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Car salesman stole £144k from customers in bid to keep his cheating wife

A SALESMAN whose wife was having an affair stole more than £144,000 from his company in a bid to save his marriage.

The Phoenix Club is back! New sign appears where popular sitcom was filmed

THE iconic 'Phoenix Club' sign has been put back up at St Gregory's Club, sparking rumours about a third series of Phoenix Nights.

Bolton Council 2019: Meet the new councillors elected to represent you

HISTORIC changes have taken place at Bolton Council this month. Local Democracy Reporter JOSEPH TIMAN speaks to the newest members at the town hall about the year ahead.

Housing association set to move residents ahead of retirement block demolition

A BLOCK of retirement flats labelled “not fit for purpose” is set to be demolished and could be replaced with new homes.

‘Towns, not townships’: Whispers of devolution with rise of hyper-local parties

THE rise of new hyper-local parties across the borough has raised the subject of devolution for periphery towns. A total of seven councillors now represent these independent groups at Bolton Council.

Son's tribute to 'misunderstood' addict mum who died after years of heroin abuse

A “MISUNDERSTOOD” mum died in hospital of blood poisoning after years of heroin and crack cocaine use.

Teachers in Bolton could boycott controversial SATs

TEACHERS in Bolton could boycott the controversial SATs next summer.

Delayed road resurfacing scheme set to cause traffic disruption on key street

A DELAYED roadworks project is set to cause significant disruption to motorists over five days.

Another fire at anti-social behaviour hit park

A CHILDREN'S playground has been set on fire in Farnworth.

Big reunion for pupils of Sharples High School

LOVE them or hate them, schooldays are one of the most formative experiences of our lives and a trio of former Sharples High School pupils are planning to commemorate that fact.

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