THE fire service said it has had an "extremely busy" afternoon after strong winds and heavy rain battered the region.
PRIMARY School pupils proved they can "cut-it" as they officially opened a new shop in Horwich.
A FARNWORTH pub scooped a Best Newcomer Award for its warm welcome.
A TEENAGER who had become trapped in a bathroom had to be rescued by firefighters.
A CHRISTMAS tree festival brought festive cheer to Bromley Cross.
A MASTER forger who fooled the world with his fake masterpieces has released his memoirs.
A THIRD arrest has been made over the death of a Mark Carroll in Farnworth.
THE driver of a Mercedes which ploughed into a parked car at speed and damaged seven others in a horror crash is lucky to be alive, according to firefighters.
IT was more April showers than a winter wonderland as Bolton's winter festival was officially unveiled.
HIS side may be five points from safety, with just one win in 17, but Neil Lennon insists saving Wanderers is not an “insurmountable task”.
NEIL Lennon has spoken of his frustration at the loan window closing last week with no business being done at Wanderers.