Transport Secretary urged to close £1,600 per person London-North spending gap

Fresh figures reveal the North of England is six-times less funded than London on infrastructure, according to a leading think-tank’s analysis. Secretary of State urged...

GMP officers remember Rick with charity bike ride

Police officers from Greater Manchester Police have cycled from Manchester to Blackpool to raise £4,000 for a charity set up to honour a former...

Pothole wars on Stockport Road

Large sections of Stockport Road (A6) in Levenshulme will be resurfaced throughout August to remove potholes and create a smooth driving surface for drivers. As...

Former Northern Quarter Mill to become Manchester’s biggest ever lofts

 Urban Splash has announced it will be developing the 45,000 sq ft Brownsfield Mill in Manchester’s Northern Quarter.  Urban Splash will work on Brownsfield Mill...

Salford community grow together with new allotment

A Salford community have dug deep to transform an overgrown plot of land into a brand new communal garden and allotment. Housing association Salix Homes...

Brits are a nation of self-proclaimed “wine buffs”, splashing out £988 a year on...

Co-op research also reveals Brits feel the pressure to impress friends and family with their choice of wine Interest in wine has dramatically increased over...

Pop-up pub provides safe haven for people with dementia

A community centre is being transformed into a traditional pub for the day as part of efforts to help people living with dementia. A pop-up...

Celebrating 70 years of Jodrell Bank 

Jodrell Bank is celebrating its 70 years with a month-long programme of events and exhibitions. The programme is part of the Heritage Lottery Fund supported...

Weekend Soccer Round up

Bolton began life in Division One in winning style with a 1-0 victory over Sheffield United on the opening day of the 2016/17 Sky...

Heaton Park is the Queen Bee

The Queen Bee of Manchester’s parks has been crowned with three Green Flag awards for 2016 – including a special community award handed to...