Oliver Cromwell Statue in Wythenshawe park is damaged

The statue of Oliver Cromwell in Wythenshawe Park had been damaged. Police say three people approached the statue of Oliver Cromwell, climbed on it and...

Islington Mill gets go ahead for £7m project to help “communities resist gentrification”

Renowned arts institution Islington Mill, in collaboration with Salford City Council have been awarded a £3.3m grant from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)...

Larger funding cuts for schools in poor areas leave them badly placed to deal...

Schools serving more deprived pupils in England have already seen the largest falls in spending per pupil over the last decade. Going forwards, the...

48 hours to avoid homelessness this winter says Labour

The Labour Party is calling on the Government to extend the evictions ban due to end on Sunday 20th September to avoid a homelessness...

Official figures reveal not one river or lake in England is in good health

New figures from the Environment Agency have been released today revealing that 0% of river, lakes and streams are classed as in good health...

New nationwide lockdown for hospitality considered and hospitals told to prepare for second spike

New England-wide measures which could see hospitality businesses forced to shut are being considered by the UK government to try to slow a second...

Motorcyclist in his 60’s left with multiple injuries after M60 smash

The motorcyclist, a man in his 60s was taken to hospital with serious injuries after a smash on the M60 earlier today He was riding...

Wigan joins the red zone

Just three weeks after being released from the rest of Greater Manchester’s socialising restrictions, Wigan’s Covid rate has moved into the red zone Public Health...

Manchester business leaders say loss of tourist VAT refunds damaging to Greater Manchester economy

Retail, leisure and tourism leaders from across Greater Manchester have expressed concern following the surprise decision from the Treasury to remove the option for...

Bury bar shut for not complying with Covid rules

Licensing officers have served an immediate closure notice on the Kavern Klub in Bury town centre for not implementing Covid-safe rules. The venue, situated on...