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Leigh Journal

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'I before E' but not if you live in Leigh: Embarrassing spelling mistake on road marking

'I before E' but not if you live in Leigh: Embarrassing spelling mistake on road marking

Enter our competition to design a new mascot for Leigh Market

Enter our competition to design a new mascot for Leigh Market

Council reassures online bin calendar will be accessible to all

Council reassures online bin calendar will be accessible to all

Get behind the Centurions!

Get behind the Centurions!

Machete wielding man robs Leigh bookmakers

Machete wielding man robs Leigh bookmakers

Families treated to military display in shopping centre

Families treated to military display in shopping centre

Car bursts into flames on main road

Car bursts into flames on main road

Car fire on East Lancs Road causes delays for drivers

Car fire on East Lancs Road causes delays for drivers

Police hunt Leigh man for breaching non-molestation order

Police hunt Leigh man for breaching non-molestation order

Leigh Neighbours are calling time on crime with support event

Leigh Neighbours are calling time on crime with support event

Woman jailed for strangling her dog to death and burying her in garden (warning contains images of animal cruelty)

Woman jailed for strangling her dog to death and burying her in garden (warning contains images of animal cruelty)

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Barn fire destroys 500 tonnes of straw

Barn fire destroys 500 tonnes of straw

Golborne man among five people charged with Kieran McGrath murder

Golborne man among five people charged with Kieran McGrath murder

Atherton Residents Association plan for future of town in meeting

Atherton Residents Association plan for future of town in meeting

Old Leigh Library had a farm EIEIO...

Old Leigh Library had a farm EIEIO...

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Sport

Story of the season so far: Victorious Centurions reach base camp

Story of the season so far: Victorious Centurions reach base camp

Wilkes: Let's finish the job

Wilkes: Let's finish the job

Who will Leigh be up against in the Middle 8s Super League play-offs?

Who will Leigh be up against in the Middle 8s Super League play-offs?

Fundraising effort for team

Fundraising effort for team

Leigh Centurions Middle 8s fixtures announced

Leigh Centurions Middle 8s fixtures announced

CHAMPIONS: Leigh Centurions 66 Doncaster 10

CHAMPIONS: Leigh Centurions 66 Doncaster 10

Leigh Centurions retain Championship Shield

Leigh Centurions retain Championship Shield

Division Two double delight for Astley and Tyldesley

Division Two double delight for Astley and Tyldesley

Norbury powers his way to four wins at Three Sisters

Norbury powers his way to four wins at Three Sisters

Hargreaves hat-trick hands Miners key victory

Hargreaves hat-trick hands Miners key victory

In-form Colls hit Daisy for six

In-form Colls hit Daisy for six

Bradford Bulls 36 Leigh Centurions 36

Bradford Bulls 36 Leigh Centurions 36

Leigh East maintain promotion charge

Leigh East maintain promotion charge

Leigh Miners Rangers step up their bid for the NCL Premier Division title

Leigh Miners Rangers step up their bid for the NCL Premier Division title

UK News

Body of Jessica Lawson, 12, who died in France swimming accident, returns to UK

Body of Jessica Lawson, 12, who died in France swimming accident, returns to UK

Islamic State fear prompts family electronic tags order

Islamic State fear prompts family electronic tags order

Osama bin Laden's relatives' bodies 'incinerated' in private jet crash

Osama bin Laden's relatives' bodies 'incinerated' in private jet crash

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