Many woman experience barriers to physical activity during their period, Manchester research shows

Many women still adapt their workouts or completely avoid physical activity during their period, according to new research by Manchester Metropolitan University. In a survey...

‘Unprecedented step’: TUC general secretary writes to pay review bodies seeking ‘significant boost’ to...

TUC General Secretary, Frances O’Grady, has taken the unprecedented step of writing to public sector pay review bodies, calling on them to recognise and...

How we created the perfect storm for pandemics

The way that many of us live has created the “perfect storm” for the evolution and transmission of infectious diseases like Covid-19 according to...

Smartphones have led to the ‘death of proximity’

Smartphones are more than devices we use, they’re ‘the place where we live’ and swap for close contact with others, a new study shows. The...

Government should nudge people to save more into a pension when children leave home,...

Contrary to the common message that retirement saving should start young, there are good reasons why the proportion of earnings set aside for retirement...

33 year old woman dies in M66 smash

A 33 year old woman has died following a crash on the M66 yesterday police have confirmed. A vehicle left the motorway between junctions four...

Tameside nighthawking gang sentenced

A Tameside nighthawking gang has been sentenced after admitting metal detecting at two historic monuments in Cheshire and South Yorkshire. The men appeared at Chester...

Negotiations taking place to move Champions League final

Delicate negotiations are going on between the British government, European soccer’s governing body UEFA and others about where the Champions League final should be...

Rayner sacked as Labour Party chairman after election results

Greater Manchester MP and Labour Party Deputy leader Angela Rayner has been sacked as party chairman and campaigns coordinator in the aftermath of election...

Burnham re elected Greater Manchester Mayor with crushing victory

Andy Burnham has been re elected as Mayor of Greater Manchester taking 67 per cent of the vote in a crushing victory Burnham said the...