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  • Mark sees red

    THE CONTROVERSIAL sending off of player manager Mark Molyneaux on the stroke of half-time proved to be the turning point of Trafford's 2-1 defeat at the hands of high flying Harrogate Town at Shawe View on Saturday. read more

  • Megan waits for operation

    LITTLE Megan Rajah is now waiting in New York for her life-saving operation after an amazing response to her parents' appeal for help in SAM. read more

  • Thieves beware

    BOBBIES in south Trafford are warning criminals looking to strike over Christmas that they are being watched. read more

  • Watch out for catflap thieves

    BOBBIES in Trafford are warning homeowners with cat flaps to be wary after a spate of burglaries in the borough. read more

  • Be on guard pleads pensioner

    A PENSIONER has condemned the conmen who have destroyed her confidence by tricking their way into her house. read more

  • Team effort pays off for schools

    TRAFFORD'S Key Stage Two results fell sharply this year - but the borough still finished third in the region in the Government's league tables. read more

  • Thug jailed for New Year attack

    A THUG who helped carry out a "chilling, cold blooded and unprovoked" attack on a New Year's Eve reveller was jailed for two years on Monday. read more

  • What a night

    The most appropriately named musical on the circuit returns to its spiritual home to blast away the cobwebs on those flares and burn the disco down yet again. Oh! What A Night say the billboards and it certainly is. read more

  • Village goes downhill

    I HAVE lived in Flixton for over 20 years and used to be quite proud to do so. read more

  • Skating on thin ice?

    THE future of Altrincham Ice Rink looks bleak after its owners put the ageing building up for sale this week. read more

  • Flixton aim for stability

    FLIXTON FC have one aim this season, and that is stability. read more

  • Toad makes a big splash

    THE Club Theatre in Altrincham is establishing a new date in its diary - a family Christmas production. read more

  • Out of control

    Out of control read more


    A FAN of Christmas is providing a boost to a Messenger backed charity with his brightly decorated home. read more

  • Jail for new year attack

    A THUG who helped carry out a "chilling, cold blooded and unprovoked" attack on a New Year's Eve reveller from Stretford was jailed for two years on Monday. read more

  • PM meets Trafford team

    TRAFFORD Youth Offending Team received national recognition for its impressive results when its leader was invited to meet the Prime Minister. read more

  • Schools do better

    A NUMBER of schools in north Trafford have recorded much improved results in their Key Stage Two test results - bucking the trend of the borough as a whole. read more

  • Sharks may move

    SPECULATION about a potential new home for Sale Sharks is rising after co-owner Brian Kennedy made it clear that Heywood Road is not big enough for his plans, by Michael Crockett read more

  • Centre wins national award

    AN OLD Trafford language centre has been voted the best in Britain for training businesses. read more

  • Ben sees work performed

    A YOUNG musician from Sale has composed the music to go with a special Christmas poem written by a youngster from Oxfordshire. read more

  • Disgusting sight

    ON Saturday November 17 my daughter and I were coming home from shopping when an Oldham bus, which had stopped to let its fares off to go to United Football Stadium, held us up. read more

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