Refurbishments to Royton Town Hall coming soon

Work to transform Royton Town Hall into a welcoming family-friendly, multi-use building will soon begin.   Refurbishment of the historic venue and adjoining Royton Library will create a new library area, improved community rooms and commercial space. The building will...

Manchester City to host ‘Market Place’ jobs fair connecting local people with job opportunities...

Manchester City will host a two day ‘Market Place’ jobs fair at the Etihad Stadium on Friday 30th and Saturday 31st July. ‘Market Place’ will...

The Greater Manchester Good Employment Charter celebrates its two-year anniversary

The Greater Manchester Good Employment Charter Supporters’ Network was launched on the 22nd of July 2019. To celebrate their two-year anniversary, they look back...

Number of electric vehicle chargers up seven-fold since 2019

The number of electric vehicle (EV) charging points which have been added to the network in Greater Manchester has increased by 612% since 2019,...

Daily contact COVID-19 testing for students effective at controlling transmission in schools as isolation

A study by the University of Oxford has found that daily testing of secondary school students who were in contact with someone with COVID-19...

Police say they no longer have confidence in the Home Secretary

Following an extraordinary National Council meeting yesterday,the organisation has also made a decision to withdraw its support and engagement from the Police Remuneration Review...

New £800,000 business support package launched to help boost sustainable travel

Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has launched a new £800,000 funding package and interactive web portal to help businesses and employers embed sustainable travel behaviours, head-off a car-led recovery and build back better from the pandemic.   While the...

New dad takes on mountain running charity challenge

A dad-of-four will tackle some of the UK’s harshest terrain when he takes on a 50-mile mountain run in the Lake District. Ryan Sproat, 34,...

Cycling in Manchester set for big boost as Team GB gear up for the...

The velodrome element of the National Cycling Centre was built in 1993 using Government funding. It played a central role in the 2002 Commonwealth...

Crescent’s prospects of Levelling-Up funding on the Rise

The partnership delivering Crescent, a major 240-acre regeneration scheme in Salford, has submitted a £13m application to the government’s £4bn Levelling Up Fund (LUF),...