New recruits start their policing career at GMP after unique training during the pandemic

Last week 180 new officers celebrated the end of their police training. The latest cohort of recruits, who completed their training during lockdown, will...

Last chance saloon warning for Bury over Covid infections

We are in the last chance saloon – we need to obey the rules or go into further lockdown.” This is the stark message from...

North West tops the amount of people wkrking night shifts

The number of people regularly working nights has shot up by 260,000 in the past five years and the highest figures are in the...

Greater Manchester Law Centre warns against the ‘decimation’ of Legal Aid

The Greater Manchester Law Centre (GMLC) has called for “urgent action” following national and local news coverage of the ‘decimation’ of Legal Aid and has...

Victoria attack-Police conclude search at Cheetham Hill

Police have announced that they have now concluded the search at the address in Cheetham Hill, Manchester that was being carried out following the...

GMP Fed chairman slams police cuts saying more officers on the beat will prevent...

The chairman of Greater Manchester's Police Federation has criticised the cuts made to the force since 2010 and said that the key to fighting...

Bury Market to reopen on 15th June

Bury Market, will re-open to welcome back customers on Monday 15 June. Measures are being put in place to maintain social distancing and ensure that...

Two children in critical condition after two separate accidents in Heywood

Two children are critical in hospital following two separate collisions in Heywood on Friday evening. The first happened around 5.40pm saw an eleven year old...

Manchester remembers

On a hot afternoon, they came together to remember the twenty two whose lives were cut short and the many more injured and affected...

Ambitious plans revealed to transform Oldham Town Centre

An ambitious plan to transform Oldham, including creating more than 2,000 new homes in the town centre, 1,000 new jobs and 100 apprenticeship opportunities,...