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BRILLIANT BOLTON: Meet the ordinary folk who are pitching in to help out — delivering food and water to people in need across the town

BRILLIANT BOLTON: Meet the ordinary folk who are pitching in to help out — delivering food and water to people in need across the town

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Computer geek guilty of attempts to buy deadly poison ricin from dark web

Computer geek guilty of attempts to buy deadly poison ricin from dark web

Little Hulton thug jailed after kicking pregnant woman in the stomach

Little Hulton thug jailed after kicking pregnant woman in the stomach

Grandmother who drowned in Astley Bridge may have been trying to retrieve ball from shallow stream

Grandmother who drowned in Astley Bridge may have been trying to retrieve ball from shallow stream

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Councillors to decide on plans for 56 houses

Councillors to decide on plans for 56 houses

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New disabled access proposed as Bolton Council hopes to finally sign off town hall plans

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Academy split: Ladybridge High School pulls out of plans to become a 'joint academy' with Little Lever High

Academy split: Ladybridge High School pulls out of plans to become a 'joint academy' with Little Lever High

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Investigation launched after flat torched in arson attack

Investigation launched after flat torched in arson attack

Taxi drivers start new firm to 'shake up the industry'

Taxi drivers start new firm to 'shake up the industry'

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Shops found selling legal highs in Bolton

Shops found selling legal highs in Bolton

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Delegates from Bolton on the first 'Northern Powerhouse' trade mission to South East Asia

Delegates from Bolton on the first 'Northern Powerhouse' trade mission to South East Asia

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Barn fire destroys 500 tonnes of straw

Barn fire destroys 500 tonnes of straw

Probe launched after flat destroyed in 'arson' attack

Probe launched after flat destroyed in 'arson' attack

Bolton weather update – Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Bolton weather update – Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update – Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update – Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Software firm honoured for developing system to help charities collect gift aid

Software firm honoured for developing system to help charities collect gift aid

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Breaking Bad fan had 'careful plan' to buy deadly ricin poison, court heard

Breaking Bad fan had 'careful plan' to buy deadly ricin poison, court heard

Lifestyle advice roadshow gets off to a flyer in Radcliffe

Lifestyle advice roadshow gets off to a flyer in Radcliffe

Teenagers armed with baseball bats attack Little Lever post office

Teenagers armed with baseball bats attack Little Lever post office

Bolton at Home workmen tear down gran's £400 fence 'because she did not have permission to put it up'

Bolton at Home workmen tear down gran's £400 fence 'because she did not have permission to put it up'

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Doctors' surgeries getting cash rewards for NOT sending patients to hospital

Doctors' surgeries getting cash rewards for NOT sending patients to hospital

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Paul Massey murder: Police trying to trace teenage girl seen at bus stop who may have witnessed shooting

Paul Massey murder: Police trying to trace teenage girl seen at bus stop who may have witnessed shooting

Valentine's Day Deane arsonist has jail term increased by 12 months

Valentine's Day Deane arsonist has jail term increased by 12 months

VIDEO: 'Inseparable' ferret and dog reunited after Benson spent 5 weeks missing

VIDEO: 'Inseparable' ferret and dog reunited after Benson spent 5 weeks missing

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Firefighters called to Radcliffe bungalow after elderly couple spot sparking fuse box

Firefighters called to Radcliffe bungalow after elderly couple spot sparking fuse box

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Helen Flanagan uploads cute snap of her family as daughter Matilda turns one month old

Helen Flanagan uploads cute snap of her family as daughter Matilda turns one month old

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MEP calls for changes to smacking laws

MEP calls for changes to smacking laws

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UPDATED: Market Place shopping centre evacuated after fire in basement

UPDATED: Market Place shopping centre evacuated after fire in basement

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Review of single person council tax discounts in Bolton

Review of single person council tax discounts in Bolton

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Kindhearted strangers donate in droves to fundraising page set up for robbed gran, 91

Kindhearted strangers donate in droves to fundraising page set up for robbed gran, 91

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Man arrested after reports dog walker exposed his boxer shorts to woman

Man arrested after reports dog walker exposed his boxer shorts to woman

Stars of the school shine at end of year prom

Stars of the school shine at end of year prom

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Son of popular Farnworth PCSO who died from cancer asked to perform poignant dove release

Son of popular Farnworth PCSO who died from cancer asked to perform poignant dove release

Pupils go green to support poorly pupil Katy

Pupils go green to support poorly pupil Katy

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Horwich mum writes book in three-and-a-half-weeks — and donates royalties to hospital staff who saved her life

Horwich mum writes book in three-and-a-half-weeks — and donates royalties to hospital staff who saved her life

Project to feed Bolton's most needy kids gets underway

Project to feed Bolton's most needy kids gets underway

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Dinner lady turned teacher hangs up her apron after 28 years at school

Dinner lady turned teacher hangs up her apron after 28 years at school

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Football programme to rehabilitate ex-offenders wins award

Football programme to rehabilitate ex-offenders wins award

Bolton weather update – Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Bolton weather update – Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update – Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Bolton traffic and travel update – Tuesday, July 28, 2015

First class pupil honoured with top award

First class pupil honoured with top award

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New MP continues to back apprentices - by taking one on himself

New MP continues to back apprentices - by taking one on himself

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Whistleblowers claim seven Bolton paramedics set to leave frontline services in next month

Whistleblowers claim seven Bolton paramedics set to leave frontline services in next month

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Appeal to find teenager missing for almost three weeks

Appeal to find teenager missing for almost three weeks

Hopes for Radcliffe town centre boost with live entertainment

Hopes for Radcliffe town centre boost with live entertainment

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More than 2,600 streetlights in 500 streets switched to low-energy LED lighting

More than 2,600 streetlights in 500 streets switched to low-energy LED lighting

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JAILED: Businessman who organised terrifying raid on his elderly uncle's home

JAILED: Businessman who organised terrifying raid on his elderly uncle's home

Dad who attacked partner after being woken up to care for baby daughter given chance to avoid jail

Dad who attacked partner after being woken up to care for baby daughter given chance to avoid jail

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Bridge work is "final jigsaw piece" of electrification project but will leave Blackrod road closed for four months

Bridge work is "final jigsaw piece" of electrification project but will leave Blackrod road closed for four months

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UPDATED: Murder investigation launched after father-of-five Paul Massey shot dead

UPDATED: Murder investigation launched after father-of-five Paul Massey shot dead

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