North West drivers warned that smoking in cars with children is banned from today

Smokers in the North West are being given one more reason to quit as new government laws come into force today which make it...

New boss appointed for Greater Manchester’s health

Wendy Meredith has today been appointed as Greater Manchester’s first ever Director of Population Health Transformation Working closely with healthcare bosses and senior council officials,...

£45m Life Sciences Fund Launched at Alderley Park

Manchester Science Partnerships (MSP)have announced the launch of a new fund, with a first close of £30.7m, to support growing businesses in the region’s...

Morrissey has a veggie makeover

Animal rights Group PETA have decided that the former lead singer with the Smith's, should have a veggie makeover for tomorrow's Vegetarian Day. The group,...

The Space Project reveals plans for expansion

A report to be presented to Manchester City Council’s Executive on 7 October reveals plans for further expansion of The Space Project in West...

Report finds Cyclists face danger across Metrolink tracks

Love Your Bike, the cycling advocacy campaign co-ordinated by Manchester Friends of the Earth, has published the results of a survey of people's experiences...

Droylsden hit for six

A first half hat trick in the first seventeen minutes condemned Droylsden to their heaviest home defeat of the season in last night's Evo...

Wilfred Owen: The Soldier’s Story by Anthony and Lorraine Brown

As part of itsWorld War I commemorations, Manchester Cathedral is honoured to present ‘The Soldier’s Story’, by Liverpool artists Anthony and Lorraine Brown. The exhibition...

Community groups can get their hands on £10,000 to help make their neighbourhoods greener

Community groups in Greater Manchester and West Yorkshire are being invited to apply for a £10,000 grant to help make their neighbourhoods greener thanks...

Scheme to protect vital gas pipeline in Stockport receives praise

National Grid engineers have finished work on a £250,000 project to shore up the banks of the River Tame after erosion threatened the safety...