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LITTER: Warning to drivers who use M60

Drivers who throw litter on M60 warned they face fines after 1,300 bags of rubbish collected

From left, Rachael Barrett, with mum Amanda Healey and Jessica Healey

Sisters throwing day-long party in memory of mother who would have been 50 this summer

Keith and May Heywood, who celebrate their diamond wedding anniversary today

Shared love of music keeps us together, say diamond wedding couple

HEARING: Bury Magistrates' Court

Thief jailed for stealing laptop from primary school

Alex Nicholson, Louise Ashton, Elisha Stewart celebrating achieving their Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) qualifications

Students from Bury College University Centre celebrate their graduation

David Brooks (right) alongside triathlete John van Wisse

Bury filmmaker makes splash on Aussie TV with triathlon documentary

Mr Warren Smith, Lord-Lieutenant of Greater Manchester, presents the award to Cadet Flight Sergeant Fabian Noble

Air Cadets duo from Bury honoured with Lord-Lieutenant awards

Bury College Sports Centre. (18458336)

Bury College hails 'best of the best' students

Pictured are the committee members (from left): Liz Magnall, Shefali Talukdar, Jill Oliviero, Debi Fellone, Ann Johnson, Linda Horrocks and Lee Rector

Champagne lunch raises £17,000 for Bury Hospice

Kieran McGrath, aged 26, of Clayton, died in October after being shot

Police raid Bury and Whitefield properties and make more arrests in fatal shooting probe

FIRE: The smoking wreckage of the burned out motorhome on the M66. Image via Colin Hamby.

VIDEO: Motor home destroyed after motorway blaze

Lavender Hills Care Home, in Stubbins Vale Road, Ramsbottom

People can now tour a Ramsbottom care home from the comfort of their own living room

The North West in Bloom judges pictured during their visit. Also pictured (centre) is Cllr Michelle Wiseman, deputy mayor of Bury, and (far right) Cllr Mike Connolly, leader of the council.

In Bloom judging day – what will be the verdict?

Springside CP School, Bury.Return of educational narrowboat.L/R;Jamie Bland 10 and Jena Dickinson 9.
Images by Steve Holt, Bury Times, Friday July 10 2015. (31665790)

A boat created to educate children about traveller culture docks at a Bury school

Exterior picture of Bury Town Hall. Photo by Paul Gardner. Newsquest, Bolton. Monday September 16 2013.

FAO Bury News (24570543)

£2.1 million boost for Bury rehabilitation centre

Bury Courthouse

MP warns of 'huge loss' to community amid backlash over proposed courthouse closure

Some of the students enjoying the great outdoors during a walk over Holcombe Hill

Holy Cross students enjoy broad spectrum of activities during two-day enrichment event

Rachel Hayes receives her certificate of course completion from Commodore David Dutton, Royal Navy, Assistant Chief of Staff (Resources and Plans).

Bury woman sails through warfare specialist training at HMS Collingwood

Bury Cancer Support Centre's champagne afternoon tea and fashion show is 'sparkling' success

Military charity hoping to change perceptions with Shakers partnership

Prestwich Cllr Noel Bayley has given his backing to new 'live bus timetable' technology

Transport campaigner backs gadget set to make bus travel more convenient

Curator of Collections and Research at the National Railway Museum Bob Gwynne checks on restoration work on the Flying Scotsman Steam, undertaken by Riley & Son Ltd in Bury

Bury engineering firm helping to get Flying Scotsman back on track

Lesley Jones, Bury’s director of public health, has issued a warning over 'legal highs'

'Legal high' warning issued after five people taken to hospital

479 bus queue

Campaigners win reprieve for under-threat bus service

Students Brook Barnes aged 14 and Heidi Drinnan aged 13.

Elton High School's art project helps bridge the generation gap

Alex Pearson, who was injured in the crash in 2010

Man 'catastrophically' injured in taxi smash in line for multi-million pound compensation

At Greenmount Golf Club's annual dinner (left to right) Vincent White, Maureen Cowie, Margery Gardiner, Arthur Gardiner, Phil Walsh, Julie Hutchings and Sid Launders

Golfing stalwart praised by commentator at The Open – but misses his moment of fame

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.,

Bottle attack man given suspended jail sentence

Picture by Julian Brown 17/07/15Tracey NevilleBolton University Graduations at Victoria Halls (32394146)

Bury's Tracey Neville nets honorary doctorate

Pictured (back row, from left): Rebecca Jones (year nine), Paul Kennedy (year eight) Mr. John Smith, mayor's consort,, Mr Peter Whitnall, chairman of governors, Clay Takawira, William Brockbank (year nine) and Usman Afridi (year nine). (Front): Alicia Gar

Derby High's lower school prizegiving celebrates 'remarkable year'

Jill Brady (extreme left), and Rachel Bamber (far right), pictured with several local residents at the cheque presentation

Asda 'springs' into community life to help fund zoo trip

TWO motorists taken to hospital after two crash on motorway

TWO motorists taken to hospital after two crash on motorway

Stewart’s dad, Michael Sheridan, with the wheelchair-adapted van

Dance-a-thon funds wheelchair-adapted van for 10-year-old with inoperable brain tumour

Members of Bury Acapeelers during their visit to Whitby

Bury Acapeelers take part in the annual Street Choirs festival in Whitby

Pictured with the hamper are (from left): David Steadman, Bury Rough Sleepers volunteer, Natalie Noone, Rachel Labrow and George Lovell of DTE

Bury Rough Sleepers charity benefits from month of fundraising from local business

Philips Park Road West in Whitefield, where one of the sex attacks happened. Picture courtesy of Google Streetview

Police launch probe after sex attacks on women in Prestwich and Whitefield

Kaydie Kopicka has been found safe and well

Missing 13-year-old found safe and well

Police appeal over missing teenager Kaydie Kopicka, 13

13-year-old Kaydie Kopicka missing since Wednesday

Bury Courthouse

Bury courts recommended for closure

Exciting opportunity for businesses at Bury Light Night 2015

(l-r) Linda Kent, senior research nurse at Pennine Acute Trust, Joe Ogor and Jo Taylor, research nurses and patients (seated) Hannah McCarthy and Glenn Brooks.

Patients and staff celebrate opening of hospital's high-tech research unit

Bury project shortlisted for National Lottery award

(l-r) Margaret Brandeth-Jones, practice nurse, Dr Afzal Hussain and Chris Foulkes, senior receptionist

Doctors' surgery success down to 'personal touch'

Praise for Elton High School following Ofsted monitoring visit

Mayor of Bury Cllr Stella Smith, Mayor's Consort John Smith, and Bury FC groundsman Mike Curtis with Jayden Owen, aged 9, Ethan Kiernan, aged 10, and Oisin Griffin, aged 11

Mayor honours Radcliffe pupils at end of year ceremony

Mayor of Bury Cllr Stella Smith cuts the ribbon alongside Mayor's Consort John Smith, Cllr Judith Kelly, her husband Paul, son Harrison and nephew Alfie Hale

Councillor's 'Wine Time' party boosts fundraising total

Pictured with their medals are (left to right): Chris Dawson, Liz Crabtree, Ben Corfield and John Jefferson.

Bury Jigsaw celebrate boccia national final silver medal success

Human Table Football at the summer fair at Christ Church CofE Primary School, Church Street, Walshaw. Photo by Karen Hope, Friday July 10 2015. (31733945)

School's summer fair raises £1,500

Thomas Gallagher

Tributes paid after teenager is found dead in park

Fairfield General Hospital.

Patients will travel to Oldham for emergency surgery after Fairfield made 'local' hospital under Healthier Together plans

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