A HUGE power cut will leave vast swathes of Bury in the dark tonight.
PUPILS at a Radcliffe primary school were given a lesson in parenthood as they adopted their own 'flour babies'.
A CARE home for young people says it has addressed areas of concern after a report identified areas that required improvement.
A TEAM of young air cadets were flying the flag for Radcliffe as winners of a volleyball competition.
KIND-hearted pupils at a Prestwich school have raised more than £500 for the victims of the Nepal earthquake.
A GANG of robbers have been sent to custody after eagle-eyed children helped police officers track them down.
SEVEN fun-draisers proved themselves game for a laugh at a special night in aid of a Prestwich charity.
CRICKETERS were tickled pink after £2,600 was raised at a league match with a spin-off for charity.
A CHARITABLE duo hoping to raise thousands of pounds for charity both completed the Great Manchester Swim in under an hour last weekend.
BURY'S pre-season opener at Warrington Town has been cancelled due concerns over the pitch.
RADCLIFFE residents are being urged to share their ideas and aspirations for how to improve life in the town at a community consultation this week.
KEEPING the wheels of a community-minded social group turning for 50 years has proved to be a piece of cake for one group of smiling ladies.
FIFTY years have passed since four pals left Bury and Bolton for a new life Down Under.
PUPILS were left open-mouthed when an unexpected guest literally dropped in to their school.
PILSWORTH company Garic has revealed annual fuel savings of more than £50,000 by monitoring driver behaviour across its 45-strong sales and delivery fleet.
A BURY company which has provided a range of vital information technology services to a range of clients has marked its 25th year in business.
POLICE are appealing for help to track down a man who is wanted on a recall to prison.
FIREFIGHTERS put out a kitchen blaze in Bury after an elderly lady left a cloth boiling.
HUNDREDS of bonsai lovers from across the world are set to flock to Bury for a major exhibition in October.
TWO cousins are campaigning to clean up a derelict cemetery after research into their family history led to the discovery of a number of war graves.