Shaw gas explosion

Emergency services are at the scene following a large explosion in the Shaw area of Oldham.

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Phone messages may shed new light on blast investigation

Police are hoping that a mobile phone believed still lost in the rubble of the gas blast in Oldham will give them vital clues as to what happened.

It belonged to the seriously injured neighbour of two year old Jamie Heaton who died in the blast.

It's understood the Blackberry contains messages sent by Andrew Partington to his partner.

Rob Jaskowski has the details:-

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