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Higher Lane Primary School's basketball team Farrah Abbassy, and Teresa Bernardo, both aged 10, Bradley Hughes, Matthew Buck, Alex Lester, Daniel Galloway, Barbod Zerat, Sam Waddington, Charlie Hall and Jack Aankey, all aged 11, with Andrew Cardwell and L

Basketball team from Whitefield school looks sharp in new kits

St Bernadette's RC Primary School pupils Emma McConnell and Logan Davenport, both aged five, with La Capannina manager Chino Polat and chef Az Rasheed

Finger-licking fun for young food fans from Whitefield

Town hall offers olive branch in bid to solve Prestwich midwifery row

Town hall offers olive branch in bid to solve Prestwich midwifery row

Gillian Sewell of Zipp Design with her husband Bill, right and David Ballan, of Whitefield Golf Club

A day at the races goes down a treat in Whitefield

Pictured at the presentation to the winning pupils are (from left): Georgina Mann, Connor Sutcliffe, Adam Naughton, Lee Norris, Mrs. Emma Platt, assistant headteacher for teaching and learning, Samantha Ugbomah and David Woodman, Bury College's high schoo

Philips High School pupils certainly not lost for words as five-strong team wins Bury College debating competition

The Phoenix, St. Marys Road, Prestwich.Good Ofsted report
Edition: PWG
Picture by Richard Holton Newsquest(Bolton) ltd Copyright 8th June, 2015
For Dale

Praise of out-of-school club

PLANS: Prestwich town centre set for parking spaces boost

Prestwich town centre set for parking spaces boost

Annabelle Barnett with a cheque for £400 to go to Bury Hospice

Budding athlete raises cash for Bury Hospice

Stephen Holland, of Lancashire Masonic Charity, presented a cheque for £800 to Besses Boys Band's musical director James Holt

Cash donation hits the high note for brass band

Diamond Wedding Couple, Peter and Josephine Gethin of Prestwich.
Image by Steve Holt, Bury Times, Monday June 22 2015. (29697411)

Prestwich couple celebrate diamond wedding anniversary

34-year-old estate agent David Mintz

Budding comedians all set for big stage

Fire at industrial estate in Prestwich. Picture: A.Rechnitzer Photography

Huge fire at industrial estate

Bury Council and health trust at loggerheads over £100 a week midwife service controversy

Bury Council and health trust at loggerheads over £100 a week midwife service controversy


Whitefield businessman backs Fair Funerals pledge to end funeral poverty

Rick, who got hit by a cricket ball

Dog knocked unconscious in freak cricket ball accident


Sam Holden was in the wickets for Prestwich

CRICKET: Prestwich skipper Andy Bradley confident of league glory despite first defeat

Wilf Reeve bowling for Prestwich

CRICKET: Prestwich are ready for top-of-the-table test, says captain Andy Bradley

Jonny Matthews

RUGBY UNION: Returning Jonny Matthews can fire Sedgley Tigers to promotion, says coach Geoff Roberts

Prestwich's Ryan Stanbury dejected after missing a catch

CRICKET: Prestwich captain Andy Bradley eyes title charge following eighth successive league win

Sedgley Tigers' Juan Crous

Sedgley Tigers surge for third after win at Huddersfield

Sedgley Tigers' Michael Quickenden in action against Stourbridge

Sedgley Tigers get back to winning ways with win over Stourbridge

Matt Riley celebrates scoring a try for Sedgley

'Perfect' Sedgley Tigers stun title contenders Hull Ionians

Bury captain Jonny Allen in action

RUGBY UNION: Bonus point for leaders Bury as Mossley are beaten

Matt Riley

Coach praises Sedgley Tigers' "performance of the season" following win over Leicester Lions

Try scorer Curtis Strong

Result flattered Ampthill, says Sedgley Tigers coach Geoff Roberts after his side's impressive display ended in defeat

Steve Collins was back in form for Sedgley Tigers

Focus the key for Sedgley Tigers as they target third place

Sedgley Tigers coach Geoff Roberts

Discipline issues could cost Sedgley promotion, says Tigers coach Geoff Roberts

Rhys Davies's yellow card proved a pivotal moment in the outcome of Saturday's game


Sedgley Tigers coach Geoff Roberts

Sedgley Tigers win the battle of the big cats against Leicester Lions

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Heather Watson is targeting the biggest scalp in women's tennis

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Mark Sampson is incredibly proud of what England Women have achieved

Sampson: No failures in this team

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Stokes ready for Australia ribbing

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