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APPEAL: Alfie Furnival with his mum Natalie and dad Peter

Family's wish to help 6-year-old boy with rare undiagnosed genetic condition ride bicycle for first time

OBJECTIONS: Bambinos Ltd wants to open a children's nursery

Opening children's centre in Bury would cause dogs to bark all day say neighbours

Stewart Sheridan lies in bed at the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, following the discovery of a tumour on his brain. Picture: Joel Goodman/MEN.

Boy diagnosed with inoperable brain tumour days after being sent home with cream for 'virus' dies, aged 10

85-year-old Sydney Greenhalgh with his family. Great grandchildren, Connor and Cian Hardman, aged five and 10, daughter Lynda Greenhalgh, son in law Mark Hardman and granddaughter Zoe Hardman

Family furious after hospital 'neglect' when 85-year-old great-grandfather suffered stroke on holiday

HEARING: Teenager banned from driving

Teenager banned from driving after crashing car into parked vehicle

COURT: Bury magistrates

Crash driver told to pay £3,000

(L-R) Cllr Sharon Briggs, 2014 winner Debbie Walker, and Jacqui Comber, chief executive of Bury Hospice at last year's event

Unsung heroes to be celebrated in Bury

Pictured at the award ceremony are (from left): Paul Kermath, business development manager; Luis McBriar, director; Claire Harrison, administrative manager; Danielle Beswick, PA to the directors; Jordan McBriar, managing director; Adam Tyler, who presente

Radcliffe firms scoops success at awards

APPEAL: Support group in crisis

Diabetes support group facing axe

The Cross Keys pubs in Lily Hill Street, Whitefield

Whitefield pub landlady wakes to find baseball bat-wielding thugs threatening her

Anger over plans to axe 350 jobs at flagship Bury call centre

Anger over plans to axe 350 jobs at flagship Bury call centre

Gary and Phil Neville join other pall-bearers to carry the coffin of their father Neville Neville into Bury Parish Church PIC: Neil Jones/PA Wire

Family, friends and well-wishers turn out to pay respects to Neville Neville

HEADLINERS: Idlewild play on Saturday, September 19

Idlewild looking forward to "1990s revival" at Ramsbottom Festival

Commissioner calls on Greater Manchester to shape stop and search

Commissioner calls on residents to help shape police stop and search powers

HOSPITAL: Bosses apologise to woman whose husband died after his lung cancer was misdiagnosed

Hospital bosses apologise to woman whose husband died after his lung cancer was misdiagnosed

Rock and roll band Last of the Dogs perform at The Two Tubs at last year's Glaston-Bury event

Glaston-Bury is back and bigger and better than ever

Dawn Fidler and Graham Evans

Instructor Graham's fundraising 'drive' for Joshua Wilson Brain Tumour charity

Volunteer medic Paul Addison had £19,000 worth of possessions taken by burglars, including his life-saving equipment

'Scumbag' thieves take volunteer medic's life-saving equipment in break-in

Stolen lawn mower has upset parishioners Barbara Newhouse, Steven Newhouse, Alan Goldsmith

Vital tool used in the revamp of church garden is stolen

Teens out to change attitudes on mental health

Teens out to change attitudes on mental health

Dawn Fidler and Graham Evans

Instructor Graham's fundraising 'drive' for Joshua Wilson Brain Tumour charity

Bury Diabetic Support Group in funding plea

Bury Diabetic Support Group in funding plea

Trained sniffer dog Milo helped in the seizure of £11,000 worth of counterfeit cigarettes and tobacco

Shopkeeper sentenced after £11,000 worth of counterfeit cigarettes and tobacco seized

Bolton crown court. Showing the building and the areas which the photographer may use. The distance between the court steps and the bus stop where the photographer usually stands in approximatly seven ft.  Photo by Nigel Taggart, Newsquest (Bolton) Ltd.,

Bury teaching assistant admits attempting to groom pupil and could face jail

Residents Karen Leach and Ian Lamb with Cllr Luise Fitzwalter at the Grant Arms bowling green site when the first application was tabled in the winter

Campaigners and developers set to come head to head over controversial planning application

Richard Hearne pictured during a previous charity cycle

Cyclist hit in head on collision with motorists 'astonished' after police refuse to investigate

Author Maxine Warner with supporter Kath Humphries

Successful Whitefield singer branches out to become a children's author

Chief officer, Peter Firth says farewell to the Mosses Centre

Peter bows out from the Mosses Centre after 16 years at the helm

Six Town Housing family fun day at Hoyles Park, Bury.Tyra Bedford 8 and Cyril the Squirel.
Images by Steve Holt, Bury Times, Tuesday August 18 2015. (35850824)

Six Town Housing roadshow entertains kids and provides 'health and wealth' advice

Among those pictured at the event are Bury South MP Ivan Lewis and councillors Joan Grimshaw, Shaheena Haroon and Tamoor Tariq

Five organisations unite to stage Bury Community Eid Fayre

James and Jennifer Smith, of Brewsmith Beer

Ramsbottom brewery toasts success of its first year with a new ale

A large crowd gathers for the performance

Unique performance to mark First World War anniversary brings out the crowds

Buddy's female team members are pictured with two performers from Goodman Green Magic

Buddy's for Children with Autism to open charity shop on The Rock

Capita workers

Council leader ‘appalled’ by O2 site job losses

Jared, Sarah and Annabelle Griffin accept a cheque from Paul and Benjamin Fox at the Bury FC fun day

Thousands join in first fun day for Annabelle's Challenge charity

Alfie Furnival, aged six, with his mum Natalie and dad Peter.

Gearing up for twin fundraising events to buy brave Alfie a £1,600 trike

From Stretch and Grow are Suzanne Rigouzzo, Fatou Bah, Oumie Denton, Khadijah Denton and centre is Isatou Denton, aged 10.

Nursery's fun day raises £500 for Grace's Place

Revd Carol Hayden has signed up to do the English Half Marathon in September.

Vicar Carol bouncing back from broken arm to tick half marathon off her 'Bucket List'

Author Maxine Warner with her book and CD on a recent visit to Buckingham Palace for a royal garden party

Successful Whitefield singer branches out to become a children's author

Regency Care Centre in Lilly Hill, Whitefield

Whitefield care home ordered to improve after watchdog inspection

Besses Training Band performed at the open day

Green-fingered guests have fun in the sun at Whitefield hidden gem

Bridget Lees marked her 100th birthday with a get-together at her home in Sedgley

Popular Sedgley woman celebrates 100th birthday with shortbread and family from near and far

Bury families feature in Home-Start film to be premiered at showcase event at The Lowry

L-R:  Katie Lyth with son Leo (aged 5 months), husband James and daughter Jorja (aged two) in Bury.  Leo has had corrective surgery on his skull.  Photo by Karen Hope, Friday July 24 2015. Reporter: Sarah (33116813)

Mum's photo of baby son's head changes his life for the better

Spectators watch the performance

Heaton Park touched by magic

Ivan Lewis (back row centre), is pictured with some of the other guests

MP among guests at successful Bury Community Eid Fayre

Alicia Gordon

Talented student takes part in cancer research project at pharmaceutical giant

Skatepark closure comes under fire

Skatepark closure comes under fire

Picture by Julian Brown 16/08/15

Fletcher Barnes (5) poses as a Super Hero at the birthday party to celebrate the second anniversary of the Joshua Wilson Brain Tumour charity held at the Village Hotel, Bury. (35284407)

Party celebrates Super Josh's charity legacy

Daisy, 18 months old, sister of Daftney

Homes wanted after influx of cats and kittens at RSPCA

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