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Manchester Evening News
Bus strike on Monday - here are all the services affectedto Altrincham via Stretford and Sale) 320 (St Helen’s to Wigan) 352 (St Helen
Manchester Evening News / Posted 20 hours ago
to Altrincham via Stretford and Sale) 320 (St Helen’s to Wigan) 352 (St Helen’s to Wigan via Bilinge) 362 (Wigan to Chorley) 575 (Bolton to Wigan) 375/385 (Southport to Wigan) 395 (Skelmersdale to Wigan) 510 (Bolton to Bury) 494 (Bury... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Salford City v York Cityprovider Jon Parkin. Next Fixtures: Salford - Bradford PA (A); York - Tamwort
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 21 hours ago
provider Jon Parkin. Next Fixtures: Salford - Bradford PA (A); York - Tamworth (H) Weekend Games: Brackley v Blyth; Chorley v FC United of Manchester; Curzon Ashton v Boston; Darlington v Bradford PA; Harrogate v Leamington; Kidderminster v... Read more
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Pendle Today
Clean sweep of results for fantastic Pendle Forestteam play away at Preston tomorrow. Elsewhere, the thirds are off the mark aft
Pendle Today / Posted yesterday
team play away at Preston tomorrow. Elsewhere, the thirds are off the mark after edging a tight affair against Leyland and Chorley. Pendle got their break via Fran Ratcliffe who couldn’t be matched for speed as she drove into the D and struck well... Read more
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Bury Times
Territorial army hospital given Freedom of the Boroughis one of 11 regional army reserve field hospitals in the British Army, with ce
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
is one of 11 regional army reserve field hospitals in the British Army, with centres in Bury, Manchester, Stockport and Chorley. The award was given for the hospital’s support of national security requirements as well as their “hard work and... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Health campaigners give mixed reaction to plans to ban super-sized chocolate bars from hospitals in the battle against obesityalready underway to encourage healthy eating and that they have ‘already made a
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
already underway to encourage healthy eating and that they have ‘already made a lot of changes’. The trust, which operates Chorley A&E and Royal Preston Hospital, said it does not sell chocolate bars in any of its canteens and do not provide... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
BBC presenters cycling over 100 miles for Children in Needtheir epic journey. The pair will then be visiting every part of Lancashire in
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
their epic journey. The pair will then be visiting every part of Lancashire in their special PudseyMobile, including, Chorley, Blackburn, Accrington, Burnley, Colne, Padiham, Whalley and Clitheroe. The duo hope that they will be joined along... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Arriva bus drivers are on strike across Greater Manchesterto Altrincham via Stretford and Sale) 320 (St Helen’s to Wigan) 352 (St Helen
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
to Altrincham via Stretford and Sale) 320 (St Helen’s to Wigan) 352 (St Helen’s to Wigan via Bilinge) 362 (Wigan to Chorley) 575 (Bolton to Wigan) 375/385 (Southport to Wigan) 395 (Skelmersdale to Wigan) 510 (Bolton to Bury) 494 (Bury... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lionel Messi 'takes glucose tablet' during Barcelona's Olympiacos winat... World middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders to make... Juventus stil
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
at... World middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders to make... Juventus still have plenty of work to do despite late... Chorley appeal for new players on Twitter ahead of FA Cup... Real Madrid must move for 'outstanding' Harry Kane,... Celtic... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
'True hero' receives award for life-saving act following motorway fireto Blackburn. Two years ago David Tiley, a delivery driver, had pulled over on
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
to Blackburn. Two years ago David Tiley, a delivery driver, had pulled over on the hard shoulder of the M6 motorway near Chorley after concerns his vehicle had broken down. A lorry then crashed into the rear of his vehicle after the driver and... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Chorley couple fear dream wedding will be ruined after newlyweds photographed performing sex act in front of monasteryat the monastery of St Paul after Matthew Lunn posted a photo of his new wife C
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
at the monastery of St Paul after Matthew Lunn posted a photo of his new wife Carly appearing to perform the lewd act. Chorley couple Suzanne Sharples, 33, and Steve Arnold , 38, who met three and a half years ago, are now facing an anxious... Read more
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Daily Star
Lucky footie fan wins £23k with just £3 by doing THIShis riches. According to the Mirror, the games were: Concord Rangers v Woking
Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
his riches. According to the Mirror, the games were: Concord Rangers v Woking Billericay Town v Brackley Town Boston v Chorley Stevenage v Accrington Cambridge v Yeovil Cheltenham v Grimsby Oxford v Charlton Scunthorpe v Fleetwood MK Dons... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Hospital trust one of the top performing in England for meeting waiting time targets, new figures reveal.meeting just 8.3 per cent of its waiting time targets, and coming 112th out of
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
meeting just 8.3 per cent of its waiting time targets, and coming 112th out of 135 trusts. The trust, which operates Chorley A and E and Royal Preston Hospital, failed to meet any of its targets for A&E times and routine operations, while it... Read more
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Bolton News
Town's much-loved son paints pretty picture of how it once lookedworked on propeller manufacture. After he took early retirement from BA Tom co
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
worked on propeller manufacture. After he took early retirement from BA Tom completed his working career with a five-year period as a caretaker at St Joseph’s School in Chorley New Road, Horwich. To obtain a copy of the book ring 0120... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
'Civilised, appreciative and unpretentious' – in defence of the great British touristfriend called out to the fellow driving it: “Do you speak English?” “Not a chan
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
friend called out to the fellow driving it: “Do you speak English?” “Not a chance, mate,” replied the fellow. “I come from Chorley.” Chorley was about a mile down the road from my friend’s family home. Their mothers shopped at the same... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Lucky football fan nets over £23,000 from £3 bet involving 18 gamesBet duly paid out £23,212.17. Not a bad day's work. Concord Rangers v Woking
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Bet duly paid out £23,212.17. Not a bad day's work. Concord Rangers v Woking Billericay Town v Brackley Town Boston v Chorley Stevenage v Accrington Cambridge v Yeovil Cheltenham v Grimsby Oxford v Charlton Scunthorpe v Fleetwood MK Dons... Read more
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Bolton News
Memories of St George's Roadname was Lonsdale, was brought up in Orm Street which was off Thomas Holden Str
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
name was Lonsdale, was brought up in Orm Street which was off Thomas Holden Street. This is where St Georges Road joins Chorley Old Road, she explains. “The scaffolding you can see is covering the Royal Cinema and you pass that across Ruth... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Council leaders criticise government plans to reduce house building across East Lancashirewould need 70 instead of 124, Hyndburn would need 60 instead of 213 and Rossend
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
would need 70 instead of 124, Hyndburn would need 60 instead of 213 and Rossendale would need to build 212 instead of 247. Chorley is the only borough in Lancashire which would see an increase in the number of houses, from 417 to 634. Cllr Mark... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Former East Lancashire clergyman investigated for sexual abuse while a bishop and afterwards in countyin connection with sexual offences against 13 victims, five male and eight fema
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
in connection with sexual offences against 13 victims, five male and eight females. Whitsey, who served as a curate in Chorley and a vicar in Downham in the Ribble Valley before becoming Bishop of Hertford in 1971, returned to Lancashire during... Read more
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chad
Thomas loan at Boston is extendedat Boston United. “Given the high profile of Boston United’s game in the FA Cup
chad / Posted 4 days ago
at Boston United. “Given the high profile of Boston United’s game in the FA Cup Fourth qualifying round replay against Chorley, for starters, it would not be right of me to deny the kid the opportunity to play in that game and to help Adam get... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Yobs get custody for kicking man in heada vicious assault in which they kicked a victim in the head. They set upon a 4
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
a vicious assault in which they kicked a victim in the head. They set upon a 46-year-old man after he visited a store in Chorley in May last year. He was threatened and knocked to the ground before being left with a broken nose and facial... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Former Bishop of Chester would have been questioned over child sex abuse, police report findsas Bishop of Chester from 1974 to 1981. Before that he had been Bishop of Hertf
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
as Bishop of Chester from 1974 to 1981. Before that he had been Bishop of Hertford and earlier worked as a parish priest in Chorley, South Ribble and Bolton. GMP is to set up a dedicated helpline to support other alleged victims who may not have... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
CCTV appeal after Chorley knife attacka supermarket car park. Officers were called around 10.50pm on October 5 follo
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
a supermarket car park. Officers were called around 10.50pm on October 5 following an incident at Asda in Bolton Street, Chorley. A 25-year-old woman was in the car park when she witnessed an argument between two men around 10pm. The victim... Read more
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Bolton News
Former Bolton clergyman investigated for sexual abuselate Hubert Victor Whitsey was educated at Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School in
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
late Hubert Victor Whitsey was educated at Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School in Blackburn and served as a curate in Chorley and vicar in Downham before becoming Bishop of Hertford in 1971. He also served in Manchester Diocese including as... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Former East Lancashire clergy man investigated for sexual abuse while a Bishop and afterwards in countylate Hubert Victor Whitsey was educated at Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School in
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
late Hubert Victor Whitsey was educated at Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School in Blackburn and served as a curate in Chorley and vicar in Downham before becoming Bishop of Hertford in 1971. The majority of the alleged offences relate to his... Read more
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Bolton News
Road closed after crash leaves car on its roofA ROAD has been closed after a car ended up on its roof following a crash. Cho
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
A ROAD has been closed after a car ended up on its roof following a crash. Chorley New Road is currently blocked and closed outside Bolton School after the collision at around 10.15am today. Police were called to the crash involving a white Kia... Read more
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express
Prince Harry claims he has NEVER eaten a kebab but has THIS for breakfastand loves to achieve and learn." 2017 Inspirational Young Person 11-14 years -
express / Posted 4 days ago
and loves to achieve and learn." 2017 Inspirational Young Person 11-14 years - Female Alexandra Burrell "Sasha, 13, from Chorley wood, was in good health until 2016 when she developed the life threatening infection sepsis which led to her having... Read more
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Luton Today
Luton are ball number 25 for FA Cup drawWanderers, 48 Yeovil Town, 49 Tranmere Rovers, 50 Solihull Moors or Ossett Town
Luton Today / Posted 4 days ago
Wanderers, 48 Yeovil Town, 49 Tranmere Rovers, 50 Solihull Moors or Ossett Town, 51 Hartlepool United, 52 Shaw Lane, 53 Chorley or Boston United, 54 AFC Telford United, 55 Gainsborough Trinity, 56 Nantwich Town or Kettering Town, 57 Gateshead,... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
The Emirates FA Cup First Round: Full Draw Herev Grimsby Town AFC Wimbledon v Lincoln City Rochdale v Dover Athletic OR Brom
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 4 days ago
v Grimsby Town AFC Wimbledon v Lincoln City Rochdale v Dover Athletic OR Bromley Coventry City v Maidenhead United Chorley OR Boston United v Fleetwood Town Carlisle United v Oldham Athletic Notts County v Bristol Rovers Dartford v... Read more
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Daily Mirror
FA Cup first round draw in fullArgyle vs Grimsby Town AFC Wimbledon vs Lincoln City Rochdale vs Dover/Bromle
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Argyle vs Grimsby Town AFC Wimbledon vs Lincoln City Rochdale vs Dover/Bromley Coventry City vs Maidenhead United Chorley/Boston United vs Fleetwood Town Carlisle United vs Oldham Athletic Notts County vs Bristol Rovers Dartford vs... Read more
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Daily Mirror
What time is FA Cup first round draw?YEOVIL TOWN 49 TRANMERE ROVERS 50 SOLIHULL MOORS OR OSSETT TOWN 51 HARTLEPOO
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
YEOVIL TOWN 49 TRANMERE ROVERS 50 SOLIHULL MOORS OR OSSETT TOWN 51 HARTLEPOOL UNITED 52 SHAW LANE ASSOCIATION 53 CHORLEY OR BOSTON UNITED 54 AFC TELFORD UNITED 55 GAINSBOROUGH TRINITY 56 NANTWICH TOWN OR KETTERING TOWN 57... Read more
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Bolton News
Trio fined for burgling baraged 51, of Bromwich Street, Bolton, Karen O’Neill, aged 47, of Westbank Road,
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
aged 51, of Bromwich Street, Bolton, Karen O’Neill, aged 47, of Westbank Road, Lostock, and Christopher Floyd, aged 46, of Chorley Old Road, Bolton, were each fined £45. Calvert and O’Neill were each ordered to participate in 10 days of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bride who performed sex act in wedding photo says she is mortifiedthose who have to re-arrange their wedding plans are Suzanne Sparkles and fianc
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
those who have to re-arrange their wedding plans are Suzanne Sparkles and fiancé Steve Arnold. The couple, from Chorley, Lancashire, had planned to wed at St Paul's chapel next May - but are now hastily looking for a new venue. The... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Ball number 33 for Oxford UnitedYEOVIL TOWN 49 TRANMERE ROVERS 50 SOLIHULL MOORS OR OSSETT TOWN 51 HARTLEPOO
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 5 days ago
YEOVIL TOWN 49 TRANMERE ROVERS 50 SOLIHULL MOORS OR OSSETT TOWN 51 HARTLEPOOL UNITED 52 SHAW LANE ASSOCIATION 53 CHORLEY OR BOSTON UNITED 54 AFC TELFORD UNITED 55 GAINSBOROUGH TRINITY 56 NANTWICH TOWN OR KETTERING TOWN 57... Read more
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Bolton News
Two of five unauthorised homes on luxury estate could be torn down under new plansSparkle Developments was ordered to cease construction of five mansions at Grun
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
Sparkle Developments was ordered to cease construction of five mansions at Grundy Fold Farm, Chorley Old Road, last year, after it was revealed that they were built in a different size, design and location than had been agreed with Bolton... Read more
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Bolton News
Two of five unauthorised homes on luxury estate could be torn down under new plansSparkle Developments was ordered to cease construction on five mansions at Grun
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
Sparkle Developments was ordered to cease construction on five mansions at Grundy Fold Farm, in Chorley Old Road, last year, after it was revealed that they were built in a different size, design and location than had been agreed with Bolton... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Revised FA Cup Draw Numbers - Slough Again?TOWN 49 TRANMERE ROVERS 50 SOLIHULL MOORS OR OSSETT TOWN 51 HARTLEPOOL UNITE
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 6 days ago
TOWN 49 TRANMERE ROVERS 50 SOLIHULL MOORS OR OSSETT TOWN 51 HARTLEPOOL UNITED 52 SHAW LANE ASSOCIATION OR BARROW 53 CHORLEY OR BOSTON UNITED 54 AFC TELFORD UNITED 55 GAINSBOROUGH TRINITY 56 NANTWICH TOWN OR KETTERING TOWN 57... Read more
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Daily Mail
British 'sex act' photo couple say they regret taking the snapthe whole thing went mad.' Hundreds of British couples vented their fury at th
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
the whole thing went mad.' Hundreds of British couples vented their fury at the couple today. Suzanne Sparkles, 33, from Chorley in Lancashire, planned to get married to fiance Steve Arnold, 38, at St Paul's chapel in Rhodes next May - costing... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
FA Cup 1st Round DrawROVERS 50 SOLIHULL MOORS OR OSSETT TOWN 51 SOUTH SHIELDS OR HARTLEPOOL UNITED
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 7 days ago
ROVERS 50 SOLIHULL MOORS OR OSSETT TOWN 51 SOUTH SHIELDS OR HARTLEPOOL UNITED 52 SHAW LANE ASSOCIATION OR BARROW 53 CHORLEY OR BOSTON UNITED 54 AFC TELFORD UNITED OR FC UNITED OF MANCHESTER 55 HARROGATE TOWN OR GAINSBOROUGH TRINITY 56... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Gang who showed off stolen Porsche on Facebook face 65 years in jailmen carried out a number of burglaries across Greater Manchester and further af
Manchester Evening News / Posted 7 days ago
men carried out a number of burglaries across Greater Manchester and further afield in Bollington and Lymm in Cheshire, Chorley and Clayton-le-Woods, Lancashire. In one incident they stole a Porsche 911 before stopping in Blackley to pose for... Read more
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express
Greek chapel bans foreign weddings after British couple's x-rated photo goes viralto be “outraged” by the image. Other couples planning their dream wedding are
express / Posted 8 days ago
to be “outraged” by the image. Other couples planning their dream wedding are heartbroken. Suzanne Sparkles, 33, from Chorley in Lancashire, had already spent £40,000 on a ceremony with fiancé Steve Arnold, 38.Related articles Philip Hammond... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Walsall Ball Number 45 In Mondays FA Cup DrawROVERS 50 SOLIHULL MOORS OR OSSETT TOWN 51 SOUTH SHIELDS OR HARTLEPOOL UNITED
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 8 days ago
ROVERS 50 SOLIHULL MOORS OR OSSETT TOWN 51 SOUTH SHIELDS OR HARTLEPOOL UNITED 52 SHAW LANE ASSOCIATION OR BARROW 53 CHORLEY OR BOSTON UNITED 54 AFC TELFORD UNITED OR FC UNITED OF MANCHESTER 55 HARROGATE TOWN OR GAINSBOROUGH TRINITY 56... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Leamington v York Citybetween the clubs. Next Fixtures: Leamington - Harrogate (A); York - Salford
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 8 days ago
between the clubs. Next Fixtures: Leamington - Harrogate (A); York - Salford (A) Weekend Games: Brackley P-P Southport; Chorley P-P Tamworth; FC United of Manchester P-P Alfreton; Gainsborough P-P AFC Telford; Kidderminster P-P North Ferriby;... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
New chief officer joins Central Lancashire CCGsA NEW chief officer has joined a health service. Denis Gizzi will work across
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
A NEW chief officer has joined a health service. Denis Gizzi will work across Chorley and South Ribble CCG and Greater Preston CCG from Monday (October 16), following the departure of Jan Ledward to Liverpool CCG. He joins from Oldham CCG, where he... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Fixtures and notes for fansv Torquay Bath City v Chelmsford Brackley v Billericay Town Burgess Hill Tow
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
v Torquay Bath City v Chelmsford Brackley v Billericay Town Burgess Hill Town v Dartford Buxton v Gateshead Chorley v Boston Utd Dag & Red v Leyton Orient Dover v Bromley East Thurrock v Ebbsfleet United Eastleigh v Hereford... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Too few councils using new fly-tipping lawsthree fines totalling £900 as it started to use the powers after installing hid
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
three fines totalling £900 as it started to use the powers after installing hidden CCTV cameras in borough 'hotspots'. Chorley issued one for £200. Town Hall bosses said there were problems as fly-tippers had to be caught in the act or on... Read more
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Bolton News
Warning not to approach wanted manon July 31 after serving a sentence for armed robbery and grievous bodily harm
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
on July 31 after serving a sentence for armed robbery and grievous bodily harm with intent. He also has connections to Leyland, Chorley, Whittle-le-Woods, Accrington and Wigan. Police are urging people not to approach him but to contact them on 1... Read more
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Bolton News
Hospice reveals new look after £1.2 million revampsupport centre – with the first phase of the project completed in 2014, The ho
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
support centre – with the first phase of the project completed in 2014, The hospice, which opened at its site off Chorley New Road in 1992, appointed local firm CityBuild to complete the project and the new look has been designed by... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Water provider United Utilities has been ordered to pay £450,000 after contaminating the water supply of 750,000 homes and businesseswith a heavy downpour of rain had led to the water becoming contaminated. Resi
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
with a heavy downpour of rain had led to the water becoming contaminated. Residents in Mellor, Mellor Brook, Samlesbury, Chorley, Abbey Village as well as those further afield in Preston, Blackpool and the Fylde coast were affected. United... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
No ‘stop smoking’ cash for E-cigs from county councilgeneration’, covers the authority’s 12 boroughs including Hyndburn, Burnley, Ri
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
generation’, covers the authority’s 12 boroughs including Hyndburn, Burnley, Ribble Valley, Pendle, Rossendale and Chorley. Dr Karunanithi told councillors that in the county 16 per cent of adults smoke tobacco against a national average... Read more
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Bolton News
Behind the scenes of £1.2 million refurbishment at Bolton Hospicesupport centre – with the first phase of the project completed in 2014, The ho
Bolton News / Posted 10 days ago
support centre – with the first phase of the project completed in 2014, The hospice, which opened at its site off Chorley New Road in 1992, appointed local firm CityBuild to complete the project and the new look has been designed by... Read more
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