Manchester Council asks for £71.8m to repair restart & rethink cultural life in city

Manchester has written an open letter to Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden and Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak asking for an immediate life-line of...

Mystery Salford artist urged to come forward

A mystery artist who left his or her work on the steps of Salford Civic Centre is being urged to come forward so the...

Greater Manchester publishes its up to date figures on COVID-19 infections

Greater Manchester is at a crucial moment in its management of Covid-19 as lockdown continues to be eased and we learn to live with...

Bold Greater Manchester plan to tackle serious violence puts families and young people at...

THE GREATER Manchester Serious Violence Action Plan has been unveiled today  as figures reveal that hundreds of weapons have been taken off the streets...

Online book of remembrance for Greater Manchester’s Covid-19 victims to be set up

Lives lost to the Covid-19 pandemic in Greater Manchester are to be remembered and honoured in an online memorial book, created in partnership with...

The impact of 10 years of austerity on the North of England has been...

Ten years on from the Austerity Budget, IPPR North has published analysis showing that a decade of austerity has “eroded resilience” in the North...

£732m cost to Greater Manchester local government from coronavirus

ANALYSIS undertaken by the ten Greater Manchester councils and Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) shows that the impact of coronavirus and the actions taken...

Plans for Rochdale Town Hall restoration move forward

The restoration of Rochdale's Grade I-listed town hall has taken a major step forward following the submission of a listed building and planning application...

Police hero pulls woman from the River Irwell

A police officer jumped into the swollen River Irwell at Clifton Country Park to rescue a woman who had fallen in on Tuesday afternoon PC...

United We Stream wraps up after raising £480,000 for good causes in Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester’s acclaimed United We Stream broadcasting platform has finished production on regular fundraising shows, having raised a staggering £477,000 for local charities and good causes. United We...