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  • Cregan escort photo investigated - Police are investigating how a photo was taken of an escort accompanying murderer Dale Cregan from prison to hospital and shared amongst officers.
  • Nurse jailed for patient headbutt - A critical care nurse from Oldham is jailed for headbutting a seriously ill patient at a hospital in Lancashire.
  • Festival founder to leave in 2015 - The founding artistic director of Manchester International Festival is to leave after next year's event.
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Intelligence agencies could not have stopped Fusilier Lee Rigby's murder but they did not have access to a "significant" online exchange, a report finds.

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Police are investigating how a photo was taken of an escort accompanying murderer Dale Cregan from prison to hospital and shared amongst officers.

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A critical care nurse from Oldham is jailed for headbutting a seriously ill patient at a hospital in Lancashire.

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The founding artistic director of Manchester International Festival is to leave after next year's event.

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A man is arrested in connection with the death of a shop owner who was shot at his Manchester store.

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A man remains in a critical condition after he was stabbed in Manchester city centre, suspending trams in the area.

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West Bromwich Albion and England striker Saido Berahino is arrested in Lymm, Cheshire for drink-driving.

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A mysterious explosion heard across parts of Manchester and Salford remains unexplained.

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The death of a man whose body was found in a bush in Manchester city centre is no longer being treated as suspicious, police say.

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Cristian Montano, sacked by Oldham following spot-fixing allegations, is to sue the club after he was released from bail.

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Kick It Out is willing to help Wigan owner Dave Whelan after his alleged racist comments after the appointment of Malky Mackay.

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The teenage playwright who inspired Morrissey

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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

Minimum Temperature: 5C (41F), Wind Direction: North Easterly, Wind Speed: 10mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1024mb, Humidity: 84%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunset: 15:59 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 7C (45F), Minimum Temperature: 6C (43F), Wind Direction: East North Easterly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1012mb, Humidity: 93%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:53 GMT, Sunset: 15:58 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 8C (46F), Minimum Temperature: 6C (43F), Wind Direction: South Easterly, Wind Speed: 4mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1002mb, Humidity: 95%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:54 GMT, Sunset: 15:57 GMT

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