Cash boost for Irwell Valley Homes’ multimillion pound regeneration plan

Trafford Council and Irwell Valley Homes have secured £975,000 from The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities' (DLUHC) £10 million Estate Regeneration Fund which...

Manchester man joins water firm as apprentice leak detective

Mancunion, Benjamin Simms, is one of 22 new apprentices joining United Utilities’ 185-strong leakage taskforce to find and plug leaky pipes and protect the...

UK government gives green light for brand-new £105.9 million mental health unit in Manchester

The government has given its final approval for Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH) to build a brand-new mental health unit for...

England’s first Living Wage City beats target

Salford is celebrating beating its target to become England’s first Living Wage City as the campaign celebrates 20 years of existence. The Salford Living...

GMFRS to invest millions in fire stations and training facilities

GREATER Manchester Fire and Rescue Service’s (GMFRS) stations and training facilities are set to undergo huge refurbishments to ensure they are fit for the...

Manchester Hoteliers’ Association launches ‘A Bed for All’ in partnership with Mayor Andy Burnham

The Manchester Hoteliers’ Association (MHA) launched  ‘A Bed for All’ initiative on Monday 1st November raising money for the Greater Manchester Mayor’s Charity. The ‘A...

Firefighters respond to over 400 incidents over busy Guy Fawkes weekend

Firehfighters dealt with more than 400 incidents during one of the busiest weekends of the year for Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service. North West...

Sale’s new Foodhall will open this month, ready for a busy Christmas in the...

The team behind Sale’s new Foodhall has announced the venue will open next month, ready for a busy Christmas in the town centre. Sale...

Stepping Hill hospital suspends patient visits over Covid concerns

Due to the challenges associated with the COVID-19 infection rate at Stepping Hill Hospital and the local community, the decision has been made to...

Strike averted at Wigan plastic manufacturer after workers accepted improved pay offer

Pay strikes at Wigan plastic manufacturer Alpla UK have been cancelled after workers voted to accept an improved pay offer worth at least 6...