Volunteers adopt stretch of Uppermill canal 

A stretch of the Huddersfield Narrow Canal in Uppermill, has been adopted by the Uppermill Community Action Network group. The Uppermill Community Action Network group...

Jack Monroe to talk at Anotherway Now event in Manchester

The fifth in a series of live talks organised by Anotherway Now will be held at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation in Manchester on...

What’s New Pussycat? The story of legend Tom Jones told in new musical at...

The Musical takes Salford back to the Sixties to follow the inspirational true story of an ordinary man, with an extraordinary talent, who became...

Back powerful Greater Manchester Mayor says new polling

A year ahead of the first ‘metro-mayor’ elections in Greater Manchester, a new poll reveals that there is strong public backing for the new mayors...

Twenty five consecutive months of growth for Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport celebrated its 25th month of consecutive growth as a host of new services drove passenger numbers close to the 2m mark. There...

First phase of work to upgrade railway between Littleborough and Manchester Victoria completed on...

Trains between Littleborough and Manchester Victoria have returned to normal after five weekends of work to upgrade the railway were completed on time.   Network...

Bloom and go for Gold on two fronts for Oldham

Oldham Council is launching our annual Bloom and Grow campaign – and we are going for gold on two fronts.  This year the borough has...

Stem cell gene therapy for fatal childhood disease ready for human trial

Scientists in Manchester, who have developed a stem cell gene therapy to reverse a fatal childhood illness, have agreed to work with a new...

My Escape….young film-maker taking a stand for better mental health 

Following months of fundraising and campaigning, local film-maker Katherine Whittam is speaking out about the discrimination people with mental health issues experience every day,...

Hundreds of Patients Using Diagnostic Suite at CityLabs

A state-of-the-art diagnostic suite in Manchester has been used by hundreds of patients after successfully launching earlier this year. Nuffield Health, a not-for-profit healthcare organisation,...