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June 29, 2018 1:54 PM Love Island newbie Jordan Adefeyisan suffered tragedy when friend was killed in a car accident by co-worker FIVE times over drug driving limit

New Love Island contestant Jordan Adefeyisan's recent personal tragedy has been revealed, since he made his debut on the show on Thursday night. The model, 23, lost his close friend Declan Blackburne, who was killed at the age of 21 by a driver under the influence of drugs during a dramatic police car chase two years ago. As reported by The Sun, Jordan 8

June 28, 2018 5:02 PM Christian and Jayne Hickey shooting: Man arrested in Spain as part of investigation

Six men have been charged in connection with the investigation and appeared at Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court yesterday. Christopher Hall, aged 48, of HMP Manchester, Aldaire Warmington, aged 31, of HMP Hollesley Bay and John Thomasson, aged 49, of Wakefield Crescent, Stockport, were charged with conspiracy to murder and conspiracy to pervert 8

April 7, 2018 5:02 AM Traders arrive for first Bolton Wine Festival

THE finest red, white and rosé was put on show as the very first Bolton Wine Festival got underway. Traders from across the North West set up their stalls at the event, which began at the Market Place Shopping Centre yesterday. Visitors flooded to the town centre to sample a range of tipples and learn from some of the most experienced connoisseurs in the region 14

March 5, 2018 3:46 AM 'I just want her home': Mother of missing girl, 15, issues urgent appeal to find her daughter who hasn’t been seen since vanishing a MONTH ago

The mother of a 15-year-old girl who has been missing for almost a month has appealed for help. Leah Burns vanished after leaving the Manchester Dental Hospital in early February and has not been seen since. Her mother, Clara Burns, is urging anyone who may have seen her to come forward. 'She has come off all her social media, which is not like her. Her phone 11

January 23, 2018 6:04 AM Pupils take trip back in time on visit to Second World War air raid shelters

PRIMARY school pupils were given a unique insight into life during the Second World War on an eye-opening school trip. Children, from Leverhulme Primary School, in Breightmet, visited Stockport Air Raid Shelters as part of their studies into the era. A total of 57 seven and eight year olds, took on the role of evacuees at the network of underground tunnels 24

January 9, 2018 2:07 PM Woman, 38, cries in court as she and five men deny being members of the banned far right terror group National Action and supporting a 'whites only' state

Five men and a woman have appeared in court to deny being members of the banned far-right terror group National Action. The six are accused of being members of the organisation - said to stir up racial hatred and promote an exclusively white society - over the course of last year. Joel Wilmore, 24, of Stockport, Darren Fletcher, 28, of Wolverhampton 7

December 18, 2017 9:03 AM One of Britain's biggest toy chains is staying SHUT on Christmas Eve

One of Britain's biggest toyshop chains is staying SHUT on Christmas Eve - missing out on the chance to bring in millions through the tills. Gary Grant, whose chain The Entertainer has 149 branches, will give his 1,700 staff the day off, even though it means missing out on an estimated £2.3m. Mr Grant told The Mirror that his Christian faith means he will never 61

December 8, 2017 3:26 PM Two from Radcliffe charged after Stockport raids

TWO people from Radcliffe have been charged with money laundering and handling stolen goods after raids in Stockport. Both Robin Osego, aged 41 and Lucy Atkinson, aged 37, both of Bolton Road, Radcliffe have been charged along with four other men. Raids were carried out in Stockport by Greater Manchester Police officers and the pair were charged with money 11

November 1, 2017 10:59 AM The Halloween-related crimes that happened last night

Two boys were attacked and a group of yobs were seen hurtling fireworks at people Two teenage boys were attacked and yobs were seen hurling fireworks at people during a spate of incidents on Halloween night. Wythenshawe tram station was sealed off by police and two boys were taken to hospital after they were attacked on Tuesday night. Police were called 41

October 23, 2017 11:11 AM Security alert at Piccadilly bus station after suitcase is left on the 192

A suitcase has been left on a bus at Piccadilly bus station sparking a security alert. Police were called to Portland Street after the suitcase was found on the 192 bus at 11.35am. Greater Manchester Police officers are on their way to the scene to investigate. It's understood a man got onto the Stagecoach bus and dropped the suitcase in the middle aisle 13