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  • nancy ellen leak

    NANCY ELLEN LEAK 10th January 2015 Much loved and sadly missed. Sleep in peace. Love your Son and Daughter-in-Law Peter and Carol XXX read more

  • Glen Stuart Loftus

    GLEN LOFTUS (LOFTY) Elizabeth and family would like to thank family and friends who attended the funeral and offered condolences, lovely cards and kind thoughts. Thank you so much to everyone who gave donations, thank you for the lovely service conducted by Patricia. And also thanks to Dave from Co-op funerals for his understanding and support. read more

  • kathleen mary rigby

    KATHLEEN MARY RIGBY 9 JANUARY 2015 (nee Doyle) Peacefully aged 77 of Bury, retired to Lytham. Dearly loved wife of Jack. Loving mum of Kim, Linda Lee & Dougie. Mum-in-Law of Jeffrey & Hannah. Gran to Stacey, Robert, Marcus, Corrina, Amber, Lucy, Keira & Lucas. Great Gran to Lily, Jack & Harry. All left Heartbroken. read more

  • eileen thornton

    EILEEN THORNTON 7/1/2015 Passed away peacefully at home, aged 83. Beloved wife of Denis, loving mother to Graham, Nanna & Great Nanna. She will be sadly missed by all the family. Rest In Peace read more


    KEN WOOD On 23rd January 2015 peacefully in hospital and of Greenmount aged 87 years. Beloved husband of the late Eileen, loving dad of Chris and Janet, dear father in law of Les and Robert, much loved grandad of Lindsey, David, Natalie and Hannah and dear great grandad of Maisie and Oliver. All enquries to Silletts Funeral Directors Spring Lane Radclife Tel 0161 723 2383. read more


    NORMAN BOTTOMLEY Peacefully in Bury Hospice, on 18th January 2015, Norman, aged 87 years. A devoted husband to the late Joan, a loving dad and a cherished granddad. Forever in our thoughts. The Funeral Service will take place on Monday 2nd February 2015, at the East Lancashire Crematorium (Radcliffe), at 3.00pm. Flowers welcome, or donations if desired to Bury Hospice. All enquiries and donations (cheques only please) to Co-operative Funeralcare, 22 Silver St., Bury, BL9 0EX. Tel: 0161 764 4177. read more


    IRIS TAYLOR Age 66 passed away peacefully at Fairfield Hospital on 22nd January with her loving family at her side. Beloved wife of Bob and much loved mum of Nicola. God Bless. Funeral service to take place at Radcliffe Crematorium. Date and time to be confirmed. Flowers welcome. All enquiries to Bernadette Gibson Funeral Director, Fairfield House Funeral Home, 289 Rochdale Old Road, Bury, BL9 7SA. Tel: 761 6214. read more


    MARGARET RAMSBOTTOM (nee Wallace) On 22nd January 2015 peacefully in Bury Hospice, Margaret aged 87 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Arthur and much loved mother of John and Janet. Also a dear grandmother to Christopher, Paul, Matthew, Simon and Sarah. The funeral service will take place at East Lancashire Crematorium, Radcliffe on Friday 6th February at 11am. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired for the benefit of Bury Hospice. Donations may be forwarded, along with all enquiries to Paul Williams Independent Funeral Directors, 138-140 Bury New Road, Whitefield, M45 6AD Tel: 0161 796 6018. read more


    JOYCE ALLISON On 24th January 2015, peacefully at her home in Woolfold, Bury with by her loving family by her side, Joyce aged 79 years. The dearly loved wife of Arnold, much loved mum of Julie, Martin and Elaine, dear mother in law of Neil and Kelly, devoted nana of Dean, Reece, Danielle, Nicola and Kian and a loving great nana. A funeral service and committal is to take place at the East Lancashire crematorium, Radcliffe, on Tuesday, 3rd February at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for the benefit of Bury Hospice. Donations may be forwarded along with all enquiries to Lilleywhite Funeral Service Tel. 773 2749. read more


    WOODWARD STEPHEN Passed away peacefully at his home in Prestwich on January 17th 2015, Aged 65 Years. The Beloved Husband of Mary, Loving Dad of Joan and Matthew, Treasured Grandad of Jodie and Dear brother of Tony & Lynda. Steve will be deeply missed but fondly remembered by all his family & friends. Funeral service to take place on Friday 30th January at Agecroft Crematorium at 11.40am Family flowers by request, donations preferred to either Bury Hospice or Diabetes UK All further enquiries to Stewart McCrakan of Lilleywhite Funeral Service Tel: 0161 773 2749 read more


    RUBY DOREEN TAYLOR (nee Haybittle) Formerly of Greenmount Passed away peacefully in hospital on Friday 16th January 2015 aged 94 years. Wife of the late George Burton Taylor (Mill owner Torr Textiles, Pioneer Mill, Radcliffe). Much loved mother of Anthony, Phillip, Paul, Nichola and the late Michael and Carol. She will be sadly missed by all the family including her 12 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Ruby will be received into East Lancashire Crematorium (Radcliffe) for service and committal on Friday 30th January 2015 at 2:00 pm. Flowers welcome or donations gratefully received for Sheffield Hospitals Charity c/o and all enquiries to Unsworths Funeral Service 37 Market Street, Tottington. BL8 4AA. Tel: 01204 886161. read more


    ROGER HAMER Peacefully in hospital on Sunday 18th January 2015, aged 76 years. Much loved father of Paul, Phillip and Michael, dear father-in-law of Keeley, Joanne and Beckie, loving grandad of Donna, Megan, Adam, Chloe, Ryan, Scott and Alfie, and great grand children Luke, Callum and Riley Service and committal at East Lancashire Crematorium, Radcliffe, at a time to be arranged. Family flowers only please donations if desired to Help for Heroes c/o and enquiries to Paul Ruehorn or Bernard Booth at Booth and Wolstenholme, Peel Chapel, Crow Lane, Ramsbottom BL0 9BR. Tel 01706 826661. read more

  • molly dyer

    MOLLY DYER Missing you is a heartbreak That never goes away, Not only on your 18th birthday but every single day. Love always Grandma Margaret read more

  • Prestwich boxer Ben Mulligan ready for professional debut

    PRESTWICH boxer Ben Mulligan will finally make his professional bow later this month. read more

  • Ben Taylor's delight at finishing "Britain’s most brutal race"

    Prestwich’s own Ben Taylor has completed what is dubbed as “Britain’s most brutal race”, completing the 268-mile course over a six-day period. read more

  • Prestwich Heys silence Elton Vale to make it seventh heaven


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