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  • St Michael's run to cross country success

    PUPILS at St Michael's RC Primary School in Whitefield are celebrating after being crowned champions of a cross country tournament for the very first time. read more

  • Prestwich boxer Ben Mulligan gains experience from idol Hatton ahead of Saturday's fight

    PRESTWICH boxer Ben Mulligan has been gearing up for his second professional outing with the help of one of his idols. read more

  • anthony mills

    ANTHONY (MILLSY) MILLS 29th March 2003 The hands of time keep turning The years they slip away, But memories are a keepsake That will never fade away. From your loving family xxx read more

  • caroline cowell

    CAROLINE COWELL 25.6.1941 - 22.3.2015 It is with sadness that we announce the death of Caroline Cowell (previously Harrison) following a long illness. She was much loved by Brian, her devoted husband, her four daughters Joanne, Sara, Kate and Robyn and 6 grandchildren. She will be fondly remembered by her many friends and will be sorely missed. Details of the funeral are available from McCabes Funeral Service, 01709 893152. read more


    EILEEN FERNS On 22nd March 2015 peacefully at Oak Lodge Prestwich, aged 95 years. Former Postmistress at Holyrood Post Office. Beloved wife of the late Bill, loving mother of Carol, John and the late Gill, dear mother in law of Barry, Mike and Denise and a much loved grandma and great grandma. All enquries to Silletts funeral directors Spring Lane Radcliffe Tel: 0161 723 2383. read more

  • Peter Hamer

    PETER HAMER. On March 23 2015 suddenly in hospital and of Radcliffe, aged 62 years. Dearly loved partner for 44 years to Doreen, dear brother in law of Wendy, Robin and Lynn, dear uncle of Jonathan and Simon and a dear great uncle. All enquries to Silletts funeral directors Spring Lane Radcliffe Tel- 0161 723 2383. read more


    JACK ROYLE Of Whitefield sadly passed away on 19th March 2015 aged 84 at Fairfield General Hospital. Beloved husband of Jean, much loved brother of Betty, devoted father, uncle, grandad and great grandad. For details of the funeral service, please contact Silletts, Radcliffe - Tel 0161 723 2383. Family flowers only. However, if desired, donations can be made to the British Heart Foundation. read more


    CLARA CARTER Peacefully on 21st March 2015, Clara aged 85 years. Beloved wife of the late Leslie, much loved mother of Lynne and Graham, devoted grandmother and great grandmother. Clara will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. The funeral service and committal will take place on Thursday 2nd April 2015 at Agecroft Crematorium at 1:40pm Flowers are very welcome For enquires please contact The Co-Operative Funeralcare, 438 Bury New Road, Prestwich, M25 1BD Tel: 0161 7731071. read more

  • Mary Brooks

    MARY BROOKS nee DALGLISH On the 16th March 2015 Mary passed away peacefully after a long illness bravely fought. Mary beloved wife of the late Arnold, a dear twin sister to Lily and sister in law to the late Ted, a dear aunty and great aunt. Mary will be deeply and sadly missed by all her family and friends. The service will take place at Ainsworth Parish Church on Tuesday the 31st March at 1.30pm, followed by a committal service at Radcliffe crematorium at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations to Jim at Fred Hamer Funeral Service, 243-245 Tonge Moor Road Bolton BL2 2JG. Tel: 01204 365501 read more

  • donald frederick gibson

    DONALD FREDERICK GIBSON 29th March 2015 A memorial service will be held at Whitefield Methodist Church on Sunday 29th March 2015 at 3pm read more

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