About Cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Leigh Journal

News

Police hunt Leigh man for breaching non-molestation order

Police hunt Leigh man for breaching non-molestation order

Machete wielding man robs Leigh bookmakers

Machete wielding man robs Leigh bookmakers

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)

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...

Jubilant Centurions thank their sponsors

Jubilant Centurions thank their sponsors

Fans show their support as Centurions romp to victory

Fans show their support as Centurions romp to victory

Dog walker exposes himself in a park in Tyldesley

Dog walker exposes himself in a park in Tyldesley

Cannabis farm found in property after fire alarm alerted neighbours in Lowton

Cannabis farm found in property after fire alarm alerted neighbours in Lowton

Masked thieves rob security guard as he made cash delivery in Tyldesley PoundStretcher

Masked thieves rob security guard as he made cash delivery in Tyldesley PoundStretcher

Youngster make a big hearted gesture to homeless charity

Youngster make a big hearted gesture to homeless charity

Cash grants available for charities in Leigh

Cash grants available for charities in Leigh

Most read stories

  • 1

Sport

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

Junior riders fly the flag for A&T

Junior riders fly the flag for A&T

UK News

'Hippy crack' protest outside Parliament over 'legal highs' crackdown

'Hippy crack' protest outside Parliament over 'legal highs' crackdown

Ant gets Dec to the church on time as he ties knot with manager Ali Astall

Ant gets Dec to the church on time as he ties knot with manager Ali Astall

Labour's Jeremy Corbyn urges party unity as Andy Burnham warns of split risk

Labour's Jeremy Corbyn urges party unity as Andy Burnham warns of split risk

Your local area

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name