Hannah honoured in simple tribute at Weaste Cemetery

A Salford factory girl who died in 1862 has become the first person to be remembered at a new memorial. Seventeen year old Hannah Dean...

Eccles student’s swimming success

17 year old Eccles college student and City of Salford swimmer Lewis Clough from Tyldesley will return home today with a staggering five medals,...

Oldham honours town centre craftsmanship

Oldham Council has recognised a local craftsmen whose work lights up one of the most famous rivers in the world.  For the last 21 years...

Lung ‘filtering’ technique can reduce transplant rejection

University of Manchester researchers have used a new technique to recondition poorly functioning lungs and remove donor white blood cells in an attempt to...

Reform Radio celebrates relaunch with huge line-up of prolific Manchester artists

Reform Radio has announced its relaunch event, set to take place on Saturday 3rd October, 7pm – 1am, live from the First Chop Brewing...

Love Energy Savings Secures £4.5 million Investment from NVM Private Equity

The Bolton based Company announce an agreement with NVM Private Equity (NVM), which will see the latter invest £4.5 million of development capital into...

Life expectancy on the up but North West still lags behind

Average life expectancy in England increased by 5.4 years between 1990-2013 but if you live in the North West you can expect to live...

A mixed FA Cup draw for local non league sides

Local non League clubs have been handed a variety of intriguing ties after this lunchtime's draw for the second qualifying round of the FA...

Engineer and Battle of Britain heroine Beatrice Shilling 

The role of a Manchester pioneer who helped the RAF when facing one of its greatest challenges is remembered to coincide with the celebrations...

New website launches as Manchester promises to come alive with science

A new dedicated website - manchestersciencecity.com, has been launched to coincide with the 2015 British Science Festival taking place this week, to mark Manchester’s...