Education is the key to unlocking the North’s potential says Northern Powerhouse Partnership report

The Northern economy has the potential to benefit from an additional £100 billion gross value add over the next three decades, and in doing so...

Manchester’s newest radio station

Manchester has a new Radio station today, MCR Live will be focusing on Manchester’s vibrant cultural scene. MCR Live will break the mould of traditional radio,...

Police hunt Andrew Evans after Wigan kidnap

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a man after a couple were kidnapped in Wigan. Andrew Evans,26, of Heath Street, Golborne is...

Streep set to play the young Emmeline Pankhurst

The Oscar nominated actress Meryl Streep is reportedly to play Manchester political activist Emmeline Pankhurst in a new film called Suffragette. According to the Hollywood...

Work is underway on Port Salford Greenway Route

Work has started on a new £1 million cycleway and pedestrian in Salford. The new Port Salford Greenway route will follow the M60 to transport...

Final EU referendum result will be declared in Manchester

Manchester will have the eyes of the world focused on it as The Electoral Commission and Manchester City Council have today revealed that the...

Democracy and Devo-latest Discuss Event

In partnership with Guardian Live, Discuss starts the year on one of its favourite themes: debating the democratic participation of the people of Greater...

National award for Wythenshawe dentist

AWythenshawe dental technician has been recognised by a national dentistry body after impressing judges in a competition designed to assess efficiency and professionalism in...

Curvy canines help raise money for Roe Green Play Park

Worsley Park Marriott Hotel & Country Club are preparing for a very special fitness event to whip local pooches, and their owners, into shape,...

Thousands join national commemoration at Heaton Park

Thousands of people young and old filled Manchester's Heaton Park last  night to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the Battle Of...