Full impact of Boxing Day floods revealed

The full extent of the devastation caused by flooding across Greater Manchester in December has been revealed.  A report to be issued today ( Friday)...

World Premiere brings ancient story to a modern audience

Theatre  maker Rose van Leyenhorst and co-director Chris Hill have teamed up to create THE ODDITY, a contemporary exploration of The Odyssey introducing ​Tilly​,​...

Award-winning progressive pop from Manchester’s The Blackheart Orchestra

Manchester based singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist duo The Blackheart Orchestra bring a heavenly fusion of acoustic folk, progressive pop and modern classical composition with new...

Rosie’s coming back to the cobbles 

Rosie Webster is to make a welcome return to the cobbles - five years after leaving Weatherfield.  Actress Helen Flanagan is to reprise the role...

New low cost flights to the Canaries from Manchester to begin 

Low-cost airline Norwegian is launching its busiest ever winter with brand new low-cost flights from Manchester to Gran Canaria and Tenerife this week.  Norwegian’s inaugural...

Two part Xmas special of Last Tango in Halifax revealed 

Filming is now underway for the two-part Christmas special of Last Tango in Halifax. The BAFTA Award-winning BBC One drama achieved an average of...

Life sentence for man who knifed his friend over drug argument 

A man who stabbed another man to death in Salford has been jailed for life. 29 year old Piotr Olejarczyk  of Knoll Street, Salford was...

“I deeply regret what happened” says “Boob job cop” who keeps he job at...

The Greater Manchester Police Chief who mocked a colleague over her "boob Job" will be allowed to keep her job. A disciplinary panel ruled the...

£6.7m boost for Salford Royal

A £6.7 million financial boost has been awarded to Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust (SRFT) to create a city-wide early translational patient safety research...

Drone incidents on the rise across Greater Manchester

There has been an increase in incidents concerning drones across Greater Manchester in the last year. Two hundred and twenty five were recorded in 2016,...