Manchester Police to double the amount of officers trained to use tasers

Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins has today announced that the force will double the number of officers trained in the use of...

£5.5m grants to boost RHS Bridgewater are announced

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has been awarded two major grants to support the development of RHS Garden Bridgewater in Salford. A grant of £5...

Salford Council agree further loan for AJ Bell stadium

Salford Council have agreed to fund a further loan to the AJ Bell stadium, the home of Sale Sharks and Salford Reds. A sum of...

Salford gets sporty as BBC One’s Sport Relief comes to MediaCity

Sport Relief 2018 will be broadcast live on BBC One from Salford. Taking place on March 23, the star-studded night of TV will take place...

Missing Caspar Blackburn-Body found in canal

Police searching for missing 22 year old Caspar Blackburn have found the body of a man in a canal in Sale this morning. The discovery was...

Urgent -Can you offer a home for Little Flo?

Charity Finding Furever Homes (FFH) is appealing for a temporary foster home in the SK postcode for a dog who has had her leg...

Chetham’s students release Don’t Look Back in Anger, six months after Arena attack

Chetham’s students have arranged and recorded a new version of Oasis’ Don’t Look Back in Anger to encourage people to remember and support victims of terror...

Teddies left in tribute to Arena victims go off to a new home

Nearly 2000 teddy bears left in heartfelt tribute to those who were killed or injured in the terror attack at Manchester Arena in May...

North West’s Water Company launches debt management scheme for its customers

United Utilities has launched two new financial support schemes, one of which guarantees to help customers behind with their water bills to be debt...

New Oxford Road hotel is dedicating their meeting rooms to famous Manchester alumni

MANCHESTER’S newest city centre hotel has named all its meeting rooms after famous Manchester University alumni. Lots of celebrities, prize-winning academics, actors, artists, architects and...