GMCA awards £300,000 to community groups to tackle gambling harms

GREATER Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) has awarded £300,000 to 14 community projects across the city-region to help those adversely affected by gambling. GMCA has awarded...

Fly-tipper caught dumping fridges in Olds Trafford car park

This is the moment a fly-tipper was caught dumping two fridges in a car park in Trafford. Jacek Kryk was captured on Trafford Council’s CCTV...

Andy Burnham launches new Food Security Action Network

The Mayor of Greater Manchester has today launched a new Food Security Action Network to help the city-region tackle food poverty. It will provide leadership...

72 year old man killed in tragic incident in Ashton under Lyne

A 72-year-old pedestrian was killed after being hit by a lorry on Manchester Road yesterday afternoon police have confirmed The driver of the lorry remained...

Police looking for missing family of five in Harpurhey

North Manchester Police are looking for a family of five who have vanished after leaving a house in Harpurhey The family are Adrianna Anghel 22yrs...

Evonik workers at historic Manchester chemicals site strike over pay

Evonik workers at a 130-year-old Manchester chemicals site are to strike over pay, Unite, the UK’s leading union, said today (Wednesday 13 October). Around...

Old Trafford Takeaway boss fined £12K over mice and cockroach infestation

An Old Trafford takeaway boss was fined a huge £12,000 after an horrendous mice and cockroach infestation was discovered at his premises. Trafford Council Environmental...

Two Manchester parks and four cemeteries capture Green Flag awards

Heaton Park and Alexandra Park along with Gorton, Philips Park, Southern and Blackley cemeteries have been awarded the Green Flag Award and Heaton Park...

Manchester leader Sir Richard to take on n new role as chair of Greater...

The soon to be former leader of Manchester City Council Sir Richard Leese has been confirmed as chair of Greater Manchester’s Health and Social...

Demolition begins at Stockport’s old bus station to make way for multi-million-pound interchange

From Monday 18 October 2021, demolition of Stockport’s old bus station will begin to make way for a new state-of-the-art transport interchange in the...