Disruption on Metrolink this Easter weekend

Important improvement works to the Metrolink network will result in the closure of some lines over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend. On Saturday (20 April)...

Greater Manchester’s Mayor marks end of major youth research project

Andy Burnham has attended an event to mark the end of a major project which has researched the experiences of marginalised young people in...

Good vibrations’ for Meg, the Tameside student using drumming to help manage her autism

A Tameside music student who has autism has been excelling as a drummer by using the instrument to channel her creative side. Meg Balcomb, 15,...

£10,000 up for grabs for young people in Salford

A £10,000 funding pot is up for grabs for young people in Salford. Housing association Salix Homes has launched its Boost4Youth fund, offering grants of...

Tory’s want to do s deal with Trump, Corbyn warns

Cross-party Brexit talks could break down because Tory MPs want to ‘do a deal’ with Donald Trump, Jeremy Corbyn has said. The Labour leader also...

Shocking Manchester report finds racism is still a huge problem in UK’s workplaces

A shocking report has found that the majority of ethnic minority workers have experienced racial harassment at work in the last five years, and...

Starry Starry Night

How many stars can you see at night? The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) are calling for action to tackle light pollution and enable...

Scholes charged by FA over illegal betting at Salford City

The former Oldham Manager and Ex Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes has been charged by the FA over bets allegedly placed while he was part-owner...

Ceramic pavement unveiled to commemorate James Joule in Sale

A ceramic pavement to commemorate the birth of a notable scientist has been unveiled in Trafford. The artwork was unveiled in Worthington Park, Sale, in...

‘Fingerprint database’ could help scientists to identify new cancer culprits

Scientists have developed a catalogue of DNA mutation ‘fingerprints’ that could help doctors pinpoint the environmental culprit responsible for a patient’s tumour – including...