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Harry Littlewood, 68, has been reunited with the loo that was uncovered by workers at a development in Stockport.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was robbed in Stockport.
The woman was walking down Higher Hillgate at around 8.00pm on Thursday 21 January when she was approached from behind by the man.
He then grabbed the victim’s bag and, after a struggle, made off down Holt Street.
The man is described as:
In his late 30s
5ft 6in tall
Stocky build with a round face and squinty eye
Wearing black clothing and a black zip up jacket
Detective Sergeant Adele Coulter said:
“Thankfully, the victim was not seriously injured during this robbery but we do need the public’s help to trace this offender.
“I would ask anyone who was in the area at the time, or who may have seen the offender before or after the incident, to come forward."
Anyone with information can call police on 0161 856 5902 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
A woman from Stockport has died in a Ski accident in the French Alps.
It's reported Anne Clayton who was an experienced skier in her 50's hit a tree yesterday morning. She was holidaying with her sons at the time.
"We are supporting the family of a British national who has sadly died in Macot le Plagne, France, and remain in contact with the French authorities over the incident."
A heartbroken dog owner, whose pet was kidnapped and dumped in a canal, is offering a reward to anyone who can help find those responsible.
Anthony Taylor's pet Troya, a Presa Canario, was taken from their home in Stockport on Christmas Eve.
She was found dead more than three weeks later in a nearby canal.
Warning: You might find some of the detail in Sarah Rogers' report distressing:
The money raised will go towards a reward for information with any extra being donated to a dogs charity.
The family of a 24-year-old woman who died in a care home bed say the inquest into her death has left them with more questions than answers.
Sarah Davies, who had autism and epilepsy, was found dead at Tarry Hill home in New Mills in November 2013.
The court heard that mistakes with her postmortem mean they will never know what took her life.
Today the inquest found there were no suspicious circumstances in Sarah's death.
"As a family we're absolutely devastated because there's been no closure. People say 'you'll get some closure' but I've gone back two years.
"I'm re-living it all over again and I've got so many other questions than I thought I ever had."
A father has been jailed for murdering his 16-day-old daughter after beating her to death at their home.Read the full story ›
The parents of a businessman believe he was shot dead in Germany because he was English. Luke Holland was killed in Berlin last September.Read the full story ›
A signalling problem between Manchester Piccadilly and Stockport is causing delays of up to 30 minutes between the following stations.
Delays of up to 30 minutes on Arriva Trains Wales between Manchester Piccadilly and Stockport due to signalling problem.
Delays of up to 30 minutes on CrossCountry between Manchester Piccadilly and Stockport due to signalling problem.
Delays of up to 30 minutes on East Midlands Trains between Manchester Piccadilly and Stockport due to signalling problem.
Delays of up to 30 minutes on First Transpennine Express between Manchester Piccadilly and Stockport due to signalling problem.
Delays of up to 30 minuteson Northern Rail between Manchester Piccadilly and Stockport due to signalling problem.
Delays of up to 30 minutes on Virgin Trains West Coast between Manchester Piccadilly and Stockport due to signalling problem.
High street has been closed by police due to a man with a knife on the roof of a shopRead the full story ›