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Deadly lung diseases are being missed by regular chest scans for ex-miners, union officials say as they step up their campaign for more thorough health checks. The Union of Democratic Mineworkers (UDM) is calling on the government to provide CT scans...read more >
A family has forgiven a careless driver who killed a grandfather but escaped a prison sentence. Clark Greenwood, 62, from Ashton-under-Lyne, was seriously injured when the car he was a passenger in collided with a broken down Mercedes in the middle...read more >
A 65-year-old women has been left with serious injuries after thugs burst into her home and battered her with metal bars. The incident happened in the small hours of July 19, on Neal Avenue in Ashton-Under-Lyne. Detectives said two masked men forced...read more >
Shopping at Marks & Spencer is to become a quieter experience as the retailer has decided to switch off background music in all of its stores. The music-free policy comes after campaign group Pipedown staged a protest against the retailer's...read more >
House sellers' asking prices reached a new record high of £308,151 on average in May, with some areas seeing 'eye-watering' increases, according to experts. Across England and Wales, the average price tag on a property coming onto the market has...read more >