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57 min ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk
POLICE are hunting a suspected armed robber who targeted bookmakers, restaurants and off-licences in Bolton and across Greater Manchester.
1 hr ago | Hemsworth and South Elmsall Today
A man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery after five armed raids on shops and petrol stations across the district.
1 hr ago | Driffield Today
A 19th Century English firm achieved an international reputation in the field of papier mache furnishings and its name on a piece will send the bidding soaring.
5 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper
LEEK turned the form book on its head with a convincing eight-wicket defeat of fourth placed Hem Heath in the Potteries.
6 hrs ago | Burton Mail
The 27-year-old, who had was sentenced to 66 months in May 2012, handed himself over to police in Sutton Coldfield, near Birmingham, 10 days later.
SPECULATION is mounting over the future of a landmark building in Leek after offices formerly owned by the Britannia Building Society were emptied.
No-one was injured after the stone smashed the outer glazing of a window of a bus on way back from Capital One Cup match A busload of Cardiff City fans leaving the Potteries after the club's League Cup triumph over Port Vale were given a shock after a stone smashed part of a supporters' bus window.
A man who died in a car crash in Shirley has been named by West Midlands Police as Stephen Beckett.
A MAN who trashed the Dudley flat he shared with his girlfriend when their relationship hit the rocks has been given a three month curfew.
Christopher Nicholas Welch, aged 24, of Malvern Crescent, Holly Hall, was fined A 73 for possessing cannabis in Brierley Hill on May 27. He must pay a victim surcharge of A 20 and A 85 court costs.
A total of 2,500 vehicles have been seized in a crackdown on car insurance dodgers in Staffordshire - enough to stretch to 10,000 metres if placed end to end.
They targeted the address in Prince George Street after receiving information from members of the public concerning suspicious activity at the property.
AN event to raise money for a charity working to help prevent young people from taking their own lives has raised A 250.
SAVING group of volunteers is being given extra training to boost their capabilities to deal with emergencies in rural areas around Ashbourne.
In case you're around and want to come along, I'll be speaking at the annual Mothman Festival in Point Pleasant, West Virginia on the weekend of Sept 20-21.
Leekblues, the organising committee behind the festival, are pleased to announce that the town's newly-opened Premier Inn is this year's title sponsor.
THE Women's Food and Farming Union has announced that the long awaited tribute to honour former members of the Women's Land Army and Women's Timber Corps is about to be unveiled at the National Memorial Arboretum, at Alrewas, near Lichfield.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 08:47 am
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