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A WOMAN has been found dead at a house in Bury.
AN elderly woman had to be rescued by firefighters after collapsing near her bedroom door.
MEMORIALS are being held for Fusilier Lee Rigby on the second anniversary of his death, which falls today.
A FORMER park lodge in Bury could become a hub for people with learning disabilities.
PUPILS have been coming to terms with the devastation caused by drink and drug-fuelled vandals who destroyed a garden they helped create at their Bury school.
A FAMILY of three were lucky to be alive after a blaze gutted their Tottington home.
FILM director Danny Boyle welcomed in the opening of a new Manchester arts centre with a bang.
STREETS in Holcombe could be enforced with 20mph limits and speed humps in efforts by the council to calm traffic.
ELBOW frontman Guy Garvey was among the guests at 2015 Ivor Novello awards.
SUPPORT for a scheme that helps people with learning difficulties into the workplace is growing, after six students secured placements with a Bury car dealership.
CHILDREN and staff at a Tottington nursery are celebrating receiving a national education award.
A RESERVE championship and top price coup have been achieved by a Holcombe farming family.
ARCHAELOGISTS have paid tribute to local history enthusiasts who helped unearth some of Radcliffe’s medieval history at a dig in Close Park.
THIEVES have been condemned for carrying out a pre-meditated raid on a Radcliffe primary school, stealing charity collections, children's dinner money, and tuck shop takings.
A FAMILY raising money in memory of a teenager who tragically died of an epileptic fit is preparing for one final push to break through their £35,000 fundraising target.
POLICE want to trace loved ones of a woman from Bury.
RAMSBOTTOM mountaineer Melanie Southworth is returning home after a traumatic few weeks which saw her survive a devastating Everest avalanche and a second earthquake in Nepal.
Leslie Stevens was certainly all "ale and hearty" when he toasted his 100th birthday with a specially-created beer bearing his name.
BUSINESSES are being urged to back a cancer support group in a new campaign which launched in spectacular fashion on Sunday.
A BRADLEY Fold mum claims appointment restrictions at a dental practice in Bury has left her unable to fix a visit for her two sons.
SMILING youngsters took a trip back in time on Sunday as they enjoyed a family fun day in Prestwich.
DEVELOPERS have revealed plans to build almost 100 homes on a large patch of land in Prestwich.
A teaching assistant at a Radcliffe primary school has been honoured by staff and pupils to celebrate her 30 years of dedicated service.
LITTLE Bo Peep has lost her sheep — and she wants members of the public to find them.
DO not feed the pigeons — that is the advice being offered by councillors and transport chiefs trying to bring Prestwich's pest problem under control.
A RAPIST claimed he was asleep and did not know what he was doing while he had sex with two women.
A COW on the motorway has caused delays in both directions on the M62.
FAMILIES are flocking to Bury to be immersed into an enchanting carnival world.
MUSIC fan Michael Prest is savouring a mouthwatering moment after winning a competition to create a special edition chocolate bar to celebrate Ramsbottom Festival's fifth birthday.
THIS dramatic 3D fly-through is the first glimpse into the multi-million world class fire training centre being developed in Bury.
A PRIMARY school given a critical report by inspectors is now making good progress.
A CHARITY ball that brought Las Vegas to Bury has raised more than £3,000 to help fight a rare and life-threatening genetic condition.
MICHAEL Prest is savouring a mouthwatering moment after winning a competition to create a special edition chocolate bar to celebrate Ramsbottom Festival's fifth birthday.
COUNCILLOR Michelle Wiseman, the outgoing Mayor of Bury, met with staff and patients at Fairfield Hospital during Dementia Awareness Week.
YOUNGSTERS became eco-warriors for the day after receiving tips from a recycling expert at their Ramsbottom school.
MOST people can only dream of attending a garden party with the Queen – but girl guide Anna Lowthian is due to live that dream today. (May 28)
A CARE home was shut down due to a catalogue of failings and serious safety concerns, a hard-hitting report has revealed.
A SUNNYBANK shop had to be evacuated after a shorted light fitting nearly sparked a blaze.
A FOUR-day Lost Carnival spectacular, described as a large scale outdoor immersive theatre event for families, will get under way in Bury on Friday.
A SCHOOL teacher juggled teaching a lesson about the devastation of Nepal’s earthquakes while cycling 80 kilometres on an exercise bike to raise money for the tragedy.
THE first stage of construction on a new state-of-the-art training centre in Bury is under way.
A FORMER soldier celebrated his 100th birthday by throwing a party for fellow tenants at a Radcliffe extra care scheme.
A RADCLIFFE pub is "toast of the town" after raising £1,500 for Bury Hospice.
IT is all systems go for a new fast food restaurant being built in Prestwich.
MUSIC festival organisers are leading a charm offensive to reassure neighbours about potential problems.
A RADCLIFFE road has been named among the worst locations in Greater Manchester for speeding offences.
A PRESTWICH businesswoman was on Virgin territory when she was a guest of entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson.
A FRESH appeal has been launched after a man dislocated his elbow when he was attacked and forced onto tram tracks at Whitefield Metrolink station.
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NICKY Adams admits he was “shocked and disappointed” at the way his second spell at Bury ended following the club’s decision to place him on the transfer list.