Victoria Wood statue to be unveiled in Bury

A life-size bronze statue of Prestwich-born comedy icon Victoria Wood is to be unveiled in Bury town centre this Friday afternoon. Family, friends and colleagues...

Police used unreasonable force when they tasered a Wythenshawe man

Police used "unreasonable and inappropriate" force when they Tasered  a Wythenshawe man who had autism according to a High Court judge. Fifty nine year old...

Manchester Arena memorial design quest gets under way

A search to find designers for the memorial for the 22 May 2017 Manchester Arena attack will be launched tomorrow The tender process is inviting...

Don’t loos out on this unique building

You don’t have to be flush with money, but you may need to spend more than a penny if you are interested in this...

Police ask for public help in finding how two men in Newton Heath

Police investigating the deaths of two men in Newton Heath are appealing for the public’s help. The bodies of two men, who have since been formally...

Vodophone to launch 5G in July and Manchester involved in initial role out

Vodafone says its 5G service will roll out starting 3rd July  and it has named seven cities including Manchester as being ready for the...

Five shops sold knives to 13-year-old girls across Bury

Five retailers in Bury were caught breaking the law during a trading standards and licensing operation over the Easter school holidays. Two under-age volunteers visited...

Fears for missing Oldham teenager

Fourteen year old Jessica Louise Taylor, was last seen at around 1pm on Tuesday 16 April in Manchester City Centre. Jessica is described as a...

Inspectors find a “widespread deterioration” of Trafford council’s children’s services

Trafford Council senior leaders believed that their Children's Care services remained good or outstanding,had no awareness of the decline in services and no accurate...

Andy Burnham to call on Government to declare homelessness emergency

THE MAYOR of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, has called on the government to declare a homelessness emergency and embrace the city-region’s comprehensive plan to...