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Prestwich 2nd team held their nerve to lift the division three title.

The Prestwich and District Snooker League compete on Thursdays and occasionally on Tuesdays.[34] Golf is played at Prestwich Golf Club

Curves of Prestwich & Radcliffe invites all women to participate in a life transforming fitness initiative this summer. ...

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He grew up in Stockport, Greater Manchester and has worked in the local newspaper industry for 27 years.

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Local people are joining forces to create community businesses for the good of the areas where they live - and here's how you can get involved too

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Looking good and feeling fit in Prestwich is so easy. With a wealth of salons, clinics and personal trainers there's no excuse not to be one of the beautiful Prestwich people...

This isn't an uncommon sight in the city centre, especially in the holidays. But what do you think?

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The Halifax branch, at the Longfield Centre, near Bury New Road, was targeted on Tuesday morning

Prestwich travelled the short distance to Heywood to take on Milton in this years Lancashire FA Amateur Cup.

The railway arrived in Prestwich in 1879. The Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway obtained an Act of Parliament for a line from Manchester to Radcliffe in 1872 and in 1876 began building a line through Cheetham Hill, Crumpsall, Heaton Park, Prestwich and Whitefield. A cut and cover tunnel was built at Heaton Park. In 1916 the line was converted to electric operation and operated until August 1991 when it was closed. It was reopened as the Manchester Metrolink in April 1992.[22]

PRESTWICH Heys are riding high in seventh place in the Hallmark…

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The two health centres, which have attendances of over 67,000 a year, are threatened with closure

Prestwich (/ˈprɛstwɪtʃ/ PREST-wich) is a town within the Metropolitan Borough of Bury, in Greater Manchester, England.[1] It lies close to the River Irwell, 3.3 miles (5.3 km) north of Manchester city centre, 3.1 miles (5 km) north of Salford and 4.7 miles (7.6 km) south of Bury.

Prestwich is a town like no other, with different areas for different tastes and experiences - all combined however, to produce a truly unique little corner of North Manchester...

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If you place an order with Sugar and Spice Cakes, of Scholes Lane, Prestwich, and quote "Prestwich Life". you will receive a 10% discount on any order...

Beech Tree Bank, Rectory Lane. Renovated Victorian villas built 1881

From the 1991 census the population of Prestwich was estimated at 33,047.[15] An estimated 19% of the population of Prestwich and Whitefield are Jewish and are part of the second largest Jewish community in the UK outside London, which also reaches over the border into Salford's Broughton and Manchester's districts of Crumpsall and Cheetham Hill.[16]

Rob Irvine was appointed editor-in-chief of MEN Media and Trinity Mirror Huddersfield in April 2012.


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The area in the south of Prestwich known as Sedgley Park has a very sizeable Jewish population and is served by some five synagogues.[17] There are many Jewish businesses, specialist shops and delicatessens along King's Road, Bury New Road and Bury Old Road.

We're certainly not short of fantastic independent restaurants in Prestwich. Whatever your preferred choice of cuisine, you'll more than likely find a restaurant serving it...

Prestwich is served by four tram stations on the Metrolink line from Manchester to Bury, at Besses o' th' Barn on the Whitefield border to the north, Prestwich in the centre of the village, Heaton Park in the centre-east and Bowker Vale on the Blackley border to the south-east.

The geology of the area is characterised by carboniferous coal measures of the Manchester Coalfield and sandstone appertaining to the Carboniferous Westphalian C geological age. This is overlain with quaternary glacial drift comprising sand, gravel and boulder clay.[14]

PrestwichLife offers a discerning guide to the best of everything independent in Prestwich. Whether you're looking for Prestwich restaurants, bars, pubs or nightlife, hair salons, beauty therapists, cinema listings, special offers or latest news in the Prestwich area, this is the right place for you. PrestwichLife showcases the quirky, forward-thinking, innovative and unique places, so that you can enjoy something a little bit different from the norm.

The public will be asked to vote on two designs and it's hoped to unveil the statue in Bury by next June

Rob joined Trinity Mirror in 2001 and was editor of the Daily Post North Wales for seven years. He was also publishing director for Trinity Mirror North Wales and Cheshire.

We asked parents for their best family dining destinations - this is what they told us

There are several private members' clubs in the town including, Prestwich Church Institute, the Royal British Legion, the Carlton Club, Heaton Park Social (Working Men's) Club, and two political clubs Prestwich Conservative Club and Prestwich Liberal Club.

The 45-year-old is white, around 6ft, of slim build, with a bald head

A CRIME victim who turned private detective with the help of a smartphone app tracked down his stolen £40,000 Mercedes-Benz and led police to premises.