Arena attack review recommends region’s public bodies take on “Hillsborough” charter for grieving ...

The panel, chaired by Lord Bob Kerslake, has today published a progress report outlining the work carried out so far and recommending that all...

Bumper 2017 for Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport is celebrating a record breaking 2017 after more passengers than ever flew from the UK’s third largest airport. Last year 27,791,274 passengers passed...

Council Chiefs approve Great Jackson Street plans to connect the City Centre with Hulme...

Plans to build a neighbourhood of skyscrapers in Manchester have been agreed by the city council. The executive committee meeting yesterday approved plans for the...

Salford to build first council houses for a generation

Demand for affordable housing is so high in Salford that 28 people are bidding for every property that becomes available. And that’s despite another new...

Greater Manchester Law Centre: Save our Home at 159 Princess Road

The Greater Manchester Law Centre (GMLC) have issued an appeal for 159 supporters to set up donations in order to keep their premises at...

Are you feline charitable? Help create a kilometre of woollen and fabric kittens and...

Charitable residents at a sheltered housing scheme have come up with a purr-fect way to support dementia research. The army of crafters at Wellgreen Lodge...

Kellogg’s move to Salford Quays with Tony the tiger tram takeover

There were some strange happenings on the Piccadilly to MediaCityUK line this week which sent amused travellers into a tizz as they were greeted...

Two key projects to deliver brand new affordable homes in Manchester

The City Council’s executive is set to approve plans for a raft of new affordable homes across a number of sites in north Manchester...

Tameside Hospital becomes first to ban all sugary drinks and snacks

Tameside Hospital has become the first hospital in the country to ban sugary snacks from its canteen. The move follows a successful staff weight-loss scheme at...

We’re pressing on with Riverside Development say Rochdale councillors

Rochdale Borough Council's Cabinet has reaffirmed its commitment to the Rochdale Riverside retail and leisure development. Councillors had been asked to consider the future direction...