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So far, 34 cladding samples from 17 areas have been sent to the government's laboratory - and every one has failed fire safety tests.

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The instrument is expected to attract worldwide interest and to sell for 30,000 or more.

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The 79-year-old woman was hit by a black Peugeot 107 driving along Bury New Road, Heywood.

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Lisa Lees was among 22 people who died in the suicide bombing at Manchester Arena.

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Hugh Grant offers 1,000 for the "safe return" of blind WW2 veteran Alfred Barlow's medals.

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Alison Howe was picking up her daughter from Manchester Arena when she died in the terror attack.

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The record was set 20 years after the release of first novel.

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The actor joins Kris Kristofferson on stage, as he shoots a scene for his new film.

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Martyn Hett's mum made her comments a month on from the Manchester Arena bombing.

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Reports of religious hate crime rose threefold and Islamophobia spiked after the attack, police say.

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John gave his boots to Akbar Badshah, who was turned away from a restaurant for wearing sandals.

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Stabbing victim Shaun Murphy was a "kind, helpful and loving" father, according to his family.

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Community News

Cost of Living Rising!

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.

Avoid Your Home Flooding

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.


Getting On The Property Market

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013

EASIER SAID THAN DONE! The mortgage and property market looks to be improving slightly through better mortgage deals. However the market still lacks direction and combined with lack of incentives for new buyers and government cuts it looks like it could be a while before it rises.

Will Online Shopping Be The Death Of Our High Streets

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

ARE YOU AN ONLINE SHOPPER AND A BARGAIN SURFER? We do not know to what extent the increasing activity of online shopping will eventually have on our Mossley based high street retailers but some predict it may end the high street shopping as a whole in the future.

Council Tax Rises As Councils Set To Save Money

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

MORE CUTS..... GREAT!!! Many councils across the UK now have the choice to either increase council tax, raise the funds by cutting back on other factors or even worse they do both.

Dealing With Stress At Work

Posted by Administrator : Monday 25th February 2013

ARE WE GETTING TOO STRESSED AT WORK? While some workplace stress is completely normal, excessive stress can interfere with your productivity and impact your physical and emotional health. This means your ability to deal with it can mean the difference between success or failure.

Local Weather

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 9C (48F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1010mb, Humidity: 88%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:40 BST, Sunset: 21:41 BST

Maximum Temperature: 16C (61F), Minimum Temperature: 13C (55F), Wind Direction: West South Westerly, Wind Speed: 3mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1014mb, Humidity: 62%, UV Risk: 6, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:40 BST, Sunset: 21:41 BST

Maximum Temperature: 17C (63F), Minimum Temperature: 12C (54F), Wind Direction: South Easterly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1007mb, Humidity: 78%, UV Risk: 4, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:41 BST, Sunset: 21:41 BST

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