Rochdale Needs Urgent Action on Flood Defence

Tony Lloyd, Labour’s parliamentary candidate for Rochdale, has condemned Boris Johnson's woeful response to the recent severe flooding in Yorkshire and warns that towns...

£10m Salford flood scheme is completed

A £10 million flood scheme which will protect almost 2,000 homes and businesses in Salford, hold more than 250 Olympic-sized swimming pools of water...

Man in his 50’s dies in Werneth fire

A man believed to be in his 50’s has died after a fire at a property on Nazeby Walk in Werneth earlier this afternoon The man...

33 year old woman dies in M66 smash

A 33 year old woman has died following a crash on the M66 yesterday police have confirmed. A vehicle left the motorway between junctions four...

Region set for hosepipe ban from the 5th August

The North West is set for a hosepipe ban starting from the 5th August unless there is substantial rainfall between now and then. The announcement...

Over 1500 coercive and controlling crimes have been recorded in 3 years since new...

Greater Manchester Police have recorded 1,597 crimes involving coercive and controlling behaviour since a new law was introduced at the end of 2015. The legislation,...

New Oldham road to be named after pioneering female doctor

A new road at the heart of a key regeneration project will be named Olive Claydon Way – in honour of Oldham’s first female GP. The road is...

FIVE million items of PPE distributed by the Manchester and Trafford Mutual Aid Hub

A huge milestone has been passed as Manchester and Trafford Council continue to support the most vulnerable people in the region throughout the Covid-19...

Manchester leader Sir Richard to take on n new role as chair of Greater...

The soon to be former leader of Manchester City Council Sir Richard Leese has been confirmed as chair of Greater Manchester’s Health and Social...

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...