Tesco hit with £8m fine after poisoning the River Irwell

Tesco were fined a total of £8million - £5million for the health and safety offence and £3million for the environmental offence after petrol leaked...

Manchester’s Italian Walk

Manchester’s Italian community comes to the fore this Sunday with its most high profile event, the Madonna del Rosario Procession, in honour of Our...

Tackling off-road bikes with specialist policing team and community ‘toolkit’

A new specialist policing team has been set up to tackle issues with off-road bikes across Greater Manchester, hitting the road recently. The new Safer...

Queen’s baton makes flying visit to Manchester

The Queen’s Baton visited Manchester last Friday as it continued its tour of England ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The Baton was joined by...

Sir Howard among nine new appointments to the MIF board

Former CEO of Manchester City Council, Sir Howard Bernstein is among nine new members appointed to the board of Manchester International Festival. Sir Howard joins...

Oldham young filmmaker wins £50K bursary at star studded awards

A young filmmaker from Oldham, whose first feature film is debuting at the London Film Festival this week, has been announced as the winner...

Burnham slams attacks on Bonfire night firefighters

Nearly 400 people made 999 emergency fire calls as Greater Manchester experienced a busy Bonfire Night which included a number of attacks on firefighters...

Attacks on Greater Manchester’s firefighters have increased by 75 per cent

Attacks on firefighters in Greater Manchester have increased 75 per cent, as new national data shows almost 750 firefighters in England were attacked when...

Fresh appeal to find Altrincham women missing since Monday

Officers trying to find a missing woman from Altrincham have released CCTV of her last known whereabouts. Marie Scott, 57, was last seen at around...

75 year old killed after being hit by a car on Chester Road in...

A seventy five year old man has died after being hit by a car on Chester Road last night. An elderly man has died following...