2021 in review: September

The leader of Manchester Council Sir Richard Leese announced that he would step down as leader next spring after 25 years in the job....

2021 in review: August

A new mental health facility, based at North Manchester General Hospital’s Emergency Department, began welcoming patients who are in need of urgent mental health...

2021 in review: July

Manchester Airport confirmed the first passengers would pass through its new Terminal Two extension. Jet2 and TUI flights operate from the flagship facility initially, other...

2021 in review: June

Greater Manchester Police launched a pilot in the City of Manchester for Restorative Justice referrals to be made for domestic abuses cases – a...

2021 in review: May

Greater Manchester voted for its local councillors and its Mayor, the biggest shock saw the Labour leader in Oldham Sean Fielding lose his seat in Failsworth...

2021 in review: April

The Duke of Edinburgh, the longest-serving consort to a monarch in British history, has died at the age of 99. He died just two months...

2021 in review: March

Sacha Lord, Night Time Economy Adviser for Greater Manchester and CoFounder, Parklife Festival, reacts to the Budget, “I am very pleased with the Chancellor’s announcements...

2021 in review: February

Boris Johnson announced a four step approach for lockdown release, with at least five weeks between each step, to ensure they knew the impact of each step...

2021 in review: January

2021 get off to an encouraging start as the first story About Manchester ran was news that the UK's Chief Medical Officers revealed okays for...

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