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Westhoughton

FAMILY: Katie Openshaw (aged 13), Karen Openshaw and Meganne Openshaw (aged 17)

Inspirational mother-of-two sets up new Westhoughton youth centre

COLOUR: Westhoughton Station has been shortlisted for a National Community Rail Award

Westhoughton station recognised for beauty in awards

LOOKING BACK: The Gaiety Club was formerly a snooker hall and earlier an Empire Cinema however the building fell into disrepair and was demolished in 2012

Plans to build 15 homes on 'eyesore' site

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VISION: The proposed housing scheme

Controversial plans for 300-home estate in Westhoughton submitted

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PLAN: Cllr David Chadwick and resident Lawrence Iredale near Park Meadow, Westhoughton, which is set to become a 20 mph zone

Large area of Westhoughton step closer to becoming one of borough's first 20mph zones

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YOUTH PROJECT: Launching a new club for young people in Westhoughton are  Mathew Bewley, Justine Brooks,Chris Houghton,Karen Openshaw and Karan Edwards.

Bolton Lads and Girls Club sets date for new in Westhoughton

SINGING: Eatock Primary School, Westhoughton, visit of voice coach David Seck-Sene, who performed songs and listened to children's music.

Children in fine tune for concert with voice coach from Senegal

TROLLEY: A trolley decorated for Tesco ahead of the Yarn Bombing festival in Westhoughton.

Find out why this supermarket trolley has been covered in wool

PLAN: Cllr David Chadwick and resident Lawrence Iredale near Park Meadow, Westhoughton,  which is set to become a 20 mph zone.

Large area of Westhoughton to become one of borough's first 20mph zones

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Cllr Jack Speight

Councillor under fire for online comments about planning application and Lancashire flag

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Daisy Hill housing development rejected by councillors

Daisy Hill housing development rejected by councillors

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CLASS ACT: New Beginnings Childcare,Westhoughton, celebrate a good Ofsted report

New Beginnings Childcare nursery rated 'good with outstanding features' by Ofsted

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BACK: BodyTORQ gym in Westhoughton has re-opened after it was destroyed in a fire a year ago. From left: Owner Lee Hill with business partners Mark Ross and Lee Tedder

Westhoughton gym reopens a year after it was destroyed in fire

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The demolition of Westhoughton Greyhound track

Housing developers slash their offer of cash to benefit the community at Westhoughton dog track site

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A car has smashed into True Shone & Kerr estate agents' in Market Street, Westhoughton. Picture: Stacey Kerr

Car crashes into estate agent's shop in Westhoughton

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Christopher Peacock

Westhoughton 'has lost a fantastic councillor'

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DOG: Stencils put on the pavement in fairways estate to deter anti-social behaviour by dog walkers.

Westhoughton estate plagued by dog walkers dropping poo bags

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STOLEN: A Bichon Frise puppy is believed to have been stolen from a garden in Westhoughton.

Family's appeal after £500 designer puppy 'stolen' from garden in Westhoughton

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TRIBUTE:  Michael Mooney pictured at his Westhoughton home with a picture of his dad Terry Mooney who passed away at the hospice last year.

Family to take part in Midnight Memories walk in poignant tribute the day before Father's Day

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RAMPAGE: View of the mess left on Bolton Road

Rubbish dumping is a constant problem, say angry residents in food fight road

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FOOD MESS: Cllr Martyn Cox and residents with the mess left on Bolton Road, Westhoughton, after vandals went on the rampage, throwing food all over the road and themselves

UPDATED: Residents 'terrified' as gang of 40 men have massive food fight in quiet residential street

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VISIT: David Cameron in Westhoughton at Sacred Heart School

Youngsters at Easter out-of-school club surprised by visit from prime minister

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Cllr Christopher Peacock

Petition against homes on farmland plans

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Roscoe's Farm plan rejected by councillors

Roscoe's Farm plan rejected by councillors

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20mph zone set to be introduced on Westhoughton estate

20mph zone set to be introduced on Westhoughton estate

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Stateside Pizza, Wingates Estate, Westhoughton.
 Bolton Hopsice Midnight Walk with Stateside staff on the move,  Ben Gambles, Ellie Barrie,Merle Casey, Claire Taylor, Rebecca Allan, Ryan Battersbby and front Heather Middlehurst.
 Picture by Richard Holton

Pizza staff ready to raise some dough for Bolton Hospice

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The Chequerbent Roundabount in Westhoughton. Picture: Google Maps.

Delays after car crash in Westhoughton

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CASHING IN: Business Manager Carl Messenger, Kodie Gibbs and Connor Field. Rear, Billie Jean Conway-Yates, Chloe Ainscough, Tony Hobbsand Blake Hodgkinson

Criminals' cash pays for Westhoughton kids' three-day adventure holiday in Wales

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Sasha McDonald who, along with two friends, scared off a man who tried to grab a woman in the street

Teenage trio scare off man who grabbed girl outside her house

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SIXTIES FUN: The Retro Mod and Rock Lounge, Westhoughton

150 mods and rockers ride into town on Scooters for opening of new retro cafe

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The Pewfist in Westhoughton. Image via Google Maps.

Warning after two rubbish fires in one night

Members of  W.A.S.P with the cheque given to them by the police. Photo by Nigel Taggart, Newsquest Ltd, Monday February 2, 2015 (17560395)

Criminals will pay for Westhoughton pensioners' Christmas dinner

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SCHOOL: Jessica Griffiths aged three grooms Carys at Millers Nook Riding School

Riding school to open indoor centre for disabled kids after burglary almost forced it out of business

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Terence Donohue leaves Bolton Crown Court

'Weirdo' milkman sexually assaulted young girls in his van

CELEBRATING: Vintage Drums perform at a Dragons Den style event to choose how £15,000 of police cash is spent in Westhoughton

Community groups given criminals' cash

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Campaigners against proposed 300 homes at Lee Hall site with Bolton West MP Julie Hilling and Westhoughton councillor Christopher Peacock

Petition against 300 homes at Lee Hall site in Westhoughton reaches 1,000 signatures

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Bolton Council's planning committee meets at Bolton Town Hall

Westhoughton house allowed to stay despite being a metre too big

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A CCTV camera

Westhoughton CCTV cameras weren't working for 15 per cent of time

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The station master sculpture at Westhoughton Station before the attack and inset, after.

‘Mindless’ vandals hit Westhoughton station a second time

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Craig Billington, from Westhoughton, has raised £600 for Cancer Research UK after a headshave and beard dye. Pictured with his son Ralph, aged eight

Charity fundraiser in the pink with new beard

PROUD: Former Westhoughton wrestler Brian Aspen

Westhoughton man's victory over legendary Foxcatcher wrestler

CLEAN UP: Alan Kemp at work at Eatock Lodge, Westhoughton, where residents are sprucing up the area to help look after it in winter by clearing out litter and weeds.

Volunteers clean up Westhoughton nature reserve

Rotary Club Christmas sleigh

Rotary club sleigh tour raises £7,500

Mandy Barker Manager of Westhoughton Library, Marley Comerford, Julie Hilling MP, Pearl Halliwell and Malcolm Comerford

Cards from Bolton MP competition go on display at Westhoughton Library

Cricketers Way in Westhoughton. Image courtesy of Google Maps

Pensioners taken to hospital after crash in Westhoughton

Elizabeth Keeley (l) and Rachel Smith (r) during the celebrations

Special Christmas celebrations for birthday girls

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Bolton West MP Julie Hilling

Westhoughton Councillors to become Dementia Friends

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Rev Canon Dr Chris Bracegirdle at the memorial service for Pretoria pit disaster victims in Atherton

Three services mark 104th anniversary of Pretoria Pit disaster

An artist's impression of how the new wooden bridge will look in Hall Lea Bank Park

Westhoughton park to get new £55,000 wooden footbridge

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Bolton Crown Court

Westhoughton alcoholic exposed himself to young girl

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