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Police find their 13 children allegedly held captive, some chained and padlocked to their beds.

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The construction giant spent 1bn a year with local suppliers, but many will now not be paid.

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Four-time Olympic champion Simone Biles says she was sexually abused by former Team USA gymnastics sports doctor Larry Nassar.

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The Australian man hired a helicopter after suspecting his son had been in a car crash.

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Doctors and a defence contractor are among those buying bogus qualifications, a BBC probe finds.

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Irish music star Dolores O'Riordan dies suddenly at the age of 46.

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More than a million fire-risk dryers are still being used in UK homes, a committee of MPs says.

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Supermarket chain Iceland says it will eliminate or drastically cut plastic packaging over five years.

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Footage captures the moment a child was dropped from a burning building in Georgia.

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Boris Johnson says the much disputed sum - promised to the NHS - was "grossly underestimated".

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The American Grammy-winning singer was best-known for the 1969 hit Oh Happy Day.

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Clamping your nose and mouth shut when you need to sneeze is dangerous, doctors warn the public.

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Community News

Cost of Living Rising!

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.

Avoid Your Home Flooding

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.

 

Scams On The Rise

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013

KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.

 

Are You Insured? Are You Covered?

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 7th March 2013

BETTER SAFE THAN SORRY! In this day and age it seems as if everyone is trying to sell you insurance for everything such as pet insurance, phone insurance, laptop insurance and tablet insurance.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Tyldesley community.

What Is Next For Our Local Public House

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 2nd March 2013

THERE IS NOTHING WORNG WITH A GOOD LOCAL. It is no secret that our local pubs have suffered in the last decade due to numerous factors such changing nightlife trends (Bars and Clubs), the recession (meaning people have less to spend), alcohol awareness campaigns, the general costs of ale and rent and increases in government tax’s on alcoholic beverages.

Local Weather

Maximum Temperature: 4C (39F), Minimum Temperature: 1C (34F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 19mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 991mb, Humidity: 74%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:18 GMT, Sunset: 16:22 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 5C (41F), Minimum Temperature: 2C (36F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 20mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1003mb, Humidity: 74%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:17 GMT, Sunset: 16:24 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 5C (41F), Minimum Temperature: 2C (36F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 17mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 998mb, Humidity: 79%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:16 GMT, Sunset: 16:26 GMT

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