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CRASH: The First bus after the incident (picture: Oliver Goodwin)

Car and bus crash in Farnworth

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The scene of the incident in Wigan Road, Hunger Hill

Schoolgirl, 8, remains in critical condition following Hunger Hill accident

BP garage on Blackburn Road (37470199)

Police appeal for witnesses after robbers armed with axe and a brick strike at petrol station

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Bolton Crown Court

Child porn convict had 277 indecent child images plus almost 3000 pictures of Home Alone actor Macaulay Culkin and pop star Justin Bieber

DELAYED: The Farnworth Tunnel project

More misery for rail passengers as Farnworth Tunnel works delayed until December

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JAILED: Janis Storhs

JAILED: Blackmailers who threatened to burn down family's home

Paramedics and two air ambulances at scene of collision

UPDATED: Girls, 8 and 10, airlifted to hospital after being knocked down by car

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Bolton Crown Court

Fraudster jailed after having sex with vulnerable old men and conning them out of money

Bill Berry

Landlord who spent 47 years behind bar of pub to be honoured with memorial plaque

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Wanderers legend Kevin Davies announces playing retirement

Wanderers legend Kevin Davies announces playing retirement

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COURT: Heath Griffiths

Prolific burglar jailed to keep Bolton homes safe

DELICIOUS: Lucy Williams tucks in

BEST OF THE FEST: 10 reader pictures from Bolton Food and Drink Festival

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Bolton Crown Court

Bungling thief falls from roof of shop in Bolton

FESTIVAL: Kearsley scarecrow festival organiser, Stephen Tonge

Kearsley set for a scare fest

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MISSING: Munir Alam

Man missing for more than two weeks could be in Bolton

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Sport

Wanderers legend Kevin Davies announces playing retirement

Wanderers legend Kevin Davies announces playing retirement

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HIGH HOPES: Jamie Thomas has been handed a squad number at Wanderers. Picture by Paul Currie/BPI

Jamie has the magic touch... but Wanderers will not rush young striker into first team

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OUTSIDER: Medo Kamara has been on the fringes at Wanderers for some time

International call gives Medo a chance to come in from the cold and get game time

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Neil Lennon heads back north of the border with Wanderers this weekend

Lennon looking to catch up with old friends when Wanderers travel to Motherwell

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University of Bolton driver Rob Garofall. Picture by Danny Walton

University of Bolton team show their stamina in Brands Hatch endurance race

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HISTORY MAN: Will Wayne Rooney be celebrating a record-breaking goal for England this week?

CRAIG NELSON: World Cup record makes Rooney's goal-scoring feats all the more remarkable

Skipper Steven Croft's knock of 85 was in vain for Lancashire

Red Rose struggle again to clinch promotion

FLYER: Westhoughton motorcycle racer Joe Lawrence in action at Anglesey. Picture by Colin Port

Joe shows top-10 promise on flying Anglesey debut

RECOVERY: Wanderers striker Max Clayton will not be rushed back

Clayton on the comeback trail but Wanderers forced to cool their jets, for now

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FAVOURITE: Prince Desire-Gouano has the potential to become a crowd favourite

Lennon must look to loan window to find missing piece of Wanderers' jigsaw

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Wanderers Under-18s' coach David Lee

Wanderers under-18s lose out in seven-goal thriller against Huddersfield

Ex-Wanderer heads to New York to kick-start football career

Ex-Wanderer heads to New York to kick-start football career

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DEFEAT: Bolton and Bury Junior side

Strong Southport side overcome Bolton and Bury team in Lancashire Junior final

Lancashire's Bolton-born batsman Karl Brown

Kent continue to frustrate Lancashire's promotion bid

National Sport

Andy Murray had to come from two sets down to beat Adrian Mannarino at the US Open

Andy Murray admits gruelling opener could take its toll

James Taylor hit 49 for England in the first one-day international

England batsman James Taylor is confident of earning his stripes

IOC president Thomas Bach has pledged financial support for refugees

IOC announces emergency fund to help refugee crisis

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England's Wayne Rooney, centre, during a training session at St George's Park

Wayne Rooney: Breaking England goalscoring record would be really proud moment

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