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 – don’t 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 [...]
As people in Leigh give-up on their New Year diets, new research out today reveals that grandparents in the area may be the best people to go to for healthy eating advice.
The research conducted by home meal delivery service, Wiltshire Farm Foods, has revealed that 83 per cent of over 60s in the North West say it’s very important to know the nutritional value of their food. In fact, only one in five [...]
Many companies throughout the UK still aren’t taking mobile technology seriously. The potential is huge and if you’re 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 [...]
Plank Lane Bridge & Brittania Hotel 2009, acrylic by B. Gill one of our club members. www.lcag.blogspot.co.uk
New members are always welcome at our club. If you want to learn a new hobby, have a change of scenery, make new friends in a very social atmosphere then why not give us a try? You would be able to paint beautiful paintings for [...]
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 victim’s 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. [...]