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Prestwich

St Monica’s High School in Prestwich

School head teacher rejects claims boys are banned from gathering in groups of 3 or more

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IN THE DOCK: Bury Magistrates' Court

In the dock: 8 people who have appeared in court in Bury

Bob, Helen, and Lucy May with sponsor child Jemima Elizabeth on a Mission Direct trip to Uganda

Couple's appeal for Lego donations ahead of Cambodia charity trip

New pet shop creates 13 jobs for Prestwich

Sadly, the photo is a fake — a Sea Life centre will not be opening in Prestwich

Talk of Sea Life centre opening in Prestwich nothing more than a fishy rumour

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Big Issue seller Alan outside Aldi in Prestwich (Photo: John Holt — Hartpetphotography)

Prestwich Big Issue seller features in the magazine

Fraudsters targetting elderly and vulnerable people by phone

Fraudsters targetting elderly and vulnerable people by phone

Parklife Festival 2016 line up announced

Parklife Festival 2016 line up announced

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Claire Renton, aged 31, of Prestwich, is holding a Valentine's Day fashion show for charity

Prestwich beauty queen wants supporters to have a heart for charity on Valentine's Day

ZODIAC: According to Chinese astrology, your birth year's animal can affect your personality, fortune and love life

How Chinese New Year may affect your love life - 5 essential questions

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Motorists across Bury have been turning their heads at long-haired unicyclist Eddie Baxter, aged 25, of Brooks Avenue, Radcliffe

Long-haired man on unicycle comes forward after commuters ask 'who are you?'

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APPEAL: An 11-year-old boy has been left 'utterly traumatised' by the incident

'Shut up or I will stab your son' — masked robber's terrifying threat to family

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Jack Wood pictured on his new bike which enables him to get out of his wheelchair

Disabled boy enjoying playtime out of his wheelchair after fundraisers buy him customised bike

The Polyflor factory in Whitefield

Factory workers to meet with bosses over cuts to shifts

BIKE: Hotel night porter Connor Stephens, who cycles to his new job thanks to TfGM’s Bike back to Work scheme

Free bicycles up for grabs for jobseekers

Heaton park playground is set for revamp

Heaton Park play area set for revamp

Masked thieves threaten to stab family, including 11-year-old boy, in their own home

Masked thieves threaten to stab family, including 11-year-old boy, in their own home

Florence Rafter, aged 9, and her friend Millie Dejager, aged 8, having fun at last year's Prestwich Carnival

Prestwich Carnival hopes to find carnival queens from days gone by for this year's event

Dania Mann-Wineberg, aged 16, playing the violin

Schoolgirl plays holocaust violin that saved the life of concentration camp prisoner

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Left to Right: Anne Broadhurst, Carer Governor, Tracy Collard, Carer Lead, Alan Maden, Trust Chair, Karen, local carer, and Gill Green, Director of Nursing and Operations

Carers in Prestwich to receive extra support after the launch of an updated strategy by NHS trust

Kevin(left) and Stefan Burke from  Prestwich, . both donated a kidney to strangers..Pictured Richard Holton 23rd January 2016. (53522397)

Brothers give gift of life by donating kidney each to strangers

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Heaton Park play area set for revamp

Heaton Park play area set for revamp

DISCUSSIONS: Cllr Jane Black

Car park could be changed to short stay

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Cllr Paddy Heneghan outside the properties in Heys Road

Work begins to demolish 'eye sore' houses

The country's biggest inflatable obstacle course is coming to Heaton Park

Are you daring enough to complete the country's biggest inflatable obstacle course?

Lucy Hill, aged 21, of Whitefield, has taken her first steps after a road crash almost three weeks ago

21-year-old woman takes first steps after Thailand moped crash 3 weeks ago

Adam and Hayley Powsney of Unsworth

Heartbroken Bury couple speak of pain and anguish after baby's death in hospital

RESULT: At Manchester Mesivta School, from left, Tolly Cohen, Rabbi Sulzbacher, Shiloime Rose, Lazer Halpern and, seated, Mendy Simmons

Only one school in Prestwich saw GCSE results improve, official figures show

Prestwich library

Man jailed for throwing Prestwich Library computer at the wall - because it would not print

An artist's impression of what Bury New Road might look like if Proposal One becomes a reality

More than 600 people take part in Prestwich high street consultation

Pictured left to right: Ursula Caldwell, clinical educator at Pennine Acute Trust; Molly Fitzpatrick; Dr Kate Granger, MBE and Gill Harris, chief nurse at Pennine Acute Trust

Doctor and terminal cancer patient inspires new generation of hospital workers

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Autumn DePoe-Hughes

Prestwich mum is in readers' good books

Scott Richards and wife Clare

Thai boxer hits the ground running for biggest challenge yet

Michael Lees

Missing man found safe and well

Prestwich was an answer to a question on Saturday's Pointless Celebrities (image via Prestwich Sloopy)

Prestwich gets a mention on Pointless Celebrities

In the dock: 9 people who have appeared in court in Bury

In the dock: 9 people who have appeared in court in Bury

lollipop man 3 (53438640)

2 lollipop ladies or men needed to help children safely across the road

Headway shop manager Gail Pullen with sister and headway volunteer Lynn Pullen

Charity shop celebrates 1st anniversary as it receives prestigious award

AC/DC tribute act Whole Lotta DC will headline the free event

Festwich 2016 line-up announced

Daniel Barton, son Zach and Peter Kay in Solita Prestwich

Sadly, Peter Kay did not order any garlic bread during his trip to Solita

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Yesoiday Hatorah School in Sedgley Park Road, Prestwich

Jewish school in Prestwich wants to build security gatehouse

Sam Gontarz with volunteer Jane Mechlowitz, left, and Hila Kaye, project coordinator at My Voice

He survived five concentration camps — now a Whitefield grandfather speaks out about his incredible story

'Eyesore' houses set to be demolished

'Eyesore' houses to be demolished

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Bolton Mountain Rescue's Volkswagen Crafter vehicle

Mountain rescue team blasts 'cretin' who hurled big snowball at emergency vehicle attending an incident

Snow dog Heidi enjoys her first play in the white stuff (photo by @misheleneous)

Pooch Heidi enjoys fun in the snow for first time

Daniel Brocklebank outside the Church Inn, Prestwich

Coronation Street vicar visits a Prestwich 'church'

Tulle Court (52500747)

Final tenants move into new development on site of run-down estate

BACK: In black and n steam. The Flying Scotsman in her wartime livery

PICTURES: Flying Scotsman gallery - send us your images of the iconic locomotive

Leon Wong attacking Jordan Holmes

Heaton Park music festival attacker could lose houses

Tired business woman resting her head on desk (52528986)

Need a new job? Recruitment day coming to town

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