Mayor sets out bold ambition for Greater Manchester to be carbon-neutral by 2038

Residents, businesses and community groups – including 300 young people, from schools across Greater Manchester, joined together yesterday to launch the region’s environmental plan. Andy...

Manchester is the second most popular city for new graduates

The think tank Centre for Cities, in partnership with the University of Manchester, has found that Manchester is the UK’s second most popular destination...

Campaign to save South Manchester’s legendary venue, Chorlton Irish Club launched

An urgent campaign has been launched to save the Chorlton Irish Club from closure. Campaigners believe the club must continue as a...

Lord Steele admits that former Rochdale MP Cyril Smith confessed to him that child...

Former leader of the Liberal Party, David now Lord Steel has admitted under oath that Cyril Smith confessed to him in 1979...

£2.7 million of National Lottery funding awarded to community projects in Greater Manchester

Community organisations across Greater Manchester are celebrating today after being awarded £2.7 million in National Lottery funding. The...

Spot the knife-GMP launches campaign for public to ‘open your eyes to knives’

Following recent events across Greater Manchester and the rest of the country, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) is urging members of the public...

Auction for iconic Peaky Blinders coat and cap worn by Cillian Murphy launches at...

A charity auction opens this weekend to give fans of hit TV series Peaky Blinders the chance to bid for Cillian Murphy’s...

New plan to tackle food poverty in Greater Manchester

Today sees the launch of the first ever Food Poverty Action Plan for Greater Manchester. Coordinated by Greater Manchester Poverty Action (GMPA), the Action...

Walk for Women to celebrate International Women’s Day

With women's suffrage high on the city's agenda following the unveiling of the Emmeline Pankhurst statue in St Peter's Square, marking one...

It’s not a congestion charge by the back door-Greater Manchester proposes road pollution tax...

Plans to charge polluting buses, taxis, lorries and vans when driving in Greater Manchester from 2021 have been announced.