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


And here's the weather update.


Bolton, here are your traffic updates for this evening.


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

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

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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.

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

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


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

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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.

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

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

More details soon.


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

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Can you help police track down these wanted suspects?

Find this week's most wanted here


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.

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

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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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