Manchester

Thugs sprayed 'pay your bill Donna' on a man's house, then cut brakes on his van - and he has no idea why

Thugs sprayed the words ‘PAY YOUR BILL DONNA’ on the side of an innocent man’s house - before cutting the brakes to his van and torching a …

Emergency Medicine

Woman Is Hit With Roof Tile, Strangled And Raped In Greater Manchester

She was pulled onto an AstroTurf pitch and assaulted.<p>PA Archive/PA Images<p>A woman was hit with a roof tile, strangled and raped in Greater Manchester …

England

Four boys arrested by police investigating a spate of thefts from cars parked at Manchester Airport

Four teenage boys have been arrested by police investigating a spate of thefts from cars parked at Manchester Airport.<p>The four - three 15-year-old …

Manchester

MP calls for councils to be given more powers to tackle pavement parking

BURY North MP James Frith has called for councils to be given more powers to tackle pavement parking.<p>It comes after he visited a street scene set up …

Manchester

Wigan residents' fury over internet repair delays

Wiganers have been cut off from their phones and the internet after vandals and thieves sabotaged efforts to repair network problems.<p>Openreach said …

Repairs

First-floor flat badly damaged after fire

Residents described hearing 'banging noises' and seeing lots of smoke pouring from the window.<p>Maria-Chiara Bradascio said: "I could hear banging …

Engines

A new book reveals the tall tales of the Boss and the Bruce Springsteen fans

Musician turned DJ, web pioneer and publisher Neil Cossar is celebrating the release of the latest The Day I Was There book, this time featuring …

Bruce Springsteen

Magpies skipper bounces off a pigeon

Scott Pendlebury is so silky a player that it seems like nothing could ever rattle him.<p>That was certainly the case against North Melbourne at the MCG …

Salford

Grandad suffers horrific life-changing injuries after mugger leaves him for dead in unprovoked street attack

A grandfather suffered life-changed injuries and broke his neck in a vicious street mugging.<p>Graham Rowland, 72, was left for dead after a thug hit …

England

Trump and McConnell's judicial havoc will last for decades

After the events of the past 10 days, it is abundantly clear that there is no end to the amount of damage Trump will wreak on the United States …

Mitch McConnell

Firefighters rescue seven-year-old boy from tree

FIREFIGHTERS rescued a seven-year-old boy after he got stuck up a tree.<p>The youngster had been playing with friends in Bolton Road Park, Radcliffe, …

Fire Fighting

Graduate joined by guide dog on stage as she collects first degree

But the 22-year-old was overjoyed as she took to the stage, accompanied by guide dog Claude, to receive her certificate on Thursday.<p>She thanked …

Guide Dogs

Trump just lashed out at Michael Cohen over recording.

President Trump during a cabinet meeting on July 18, 2018 in Washington, DC.Olivier Douliery/CNP via ZUMA<p>Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to …

Donald Trump

A woman has gone missing from Primark on Market Street in the city centre and police need your help

Police have launched an urgent search for a 78 year old with dementia, who has gone missing from Primark this afternoon.<p>June Hoyle, 78, was last seen …

Manchester

Utility Repair Closes Part Of Route 70: Police

Manchester police are urging motorists to avoid the area after a crash overnight forced emergency repairs, according to reports.<p>MANCHESTER, NJ — If …

Repairs

Chester FC 0 Bury 1: League Two side get the better of the Blues

A strike four minutes after half time from Swiss striker Gold Omotayo saw Chester FC go down 1-0 at the hands of League Two side Bury at the Swansway …

Soccer

Car lands on top of traffic light after collision

A CAR landed on top of a traffic light after colliding with another vehicle in Bury today.<p>The incident happened at the junction of George Street and …

Manchester

Pigeon hilariously falconed as Magpies thrash Roos

Collingwood’s Scott Pendlebury has left AFL fans in stitches after accidentally bouncing the ball on a pigeon during the Magpies’ win over North …

Salford

Teaching positions

<b>2 x Teaching Positions</b><p>Elleray Park School, Wallasey<p>£22,917 to £33,824<p>1 x Permanent post / 1 x Fixed-term post Closing Date: 24 July 2018<p>Please Quote: …

Wirral

Man fails in bid to have horse cruelty fine quashed

An equine enthusiast has failed to overturn a conviction for allowing three ponies to go lame at a Wigan farm.<p>But John Declan Ashurst O’Shaughnessy …

Judiciary

McLaren 720S Drag Races 750 HP Nissan GT-R, Doesn't Break a Sweat

The McLaren 720S is the kind of the supercar that sparks fear in its opponents since the mid-engined delight has built an uber-solid drag racing …

Nissan GT-R

Boost for Memory Cafe

HORWICH Inner Wheel chairman Josette Walsh is pictured presenting a cheque for £200 to Diane Walker, for the Horwich Memory Cafe.<p>The money was raised …

Walsh

Alwar Lynching Victim's Family Refuses to Bury Body, Sits on Protest in Haryana Village

Akbar Khan and his friend Aslam were taking two cows to their village in Haryana through a forested area near Lalawandi in Alwar district on Friday …

India

Murder investigation launched after the death of a man in a house fire in Skelmersdale

A murder investigation has been launched after the death of a man in a house fire.<p>Police and firefighters were called to a house in Elmridge, …

Lancashire

Bernard Morley admits Chester FC must prioritise signing a striker after Bury defeat

Bernard Morley admits Chester must now prioritise their search for a striker after their lack of firepower was exposed in a 1-0 defeat against League …

Soccer

Catalans Dragons secure a top-eight finish after thrashing Salford Red Devils 44-10

Fouad Yaha touched down for four tries and Kenny Edwards scored two as Catalans Dragons crushed Salford Red Devils in Perpignan.<p>The home side scored their first try in the sixth minute and rarely looked troubled as they ran out 44-10 winners to secure their place in the Super League for 2019.<p>After …

Salford

Town's industrial heritage saved as paper mill gates rehomed

A PART of Radcliffe's industrial heritage has been preserved now that the East Lancashire Paper Mill (ELPM) gates have been officially rehomed.<p>During …

Manchester

Match report: Magpies fly, Roos lose bounce

COLLINGWOOD has boosted its top-four prospects and put a big dent in North Melbourne's finals chances with a 66-point win at the MCG on Saturday …

Australia

North Group (N), Vitality Blast at Manchester, Jul 20 2018 | Match Report

Twenty20 Cricket

Barrier-lifting given go ahead despite concerns from Wigan councillors

Opposition councillors have reacted with fury after failing in an attempt to delay a decision on a contentious Wigan road link.<p>Elected members …

Traffic Safety