Manchester bomber made his device from watching You Tube videos

According to reports in this morning's Times newspaper, the device that was detonated in the atrium at the Manchester Arena was built using home...

Cladding to be removed from nine blocks in Pendleton

Salford Council has announced that it will be removing cladding from nine tower blocks in Pendleton in the wake of the Grenfell Tower disaster...

Reward for Good Samaritan Bianca

A good Samaritan, who stopped to talk to a distressed man, has been awarded by Greater Manchester Police for her brave and calm intervention. In...

Mayoral review set up to strengthen community cohesion across Greater Manchester

One month on from the tragic arena attack Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham has announced a review into the way extremism is tackled...

New business venture for former asylum seeker Obi

A former asylum seeker who fled war in his African homeland to create a new life in Wigan has spoken of his love for...

New arrivals to Manchester get eco-friendly welcome

People moving to Greater Manchester could be sent a sustainable travel ‘welcome pack’, just one of the ideas currently being explored by Transport for...

Burnham vowes to reassure every Greater Manchester resident following Grenfell fire

Greater Manchester's Mayor Andy Burnham has pledged to provide reassurance to every resident in Greater Manchester following last week's tragic fire in London which killed...

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...

One Salford student has a very special job at this year’s Glastonbury festival

As thousands of people head to Glastonbury this weekend, a student at the University of Salford has a vital role to play at this...

Greater Manchester libraries launch new initiative to help local people start their own businesses

Greater Manchester libraries are introducing a new initiative that aims to help people across the city region launch their own start-up businesses. The Big Ideas...