Man charged over Barton air crash

A 51 year old man has been charged following last September’s air crash in Barton. A light aircraft had crashed on farm land shortly after take-off...

Northern leaders call for an ‘aviation strategy for the North’ to ensure its position...

The government must establish Northern airports as the ‘beating heart’ of the Northern Powerhouse economy, business and civic leaders will say today . Figures from...

Twenty five year old detained under mental health act following Victoria attack

Greater Manchester Police have confirmed that the 25 year old man arrested last night following the incident at Manchester Victoria Station has been assessed...

Numbers Continue To Grow At Manchester Airport As £1bn Investment Work Begins

Numbers continue to increase at the UK’s third biggest airport, as more than three million people passed through Manchester Airport in July.  It sees the...

Greater Manchester apprentices can now save £300 on the cost of their commute

Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) and the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) have launched a new public transport offer for apprentices, potentially saving them...

Parliament and the Fundraising Regulator Raise Concerns over Giving Platform Charges

In the last week both parliament and the Fundraising Regulator have raised concerns over the fees charged by fundraising platforms such as JustGiving, in...

Mayoral review set up to strengthen community cohesion across Greater Manchester

One month on from the tragic arena attack Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham has announced a review into the way extremism is tackled...

Detectives searching for a missing Marie have released images of a couple that may...

Detectives searching for a missing woman from Altrincham have released images of a couple that may hold key information. Marie Scott, 57, was last seen...

Denton gasholders to be dismantled

National Grid is starting work to dismantle two unused gas holders on its site off Oldham Street in Denton. The site will be cleared as...

Heartworm wins the 2017 Bruntwood Prize

Tim X Atack has been announced as this year's winner of the Bruntwood Prize for his  play Heartworm. Tim X Atack is an award- winning writer,...