after 6.15am on Thursday 9 December 2010, police were called to the A580 close
to Atherleigh Way, following reports a number of vehicles had collided.
and lorries are involved in the collisions, which are affecting both sides of
road has been closed in both directions from Atherleigh Way and the Warrington
are treating minor injuries from the collisions.
7.15am on Tuesday 2 November 2010, police were called to the Silver Street area
of Irlam following reports of an explosion.
attended and discovered that at least three houses have been damaged.
Street, Merlin Road, Morrillion Road, Cutnook Lane and a number of other routes
in the area are closed off while police and the other emergency services work
at the scene.
Drive, McLean Drive, Neville Drive...
Remember the days when the streets were quieter and you didn't need to have
specially pedestrianised roads?
Well, this week, council active travel officers are aiming to recreate that
time – and they need your help.
This year's "in town without my car day" is 22 September – the culmination of
European Mobility Week which focuses on congestion, climate change, obesity and
other issues surrounding unnecessary...
Are other people of Leigh and the surrounding areas not totally fed up with having to listen to emergency vehicles sirens all the time? Do the people of Leigh not have human rights to some peace and quiet? Are all the sirens really going to emergency calls or are they using Leigh as a siren test area? Or just to get through traffic like the ambulance on Chapel Street which had sirens blazing just to go and park up on the bingo hall car...