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On the edge

CHARACTER: Lenny Henry comedian turned actor

Lenny the straight actor is no laughing matter

Pick up that poo and keep rural spots pleasant

Value older people, in sickness and in health

FAVOURITE: Maria Sharapova

Wimbledon’s here – anyone for tennis?

CHARITY: Dave Bagley

Urban Outreach still helping the community today

A patient having a mammogram

Believe me, screening is a lifesaver

ANNIVERSARY: Horwich Heritage Society

Heritage group ensures history remains influential today

TRADITION: Sports day

Sports day is a lesson in itself

Shame distracted drivers to help cut accidents

Shame distracted drivers to help cut accidents

WEEKENDS FREE: Octagon Car Park

Extended free parking will help revive town centre

PEDANT: When it comes to language, John Humphreys is a stickler

Tackling poor grammar and speech today are still important

PHYSICAL ILLNESS WITH DEMENTIA

"I'm literally on my gap yah". Picture: VMproductions & The Unexpected Items via YouTube

Are gap years as valuable to careers as working in a job?

Ambassador: Maxine Peake

Midnight Memories Walk offers memorable fun for all

LEGACY: Lilian Kearns

Lilian's legacy lives on for all local families

The pound chippy is just a business enterprise

The pound chippy is just a business enterprise

LESSON: Eleanor Hawkins

Know your holiday destination first - before stripping off naked on sacred mountain

SUCCESSOR: Who will replace Lee as horror king

Search for a worthy successor to Lee the horror king

Angela Kelly: Do we really need to post all those pictures online?

Angela Kelly: Do we really need to post all those pictures online?

HIT: Home Fires has set TV audiences alight

Angela Kelly: Home Fires has set TV audiences alight

FIBS: We’ve all said we’ve enjoyed a meal provided by someone else when we really didn’t

Angela Kelly: Women are not cruel fibbers – honestly

SCHEME: Sweetens Bookshop

Angela Kelly: An armed forces centre is a great idea

TALENT: Matisse the border collie

Angela Kelly: Ban the BGT dog acts and let’s have human stars

PLANS: Bolton Town Hall

Angela Kelly: Town Hall plan needs a proper re-think

Bolton may be cash poor but it’s volunteer rich

Bolton may be cash poor but it’s volunteer rich

RBS branch to shut

Yet another bank branch closes as we prefer online banking

Lynda MacNeill

Action needed where so many drivers hit parked cars

The elephants on the move

New playground wastes a creative chance

CLEVER: Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

Pointless quizzes may be the way forward

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

TV really isn’t the only gauge of talent and success

Lifesaver Roni with mum and Ava-Mai

When crisis strikes it’s the cool heads that count

A newly unearthed 19th century guidebook advises single ladies to ditch uncomfortable corsets

Victorian advice that’s very meaningful today

Over-50s drinking too much

Over-50s need to acknowledge our health problems

Whose face?

Who is a note-able face for our Twenties?

When faced with images of children living in poverty in east Africa, some people find it hard to say no to charities asking for money

A 92-year-old woman died because she could not say no - now charities need to be more business-like to avoid further tragedies

Jumping Andrew Caldwell

Jump-starting a new career for accountant Andrew

The Duchess of Cambridge

Kate inquires about joining the WI

WARNING: Claudia Winkleman wants parents to be aware of the dangers of fancy dress outfits

Claudia warns parents about fancy dress outfits

Karen Openshaw

Help Karen boost Zac’s vital cash

Parents must check for warning signs of online abuse

Rio Ferdinand

Nasty words online could come back to haunt you

Adam Timms aged seven.

Bolton’s young acknowledge WW1 sacrifice

CHARISMATIC: Martin Shaw as Inspector George Gently

Gently does it as Martin keeps his fans over decades

Project can get you on your bike cheaply this Summer

Project can get you on your bike cheaply this Summer

Angela Kelly

Play chronicles how a modern romance can end in disaster

Vandals have smashed up IAM cabin in Chorley Street

Advanced motorists deserve better treatment

VISION: The alternative view for Victoria Square

Give this other plan for our town centre a chance

Dr Leigh Vallance

Vote to keep our vital hospice going

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