Dippy on tour tram hits the network

A special dinosaur tram, produced in partnership with Transport for Greater Manchester, has hit the Metrolink network ahead of Dippy the dinosaur's visit to...

Government 100 per cent behind Martyn’s Law

The Government has indicated that it is strongly behind Martyn’s Law to introducing tougher security checks at public venues. The law is named after Martyn...

Fire crews battle blaze at 19th century Cheshire historic house

Firefighters in Cheshire have been battling through the night to tackle a fire at Tilstone House, near Tarporley. Fire crews arrived around 8.30 yesterday...

Elderly woman dies in Ashton after being hit by a car

An eighty-one-year-old woman has died in hospital after being by a car in Ashton Under Lyne yesterday. The accident happened around 5.15pm on Stockport Road The...

Man killed in smash after his car failed to stop for police on A6...

A man has died after his car smashed into railings and a lamppost after he failed to stop for police in the early hours...

GMP welcomes highest intake of female officers to date

The first attestation of 2020 took place yesterday on 8 January at the Albert Hall in Bolton and saw the largest single intake of...

Manchester City Council to act on Martyn’s Law

A meeting of Manchester City Council’s Executive will act on proposals that will enshrine the principles of Martyn’s Law into future regulations to ensure...

Five arrested after man dies of head injuries in Bolton

Police have arrested four men – aged 39, 20, 39 and 35 – and a 43-year-old woman on suspicion of manslaughter after the death...

Rats found at Salford take away

A Salford takeaway which carried on trading even after fresh rat droppings were repeatedly found on the premises has been fined £6,000. Yamin 121 Ltd,...

Salford unveils £3 million of cycle and walking plans to connect city

Plans have been revealed for a major new pedestrian and cycling routes in Salford, connecting Walkden, Worsley and Boothstown as well as providing access...