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6:57pm

Over in Bury, police have been scrambled to the M66 because of reports of two children trying to cross the motorway. Read more here.

5:00pm

And here's the weather update.

4:53pm

Bolton, here are your traffic updates for this evening.

3:12pm

Cancer survivor Kath Bebbington is doing Race For Life - and she wants you to join her.

Find out more here

12:16pm

A court has been told that a Bolton teacher planned to commit 'multiple acts of murder' fighting alongside ISIS.

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12:03pm

Armed police have shot an out-of-control pitbull which was dangerously out of control and posed a serious risk to its owner and other residents.

Full story here

11:17am

The empty Radcliffe Riverside is to be given a new lease of life - as school for the borough's most difficult pupils.

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8:21am

A man has been arrested on suspicion of setting fire to a house while an elderly couple slept inside.

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8:17am

Don't forget to check out the full verdict on Bolton's draw with Reading here

8:05am

There is lots of discussion in the office this morning about the refereeing during Bolton’s draw with Reading last night.

More here

8:02am

In other news this morning: A Heaton woman was left fuming after a quad bike she was selling was stolen by the prospective buyer who first threatened her pregnant friend.

Full story here

7:56am

A 78-year-old woman remains in a serious condition in hospital after the collision at 8.50pm last night.

More details here

7:49am

We are hearing reports that a pensioner was hit by a car on Thicketford Road in Bolton last night.

More details soon.

7:45am

The most read story is still the news from Monday that a driver suffered 'life changing' injuries in 'high speed' car crash.

Full story here

7:29am

Can you help police track down these wanted suspects?

Find this week's most wanted here

7:23am

Our top story this morning: A football coach is recovering from a life-saving heart transplant after being told he wouldn't live to 25.

Full story here

7:13am

It has been a cold and wet start to the day but things should improve as the day goes on.

Full details here

7:05am

There are no major traffic or travel incidents to report this morning but the A666 St Peter's Way is still being affected by a lane closure.

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