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HORWICH FLOODING UPDATE: Residents are facing a big clean-up after last night's deluge. Read more here.
More trouble on the roads, this time the M60 anti-clockwise. Traffic moving slowly for those heading from Bolton towards Manchester thanks to a broken down vehicle that has shut one lane near junction 13.
Click here for full details on the St Peter's Way delays after a lorry shed its load.
Horrific story here - a tenant whose flat became infested by maggots from a neighbour's dead body has accused landlords of ignoring her pleas to move.
That accident on the A666 has now been cleared.
Accident on the A666 southbound: There has been an incident involving a lorry and a car on St Peter's Way.
Even more congestion there now, to add to the traffic problems being caused by the ongoing roadworks.
Problems on the rail lines this morning due to flooding. According to Northern Rail, there is a problem around Buckshaw Parkway station on the Manchester to Preston line.
That means some services are being diverted so they no longer call at Bolton, Lostock, Horwich Parkway, Blackrod and Adlington.
A 35-year mystery surrounding a letter inviting a young man to have trials for Bolton Wanderers has been solved. Click here for the full story.
In the dock: We list 10 people who have appeared in Bolton courts this week. Click here for more
Do you know these men? We list Bolton's four most wanted. Click here for more
A D-Day hero from Westhoughton has received France's highest military honour. Read more here.
Traffic problems on the M60 clockwise this morning. A three-car crash near junction 12 is causing long delays, with the motorway down to one lane.
More here on that Horwich flooding. One firefighter called it the worst he has ever seen.
Starting our calls around the local fire stations and hearing reports of some serious flooding in Horwich. More on that shortly.
The Met Office have put a weather warning in place across the region this morning, with more heavy rain expected today and a risk of flooding in some areas. However, that rain should be gone by later afternoon.
Traffic news: Very slow traffic on the A666 St Peter's Way already this morning because of the ongoing roadworks.
The usual congestion on the M61 southbound is starting to build up as well, but we have no major incidents to report as yet.
Good morning, and welcome to Wednesday. Today's front page brings you details of a CCTV appeal to find a man police want to speak to in connection with the shocking rape of a vulnerable man. Click here.
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