Hindley Rising Stars Morris Dancers, based in Hindley, Wigan, is celebrating after receiving a £300 donation from the Galaxy Hot Chocolate fund.
Set-up at the start of this year, Hindley Rising Stars Morris Dancers has more than 30 dancers of all ages and abilities. The dance troupe meets weekly to perfect their routines and provide young people in the area with a positive [...]
Criminals are entrepreneurial and are always finding new ways to steal your money and/or information. At the Business Crime Reduction Centre, they are constantly looking for ways to raise awareness of what they are up to. Here are
1) They want your identity Your personal information is more valuable than you realise. Fraudsters will scour the internet to collect your details Ė donít make it easy for them. Your Facebook profile is a treasure trove of inf [...]
Police have issued details of a wanted man from Wigan.
Richard Younger (born 07/07/89) from the Hindley area is wanted for the production of cannabis and possession of cannabis on 12 March 2012. Younger is originally from Cork in Ireland. He has connections in the Wigan, Bolton [...]
We are looking for new members who want to try a new hobby or pick up from where they have left off. Here is an example of what you can be helped to achieve. Of course you can learn yourself if you choose.
Art can be surprisingly inexpensive. We are a very friendly group and look forward to meeting you soon. For more details see www.lcag.blogspot.co.uk [...]
Many companies throughout the UK still arenít taking mobile technology seriously. The potential is huge and if youíre looking to take your business mobile, there are many ways you and your firm could benefit.
Designing and developing mobile apps for the likes of iPhone, iPad and Android can seem like a daunting task for most UK businesses. Long lead times, high development costs and actual usefulness for company applications can often [...]
If you're a retailer looking to get more customers through the door and onto your site, and want to know how you can maximise sales through important calendar events, then look no further than RedBorder Ltd. They have launched the
To successfully stay in business retailers must now stay one step ahead of their competition, and be both proactive and reactive when it comes to important annual events. Now in its second year, The Retail Calendar by RedBord [...]
Four men embroiled in a plot to blackmail a businessman, which culminated in the man's car being torched, have been sentenced.
The gang were involved in a two-month conspiracy to blackmail the victim over a debt his business partner owed to Tommy Roye (born 18/10/74), of Flixton Road, Urmston. Following a trial, Roye was convicted of blackmail, cons [...]
A man is wanted for breaching the conditions of a suspended sentence.
Sean Rouse (29/08/1991) failed to appear at court having breached the conditions of his suspended sentence. Rouse has links to Eccles and Leigh. Anyone with information should call police on 101 or the independent charity [...]
Just before 8pm on Thursday 16 January 2014, four men wearing balaclavas walked through the front door of a home on Sumner Street and walked into the living room where the 22-year-old victimís partner and baby were.
As he walked into the living room, he and his friend were pushed into the kitchen and set upon. They threatened them with a machete before demanding money. The 22-year-old was also hit across the back of the head with a coffee ja [...]
A father was attacked as he walked with his five-year-old son in Wigan.
Just after midnight on Friday 24 January 2014, the 38-year-old was walking along Dicconson Terrace, Swinley when he was approached by three men. He was struck in the face and attacked by the group, knocking him unconscious. [...]
A man was assaulted as he left a pub in Leigh.
The 47-year-old left the Ale House pub on Henrietta Street at around 11pm on Saturday 11 January 2014 before he was attacked. He was taken to hospital and suffered internal eye injuries. Police Constable Susan Martland bas [...]