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How long should you leave between pregnancies

Recent research shows there may be risks if women get pregnant again less than a year after having a baby. By Lisa Salmon.

My first baby is six months old and I'd like to get pregnant again soon, as I'm 36. Have I left enough time since I gave birth to try for another baby?

yesterday 15:52
NATIONAL: Police officer's plea to public after three-year-old dies in front of her

A police office has issued a plea to members of the public to be more understanding after she attended a job where a three-year-old girl died.

PC Jade Hunter responded to a call to help a little girl who was suffering from a cardiac arrest.

She watched on as the paramedics

yesterday 15:51
England and Burnley keeper Joe Hart quizzed by pupils

ENGLAND and Burnley goalkeeper Joe Hart was guest of honour at a primary school – where pupils got a chance to quiz the football ace.

Joe spoke to pupils at St Mary’s Church of England Primary School in Rawtenstall in a visit organised by Burnley FC in the Community.

yesterday 13:32
Man claims he was kidnapped at knifepoint while on morning walk

A DAD from Bolton claims he was kidnapped at knifepoint just yards from a row of houses this morning.

Anthony Grime, 32, claims he was walking along Crescent Road shortly before 7am when a car pulled up on the kerb, blocking his path.

Mr Grime says a man then got out of

yesterday 13:32
Man claims he was kidnapped at knifepoint while on morning walk

A DAD from Bolton claims he was kidnapped at knifepoint just yards from a row of houses this morning.

Anthony Grime, 32, claims he was walking along Crescent Road shortly before 7am when a car pulled up on the kerb, blocking his path.

Mr Grime says a man then got out of

yesterday 13:32
Appeal for Bury model in intensive care

A MODEL was left in a critical condition in intensive care after an ulcer burst in his stomach.

Danny Byrne has had to undergo five blood transfusions following the sudden rupture, which left him hospitalised.

The 26-year-old was rushed into A&E on Monday by his

yesterday 12:13
Shocking footage shows "brazen" raid at Booker Cash and Carry

DRAMATIC CCTV footage has been released showing a gang of four men carrying out a brazen daylight robbery at a cash and carry.

Police released the video as part of an appeal for information on the raid at Booker Cash and Carry in Leigh Road, Atherton.

It shows a black

yesterday 12:13
Darwen apprentices scoop top awards in annual ceremony

The WEC Group, a Darwen based company who offer apprenticeships in welding and fabrication, held their eighth annual Apprentice of the Year awards on Thursday November 29.

The awards ceremony, which celebrated 2018's successful apprentices, was held at at Ewood Park and was attended

yesterday 10:52
Attacker left man blind in one eye after he assaulted pregnant sister

A MAN who saw his pregnant sister assaulted by her boyfriend has been handed a community order for leaving the other man blind in one eye.

John MacDonald, aged 39, was with his sister Kylie and her partner David Barnes at their home in Glenfield Square, Farnworth, when the incident

yesterday 07:21
Attacker left man blind in one eye after he assaulted pregnant sister

A MAN who saw his pregnant sister assaulted by her boyfriend has been handed a community order for leaving the other man blind in one eye.

John MacDonald, aged 39, was with his sister Kylie and her partner David Barnes at their home in Glenfield Square, Farnworth, when the incident

yesterday 06:16
Lawyers from Darwen are fined after blunders lead to £353,000 compensation payouts

A LEGAL firm in Darwen left its accounts in such a mess that claims totalling £353,000 had to be made to a compensation fund.

Partners Mark John Smith and Kathleen Wilson have now been fined £7,500, over the failings of GS Law, trading as Singleton Day, of Belgrave

yesterday 05:12
Bolton street nurse team help homeless avoid A&E

A HOMELESS health service has helped contribute to a 90 per cent drop in A&E attendances among the people it supports.

Bolton's council and hospital have a joint service which has been running in some form or another since 2006.

Bolton Homeless Street Watch provides

yesterday 23:53
Six-year-old injured in crash in Bolton Road

A SIX-year-old girl is understood to have been injured after a crash.

The incident happened in Bolton Road, near the junction with Haig Road, at around 6.30pm.

Emergency services were at the scene and police officers reported that the girl has been taken to hospital.

yesterday 23:53
Six-year-old injured in crash in Bolton Road

A SIX-year-old girl is understood to have been injured after a crash.

The incident happened in Bolton Road, near the junction with Haig Road, at around 6.30pm.

Emergency services were at the scene and police officers reported that the girl has been taken to hospital.

2018-12-17 23:43
Chorley pair ordered to pay back £30k after fraudulent holiday sickness claim

A PAIR of fake sickness fraudsters have been convicted of conspiracy to commit fraud and ordered to pay Jet2holidays almost £30,000, after a court ruled that they fabricated a claim to try and win up to £20K in compensation, inclusive of legal costs.

Martin and Lindsey

2018-12-17 22:38
Whites Christmas for poorly youngsters

BOLTON Wanderers’ first team squad made special visits to see children around town yesterday.

Players went to both the Royal Bolton Hospital’s Children’s Ward and Derian House Children’s Hospice during the afternoon to deliver gifts and festive cheer to the

2018-12-17 21:33
Daily News
Government allocates £2bn to Whitehall departments to prepare for no-deal Brexit

The Government has allocated more than £2 billion to Whitehall departments to prepare for a no-deal Brexit as it ramps up its preparations for crashing out of the EU without a deal.

Around £2 billion has already been allocated for Brexit preparations but the additional

today 22:31
Amateur photographer convicted of abusing men who came for photoshoots

An amateur photographer has been convicted of luring men to his home for photoshoots, then drugging and abusing them.

Nigel Wilkinson, 45, used his photography hobby as a front for his “depraved yearnings”, Bristol Crown Court heard.

He used social networking

today 22:31
Opposition parties table vote of no confidence in UK Government

The SNP and other opposition parties have tabled a vote of no confidence in the UK Government.

It comes after Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn demanded a Commons vote on the Prime Minister’s future after she confirmed a vote on her Brexit deal would not take place until after

today 22:31
At least 600 homes destroyed in Brazil blaze

At least 600 wooden houses have been destroyed in a fire in northern Brazil, authorities said.

Four people were injured in the blaze in the low-income Educandos district of the city of Manaus. No deaths were reported.

Public security chief Amadeu Soares said the fire might

today 22:31
Troops held in readiness to deal with disruption from no-deal Brexit

Thousands of troops are to be put on stand-by to help with potential disruption from a no-deal Brexit, it has been revealed.

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson’s announcement that 3,500 regular soldiers and reservists will be “held at readiness” came as Cabinet

today 22:31
May to urge devolved leaders to ‘pull together’ and back her Brexit deal

Theresa May will urge leaders from the devolved administrations to “pull together” to back her Brexit deal in a Downing Street meeting on Wednesday.

The Prime Minister is set to call on Nicola Sturgeon and Mark Drakeford – the First Ministers of Scotland and Wales

today 22:31
Tiemoue Bakayoko sees red as AC Milan are held by Bologna

Chelsea loanee Tiemoue Bakayoko was sent off as AC Milan laboured to a goalless Serie A draw at lowly Bologna.

France midfielder Bakayoko picked up two bookings in the space of three second-half minutes to receive his marching orders and leave Milan a man light for the final

today 22:31
Goalkeeper Muric the shoot-out hero as City see off Leicester

Holders Manchester City remained in the hunt for the quadruple after beating Leicester on penalties in the Carabao Cup.

Oleksandr Zincheko scored to win the shoot-out 3-1 after the match finished 1-1, sending City into the last four.

Arijanet Muric saved from James

today 22:31
Latest news from Preston
today 22:31 Government allocates £2bn to Whitehall departments to prepare for no-deal Brexit
today 22:31 Amateur photographer convicted of abusing men who came for photoshoots
today 22:31 Opposition parties table vote of no confidence in UK Government
today 22:31 At least 600 homes destroyed in Brazil blaze
today 22:31 Troops held in readiness to deal with disruption from no-deal Brexit
today 22:31 May to urge devolved leaders to ‘pull together’ and back her Brexit deal
today 22:31 Tiemoue Bakayoko sees red as AC Milan are held by Bologna
today 22:31 Goalkeeper Muric the shoot-out hero as City see off Leicester
today 22:31 Pogba out of order to ‘dance on the grave’ of sacked Mourinho, says Neville
today 22:31 Pochettino refuses to rule out interest in Man Utd job
today 22:31 Unai Emery questions why Mauricio Pochettino would consider Manchester United
today 22:31 Virgil Van Dijk urges Liverpool to maintain their high standards
today 22:11 Road blocked after serious collision between Preston and Blackpool
today 22:11 Road blocked after serious collision between Preston and Blackpool
yesterday 21:25 Council backs Robbie Williams’ swimming pool plan despite Jimmy Page’s objection
yesterday 21:25 Princess Eugenie hails departed shark filmmaker a hero at UK premiere
yesterday 21:25 Government allocates £2bn to Whitehall departments to prepare for no-deal Brexit
yesterday 20:21 Real Madrid boss Solari targeting Champions League defence
yesterday 20:21 Pogba can’t start thinking he’s bigger than Mourinho, warns Darren Fletcher
yesterday 20:21 Special visits make a huge difference
yesterday 20:01 Preston North End Tuesday round-up: PNE players' Christmas hospital visit, North End linked with Irish youngster, Paul Gallagher putting the miles on the clock, former PNE striker in cancer battle
yesterday 19:19 Judge postpones sentencing of ex-Trump security chief Flynn
yesterday 19:19 Change in checkout policy linked to ‘dramatic reduction’ in unhealthy purchases
yesterday 19:19 Niko Kovac downplays talk of Timo Werner link as Bayern Munich take on Leipzig
yesterday 19:19 What problems have Manchester United faced since Sir Alex Ferguson’s exit?
yesterday 19:19 United consider Solskjaer in caretaker role after time runs out for Mourinho
yesterday 19:19 How to keep well over the festive season
yesterday 19:19 Bury North MP James Frith slams police funding settlement as "perverse and unfair"
yesterday 19:19 Father Christmas urges over 65s to get their flu jabs this winter
yesterday 19:19 WARTH MILLS: Memorial unveiled to internees of WWII prison camp at new housing development
yesterday 18:12 Plans for radical overhaul of building regulations industry post-Grenfell
yesterday 18:12 Chicago officers probably didn’t see train that killed them
yesterday 18:12 Bus crashes through hedge into garden
yesterday 18:12 Judge tells ex-Trump security chief Flynn he can’t ‘hide my disgust’
yesterday 18:12 Justice Secretary apologises for botched review of vaginal mesh scandal
yesterday 18:12 Life for ‘rage’ motorist who killed friend outside club
yesterday 18:12 ‘Mindless’ minority are shaming Chelsea fans, says chairman Bruce Buck
yesterday 18:12 Curran crowns fairytale year by fetching one million US dollars at IPL auction
yesterday 18:11 Zlatan Ibrahimovic extends LA Galaxy stay
yesterday 18:11 FA Cup replays to be scrapped a year earlier than planned
yesterday 18:11 Burnley set to be without Aaron Lennon for Arsenal trip but JBG could return
yesterday 18:11 Burnley set to be without Aaron Lennon for Arsenal trip but JBG could return
yesterday 18:11 Bury North MP James Frith slams police funding settlement as "perverse and unfair"
yesterday 17:50 Preston North End squad spread Christmas cheer in visit to Royal Preston Hospital
yesterday 17:03 Man attacked at grandmother’s house by hooded men with bladed weapon
yesterday 17:03 Woman arrested following health worker attack in hospital car park
yesterday 17:03 Trump Foundation reaches deal to shut down amid lawsuit
yesterday 17:03 Death of police officer found dead in burn thought to be ‘tragic accident’
yesterday 17:03 Independent expert to assess Libya compensation campaign
yesterday 17:03 Date set for axing train station toilet charges
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today 22:34 PM May urges devolved nations to back her Brexit deal
today 22:06 Dying neighbour leaves 14 years of Christmas presents for little girl next door
today 22:06 Man armed with AXE chases gang of youths on Glasgow street in shocking video
today 22:05 Severe allergy sufferer reveals cruel Darth Vadar taunts and her torment of life behind a mask
today 22:00 Police officer’s message to trolls after watching girl, 3, die in front of her
today 22:00 Man Utd players give AMAZING gesture just hours after Jose Mourinho sack
today 22:00 eBay: ‘Very rare & collectable’ 50p coin selling for £500 - but watch out for THIS reason
today 22:00 NASA plans to find ALIENS near Jupiter using NUCLEAR powered drill
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today 22:00 ‘Meghan Markle is wonderful!’ Camilla’s son sends HEARTWARMING message to Duchess
yesterday 21:59 Joe Sugg and Dianne Buswell: Debbie McGee addresses their romance 'Will it last?'
yesterday 21:59 CHRISTMAS HEARTBREAK: Elderly man leaves behind TOUCHING surprise for toddler after dying
yesterday 21:59 Christmas HORROR as Santa performer dies at children's party
yesterday 21:59 The Grand Tour season 3: Jeremy Clarkson reveals air date in first-look trailer
yesterday 21:59 ROYAL SHOCK: Camilla's son REVEALS unusual family's Christmas lunch tradition
yesterday 21:59 Man Utd to announce new boss TONIGHT… the identity of Jose Mourinho’s successor revealed
yesterday 21:59 'What's the POINT?' Former Greek politician BLASTS Brussels for making people 'POWERLESS'
yesterday 21:59 'We'll make you think' Putin delivers CHILLING World War 3 warning over Russian weapons
yesterday 21:59 SPACE FORCE: Trump forms 'US Space Command' to develop EXTRATERRESTRIAL war-fighting
yesterday 21:44 Prayers for little Daniel Carter, 7, in a critical condition after 'dying in mum's arms'
yesterday 21:44 Prayers for little Daniel Carter, 7, in a critical condition after 'dying in mum's arms'
yesterday 21:11 Labour whips 'furious' with Jeremy Corbyn over no-confidence 'omnishambles'
yesterday 21:03 Meet Father Christmas and friends at The Forge Market for a fiver
yesterday 21:03 Neil Lennon has his say on Rangers and Steven Gerrard as he urges Hibs to show they are 'real threat again'
yesterday 21:03 Woman who says cannabis oil cured brain cancer joins parents' fight to change drug policy
yesterday 21:03 Police officer's heartbreaking plea after three-year-old girl dies in front of her
yesterday 20:56 Call of Duty Black Ops 4 PATCH NOTES for update 1.10 on PS4 and Xbox One
yesterday 20:56 Project Fear myth BUSTED as expert confirms no-deal Brexit will NOT lead to crash
yesterday 20:56 Jose Mourinho leaves hotel staff CRYING after Manchester United sack
yesterday 20:56 Meghan Markle news: Why Duchess may not eat Christmas dinner this year
yesterday 20:56 Flights: Flight attendants are banned from wearing a certain item during Christmas
yesterday 20:56 No deal WARNING: Meddling China wades into Brexit chaos - ‘Harmful!’
yesterday 20:56 BREXIT CRISIS: Powerful slogan for possible second referendum REVEALED
yesterday 20:56 BREXIT WARNING: May sent no-deal WARNING from Remainer MPs - ‘I would RESIGN!’
yesterday 20:56 Christianity CRACKDOWN: City CANCELS CHRISTMAS to avoid ‘spreading RELIGION’
yesterday 20:56 Meghan Markle due date: Is Meghan due earlier than expected after THIS comment?
yesterday 20:56 Farage reveals REAL reason no-deal Brexit is 'HORROR story' for EU
yesterday 20:56 Eclipse Blood Moon 2019: What is the Blood Moon prophecy? Will the world end in January?
yesterday 20:56 'NOTHING to discuss' Brexiteer explains how Theresa May's Brexit will STOP new trade deals
yesterday 20:56 Making A Murderer season 3: Who is Ryan Hillegas? Who is Teresa Halbach’s ex boyfriend?
yesterday 20:55 BBC Weather: Europe braces for ONE METRE of SNOW this week as temperatures PLUMMET
yesterday 20:55 Hellboy first trailer release date: 'This THURSDAY' – What time is the trailer?
yesterday 20:41 Man, 21, left fighting for his life in stabbing at Hull train station
yesterday 20:32 Welsh Kurds start hunger strike for Ocalan
yesterday 20:32 Richard Burgon slams government over denial of legal aid to hostile environment victims
yesterday 20:32 LGSM spreads the word on how to stop a deportation
yesterday 20:27 Man charged with having sex with a DEAD BODY at a UK funeral home
yesterday 20:27 PICTURED: Royal Navy spy ship enters Black Sea as Ukraine fears Russia INVASION
yesterday 20:27 Care home boss sparks outrage for flaunting lavish lifestyle – after not paying staff
yesterday 20:27 London Bridge sealed off by dozens of cops amid rush-hour reports of suspicious package
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