A police source has told ITV News that the cash machine stolen by tunneling thieves contained £60,000.
The gang dug a 50ft tunnel from wasteland to reach the Tesco Express store containing the machine.
The theft, in Eccles, happened last Friday.
More top news
Sean Dyche has labelled as "harsh" the 18-month ban handed to Burnley's Joey Barton for a breach of betting regulations.
A rapist who targeted elderly and vulnerable women as they slept in their beds in Lancashire has been jailed for life.
Less demand for donors means that frequent volunteers won't be contacted as often.