Preferred bidder announced for Wigan Athletic

A preferred buyer for Championship club Wigan Athletic has been chosen, says the administrator . They have until midday tomorrow  to sign a letter confirming...

Become Bike Smart this Road Safety Week

Greater Manchester’s road users are being encouraged to be more aware of cyclists and motorcyclists this Road Safety Week (November 19 to 25). More than a third...

Tens of millions of public money used to “prop up” poorly managed academy schools...

A lack of transparency in local academy financial information is harming parents’ ability to hold their local academy leaders and the DfE to account,...

Oldham Council set to bring Unity Partnership services back under council control

At a meeting on 24 January, Oldham’s Cabinet are set to discuss the future of Unity Partnership. Unity Partnership which currently delivers a range of...

GMP celebrates commitment and bravery of officers

The latest awards evening held by Greater Manchester Police (GMP) recognised the dedication, bravery and outstanding contributions to policing. The ceremony took place on Tuesday...

Trafford Council welcomes decision not to lift coronavirus restrictions

The decision not to ease restrictions in Trafford has been welcomed by Trafford Council. Matt Hancock, Health and Social Care Secretary, took the decision that...

Aldi to invest £2.5million in Greater Manchester as part of continued expansion

Aldi, the UK’s lowest priced supermarket, is to invest more than £2.5million in new and upgraded stores across Greater Manchester this year, creating over...

Greater Manchester’s first Fire Plan aims to ensure most vulnerable are protected

A WIDE-RANGING new plan setting out the priorities for Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS) has launched today (Friday 14 May), which includes...

Your chance to look at the latest plans for Salford Crescent

Members of the public will get a chance to look at the latest plans for the redevelopment of the Salford Crescent masterplan, the joint initiative by...

Global campaign to end ivory trade begins in Manchester

Thousands of virtual elephants will be released in Manchester, in the first leg of a trek through Birmingham, London, France, the Netherlands, Australia and...