that Catherine - glamorous Eva Price in the ITV1 soap - was upset when she found out what Jack P Shepherd had done Corrie actress Catherine Tyldesley has been named and shamed by co-star Jack P Shepherd for parking her Mercedes in a disabled bay.

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The Press On-Line

Severe weather watch for West Coast

Canterbury is poised for what will be a short-lived burst of fine weather today, while the West Coast is bracing for heavy downpours.

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